Saturday’s opening ceremonies for a number of Boston-area Little Leagues were bittersweet in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings.
Spc. Megan Mills surprised her younger brother at his baseball game in Leominster.
Mayor Dean Mazzarella bought land next to some Little League fields 25 years ago and now wants to build a house on it.
Ryan McCormick hit two homers and drove in six runs to power Rhode Island to a 13-7 win over Massachusetts in the Little League New England championship.
The Andover National team is one win away from clinching the New England Regionals and a trip to Williamsport for the Little League World Series.
The mother of a Peabody boy who suffered severe injuries when he was struck in the head by a baseball during a Little League practice in 2007 has filed suit against the organization, two officers and a coach.
A Barnstable police officer and Little League coach is in rehab days after being charged with drunken driving and child endangerment.
The game must go on, but in Worcester that means with a lot more police on patrol.
The league was forced to shut down after gunfire was heard during a game at the Grafton Street field last week. No one was hurt.
Little League games at a Worcester field are being canceled because of gunfire.