Jose Santiago has cerebral palsy and is legally blind, so when he was left alone by his special needs program earlier this week he was frightened.
It is a tremendously tough disease to fight. But one local group is fighting back with their fists.
The suspect allegedly stabbed a man with a screwdriver.
After wasting more than $600,000 on poor quality streets repairs under former mayor William Lantigua, Lawrence on Thursday began the process of fixing those streets.
A local ice supplier said he’s having trouble keeping up with demand because of the popular ‘Ice Bucket Challenge.’
Firefighters arrived at a home on Wells Street about 3:45 a.m. to find heavy flames coming from the building.
Police blocked off and evacuated houses in a neighborhood after they feared they found a pipe bomb in a home.
Strong thunderstorms caused damage across northern Massachusetts Thursday afternoon.
A woman was stabbed several times by her girlfriend inside their apartment in Lawrence on Saturday morning before the building was set on fire, police said.
Lawrence Mayor Dan Rivera has launched a campaign to make his city a better place to live with a summer crime prevention initiative.