Karen Twomey

(Photo credit: Karen Twomey-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Working Homeless On Path To Self-Sufficiency

About a quarter of all homeless people in Boston shelters are working and many more want a job.

05/22/2015

A Pine Street Inn micro-unit in the South End. (Photo by Karen Twomey - WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

Pine Street Inn’s Micro-Units Life-Changing For Homeless

You’d never know they’re part of the Pine Street Inn’s ever-expanding network of more permanent housing.

05/21/2015

Correctional Officer Dennis Laubner (Photo credit Essex County Sheriff)

Correctional Officer, Inmates Team Up To Save Heroin Overdose Victim’s Life

The correctional officer lost a son to heroin last year.

05/19/2015

Manchester police cruiser. (File photo)

NH Shelter Taking Unique Approach Draws Addicts Across State Lines

Most homeless shelters have a no drug or alcohol policy.

05/19/2015

Scituate in the Blizzard of 2015. (Photo credit: Karen Monaco)

Mayors Combine Forces At Climate Change Preparedness Summit

Officials from a group of cities in the Boston area agreed to combine forces in an effort to be more prepared for the impact of climate change.

05/14/2015

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Families Seeking Answers Sue In Bridgewater Day Care Child Rape Case

A lawsuit has been filed to force the school to provide information.

05/11/2015

Purse secured in shopping cart (File photo credit Leominster police)

Woman’s Wallet Stolen, Thieves Rack Up Over $20,000 In Charges

A New Hampshire woman says thieves stole her wallet and managed to rack up more than $20,000 in charges in about two hours.

05/06/2015

The fire broke out before sunrise Tuesday. (Photo credit: Ralph Chang)

Cigarette Likely Cause Of Fatal Fire At Arlington Condo Complex

A man was found dead after a four-alarm fire tore through a condominium complex in Arlington early Tuesday morning.

05/05/2015

Parishioners at a Scitaute church refuse to let it be closed. (WBZ-TV).

Court To Decide Fate Of Scituate Church On Brink Of Closure

Members of St. Frances X. Cabrini will testify to keep the church open.

05/05/2015

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16 Boston Latin Students Awarded Prestigious Study Abroad Scholarships

Sixteen students at Boston Latin School have received a once in a lifetime opportunity to study abroad, but some said they almost turned it down.

05/04/2015

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