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3 hrs ago | Lowell Sun
A Worcester Superior Court grand jury on Tuesday indicted a Leominster man on charges he embezzled $29,000 from the Ashburnham Westminster Youth Hockey Association when he was treasurer in 2012.
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7 hrs ago | WBOC-TV Salisbury
SNOW HILL , Md.- Officials from Worcester County Emergency Services and the Worcester County Sheriff's Office warn motorists to watch for icy roads and bridges and to exercise caution when traveling Tuesday evening.
14 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise
A homeless man indicted last month on a slew of charges, after he allegedly held two women at knifepoint in a Fitchburg laundromat and led police on a high-speed chase on Route 2 in October, is now also accused of stealing a washing-machine coin box from his former apartment two days earlier, according to court documents.
There has been a series of low impact storms over the past week or so. Today's system released a coating up to 2" of snow followed by sleet, freezing rain then rain then mist and fog.
A pedestrian who died after being struck by a car in Leominster Friday night has been identified as Donald Boucher, 54, of 556 Central St., Leominster, said Tim Connolly, a spokesman for the Worcester County District Attorney.
Worcester County Sheriff Lewis G. Evangelidis announce Nov. 19 that he had promoted 15 sergeants to the rank of lieutenant.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Worcester County, and much of southern New England.
Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early's office says 53-year-old Diane Lamarche-Leader, was found dead inside her 2 Joanna Drive home.
"In Case You Missed It," GoLocal's weekend feature, puts the week's top stories in one easy place for you to review and read.
Here we go! Snow is in the forecast not once but twice this weekend, break out the shovels and boots, winter is about to get serious! We are tracking two wintry storms, neither one of them a major deal, but both with a mixture of precipitation types and some potential headaches.
A Massachusetts high school football team saw its season cut short after a racist message was found written on the home of one of its players, but investigators are now focusing on the teen's mother, MyFoxBoston.com reported.
Today, WAAF 97.7/107.3FM announced the station will once again host a fundraising event, " WAAF's Rise Up Against Hunger," from Wednesday, December 11th to Friday, December 13th.
Thomas O. Starefos, the Sutton man accused of beating Colleen P. Butler to death Saturday night after an argument, did not face a scheduled dangerousness hearing Wednesday in Uxbridge District Court.