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POLICE LOG for February 13: Man Arrested Twice In Same Day; Plow vs. Mailbox; Car vs. Traffic Island

WILMINGTON, MA — Here are highlights from the Wilmington Police Log for Wednesday, February 13, 2019:. Maxwell Topper Delaney (35, Arlington) was arrested for Operating A Motor Vehicle With A Suspended License After A DUI and No Or Inspired Inspection Sticker. Delaney was pulled over on North Street


Senior Circuit Breaker Tax Credit Presentation Tuesday

From the Town of Wakefield website, a presentation Tuesday at the McCarthy Center on a new way for seniors to save money. As a senior citizen, you may be eligible to claim a refundable credit on your personal state income tax return. The Circuit Breaker tax credit is based on the actual real estate


WILMINGTON AROUND THE WEB: The Best Stories From Wilmington’s Newspapers

WILMINGTON, MA — Below are recent articles about Wilmington — published online between February 11, 2019 to February 18, 2019 — that residents should consider reading:. Ristuccia Arena purchased for $3.25M by Heather Burns.


Lisa's Pizzeria now open

After several months of awaiting permitting, Lisa’s Pizzeria, 368 Trapelo Road, the former site of Thyago’s Pizza, is now open. The Belmont location is the seventh in the Lisa’s Pizzeria family, which includes other locations in Woburn, Wakefield, Tewksbury, Melrose, Medford, and Dracut.


Red Sox Co-owner Tom Werner Says Boston, Chris Sale Have Discussed Contract Extension

Chris Sale's 2018 season was everything the Red Sox hoped for, and more. He posted a 12-4 record with a 2.11 ERA, and topped off the season with the championship-clinching strikeout in the World Series.


St. Thomas & St. Dorothy’s To Hold “Birthday Party In A Bag” Drive On March 9-10

WILMINGTON, MA — The Parish of the Transfiguration is holding a “Birthday Party In A Bag” drive during the weekend of March 9-10. Parishioners are asked to donate:. $5.00 gift cards to Market Basket to help families purchase ice cream.


Police: Man accused of kidnapping his son found in Mexico

BOSTON – Police in Massachusetts say a man accused of kidnapping his 1-year-old son has been located in Mexico. Lowell Police said Monday that 37-year-old Fillemom De Lima, of Lawrence, Massachusetts, is being held by Mexican authorities at an immigration detention center.


Massachusetts teen who died in weekend snowmobile crash ID’d

Authorities on Sunday identified the teenager who died this weekend after a snowmobile crash in Maine. Troy Marden, 17, a varsity football player in Amesbury, Mass., failed to “negotiate a corner” and struck a snowbank, the Maine Warden Service said, according to MassLive.com. He was reportedly ejec


5 New Woburn Area Properties For Sale

WOBURN, MA — Looking for a new house, and want the latest scoop on what's available near you? Need some assistance in your search? Fear not! To save you some time, we've compiled an up-to-date batch of new listings nearby.


Woburn Man Shot Over $10 Debt

WOBURN (CBS) – Police have arrested a 28-year-old Dorchester man after an argument over $10 led to a shooting early Saturday morning. Police say after responding to Highland Street in Woburn for a report of shots fired, they found a 43-year-old Woburn man two gunshot wounds to his legs. He was trans


Massachusetts high school football player, 17, among 2 dead in Maine snowmobile accidents

A Massachusetts school community is grieving Monday after news emerged that Troy Marden – a 17-year-old varsity football player – was one of two victims in a pair of fatal snowmobile accidents in Maine over the weekend.


Friends Of Wilmington Library Raffling Off Gift Basket This Winter

WILMINGTON, MA — The Friends of the Wilmington Memorial Library has organized an “unplugged”-theme gift basket raffle at the Wilmington Memorial Library this winter. Tickets are $2 each or $3 for 5 and can be purchased at the library’s Front Desk.


Barking dog helps save Melrose family from house fire

A barking eight-pound Shih Tzu-Yorkie mix named Emmie sounded the alarm, helping save a Melrose family after their home caught fire Sunday morning, fire officials said. The warning gave Joseph Ciccarello and his wife time to run out of the house in their pajamas as firefighters rushed to their home


Suffolk Downs Files Incendiary New Claims Against Former Massachusetts Gaming Commissioner, Everett Mayor in $3 Billion Wynn Resorts Lawsuit

Sterling Suffolk Racecourse LLC – owner of Massachusetts racetrack Suffolk Downs – has added two explosive new claims to its lawsuit against Wynn Resorts, which seeks to demonstrate the company “conspired to fix” the 2014 bidding process for a single license to build a casino in the Boston area.


Framingham Receives Most Snow in Middlesex County With Latest Storm

FRAMINGHAM – The National Weather Service is reporting the City of Framingham received the most snow with the Presidents’ Day storm. A ham radio operator reported 3.8 inches of snow in Framingham at 10:06 a.m. today, Feb. 18.


Woman Killed In I-93 Crash Identified

MEDFORD (CBS) – A crash on Interstate 93 left one woman dead Saturday night. The victim was identified as 58-year-old Florence Bisson of Haverhill. According to Mass. State Police, Bisson was driving a GMC Envoy southbound between Exits 33 and 32 in Medford when she lost control and crashed around 7


Girls hoop wins third straight crown

Doug Hastings dhastings@wickedlocal.com @the_dougout — This year, the Belmont High girls basketball team just didn’t feel like sharing. On Friday, the Marauders defeated visiting Reading by a 51-39 score to wrap up sole possession of the Middlesex League’s Liberty Division championship.


State Lottery headquarters moves from Braintree to Dorchester

The Massachusetts State Lottery will move its headquarters from Braintree to Dorchester on Tuesday. Anyone who wins a Lottery prize of $50,000 or more will now have to claim it at the Dorchester headquarters, at 150 Mount Vernon St. in Boston. The closest MBTA station is JFK/UMass.


Police Investigating East Boston Stabbing

Police are asking the public to help them identify the individuals in these photos, which they believe are relative to an East Boston stabbing. According to Boston police, officers responded to a call for a person stabbed in the area of Chelsea Street in East Boston just before 2 a.m. Sunday.


Suspect in custody in connection with surveillance video of South End break-in

Boston Police put the brakes on a wave of destructive crimes in the South End after taking a suspect into custody in connection with surveillance video of a break-in. Police confirmed to Boston 25 News that 44-year-old Luis Mercado was arrested Sunday after an officer recognized him from surveillanc