Springfield

The casket of Marine Sgt. Thomas Sullivan brought into Holy Cross Church, July 27, 2015. (WBZ-TV)

Springfield Marine Killed In Tennessee Attack Called ‘Exemplary’

The Springfield Marine killed a by a gunman in Tennessee earlier this month was remembered by a bishop as “an exemplary Marine, a leader and a man of true courage.”

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Sgt. Thomas Sullivan was killed in a Tennessee shooting. (Image Credit: India Battery 3rd Battalion 12th Marines - I 3/12 Facebook page)

Wake Held For Massachusetts Marine Killed In Chattanooga Shooting

Springfield turned out in force on Sunday to mourn Gunnery Sgt. Thomas Sullivan.

07/26/2015

Hundreds lined the streets of Springfield to pay respects to Sgt. Thomas Sullivan (WBZ-TV)

Body Of Springfield Marine Killed In Tennessee Shooting Returns Home

Hundreds of people lined the streets of Springfield to pay final respects to a Marine from the city killed by a gunman in Tennessee.

07/24/2015

The Plainridge Park Casino in Plainville. (WBZ-TV)

Keller @ Large: What Good Has Casino Law Done?

What good is the state law allowing casinos doing?

07/23/2015

Copper wire stolen from underneath highways (Photo credit Mass. State Police)

Men Charged With Stealing 13,000 Feet Of Copper Wire Underneath Highways

Police say they went through manhole covers to steal the wire worth $50,000.

06/24/2015

Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker. (WBZ-TV)

Baker: Program To Fight Youth, Gang Violence Gets Funding Increase

A program aimed at fighting gang and youth violence has received a $1.25 million funding increase.

06/20/2015

(Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Where Could PawSox Land If Providence Falls Through?

Some Mass. cities have expressed interest in luring the AAA affiliate.

06/14/2015

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Fire Set To American Flag, Port-A-Potties Deemed Arson

The American flag has been replaced, but the portable bathrooms have not been cleaned up.

06/08/2015

Drugs and gun found in a hollowed-out Bible (Photo credit Springfield police).

Springfield Police On Drug Raid Find Gun In Hollowed-Out Bible

Jimmie ‘Mook’ James was charged with “Improper Storage of a Firearm (Bible).”

05/14/2015

Photo Credit PHILIPPE HUGUEN/AFP/Getty Images

Achoo! Springfield, Providence Among ‘Sneeziest And Wheeziest Cities’

A new report names two New England cities as the “sneeziest and wheeziest” places in America.

05/14/2015

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