Braintree

Police search for evidence after the shooting on Old Colony Avenue Tuesday.

Boston Police Officer Forgives Man Who Tried To Kill Him

A Boston police officer who says he felt the heat and heard the whistle of a bullet fired by a fleeing suspect as it narrowly missed his head offered forgiveness to his assailant in court.

12/24/2014

Holiday lights display in Braintree (WBZ-TV)

Braintree Man Pulls Plug On Holiday Display That Caused Traffic Nightmare

A Braintree neighborhood is pulling the plug on a popular holiday lights display.

12/23/2014

The so-called "Black Friday Ninjas" talk to WBZ's Jim Smith.  (WBZ-TV)

Black Friday Brings Out All-Night Shoppers (And Ninjas)

Plenty of people were out all night shopping, going after Black Friday bargains, including two “ninjas.”

11/28/2014

A car smashed into a town sign and gas pump. (Photo credit: Braintree Fire Department)

Metal Sign Impales Car Windshield In Braintree, Narrowly Misses Driver

A driver narrowly escaped injury over the weekend after a metal sign post speared through the front windshield of her car.

11/24/2014

Harvard Vanguard Medical Center was evacuated for a man with Ebola-like symptoms. (WBZ)

Harvard Vanguard: Patients And Staff Safe After Braintree Ebola Evacuation

Harvard Vanguard Medical Center was evacuated on Sunday after a man arrived with Ebola-like symptoms, but the clinic is open for business on Monday.

10/13/2014

Patient with Ebola-like symptoms is loaded into an ambulance in Braintree (Photo credit Kevin Wiles)

Officials: Boston Patient Likely Does Not Have Ebola

The likelihood that the man contracted Ebola is “extremely low.”

10/12/2014

Edward King, 41, of Braintree. (WBZ)

Man Charged With Killing Braintree Bicyclist Has Extensive Driving Record

Edward King of Braintree is charged with driving under the influence of prescription drugs after striking and killing William Donovan.

10/10/2014

DAILY TALKER

Daily Talker: Man Charged For Driving Maserati Painted Like Police Cruiser

A man from Braintree is in trouble with the law, because police say his Maserati looked too much like a police cruiser.

Braintree Deputy Police Chief Wayne Foster tells the Patriot Ledger the man was pulled over in Braintree Square over the weekend, and has been summoned to court on a charge of impersonating a police officer.

08/13/2014

U.S. savings bonds (Photo credit: TheKarenD)

Braintree Woman Returns Waitress’ Long-Lost ‘Pennies From Heaven’

After finding some old savings bonds in her attic, a woman’s efforts to find the bonds’ rightful owner finally paid off after two years.

08/11/2014

Crumbs Bake Shop (Photo from CBS NY)

Report: Crumbs Bake Shop Closes All Locations Nationwide

What was once the largest chain of cupcake shops in the country has closed, CBS New York reported.

07/08/2014

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