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Detectives investigating overnight jail death in Boston

BOSTON — Detectives are investigating the death of a person who was in custody at the Suffolk County Jail on Nashua Street in Boston. Officers responded to the jail around 1:25 a.m. Friday, an official said. Homicide detectives are investigating and police said that was standard procedure. Officials did not...
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Person Shot in the Arm in Roxbury

A person was shot in the arm near Nubian Square in Boston's Roxbury neighborhood. The person was rushed to a nearby hospital with injuries that were not believed to be life threatening. No further information was immediately available.
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Man rushed to hospital following Mattapan shooting

BOSTON (WHDH) - One person was rushed to the hospital after police say he was shot in Mattapan. Officers were called to the scene near Walk Hill Street Friday afternoon and taped off the area to begin their investigation. Police say the man is in stable condition and is expected...
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Essex DA, Police Investigating Disappearance Of Dolly Thapa Last Seen In Dorchester

BOSTON (CBS) – Police are asking for the public’s help locating 38-year-old Dolly Thapa who has been living in Wellesley. Thapa was last seen leaving a friend’s home in Dorchester on Sunday, September 12. She is believed to be driving a 2002 grey/light green Lexus with Massachusetts registration 198AN3. Family members reported her missing on Monday to Wellesley Police. Dolly Thapa (Image from Essex County District Attorney) Thapa is formerly a resident of Rowley. Her disappearance is being investigated by the Essex District Attorney’s Office, and police in Boston, Rowley and Wellesley. Anyone who believes they may have seen Thapa after September 12 is asked to call Essex State Police Detective Unit at 978-745-8908 ext. 5199.

Essex County DA, several police departments investigating woman’s disappearance

BOSTON (WHDH) - The Essex District Attorney’s Office, the Boston, Rowley and Wellesley Police Departments are all investigating the disappearance of a 38-year-old woman. Dolly Thapa, formerly of Rowley but staying in Wellesley, was last seen leaving the home of a friend in Dorchester Sunday morning, according to the office of the DA. She was reported missing by family members on Monday evening.
Boston Globe

Home of the Week: An N.H. contemporary with its own putting greens, par-3 hole

23 Scenic View Drive, Pelham, N.H. It’s perhaps not intentional, but the choices developers make for street names often have credibility issues. Prithee, how many swords of power have been found on Excalibur Drive — anywhere? But there is no such issue for this house in Pelham, N.H.: Scenic Drive accurately identifies the location of this three-level home.
Daily News Of Newburyport

Black bear spotted in Salisbury neighborhood

SALISBURY — A black bear has been seen in the Rabbit Road area and one local resident hopes that people will simply leave it alone. Tricia McNeil of Rabbit Road said she was surprised by the unexpected pedestrian she saw while driving home with her boyfriend, Dan, early Monday night.

Home for Sale: 35 Craig St in Milton, MA

Open Houses Sunday Sept. 19, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. This fine Milton home features a classical interior design with modern updates for today’s home buyer. The property includes a newly renovated kitchen that has been finished with white cabinetry, stainless steel appliances, island and quartz countertops and backsplash. The oversized formal dining area is great for parties and family gatherings.

Car Crash Sends SUV Into Everett Building

A car crash sent an SUV off the road, through a fence and into a building overnight in Everett, Massachusetts. Damage could be seen to the two cars after the crash, which occurred on Ferry Street just before midnight. It was unclear if anyone was injured. No further information was...
Boston Herald

Eastern Massachusetts high school scores and highlights from Friday

In a Patriot League contest, Josh Murray struck for two goals in a 4-1 victory for Plymouth North over North Quincy. … Jack Murtagh buried the lone goal and Jack Price picked up the shutout between the pipes as Hingham beat Pembroke 1-0. … Luke Twomey erupted for four goals, pacing Marshfield (2-0-1) to a 7-2 win over Plymouth South.
Boston Herald

Hot Property: Lincoln mid-century modern available for first time

You don’t even have to swoon over mid-century modern architecture to fall head over post-and-beam for 64 Baker Bridge Road in Lincoln. Offered on the market for the first time, the 1956 jewel has an impressive architectural pedigree behind its good looks. Reading like a Who’s Who of modernism, the home was originally designed by Carl Koch on more than 10 acres abutting conservation land. And who better than to site the home just-so on those 10 acres than then-neighbor Walter Gropius himself.

Boston Rent Prices Come Roaring Back After Pandemic

Mike Totten unloaded his parents' pickup truck as he moved into his new apartment in Allston. Then he unloaded about the months he spent looking for a new place. "It's been quite a hard time, it’s very fast paced," said Totten, 24, who doesn't have a car and had to find a room near public transportation. "I would say I've contacted at least 50 [landlords], because at least half the people that you contact usually don't get back to you."

Schools report 1,230 COVID-19 cases over 3 days

BOSTON — School districts reported more than 1,200 student cases of COVID-19 and 190 cases among staff members this week, the Department of Elementary and Secondary Education said in its first case report of the new school year. The department said the 1,230 student cases represent 0.13 percent of the...