Prisoner in custody after escaping from transport vehicle on I-95 in Waltham

A prisoner who escaped from a transport van on I-95 in Waltham on Monday has been taken into custody, state police said. The Plymouth CountyRead More

‘Shocked, saddened’: Community mourning middle school student killed in Middleboro blaze

The Middleboro community is rallying around a family that lost a young girl to a fast-moving fire that left three other people hospitalized with seriousRead More

Vigil held in Gardner for mother of 4 who police say is victim of domestic violence

Dozens of people gathered at Gardner City Hall on Wednesday for a somber vigil in honor of Breanne Pennington, a mother of four who policeRead More

WATCH: Violent robbery caught on camera in Hyde Park

Boston police are turning to the public for help as they work to identify two men caught on camera robbing a market in Hyde ParkRead More

Flakes flying in Bridgewater as storm moves in

The flakes are flying in Bridgewater, one of the communities that is bracing for a winter wallop as a quick-hitting nor’easter blows through Massachusetts onRead More

Boston city councilor calling for change after brutal beating of parking enforcement worker

A Boston City Councilor is demanding action to protect city workers following a brutal attack on a parking enforcement employee while they were on theRead More

Owner of North Shore Music Theater looking to open movie studio in Beverly

A special spot in Beverly where music has been coming to life since the 1950s may soon become the place where movies are made. “Somehow,Read More

No school in Newton Wednesday as negotiations continue in teachers strike

There will be no school in Newton on Wednesday as the ongoing teachers strike continues. The news of the ninth day of missed classes cameRead More

Communities cleaning up after winter storm brings messy mix to southern New England

People in communities across parts of central Massachusetts and beyond were busy cleaning up Monday after the region’s latest round of winter weather dumped aRead More

No school in Newton Friday as teachers strike cancels classes for sixth day

Teachers took their fight to the State House before returning to Newton City Hall Thursday, holding a series of rallies as their ongoing strike forcedRead More