WBZ Cares: Cradles to Crayons Is Highly Rated By a Charity EvaluatorCradles to Crayons has been given a 4-star rating by Charity Navigator, the country's largest charity evaluator. They've won this high rating for the 8th year in a row.
WBZ Cares: Cradles to Crayons Distributes Thousands of Backpacks To Children in NeedFor ten years, Cradles to Crayons has distributed backpacks full of books and school supplies to children in need across the state, as they begin a new school year.
WBZ Cares: Cradles to Crayons Helps Needy Children ThriveThis month WBZ Cares features "Cradles to Crayons," a Boston-based organization which provides children from birth through age 12 with essential items - clothes shoes, school supplies and toys - which they need to thrive at home, at school, and at play.
Patrolman's Union President: Timing Of Boston Police Body Camera Program Was 'Horrible'A hearing is scheduled in Suffolk Superior Court Tuesday afternoon.
Gov. Baker Signs Bill Protecting Animals Left In Hot CarsFlanked by several canine constituents, Gov. Charlie Baker signed a bipartisan bill Wednesday that protects pets left in hot cars--as well as those who break them out in order to rescue them.
Cosplayers Compete For Comic Con Tickets At Faneuil HallAbout 30 cosplayers--dressed as Supergirl, The Joker, and many others--paraded around Faneuil Hall Thursday hoping to win Boston Comic Con tickets.
Southwest Outage Causes Cancellations, Long Lines At Logan AirportA day after a computer outage in Southwest Airline's system left hundreds of flights across the country cancelled, a long line of upset passengers gathered at the airline's counter at Logan Airport.
WBZ Cares: St. Mary's Center for Women and Children Has a Long History of HelpingThis month, the WBZ Cares Campaign is profiling St. Mary's Center for Women and Children in Dorchester, which provides housing, education and services for young women and their families.
WBZ Cares: Young Women Learn Valuable Skills On Internet Radio StationThis month, the WBZ Cares Campaign is profiling St. Mary's Center for Women and Children in Dorchester, which provides housing, education and services for young women and their families.
Teen Held Without Bail In Murder Of East Boston WomanA teen charged in the murder of a woman in an East Boston garage last month was arraigned in court Monday.
WBZ Cares: "St. Mary's Center" in Dorchester Helps Women and Their ChildrenFor the month of July, WBZ profiles St. Mary's Center for Women and Children, located on Cushing Avenue in Dorchester. St. Mary's Center provides housing, education and services for young women and their children.
MCAS Exams Getting First Overhaul In Nearly 20 YearsThe statewide Massachusetts Comprehensive Assessment System (MCAS) exams are getting their first overhaul since their creation nearly two decades ago.