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Natick

Natick seeks input on future of Charles River Dam

Natick residents have a chance to help the town make decisions about the future of the aging Charles River Dam.

Hingham

Hingham votes to fund 34 more school employees

Hingham’s Town Meeting voted unanimously for a $133.7 million budget for fiscal 2022 that included enough money for the school department to add 34 full-time employees next school year.

Wellesley

Wellesley announces expanded art installations on Central Street

The town of Wellesley, the Art Wellesley community group, and local landlords are working together to expand a storefront art project in Wellesley Square.

Norwell

Norwell Town Meeting stymies affordable housing plans

Norwell’s Town Meeting voted to maintain two parcels of town-owned property as open space, rather than use them for affordable housing.

I Voted stickers on the table at Hyde Community Center during Newton's election in 2019.

Nomination papers for Newton’s city election in November now available

Nomination papers for Newton’s upcoming municipal election on Nov. 2 will be available starting Monday, according to the city clerk’s office.

A group of ducklings was rescued from a Malden storm drain on Mother’s Day morning and reunited with their mother, according to police.

Malden ducklings reunited with mom on Mother’s Day

A group of ducklings was rescued from a Malden storm drain on Mother’s Day morning and reunited with their mother, according to police.

This outfit is a style worn by suffragists, such the women in this 1917 photo taken in New York.

‘No bolt fell on our audacious heads.’ Concord Museum features women who blazed a path to today

To mark the centennial of the 19th Amendment guaranteeing women the right to vote, Concord Museum is launching an exhibition celebrating the town's female authors, artists, and activists.

Should the state automatically expunge past marijuana misdemeanor and felony convictions from people’s records?

Read two views and vote in our online poll.