Mary Blake

A Timber Rattlesnake (Photo credit Mass. Division of Fisheries and Wildlife)

5-Foot Rattlesnake Found Outside Office Building Near Blue Hills

Environmental police officers safely relocated the venomous endangered snake.


The sink and makeshift hideout where Truehart was found (Photo credit State Police)

Massachusetts Fugitive Found In Makeshift Hideout Under Sink

Keith Truehart was wanted for allegedly injuring his girlfriend’s 9-month old child.


Solar panels. (WBZ-TV)

Lights On: Solar Energy Taking Hold In Massachusetts

In the final installment of her week-long series ‘Lights On,’ WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake reports on how solar energy is finding a footing in Massachusetts.


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Lights On: Wind Industry Has Untapped Potential In U.S.

While wind is not quite ever present, it is constant enough to produce an expandable renewable energy and there are growth opportunities in the wind industry.


Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant. (WBZ-TV)

Lights On: Future Brings Major Changes To Nuclear Energy Industry

In part three of her week-long series ‘Lights On,’ WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Mary Blake reports on how the nuclear power industry is working to hold its own.


Light bulbs. (Photo credit Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Lights On: Controversial Options To Reduce Electricity Costs

While consumers grapple with rising electricity costs, there remains mixed reaction to a growing number of proposals on the best way to ease the financial pain.


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Lights On: Energy Customers Grapple With Soaring Prices

Utility company phone lines have been lighting up with customers demanding answers on the amount their bill indicates they now owe.


(Photo Credit: The Toy Shop Concord)

Popular Concord Toy Shop Closing Permanently

A popular toy shop in downtown Concord is going out of business due to a fee being charged by the new landlord.


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‘She’s Ready For This,’ Says BC Law Administrator Who Knew Marilyn Mosby

The Baltimore City state’s attorney has deep ties to Boston law enforcement.


Members of the Hingham Police Departments played a light-hearted prank on their retiring chief. (Image Credit: Hingham Police Department)

Hingham Police Give Retiring Chief Crime Scene Sendoff

Members of the Hingham Police Department covered retiring Police Chief Michael Peraino’s car with police tape.