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Man who grabbed woman, intentionally jumped in front of dump truck in Gloucester faces attempted murder charge

GLOUCESTER , MASS. (WHDH) - A Beverly man who police say grabbed a woman and intentionally jumped in front of a dump truck Friday in Gloucester faces an attempted murder charge, officials say.


'YOUR BEST SHOT' GALLERY: Collection of art by Kim Blenkhorn of Medway

Each week, we share some of YOUR best photos or art work. This week we offer this collection of mixed media artwork by Kim Blenkhorn of Medway. Media include oil pastels, acrylic and a few water color. "Some you may recognize as photos that other people sent into the Gazette over the years, that I t


Sen. Elizabeth Warren calls for impeachment process against President Donald Trump to begin

Senator and 2020 presidential hopeful Elizabeth Warren has called for the U.S. House to initiate impeachment proceedings relating to President Donald Trump in a series of tweets Friday afternoon.


Toddler found in the street after wandering away from Peabody day care

PEABODY, Mass. - A Peabody day care has been shut down for the day due to a Department of Children and Families investigation. A woman was driving on Lowell Street in Peabody Friday morning when she saw a toddler wandering in the street. The woman jumped out of her car, grabbed the 2-year-old girl a


Three notes on area businesses for Aptil 18, 2019

Send news about your local business to MWBusiness@wickedlocal.com. We’re interested in news about business people, expansions, openings and community involvement by MetroWest businesses and business people. Follow Daily News Business Editor Bob Tremblay on Twitter @Bob Tremblay_MW.


Assault; Fraud: Milford Police Log

MILFORD, MA — Here's a sample of some types of calls the Milford Police Department respond to each day from the police logs, which are public. Arrests do not imply conviction and just because someone reports a crime does not mean it happened that way.


Milford complains about Amazon drivers

MILFORD – Employees of several businesses on Commercial Way and Industrial Road say Amazon drivers are routinely making their daily commutes dangerous. “There’s a stop sign there. Maybe they don’t see it, but it’s certainly not being adhered to,” said Planning Board member Patrick Kennelly, who work


Peabody woman rescues a toddler standing in traffic

PEABODY — Joann Cronin couldn’t believe her eyes Friday morning when she saw a toddler walking in the middle of Lowell Street. The Peabody Municipal Federal Credit Union assistant manager slammed on her brakes, jumped out of her car, and scooped up the 2-year-old.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Brush fire that damaged home in Uxbridge under investigation

UXBRIDGE, Mass. - A reward is being offered for information on what caused an eight-acre brush fire in Uxbridge on Wednesday that damaged a home. Firefighters from Uxbridge and neighboring communities responded to the fire on Old Elmdale Road around 2 p.m.


DA: Marlborough man accused of repeatedly raping young girl took more than 100 nude photos

MARLBOROUGH, MASS. (WHDH) - A Marlborough man accused of a raping a young girl over the course of four years had more than 100 nude images of the victim stashed in his home, Middlesex District Attorney Marian T. Ryan announced Friday.


Brockton woman says sneeze caused wild crash into store

BROCKTON — As employees were inside the combined gas station and coffee shop, a quiet night turned hectic as glass shattered and suddenly flung throughout the business. A sedan had crashed into the front of the Westside Shell, at 945 Belmont St., causing the large glass windows to shatter and come c


Doctor charged with paying teen boy for sex

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts doctor is facing charges for allegedly paying $200 to have sex with a 14-year-old boy he met on a chat app and for possessing child pornography.


UPDATE: I-495 reopened but traffice slow after wires down in Marlborough

MARLBOROUGH - I-495 has been reopened, Marlborough Police is reporting on its Twitter feed at 15 p.m. Traffic is slow, so motorists are advised to continue to seek alternative routes.


RI child molestation suspect caught in California

CENTRAL FALLS, R.I. (WPRI) — One of Rhode Island's most wanted fugitives is now in custody, according to Central Falls police. U.S. Marshals captured Saul Lopez in California Thursday afternoon, police announced Friday.


Police capture one of R.I.'s most wanted in California

CENTRAL FALLS -- One of Rhode Island’s most wanted fugitives was arrested in California on Thursday on charges of child molestation, according to the Central Falls police. Saul Lopez, 63, was arrested at a home on Elder Avenue in Moreno Valley, California, the Central Falls police said.


Milford hero dispatcher Jason Covino honored by Celtics

MILFORD – Wednesday night found Milford police dispatcher Jay Covino at center court during the Boston Celtics' home playoff game, the focus of a standing ovation from 18,000-plus fans at TD Garden.


New Mexican Restaurant Opens In Milford

MILFORD, MA — Milford's newest Mexican restaurant just opened on Wednesday and is ready for business. Taqueria la Estrella is located at 134 South Main St and took over the space where the old Carnivores All American BBQ was. The restaurant serves authentic Mexican food.


Woman rescued after tree falls on car in Sudbury

SUDBURY, MASS. (WHDH) - A woman was rescued after a tree came crashing down on her car Friday in Sudbury. Crews responding to the area of Haynes and Pantry saw a tree on a vehicle and downed power lines.


Driver faces charges after crashing into Marylou's coffee shop, Shell Gas station in Brockton

BROCKTON, Mass. — A vehicle crashed through the front window and into a gas station convenience store in Brockton on Thursday night. Video and photos from the scene showed the sedan partially inside the Marylou's and Shell Gas station on Belmont Street.