Fitchburg

Map of proposed natural gas pipeline (WBZ-TV)

Protesters Rally In Fitchburg Against Proposed Pipeline

Several hundred people packed a high school auditorium Saturday to rally against a proposed pipeline that would carry high-pressure natural gas across northern Massachusetts.

11/15/2014

A driver and passenger dodge this fence pole when it came through the windshield in a Fitchburg accident. (Photo courtesy of Fitchburg police)

Driver, Passenger Dodge Fence Pole That Goes Through Windshield In Fitchburg

The car was traveling down River Street in Fitchburg when it struck a parked car and then collided with the fence and pole.

09/27/2014

Jeremiah Oliver. (Facebook)

3 Charged With Misleading Police In Search For Jeremiah Oliver

Three Fitchburg residents charged with hindering the investigation into the disappearance and death of a 5-year-old boy have been arraigned in Superior Court.

09/17/2014

A Mass. State Police cruiser was struck in Worcester. (Photo courtesy Worcester Telegram & Gazette)

State Police Cruiser Struck In Worcester, Driver Charged

A 25-year-old man has been charged with operating under the influence after state police say he crashed into a cruiser in Worcester.

09/15/2014

Suspected burglar in Fitchburg home (WBZ-TV)

Burglary Suspect Caught On Video Inside Fitchburg Home

Neighbors who live on and around Arlington Street in Fitchburg are hoping surveillance pictures captured by a smart-thinking homeowner can put an end to what they describe as months of anxiety.

06/09/2014

Jeremiah Oliver. (Facebook)

DCF Not Responsible For Jeremiah Oliver’s Death, Says Independent Review

An independent group that examined the state Department of Children and Families says the agency should not be held responsible for the death of a 5-year-old Fitchburg boy.

05/28/2014

Jeremiah Oliver. (Facebook)

Funeral Held For Jeremiah Oliver In Fitchburg

The father of a 5-year-old boy who was missing for months before his body was found by the side of a highway apologized at his funeral Saturday, saying he wished he could have saved his son.

05/03/2014

Jeremiah Oliver. (Facebook)

Jeremiah Oliver’s Funeral Set For Saturday

Visiting hours followed by funeral services for Jeremiah Oliver are scheduled for the Rollstone Congregational Church on Saturday.

04/30/2014

Olga Roche. (WBZ-TV)

Embattled DCF Commissioner Olga Roche Resigns

The embattled commissioner of the Department of Children and Families resigned Tuesday.

04/29/2014

Olga Roche (WBZ-TV)

DeLeo, Murray Want DCF Head Olga Roche To Resign

Massachusetts House Speaker Robert DeLeo and Senate President Therese Murray want the head of the Department of Children and Families to resign.

04/28/2014

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