Preparation is underway as the city gets set to mark a year since the Marathon bombings.
There’s no word yet on what caused a three-alarm fire with explosions at a home in Lawrence overnight.
Simmons College says about 20 students became sick with the norovirus over the weekend.
A funeral Mass is scheduled in Plymouth for a veteran police officer killed in an on-duty motorcycle crash a week ago.
The exhibit opens Monday and runs through May 11 at Boston Public Library.
Investigators said last week’s brownstone fire that killed two Boston firefighters was caused by welders working at the rear of the building next door.
Thousands of firefighters are paid their final respects to Michael Kennedy Thursday in West Roxbury.
A man charged with a carjacking spree that spanned six communities was arraigned Tuesday afternoon in his hospital bed.
Two people were killed in a house fire in Fitchburg overnight.
Steve MacDonald, a Boston Fire Department spokesman, told reporters Thursday “nothing has been ruled in or out” and investigators are focusing on the building’s basement and “some kind of extraordinary event” that happened there.