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  • crashes Dec 18, 2019

    ‘Take It Slow’: Rash of Car Crashes as Snow Brings Slippery Conditions

    Massachusetts transportation officials warned drivers to use caution as several crashes were reported amid snowy conditions Tuesday morning. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation said on Twitter the speed limit on the Massachusetts Turnpike had been temporarily reduced to 40 mph as snow and freezing rain caused slippery conditions. Using the hashtag #TakeItSlow, MassDot urged drivers to keep a safe distance…

  • Mar 6, 2019

    Boston Public Schools Consider Shift in Top Schools Entrance Exam

    The interim superintendent of Boston Public Schools is considering a “new shift” regarding the entrance exam required by the district’s top three schools. Laura Perille is looking at replacing the test needed to get into Boston Latin School and two other prestigious institutions in the district, according to the Boston Globe. The possibility came up during Tuesday’s city council hearing...

  • Mar 6, 2019

    Firefighter, Resident Injured in 3-Alarm Dorchester Blaze

    A firefighter and a resident were injured in a 3-alarm fire in Boston’s Dorchester neighborhood Wednesday morning. The fire, which happened at a three-story building on Columbia Road with a restaurant on the first floor and apartments on the second and third floors, has since been contained, according to Boston Fire officials. The conditions of the injured firefighter and resident...

  • Feb 20, 2019

    Bail Set at $5K for Suspect in Near-Fatal South End Assault of 22-Year-Old

    A 40-year-old man connected to the near-fatal assault of a 22-year-old in South End earlier this month was arrested after he turned himself in, according to the Boston Police Department. Michael Kenney of Weymouth, Massachusetts turned himself in shortly after 4 p.m. Tuesday at the front desk of Boston’s South End police department station, officials said.

  • Feb 19, 2019

    71-Year-Old Man Killed in Pedestrian Crash Involving Firefighter Under Investigation

    A deadly car crash involving a Massachusetts firefighter is under investigation. Police say 71-year-old William Fredette of Brockton was hit by an SUV shortly before 6 p.m. Monday on Route 3A in Weymouth. The driver, identified only as a Hull firefighter and paramedic, performed CPR on Fredette and remained at the scene, according to Hull Fire Chief Chris Russo. The...

  • Feb 14, 2019

    ‘Absolute Miracle’: Victim Survives Near-Fatal Assault in South End, Search for Assailants Continues

    The search for four people connected to the near-fatal beating of a man in Boston’s South End neighborhood continues as the victim recovers from his injuries. “I’m incredibly grateful to be alive. It is an absolute miracle,” 22-year-old Chris Smith told NBC10 Boston.

  • Feb 11, 2019

    Uber Driver Accused of Sexual Assault Out on Bail

    A Massachusetts Uber driver accused of sexually assaulting a rider is out on bail after facing a judge Monday morning. Thirty-seven-year-old Jose Arevalos-Avalos of Holliston pleaded not guilty to charges of indecent assault and battery and attempting to pay for sex during his arraignment Monday morning. Ashland police say Arevalos-Avalos offered a rider $100 in exchange for sex Friday afternoon....

  • Feb 8, 2019

    Boston Police Captain Accused of Domestic Assault

    A Boston police captain faced a judge Friday on a domestic assault charge as his wife filed for a restraining order against him. Boston Police Capt. Tim Connolly was arrested on charges of assault and battery on Thursday. In court, his wife testified it started with a fight on the way to a Lunar New Year party, and that the...

  • Jan 19, 2019

    ALD Prognosis in Boys Improves Thanks to Research in Boston

    One in 14,000 boys around the world will be diagnosed with ALD. But now, with infant screening and gene therapy, it’s not a death sentence.

  • Jan 16, 2019

    Police: ‘Family Disturbance’ Leads to Shooting, Assault at Revere, Mass. Home

    Two men were hospitalized after a “family disturbance” at a Massachusetts home late Tuesday night led to a shooting and assault, according to authorities. Investigators were still at the scene of the Revere incident at a home on Oxford Street early Wednesday morning, where police say officers have responded to before in the past. Although details were not immediately released,...

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