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One killed and two injured in Lynn shooting, police say
LYNN, MA (WHDH) - One person was killed and two others injured in an early morning shooting in Lynn, police say.
1 dead, 2 injured in overnight shooting in Lynn
#BREAKING: 3 males shot in Lynn early Saturday morning. Police confirm 1 person has died, 2 others taken to the hospital -- one of those with potentially life-threatening injuries.@jessicamreyeswill have a LIVE report at 6#Boston25— Courtney Spinelli (@CourtSpinelliTV)June 23, 2018
Police: Woman Arrested Twice in 4 Hours for Stealing
A Massachusetts woman was arrested, not once, but twice on Thursday, in connection to two separate incidents in Boston, according to police.
Firefighters battling apartment building fire in Chelsea
CHELSEA, Mass.- A fire broke out at a large apartment building in Chelsea, forcing dozens of residents to evacuate their homes.
Man Attacks Bank Teller Who Questioned Him On Phony Check
BURLINGTON, MA -- A Lowell man lunged over the counter and grabbed a teller by the wrist at the Rockland Trust on Cambridge Street on June 14 in an attempt to take back his license and a fraudulent check. According to the Burlington Police Department log,Dashawn Sylvette Owens,25, of Lowell, attacke
Woman who lost business in hurricane pursues new venture in Lawrence
Roanny Colon, 31, drove 18-wheeler trucks and then started her own towing company in Carolina, a city that is just outside San Juan, Puerto Rico's capital and largest city. As a woman driving huge trucks and towing disabled vehicles, she was practically alone in businesses dominated by men.
RMLD: Plug-In Electric Vehicle 101
READING, MA — For many of us, plug-in electric vehicles (PEVs) are a new and unexplored world. However, you may be surprised to know that electric vehicles have existed in some iteration since 1900, and that plug-in electric vehicles, which are the main focus of this article, have been around since
Police investigate stabbing at home of Somerville mayor's sister
SOMERVILLE, Mass. —Somerville police are investigating a stabbing that took place during a party at the home of the mayor's sister.The stabbing occurred Thursday night during a party so large that Somerville police said they called for help from the Medford Police Department and the Massachusetts St
Jury: Mafia boss, helper guilty in slaying of music club owner
Credit: APFrancis P. "Cadillac Frank" Salemme, after his arrest Aug. 11, 1995, in West Palm Beach, Fla.
Beverly Police Investigating North Shore Eats
BEVERLY, MA -- Beverly Police have opened an investigation of Greg Bates, the founder of the popular North Shore Eats Facebook group. Bates has come under fire in recent days for exchange favorable reviews for gift cards from local restaurants and of inflating claims of how much he has donated to ch
Billerica police probe shots fired incident
BILLERICA -- Police are investigating an incident in which a man got out of a car, fired several gunshots at the side of a residential building on Boston Road, and then sped off in his car, according to a press release.
Cambridge police recover nearly $95K for resident scammed into wire transfer
CAMBRDIGE, Mass.- A Cambridge resident was nearly scammed out of $95,000, but was able to recover her finances thanks to quick work by the Cambridge Police Department.
Peabody 4th of July Parades and More: 2018 Guide
9 a.m. - 12 p.m. at Emerson Park: Join in for road races, games, face painting, and refreshments. Refreshments include ice cream donated by Treadwell's Ice Cream.
Swastika, slur found in lobby of Reading middle school
"We continue to be disheartened and saddened by these events in our schools and troubled that this hate continues to exist in our community,” Superintendent of Reading Public Schools Dr. John F. Doherty said. “Although the events continue, we need to continue to do the work necessary to educate our
After Nanny Locks Child In Hot Car, Melrose Police Warn Residents
MELROSE, MA — After Chief Michael Lyle was the first officer on the scene Thursday of a toddler accidentally left in a hot car, he's reminding residents to take extra care.
Tewksbury man charged with robbing Gronkowski's home arraigned
Shane Denn (Franklin County Sheriff's Office)WRENTHAM, Mass. (AP) -- One of three men charged in connection with a robbery at the home of New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski while he was away at the Super Bowl has been held on $100,000 bail.The Sun Chronicle reports that 26-year-old Shane
Tewskbury 4th Of July Fireworks: 2018 Guide
TEWKSBURY, MA — Celebrate the Fourth of July in Tewksbury this year with a fireworks spectacular.Fireworks will blast off at Livingston Park on July 3 starting at 9:30 p.m. Livingston Park is located at 288 Livingston Street.According to the Friends of the Tewksbury Patriotic Activities Committee's
$95,000 recovered from international scam attempt, police say
Earlier this month, the victim was contacted by a person who claimed to be a representative of the Chinese government, police said. She was convinced to buy an international phone and, police said, she communicated with the scammer several times each day.
RMLD Plug-in Electric Vehicle Ride and Drive Event
WHEN:Sunday, July 15, 2018, 10:00 am – 2:00 pmWHERE:Swain Green across from Wilmington Town Common, Middlesex Avenue, Wilmington
Trooper exposed to fentanyl during traffic stop on Cape
The Trooper observed a powder substance on himself and experienced light-headedness after he conducted a frisk of Arthur Ashley, 37, of New Bedford, police said. Ashley was showing possible overdose symptoms.