Black Bear

This bear was at the door to a home in East Brookfield. (Credit: East Brookfield Police)

Bear Comes To Door Of East Brookfield Home

t’s the time of year some residents may see bears.


(File Photo Credit: Leicester Police Department)

Black Bear Sighted In Leicester Resident’s Back Yard

A black bear was spotted Wednesday morning in the back yard of an Auburn Street resident, local police said in a prepared statement.


Governor Patrick and Secretary Sullivan participate in black bear cub survey in South Deerfield. (Photo credit: Eric Haynes / Governor’s Office)

Gov. Patrick Joins Black Bear Cub Survey

On Monday Patrick was with a team that discovered a pair of four-to-six-week-old cubs. The cubs, both male, weighed in at about six pounds each.


A bear was spotted on El Dorado Drive in Mattapoisett on Sunday.

Black Bear Spotted In Mattapoisett

A black bear was spotted in Mattapoisett on Sunday.


This black bear was spotted in Westboro.

Black Bear Spotted In North Grafton, Westboro

For the past two weeks or so, bear sightings that began in Weston have been moving steadily west, with the latest in North Grafton.


State police closed off a Route 2 ramp after the bear sighting Wednesday.

Black Bears Spotted In Westminster, Wayland

Black bears were seen in Westminster and Wayland Wednesday.



Black Bear Shows Up In Merrimack, NH Neighborhood

On Tuesday, a Merrimack, NH family found a 400-lb. bear ripping apart their bird feeders.