Truro beach temporarily closed to swimmers after confirmed shark sighting

A beach in Truro was temporarily closed to swimmers on Sunday after a confirmed white shark sighting. Lifeguards ordered all of the swimmers out ofRead More

‘No one thinks it can happen to them’: Wrentham community devastated after 1-year-old drowns in pool

Authorities have identified the 1-year-old boy who drowned in his family’s above-ground swimming pool in Wrentham on Saturday night. Officers responding to a report ofRead More

Mattapan house fire leaves 10 displaced

Six adults and four children have been displaced after fire crews battled a house fire in Mattapan on Sunday morning, officials said. Firefighters responding toRead More

Investigation underway after car crashes into house in Mattapan

Police have launched an investigation after a car barreled into a house in Mattapan early Sunday morning, officials said. Emergency crews responding to a reportedRead More

Crews extinguish car fire at gas station in Westboro

Crews were at the scene after a car caught fire at a gas station in Westborough on Saturday, officials said. Firefighters responding to a reportRead More

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RI state police identify victim of fatal rollover crash

Rhode Island state police have identified the driver killed in a single-vehicle crash in Richmond on Saturday morning, officials said. Troopers responding to a single-vehicleRead More

5 rescued from water after boat overturns off Falmouth

Five people were rescued from the water after a boat overturned in the water off Falmouth on Saturday, officials said. Members of the Mattapoisett HarborRead More

Mass. DOT bridge restoration project begins

Demolition of the bridge over Woodland Road in Southboro is underway Saturday morning as the Massachusetts Department of Transportation kicks off its Acceler-8 bridge restoration/reconstructionRead More

Authorities investigating 2-car crash in Boston

An investigation is underway after a two-vehicle crash in Boston on Friday. Emergency crews responding to a reported crash on Beacon Street on Friday nightRead More

Gov. Baker announces five new early college program designations

Gov. Baker on Friday announced the designation of five new early college program designations slated to launch this fall. The announcement came after Baker andRead More