Farmers and industry experts say New England is bucking a trend toward larger, but fewer, farms because many residents want to buy food locally and young entrepreneurs want to produce it.
The bishop of New Hampshire’s Roman Catholic diocese calls the murder of journalist James Foley evidence of an “unspeakable evil that is rampant and inhuman.”
A Green Line trolley derailed just outside Kenmore Square.
Marine Corps Lance Cpl. Dylan Bogue was reunited with Moxie, a bomb-sniffing dog who worked with him as a team trained to detect improvised explosive devices.
State police are looking for a man they say attacked a woman on the Esplanade early Friday morning.
The parent company of the Hannaford supermarket chain is now a “serious bidder” for the Market Basket chain, according to a published report.
Seven people are being treated for minor injuries after an early morning fire at a triple-decker home.
A few thousand Market Basket workers and customers rallied outside a store in Tewksbury Tuesday to pressure management to reinstate the company’s former chief executive or accept his offer to buy the company.
Authorities are asking for the public’s help but keeping relatively quiet about what’s known about a box containing human remains found in Duxbury.
Arthur T. Demoulas said in a statement that he and his side of the family want to buy the 50.5 percent of the company now controlled by relatives who backed his firing last month.