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Boston Mayor Marty Walsh. (WBZ-TV)

Officials Warn Boston Residents Fireworks Are Illegal

City officials asked Boston residents to be alert and respectful as they celebrate the 4th of July this weekend.


Leland Felings (Photo credit Leland Felings)

Good Samaritan Shot While Helping Assault Victim In Lynn

A Good Samaritan was shot in Lynn after coming to the aid of an older man being assaulted on the roadside, police say.


Imagine Dragons (Photo credit Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Florida Teen Makes Concert Dreams Come True For Cancer Patients

Lindsea Taylor is making sure her Imagine Dragons tickets aren’t going to waste.


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New Hampshire’s ‘Hands-Free’ Distracted Driving Law In Effect

New Hampshire is now the 15th state to bar drivers from using hand-held cellphones while driving.


Investigators at the scene of a Waltham beating death in August (WBZ-TV)

Teen Pleads Guilty In Waltham Beating Death

Thierry Tullus was found dead in his car on August 18.


Hardiman Field in Brighton

Brighton Ball Field Gets Its Own Green Monster

Hardiman Field is one of ten ball fields across the city rehabbed through the Highland Street Foundation’s Out of the Park program.

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Cyclists leave Boston College to ride to Connecticut for ALS research. (WBZ-TV)

Cyclists Riding From Boston To Conn. Raising Money For ALS Research

Over 200 bicyclists set off from Boston College on a ride to Connecticut as they raise money for ALS research.


The July 4th celebration on the Esplanade in 2009. (Photo credit: Massachusetts State Police)

No Drones Allowed On Esplanade For 4th Of July

There will be no drones allowed at this year’s 4th of July celebration on the Esplanade, according to Massachusetts State Police.


Dzhokhar Tsarnaev at his sentencing on June 24, 2015. (Sketch credit Jane Rosenberg)

Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Apologizes For Boston Marathon Bombings

Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev apologized Wednesday in his first public statement since the attacks in April 2013.


A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held at the newly renovated Hatch Shell Oval Lawn on Friday. (Photo by Ken Tucci/WBZ-TV)

Esplanade’s Renovated Lawn Unveiled At Hatch Shell

After several months of renovations, the Hatch Shell Oval Lawn was unveiled during a ceremony on Friday at the Esplanade.