Monomoy Regional High School reported its first case of COVID-19 less than a week after the school year began -- and has asked more than 80 students and staff to quarantine, according to the superintendent Sunday. 4:48 p.m.
The negotiations are so hush-hush that board members are bound by nondisclosure agreements while the deal is being hammered out. What a merger would do to the pending sale and move to Roxbury is unclear. 3:57 p.m.
In October of 1969, Robert Gore was a chemical engineer performing low-tech experiments. With one frustrated jerk in motion on a heated material, he discovered the basis for a fabric that's become ubiquitous in rain protection. 2:25 p.m.
The state’s public safety and security secretary urged the Legislature to allow prosecutors to ask that a defendant be held indefinitely — until his or her case is over — rather than for the current limit of 180 days for Superior Court and 120 days in District Court. 5:57 p.m.