Governor Baker Announces Free COVID-19 Testing Coming To Worcester

By Alan Stanton – As part of the “Stop the Spread” initiative, Gov. Baker announced on Monday the expansion free COVID-19 testing. The initiative which aims to provides free COVID-19 testing in targeted communities across the Commonwealth started in Chelsea, Everett, Fall River, Lawrence, Lowell, Lynn, Marlborough and New Bedford. Free testing will now be…

Police Investigating Accident Involving Stolen Car On Greenwood Street

By Alan Stanton – On Sunday just before 9:30 p.m., officers assigned to the Operations Division with the Worcester Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident in the area of Greenwood Street and Forsberg Street. Upon arrival officers along with Worcester Fire and Worcester EMS located a 31-year-old male suffering from serious…

Worcester Police Investigating Shooting On Shannon Street

By David Zapata – On Sunday night at 11:48 p.m. Worcester Police responded to the area of 106 Dorchester St. for a gunshot detection. Upon arrival officers assigned to the Operations Division (Last Half) searched the area and located a blood trail that led to the area of 6 Shannon St. At 6 Shannon St….

Police In Pawtucket Are Investigating A Fatal Motorcycle Accident

By Jeffrey Ingram – Just after 1:30 a.m. Saturday morning Police and Fire in Pawtucket responded to the area of Cottage St. and Central Ave. for a report of a crash involving a motorcycle and another vehicle. A 27-year-old man who was operating the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene and a 24-year-old woman…

Worcester County Sheriff Lewis Evangelidis Reappointed To Massport Board

By Shane Hackett – On Tuesday, Worcester County Sheriff Lewis G. Evangelidis was reappointed to the Massachusetts Port Authority (Massport) Board of Directors. Evangelidis has been on the Massport Board since 2015 and currently is the Chairman of the Massport board. With his reappointment, Evangelidis will serve on the board for another seven years. Governor…

Worcester Police Investigating Main Street Stabbing

By Stacie Caruso – On Sunday, July 12th, officers with the Worcester Police Department assigned to the Operations Division around 4:10 p.m., responded to the area of Castle Park for a report of a man in medical distress. Upon arrival officers located a male who had been stabbed, he was transported to UMass Medical Center…

Auburn Police Investigating Stabbing At Auburn Mall

By Stacie Caruso – Early Friday night just before 6:15 p.m., Auburn Police responded to the Auburn Mall for multiple reports of a person stabbed. Upon arrival officers located a male victim with multiple stab wounds and he was taken to UMass Memorial Medical Center with life-threatening injuries and is in critical condition. The victim…

Worcester Police Investigating Mount Pleasant Street Shooting

By David Zapata – Just before 5 p.m. on Thursday, Worcester Police responded to the area of Mount Pleasant Street for a report of a person shot. Upon arrival officers located a victim and they were taken to an area hospital to be treated. The status of the victim at this time is unknown and…