Peter Koutoujian

Inmates learn to cook through a House of Correction culinary program. (WBZ-TV)

Robi On The Road: Prison Culinary Program Gives Inmates ‘Chance For Freedom’

Some inmates at the Middlesex House of Correction in Billerica participate in a culinary program aimed at preparing them for work upon their release.


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Voters Head To Polls To Choose Ed Markey’s Replacement In U.S. House

Voters in Massachusetts’ 5th Congressional District primaries took the first step Tuesday toward filling the U.S. House seat that became vacant when Edward Markey moved to the Senate.


Senator-Elect Ed Markey (D) addresses supporters after winning election to the U.S. Senate.

Candidates Vie To Succeed Markey In Congress

U.S. Sen.-elect Edward Markey hasn’t resigned from his House seat yet, but the campaign to replace him is already heating up.


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Middlesex Sheriff Sergeant Arrested For Dealing Cocaine

A sergeant with the Middlesex Sheriff’s Department has been arrested for allegedly receiving cocaine from an undercover state trooper.


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Middlesex County Weekend Jail Sentences Raising Eyebrows

A man who failed to show up for his weekend jail stay has opened eyes for the terms of his sentence.


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Rep. Koutoujian Named Middlesex County Sheriff

State Representative Peter Koutoujian was named as the new Middlesex County sheriff Friday.