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61-Year-Old Arrested For Stabbing In Lincoln Square: Worcester PD

Police headed to Lincoln Square on June 21 around 11 a.m. after getting reports of a fight in the area. Two men were shouting at each other and making threats when police got there, both of them with blood on their clothes. One of the men had been stabbed several times, said police.

PATCH - 2018-06-22 20:01:10

4th and final suspect pleads guilty in death of former Worcester football star

WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) — The fourth and final suspect in the slaying three years ago of a former high school football star in Massachusetts has pleaded guilty days before his trial was scheduled to start.Jovante Daye had faced a first-degree murder charge in the May 2015 shooting death in Worcester o

BOSTON GLOBE - 2018-06-22 12:02:38

Caribbean carnival in Worcester postponed

As part of its Caribbean American Heritage Month, the Worcester Caribbean American Carnival Association will host "Skyline — A Caribbean American Arts and Cultural Experience," which will feature a mix of Caribbean-related performances, arts and interactive educational experiences, all on the roofto

TELEGRAM.COM - 2018-06-23 19:00:00

4th of July Fireworks Schedule

Enfield, Conn.:Town Green at 9:45-10:30 p.m.Are you attending any of these events?We want to know!Send us your videos and pictures toReportIt@wwlp.com

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-06-22 14:37:20

Man Indicted for Misleading Police in Homicide Investigation

A Massachusetts man has been indicted for lying to police during an investigation into the deaths of a mother and her three children.The Worcester District Attorney's office says 31-year-old Mathew Locke was indicted Thursday on four counts of misleading authorities in connection with the killings o

NECN - 2018-06-22 08:21:37

First Massachusetts marijuana license issued

The license approved by the Cannabis Control Commission (CCC) on Thursday will allow Sira Naturals to grow between 10,001 and 20,000 square feet of marijuana at their indoor facility at 13 Commercial Way in Milford.

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-06-21 19:32:03

BREAKING: Group says it has lost appeal to save Notre Dame - Worcester Mag

While the case is still listed as open on the Appeals Court website, former City Councilor Barbara Haller, who along with Ted Conna, heads the SNDA, sent out an email to the “Save Notre Dame Family,” in which she included correspondence from the Appeals Court Clerk’s Office.

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2018-06-23 00:46:31

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.

NECN - 2018-06-22 13:43:39

Worcester out to lunch in Thursday food truck concert series - Worcester Mag

Future performers include K Fingers and the Explorations Project, The Furies, Crocodile River Music and more.

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2018-06-21 20:43:30

‘Someone is going to get killed’: Worcester home getting struck by mystery arrows

Accurzio and Loretta Schlafani, both in their 70s, say three arrows with razor tips have struck on or near their Worcester home since Friday.


Daytime blasting on Route 20 planned for June 25 | Millbury-Sutton Chronicle

To ensure safety, traffic along Route 20 will be stopped for approximately 10-minute periods at various times while operations are ongoing. These controlled and scheduled blasting operations are necessary for ongoing utility operations, and are expected to occur during daytime hours for approximatel

MILLBURYSUTTON.COM - 2018-06-22 15:27:00

Lawmakers Approve Family Leave, Sales Tax, $15 Minimum Wage

The bill also includes a requirement the state hold an annual August sales tax holiday, but it would not reduce the sales tax from the current 6.25 percent to 5 percent, as proposed by the Retailers Association of Massachusetts.


Worcester County Pays 5th Lowest Proportion of Income In Homes

Gavop used data collected by the United States Census Bureau to produce a study onhomeowners costs as a percentage of income. The study analyzed real estate trends at the county level across the United States and found that residents of Plymouth County have a median income of $69,295 and a median ho

PATCH - 2018-06-21 17:50:15

Historical commission approves Worcester State Hospital demolition

A massive 350,000-square-foot building at the former Worcester State Hospital can be demolished to make way for a biomanufacturing park, the city Historical Commission said Thursday.

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2018-06-22 00:00:00

Body of Missing Child Found in Western Massachusetts River

WWLP-TVAuthorities say the body of a child reported missing has been recovered in a Massachusetts river.State police say the child's body was found in the Westfield River in Russell at about 7 p.m. Wednesday. The child had been reported missing from a home in town several hours earlier.Emergency res

NECN - 2018-06-21 11:23:31

GoLocalWorcester | News | 3-Year-Old Boy Falls From Third Floor Window of Worcester Apartment

On Monday, June 18, at approximately 1:30 p.m., Worcester Police responded to 25 Plantation Street for a report of a baby that had fallen out of a third-floor apartment window. Upon the officers arrival they met with the mother of the three-year-old boy. The mother was holding her son outside of th


Wayward Arrows Hit Worcester Couple's Home, Prompts Concern

Accurzio and Loretta Schlafani, both in their 70s, say three arrows with razor tips have struck on or near their Worcester home since Friday.

NECN - 2018-06-21 13:04:57

Recreational marijuana in Massachusetts: Everything you need to know

Recreational marijuana dispensaries may be able to open for business in July, but the exact date is unknown.So far, we don't even know which stores will be allowed to sell to recreational customers. Licenses are in the application process.When sales do begin, it is most likely to be at one or more o

WCVB - 2018-06-21 11:23:00

Mustang Bio opens Worcester bio-pharmaceutical space

Mustang Bio hopes to begin creating personalized immunotherapy in the labs before the end of the year using a process called chimeric antigen receptor engineered T-cell, or CAR-T, technology.

WORCESTER BUSINESS JOURNAL - 2018-06-22 00:00:00

The Supreme Court has given approval for states to charge a sales tax

The Supreme Court overturned their 26 year-old decision, which exempted some online companies from collecting sales tax, if they didn't have a physical presence in that state. The Retailers Association of Massachusetts called the ruling a big win for businesses.

WWLP 22NEWS - 2018-06-21 22:48:19