• hells angels July 21, 2022 2:40 pm

    Several Hells Angels Clubhouses in Mass. Probed in FBI Investigation

    The FBI confirmed that agents were carrying out “court-authorized activity” at multiple Hells Angels clubhouses in Massachusetts Thursday. The activity is tied to an ongoing federal investigation, according to a representative with the Boston division of the FBI. The clubhouses are located in Danvers, Lynn and Westport. The FBI would not provide additional details on the activity or investigation, in…

  • Massachusetts July 14, 2022 7:09 pm

    Shark Sighting Reported at Horseneck Beach in Westport

    Shark sightings have become common on the Cape, but it’s unusual to see one as far south as Westport, and the unconfirmed people has people talking.

  • Massachusetts March 23, 2022 4:43 pm

    Wreck of Whaling Ship From Massachusetts Discovered Nearly 190 Years Later

    Roughly 15 years before Herman Melville introduced the world to Moby Dick, a whaling ship from Massachusetts sank near the mouth of the Mississippi River.

  • westport June 18, 2021 5:32 pm

    Police Release Causes of Death After Bodies of Mother & Child Found in Westport

    Police are investigating after a woman and a 7-year-old child were found dead in a home in Westport Thursday.

  • Maine June 10, 2021 12:48 pm

    2 Dead After House Fire in Maine

    Two people are dead after a house fire in Winterport, Maine early Thursday morning, officials say.  The Winterport, Monroe and West Frankfort fire departments responded to the fire on Stream Road around 4:25 a.m. according to the Maine Department of Public Safety. First responders found two adults dead inside the home upon their arrival.  Officials identified the victims as...

  • westport January 13, 2021 2:15 pm

    Westport Man Accused of Assaulting Adopted Infant Son

    Authorities have arrested a 32-year-old Westport, Massachusetts man for allegedly assaulting his two-month-old adopted son in an incident caught on camera. According to Westport police, Stephen Kegyes was arrested Tuesday and charged with three counts of permitting injury to a child, two counts of strangulation and one count of assault and battery on a child with injury. Police were alerted…

  • westport September 14, 2020 1:26 pm

    10-Year-Old Girl Who Died in Westport Crash Identified

    The 10-year-old girl who died after a three-car crash in Westport, Massachusetts, early Sunday morning has been identified by authorities as Anilda Ribeiro. Ribeiro and her 9-year-old sister were both rushed to the hospital after the second of two serious crashes within hours near the Rhode Island border. Ribeiro was pronounced dead at St. Anne’s Hospital in Fall River early Monday...

  • Massachusetts September 13, 2020 6:50 pm

    10-Year-Old Girl Killed in Westport Crash

    A 10-year-old girl died and several other people including at least one other child were injured in a three-vehicle crash early Sunday morning in Westport, authorities said. The crash occurred just after 2 a.m. on Route 6 near the Route 88 interchange, according to a statement from the Bristol district attorney’s office.

  • westport September 13, 2020 7:10 pm

    10-Year-Old Girl Dies in Westport Pile-Up Hours After Another Serious Crash

    A 10-year-old girl has died after a three-car crash in Westport, Massachusetts, early Sunday morning that sent a total of seven people to nearby hospitals, authorities said. It was the second of two serious crashes in the town on the Rhode Island border within hours. Around 2:15 a.m., Westport police received “several frantic 911 calls” about a crash at the…

  • TikTok October 19, 2020 4:10 pm

    Westport Man Shows Off His Long Thumb on TikTok

    A local man has found a way to stand out on TikTok.

  • Boat crash June 25, 2020 8:06 am

    Several Hurt in Westport Boat Crash

    Five people under the age of 24 were injured when a boat ran aground in Westport, Massachusetts on Wednesday night, according to officials. The people on the boat ranged in age from 14 to 24 years old. Two were transported to Rhode Island Trauma Center — one by helicopter — and three others were transported to local hospitals. Three were…

  • Massachusetts June 21, 2020 12:56 am

    Several People Injured in Multi-Vehicle Crash Involving Dump Truck in Westport

    Several people were transported to local hospitals after a multi-vehicle crash involving a dump truck Saturday morning in Westport, Massachusetts. Westport police responded to the intersection of Route 88 and Hixbridge Road after receiving multiple 911 calls reporting a crash just before 11 a.m. Police say preliminary reports indicated several people had been injured and they were entrapped in their…

  • Massachusetts State Police January 29, 2020 9:30 am

    Records: Ex-Trooper Went on Cruise, Claimed to Be at Work

    A recently retired Massachusetts police lieutenant claimed to be at work when he was actually on a cruise in Bermuda, court documents show. David Andrade, 47, of Westport, pleaded not guilty to charges including larceny over $1,200 and a public employee standards of conduct violation in Bristol County Superior Court, the Boston Herald reported Tuesday. The former state police lieutenant…

  • Massachusetts January 14, 2020 9:53 pm

    You Can Get 2 Classic Diners for Free — With a Catch

    Quentin Sanford Jr. and his family had a dream — a dream of building a large, old-style diner on their family’s 71 acres off Route 88 in Westport, Massachusetts, adjacent to where their family-run Handy Hill Creamery has been enjoyed by beach-goers for nearly half a century. “We thought it would be a wonderful way to go year-round with the…

  • Massachusetts January 14, 2020 6:33 pm

    Classic Diners Available for Free

    If you’re looking to start a new business venture, two vintage diners are up for grabs with a catch.

  • Open House January 13, 2020 10:42 am

    A Nantucket-Style Waterfront Estate in Westport

    We’re in Westport, Connecticut for a look at an impressive Nantucket-style estate right on the Long Island Sound. Sited on seven acres, this warm and inviting property features unobstructed views from every room in the house. This is the perfect place to entertain on a grand scale – inside or out – on one of its many terraces. It also…

  • Massachusetts November 21, 2019 12:57 pm

    NTSB Releases Preliminary Report on Fatal New Bedford Plane Crash

    The National Transportation Safety Board has released its preliminary report on a deadly plane crash earlier this month in New Bedford, Massachusetts. Paul Vidal of Westport, the pilot and sole occupant of the Cessna 150, was killed in the Nov. 4 crash at New Bedford’s Rural Cemetery. The plane nosedived, according to cellphone videos captured by eyewitnesses, and the force...

  • Massachusetts November 18, 2019 5:45 pm

    RI Driver Involved in Fatal Weekend Crash Appears in Court

    A Rhode Island man charged with being drunk when he crashed his car over the weekend, killing his passenger, has appeared in court. Patrick Carson, of Newport, remained free on $50,000 bond after his arraignment Monday on charges including driving under the influence, death resulting.

  • Massachusetts November 17, 2019 6:06 pm

    Police Release Name of 22-Year-Old Woman Killed in Crash

    Police have released the identity of a female passenger who was killed in a crash that resulted in drunken driving charges for the driver.

  • Massachusetts November 5, 2019 6:10 pm

    NTSB Investigators Probe Cellphone Video of Crash

    Federal investigators probing the deadly small plane crash into a New Bedford, Massachusetts, cemetery are collecting debris along with maintenance records, witness statements and more.

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