Law Prevents Braintree Family From Arranging Former Foster Child's FuneralA Braintree foster family, which has cared for more than 100 children, has found themselves dealing with a legal loophole that is making it difficult for them to arrange a funeral for one of their former foster kids.
New Boston Superintendent Rethinking Ban On Student Cell Phone Use In Schools“Cell phones must remain off and hidden during school,” the current policy reads.
Three DCF Workers Assigned To Auburn Foster Home Were UnlicensedOfficials say state child welfare workers visited the Auburn foster home of a 2-year-old girl three days before her death, but did not disclose the reason for the visit or what was found.
Boston Police Teen Academy Brings Kids, Officers Together“I’m just here now. I’m here this year to show people that the police are not all bad,” said acdemy graduate David Bello, Jr.
Boston Shootings Leave 3 Dead, 2 InjuredTwo separate shootings in Boston Wednesday night killed three men and injured two others, authorities said.
Wakefield Man Charged With Assaulting 7 Revere Police OfficersA Revere police officer working a construction detail was punched and knocked out during a bizarre sequence of events.
Mom Who Triggered Amber Alert Held On $25,000 BailA 32-year-old mother was ordered held on $25,000 cash bail after she allegedly took both of her children from the children's father's Abington apartment on Thursday, triggering an Amber Alert.
Massachusetts Sales Tax Holiday Weekend Set For August 15Gov. Charlie Baker on Thursday signed a law that will suspend the 6.25 percent sales tax for the weekend of Aug. 15-16.
Historic Roxbury School Approved For DemolitionThe battle over whether or not to demolish a historic school in Roxbury has finally reached the end.
South Weymouth Naval Hangar Transforming Into Movie StudioThe former South Weymouth Naval Air Station, which has been abandoned for 17 years, is being redeveloped into a mixed use property in Abington, Rockland and Weymouth.
Dashcam Video Shows Medford Police Officer Threatening DriverA Medford police officer is on administrative leave after a dashboard camera caught him threatening a driver.
3 Hurt, 3 Wanted In Bedford Home InvasionPolice say three men broke into an apartment and attacked three other men, shooting one of them in the leg.
Billerica Selectman Refuses To Resign Amid Crosswalk Painting ControversyA Billerica selectman insists that he won't resign after he painted green-and-white crosswalks without the town's permission.
Brockton Tutoring Program Helps Families Affected By HomelessnessThe program, "School on Wheels," reaches out to families affected by homelessness at some point.
Boston Police Captain's Son Jailed In Bomb Plot CaseProsecutors say Alexander Ciccolo received four guns from a person cooperating with the FBI.