Flowers. (WBZ-TV)

Law Prevents Braintree Family From Arranging Former Foster Child’s Funeral

A Braintree foster family, which has cared for more than 100 children, has found themselves dealing with a legal loophole that is making it difficult for them to arrange a funeral for one of their former foster kids.


(Photo credit: Rick Reuss)

Police: Speed A Factor In Fatal Braintree Car Crash

Investigators say speed was a factor in a car crash in Braintree Sunday night that killed a driver and injured three others.


(Photo courtesy: Braintree Police-Facebook)

Ex-Braintree Man Pleads Not Guilty To 1981 Murder

Keith Butler, 57, pleaded not guilty Tuesday to killing his neighbor more than three decades ago.


Raisul Kalam and his 3-year-old son. (Photo courtesy of Braintree Police)

Braintree Man Wanted For Fleeing State With 3-Year-Old Son

Braintree police are searching for a man who allegedly assaulted a person and then fled the state with his three-year-old son.


Two people were hit by a car in the parking lot of a Stop & Shop in Braintree. (Photo credit Richard Bea)

2 People Hit By Car In Braintree Parking Lot

Two people were hit by a car on Friday afternoon in a Braintree grocery store parking lot.


(Photo illustration by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)

Facebook Scam Alert: Braintree Resident Swindled Out Of $3K

Braintree police are warning of a scam that has one resident out thousands of dollars.



Braintree Student Arrested For Allegedly Bringing Loaded Gun To School

A 14-year-old boy was arrested for allegedly bringing a gun to a Braintree school on Wednesday morning.


Brandon Jones is arraigned on March 13 for his alleged role in a stabbing at TD Garden, (WBZ-TV)

TD Garden Stabbing Suspect Arraigned

Braintree resident Brandon Jones was arraigned in Boston Municipal Court, charged for his role in a stabbing inside TD Garden.


The MBTA turned to inmates to help shovel out the tracks (Photo credit Kim Tunnicliffe/WBZ)

MBTA Offers $30 An Hour To Shovel Out Tracks

The MBTA will continue operating on a limited schedule Tuesday as it works to get public transportation up and running again post-snowstorm.


A tractor trailer vs. commuter rail crash in Braintree (WBZ-TV)

Commuter Rail Train Strikes Tractor-Trailer In Braintree

A commuter rail train struck a tractor-trailer in Braintree on Wednesday.