Violent crime on the rise in Newton

Since 2012, the number of violent crimes has risen from 266 to 384 in 2016. But in that same time span, property crimes decreased.

Halloween cutout cookies

Ingredients 2 sticks unsalted butter, at room temperature 3/4 cup sugar 3 egg yolks 1 piece vanilla bean, about 2 inches long 2 1/2 cups all…