Boston to use new bins to let smokers dispose of cigarette butts

The city of Boston is trying to rid the streets of unsightly cigarette butts by placing special receptacles in high traffic areas that will allowRead More

Former Boston mayor Ray Flynn crashes car into house

Former Boston mayor Ray Flynn crashed his car into a home in South Boston on Thursday morning.  Flynn, in a statement, said he was drivingRead More

Mayor Walsh urges drivers to be vigilant to increase pedestrian safety

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh addressed safety on the streets on Thursday.  Walsh is encouraging people to partner with the city to help keep people safeRead More

80-year-old marijuana dealer faces sentencing

An 80-year-old man who pleaded guilty to running a sprawling multi-state marijuana-dealing operation faces sentencing in federal court. Marshall Dion faces up to seven yearsRead More

Everett Police respond on Facebook to alleged threats

Chief Steven Mazzie and the Everett Police Department shared a Facebook post about alleged threats to Everett High School.  The police department and the schoolRead More

Canada Goose jackets stolen from BU campus

Police at encouraging Boston University students to keep an eye on their Canada Goose jackets. The popular and expensive jacket has been a target forRead More

Fenway Park to host big air competition for winter sports

Fenway Park is setting the stage for winter sports with a big air competition this week. The historic ballpark will host the big air competitionRead More

Harvard’s Hasty Pudding presents Joseph Gordon-Levitt with award

It was a special time for Joseph Gordon-Levitt Friday night. The actor received a Hasty Honor at Harvard University.  Gordon-Levitt accepted his 2016 Man ofRead More

Charlestown buildings evacuated over carbon monoxide

Four Charlestown buildings were evacuated Saturday morning due to concerns over carbon monoxide.  The buildings, located on Bolton Place, were completely evacuated. No one wasRead More

Driving dangers across Massachusetts because of falling trees

As efforts to remove snow continued throughout Friday, officials asked drivers to steer clear. Massachusetts officials asked people to stay off the roads to allow snow-clearingRead More