• curry college June 30, 2022 12:47 am

    Employee Fired Following Investigation Into Acts of Hate, Vandalism at Curry College

    Several months after a series of racist graffiti and swastikas were discovered on Curry College’s campus in Milton, Massachusetts, the president of the college announced Wednesday that an employee has been fired in connection to the ongoing investigation. According to President Kenneth Quigley, the FBI’s joint terrorism task force, the Milton Police Department, and the Curry College Public Safety...

  • car crash June 14, 2022 4:56 am

    One Person Hospitalized After Milton Car Crash

    One person was found unresponsive and taken to a hospital after a serious two-car crash overnight in Milton, Massachusetts. The Massachusetts State Police said the crash occurred Monday night on Unquity Road near the intersection with Chicatawbut. One of the cars rolled over and the person inside was taken to Boston Medical Center. The scene was still active after 10…

  • jake thibeault June 11, 2022 9:37 am

    Mass. Teen Paralyzed By Hockey Injury Walks to Accept High School Diploma

    Milton Academy senior Jake Thibeault walked across the stage to receive his high school diploma Friday, months after a hockey injury in the fall left him paralyzed from the waist down. The 18-year-old suffered spine fractures and a mild brain hemorrhage during the Eastern Alliance Kickoff tournament hockey game in September in Hopedale, Massachusetts. At the time, doctors said Thibeault…

  • school lockdown June 10, 2022 11:58 am

    Bullet Found in Bathroom at Mass. Middle School Prompts Lockdown

    A middle school in Milton, Massachusetts, was on lockdown Friday morning after a live bullet was found in the bathroom, officials said. A teacher at Pierce Middle School found the bullet, from a 9mm gun, about 10 a.m., according to the Milton Police Department. It noted there was no active threat at the school. Police dogs from Quincy and Boston…

  • Vermont May 7, 2022 9:21 pm

    Vermont Motorcyclist Killed in Crash With Tractor

    A motorcyclist has died in a collision with a tractor in Sheldon, Vermont State Police said. Rodney Hall, 71, of Milton, was driving a motorcycle on Route 105 Friday afternoon when a tractor towing a piece of farm equipment apparently pulled into the road in front of him, police said. The operator of the tractor was taken to the state…

  • car crash April 18, 2022 5:28 pm

    Brockton Man Charged With Drunk Driving After Milton Crash Involving Cruiser

    Two people were injured and a police cruiser was damaged in a three-car crash involving a drunk driver early Monday morning in Milton, Massachusetts, according to Massachusetts State Police. The Milton Fire Department responded to a call for a crash around 12:30 a.m. at Blue Hills Parkway and Brush Hill Road. Two people were taken to an area hospital with…

  • Aruba March 30, 2022 9:44 pm

    Months Before Mass. Teen's Death in Aruba, Maine Couple Who Used Same Company Was Hurt

    Morelle and Suzanne Crawford of Maine will never forget their Aruba parasailing adventure in November — but sadly, it’s for all the wrong reasons. “They let us go, and we got about 8-10 feet off the boat, up in the air, and all of a sudden, we kind of flipped upside down, ended in the water,” said Suzanne Crawford. Their…

  • milton March 26, 2022 1:00 pm

    Students Mourn Mass. Teen Killed in Boating Accident in Aruba

    Grief counselors were on hand at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School in Cambridge on Saturday as students mourn the loss of a fellow middle school student. Cassidy Murray, 13, of Milton, Massachusetts, was killed in a boating accident while on vacation with her family in Aruba. Murray was in seventh grade at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School. “It’s a tragedy…

  • milton March 25, 2022 7:12 pm

    Massachusetts Teen Killed in Boating Accident in Aruba

    A teenage girl from Milton, Massachusetts, was killed in a boating accident while on vacation with her family in Aruba, her family and officials at her school confirmed Friday. Cassidy Murray, a student at Buckingham Browne & Nichols School in Cambridge, died Wednesday. Her family released a statement and a photo of Cassidy Friday afternoon. “It is with broken hearts…

  • milton March 9, 2022 8:19 pm

    Police ID Man Killed in Milton Crash; 2 Others Badly Injured

    One person was killed and another remains in critical condition following a two-vehicle crash Tuesday night in Milton, Massachusetts. Police responded to the scene of the crash on Blue Hill Avenue around 6:08 p.m. The crash involved a Chevrolet Silverado pickup truck and an Ifiniti Q50 sedan. Three people were taken to the hospital, the Milton Fire Department said Tuesday…

  • Ukraine February 26, 2022 12:16 am

    ‘We Want Peace': 17-Year-Old Ukrainian Exchange Student in Milton Fears for Family

    Russia’s invasion of Ukraine has the world on edge, but the fear is acute for a 17-year-old exchange student living in Massachusetts. Serhii Nikulin, born in Ukraine, has no idea when he’ll be able to see his family again. He believes they are safe for now, and he can only hope that they stay that way. The teen has...

  • Vermont February 25, 2022 10:52 pm

    Vermonters Make Most of Latest Snowfall

    Widespread snowfall blanketed Vermont Friday, creating experiences ranging from tragic to fun. Vermont State Police reported at least one death from a multi-car crash in hazardous conditions on Interstate 89 in Milton, which involved around 30 vehicles and forced an hourslong closure to the highway. According to VSP, the crash happened during heavy and blowing snow, when the road was…

  • Vermont February 25, 2022 8:07 pm

    On Snowy Day in Vermont, Some Take to the Frigid Water

    Snow fell Friday in Vermont, but some dove into the icy water as they sought to make the most of it.

  • curry college February 22, 2022 12:03 am

    Curry College Holding Remote Classes Tuesday Following Racist Threat

    A racist message found on Curry College’s campus in Milton, Massachusetts, has school officials concerned. They want to avert a potentially dangerous situation, so they are holding all classes remotely Tuesday. It’s a situation that has left students worried about their safety. “I think most people are uncomfortable going to classes and walking around,” said Curry College freshman Kaitlyn...

  • curry college February 17, 2022 9:01 am

    Reward Offered for Information on Acts of Hate and Vandalism at Curry College

    Curry College says it’s making hard choices with limited options. After two more acts of hate and vandalism were uncovered on the Milton campus this week, the college is offering a $10,000 reward for information that leads to the culprits. One piece of graffiti involved language threatening members of the Black community with a specific date of Feb. 22. The…

  • curry college February 12, 2022 4:22 pm

    Milton's Curry College Heightens Security After Racial Threats, Hate Speech

    Curry College in Milton, Massachusetts, is adding extra security Saturday after a threat was made targeting Black students. According to police, whoever did this wrote they would carry out the threat on Jan. 12. Campus public safety officials said over the past two weeks they’ve responded to more than nine incidents of bias-related graffiti, some of which involved hate speech….

  • milton February 2, 2022 4:29 pm

    Police Investigate Swastika Graffiti at Curry College

    Police are investigating hateful vandalism and graffiti including antisemitic language and symbols found on the campus of Curry College starting late last week. Milton police Deputy Chief James O’Neil said there were five cases of vandalism reported, the first of which was of a swastika drawn in a laundry room along with other graffiti on Thursday, the Boston Globe reported....

  • Massachusetts January 15, 2022 7:01 pm

    Dozens of Checks Stolen From Milton Mailboxes in Last 3 Months, Police Say

    Police are investigating dozens of recent incidents in which checks were stolen from mailboxes in Milton, Massachusetts. Over the last three months, police say the town has had 31 cases of checks being stolen. “The stolen checks are then being altered for large sums and cashed throughout the state at different financial institutions, the Milton Police Department said in a…

  • milton December 8, 2021 11:16 am

    Report of Person With Gun at Milton School Turns Out to Be Teacher With Phone Charger

    A large police presence responded to a middle school in Milton, Massachusetts, after police received an unfounded report of a person with a gun on Wednesday morning. Milton police responded to the Pierce Middle School around 9 a.m. after a student reported someone with a gun. The school and police took the threat seriously and placed the school in lockdown….

  • Boston Red Sox December 1, 2021 8:16 pm

    Red Sox to Sign Mass. Native Left-Hander Rich Hill

    Left-hander Rich Hill and the Boston Red Sox have agreed to a contract, according to The Boston Globe’s Alex Speier.

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