• Ashland April 30, 2024 3:53 pm

    Mass. doctor pleads guilty to punching police officer during Jan. 6 Capitol riot

    A doctor from Ashland, Massachusetts, pleaded guilty Tuesday to attacking a police officer during the Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol riot, federal prosecutors said. Dr. Jacquelyn Starer, 70, pleaded guilty to two felony counts of civil disorder and assaulting, resisting, or impeding certain officers, according to the U.S. Attorney’s Office for D.C. She also pleaded guilty to six misdemeanors: entering and...

  • Ashland December 24, 2023 6:37 pm

    House fire in Ashland displaces residents

    Everyone was able to get out, but the home is no longer livable.

  • Ashland December 24, 2023 6:43 pm

    Firefighters battle flames in Ashland home

    Authorities responded to a fire in Ashland, Massachusetts on Sunday morning. Ashland Fire says they responded at around 8 a.m. to a house fire on Sherborne Circle. Fire and smoke were visible on arrival, authorities say. The people inside were able to escape safely but the residence is now inhabitable, according to the fire department.

  • Ashland July 31, 2023 11:29 am

    Ashland MBTA Station to close down this fall for major repairs

    The Ashland MBTA Commuter Rail station will be closed down for the fall season as major repair work is performed at the transit stop. The repairs and improvements will total $2.5 million, and will include the restoration of the pedestrian overpass, platform resurfacing and painting, repairs to the accessible platform, upgraded lighting and installation of digital signage, the MBTA said…

  • Massachusetts April 26, 2023 9:15 am

    Preschool Teacher, Daughter Returning to Ashland After Evacuation From Sudan

    A preschool teacher and her 18-month-old daughter are starting a long journey home to Ashland, Massachusetts, after more than a week trapped in civil-war-torn Sudan. Trillian Clifford and her daughter, Alma, moved to Sudan less than a year ago after Clifford got a job teaching preschool there. Things were going well until recently. “She has spent the last 10 days…

  • Massachusetts April 25, 2023 7:00 pm

    Ashland Woman, Daughter Evacuated From Sudan

    A woman and her child are safe after escaping the crisis in Sudan.

  • Ashland April 25, 2023 12:07 pm

    Ashland Woman and Toddler Out of Sudan

    A woman from Ashland and her toddler have safely crossed the border out of Sudan.

  • Ashland January 20, 2023 4:06 pm

    Man Hit and Killed by Train in Ashland

    A man was hit and killed by a train in Ashland, Massachusetts, Thursday night, the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office said. The DA’s office is investigating the crash, which happened around 7:40 p.m. after the train had left the MBTA’s Framingham Station. The victim, identified as 45-year-old Ashland resident Jason Haywood, may have been trying to cross the tracks at...

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