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Joanna Leigh. (WBZ-TV)

Evans On Alleged One Fund Scam: ‘It’s A Sad Day’

The One Fund released a statement Friday thanking police after a Jamaica Plain woman was indicated for fraudulently claiming to be a Boston Marathon bombing victim.

03/27/2015

Power crews work to restore electricity. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Area Households Pay Higher February Electric Rates Than Rest Of Country

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the average price for Boston area households in February was 63 percent higher than the rest of the country.

03/26/2015

Aerial view of proposed Olympic Stadium. (Image from Boston 2024)

Boston Olympic Bid Backers Call For Statewide Vote In Nov. 2016

Boston voters will have the final say, according to bid organizers.

03/24/2015

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Boston Won’t Submit Olympic Bid Without Majority Support, Organizers Say

The people behind Boston’s bid for the Summer Olympics say they won’t go forward without public support.

03/23/2015

About 47 state officials took the T to work Thursday (WBZ-TV)

Lawmakers Take The Train For ‘Gov On The T’ Day

For one of the 47 officials who participated, it was her first time ever taking the commuter rail into work.

03/19/2015

Riders crammed on an Orange Line train, Feb. 12, 2015. (Photo by Carl Stevens-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

MBTA Is Top Concern At Boston Olympics Forum

No matter what was discussed at Tuesday’s forum on Boston’s Olympic bid, the conversation always came back to transportation.

03/17/2015

Patching a pothole in Brighton (Photo credit Karen Twomey/WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Massachusetts Spends $500K To Patch Potholes

As the snowbanks disappear, drivers are facing a different challenge – potholes.

03/16/2015

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Boston Breaks Its Record For Snowiest Winter

For better or worse, Sunday’s snowfall has secured this winter a place in history.

03/15/2015

Yurong Wu. (Image credit: Quincy Police)

Quincy Mother Accused Of Kidnapping 5 Kids Arraigned

Quincy police say they have found a mother wanted for taking her five children out of state custody. She was ordered held on bail by a judge.

03/13/2015

William Flynn in 1991. (WBZ-TV file image)

Gunman Who Killed Pamela Smart’s Husband Granted Parole

The triggerman in the Pamela Smart murder trial was granted parole Thursday, nearly 25 years after he killed his school instructor’s husband and launched a global spectacle packed with lurid details of sex and manipulation.

03/12/2015

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