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Firefighters battling 3-alarm house blaze in Worcester

WORCESTER, MASS. (WHDH) - Firefighters are battling a three-alarm house blaze in Worcester. Flames broke out on Allen Street early Wednesday morning. This is a developing story; stay with 7News on air and online for the latest updates.

WHDH.COM - 2018-12-12 05:48:53

Worcester paramedic pens poem about fallen firefighter

WORCESTER, Mass. - Sean Doherty of Worcester EMS penned a poem titled 'December Mourn' in honor of fallen Worcester Firefighter Christopher Roy. In the quiet early morning hours while most were fast asleep,

BOSTON 25 NEWS - 2018-12-11 19:16:15

Shrewsbury police log, Dec. 14 edition

7:03 a.m. Hartford Tpke. Dispute. 9:17 a.m. Lake St. Medical call. 1:11 p.m. Main St. Animal complaint. 1:49 p.m. Boylston St. Dispute. 5:23 p.m. Harrington Farms. Identity theft.

COMMUNITYADVOCATE.COM - 2018-12-12 08:00:40

A daughter’s pain after Worcester firefighter’s death

As Ava Roy, 9, was pictured watching a van transport the body of fallen firefighter Christopher Roy, the dad who called her “my munchkin,” it was gut-wrenching. It was the kind of pain America felt 55 years ago watching young John Kennedy, 3, smartly salute the horse-drawn caisson that bore his fath

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-12-12 05:05:33

Route 20 funding will help $45M Shrewsbury development

A long-planned redevelopment of the former Edgemere Drive-In Theater site on Route 20 in Shrewsbury took a major step forward Wednesday with a $3.75-million state grant to pay for roadway improvements.

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2018-12-12 07:00:00

WCVB Exploits Tragedy For Profit By Needlessly Publishing Worcester Firefighter Radio Calls To Chris Roy, Emphasizes Frantic Emotions For Cheap Clicks

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TURTLEBOYSPORTS.COM - 2018-12-11 00:33:59

Worcester mom mourns her firefighter son, prepares to raise his daughter

WORCESTER – Years from now, this city will remember Firefighter Christopher J. Roy for his final act of bravery: battling the five-alarm blaze that ultimately claimed his life Sunday. But his parents will remember him most as the devoted single father of the young daughter they now are left to raise

BOSTON HERALD - 2018-12-11 05:05:20

Northborough Man Indicted for Murder of Female Dancer found in Burning Car Last December

WORCESTER – A Worcester County grand jury handed up an indictment on Monday charging 57-year-old Steven Foley, of Northborough, with murder in the death of a Sterling woman whose body was found in the trunk of her burning car in Hope Cemetery.

THISWEEKINWORCESTER.COM - 2018-12-11 18:49:00

Body of Firefighter Christopher Roy returns to Worcester after fatal blaze

The body of Worcester Firefighter Christopher Roy has returned to the city where he served the public and lost his life. Roy, a 36-year-old father and Shrewsbury resident, died from injuries sustained while battling a blaze in a three-story Lowell Street apartment building on Sunday morning in Worce

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-12-10 21:14:24

WATCH: 2nd Procession Starts for Fallen Worcester Firefighter

A Massachusetts firefighter who died after battling a fast-moving blaze in an apartment building before dawn Sunday was honored with a procession from Worcester to Boston on Monday morning.

NECN - 2018-12-10 12:58:51

Multi-vehicle crash involving dump truck shuts down I-190 in Worcester

WORCESTER, MASS. (WHDH) - A multi-vehicle crash involving a dump truck has shut down a section of Interstate 190 in Worcester, officials said. Troopers responding to the northbound side of the highway about 12:30 p.m. found several vehicles that had crashed near Exit 1, according to Massachusetts St

WHDH.COM - 2018-12-11 12:49:01

Deadly Worcester fire a reminder of dangers firefighters face every day

(WWLP) - The Worcester Fire Department is mourning the loss of one of their brothers, and the city is remembering a son, father, and friend who paid the ultimate sacrifice. Thirty-six-year-old Christopher Roy of Shewsbury died from injuries he suffered while trying to put out a fire on on Lowell Str

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-12-10 17:28:00

Dudley Man Arrested on Grafton St. with Illegal Gun

WORCESTER – Early Monday morning, a 42-year-old Dudley man was arrested by Worcester Police officers on Grafton St. with an illegal handgun. According to the WPD, around 4:10 AM, officers were dispatched to Cumberland Farms at 263 Grafton St. for a report of a person with a gun. Witnesses told polic

THISWEEKINWORCESTER.COM - 2018-12-10 20:24:00

Steven Foley indicted on murder charge in killing of Cynthia Webb, woman found inside burning car in Worcester

A Northborough man has been indicted on a murder charge in connection with the killing of 59-year-old Cynthia Webb, a Sterling woman who was found inside a burning car last year.

MASSLIVE.COM - 2018-12-11 19:17:45

DA: Man indicted on murder charge in death of woman whose body was found in trunk of burning car

WORCESTER, MASS. (WHDH) - A Northborough man was indicted Monday on a murder charge in connection with the death of a Sterling woman whose body was found in the trunk of her burning car in Hope Cemetery, Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early announced.

WHDH.COM - 2018-12-11 13:57:58

Attleboro Fire Dept. to attend funeral of Worcester firefighter

ATTLEBORO, Mass. (WPRI) -- Members of the Attleboro Fire Department plan to stand by their brothers and sisters in Worcester this weekend as they bury one of their own. Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, died from injuries he suffered while battling a five-alarm fire Sunday morning. He leave

WPRI - 2018-12-11 02:21:00

Leominster Woman Identified as Victim of Fatal Hit-and-Run in West Boylston

WEST BOYLSTON – The Massachusetts State Police have identified the woman killed in a hit-and-run early Sunday morning on I-190 in West Boylston. According to MSP, Smarlyn Pamela Reyes, 19, of Leominster, was heading northbound on I-190 operating a 2008 Infiniti when she lost control of her vehicle a

THISWEEKINWORCESTER.COM - 2018-12-10 16:46:00

Worcester firefighter, killed Sunday, was a single father devoted to his daughter

WORCESTER — Christopher J. Roy would drop off his 9-year-old daughter, Ava, at his parents’ house before his round-the-clock shifts, and then call to check in with her when she got home from school, and again before bedtime.

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-12-10 14:57:00

30 Minutes After We Publicly Shamed WCVB For Publishing Worcester Fire Distress Calls They Took Down The Tapes Because Public Shaming Works

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TURTLEBOYSPORTS.COM - 2018-12-11 01:06:47

Paxton man accused of killing brother with hammer arraigned on murder charge

PAXTON, MASS. (WHDH) - A Paxton man accused of killing his brother with a hammer earlier this month was arraigned on a murder charge on Monday, officials said. Alexander Asia, 24, was arraigned on a murder charge in connection with the Dec. 2 death of his 23-year-old brother, Innocent Asia, accordin

WHDH.COM - 2018-12-10 14:33:38