Karen Twomey

(Karen Twomey WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Stress-Busting During The Christmas Rush

The holidays are supposed to be joyful and peaceful. That fact is, however, they can be a trigger for a mountain of stress.

12/19/2014

(Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

Monday Expected To Be Busiest Day Of The Year At Post Offices

If you haven’t sent out your cards and packages yet, you’re not alone.

12/15/2014

flooding

Storm’s Lingering Effects Lead To Flooding Concerns

The storm that brought several inches of rain to some portions of Massachusetts is winding down, but its punch is still being felt by some commuters.

12/10/2014

The so-called "Black Friday Ninjas" talk to WBZ's Jim Smith.  (WBZ-TV)

Black Friday Brings Out All-Night Shoppers (And Ninjas)

Plenty of people were out all night shopping, going after Black Friday bargains, including two “ninjas.”

11/28/2014

Demonstrators protest the Ferguson decision outside the State House. (WBZ-TV)

Fires In Ferguson, Peaceful Protest In Boston

While there were fires, violence and looting in Ferguson, Missouri early Tuesday morning, there was peaceful protest in Boston.

11/25/2014

Each year up to 150 sea turtles are rescued from Cape Cod beaches. (Karen Twomey/WBZ)

Dozens Of Sea Turtles Rescued From Cape Cod Beaches

In recent days 45 sea turtles washed ashore beaches on Cape Cod. The young turtles don’t yet know how to properly make their migration, and as a result they were stranded.

11/17/2014

Patrick Pass and others volunteer at the New England Center For Homeless Veterans (Photo credit Karen Twomey/WBZ)

Getting An Early Start On Veterans Day Volunteering

Veterans Day is right around the corner, but some folks are getting an early start.

11/07/2014

Condon Elementary School in South Boston (Photo credit Karen Twomey/WBZ)

Boston Elementary School Reports 150 Norovirus Cases

Boston health officials say 140 students and 10 staff members at a local elementary school have come down with norovirus.

11/05/2014

Michelangelo, Pietà, about 1538-1544. (Image credit: Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, Boston)

Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum Hosts Rare Italian Sculpture Drawings

For the first time in the United States, drawings of famous sculptures are being shown together with those sculptures in a new exhibit at the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum in Boston.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–10/23/2014

The fire engulfed the home on Kingston Street. (Photo credit: Lawrence Police)

Lawrence Fire That Killed 2 Children Ruled Accidental

Two children were found dead after a four-alarm fire at a Lawrence apartment building early Tuesday morning, the state fire marshal said.

10/21/2014

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