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  1. News | Bravehearts Launch Memorial Fund Benefitting Daughter of Christopher RoyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Go Local

    The Worcester Bravehearts Baseball Team announced that they have launched a memorial fund for the benefit of the daughter of fallen Worcester Firefighter Christopher Roy. "Like everyone in our community, we were struck by the tragic loss of Firefighter Roy.


  2. LSU lands 4 on AP All-America team: Grant Delpit, Cole Tracy, Greedy Williams, Devin WhiteRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Northfield News

    ... Tracy, who drastically improved LSU's kicking game as a graduate transfer from Division II Assumption College (Worcester, Massachusetts), was a finalist for the Lou Groza Award, given to the nation's top placekicker. He tied the school record for ...


  3. At City Hall, Worcester sorts out what to do with $4 million from previous fiscal yearRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The state Department of Revenue has certified the city's free cash figure for the fiscal year that ended on June 30 at $4.29 million. The money, which consists of unspent budget funds and surplus revenue from the previous fiscal year, is now available for appropriation to this year's budget by the City Council.


  4. News | Tragedy in Worcester Again, By Tom Kenney, Retired Captain PFDRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Go Local

    Once again I rise from sleep on a December morning to the tragic news that one of my brothers from the Worcester Fire Department has made the ultimate sacrifice in the performance of his duties as a firefighter. It seems unfathomable to me that one fire department could suffer such loss on such a regular basis.


  5. News | Worcester Police Investigating Vehicle Vandalism in Lincoln Street AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Go Local

    Worcester police are in search of a suspect or suspects responsible for vandalizing as many as 11 cars the area of Lincoln Street on Saturday morning. On the morning of December 8, Worcester Police were sent to the area of Uxbridge and Duxbury Streets for a report of vandalized automobiles.


  6. Massachusetts firefighter dies after battling 5-alarm blaze Source: Cox Media GroupRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WPXI

    WORCESTER, Mass. - Massachusetts firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, died after battling a multi-alarm fire in Worcester on Sunday morning, the Worcester Fire Department announced.


  7. Community mourning firefighter killed in Worcester fireRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | WWLP

    Fire Departments across New England say their hearts are heavy following the death of 36-year-old Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy. Worcester firefighters are trying to determine what started an apartment fire that killed Roy.


  8. Then & Now: Fremont Street Bridge, WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The bridge over the Middle River on Fremont Street in Worcester has taken a lot of traffic in its time and continues to be a busy thoroughfare. The Middle River was an important waterway, which, where it joined with the Mill Brook, became the headwaters of the Blackstone River.


  9. Margaret Eileen Gill MooreRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Vermont Standard

    ... home in Woodstock, VT with her children by her side on October 9, 2018. She was 89 years old. Margaret was born in Worcester, MA on September 29, 1929, the only child of Margaret Alice (Welch) Gill and Christopher Gill. She grew up in Worcester, ...


  10. Witness to Worcester fire rescue effort: a You could hear the desperationaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    The tragedy witnessed Sunday by neighbor Dan Guilbault, and the sounds of desperate firefighters trying to save their brother trapped inside the deadly Lowell Street inferno, will likely haunt him forever, he told the Herald's Laurel J. Sweet. "I don't cry for much, but this is heartbreaking.


  11. Holidays at Denholms recalled at Worcester Historical Museum Dec 9 atRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Author Chris Sawyer presents a behind-the-scenes view of the history and memories of Denholms - Massachusetts's largest department store outside of Boston. The presentation will definitely be of interest to those nostalgic for this particular piece of Worcester history, particularly its gorgeous holiday window displays.


  12. Today: Opening statements in Worcester armored truck slayingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... not guilty. A 16-member jury, including four alternate jurors, was chosen Wednesday and Thursday to hear the Worcester Superior Court case. Twelve jurors will deliberate and the alternates will be chosen at random immediately before deliberations ...


  13. Guilty pleas to theft, drug charges settle Mass. man's casesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Nashua Telegraph

    A Superior Court judge on Friday accepted a plea agreement that keeps Worcester resident Kane Bloomfield out of jail and prison, as long as he abides by several conditions that include a drug and alcohol evaluation. Bloomfield, 34, of 14 Claremont St., Apt.


  14. Fallen Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy a always wanted the jobaRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    The Worcester Fire Department mourns the line of duty death of firefighter Christopher Roy who courageously battled a 5 alarm fire on Lowell Street on Dec. 9, 2018. Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, died yesterday fighting a five-alarm fire, in what the city manager has called an "unimaginably devastating loss."


  15. Worcester firefighter killed in blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    DECEMBER 9, 2018 - WORCESTER, MA: The Worcester Fire Department mourns the line of duty death of FF Christopher Roy who courageously battled a 5 alarm fire on Lowell St. December 9, 2018. Courtesy of the Worcester Fire Department WORCESTER, MA - DECEMBER 9: Firefighters work the scene of a five alarm fire where firefighter Christopher Roy died in the line of duty at 7 Lowell Street, December 9, 2018 in WORCESTER, Massachusetts.


  16. 8th firefighter fatality 'too much for one department'Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    And yet nearly two decades after the Worcester Cold Storage and Warehouse Co. blaze that claimed six Worcester firefighters and changed how fires are fought across the country, and nearly seven years to the day that Worcester lost Firefighter Jon Davies, Worcester is again grieving.


  17. Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy killed in blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    This March 2016 photo provided by the Worcester Fire Department shows firefighter Christopher Roy. Roy, injured while battling a Sunday, Dec. 9, 2018, blaze in an apartment building has died.


  18. Boys' basketball: Worcester Academy upends Vermont Academy to win Blackburn Tournament titleRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER - Once the Worcester Academy boys' basketball team solved its turnover problem Sunday in the Thomas Blackburn Tournament final, the Hilltoppers seemingly couldn't be touched en route to an 89-74 win over Vermont Academy. Dasonte Bowen netted 22 points to lead the way, while Jordan McAllister , Judson Martindale , Mitch Doherty and Josh Ogundele dominated in the paint.


  19. Tributes pour in from across Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Boston.com

    As news spread that Worcester firefighter Christopher Roy, 36, was killed in a fire Sunday morning, officials from fire departments and other agencies across the Commonwealth paid tribute to his sacrifice on social media. The Worcester Fire Department mourns the line of duty death of FF Christopher Roy who courageously battled a 5 alarm fire on Lowell St. All responding firefighters & crews displayed supreme heroism under extreme conditions.


  20. Worcester, Mass., firefighter dies in blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    The Worcester Fire Department mourns the line of duty death of FF Christopher Roy who courageously battled a 5 alarm fire on Lowell St. December 9, 2018.


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