Acton

Boats on the water in Sharon (Photo credit Town of Sharon/Facebook)

Sharon, Massachusetts Ranked 3rd Among ‘Best Places To Live In America’

Three Massachusetts communities are among the top 50 places to live in the country, according to Money magazine.

08/17/2015

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Man Dies After Choking On Food At Acton Restaurant

The victim was identified as Douglas Wardwell of Concord.

06/18/2015

A young boy nearly drowned in an Acton pool. (WBZ-TV)

Lifeguard Helps Rescue Boy From Acton Pool

A young boy nearly drowned in an Acton pool, but witnesses say a lifeguard’s quick actions helped save the child.

06/17/2015

Nicole Sprague of Acton. (Image credit: Rochester Police Department)

Acton, Maine Woman Charged With Stealing Money From Tip Jar At NH Coffee Shop

An Acton, Maine woman is charged with stealing money from a tip jar at a New Hampshire coffee shop in November, police say.

01/19/2015

The driver of this car escaped after crashing into an Acton brook. (Image Credit: Acton Police Department)

Maynard Man Escapes After Crashing Car Into Acton Brook

A Maynard man was treated for hypothermia and transported to Emerson Hospital after an Acton crash.

12/05/2014

A car was struck by a commuter rail train in Acton. (Transit Police photo)

Woman Injured After Train Collides With Car In Acton

A woman is injured after the car she was driving was struck by a commuter rail train in Acton Monday night.

09/29/2014

The grilled Caeser salad at The Red Raven in Acton. (Image: Phantom Gourmet)

Phantom Gourmet: The Red Raven In Acton

There’s an impressive new restaurant in Acton, where you can sit outside by the water or inside by the fireplace, and where the scenes in the kitchen look like something you’d see on reality TV.

07/14/2014

Vietnam veteran Doug Chase was given a doctor's appointment at a Veterans Affairs hospital two years after he died.

I-Team: Acton Vet Finally Gets VA Doctor’s Appointment – 2 Years After He Died

Veteran Douglas Chase had a brain tumor and died in August 2012. Two weeks ago, a letter was sent to him from the VA asking him to call promptly about his appointment.

06/30/2014

Commuter rail

Commuters Warned After Sexual Assault At Acton MBTA Station

A woman says she was sexually assaulted at knifepoint while she was leaving a busy MBTA station.

06/20/2013

Grit fell through the ice on Christmas and survived. (Photo credit: Animal Emergency Care Center, Acton)

Charlestown Dog Saved After Fall Through Ice Called ‘Christmas Miracle’

A call came in around 4:30 p.m. on Christmas that a 2-year-old Labrador Retriever named Grit had fallen through the ice and was cold, wet and unresponsive.

01/02/2013

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