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Man whose wife died outside hospital gets apology from CEO
BOSTON (AP) — A Massachusetts man whose wife collapsed and died outside a locked hospital emergency room door has received a face-to-face apology from the chief executive of the hospital's parent company.Patrick Wardell, CEO of Cambridge Health Alliance, told Peter DeMarco during a two-hour meeting
Dennis-Yarmouth stuns Watertown in D2 field hockey - The Boston Globe
In a rematch of last year’s Division 2 state semifinal, a 1-0 loss, the Dolphins denied nine-time defending champion Watertown a shot at another championship, snapping the Raiders’ 49-game postseason winning streak with a 2-1 victory at Braintree High.
These maps show how much snow Massachusetts could get in Thursday’s nor’easter - The Boston Globe
“Low pressure will impact the region late Thursday into Friday with a mixture of rain, snow, sleet and ice,” forecasters wrote. “There is the potential for snow and ice accumulations away from the immediate coast.”
Police share video of turkey intently chasing police cruiser
CHESHIRE, Mass. (AP) - Police in two Massachusetts communities say they've launched a joint investigation into the turkey who tried to chase down a police cruiser this week. Cheshire Police Officer Dylan Vandoloski took video of the feathered suspect trotting behind his police car while he was on pa
Route 1 Restaurant Closes In Peabody One Year After Makeover
PEABODY, MA -- A new name and a fresh remodel do not appear to have been enough to save a restaurant on Route 1 in Peabody. SeaGrilz and North Shore Lobster has closed, less than a year after it changed its name from Sea Witch Restaurant & Oyster Bar.
Man Charged In Dorchester Gas Station Clerk Murder Released From Jail
BOSTON (CBS) - The man charged with killing a popular gas station clerk in Dorchester last month has been released from jail on a promise to return to court. Kevin Williams, 21, had been ordered held without bail at his arraignment in Dorchester Municipal Court October 9. He is charged with murder a
The “worst toys” for the holidays, according to safety group
James Swartz, director of the Massachusetts-based consumer safety group World Against Toys Causing Harm, or W.A.T.C.H., displays a Black Panther "slash claw" as he introduces toys topping the group's annual list of worst toys for the holiday season, during a news conference, Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018,
Thanksgiving Eve Service - Watertown, MA Patch
Armenian Memorial Church - 32 Bigelow Ave., Watertown invites you to join in its annul THANKSGIVING EVE SERVICE - "Persist in Prayer and Thanksgiving". Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 7:30 pm.The evening's offering and canned food donations will be given to the Watertown Food Pantry.After the service,
Man struck, killed by commuter rail train in Waltham
Detectives are continuing to investigate what happened, but foul play isn’t suspected, according to police.
6 maps predicting how much snow will fall in Massachusetts later this week
Meteorologist David Epstein says the precipitation, which will include sleet and rain in parts of Massachusetts, will change to a cold rain Friday during the day before skies clear for the weekend.
Dunkin’ isn’t bringing back a beloved holiday coffee flavor this year — and people are real mad online
After rumors of the seasonal favorite’s demise recently began spreading online, Dunkin’ confirmed that the company has no plans to bring back the rich, chocolatey flavor swirl — at least this year.
What we know about Tuukka Rask’s leave of absence from the Bruins
Bruins general manager Don Sweeney addressed the media after the team’s practice at Warrior Arena Friday morning, where the 31-year-old goaltender was not present, as reported by The Patriot Ledger’s Mike Loftus.
Boston Police Seek Man Suspected of Assaulting Child
Edwin Fantauzzi, 30, of Lawrence, Massachusetts, is wanted on charges of assault with intent to rape a child under 16, indecent assault and battery on a child under 14, aggravating kidnapping and enticement of a child, according to Boston Police.
Hate crimes were up 9 percent in Massachusetts in 2017, FBI says - The Boston Globe
Hate crimes rose 9 percent in Massachusetts last year from 2016 and 17 percent nationwide, rising for the third straight year across the country, the FBIreportedTuesday.
Another nor’easter is coming Thursday night, and this one may bring snow - The Boston Globe
Tuesday’s nor’easter has now moved out to sea, and this will allow much colder air to filter into the region overnight. Boston has not yet had an official freeze, but that will all change over the next 24 hours as temperatures go below freezing across much of the region. Wednesday and Thursday will
Person struck, killed by commuter rail in Waltham
WALTHAM, Mass.- A pedestrian was struck and killed by a commuter train Tuesday morning.The train was stopped near Main and Linden streets just after 9 a.m., near the Route 20 overpass.The victim was apparently pronounced dead at the scene.Boston 25 has reached out to MBTA Transit Police and Keolis f
Should the Boston speed limit be 20 mph? Some say things need to change to make the city’s streets safer.
The proposed speed reduction, put forth by councilors Ed Flynn and Frank Baker, comes nearly two years after officials decreased the limit from 30 to 25 mph.
Tuukka Rask returned to Bruins practice after a 5-day leave
Boston Bruins goaltender Tuukka Rask during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the Philadelphia Flyers Saturday, Sept. 29, 2018, in Boston.–AP Photo/Winslow Townson
Man fatally shot in Brockton, police actively searching for shooting suspect
The shooting happened on Keith Avenue just before 7 p.m. The victim, a 27-year-old man, was rushed to Good Samaritan Medical Center with life-threatening injuries. The Plymouth County District Attorney's office said Tuesday that the victim had died. People in the neighborhood told Boston 25 News tha
Watertown-Based Athenahealth Bought For $5.7B
WATERTOWN, MA – Watertown-based athenahealth has been acquired by Veritas Capital and Evergreen Coast Capital for $5.7 billion, the company announced Monday. Under the terms of the agreement, athenahealth shareholders will receive $135 in cash per share.