Brockton

An 89-year-old woman was tied up during a home invasion in Brockton (Photo from Beth Germano/WBZ-TV)

Elderly Woman Tied Up During Brockton Home Invasion

Brockton Police say an 89-year-old woman let a man in his 40’s into her Pleasant Street home to use the telephone, and became the victim of a home invasion.

07/15/2015

Students attend a tutoring session at the School on Wheels in Brockton. (Karen Twomey/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Brockton Tutoring Program Helps Families Affected By Homelessness

The program, “School on Wheels,” reaches out to families affected by homelessness at some point.

07/15/2015

The scene of a violent house party in Brockton (WBZ-TV)

Shooting, Stabbing At Brockton House Party Leaves 1 Dead

Authorities say two men were shot and a third man was stabbed.

07/12/2015

A 4-alarm warehouse fire in Brockton (WBZ-TV)

Arson Blamed In 4-Alarm Brockton Fire

A four-alarm warehouse fire in Brockton on Saturday was intentionally set, officials say.

07/12/2015

Firefighters battled a four-alarm fire in Brockton on Saturday. (WBZ-TV)

Firefighters Battle 4-Alarm Commercial Building Fire In Brockton

Firefighters battled a four-alarm commercial building fire in Brockton on Saturday.

07/11/2015

New slot machines at Plainridge Park Casino (Photo credit Doug Cope/WBZ NewsRadio)

What’s Next For Casinos In Massachusetts?

The casino gambling industry is off and running with the recent opening of the Plainridge Park Casino in southeastern Massachusetts.

07/05/2015

Kyle Loughlin. (WBZ-TV)

Former Bridgewater State Daycare Worker Pleads Not Guilty In Child Rape Case

A Massachusetts judge has set bail at $100,000 for a former Bridgewater State University student accused of sexually assaulting two young boys while working at a campus daycare center.

07/03/2015

Buckley was shot outside this home on Thayer Street in Brockton. (WBZ-TV)

Brockton Police Fatally Shoot Man Armed With BB Guns

A 45-year-old Brockton man was shot and killed by police early Thursday morning, officials said.

07/02/2015

Thomas Kennedy (pictured right) wit Mass. Gov. Charlie Baker. (Photo courtesy: State Sen. Thomas Kennedy via Facebook)

Thomas Kennedy, Longtime State Lawmaker, Dies At 63

Massachusetts state Sen. Thomas Kennedy of Brockton has died.

06/29/2015

A gavel. (Credit: iStockphoto)

Massachusetts Court Offers Guidelines On Spanking

The state’s highest court has for the first time set legal guidelines for when and how parents can use spanking to discipline their children.

06/25/2015

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