Billerica

DPW power washed crosswalks painted by Billerica Selectman George Simolaris. (Karen Twomey/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Billerica Selectman Who Painted Crosswalk Charged With Defacing Public Property

A Billerica selectman is facing a misdemeanor charge of defacing public property for painting faded crosswalks in the town center.

07/21/2015

Billerica Selectman George Simolaris. (Karen Twomey/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Billerica Selectman Refuses To Resign Amid Crosswalk Painting Controversy

A Billerica selectman insists that he won’t resign after he painted green-and-white crosswalks without the town’s permission.

07/20/2015

(Image Credit: Billerica Police Department)

Billerica Police Officer Hit Over Head With Liquor Bottle

A Billerica police officer was hospitalized Sunday night after authorities say a suspect struck him over the head with a glass bottle.

07/20/2015

A Billerica selectman says he painted crosswalks in town green and white. (WBZ-TV)

Billerica Selectman Asked To Resign After Painting Crosswalks

A Billerica selectman has been asked to resign after he painted green-and-white crosswalks without the town’s permission.

07/19/2015

Police on scene of a Billerica shooting. (WBZ-TV)

17-Year-Old Billerica Boy Dies After Being Shot

A 17-year-old Billerica boy has died after being shot inside his home on June 26, officials say.

07/04/2015

Crime scene tape at a Billerica house where a shooting was reported. (WBZ-TV)

Teen In Critical Condition After Shooting At Billerica Home

A person was rushed to the hospital with “a reported gunshot wound” Friday afternoon after an incident in Billerica.

06/26/2015

'Ramp to nowhere' in Billerica (Photo from Ryan Kath/WBZ)

I-Team: ‘Ramps To Nowhere’ Removed In Billerica

Some recently-installed ramps in Billerica had some taxpayers shaking their heads and asking, ‘What were they thinking?’

06/24/2015

The Nissan Murano (left) and Brandon Spikes' Mercedes Maybach at the State Police barracks. (WBZ-TV)

Crash Victims’ Attorney: Brandon Spikes’ Actions ‘Inexplicable’

An attorney for the Billerica family that was rear-ended by the sports car allegedly driven by former Patriots linebacker Brandon Spikes called the incident “inexplicable.”

06/12/2015

Planet Fitness in Billerica (Photo credit Karyn Regal/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Billerica Planet Fitness Customers Warned To Watch Keys After Cars Stolen

Gym-goers at Planet Fitness in Billerica are losing more than a few pounds during their workouts.

05/27/2015

Missing Billerica girls Kayla (L) Ana (R).

Missing Billerica Girls Found In Chelmsford

Two girls who went missing from Billerica Tuesday afternoon have been found safe.

05/26/2015

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