Today is Shrove (preceding Ash Wednesday) Tuesday, Feb. 9, the 40th day of 2016. There are 326 days left in the year.
The New York Rangers posted their first three-game winning streak since November with a 2-1 victory over the New Jersey Devils at Madison Square Garden on Monday night.
Mayor Martin J. Walsh is asking the Boston Redevelopment Authority to rename the Marine Industrial Park after one of his predecessors, Raymond L. Flynn, who worked as a union dock worker at the South Boston port before launching his legendary political career.
Since 2000, the results in Laconia have almost perfectly reflected the statewide vote in the primaries for both parties.
Providence said goodbye on Monday to former Mayor Buddy Cianci, the wisecracking king of one-liners who led the city during a turbulent and troubled six terms.
Some parts of area expecting 18 inches of snow
Plymouth County and Cape Cod could see a foot and a half. Eight to 12 inches are forecast in Boston.
Sunday’s campaign events featured large crowds and candidates who were pointed in their criticism of their rivals.
Even some top Clinton supporters acknowledge that a win Tuesday looks nearly impossible.
Harold Shaw, who grew up on the South Shore, took over in October as special agent in charge of the Boston office.
John Wyatt, 69; pioneered retinal prosthetics at MIT
Dr. Wyatt worked to improve the lives of millions affected by blindness.
SUBURBAN HANDBOOK: ROMANCE
Single in the suburbs: the more, the merrier
While many eligible bachelors and bachelorettes rely on online dating services, some prefer to meet new people in group settings, doing activities they enjoy.
Starts & Stops
Groups lining up against MBTA fare increases
The Pioneer Institute, the NAACP, and Transportation for Massachusetts are among those opposing the T’s plan.
A look at high-impact investigations from The Boston Globe, including the Pulitzer Prize-winning report on abuse in the Catholic Church.