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Teen suffers life-threatening injuries in Quincy crash

3 hours 53 min ago
An accident-reconstruction team is investigating a car crash on Granite Street this afternoon that injured two people, including one seriously.

Driver in Quincy school bus crash charged

3 hours 56 min ago
The driver of the city school bus that crashed into a house in October, sending five kids to the hospital with injuries, has been charged with negligent operation.

Quincy zoning official not charged with drunken driving

10 hours 52 min ago
After crashing into the front of a Houghs Neck home on Oct. 9, Martin Aikens was unsteady on his feet, had a strong odor of alcohol on his breath, his speech was slurred and his eyes glassy, according to police.

Teen suffers life-threatening injuries in Quincy crash

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 23:32
An accident-reconstruction team is investigating a car crash on Granite Street this afternoon that injured two people, including one seriously.

Quincy schools receiving tech, infrastructure improvements

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 23:29
During their monthly meeting Wednesday, Quincy school committee members heard the details about how Mayor Thomas Koch's capital improvement plan will bring new technology and better infrastructure to Quincy Public Schools in the coming months.

Former professor Ron Goodman endows Quincy College scholarship

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 19:58
Ronald Goodman, a 45-year Houghs Neck resident and former Quincy College professor, has endowed the annual Ronald Goodman Scholarship at Quincy College. The scholarship will be awarded annual starting in Spring 2017

One person critically injured in Quincy car crash

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 15:57
An accident-reconstruction team is investigating a car crash on Granite Street this afternoon that injured two people, including one seriously.

Fore River Bridge to open Thursday; sign up for our free email alert

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 14:19
The bridge is scheduled to open at 6:45 a.m. Thursday, holding up traffic for 15 minutes.The exact time of bridge openings is subject to weather and other conditions. Openings occur every few days, usually with little notice. The bridge also makes unannounced openings for outbound tankers, barges and other vessels.If you want to be the first to find out when the bridge is going up, sign up for [...]

WHATEVER HAPPENED TO

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 13:23
ALBERT CRANE'S LOST CIGARETTE CASE

Another tax hike coming for Quincy homeowners

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 13:10
Rising home values, an increase in the city budget and a lingering snow-removal deficit will contribute to another significant increase in Quincy's property taxes.

7 things to know about the attack on Pearl Harbor

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 10:20
Wednesday, Dec. 7 marks the 75th anniversary of the bombing of Pearl Harbor, a surprise attack by Japan that killed 2,403, wounded 1,178 others and drew the United States into World War II. As we honor the veterans who survived the attack and those who lost their lives, here are seven things to know about that December day in 1941 that continues to "live in infamy."1. Planned in advance, but without desired effect. Japan had been planning the attack on [...]

Firefighters quickly extinguish West Quincy fire

Wed, 12/07/2016 - 08:20
Firefighters on Tuesday quickly put out an outdoor fire after it had spread to a West Quincy home.

Quincy firefighters quickly extinguish West Quincy fire

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 17:41
Firefighters on Tuesday quickly put out an outdoor fire after it had spread to a West Quincy home.

Holiday pop-up artisan shop opens in Quincy Center

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 17:34
The work of 65 local artisans is on sale at the holiday pop-up shop that has opened in the heart of Quincy Center.

Tired of negativity, Quincy family starts campaign for injured Santa

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:57
A Squantum family is collecting letters and Christmas cards to send to the parachuting Santa who broke his leg in Quincy over the weekend.

Quincy OKs tax break for local company

Tue, 12/06/2016 - 11:23
Quincy-based Granite Telecommunications will not have to pay any additional local property tax for 10 years on its new office building.

A GOOD AGE: journaling forward on Dad's 104th birthday

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 20:55
On my late father's 104th birthday, the daily planners he left behind are guides for the future.

A GOOD AGE: journaling forward on Dad's 104th birthday

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 18:36
On my late father's 104th birthday, the daily planners he left behind are guides for the future.

Energy landscape undergoes major changes

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 13:30
New England has undergone a profound shift in how it produces electricity over the past decade and a half, phasing out coal and oil plants while becoming more reliant on natural gas.

Fore River Bridge opening rescheduled for Tuesday; sign up for our free email alert

Mon, 12/05/2016 - 12:33
The bridge opening planned for 3 p.m. Monday has been rescheduled for 3:30 p.m. Tuesday.The exact time of bridge openings is subject to weather and other conditions. Openings occur every few days, usually with little notice. The bridge also makes unannounced openings for outbound tankers, barges and other vessels.If you want to be the first to find out when the bridge is going up, sign up for our [...]