A driver is recovering after crashing his car into the Whitin Reservoir in Douglas, Sunday night.
The body of a U.S. Marine sergeant from Abington who was killed in Afghanistan last week returned home on Tuesday.
A third employee of the state Department of Children and Families has been fired after the investigation into the case involving Jeremiah Oliver.
The body of Lance Corporal Matthew Rodriguez was brought home for the final time Thursday.
Gov. Deval Patrick said he’s asked “some very specific questions” of Department of Children and Families Commissioner Olga Roche about the case of a missing 5-year-old Fitchburg boy.
Attorneys for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev are asking a judge for a later deadline for them to seek moving the trial from Boston.
Harvard University evacuated four buildings on campus Monday morning after receiving unconfirmed reports of explosives.
The influx of owls in the area is being described as a “substantial incursion” which means more of them are coming south this year than in most years.
A 14-year-old boy pleaded not guilty Wednesday to charges including murder, aggravated rape and armed robbery in the killing of his high school math teacher.
Parents of football players met with Lunenburg Police Tuesday to discuss moving forward after the team cleared in a racial graffiti case targeting one of the team’s players.