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A Bolt Bus caught fire on the Mass. Pike in West Newton (Photo Courtesy Larry Abend)

Mass. Pike Bolt Bus Fire Began In Engine Compartment, Investigators Say

The fire that burned through a Bolt Bus on the Mass. Pike at the height of rush hour Monday started in the engine compartment, investigators said.

05/12/2015

National Geographic Magazine covers. (Photo by KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Newton Student Headed To National Geographic Bee

A Newton seventh-grader is off to Washington D.C. to represent Massachusetts in the National Geographic Bee next week.

05/10/2015

(Image Credit: Sean Grande)

Tractor-Trailer Rolls Over In Newton, Spilling Diesel Fuel

Traffic was slowed on the Mass Pike on Saturday after a tractor-trailer rolled over, spilling fuel on an off ramp.

04/18/2015

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Mile-By-Mile Guide To The Boston Marathon

There are other course guides out there, but this one was written from years of experience, complete with visual cues, crowd cues, physical cues and strategy tips.

CBS Boston–04/14/2015

Tempura Fried Octopus at Comedor (Image: Phantom Gourmet)

Phantom Gourmet: Comedor In Newton Centre

It’s one of the hottest new restaurants in Greater Boston, and its success can be credited to a perfect marriage of ingredients and flavors.

04/13/2015

A three-alarm fire broke out at a Newton home on Monday morning. (Photo by Newton fire)

Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm Fire In Newton

Newton firefighters are battling a three-alarm house fire Monday morning.

04/13/2015

Boston skyline (WBZ-TV)

Boston, Cambridge, Peabody Among ‘Most Overpriced’ Cities

Living in Massachusetts is not the way to get the most bang for your buck, according to a new ranking.

03/16/2015

(WBZ-TV)

Along The Boston Marathon Route: Newton

Newton is home to two of the most recognized Boston Marathon landmarks – the Forever Young statue and Heartbreak Hill.

03/13/2015

Emma Lederman has turned to writing as a form of therapy. (WBZ-TV)

Newton Teen Hopes Story Can Help Children With Suicidal Thoughts

Emma Lederman turned to self-harm as a middle school student, but as a teenager she’s turning to writing as a way to help herself, and hopefully others.

03/11/2015

A firefighter breaks through a window while battling a three-alarm Newton fire. (WBZ-TV)

Newton Firefighters Knock Down 3-Alarm House Fire

Flames extended to the roof of a Tremont Street home, but residents called 911 and safely escaped.

02/13/2015

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