Worcester's lawyer: City manager cannot stop out-of-towners from serving evictions

WORCESTER — While city housing advocates say out-of-town constables and other special process servers from outside the city can use forceful tactics against direct-action protests, the city ...

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3 found shot in Worcester

5 AT NOON. NEW DETAILS THIS NOON ON A TRIPLE SHOOTING IN WORCESTER. IT HAPPENED LAST NIGHT ON CLARKSON STREET. AND YOU CAN SEE MORE THAN TWO DOZEN YELLOW EVIDENCE MARKERS. AS DETECTIVES WERE ...

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Arrest made in shooting of 3 teens in Worcester, police say

Three teenagers were shot in Worcester, Massachusetts, over the weekend, and a fourth has been arrested, police said Monday. Officers responded to Clarkson Street just after 9 p.m. Sunday for a ...

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Worcester police chief: Past practices harmed communities of color

WORCESTER — During his first public comments on the recently released racial equity audit of the Worcester Police Department, Interim Chief Paul B. Saucier on Tuesday told the City Council that ...

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3rd arrest made in Worcester shooting that wounded 2 young women, teenage boy

Police have announced a third arrest in connection with a shooting in Worcester over the weekend that wounded two young women and a teenage boy. Eighteen-year-old Carter Webster was arrested ...

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Worcester project gets $1.6M to help convert hotel to affordable housing

Worcester should soon be able to offer 90 more affordable housing units in what used to be a hotel, thanks to almost $2 million in federal aid meant to address the state’s growing homelessness ...

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Worcester wages: 69 city employees topped $200K in 2023. A look at the payroll

WORCESTER ― City Manager Eric Batista was the highest-paid city employee in Worcester in 2023, followed by the superintendent of schools and the former police chief, according to data provided ...

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Hidden history is scattered throughout Worcester, can you find it?

SOUND. THE SOUND OF A BYGONE ERA PLAYS ON IN WORCESTER THANKS TO ONE MAN’S LIFELONG PASSION. WE HAD THE IDEA AND ANOTHER MAN’S VISION OF THE FUTURE FOR. IN THE 1920S AND 30S WERE LITTLE ...

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School violence debate: Worcester board calls for halt to verbal back-and-forth

The Worcester County Board of Education continued to assure the public that school safety remains a priority despite a statement saying they will no longer publicly respond to concerns raised by ...

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Worcester leaders, advocates frustrated as city enters second year without equity officer

As of March 2024, Worcester is the largest city in Massachusetts without a chief equity officer — a fact Worcester NAACP President Fred Taylor describes as both unfortunate and frustrating.

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Arrest made in shooting of 3 teens in Worcester, police say

Three teenagers were shot in Worcester, Massachusetts, over the weekend, and a fourth has been arrested, police said Monday. Officers responded to Clarkson Street just after 9 p.m. Sunday for a ...

Three teenagers were shot in Worcester, Massachusetts, over the weekend, and a fourth has been arrested, police said Monday. Officers responded to Clarkson Street just after 9 p.m. Sunday for a ...

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