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Serious injuries reported in multivehicle crash on Route 3 in Weymouth, Massachusetts
WEYMOUTH, Mass. — A multi-vehicle crash with serious injuries is under investigation in Weymouth, Massachusetts. The crash happened early Friday on the southbound side of Route 3 near Route 18. Two lanes of travel are closed. The incident is also affecting traffic on the northbound side of the road.
How a potential government shutdown could impact people in Massachusetts
BOSTON - In a matter of days Shaunea Tavares doesn't know if her WIC benefits will be there to help with the food assistance she relies on for her 2-year-old son, Khalib."My child, he loves milk, fruits, veggies, he loves veggies, so those things come in handy, especially in the month where you are lacking funds. It helps a lot," said Tavares.It's one of several federally-funded programs that could be impacted by a government shutdown. The President of Action for Boston Community Development, Sharon Scott-Chandler, said the most vulnerable are the most impacted. "They are already trying to access resources...
Quincy house on the National Register of Historic Places to become affordable housing
QUINCY − Calling the move a “twofer,” Quincy Mayor Thomas Koch announced that the city bought two more-than-a-century-old houses on Spear Street to convert them into affordable housing units. “We can’t save every structure that’s old, but I think at the right place and at the right...
Shots fired on Gilmore Bridge could have been sparked by road rage, police say
The Gilmore Bridge — connecting Charlestown and Cambridge — is back open after it was closed for an investigation into a possible road-rage-fueled shooting incident. Massachusetts State Police said on Thursday night that troopers were investigating a shots fired incident, which initial reports suggested was a road rage incident.
Massachusetts Restaurant Named 'Best Restaurant' In The Entire State
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Rifle, Ammunition, and Drugs Seized in Search Warrant Operation In Boston
Boston law enforcement officers arrested 36-year-old Tavanti Dortch, charging him with multiple firearm and drug-related offenses after uncovering a rifle and drugs in his possession during a search warrant execution in the area of 65 Martha Road, yesterday, according to the Boston Police Department. The seizure quickly of a Palmetto...
Driver stopped on I-93 in Reading dies after being rear-ended by box truck, state police say
A pickup truck driver was killed in a crash involving a box truck on Interstate 93 in Reading early Thursday, officials said.
Here's why Granite Links' lease extension has been withdrawn in Quincy
QUINCY − The operator of the Granite Links golf course has withdrawn its request for a 99-year extension of its lease on public land in West Quincy. The lease extension was first proposed to the city council in October 2022. Representatives of Granite Links said a long-term contract would help them secure financing for improvement projects.
NTSB: Plane crash that killed 2 Boston doctors caused by parking brake
FARMINGTON, Ct. - Federal investigators have concluded that a plane crash in Connecticut that killed four people, including two doctors from Boston, was caused by a parking brake.The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) said the private jet was going too slow during takeoff because the pilot left a parking brake on.The plane crashed into a building at a manufacturing company in Farmington, Connecticut in September 2021. Two pilots were killed, along with a husband and wife. Courtney Haviland and William Shrauner were both doctors at Boston hospitals. The crash also injured four people on the ground.
Toy gun shoots gel pellets, hitting family's windshield
Experience the shock and fear of a Massachusetts family as they recount their terrifying encounter with teenagers shooting gel pellets from a toy gun at their moving vehicle. This incident raises serious questions about safety on the streets.
Local Alert: Whitman Police Seek Public Help in Identifying Car Theft Suspects
The Whitman Police Department is investigating multiple car thefts at a car dealership that took place on Thursday, September 28. The Brockton police, who were examining a crash involving a white Ford Explorer, tipped them off. This vehicle is suspected to be stolen from the dealership.
Heads Up, Boston Residents: Traffic Restrictions Due to City-Wide Events from Sept 29 to Oct 1, 2023
Boston has issued a traffic advisory from September 29 to October 1, 2023, due to city-wide events. These events will lead to parking limitations and road closures. The city suggests walking, biking, or using public transit. Bluebikes and the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (MBTA) are good options. The MBTA recommends buying a round-trip ticket for faster return trips.
Police give statement on armed suspect in custody after shots fired at Arlington car dealership
Police responded to the Arlington Vandergriff Honda dealership Thursday after shots were fired. An armed suspect was wounded by officers and taken into custody. No customers or employees were injured.
Worker rushed to hospital after fall from Boston roof
BOSTON — A worker was injured Thursday afternoon in a fall from a roof in Boston's Brighton neighborhood. The construction worker fell 3 stories from a roof at a home under construction Elko Street, which is near Saint Elizabeth's Hospital. A neighbor said roofers have been working on the...
Driver cited after cement truck strikes bridge in Norwood leaving catastrophic damage
Boston25 drone footage shows the catastrophic damage to the Morse Street Bridge in Norwood. On Thursday afternoon a cement truck crashed into it and pushed the railroad bridge about five feet.
Fake prescription pills laced with opioids to blame for recent overdoses in Quincy, police say
Quincy police have a warning out after four overdoses in the city just within 24 hours this past weekend. Drug dealers are selling prescription pills laced with potentially deadly opioids. Police said the problem is only getting worse, with people in Quincy thinking they are taking ADHD medication or painkillers,...
Quincy man indicted for manslaughter for allegedly beating Woburn man to death
Sanusi Sadiq, 29, allegedly killed 46-year-old Barry Whelan, who was found unconscious in Boston’s Downtown Crossing neighborhood in March. A Suffolk County grand jury has indicted a Quincy man for allegedly beating a Woburn man, who was found unconscious in downtown Boston on St. Patrick’s Day and later died.
Racist attack on the T captured on video
A viral video captures the moments teenagers harassed a woman along the Red Line – hurling racial slurs and even attempting to stop her from getting off the train. “They were trying to corner me and the entire time they’re getting close to me, I can literally feel their breath on me.”
Two Sharon police officers fined thousands for sneaking into exclusive club at Patriots game
Two Sharon police officers were fined in civil penalties for using their positions to get into an exclusive suite at a New England Patriots game without tickets last year, officials announced.
New Paws, New Love: Adopt Puppies Today in weymouth, MA
Whether you're thinking about adopting a pet or simply delight in watching cute animals, you'd find a plethora of endearing pets awaiting adoption at animal shelters across and close to weymouth..