Agricultural Officials Mulling Ban Of Hardy Kiwi In MassachusettsThe state is considering putting a fruit known as the hardy kiwi--not the usual fuzzy fruit you're probably used to--on the state's prohibited plants list.
Northborough-Southborough School Official Pleads Guilty To $380K EmbezzlementChristopher Hoey, of Stow, was also sentenced to three years of probation this week after pleading guilty to larceny charges. A charge of embezzlement by a public official was dismissed as part of the plea agreement.
Woman Killed, 5 Hurt In Mass Pike Crash In WestboroOne person was killed and five others were hospitalized following a crash early Saturday morning on the Mass Pike in Westboro.
Woman In N.H. Sex Offering, Death Case Released From PrisonKat McDonough is free after serving a three-year prison sentence for luring a co-worker to her apartment in 2012 as a sex offering to her domineering boyfriend, then helping him dispose of the co-worker's body after authorities say he strangled and raped her.
Bidders Tour Crumbling Westboro State Hospital SiteThirty-six of the property's 100 acres, containing 64 crumbling buildings, a series of tunnels, and a lot of open space, are being sold by the town of Westboro.
Former Westboro State Hospital Property Up For SaleThe town of Westboro is looking for a buyer for 37 acres at the site of the former state hospital.
Westboro Proposes Gas Tax To Raise Money For Road RepairThe town of Westboro asked the state legislature Tuesday for the authority to levy it's own gas tax in order to raise funds to pay for road maintenance.
Verizon Replacement Worker Charged With Drunkenly Driving Into Picketer, OfficerPolice arrested a Verizon replacement worker who they say drunkenly drove into a picketer Thursday morning.
Grandmother Dies After Westboro Crash Involving School BusAn elderly Plymouth woman involved in a crash with a school bus in Westboro on Wednesday has died.
Grandparents Injured When Minivan Hits School Bus In WestboroTwo people were seriously injured when a minivan crashed into a school bus in Westboro Wednesday afternoon.
Sharon, Massachusetts Ranked 3rd Among 'Best Places To Live In America'Three Massachusetts communities are among the top 50 places to live in the country, according to Money magazine.
Car Crashes Into Sinkhole In WestboroThe car came to rest on a gas main.