Johnson & Johnson 56 mins ago

Baker Calls for More ‘Predictability' From Feds on Johnson & Johnson Vaccine

Gov. Charlie Baker on Monday called for more “predictability” and “consistency” from the federal government over shipments of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine, af...

  • pedestrian crash 10 hours ago

    Pedestrian Injured in Peabody Car Crash

    A person is in the hospital after getting hit by a car in Peabody, Massachusetts, according to police. The car crash occurred on Forest Street around 7:30 p.m. Sunday, the Peabody Police Department confirmed. The extent of the person’s injuries remains unclear. No further information was immediately available.

  • Auburn Police 16 hours ago

    1 Person Dead in Crash on Mass. Route 9 in Northboro

    A person has died in a serious crash on Massachusetts Route 9 in Northboro Sunday night, authorities said. The Central Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council was working the crash, Auburn Chief of Police Andrew Sluckis said in a tweet. He said someone had died, and shared an image of a mangled vehicle flipped on its roof. Northboro police said earli...
  • Boston 19 hours ago

    Residents Displaced by Hyde Park House Fire

    Three residents have been displaced after a fire burned through their home in Boston’s Hyde Park neighborhood on Sunday. Firefighters responded to the home on Gordon Avenue where fire and smoke was seen pouring out of the second floor. No one was injured in the fire. Fire authorities say the fire caused an estimated $150,000 in damages. The c...
  • Burlington High School 19 hours ago

    Burlington High School Switches to Remote Learning Due to Increase in COVID-19 Cases

    Burlington High School in Massachusetts is pivoting to remote learning beginning Monday due to a spike in coronavirus cases, Superintendent Dr. Eric Conti confirmed Sunday. In an email sent to the families and staff, Conti said the switch to remote learning will last through the week of April 12. Conti cited 10 cases of COVID-19 in the past week im...
  • Massachusetts 16 hours ago

    Security Footage Captures Suspects Wanted in Multiple Newton Home Break-ins

    New home security video shows a silver Infiniti SUV, a car wanted in connection with five brazen home break-ins in Newton on Friday. The SUV is seen on Highland Avenue Friday evening between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

  • Massachusetts 22 hours ago

    Mass. Confirms 1,831 New COVID-19 Cases, 8 More Deaths

    Health officials in Massachusetts reported another 1,831 cases of the new coronavirus and eight new deaths on Sunday. The update puts the total of confirmed cases at 619,885 and the death toll at 17,042, according to the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Another 345deaths are considered probably linked to COVID-19. Both the average number ...
  • drought 22 hours ago

    Water Conservation Urged in Massachusetts Amid Dry Spell

    Massachusetts officials are urging residents to conserve water as drought conditions impact much of the state. The Executive Office of Energy and Environmental Affairs said Friday that significant drought has been declared in the southeast region of Massachusetts, which includes Norfolk, Plymouth and Bristol counties. A mild drought has been declar...
  • Asian Americans 16 hours ago

    Demonstrators Rally in Boston Against Anti-Asian Violence

    Demonstrators rallied on the Boston Common Sunday against the wave of anti-Asian violence occurring across the nation. The rally was led by the New England Chinese American Alliance (NECAA), Chinese American Association of Lexington (CAAL) and New Moon International Media Inc. and more than 50 participating organizations. Organizers said the purpos...
  • Boston 23 hours ago

    Ex-Boston Police Officer Stayed on Force Despite Abuse Allegation

    A former Boston police officer and union chief, charged last August with molesting multiple children, faced child abuse allegations in the mid-1990s. The Boston Globe reports that the Boston Police Department in 1995 filed a criminal complaint against Patrick Rose Sr. for sexual assault on a 12-year-old child. The criminal complaint was eventually ...
  • Worcester Apr 11

    Arrest Made in Worcester Double Shooting

    A gunman in Worcester has been arrested for an alleged double shooting during a fight that sent three men to the hospital Saturday evening, authorities say. Police arrived near John St. a little before 9:30 p.m. Saturday night after shots were reportedly fired in the area. There, they found two gunshot victims, both men aged 32 and 34. A third&#823...
  • Boston 15 hours ago

    Grandmother Shot on Porch in Boston ID'd

    A grandmother shot and killed as she sat on her porch in Dorchester on Saturday has been identified. Boston police gave the 73-year-old’s name as Delores Brown. Officials have not yet announced any arrests in the case.

  • Apr 11

    Mass. Woman Dies in Maine Motorcycle Crash

    A Massachusetts woman has died in a motorcycle accident in Maine. Authorities say 50-year-old Anne Stout, of Maynard, Massachusetts, was the passenger on the back of the motorcycle being operated by Gerald Gibson, of Sanford. The motorcycle was heading north in Lyman at about 11:30 a.m. Saturday when it traveled onto the soft shoulder, left the roa...
  • hospitality Apr 11

    Tourism, Hospitality Groups Paint Dire Economic Picture in Cry for State Help

    The tourism and hospitality sector has been decimated by the COVID-19 pandemic, and faces sharp declines in business that will be slow to recover without additional state action, industry leaders in Massachusetts told lawmakers on Friday. A parade of speakers outlined a dire economic picture at a Tourism, Arts and Cultural Development Committee hea...
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