Lowell To Require Essays For Unrestricted Gun LicensesAfter a new policy was recently approved by the Lowell City Council, applicants who apply for unrestricted licenses could be required to supply letters of recommendation, take a safety course, and write an essay stating why they should be allowed to carry openly.
'Star Wars'-Inspired Workout Comes To Boston GymWith the release of "Star Wars: Episode VII: The Force Awakens" on Friday, it appears the love for light sabers can be found not only on the big screen but in a Boston gym too.
'Priceless' Pillow Stolen From New Hampshire Woman's MailboxA New Hampshire woman is asking whoever stole her mail to return the packages with no questions asked as she hopes to retrieve a “priceless” gift made for her mother.
School Dances Cancelled At Exeter High In New HampshireExeter High School officials have decided to cancel all school dances indefinitely due to rowdy student behavior and inappropriate dancing.
Philip Chism Faking Extent Of Mental Illness, Prosecution Psychologists SayThe defense rested its case Tuesday in the murder trial.
Man Suing Fontbonne Academy Says He Was Fired Because He Is GayMatthew Barrett is suing Milton's Fontbonne Academy, the Catholic girls' prep school he says denied him a job because he is gay.
Boston Bruins Go Holiday Shopping For Children In NeedThe Boston Bruins did some toy shopping Monday after practice, and will soon be delivering all the goodies to children in Boston-area hospitals.
Ben Affleck Spotted On Downtown Lawrence Movie SetAffleck is filming "Live By Night," a crime drama adaption of a Dennis Lehane book.
Millbury Fire Victim May Have Been Smoking In Bedroom, Officials SayThe apartment did not have a sprinkler system, but authorities say it was up to code.
Boston Police Officer Who Died Months After Marathon Shootout HonoredOfficer Dennis Simmonds suffered a head injury when Dzhokhar and Tamerlan Tsarnaev detonated an explosive device during a shootout in Watertown days after the April 15, 2013, marathon bombing.
Weston Family Welcomes 3-Year-Old Son Home After Lengthy Hospital StayAfter 13 months in the hospital, 3-year-old Christian Caruso is finally coming home.
Counseling Centers Abruptly Close Due To BankruptcyThe sudden closure surprised many patients.