Craig LeMoult

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Music classes are back in school this year, finally indoors and off Zoom

Wednesday, October 13, 2021

For many students, band and choir classes were a far cry from normal last year — students practiced outside or over Zoom. With students back in school this fall, music classes look almost normal.


After A Year Of Mostly Cancellations, Bookings Are Back For Many Event Venues

Sunday, March 21, 2021

Phones are once again ringing at event spaces that were largely closed during the pandemic. And venues are starting to navigate the new normal as people being to plan long-postponed celebrations.


Feeling Cooped Up? Let Your Mind Fly Free With 'What It's Like To Be A Bird'

Monday, April 13, 2020

People sheltering-in-place due to the coronavirus pandemic may want to know more about the lives of the birds they see outside their window. Illustrator David Allen Sibley's new book might help.


David Allen Sibley Takes You Bird-Watching Amid Coronavirus Shutdowns

Sunday, April 12, 2020

The author of "The Sibley Guide to Birds" has a new book aimed at people who want to know more about the lives of the birds they see out their windows.


Columbia Gas To Pay Record Fine For 2018 Massachusetts Gas Explosions

Wednesday, February 26, 2020

The gas utility responsible for fires and explosions across three communities north of Boston in 2018 is pleading guilty to violating federal safety regulations — and will pay a record fine.


Baby Anacondas Surprise Aquarium

Sunday, May 26, 2019

The birth of two anacondas at the New England Aquarium took everyone by surprise because the exhibit has no male snakes.


The End Of A Massachusetts Magic Institution

Saturday, May 11, 2019

Magicians in New England are mourning the end of an era. A beloved Massachusetts magic store has closed its doors. For years, it was a place to trade tricks and swap stories.


Researchers Worry Right Whales Could Be Harmed During Seismic Testing

Monday, April 15, 2019

Oil and gas companies will do seismic testing to see what's under the ocean floor, part of the Trump administration's push to expand drilling. Experts say that could harm some endangered animals.


Wynn Resort Executives Face Questioning To Determine If Boston-Area Casino Can Open

Tuesday, April 02, 2019

Massachusetts is reconsidering a decision to issue a casino license for Wynn resorts. Hearings center on sexual harassment allegations against company founder and former CEO Steve Wynn.


Pipeline Safety Act Deters New Safety Regulations On Natural Gas Pipelines

Thursday, March 07, 2019

A quirk in the Pipeline Safety Act makes it hard to toughen safety regulations on natural gas pipelines to avoid deadly explosions. The act is up for renewal this year.


Boston Celebrates Red Sox World Series Championship Over L.A. Dodgers

Monday, October 29, 2018

The city of Boston is celebrating another World Series win, after the Red Sox beat the Los Angeles Dodgers Sunday night for their fourth championship since 2004.


With Temperatures Dropping, Mass. Residents Still Lack Heat Weeks After Gas Fires

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Following a series of major gas explosions, many residents are still without heat or hot water. As temperatures begin to drop, people are questioning when their homes will be warm again.


Thousands Of Massachusetts Residents Without Gas Service A Month After Explosions

Friday, October 12, 2018

Crews are working to replace pipelines, but with temperatures expected to drop, officials are also arranging alternative housing, including trailer parks.


Massachusetts Gas Leaks Set Off Series Of Explosions

Friday, September 14, 2018

Three Massachusetts communities are recovering from a series of natural gas explosions that rocked the region on Thursday. At least one person was killed. Residents have a lot of questions.


Got Lobster? Trump's Steel Tariffs Threaten Trap Industry

Thursday, June 21, 2018

The factory that makes wire mesh used in the majority of North American lobster traps says steel tariffs will spike the cost of their product, and lobstermen will bear the brunt of the higher prices.


NECCO-Mania: Fans Stock Up On Chalky Wafers In Case Candy Company Folds

Wednesday, April 11, 2018

Rumors of the impending demise of NECCO have sparked a renewed interest in the company's products — especially its famous, eponymous, chalky wafers that some people love to hate.


As New England Gets Another Cold Blast, A Reminder That Winter's Not Over Yet

Tuesday, March 13, 2018

New England is getting whacked with yet another "nor'easter." High winds and heavy snow have cancelled flights and rail service and made driving nearly impossible in some parts of the region.


When Being An Olympic Snowboarder Doesn't Pay The Bills

Sunday, February 11, 2018

Some Olympians are able to train year-round to be at the top of their game. Others, like snowboarder Jonathan Cheever, also need to have a regular job.


Massachusetts Hit Hard By Winter Storm

Friday, January 05, 2018

Massachusetts bore the brunt of the winter storm. Many coastal communities were flooded by a storm surge and Boston recorded its highest tide in almost a century.


How Do Former Opioid Addicts Safely Get Pain Relief After Surgery?

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Max Baker got treatment for his opioid dependency and kicked the habit. He'd been clean for more than a year when a car accident and subsequent surgery returned him to addiction's spiral.