A military projectile possibly dating to the World War II era has been destroyed after it was found on a Wellfleet beach.
A Middlesex County jury has awarded $14 million to the family of a 90-year-old nursing home resident who died in 2008 after being taken to the hospital suffering from a variety of untreated ailments.
The former chief executive of the Market Basket supermarket chain whose ouster has led to employee protests, customer boycotts and empty shelves wants to buy the entire company.
Advocates for the ban say shark fins are often removed for use in soup while the rest of the shark is thrown back in the sea, still alive. They call the practice inhumane.
Boston is enlisting goats to combat poison ivy and other invasive plants in a city park.
Police in Auburn are investigating after vandals toppled 19 headstones at a central Massachusetts Jewish cemetery.
Hubie Jones has played a role in the formation and leadership of some 40 organizations that provide families and their children with the tools to live better lives and enrich their communities. “You literally can’t scratch the surface of anything in this community that’s of any value and not find Hubie Jones was at the center of it,” says City Year co-funder Michael Brown.
“There were times when it was uncool–liking sports for an indie rocker or a punk rocker and I’ve felt that way, but it never kept me from liking baseball,” says Steven Wynn, a founding member of The Baseball Project, a band that writes and plays songs exclusively about baseball and is playing at Great Scott on Wednesday, July 30.
Boston’s Clay Buchholz bounced back from a blow to the head, but couldn’t overcome his lack of control.
A Suffolk University Law School professor who specializes in labor law says the ongoing employee protests at Market Basket calling for the reinstatement of former CEO Arthur T. Demoulas are unlike anything he has ever seen.
Gov. Deval Patrick says he agrees with police chiefs and gun safety activists who support giving the chiefs discretion over issuing firearms identification cards needed to buy rifles or shotguns.