The robber tried to fire his weapon but apparently jammed.
On Branch Street in Lowell, there were candles and prayers for the seven people who died in the fire.
The City of Worcester has signed off on a federal plan to cut down 500 more trees – in a renewed effort to head off the spread of the Asian Longhorned Beetle.
Here’s a look at the coverage of Hurricane Arthur from WBZ-TV reporters from around the region.
A Worcester ex-con was arraigned Wednesday on home invasion and armed robbery charges for breaking into an elderly man’s house four times in two weeks.
A 12-year-old boy was bitten by a wild animal on Monday night as he was enjoying a night by his swimming pool.
A local highway department worker was terminated recently after he helped rescue “Kaboodle,” a wayward cat.
Young people were rushed to the hospital from an Avicii concert for problems with drinking, drug use and heat.
A babysitter has been charged with child endangerment after two children were severely burned in a bathtub last week in Lynn.
Police suspect a man set a bakery on fire out of anger and frustration over being locked out of his car.