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Correctional Officer Dennis Laubner (Photo credit Essex County Sheriff)

Correctional Officer, Inmates Team Up To Save Heroin Overdose Victim’s Life

The correctional officer lost a son to heroin last year.

05/19/2015

Nicholas Schaeneman in Chelsea District Court, May 18, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Accused Drunk Driver Charged With Hitting Good Samaritan, Woman On Route 1

A Chelsea man is charged with driving drunk and hitting two people, including a Good Samaritan, over the weekend.

05/18/2015

MIT Sgt. Richard Sullivan and Officer Sean Collier's stepfather Joe Rogers. (WBZ-TV)

Tsarnaev Death Penalty Verdict ‘Another Door Closed’ For Collier Family

Speaking at a fundraiser in memory of fallen MIT Police Officer Sean Collier, family members said they do not want to talk about the decision to sentence Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death, but they are glad this phase is over.

05/16/2015

Emily Gillis, who earned her degree from Suffolk University. (WBZ-TV)

Woman Overcomes Physical Challenges To Earn Suffolk University Law Degree

A 29-year-old with a form of cerebral palsy will receive her degree from Suffolk University Law School on Saturday.

05/12/2015

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Pre-Civil War Era Shipwreck Found At Nantasket Beach

The state’s underwater archaeologist has identified it as a pre-Civil War era cargo ship.

05/10/2015

Concord resident Peter Waters survived the Nepal Earthquake on April 25. (WBZ-TV)

Concord Man Survives Nepal Earthquake

A Concord man survived the Nepal earthquake that killed several thousand people in late April.

05/09/2015

Arthur Kamberis. (Photo credit: Paul Burton-WBZ-TV)

95-Year-Old WWII Veteran Fights Off Robber With Cane

An elderly World War II veteran fought off a robber who he says tried to take his wallet over the weekend.

05/04/2015

Boats at Quincy Bay. (WBZ-TV)

Training For The Worst: Drill Simulates Plane Crash In Quincy Bay

From the skies above and on water, rescuers raced to the scene of a simulated plane crash.

05/02/2015

Dylan Plasse's headshot. (WBZ-TV)

Flowers Stolen From Boy’s Grave At Abington Cemetery

Sue Plasse and her partner Michelle want their son’s grave to be left alone after someone stole several flowers they planted at an Abington cemetery this week.

04/25/2015

Jeff Glaser of Texas. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Marathon Runner Grateful After Stranger Returns Wedding Ring

Texas resident Jeff Glaser lost his wedding ring while running the Boston Marathon, and wants the person who returned it to know how grateful he is.

04/21/2015

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