Jamaica Pond has been temporarily closed to water activities because of a suspected algae bloom.
Part of Route 1A in East Boston has reopened after daylong utility repairs following an accident.
An emergency room is all that remains of a 124-year-old hospital in Quincy.
Four months after the Boston Marathon bombings, Forum is set to re-open.
New Hampshire fish and game officials are closing Thorndike Pond to fishing from Sept. 3 through Nov. 30 due to an emergency water level drawdown.
The temperatures have gone so far downhill even skiers are out of luck.
All state trial courts will close at noon Monday and stay closed until noon Tuesday.
State Police Superintendent Col. Timothy Alben said the issues are isolated to one person who has worked at the lab since 2003. But, it likely involves thousands of local police cases.
Parts of Lake Quinsigamond have been closed to swimming and fishing over health concerns.
At least on of the public beaches in Ipswich have been shut down, just as a long stretch of oppressive heat is beginning.