TYNGSBOROUGH — Chief Richard D. Howe reports that the Tyngsborough Police Department is investigating a motor vehicle crash involving serious injuries. Continue reading Tyngsborough Police Department Investigating Motor Vehicle Crash with Serious Injuries
GEORGETOWN – Chief Donald C. Cudmore reports that the Georgetown Police Department is investigating a drowning that occurred at Pentucket Pond earlier this weekend. Continue reading Georgetown Police Investigating Drowning at Pentucket Pond
Gov. Charlie Baker presents Sgt. Jonathan Credit with the Medal of Honor.
BOSTON — Essex County Sheriff Frank G. Cousins Jr. is pleased to announce that two Essex County Sheriff’s Department Sergeants were honored at the Massachusetts State House today during the Executive Office of Public Safety and Security’s (EOPSS) annual Correctional Employee of the Year Awards Ceremony. Continue reading Two Essex County Sheriff’s Officers Honored at Correctional Officer of the Year Awards
BOSTON – Monday, May 23, 2016 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced he has been invited to the White House State and Local Gun Violence Prevention Convening on Tuesday, May 24 in Washington, D.C. Continue reading MAYOR WALSH TO SPEAK AT WHITE HOUSE GUN VIOLENCE PREVENTION CONVENING
Grant will fund updates to protective equipment for Tewksbury firefighters
Washington, DC – Today, Congressman Seth Moulton (D-MA) announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) awarded a $232,226 grant to the Tewksbury Fire Department. Continue reading Tewksbury Fire Department Awarded $232,226 FEMA Grant
One of the most important priorities for our Commonwealth’s schools is to ensure that our students have the tools to succeed – both academically and vocationally – in today’s rapidly globalizing economy. Continue reading OP-ED: Rethinking Language Immersion By Senator Sal DiDomenico
James Armato, 27, of Stoneham, was arraigned Monday in Malden District Court and charged with strangulation, attempted murder, assault and battery on a household or family member, assault, and resisting arrest, in connection with an alleged incident that took place at approximately 2:30 a.m. on Sunday, May 15. Continue reading Stoneham Man Arraigned on Household Member
We were shown this picture from a third-party who had not taken the photo, nor knew anything about it, other than they thought it was taken in Fall River. Continue reading A Selfless Meal, and Conversation, for Two
TYNGSBOROUGH — Chief Richard D. Howe reports that the Tyngsborough Police Department is investigating a series of racist and racially insensitive social media postings and at least one written message appearing to target minority students at both the Academy of Notre Dame Lower Pre K-8 and Upper 9-12 schools. Continue reading Tyngsborough Police Investigating Racist Written Messages and Social Media Postings at Academy of Notre Dame
On Friday, May 13th Mayor Carlo DeMaria joined Senator DiDomenico, Continue reading WYNN BOSTON HARBOR PRESENTS EHS STUDENTS WITH TICKETS TO WYNN COMMUNITY DAY
Tree Planting to benefit neighborhoods
In an effort to continue to beautify and prepare our neighborhoods for the spring and summer months, Mayor DeMaria, Continue reading Everett:CITY CONTINUES PREPARATION FOR SPRING/SUMMER
Hat’s Off is a joint initiative of the Tewksbury Rotary Club and Tewksbury Memorial High School. Continue reading Tewksbury:TMHS Students nominated for Tewksbury Rotary Club May 2016 Hats Off Award
STATEMENT FROM THE CITY OF BOSTON ON DIVERSITY DATA
BOSTON – Tuesday, May 17, 2016 – The following statement can be attributed to Laura Oggeri, Chief Communications Officer for the City of Boston: Continue reading STATEMENT FROM THE CITY OF BOSTON ON DIVERSITY DATA
CHELSEA – Police Chief Brian Kyes issues the following statement:
“John was the true definition of a dedicated public servant to the people of Chelsea and the Country, having worked at the Chelsea Police Department since 2008 and at the Chelsea Fire Department from 2005-2008 and served in the US Army in Afghanistan in 2003-2004. Continue reading Statement of Chelsea Police Chief Brian Kyes Regarding Sudden Death of Officer John Bruttaniti
Mayor Walsh’s Building a Better Boston Capital Plan Invests over $90 million in Library Projects throughout the City
BOSTON – Saturday, May 14, 2016 – Today Mayor Martin J. Walsh launched the Adams Street Branch Library Project and highlighted capital investments planned at libraries across the Boston Public Library system, which total over $90 million in his FY17-21 Building a Better Boston Capital Plan. Continue reading MAYOR WALSH LAUNCHES ADAMS STREET BRANCH LIBRARY PROJECT
JOSE MANUEL BLANCO-DOMINGUEZ has been on the run from police for nearly 20 years. (Photo Courtesy of Boxborough Police)
BOXBOROUGH – Chief Warren B. Ryder reports that the Boxborough Police Department today arrested a man who has been on the run from police for nearly 20 years. Continue reading Boxborough Police Arrest Fugitive Wanted for Almost 20 Years
PROHIBIT DISCRIMINATION AGAINST TRANSGENDER PEOPLE (S 735) –The Senate 33-4, approved and sent to the House the bill that would expand current law prohibiting discrimination against transgender people by adding “gender identity” to existing Massachusetts Continue reading Breaking story on the Massachusetts Senate approval of the controversial transgender bill. Included are how all 38 state senators voted.
Last week, the Medford High School Robotics Team participated in the New England Regional Botball Robotics Tournament at the University of Massachusetts Lowell. Continue reading Medford:MHS ROBOTICS TEAM TAKES HOME AWARDS AT NEW ENGLAND REGIONAL CHAMPIONSHIPS!
The Burlington Fire Department responded to the Hyatt House Hotel this afternoon to extinguish a large van fire. (Courtesy Photo)
A video of Burlington Fire Captain Scott Carpenter explaining the incident can be found here. Continue reading Burlington Fire Department Responds to Van Fire at Hyatt House Hotel
BEDFORD — Chief Robert Bongiorno and Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan announce that two women were arraigned today in Concord District Court in connection with an alleged shoplifting incident. Continue reading Two Women Arraigned in Connection with Alleged Shoplifting in Bedford
BOSTON – Thursday, May 12, 2016 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced three public meetings for the community to discuss a new low-power FM (LPFM) radio station for Boston that will go on-air in June of this year. Continue reading CITY OF BOSTON ANNOUNCES PUBLIC MEETINGS FOR NEW COMMUNITY RADIO STATION
GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS THURSDAY, May 12, the 133rd day day of 2016 with 233 to follow. Sunrise in the Boston area is @ 5:25 and sunset is @ 7:55. The moon is waxing. The morning stars are stars are Neptune, Uranus & Venus. The evening stars are Jupiter, Mars, Mercury & Saturn.
ON THIS DAY IN: 1588 – King Henry III fled Paris after Henry of Guise triumphantly entered the city.
1780 – Charleston, South Carolina fell to British forces. Continue reading GOOD MORNING – TODAY IS by John Dwyer
E1 Auto Transport Inc:CDL Driver Wanted
Continue reading E1 Auto Transport Inc:CDL Driver Wanted
THIS WEEK ON SOMERVILLE NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS – DISPLACEMENT, THE NEW FACE OF HOMELESSNESS
Rising rents, soaring home prices and high-end developments are causing displacement across Somerville. The organizations that fight homelessness are finding their resources are being taxed to keep residents in their homes, before they are displaced, and at greater risk of homelessness. Continue reading THIS WEEK ON SOMERVILLE NEIGHBORHOOD NEWS – DISPLACEMENT, THE NEW FACE OF HOMELESSNESS
Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Office of Veterans Services would like to invite residents to help with the placement of flags on Veterans graves for Memorial Day. Flag placement will take place at both the Glenwood and Woodlawn Cemeteries. Continue reading Everett VOLUNTEERS NEEDED FOR MEMORIAL DAY FLAG PLACEMENT
On May 3rd the City of Everett Water Department was one of 45 communities to receive the 2016 Public Water System Award from the Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection as part of “National Drinking Water Week” (May 1-7). Continue reading Everett:MassDEP Celebrates ‘National Drinking Water Week’ by Presenting 45 Recipients with a 2016 Public Water Systems Award
BOSTON – Tuesday, May 10, 2016 – Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced the Boston Creates draft cultural plan is now available for public review and comment. Continue reading BOSTON CREATES DRAFT CULTURAL PLAN NOW AVAILABLE FOR PUBLIC COMMENT
Mayor Carlo DeMaria and the Department of Public Works recently held a successful Household Hazardous Waste Day on Saturday, May 7th at the Public Works facility. Continue reading Everett:ANNUAL HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE DAY A SUCCESS
The Program Offers Boston Youth Ages 13-14 a High-Quality Service-Learning Experience During The Summer Months
Mayor Martin J. Walsh has announced the start of enrollment for Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) annual citywide BCYF SUPERTeens Program this summer. Continue reading Mayor Walsh Encourages Boston Youth to Be SUPERteens
The Tewksbury Police Department is on the lookout! Officers are looking to reward young people “caught” wearing their bike helmets with Lowell Spinner’s Baseball tickets. We feel strongly that this initiative is a really good way to encourage helmet use in Town. Continue reading Tewksbury Police Department Helmet Rewards Program 2016
Mayor Martin J. Wash is encouraging Boston youth ages 16-18 to apply now for Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) Snap Shot Teen Photography Program. Continue reading Mayor Walsh Announces Enrollment for BCYF’s Snap Shot Teen Photography Program
“Boston Public Schools (BPS) has noted the petition issued by the Boston City Council and the concerns expressed about water safety in our facilities. Continue reading Boston Public Schools Statement in response to City Council letter about BPS water:
NATICK — Chief James G. Hicks announces that the Natick Police Department has partnered with Natick Together for Youth to host a community initiative to help parents recognize signs of substance use in children and teenagers. Continue reading Natick Police Partner with Youth Coalition on Initiative Aimed at Helping Parents Recognize Signs of Substance Abuse
GREAT BARRINGTON — Town Manager Jennifer Tabakin and Police Chief William Walsh wish to issue statements on the sudden death of Police Officer Ryan Storti the other night. Continue reading Statement of Great Barrington Town Manager and Police Chief Regarding the Sudden Death of Police Officer Ryan Storti
TOWNSEND — Police Chief Robert M. Eaton Jr. reports that the man who was seriously injured after being attacked by a pig on his family farm Tuesday evening has been upgraded to stable condition and is expected to survive. Continue reading Update from Townsend Police Regarding Tuesday Evening’s Farm Incidents
This fall, the Medford Vocational Technical High School (MVTHS) will be offering adult courses, certificates and/or licensing in the following areas of study: Automotive Repair, Continue reading MEDFORD THIS FALL, MVTHS TO OFFER ADULT COURSES!
Mayor Carlo DeMaria announced today that the City’s annual road and sidewalk rehabilitation program has begun The 2016 Citywide Roadway Rehabilitation Program Continue reading EVERETT MAYOR DEMARIA ANNOUNCES $4.5 MILLION FOR THE 2016 CITYWIDE ROAD AND SIDEWALK IMPROVEMENT PROGRAM
Andover residents can purchase a Pomps Pond season pass before the pond opens at the DCS Office during regular office hours (Monday-Friday, 8:30 am-4:30 pm) and receive a discounted rate of $75/car. Continue reading Andover DCS:Pomps Pond Early Bird Special Going On Now!
GEORGETOWN — Police Chief Donald Cudmore and Superintendent of Schools Carol Jacobs report that the Town of Georgetown responded swiftly to a report of a swastika found on the Georgetown Middle High School football field late last week. Continue reading Georgetown Police and Schools Respond to Swastika Drawn on Football Field