Zack Wittman for The Boston Globe Heroin deaths shock, mobilize Scituate families
Those elements are part of a drug-related drama playing out in Scituate, a comfortable South Shore community whose whitewashed lighthouse and cozy harbor have long evoked a seaside ideal of suburban life.
Wed Jul 23, 2014
10 Job Openings Near Somerville
Marketing Representative at Summit Retail Solutions in Medford. Wellspring Activity Assistant at Brightview Senior Living in Arlington.
Massachusetts to ban shark fin trade
Governor Deval Patrick will sign a bill on Thursday banning the possession and sale of shark fins in the state, officials announced Wednesday.
Marblehead is North Shore's Most Educated Community
Marblehead is one of the state's most educated communities , according to data from the American Community Survey compiled by WCVB-TV .
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Winchester Brothers Charged With Drug Dealing
Winchester Police arrested two brothers for dealing drugs after a lengthy investigation into the overdose and death of a Quincy man in February.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
The Quality Deficit
I grew up with a healthy disrespect-almost a dislike-for rich people. Though my home town, Winchester, Mass., is one of Boston's wealthier suburbs, and my father and grandfather were officers in a Boston-area company, my father grew up on a farm and I seemed to inherit his farm-grown distrust for those who have money.
Lowell mental-health group names new leader
After a national search, the Mental Health Association of Greater Lowell did not have to look farther than Winchester to find its next executive director.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
Consigli Breaks Ground On $130M Winchester High School Rebuild
The 280,000-square-foot rebuild of the school will address three critical needs: an increasing enrollment of 200 students within the next five years; an obsolete building infrastructure; and an educational program whose needs are no longer supported by the current physical environment.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Police Log: Woburn Driver Charged After Striking Pole, Walking Away From Scene
Friday, June 27 At 2:55 p.m., a lodger at the Red Roof Inn reported that her wallet was stolen from a room.
Portsmouth, N.H. police looking for robber
Police in Portsmouth, N.H. asked for help identifying a man suspected of robbing a computer store.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Dad, girl injured, dog dies in crash
A 72-year-old man and his 3-year-old adopted daughter, out walking their dog, were struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk yesterday - and both are expected to survive, but the family dog was not so lucky, Winchester police said.
Year's first great white shark spotted off Cape coast
The first official Cape Cod white shark sighting of the season was spotted on the ocean side of the area on Saturday, according to the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy.
Elderly man and toddler struck by SUV
A 72-year-old man and his adopted 3-year-old daughter were walking a dog in a Winchester crosswalk when they were struck by an SUV on Sunday.
Man, daughter injured, dog killed in crosswalk collision
A 72-year-old man and his 3-year-old adopted daughter, out walking their dog, were struck by a vehicle in a crosswalk this morning and both are expected to survive, but the family dog was not so lucky, Winchester police said.
Sat Jun 28, 2014
Greater Boston author readings June 29-July 5
Gregory Flemming reads at 2 p.m. at Book Ends, 559 Main St., Winchester Amram Shapiro reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books Box Brown reads at 7 p.m. at Brookline Booksmith Dan Epstein reads at 7 p.m. at Harvard Book Store Jessica Lander reads at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books Philip Fried and Jeffrey Harrison read at 7 p.m. at Porter Square Books ... (more)