A Vermont-based nonprofit that provides safe and reliable vehicles to people in need throughout Vermont and Massachusetts says it's facing new challenges created by global supply chain problems. Good News Garage, which held a celebration in Burlington Thursday marking its 25th anniversary, is one of the nation's oldest charity car donation efforts aiming to lift recipients out of poverty.
Nearly 18 months after the coronavirus pandemic shuttered much of the world, we are still in a state of uncertainty. A vaccine for a deadly virus was developed with unprecedented speed, yet many have yet to take it. So media partners around the city, including NBC10 Boston, NECN and Telemundo Nueva Inglaterra, are participating in a Boston Globe community effort, called "The Last Best Shot," a call to action to reinforce that the only way out of the pandemic is vaccination.
A nonprofit organization in Vermont’s Lamoille County will open its new facility this weekend, aiming to break down barriers to treatment for people with substance use disorders. Jenna’s Promise is the creation of Dawn and Greg Tatro, in the name of their daughter who died in 2019 of a fentanyl overdose.
NBC10 Boston, Telemundo Boston and NECN in partnership with the Dorchester Reporter and the Bay State Banner, will host, broadcast and livestream a 1-hour long LIVE preliminary Mayoral Debate inside the NBCUniversal Boston Media Center on Wednesday, September 8, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. The debate with Mayor Kim Janey and challengers John Barros, Andrea Campbell, Annissa Essaibi-George and Michelle Wu is a one hour long LIVE debate from inside a secure and closed studio inside the NBCUniversal Boston Media Center - located at 189B Street, Needham, MA.
Laura Gremelsbacker Named VP of Marketing, Branding of NBCUniversal's Boston TV Stations and Regional Cable Network
NBC10 Boston/WBTS, NECN, Telemundo Boston/WNEU and NBC Sports Boston today announced that Laura Gremelsbacker has been named Vice President of Marketing and Branding. In this role, Gremelsbacker will be in charge of the overall operations and performance of the local businesses creative services, marketing and branding, including the news productions across multiple media platforms.
A First Alert continues through Friday from our NBC10 Boston, NECN and Telemundo New England weather team for intense heat and humidity. Wednesday's heat index or "feels like" forecast is expected to reach 95 to 100 degrees during the afternoon, with Thursday and Friday topping out at 100 to 105 degrees – the hottest feeling this season.
A plane’s wheel, rather than a birdie, fell onto the seventh fairway A golf course in Maine has an additional hole after a plane’s landing gear fell off mid-flight, leaving a small crater on the seventh fairway. Aviation authorities told NECN that the twin-engine aircraft took off with five passengers onboard when its right-side wheel and a strut fell off.
In and around the Vermont hometown of one member of Team USA, excitement is seemingly building every day, ahead of the start of the Tokyo Olympics on July 23. “It’s just unbelievable,” said Annie Purrier, the mother of medium-distance runner Elle Purrier St. Pierre, who qualified for the Tokyo Olympics last month in track and field’s 1500 meter event.
The town of Winthrop, Massachusetts will hold a vigil Thursday night to honor the two people who were killed in shooting rampage over the weekend that's being investigated as a hate crime. Members of both Green's and Cooper's family plan on speaking at Thursday night's vigil.
Haaland, who is the first Native American cabinet secretary, called Ma and the Wabanaki musicians’ performance a “moving experience” for which she was “very, very grateful.” “I felt excited, I felt honored, inspired, a little nervous how it would all come off, whether they could indeed keep them surprised and pop-up events,” MacDonald said during a Monday interview with NECN and NBC10 Boston.