Gov. Deval Patrick has unveiled what he’s calling a landmark initiative aimed at reducing recidivism among high-risk young men.
The state Office of the Child Advocate says a heavy caseload at the Department of Children and Families’ Leominster office does not excuse the failure to properly monitor a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy who has not been seen in months.
Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick delivered his final state budget plan to Beacon Hill lawmakers Wednesday, a $36.4 billion proposal that would increase spending by 4.9 percent over the current budget.
A Boston man arrested following a fatal shooting during a home invasion in the city’s Dorchester section has answered to a judge.
Isis Parenting, a popular baby store that also offers prenatal classes and toddler development groups in Massachusetts, has announced it’s closing unexpectedly.
Whitey Bulger and Catherine Grieg communicated to each other by writing tearful love letters to each other in jail. And their high-profile lawyer helped.
The man accused of assaulting a disabled man, is being held on $1,500 cash bail.
Despite the cold and the snow, more than a thousand people turned out to honor fallen U.S. Marine Sgt. Daniel Vasselian on Thursday.
The body of a U.S. Marine sergeant from Abington who was killed in Afghanistan last week returned home on Tuesday.
The state’s highway administrator is telling commuters to leave before the snow or plan to stay late.