Animal welfare groups in Massachusetts waive fees to adopt small pets

Animal welfare groups in Massachusetts waive fees to adopt small pets

Animal welfare groups in Massachusetts waive fees to adopt small pets Updated: 7:14 AM EDT Apr 5, 2022 Several Massachusetts animal welfare groups, including the Animal Rescue League of Boston, are waiving adoption fees to place hundreds of small animals — rabbits, guinea pigs, gerbils, birds and mice into homes at no cost to adopters.The … Read more

Flight cancellations, delays in Boston continue after frustrating air travel weekend

Flight cancellations, delays in Boston continue after frustrating air travel weekend

Flight cancellations and delays continue Monday at Logan International Airport in Boston after travelers were stuck waiting in terminals for hours during the weekend. As of 9:45 am Monday, FlightAware reported 50 flight cancellations and 62 delays. More than 100 flights coming into or departing from Logan Airport were canceled and more than 200 were … Read more

Boston air travelers frustrated by hundreds of cancellations, delays

Boston air travelers frustrated by hundreds of cancellations, delays

Many people trying to travel out of Logan International Airport in Boston had a frustrating weekend, as they were stuck waiting in terminals for hours for delayed or canceled flights. It was a tough weekend for air travelers across the country, as WCVB managing editor Bill Sheerin said his flight out of Tampa International Airport … Read more

Car strikes motorcyclist in McDonald’s lot, sparking Boston fight

Car strikes motorcyclist in McDonald's lot, sparking Boston fight

Video shared with NewsCenter 5 shows a car driving toward a group of motorcyclists and striking one person on a motorbike in a McDonald’s parking lot in Dorchester, which sparked a fight in the Boston neighborhood.Boston police said they received a report about a fight in the parking lot of the McDonald’s restaurant at 515 … Read more

Thousands of gallons of gas given away for free at Norwood gas station

Thousands of gallons of gas given away for free at Norwood gas station

TWITTER AND IT LOOKS LIKE IT HAS ALREADY STARTE D.MASS: IT ALREADY HAS. THE FUN HAS BEGUN. WELCOME TOHE T LINE AT ROJO GAS STATION ON ROUTE ONE. THIS STARTED A LITTLE EARLIER. THEY TOLD AT 6:00 TBU THERE IS SO MUCH EXCITEMENT FOR THIS FREE GAS. YOU HAVE FREE PEOP — YOU HAVE PEOPLE … Read more

Free gas giveaway at Norwood station may cause traffic delays around already congested area

Free gas giveaway at Norwood station may cause traffic delays around already congested area

TWITTER AND IT LOOKS LIKE IT HAS ALREADY STARTE D.MASS: IT ALREADY HAS. THE FUN HAS BEGUN. WELCOME TOHE T LINE AT ROJO GAS STATION ON ROUTE ONE. THIS STARTED A LITTLE EARLIER. THEY TOLD AT 6:00 TBU THERE IS SO MUCH EXCITEMENT FOR THIS FREE GAS. YOU HAVE FREE PEOP — YOU HAVE PEOPLE … Read more

Howling wolves and exotic animals in Massachusetts

Howling wolves and exotic animals in Massachusetts

Learn the truth about wolves at Wolf Hollow in Ipswich and see a collection of animals in need at Animal Adventures We visit a wolf sanctuary with a mission of educating the public on wolves. Then, it’s off to some unusual baby animals at Animal Adventures. Updated: 8:03 PM EDT Mar 14, 2022 Hide Transcript … Read more

UPS missed Nantucket ferry reservation window

UPS missed Nantucket ferry reservation window

UPS missed a priority window to make ferry reservations for its trucks to get to Nantucket this summer — leaving businesses scrambling to accommodate affluent locals and moneyed visitors. The shipping courier failed to request reservations for its trucks during an early priority window before ferries for the island’s busiest season from May to October … Read more

MBTA removing Route 71, 73 trolley buses from service

MBTA removing Route 71, 73 trolley buses from service

A web of wires that hangs over Harvard Square in Cambridge will not be around for much longer, as the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority is eliminating electric-powered trolleybuses from service. transported people through Cambridge, Watertown and Belmont for nearly 90 years. Major road projects that are planned in Cambridge and Watertown, however, would require a … Read more

Mass. residents face sticker shock with home heating oil prices

Mass.  residents face sticker shock with home heating oil prices

People in Massachusetts who heat their homes with oil are feeling the pain from rising prices caused by Russia’s invasion of Ukraine.The average price for heating oil is now $5.02 per gallon, which is a drastic increase from the price of $2.87 per gallon at this time last year.Nina Lafferty, of East Freetown, is one … Read more