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Teenage Girl Goes Missing, Lowell Police Say

Police in Lowell, Massachusetts, are looking for a missing 16-year-old girl who may either be in the Lowell area or in Framingham. Rhaissa DeSouza is 5-foot-2 with brown hair and eyes, according to the Lowell Police Department. She was last seen in a black sweatshirt, blue jeans and light pink Nike Air sneakers.
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Winchester man ready to ride Pan Mass Challenge for wife fighting rare cancer

WINCHESTER -- David Morse of Winchester is ready to ride the Pan-Mass Challenge with his wife on his mind and in his heart.Not long after the pandemic started in 2020, David's wife Sue noticed something wrong with her tongue."It came out of nowhere," Sue told WBZ-TV."She looked in the mirror one day and couldn't stick her tongue out straight," David elaborated. "And asked me if I could stick my tongue out straight and I said yeah I can."With the world at a standstill, the couple used telehealth to contact doctors and then an in-person visit followed.And with the love of...

Gourmet Dumpling House set to close in Chinatown

BOSTON - Gourmet Dumpling House in Chinatown is closing after 15 years.The owners say that their last day is Thursday, June 30, and blames rising rent for their closure. The business is best known for their soup dumplings.Its sibling restaurant, Dumpling House in Cambridge, will remain open.

Protesters gather in Boston after Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

BOSTON – Hundreds of people demonstrated in Boston Friday night in opposition of the Supreme Court decision to overturn Roe v. Wade. Protesters rallied at Park Street Station before marching through Boston to Copley Square. The Copley Square protest shut down a section of Boylston Street. After a passionate presentation of speakers here, they marched to the State House, filling the street and blocking all traffic.State lawmakers can now determine access to abortion after the Supreme Court's historic decision Friday. In response, Gov. Charlie Baker signed an executive order to protect access to reproductive health care services in Massachusetts. Some protesters expressed...

Boston Bruins mess up again by extending Don Sweeney

The Boston Bruins offseason seemed to finally be turning the corner when reports came out that Patrice Bergeron had decided to return for the 2022-23 season. After the firing of Bruce Cassidy, and several players undergoing surgeries that will keep them out to start the season, it was the ray of sunshine Bruins fans had been looking for since the 2021-22 season had ended.

Red Sox select infielder Yolmer Sanchez

The Red Sox announced they’ve selected infielder Yolmer Sánchez onto the major league roster. They’ve also recalled righty Connor Seabold from Triple-A Worcester. In corresponding moves, righty Tanner Houck and outfielder Jarren Duran are going on the restricted list. That’s typical procedure for players who haven’t been vaccinated against COVID-19 on teams heading for a series in Toronto, as the Canadian government prohibits unvaccinated athletes from crossing the border.

Man Charged in Deadly Roxbury Shooting

A man has been charged with murder in a deadly shooting earlier this month in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood. Police said the shooting took place in the Rockland Street area around 9:30 p.m. on June 12. When police arrived at the scene, they found a man, later identified as 20-year-old Jordan...

The Cleveland Guardians should consider sitting Myles Straw for a series or two

The Cleveland Guardians need to consider sitting Myles Straw for a while. The Cleveland Guardians had a rough four-game stretch. They lost to the Minnesota Twins to close out a series the Guards won, and then went on to lose three straight against the Boston Red Sox. This was more of a hiccup than a reason to worry about the sky falling. After all, the Guards defeated the Dodgers 2-1 in their most recent series, so we know this team can compete against the best of the bunch.

Bruins sign GM Don Sweeney to extension

The Boston Bruins signed general manager Don Sweeney to a multiyear contract extension on Monday. Financial terms were not released by the club. His contract was set to expire on Thursday. "Under his management, the Boston Bruins have been one of the winningest franchises in the league and a perennial...

Bruins Have Options to Clear Cap Space During 2022 Offseason

On June 23, Joe McDonald of the Worcester Telegram & Gazette reported that Patrice Bergeron was going to return to the Boston Bruins for the 2022-23 season on a one-year. While nothing if official yet, but Boston has only $2.3 million in cap space according to cap-friendly, so there is no doubt moves have to be made by general manager (GM) Don Sweeney to free up some cap space.

South Boston church to be converted into housing

A former church in South Boston will soon become new housing, while a second project will bring even more new housing to the area. The Boston Planning & Development Agency approved two projects on E Street in South Boston at its June 16 meeting. The 354 E St. project will...

Massachusetts Catholic leaders respond to the overturning of Roe v. Wade

Boston’s Cardinal-Archbishop called the ruling "deeply significant and encouraging." Catholic leaders across Massachusetts spoke out in support of the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to overturn Roe vs. Wade, the landmark 1973 ruling that made abortion legal at a federal level. The Cardinal-Archbishop of Boston Seán Patrick O’Malley released...