Massachusetts

Social worker Lara Sobel. (Photo credit WCAX)

Social Workers Hold Vigil In Honor Of Vermont Colleague

Social workers and investigators with the Massachusetts child welfare agency are planning a vigil in memory of a slain colleague from Vermont.

08/11/2015

New Hampshire's White Mountains. (Photo: iStockphoto)

Mass. Hiker Rescued After Hurting Head At NH’s White Mountains

The New Hampshire Fish and Game Department says hikers and a conservation officer teamed up to help a hiker suffering from a head wound near Mt. Moriah.

08/11/2015

President Barack Obama. (Photo by Pete Souza/White House via Getty Images)

In Obama Stronghold Of Massachusetts, Some Unsure On Iran

With just over a month before the deadline for Congress to act on an international nuclear deal with Iran, more than half of Massachusetts’ all-Democratic delegation is still on the fence, according to a poll of the state’s 11 members of Congress by The Associated Press.

08/11/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH EMMA LAVECCHIA AND MARINA ITUARTE AUGUST 2015

Spanish Immersion – A New and Popular Trend

August 8, 2015 Learning Spanish is becoming a bigger and more popular trend here in the United States! More and more parents are enrolling their children in Spanish immersion schools, especially at the early stages […]

WBZ-TV–08/06/2015

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Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Weekend Set For August 15

Gov. Charlie Baker on Thursday signed a law that will suspend the 6.25 percent sales tax for the weekend of Aug. 15-16.

08/06/2015

Southern New England Storms

Severe Damaging Storms Rip Through Southern New England

The strong storms brought damaging winds, torrential rain and vivid lightning to the region.

08/04/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH LILLYANA HEBBERT AUGUST 2015 good

FriendshipWorks: Offering Free Help for Elders

August 1, 2015 FriendshipWorks is a non-profit organization with a network of trained volunteers that provide support and assistance to elders. They accompany them to medical appointments; provide companionship and other support along the way. […]

WBZ-TV–07/30/2015

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Massachusetts Home Sales Soar In June

The number of single-family homes sold in Massachusetts last month shot up by more than 11 percent compared to June 2014, making it the best June in a decade, according to an organization that tracks the market.

07/28/2015

Auburn police are asking residents to be on the lookout for possible scamming contractors. (Photo Credit: Auburn Police Department)

Auburn Police Warn Of Scamming Contractors

Auburn police are warning residents to steer clear of possible scamming contractors going door-to-door, looking to cut a quick deal.

07/27/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH REINELDA RIVERA JULY 2015

Boston Summer Festivals: Puerto Rican Festival of MA 2015

July 25, 2015 We continue to offer you our special coverage of some of Boston’s biggest summer festivals! On this edition, we tell you about the Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts 2015. It’s considered the […]

WBZ-TV–07/25/2015

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