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City of Boston
Free Parking at Meters in Boston on Monday, March 17
Due to the Evacuation Day Holiday that will be celebrated in Suffolk County, parking will be free at City of Boston parking meters and there will be no time limits placed on metered parked on Monday, March 17, 2014.
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Relative arrested in killing of West Roxbury man
Boston police arrested the adopted son of a West Roxbury man found killed in his home Friday morning, said Jake Wark, spokesman for the Suffolk County district attorney's office.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Embattled Suffolk register wants to return to work
Suffolk County Register of Probate Patricia Campatelli asked the Supreme Judicial Court Friday to let her return to work, arguing that court officials had no legal right to suspend her and bar her from entering the courthouse.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Driver Indicted In 7-Year-Old Boston Girl's Death
A woman accused of killing a 7-year-old Boston girl and seriously injuring her mother while driving drunk has been indicted on a new charge of manslaughter by motor vehicle.
Three Candidates Announce for Probate Clerk Position
Longtime East Boston resident John Sepulveda, as well as former At-Large City Councilor Felix Arroyo Sr. and local attorney Martin J. Keogh will be tossing their hats into the ring for the Suffolk County's Register of Probate and Family Court seat.
Dorchester man charged after housekeeper finds weapon in hotel
A Dorchester man, convicted in 2009 for illegal gun possession, is facing new gun possession charges after a housekeeper allegedly found a loaded gun and more than a quarter-pound of marijuana in his South Boston hotel room, Suffolk County prosecutors said.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
Most Criminals Try to Avoid Ending Up HereHe Tried Breaking In
A Massachusetts man surprised authorities early Tuesday morning when they observed him trying to break into a Boston Police station.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
CBS 3 Springfield
Mass. patient death results in $4.8M jury award
The family of a man whose lethal heart ailment was misdiagnosed as a lung infection has been awarded $4.8 million by a Suffolk County jury that determined a doctor was responsible for the death.
Report portrays do-little Suffolk County register
Patricia Campatelli often worked only 15 hours a week at her $122,500-a-year job as Suffolk County register of probate, and she spent much of that time taking "numerous smoking breaks, scratching lottery tickets, looking at East Boston real estate on the Internet, and filling out puzzles," according to employees quoted in a confidential report ... (more)
Report portrays do-little Suffolk County register
Patricia Campatelli often worked only 15 hours a week at her $122,500 a year job as Suffolk County Register of Probate, and she spent much of that time taking "numerous smoking breaks, scratching lottery tickets, looking at East Boston real estate on the internet and filling out puzzles," according to employees quoted in a confidential report ... (more)
Fri Mar 07, 2014
Dorchester man charged in Christmas Day slaying
A Dorchester man is being held without bail on charges that he shot two people, one fatally, during the early hours of Christmas Day.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Suffolk official to remain on leave
Suffolk County Register of Probate Patricia Campatelli will remain on paid leave indefinitely after an outside investigator found her to be "not truthful" in recounting her personal conduct in a series of office controversies, say court employees and Campatelli herself.
Massachusetts Legislature passes 'upskirting' ban
Massachusetts lawmakers Thursday passed a bill banning "upskirting" in response to a ruling by the state's highest court that said a law aimed at criminalizing voyeurism did not apply to the snapping of secret photos up a woman's skirt.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Art exhibit captures pain, survival of sexual abuse victims
James, 8, talked to Jacquelyn Lamont, a forensic interviewer in the Suffolk district attorney's office and director of youth safety and outreach, during the exhibit's opening Tuesday night at the Edward W. Brooke Courthouse.
Veterans' treatment court opens in Boston
Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh and law enforcement and court officials today announced the launch of the new Boston Veterans Treatment Court Session at the Edward W. Brooke Courthouse.
Mass. high court says 'upskirting' - shooting a picture under a woman's dress - is legal
The state's highest court says "upskirting," the practice of secretly photographing under a woman's skirt, is not prohibited by state law.
East Boston Times-Free Press
Two Start Campaigning for Probate Post
Longtime East Boston resident John Sepulvada, as well as former At-Large City Councilor Felix Arroyo Sr. will be tossing their hats into the ring for the Suffolk County's Register of Probate and Family Court seat.
DEP commissioner to step down
Massachusetts Environmental Protection Commissioner Kenneth Kimmell will leave the Patrick administration to lead a research and advocacy group that seeks to promote science in policymaking.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Dorchester man investigated for alleged dog fighting ring inside residence
Boston police discovered 10 dogs in the basement of a Dorchester home and are investigating whether a resident was running an illegal dogfighting ring in the house, Suffolk County prosecutors said.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
D.C. Stacks Up Well on Affordable Housing, Per Report
Compared to surrounding counties, D.C. actually has a relatively high supply of affordable housing for extremely low-income households.