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4 hrs ago | CBS Local
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.
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8 hrs ago | Fox News
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.
Republican candidate for governor Charles Baker is teaming up with former state Rep. Karyn Polito in his quest to wrest the Corner Office back under GOP control.
Police say a man who called 911 was arrested when the 60-year-old woman with whom he was living was found beaten to death in her home.
A 49-year-old man has been charged with the beating death Saturday night of the woman with whom he was living, the Worcester County District Attorney's Office reported.
Interstate 290 westbound near exit 14 has reopened after icy roads caused more than 70 cars and three tractor-trailers to crash about 6:45 a.m. Two people were seriously injured in the crash.
The weekend is fast approaching, and GoLocalWorcester brings you the best places to use your WOO Card around town for discounts and WOO Points.
Commerce Bank has launched its annual Toys for Tots drive for the holidays, with its 13 offices throughout Central Massachusetts collecting toys for the Worcester County U.S. Marines Corps Reserve Toys for Tots program.
Now we start a season filled with feasts and hospitality, a time of light and celebration - and too much to eat.
Earlier posts on this blog concentrated on the pluses and minuses of private Medigap insurance as a supplement to your Original Medicare.
The University of Massachusetts Marching Band, which includes 24 members from Worcester County and three from Shrewsbury, has been chosen to march in this year's Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade.