Somerville students win grant to help revamp school

A Somerville school will undergo a major makeover, thanks to some students who entered a contest and won some big money. A group from SteamRead More

Nation’s oldest lighthouse celebrates 300 years

BOSTON (AP) – The nation’s oldest lighthouse station is turning 300 years old with celebrations and a ceremonial re-lighting. Boston Light sits on a smallRead More

Archaeologists find large number of artifacts at Old North Church dig

Archaeologists founds lots of artifacts during an excavation at Boston’s Old North Church. Crews with the Boston Archaeology Program recently dug up the area surroundingRead More

Boston police enter first week of body camera program

This is the first week of the Boston Police Department’s body camera pilot program. One hundred police officers are now wearing body cameras. Superintendent-in-chief WilliamRead More

City Hall Plaza to host beer garden

City Hall Plaza is set to host another beer garden Wednesday night. The event will be held from 5 to 8 p.m. The “Beer GardenRead More

Jury selection to begin in Sampson death penalty retrial

BOSTON (AP) — Jury selection is set to begin in the sentencing retrial for a man who was sentenced to death in the 2001 carjackRead More

2 BPD officers injured in Roxbury car crash

ROXBURY, Mass. (WHDH) — Two Boston Police officers were injured in a car crash Tuesday night in Roxbury. The crash happened near the intersection ofRead More

Pilot reports laser pointed at airplane over Hull

A pilot reported a laser beam was pointed into his plane’s cockpit as he took off from Logan Airport Tuesday evening. The United Airlines pilotRead More

Crews knock down rooftop fire in the South End

Fire officials battled heavy fire in a Boston brownstone Tuesday. Boston fire responded to Rutland Street in Boston’s South End around 3:30 p.m. More than a dozen firefighters foughtRead More

Police: Man threatens people with knife outside East Boston school

EAST BOSTON, Mass. (WHDH) — A man was arrested after people said he was threatening parents and students with a large knife outside a schoolRead More