News and Noteworthy
After a slow start to his high school career, Dantae has become one of the top players in the area, which he hopes to prove at the Commonwealth Motors Classic basketball tourney. The 40th annual boys tourney taps off Saturday.
St. Patrick’s has broadened its mission to shepherd not just its flock, but the whole city.
The group of fourth graders from the South Lawrence East School participated in the pregame festivities before the Patriots’ matchup with the Miami Dolphins on Sunday as part of the NFL’s “Play 60” program.
Andover resident Jack Sullivan, a six-year volunteer at the Boys & Girls Club of Lawrence was recently awarded the 2014 Jeannie Melucci Award.
Boston Celtics and one class of fourth-graders from the South Lawrence East Elementary School was selected to create a public service announcement that will be played during games to create awareness about cancer.
A footbridge condemned more than 20 years ago still stands, impassable, within a quarter mile of the site where 13-year-old Jenaira Fuentes lost her life on Halloween, hit by a commuter rail train near Inman Street.
To many, Christmas means both joy and crisis. Lawrence Salvation Army super-volunteer Nancy Bonilla, 40, can help with both. She delivers joy to those in need through the Santa Fund and emergency help to those in dire need.
BiciCocina working to fight obesity, rethink transit in Lawrence
Watch to see these locals interviewed on WBZ | CBS Boston.