Andrew Kularski is a sergeant in the Ayer Police Department and also a bee enthusiast. On Wednesday, Kularski had the chance to utilize his skills in both fields. Katie Johnston reports.
Boston University's Ibram X. Kendi Among MacArthur Foundation Genius Grant RecipientsIbram X. Kendi, who founded Boston University's Center For Antiracist Research last year, has been awarded one of the MacArthur Foundation's "genius grants" for 2021. Katie Johnston reports.
Spotted Lanternfly Population Found In Fitchburg; Residents Urged To Report SightingsA bug that looks pretty but can do a lot of damage as an invasive pest has been found in Central Massachusetts. Katie Johnston reports.
Dozens Of Massachusetts State Police Troopers Resigning Over COVID Vaccine Mandate, Union SaysThe State Police Association of Massachusetts (SPAM) said dozens of troopers have submitted their resignation papers as a result of the state’s COVID vaccine mandate. Katie Johnston reports.
Burned Out Single-Family Home In Melrose For Sale ‘As Is’ For $399,000If you’re looking for proof that the real estate market is getting ridiculously expensive in Massachusetts, look no further than Melrose. Katie Johnston reports.
Growing Salmonella Outbreak Has Sickened 10 In Massachusetts; CDC Names Possible Food SourcesA salmonella outbreak in 29 states has now sickened 279 people, including 10 in Massachusetts. Katie Johnston reports.
Kim Janey Endorses Michelle Wu In Boston Mayoral RaceJaney spoke at an event on Saturday to endorse CIty Councilor Michelle Wu for Boston's November 2 mayoral election.
Middleboro Man Accused Of Assaulting Commuter Rail Conductor After Refusing To Wear MaskA Middleboro man is accused of attacking an MBTA Commuter Rail conductor who asked him to put a mask on before getting on a train. Katie Johnston reports.
Boston Ranked As The Second-Best City For Singles In AmericaSingle and looking for love? Boston is the place to be, according to a new report. Katie Johnston reports.
Powerball Jackpot At $523 Million For Saturday Night DrawingThe Powerball jackpot for Saturday night’s drawing is a staggering $523 million. Katie Johnston reports.
Thousands Of Dead Fish Pile Up Along Mystic River Shores Near Everett, SomervilleThousands of dead fish have piled up along the shores of the Mystic River in Everett and Somerville. Katie Johnston reports.
Taunton Police Officers Use Own Money To Replace Boy's Stolen BikeTwo Taunton police officers used their own money to buy a new bicycle for a young boy whose bike was stolen two times in a matter of weeks. Katie Johnston reports.
Dierks Bentley Cancels Mansfield Concert Due To COVID In Touring PartyCountry music star Dierks Bentley canceled a concert scheduled for this weekend at the Xfinity Center in Mansfield due to a positive test in the his touring party. Katie Johnston reports.
Zoos In Massachusetts Begin Vaccinating Animals Against COVIDMost humans in Massachusetts are fully vaccinated against the coronavirus. Now, it’s the zoo animals turn to get the shot. Katie Johnston reports.
Dog Found Tied Up, Abandoned In Everett ParkThe animal control officer in Everett is trying to find information about a dog that was found tied up and left in a park. Katie Johnston reports.
'Apple Theft Is A Crime,' Police Warn After Thwarting Attempt At NH OrchardThe Londonderry Police Department has a warning for visitors to its orchards – don’t steal the apples. Katie Johnston reports.
Gift Of Over $20 Million For Boston's Esplanade Would Fund New Visitors Center, Outdoor SpacesA part of Boston's Esplanade may soon be getting a major makeover. Katie Johnston reports.
Web Extra: Boston Street Becomes Snowy Set For Christmas Movie ShootSkyEye footage showed a snowy Devonshire Street in the financial district festooned with Christmas decorations, including a Santa Claus, plus yellow New York City taxi cabs.
Tom Brady Agrees That NFL's Taunting Penalties Are Ruining The GameWith his fancy yachts and his seaside mansions and his Aston-Martin endorsement deals and his many, many fortunes, Tom Brady is not like the rest of us. Katie Johnston reports.
Georgetown School Officials Investigating Allegation Of Racial Slurs Following Fight During Football GameSchool officials in Georgetown are looking into accusations that racial slurs were used during a Friday night football game that was cut short due to a fight. Katie Johnston reports.
Julianne Nicholson, Medford Native, Wins Supporting Actress Emmy For 'Mare Of Easttown'Julianne Nicholson, a native of Medford, won her first Emmy award Sunday night. She took home the prize for best supporting actress in a limited series for her work on the hit HBO show "Mare Of Easttown." Katie Johnston reports.
Denna Laing Returns To Massachusetts After Participating In Spinal Cord Injury StudyFormer women’s hockey star Denna Laing is returning home to Massachusetts after taking part in a spinal cord injury study in Louisville. Katie Johnston reports.
Boston's Famous 'Skinny House' In The North End Sells For $1.25 MillionBoston’s famous “skinny house” in the North End has sold for $1.25 million. Katie Johnston reports.
UMass Amherst's Nursing College Gets $21 Million Gift From Foundation Of Bestselling Textbook AuthorUMass Amherst announced Thursday that the foundation of a late bestselling textbook author from Northampton has given the school's College of Nursing a record-setting donation. Katie Johnston reports.
Aerosmith, Boston, James Taylor Make Rolling Stone's Top 500 Songs ListRolling Stone magazine just released an updated version its top 500 songs of all-time, and several musical acts with distinct Massachusetts ties made it onto the list with their signature hits. Katie Johnston reports.