Crime & Emergencies in ...
A man was arrested on murder charges for a Springfield shooting that left 23-year-old Anthony Goss dead. Tyreese Amaro was found with firearms and later charged.
Politics & Govt in ...
Dr. Alan Sager, a professor with expertise in healthcare finance, has been appointed by Massachusetts State Auditor Diana DiZoglio to the CHIA Oversight Council until 2025.
A local hero in South Boston captured a bank robbery suspect, leading to her arrest for a heist at 501 Southampton St. The 38-year-old female suspect, Miriam Dealmeida, is also linked to another robbery.
A Boston man was sentenced to 22 years in prison for paying to have child pornography produced in the Dominican Republic and possessing such material.
Providence man Alfredo Valdez pled guilty to conspiracy to distribute fentanyl, facing up to 20 years in prison. He was part of a drug ring busted in 2022 with over 12 kilos of fentanyl.
Brazilian national previously convicted of assault was sentenced for illegal reentry into the U.S. after deportation, receiving six weeks and supervised release.
Community & Society in ...
Boston Police officers from the E-5 Community Service Office joined with the Ohrenberger Community Center to hold a 3-on-3 basketball tournament, aimed at enhancing police-community relations.
Boston Police seek help in finding Rebekah Balbuena, 15, missing from Dorchester since February 23. She was last seen wearing a NASA sweatshirt and may be in the Codman Sq. area.
Weather & Environment in ...
Boston faces a chilly forecast with hints of snow and strong winds, followed by sub-freezing wind chills. Conditions will improve into the weekend with milder temperatures but possible showers.
Gabrielle Wolohojian has been approved by the Massachusetts Governor's Council for a seat on the state Supreme Judicial Court, despite previous romantic ties with Governor Maura Healey.
A man pleaded guilty to leading an oxycodone distribution ring in Massachusetts and is facing up to 20 years in prison.
Retail & Industry in ...
Boston Beer Company announces a leadership change after reporting a $18.1 million loss over the last quarter of 2023, with CEO David A. Burwick stepping down by March 31, 2024, and Michael Spillane taking over.
A multi-vehicle crash on I-95 in New Hampshire caused one fatality and traffic delays. Authorities are investigating and advise alternative travel routes.