We know it can be easy to fall behind on the news. If you fell behind this week, here are five stories we think you should look at.
Good Samaritan tackles bank robber. On Tuesday this week, an entered the Cooperative Bank while wearing a disguise and passed the teller a note. He left with a small amount of money, but didn’t get past the parking lot where Jim Andrea tackled him and pinned him to the ground.
City councilor addresses Charlestown questions, apologizes for parade absence. City Councilor John Connolly spent an hour talking to our readers during a Live Chat this week, and took two questions from Charlestown readers. See the or the .
Timber! Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital’s tells us about the discovery and recovery of ancient ship timbers on the hospital’s site. Check it out.
Harvard Kent on at the StoveFactory. On Wednesday, June 13, 2012 Harvard Kent families, students and community members were invited to the at The Gallery/ Artists Group of Charlestown from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. On this evening the students of the Harvard Kent School had the auspicious opportunity to have their art displayed for everyone to see.
Stolen candy bar leads to death threats. Around 11:41 p.m. on Tuesday, June 19, officers responded to the Tedeschi on Main Street where a security guard reported that . The guard said that he saw a customer put a candy bar in his pocket. When the security guard asked the customer for his receipt, the guard told police, the customer became irate. When the guard followed the customer outside, a woman got out of a car and spat on the guard.