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A Mini-Fridge from the ’30s, an Antique Scooter & Other Cool Craigslist Finds in Worcester County
Everyone loves a good “find.” Over its many years of existence, Craigslist.com has become a great place to find unique and rare items from individual sellers in your local area.
11 Great Ways to Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day Weekend in Worcester County
WORCESTER – This year, St. Patrick’s Day falls on a Sunday. For many that annually indulge in the March 17 celebrations, following the holiday at work on Monday, March 18 may prove to be difficult.
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker says President Trump’s comments about John McCain are ‘completely inappropriate’
Gov. Charlie Baker called the late Sen. John McCain a “great man and a great American” following President Donald Trump’s disparaging comments this week. “By any standard John McCain was a great man and a great American, period,” Baker said on WGBH Thursday. “I was brought up in a house where you do
Happy Birthday! Man Wins $1 Million On Scratch Ticket Gift From Wife
BOSTON (CBS) – An Ipswich man hit the jackpot on a birthday gift from his wife. Gjergji Prifti won $1 million on a $5 Massachusetts State Lottery scratch ticket. He’s the second $1 million prize winner from the “$1,000,000 Double Jackpot” game. The ticket has chances to win on both the front and bac
Webster to Receive Nearly $8K in Energy Efficiency Grant
WEBSTER – The town of Webster is one of four communities in Massachusetts named by National Grid to participate in the company’s 2019 Community Initiative and receive funding to support and implement energy efficiency outreach.
On-duty Phoenix police officer struck, killed by car while assisting others
PHOENIX (KTVK/Meredith) -- A Phoenix police officer was struck and killed by a car Thursday morning when he stopped to help other people involved in a crash. According to Phoenix police, officer Paul Rutherford, 51, stopped and got out of his police vehicle to assist two people who were involved in
Three Banks in CT Named Some of the Best in the World
Liberty Bank, People’s United and Webster Bank have been named three of the best bank’s in the world, according to Forbes. In partnership with the market research firm Statista, the Forbes study surveyed more than 40,000 customers around the globe for their opinions on their current and former banki
Lori Loughlin, husband to share court stage with Felicity Huffman
Embattled actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion-designer husband Mossimo Giannulli will be allowed to put off their highly anticipated debuts in Boston’s federal district court, but only until April 3 — meaning they’ll be sharing the spotlight with actress Felicity Huffman.
Woman Charged With OUI; Police Find Beer & Pills In Car
MILFORD, MA- A Duxbury woman is facing OUI charges in Milford after she was arrested Wednesday night on Main Street. Milford Police were called to the area of Spruce Street and School Street for reports of an intoxicated woman. Officers were told a driver on that street appeared to be drunk and pull
UPS truck crashes, scattering 1,000 packages across highway
CHELMSFORD, Mass. — Massachusetts State Police say a UPS tractor-trailer has crashed with another truck, scattering more than 1,000 packages across an interstate highway. Police say the crash on Interstate 495 south in Chelmsford at about 10:30 p.m. Wednesday was one of two accidents on the same str
R.I. State Police charge 88 people with fraudulently collecting public assistance
SCITUATE — The state police on Thursday announced charges against 88 people who investigators say fraudulently received public-assistance benefits. The suspects got about $469,000 in public assistance over the last several years, even though they had outstanding criminal court warrants when they app
Former Dudley resident James Edwards, charged with putting father's body in freezer, back in court
DUDLEY – A Shrewsbury man who in 2017 allegedly stored his father’s corpse in a basement freezer, never telling authorities, was back in Dudley District Court on Thursday. James R. Edwards, 50, of 59 South St., Shrewsbury, appeared for a probable disposition of the case, but it was continued to May
Police: Tennessee men planned to sell AK-47, other guns in Brockton
BROCKTON — Three Tennessee men arrested in the city with a cache of firearms and ammunition planned to sell the guns, including an AK-47, an officer testified in court Thursday.
Putnam man charged with sexually assaulting teen
John Penney firstname.lastname@example.org, (860) 857-6965 jpenneynb PUTNAM — A 45-year-old Putnam man was charged on Wednesday with sexually assaulting an 18-year woman five years ago, police said.
These Worcester streets will be closed during the 2019 St. Patrick’s Parade and road race; Police ask parade-goers to be aware of surroundings
Ahead of a belated Worcester County St. Patrick’s Parade, police are asking drivers to avoid certain streets and are announcing road closures. The parade and Guinness Celtic 5K road race are scheduled for Sunday, after being delayed earlier this month because of snow.
Former Worcester bar owner hopes to fill void in the city by opening restaurant, nightclub in Union Station
When the opportunity arose to open a restaurant and nightclub in Worcester’s Union Station, former bar owner William Broullon saw a chance to become the missing puzzle piece in the middle of the city’s renaissance.
Police: Putnam woman arrested for operating a drug factory
A Putnam woman was arrested on Tuesday evening, after a lengthy investigation revealed that she was operating a drug factory out of her home. At approximately 7:00 p.m. , police said members of the Troop-D Quality of Life Task Force, the Statewide Narcotics Task Force – East Office, the Putnam Polic
Previously Turtleboy Famous Connecticut Corridor Velociratchet Mary DeJesse Is Still Robbing People, Has No Regrets, Is Going To Fight Everyone And Seems Like A Really Swell Parent
She’s the gutterslug from Eastford, CT who starred in this blog:. Prego Connecticut Corridor Velociratchet Shares WINY Radio Post About Her Arrest Over Fentanyl Dispute With Local Afropotamus.
Jury begins deliberations in Worcester human trafficking case
Gary V. Murray Telegram & Gazette Staff @GaryMurrayTG — WORCESTER - Jury deliberations began Thursday in the trial of two men with alleged gang ties who are charged with human trafficking for sexual servitude and deriving support from the earnings of a prostitute.
Lawsuit: Police forced false confession in deadly fire
BOSTON - A man who says he was wrongfully imprisoned for more than three decades after being convicted of starting a 1982 Massachusetts fire that killed eight people is suing officers he says forced him to falsely confess.