- Father convicted of assaulting infant son gets 9 to 15 years Updated: Sep-25-15 5:07 am
LAWRENCE, Massachusetts - A man who was found guilty last month of shaking and throwing his then-3-month-old son inside motel room has been sentenced to nine to 15 years in state prison.
- More than 200 becoming US citizens in Lawrence ceremony Updated: Sep-23-15 3:35 am
LAWRENCE, Massachusetts - More than 200 new citizens are being sworn in a special ceremony in Lawrence as part of an annual weeklong celebration of U.S. Constitution.
- Officials laud preschool, but urge caution on any expansion Updated: Sep-16-15 3:19 pm
BOSTON - Top education officials in Gov. Charlie Baker's administration said Wednesday that preschool classes were critical to narrowing a stubborn achievement gap in Massachusetts schools, but they cautioned lawmakers that expanding early childhood education too rapidly could sacrifice quality for quantity.
- Teacher pleads not guilty to giving medications to student Updated: Sep-15-15 3:57 pm
LAWRENCE, Massachusetts - A high school teacher has pleaded not guilty to illegally giving prescription drugs last year to a student on a swim team she coached.