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Joe Shortsleeve

(WBZ-TV)

Tobin Bridge Tolls Now All Electronic

The bridge’s cashless, all-electronic tolling system was activated just after midnight Monday.

07/21/2014

Investigators looking into a Lowell fire that killed seven people are focusing on the apartment building's smoke detector system. (WBZ-TV)

Family Member: Lowell Victims Had Large Number Of Fireworks In Apartment

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan promises a “long and thorough review” of the Lowell apartment building fire that killed seven people.

07/10/2014

Somerville Police SUV at crosswalk sting. (WBZ-TV)

Somerville Police Crosswalk Crackdown Nets $40,000

Police were out ticketing drivers who didn’t stop for people in the crosswalks.

07/08/2014

A new law requires better repairs of gas leaks in Mass. (WBZ-TV).

New Mass. Law Requires Prompt Action On Gas Leaks

The law for the first time creates a uniform, three-tiered classification system for gas leaks.

07/07/2014

Smartphone camera (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Feds In Boston Crack Down On International ‘Sextortion’ Cases

It starts when a young person puts their first compromising picture on the Internet.

07/04/2014

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Rainy July 4 Weather Prediction Has Boston Business Owners Concerned

Boston business owners are worried about losing business due to the impending tropical storm for July 4.

07/02/2014

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Kayaker Threatened With $150 Fine For Bringing Own Boat To Stoneham Pond

A WBZ-TV viewer was stunned recently when he visited Spot Pond in Stoneham with his new kayak and was threatened with a $150 fine.

07/01/2014

Electronic overhead tolling. (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Overhead Tolls Coming To Mass. Pike In West Newton

Drivers will soon be paying a new toll on the Mass Pike. The I-Team has learned the free ride is over for a section of the highway.

06/17/2014

Trucks filled with sand being escorted to Winthrop Beach. (WBZ-TV)

Trucks Getting Police Escorts To Winthrop Beach

It is all part of $21.5 million project to rebuild a mile and half of beach which has been decimated by decades of winter storms.

06/16/2014

Elevator inside Dedham apartment building. (WBZ-TV)

I-Team: Mass. Officials Worried About ‘Catastrophic Failure’ Of Dedham Complex Elevator

State inspectors say they are concerned about a “catastrophic failure” of an elevator at a Dedham complex.

06/10/2014

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