Tuesday, December 1st 2015
Jake n’ Joe’s Sports Grille
1265 Main Street, Waltham MA (Exit 26 off Rt. 128) Continue reading Sheriff Peter J. Koutoujian’s Annual Holiday Celebration
Mayor Michael J. McGlynn of Medford, will deliver his final State of the City Address, Sunday/November 29, 2015 at 1:00 pm at Medford City Hall, 85 George P. Hassett Drive in Medford.
Continue reading MAYOR MICHAEL J. McGLYNN TO DELIVER FINAL STATE OF CITY SPEECH
BOSTON- Senators from the Cambridge delegation recently joined their colleagues in the Massachusetts Senate to pass legislation covering veterans, public education and social media privacy. These votes came during the last formal legislative session for the legislature until January.
<! Continue reading Cambridge Senators Vote to Pass Legislation on Veterans, Healthy Youth, Physical Education, & Social Media Privacy
BOSTON – Wednesday, November 25, 2015 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Honourable Stephen McNeil, Premier of Nova Scotia, will host Boston’s 74th Annual Official Tree Lighting on Boston Common on Thursday, December 3, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Continue reading MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES BOSTON COMMON TREE LIGHTING CELEBRATION, DECEMBER 3
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Last Wednesday, November 18th, Viasworld TV attended a wine tasting event at the Charlesmark Hotel and Lounge in Boston. This event known as the “Wine Tasting Party” takes place every third Wednesday of every month. Continue reading Boston’s Charlesmark Hotel and Lounge Wine Tasting Event Declared a Hit
NORTH READING — Police Chief Michael P. Murphy reports that the North Reading Police Department arrested two men after they allegedly rushed into a local auto repair shop, masked and armed with blunt objects, and beat the owner and several employees. Continue reading North Reading Police Arrest Two Men for Assaults at Auto Shop
CONCORD — With the holiday season in full swing, Chief Joseph O’Connor and the Concord Police Department advise residents to be cautious of scams and skimmers, as thieves will be extremely prevalent during this time of year. Continue reading Concord Police Urge Residents to Be Vigilant Around Banks, ATMs to Avoid Scams and Skimmers
Event Brought Service Providers, Legislative Leaders, and Seniors Together
MALDEN – State Representative Steve Ultrino (D—Malden) hosted Malden seniors at a well-attended community forum at the Malden Senior Center on Monday, along with House Elder Affairs Committee Chairwoman Representative Denise Garlick (D—Needham) and Representative Paul Brodeur (D—Melrose). Continue reading ULTRINO HOSTS SENIOR FORUM WITH LEGISLATORS
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Community Victory Party (Saturday after Thanksgiving) Continue reading Medford/Malden:Community Victory Party Potluck
BOSTON – Monday, November 23, 2015 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh today joined the Office of Tourism, Sports and Entertainment, luminARTZ, ArtsBoston and the Greater Boston Convention & Visitors Bureau to announce new and returning holiday season initiatives for residents and visitors of Boston to enjoy. Continue reading MAYOR WALSH ANNOUNCES CELEBRATION OF LIGHTS, 12TH ANNUAL HOLIDAY SPECIAL
COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Police Chief Michael Covert announces that the Cooperstown Police Department will partner with the Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.) to implement new addiction recovery initiatives and work with P.A.A.R.I. to place those struggling with addiction into treatment, starting this week on Thanksgiving. Continue reading Cooperstown, N.Y. Joins P.A.A.R.I. to Create Gloucester-Style Addiction Initiative
Chief Joseph Solomon (right) presents Officer Thomas R. Torrisi Jr. (center) with the 2015 Police Officer of the Year Award from the Methuen Exchange Club for saving Christine Prescott’s (left) life earlier this year. Continue reading Methuen Police Officer Thomas R. Torrisi Jr. Receives 2015 Police Officer of the Year Award
BURLINGTON — Chief Michael Kent and the Burlington Police Department announce that they will be increasing police patrols at popular shopping areas during the holiday season in an effort to target and reduce incidents of retail theft and property crime at the Burlington Mall and areas surrounding the Mall, including the new Third Avenue shopping area. Continue reading Burlington Police Department to Increase Patrols at Shopping Areas During Holiday Season
Washington, D.C. – Today, Congresswoman Katherine Clark (D-MA) and Congressman Patrick Meehan (R-PA) introduced the Interstate Swatting Hoax Act of 2015, legislation to combat attacks known as swatting. Continue reading Clark bill aims to combat dangerous ‘swatting’ hoaxes
Vanessa Williams Performs, Celebration of Diversity and Immigrant Heritage
BOSTON – Tuesday, November 17, 2015 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Office of New Bostonians (MONB), will host the “We Are Boston Anniversary Gala” celebrating ten years. Continue reading MAYOR WALSH AND OFFICE OF NEW BOSTONIANS HOST ‘WE ARE BOSTON’ GALA
Mayor Setti Warren Announces Newton’s Next Chief Of Police
Captain David MacDonald will replace Chief Howard Mintz Continue reading Newton Gets New Chief of Police
On November 13th, 2015, Detectives from the Tewksbury Police Department and the Andover Police Department were conducting surveillance on Woburn Street in Tewksbury for narcotics transactions.
Continue reading Tewksbury Heroin Distribution Arrest 11/13/15
The annual gift of an evergreen Christmas tree from Nova Scotia will arrive by police escort at Boston Common at approximately 11 a.m. on Friday, November 20. Continue reading BOSTON’S CHRISTMAS TREE ARRIVES NOVEMBER 20
Everett Police Department Chief of Police Steven A. Mazzie announced the arrest of an individual suspected of breaking into several homes in Everett and Chelsea. Continue reading Everett Police Arrests B&E Suspect
Mayor Carlo DeMaria, the City of Everett, and the Teen Enrichment Center held a hugely successful Fall Clean- up Program this past Saturday, November 7th. Continue reading EVERETT MAYOR DEMARIA AND THE TEEN ENRICHMENT CENTER COME TOGETHER FOR FALL CLEAN-UP PROGRAM
7:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 15 at the Pleasant Street Center. Continue reading Holiday Craft Night for Grown-Ups
CHELMSFORD — Police Chief James Spinney reports that the Office of the Chief Medical Examiner has confirmed that the woman’s body found in a wooded area on Nov. 9 is indeed that of a Lowell woman who was reported missing last month. Continue reading Medical Examiner Confirms Body Found in Chelmsford is Missing Lowell Woman
On Monday, November 9, 2015, a small contingent of your Massachusetts Motorcycle Association visited the State House to participate in a hearing held by the Joint Committee on Transportation. Continue reading MMA Update: MA Joint Committee on Transportation MMA positions on several Bills heard
NEWTON and VERO BEACH, Fla. — Gloucester Police Chief Leonard Campanello and John Rosenthal, co-founders of The Police Assisted Addiction and Recovery Initiative (P.A.A.R.I.), are pleased to announce that Dynamic Life Recovery Centers has partnered with P.A.A.R.I. to offer addiction recovery services for men. Continue reading Dynamic Life Recovery Centers Partners with P.A.A.R.I. to Offer Recovery Services for Men
Wind, Strings, & Mallets at the Lilypad Inman
Tuesday, Dec. 1st, 8 pm Continue reading JAZZ COMPOSERS ALLIANCE
Drug Detectives Callahan and Glejzer gave a presentation to approximately 125 Dr’s and nurses at lahey clinic today on recent drug trends, opiate use epidemic , and the departments deployment of Nasal Naloxone (Narcan).
Earlier this week Mayor McGlynn gave the key to the city to the Roberts Elementary School Music Teacher, James Conner. Continue reading Medford’s Roberts Music Teacher Receives Key to the City
On November 8, 2015, the Tewksbury Police Department responded to the Mobil Mart Gas Station located at 940 Andover Street at 9:50PM for a report that both the Mobil Mart and the Dunkin Donuts clerk had been robbed at knife point. Continue reading Mobil Armed Robbery Arrests Tewksbury
CHELMSFORD — Police Chief James Spinney reports that the body of a woman, believed to be in her 60s, was found in a wooded area this afternoon.
A preliminary investigation indicates that the body is likely that of a Lowell woman who was reported missing on Oct. 25. Continue reading Body of Woman Found in Woods in Chelmsford
MERRIMAC – Police Chief Eric M. Shears regrets to report that, after a thorough search by multiple agencies, a 76-year-old resident was found deceased this morning. Continue reading Merrimac Woman, Reported Missing Yesterday, is Found Dead
IPSWICH — Ipswich Police Chief Paul N. Nikas and Police Lt. Jonathan Hubbard, the town’s Emergency Management Director, report that the Ipswich Police and Fire Departments this morning responded to a boat fire in Ipswich Town Wharf. Continue reading Ipswich Police and Fire Respond to Lobster Boat Fire
The Cambridge Police Department welcomed eight new police officers to its ranks at a swearing-in ceremony held this week at the Robert W. Healy Public Safety Facility on 125 6th Street. Continue reading The Cambridge Police Department welcomed eight new police officers
All New Show to Feature Lindsay Arnold, Sharna Burgess, Artem Chigvintsev, Valentin Chmerkovskiy, Keo Motsepe, Peta Murgatroyd,
Continue reading DANCING WITH THE STARS: LIVE! ‘DANCE ALL NIGHT TOUR’ COMING TO CITI SHUBERT THEATRE ON JANUARY 7
Flemming Lund is not only going to explain how infrared diagnostic technology can detect difficult-to-find energy losses in a home or building – he’ll be giving a live demonstration at the Milano Center. This unique workshop, hosted by the Melrose Energy Commission, takes place on Thursday, Nov. 19, at 7:15 p.m. Continue reading Melrose:New energy audit technology in action at Nov. 19 MEC workshop
A few members of the media have inquired about this incident. Note that no charges are forthcoming, no photos are available, and the department is unavailable to speak on camera about this. Continue reading Andover Police Clear Scene After Political Sign is Mistaken for Explosive Device
BEDFORD — Chief John Bryfonski and the Bedford Police Department invite the public to attend a Substance Abuse Summit next month. The summit comes amidst a national substance abuse epidemic. Continue reading Media Advisory* Bedford Police to Host Substance Abuse Summit
Age Should Not be Only Factor in Determining Dangerousness
Rehabilitation is “Next to Impossible” For Berry
SAUGUS — Saugus Police Chief Domenic J. Dimella and The Saugus Police Department would like to formally state their opposition to parole for convicted murderer Christopher Berry. Continue reading Saugus Police Formally Oppose Parole for Convicted Killer Christopher Berry
MERRIMAC – Police Chief Eric M. Shears reports that the Merrimac Police and Fire Departments responded to a home construction accident today where multiple people were injured after a wall collapsed. Continue reading Merrimac Police Respond to Construction Wall Collapse with Injuries
Gloucester Police Arrest Career Drug Dealer with More Than $1,000 Worth of Heroin In Her Possession
GLOUCESTER — Chief Leonard Campanello reports that the Gloucester Police Department, arrested a career drug dealer earlier this week with over $1,000 worth of heroin concealed in her undergarments. Continue reading
(Somerville, MA) Naveo Credit Union donated two hoop style bike racks to the City of Somerville to benefit members and neighbors conducting business in the area. The bike racks were installed on city property in front of the Naveo branch on Somerville Avenue and can accommodate up to four bikes. The racks provide much-desired bike parking in an area which is heavily biked.
Continue reading Naveo Credit Union Donates Bike Racks to the City of Somerville to benefit members and neighbors conducting business.
On November 2nd, 2015, members of the Tewksbury Police Department responded to the RTN Federal Credit Union, located in the Wal-Mart Plaza at 345 Main Street, for a report of a robbery that had just occurred. Continue reading Tewksbury Bank Robbery Arrest