It Happens Here: Melrose, Pioneering A New Trend In EducationBased on the concept that no two student learn alike, Melrose students are becoming examples of what the future of education looks like: more independence, more critical thinking, and more success.
Driver Passes Out After Having Blood Drawn, Crashes Car Into Melrose HomeA driver said he passed out after having blood drawn, causing him to crash into a Melrose home on Wednesday morning.
Thin Ice: Boy Falls Through Frozen Pond Walking To SchoolThe seventh-grade boy was walking to school with friends when he ventured onto the pond.
Girl Climbs Tree To Save American Flag Stuck In BranchesWithout thinking twice, a seventh-grade girl climbed a tree in Mary Foley Park to retrieve the flag from a branch.
Lost Melrose Hiker Rescued After 4 Hours In NH WoodsA Massachusetts hiker is safe after being rescued from New Hampshire's Franconia Notch State Park.
101-Year-Old Woman Dies When Stovetop Fire Spreads To ClothesThe flames spread to the kitchen countertops and then the woman's clothes, according to the State Fire Marshal.
Melrose Man Held Without Bail In Beating Of Sister, MotherA Melrose man accused of brutally beating his mother and sister was arraigned Wednesday in Malden District Court.
Attempted Murder Suspect From Melrose ArrestedPolice have been searching for John Ferreira, 54 of Melrose, since Friday. He is accused of beating his mother and sister with a rubber mallet.
Melrose Police Hunt For Suspect In Attempted MurderThere's an all-points bulletin out for a Melrose man who police say used a rubber mallet to attack his mother in her 70s and his sister in her 50s.
Melrose Police Search For Alleged Cemetery VandalsMelrose police are looking for three young men who are suspected of tipping over headstones in a local cemetery.
Gas Grill Sparks House Fire In MelroseOne firefighter was treated for heat exhaustion at the scene in Melrose.