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1 Injured in Mattapan Shooting

One person was taken to the hospital following a shooting in Boston's Mattapan neighborhood on Saturday. Boston Police responded to Westmore Road shortly before 5:30p.m. where they found a person suffering from gunshot wounds. The person was taken to a nearby hospital with non-life threatening injuries, police said. No arrests...
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Police Log: 11-26-22

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Man arrested in fatal shooting over traffic dispute in Lowell

The alleged shooter accused of killing a 26-year-old man over a traffic dispute in Lowell earlier this month has been arrested, according to authorities. Massachusetts State Police announced Friday evening that 21-year-old Rafael Garcia-Rey had been taken into custody for the fatal shooting of Odogwu Ganobi on Nov. 15. Law...

4 Fun Holiday Drag Shows You Won't Want To Miss!

You're invited to a festive and fun drag show!Photo by(Photo by Greta Hoffman) (BOSTON, MA) If you're looking for something fun and festive to do during the holiday season that is sure to get you in a great mood then look no further than this holiday-themed Drag Brunch line-up! From music that will get you moving to food that will have you wishing you had room for more, there is fun to be had for all ages every Saturday in December!

Arriving in style: Santa comes to town in a helicopter

Santa arrived in Quincy Saturday. Not on reindeer back or flying sleigh but by helicopter. Families packed Pageant Field to get a rare glimpse of Ol Saint Nick in the skies. “It’s so great to have a place to take our kids to see Santa,” said Jaclyn Smeaton. “So nice of Santa to visit from the North Pole.”

Separate drug investigations result in major fentanyl seizures, high bails

BOSTON, November 25, 2022 — Three men and a woman were ordered held on high bail amounts after being arraigned Wednesday in separate cases that resulted in the seizure of large amounts of fentanyl and cocaine, Suffolk District Attorney Kevin Hayden announced. In Dorchester BMC, RAHELIN REYNOSO, 33, QUENTY...

Watson taking his Army of teammates with him for this last battle

WILMINGTON – At 6-feet, 205 pounds, Ryan Watson is certainly not the biggest offensive tackle to suit up for Wilmington High on Thanksgiving Day. He may not be the quickest, and he may not dominate his share of match-ups, but he's extremely scrappy. And when it comes to the...

Video of Braintree officer using force, holiday event lists and accused rapist in court

Good morning. This is Jen Wagner, interim executive editor at The Patriot Ledger. Welcome to this week's edition of Your Week on the South Shore. Only for subscribers. Thanks for subscribing. And thanks for reading. It's that time of year when we ask readers to contribute to our annual Lend a Hand campaign. Thanks to the generosity of our readers, The Patriot Ledger’s Lend a Hand campaign for 2021 raised more than $53,000 to help those in need on...

20 Fantastic Things To Do In Boston This November

The trees are bursting with hues of auburn and gold, the air is crisp and the spooky season is officially over. While things might be feeling a bit hectic at the moment, there’s still plenty to do this November in Boston to enjoy the remainder of the fall season before it ends and the cheerful winter décor goes up. Check these events out!

It’s safe to say she’s unselfish

Believe it or not, there was a time when one of the faces of Lynnfield volleyball didn’t know much about the sport. Her brother’s fiance played college volleyball, and it was at one of her matches where a middle school-aged Celia Carbone fell in love with the game. “I saw how fun, and exciting, and The post It’s safe to say she’s unselfish appeared first on Itemlive.

Traffic diverted after dump truck hits overpass in Lexington

LEXINGTON, MASS. (WHDH) - Police are diverting traffic around a stretch of road in Lexington after a dump truck struck an overpass Friday. Police say there were no injuries in the crash in the area of Waltham Street and Route 2. Crews were on scene working to survey the damage...