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February 21, 2019

Maps: How much snow is forecast for New Hampshire, Maine, and Vermont

Northern New England is in for another snowstorm, which will arrive late Wednesday evening and taper out by Thursday afternoon. It’s welcome news for skiers hoping to hit the slopes in the coming days.
February 21, 2019

A University of Rhode Island student died over the weekend

SOUTH KINGSTOWN, R.I. (AP) — The University of Rhode Island says a student suddenly died over the weekend.
February 21, 2019

11 black ladies had been murdered in Boston 40 years in the past. A neighborhood artist is remembering them throughout town.

Forty years ago, the body of 29-year-old Daryal Ann Hargett was found by her landlord in her South End apartment.
February 21, 2019

Here’s what to anticipate from the winter storm Wednesday night time into Thursday

The next winter storm to impact Massachusetts promises snow Wednesday night with a transition to freezing rain in the early morning hours Thursday and then to rain later that morning.
February 21, 2019

Salem marijuana dispensary is temporarily halting recreational sales

Boston-area residents may have to travel a bit farther than usual if they want to make a recreational marijuana purchase anytime soon.
February 21, 2019

28-year-old man dies in Auburn rollover crash

A 28-year-old Worcester man died early Tuesday in a rollover crash in Auburn. Carlos Mendoza lost control of the 2003 Nissan Pathfinder he was driving on the ramp from I-90 East to I-290 East shortly before 1 a.m., causing it to roll over and crash, according to a release from Massachusetts State Police.
February 21, 2019

Dorchester man arrested after ‘violent struggle’ Tuesday night

When police attempted to arrest a 25-year-old Dorchester man found operating a vehicle that had been reported stolen, he allegedly began “punching and gouging officers in the face” Tuesday night, Boston police said. 
February 21, 2019

‘Paula was loved by all who knew her’: Colleagues and family members bear in mind Brookline librarian killed in crash

The Coolidge Corner Library closed its doors Saturday and Sunday after the children’s librarian at the Brookline institution was struck and killed by a truck on Friday afternoon while she was riding her bicycle in Boston.
February 21, 2019

4 juveniles allegedly assaulted a woman in Roxbury and filmed it on a cellphone

A woman walking in Roxbury Tuesday night was assaulted by four juveniles — including an 11-year-old girl — who allegedly pushed her to the ground, kicked her, robbed her, and filmed the incident on a cellphone, according to police.
February 21, 2019

Ware man wished for allegedly biting a part of somebody’s ear off

Ware police are searching for a man they say allegedly bit off part of someone’s ear in an “unprovoked attack,” according to a Facebook post.