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WAYLAND - Town Administrator Nan Balmer plans to leave the town in September at the end of her contract. Balmer announced publicly this week that she would not seek to renew her contract. This is an exciting time for the town as officials work to fill the town administrator and other positions and change ...
The Tri-Town community came out to honor one of their own on Friday. [Wicked Local Photo/Debra Cordeiro]. hide caption. Old Rochester students from the junior and senior high lined Route 6 in front of the school with flags as they honored US Marine Becket Kiernan, as his funeral procession passed by.

Brace for even more snow than originally expected. Plus, a winter storm watch put into effect. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Feb 16, 2018 10:47 am ET. 0. MA weather Forecast: Snow Totals Increase For Saturday's Storm. The forecast for the storm that was supposed to be rain then supposed to be just be a few ...
Pike Crash: All Lanes Open In Brighton. Boston, MA - A crash on the eastbound side of the Mass. Pike has been cleared, state police said. The left lane was closed at mile marker 129 in Brighton near the market Street overpass. It has since reopened. Drivers should expect heavy delays. #MAtraffic Crash ...
Remember when forecasters said goodbye to it being cold enough for snow? They spoke too soon. Potentially more than six inches may fall across Massachusetts Saturday thanks to fast-moving system that will put a damper on our suddenly mild temperatures. The National Weather Service has issued a ...
Scituate - A group of concerned parents are bringing in a child development expert to support their claim that the early-morning start times for the town's middle and high schools are negatively affecting the health and performance of students. The group, Start school Later Scituate MA, is made up of ...

Boston, MA -- Beleaguered local radio station WEEI is pulling its programming Friday so its staff can attend mandatory sensitivity training. The station announced Wednesday that all live programming between 6 a.m. and 6 p.m. will be canceled to allow staff to take part in the training. The announcement ...
Boston, MA -- The host of one of National Public Radio's most successful programs has been fired over allegations of workplace abuse. Boston radio station WBUR said Wednesday that "On Point" host Tom Ashbrook was cleared of sexual misconduct but created an abusive environment for staff.
It could be worse, but it's been much better at the pumps this time in past years. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Feb 14, 2018 10:48 am ET. 0. MA Gas Prices: Looking For Cheapest Option. Gas prices in Massachusetts continue to be slightly higher than the national average at the pump, according to a report by the ...
Boston, MA -- A former RMV clerk involved in a scheme to provide identification documents to immigrants in the U.S. illegally has been sentenced to eight months in prison. Federal Prosecutors say 46-year-old David Brimage, of Boston, was also sentenced Monday to two years of probation. Brimage was ...
Boston, MA - A chemical spill at Madison Park Technical Vocational high school has been deemed "non-hazardous," fire officials said. Hazmat crews responded to the school at 11:20 a.m. for a possible Level 2 Hazmat situation in a lab. The building and its occupants are safe, according to the Boston ...
Boston, MA -- In the end it looks like GateHouse Media was out bid in its effort to purchase the bankrupt Boston Herald. Colorado-based Digital First Media was the lucky winner, taking the Boston Herald in a 5-hour bankruptcy auction with a top bid of $11.9 million, the Herald reported Tuesday.
Boston, MA - A serious crash in Boston sent two teenagers to the hospital Tuesday morning. police responded around 11 a.m. to a report of a car that had crashed into a pole at the intersection of Tremont Street and Columbus Avenue, according to reports. The area was shut down while crews responded ...
Don't break out the beach towels yet, but there is a major warm-up heading our way. One day this week could be 60 degrees, while the next 10 days will see a few in the mid-50s. This could be the start of something good, and that's to be celebrated in February in New England. Temperatures around the ...
Boston, MA -- It's almost Valentine's Day (Wednesday, people, Wednesday!) While there's nothing wrong with staying home and making your loved one a PB&J, perhaps consider a night at one of the finer Italian restaurants in the country. Fortunately you need not be a food critic to identify the cream of ...
Need a break from the day-to-day grind and just want to be treated like royalty for the night ? You're in luck. U.S. News & World Report has released its rankings of the best hotels across the country and within Massachusetts. The report looked at more than 24,000 luxury hotels to come up with the rankings.
A hazardous weather outlook has been called for Massachusetts as a rainstorm moves through Saturday night into Sunday, bringing with it the possibility of downpours, flooding, and dense fog. The rain will begin around 4 or 5 p.m. and stick around for about 24 hours, leaving some time late Sunday ...

State and federal law enforcement authorities say they have seized more than 77 pounds (35 kilograms) of illegal drugs in the Boston area as the result of a wiretap investigation. Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel Conley says the seizure announced Thursday included more than 30 pounds (13.6 ...
Take these long-range forecasts for what they are worth, but they all seem to be saying the same thing. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Feb 9, 2018 11:52 am ET. 0. MA Long-Range Spring weather Forecast Revealed. Forget what the groundhog said. AccuWeather has your spring forecast ready, despite being ...
Another storm is en route to Massachusetts this weekend, but it appears they are continuing to get less and less snowy. A Saturday storm will be a mostly rain event, with some sleet mixed in, but the confidence for snow right now is low thanks to increasing temperatures. High temperatures this weekend ...
Boston, MA - A multi-agency investigation in the greater Boston area - dubbed Operation High Hopes - yielded a "staggering" amount of fentanyl and the arrests of dozens of suspects, some with links to the Sinaloa Cartel, Suffolk District Attorney Dan Conley announced Thursday. Conley said the ...
Boston, MA -- The Dow Jones lost nearly 1,600 points Monday in the biggest single-day free-fall in its history. While many companies started to recover almost immediately, the impact on Wall Street could be felt back in Massachusetts, home to several multi-billion dollar industry giants. The Boston ...
Boston, MA -- Wednesday's storm is starting in the mid-late morning and will drop anywhere from 3-8 inches on much of Central and Eastern Massachusetts, according to the most updated forecasts. The rest of the state can brace for a wintry mix and freezing rain. First, the question everyone wants to ...
Ms. G, the official Commonwealth of Massachusetts groundhog, saw her shadow on Feb. 2, predicting six more weeks of winter, during Groundhog Day festivities at Mass Audubon's Drumlin farm in Lincoln. According to lore, if a groundhog emerges from its burrow and sees its shadow due to clear weather ...
February vacation is right around the corner and Wicked Local wants your winter fun photos -- from ski trips and stay-cations to sunny days in tropical destinations. Whether you're heading to the mountains to play in the snow, a Caribbean island to play in the sun, or finding fun things to do on day trips ...
Boston, MA -- A pair of cars on an Amtrak train heading to Boston from Washington, D.C. uncoupled Tuesday morning while traveling at 125 miles per hour near Havre de Grace, Maryland, according to reports and Amtrak officials. The cars on Acela Express train 2150 broke apart while the train was in ...
A healthy amount of snow, sleet, and rain is coming. See what you're most likely to get. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Feb 5, 2018 6:54 pm ET | Updated Feb 5, 2018 7:04 pm ET. 0. MA weather Outlook: Winter Storm Coming Wednesday. Another sloppy winter storm is coming to muck up our week. Forecasters are ...
Boston, MA -- Some across New England received a tsunami Warning Tuesday morning, but the National Weather Service is confirming the alert was "erroneous." People in several states, including Massachusetts, received a Tsunami Warning around 8:30 a.m., courtesy of the NWS. The NWS Boston ...
0. Driver In Fatal OUI Sumner Tunnel Crash Gets prison Time. Boston, MA -- A Brighton man who was responsible for the 2016 drunk-driving crash in the Sumner Tunnel that killed one of his passengers and seriously injured another was sentenced Monday to 5-6 years in prison. Craig Lawlor, 25, was ...
Boston, MA -- Massachusetts, home to Harvard, MIT, Smith College, and a number of high-ranking state colleges and universities, is the most educated state in the country, according to a recent analysis. The personal finance website WalletHub analyzed various factors in its ranking of the 50 states, ...
DORCHESTER, MA -- A man was fatally shot in on Trull Street Saturday afternoon. The victim, believed in his 20s, was suffering from multiple gunshots, Boston police said. He was pronounced dead the hospital. police have not made an arrest. It is the sixth Boston homicide of 2018 and third in Dorchester.
1Division of genetics and Genomics, Manton Center for Orphan Disease, and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Boston children's hospital, Boston, MA, USA. 2Departments of Neurology and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical school, Boston, MA, USA. 3Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA, USA. 4Program in ...
Seniors, Reggie Foster and Jai Pierre, share a laugh while having lunch in the cafeteria with their friends at Hingham High on Thursday, Jan. 25. [Wicked Local Staff Photos/ Robin Chan]. hide caption. Senior, Kiaralise Rivera Luna, listens closely while taking down notes in her Spanish V Honors class at ...
Boston, MA -- In January we saw storms fall well short of what they were expected to do and storms outperform their expectations - that one from earlier in the week comes to mind. Hopefully the Groundhog Day storm to kick off February is easier to predict. Forecasters are calling for no more than an inch ...
Boston, MA -- A 27-year-old Dorchester man arraigned this week on drug trafficking charges had more than 100 grams of fentanyl and firearms in his apartment, prosecutors said. Zachary Godwin was arrested Friday after a serious of alleged drug transactions with an undercover Boston police officer.
MA Zoning Policies Could Soon Be Very Different: Patch PM. Also: Suspect dares officer to shoot him while pointing loaded gun; Couples charged in failed attempt to frame their pot dealer; More. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Jan 30, 2018 4:42 pm ET | Updated Jan 30, 2018 4:56 pm ET ...
Boston, MA -- Bay State drivers cross bridges 113 million times a day. If you're one of those 113 million trips, you may not want to hear about this new report. More than 9 percent of bridges in Massachusetts are considered "structurally deficient," according to an analysis of federal data conducted by the ...
Monday night into Tuesday will be a lot of things, but "dry" isn't one of them. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Jan 29, 2018 3:33 pm ET | Updated Jan 29, 2018 4:42 pm ET. 0. MA weather Outlook: Monday's Snow Amounts, Timeline. Monday into Tuesday will be a lot of things, but "dry" won't be one of them. rain will ...
56 Prince St Apt 3. Boston, Massachusetts 02113. For Sale: $595,999 1 bd/1 full ba, 787 sqft. More Info ·
376 Commercial St Apt 3A
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The United States locks up a greater portion of its population than nearly any other country in the world, but the total number of people imprisoned has fallen slowly from its peak in recent years. According to new data from the government's Bureau of Justice Statistics, the number of people incarcerated ...
Boston, Massachusetts 02114. For Sale: $605,000 1 bd/1 full ba, 498 sqft. More Info ·
110 Broad St Unit 703
Boston. 110 Broad St Unit 703. Boston, Massachusetts 02110. For Sale: $3,535,000 3 bd/3 full ba, 2,324 sqft. More Info ·
Boston, Massachusetts 02113
Northeastern University is seeking a creative, entrepreneurial and energetic Executive Editor to lead its award-winning daily news organization, News@Northeastern. The Executive Editor will supervise a team of storytellers and develop innovative editorial strategies designed to increase audience size and ...
Also: Major undercover drug bust in hotel; NASA catches Cape Cod iced over; Raisman confronts her alleged abuser; More. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Jan 19, 2018 9:14 pm ET. 0. Massive March Set For Saturday: Patch PM. Welcome back: Missed today's headlines? Don't worry we've got you covered.
Boston, MA -- Amazon has selected Boston as one of 20 finalists for its new headquarters, the company announced Thursday. Boston officials in recent months have lobbied heavily for the online retail giant to build its second headquarters in the city. Amazon whittled down 238 applicants for its HQ2 to ...
Boston, MA - Boston's second-oldest restaurant (that's still running) is up for sale. Jacob Wirth, a German restaurant and beer hall, has sat in the Theater District for 150 years. And it could be yours for a little more than $1 million. Owner Kevin Fitzgerald, whose family bought the eatery from the Wirths in ...
110 Stuart St Unit 26E
Boston · 110 Stuart St Unit 26E. Boston, Massachusetts 02116. For Sale: $2,495,000 2 bd/2 full ba, 1,714 sqft. More Info ·
80 Broad St Ph 1105
Boston · 80 Broad St Ph 1105. Boston, Massachusetts 02110. For Sale: $2,249,000 2 bd/2 full ba, 1,648 sqft.
Hess has previously worked at other, similar education organizations in Boston and Chica go, including Summits Education, a Boston-based organization that operates schools in Haiti. He has also worked with Boston public schools and Madison Park Technical Vocational high school. Crossroads offers ...
Boston, MA -- A longtime Boston police supervisor will avoid jail time in his sentence for repeatedly lying so he could fly armed and telling TSA his friend - who has a criminal record - was a "dignitary" in order to skip security screening at Logan Airport. Bruce E. Smith, 53, of Randolph was sentenced ...
MA Company Sued For 'Anti-Gay' Materials, Apologizes: Patch PM. Also: Tom Brady reportedly hurts throwing hand at practice; Ex-police sergeant sentenced for lying to pack heat on flights; More. By Mike Carraggi, Patch National Staff | Jan 17, 2018 7:35 pm ET | Updated Jan 17, 2018 7:44 pm ET ...
It appears we dodged quite a bit of snow. The National Weather Service has posted unofficial totals for Wednesday's storm, and the final numbers fell well below what the NWS was calling for Tuesday morning, which was up to 8 inches to fall across most of Massachusetts. Those expectations were ...


 

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