Escaped Python On The Loose In NewtonIt slithered away from a backyard in Newton Corner.
Waltham Police Release Photo Of Man Wanted For HarassmentPolice are asking the public to help identify a man wanted for an “incident involving harassment” on the Waltham-Newton town line.
MBTA Green Line Operator On Leave After Train Derails In NewtonAn MBTA Green Line operator has been placed on leave after a train derailed in Newton Wednesday morning.
Stuck Raccoon Freed From Newton Storm DrainA little raccoon found itself in a tight spot.
Meteor Spotted In Sky Across East Coast Late Wednesday NightThe American Meteor Society said it received more than two-hundred reports about a “bright fireball over the East Coast” Wednesday night.
Newton Cycling Group Continues Tradition Celebrating Adventure, FriendshipEvery year, the WYMPS travel somewhere in the U.S. or Canada to ride their bikes and experience an adventure that only tightens the bonds of their decades-long friendship.
Lifeguards Revive 8-Year-Old Boy Who 'Nearly Drowned' In Newton PoolThe child was swimming at the Fessenden School and was likely attending camp there, police said.
Massachusetts Man Wins $15 Million Scratch Ticket PrizeA Newton man has won a huge prize on a Massachusetts State Lottery scratch ticket.
Baby Turkeys Safe After Storm Drain Rescue In NewtonIt appeared the little birds fell down a storm drain on Braeburn Road Monday.
Recreational Pot Shop Opens In NewtonA new recreational pot shop opened in Newton on Saturday – the first one in the state founded and led by a woman physician.
Lego-Like Modular Units Could Help Solve Boston Area's Affordable Housing CrisisAffordable housing is a critical issue that is going from bad to worse in many Massachusetts communities. One developer is thinking outside the box to find a solution.