7 hrs ago
National Guacamole Day: Celebrate Guacamole Day with freebies, healthy recipes
Today is National Guacamole Day! Guacamole is not only one of the fastest rising and most popular dips or side dishes here in the US, but all over the world. If you are a lover a authentic Mexican food, than guacamole is most likely a big part of your diet, and today is your day to celebrate it.
11 hrs ago
Dedham Man Pleads Not Guilty to Rape Charges After New DNA Testing
A man from Dedham was arraigned Monday and held on $500,000 bail after he was indicted through the use of new DNA testing that allegedly implicates him and excludes his twin brother as a suspect in two abductions and sexual assaults that took place a decade ago. Dwayne McNair, 33, of Dedham, was arraigned in Suffolk Superior Court Monday on eight counts of aggravated rape and two counts of armed robbery for two separate attacks on women in September 2004, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Dan Conley .
13 hrs ago
Verizon Wireless to Host Smart Phone Workshops in Dedham, MA
In the past two years, the amount of adults in the U.S that own a smart phone has increased from 45% to roughly 60%, according to surveys conducted by the Pew Research Center . In an effort to help these customers, Verizon Wireless is adding additional free Wireless Workshops, available at participating Verizon Wireless Communications Stores.
Mon Sep 15, 2014
Norwood doctor accused of practicing while impaired
The Board of Registration in Medicine has suspended the license of a surgeon in Norwood. The board says Dr. John Fattore operated a private practice across the street from Norwood Hospital and while working there he is accused of practicing medicine while impaired.
A Dedham man was back in court Monday on aggravated rape charges after prosecutors say they found a way to differentiate between his DNA and his twin brother's. Police say 33-year-old Dwayne McNair raped and robbed two women and Roxbury and Forest Hills in 2004, he was awaiting trial in the spring but the case was dropped because the state couldn't prove whose DNA was taken from semen samples.
Fri Sep 12, 2014
Video: New trailer for 'The Judge' with Robert Downey Jr. and Robert Duvall
The drama, which opened the Toronto International Film Festival on Sept. 4, was filmed in Shelburne Falls , Dedham and other Massachusetts communities.
Wheelchair Brake Lever Extension Eases Lever Access, Aims to Reduce Falls from Unlocked Wheelchairs
EasierLiving.com, LLC, Dedham, Mass, markets a Wheelchair Brake Lever Extension, built to offer convenience when reaching for brake handles and help reduce falls from unlocked wheelchairs. The company's website notes that the product slips quickly and easily onto the existing lever of most wheelchairs.
Thu Sep 11, 2014
Police Log: Suspicious 'NSTAR' Phone Call to Waterford's Deemed Potential Scam
At about 7:15 a.m., Dedham police responded to the U.S. Post Office to speak with a delivery driver, who claimed that the door handle to an entrance to the building was broken. Officers investigated the cargo bay area and found nothing out of place.
Wed Sep 10, 2014
Rape Suspect Re-Indicted Using New DNA Test
Suffolk County prosecutors have re-indicted Dwayne McNair, a suspect of two rapes, using a new DNA test created by German company Eurofins Scientific . McNair, 33, of Jamaica Plain and Dedham, was released in April from an eight-count indictment that charged him with raping two young women with accomplice Anwar Thomas in 2004, according to Suffolk County District Attorney Spokesman Jake Wark.
Fall Town Meeting Scheduled in Dedham, Warrant to Close Friday
Dedham officials this week announced that a date has been scheduled for a Fall Town Meeting, and that the warrant for the meeting will close at week's end. The warrant, meanwhile, will close at the end of business this Friday, Sept.
Side-Lying Hip Abductor Focuses on Hip Adductor Spasticity, Bone-to-Bone Pressure Reduction
A side-lying hip abductor engineered to keep the knees bent at 90 degrees and abducted to externally rotate the hip is available through Dedham, Mass-based company AliMed. The AliMed Side-Lying Hip Abductor is designed to be ideal for hip adductor spasticity and to reduce bone-to-bone pressure.
Mon Sep 08, 2014
Best Street in Dedham?
Do you think your street is the greatest street in Dedham? What makes it so great? Tell us why and win $250 towards a block party! Donahue Real Estate Co. is now accepting entries.
State Primary 2014: Poll Times, Locations in Dedham
The State Primary Election is Tuesday, Sept. 9. Here's some important information to know before heading to the polls.
Sat Sep 06, 2014
Family confronts Alzheimer's in 'Genius of Marian'
But it was White's skill as a filmmaker that allowed him to do even more: enrich his mom's life; document family history and his father's devotion; and illustrate the disease's toll. 'The Genius of Marian,' airing Monday on PBS' 'POV' independent non-fiction film showcase, is a delicately etched but unsparing portrait of a woman, Pam White, losing herself to dementia - the same path that was forced upon her mother, New England artist Marian Williams Steele.
Fri Sep 05, 2014
Dedham Police to Hold Citizens Police Academy This Month
Later this month, Dedham residents will have the chance to get an exclusive look at the inner workings of the Dedham Police Department. Dedham Police Chief Michael d'Entremont announced this week that starting Sept.
Reviews: Critics offer their verdict on 'The Judge'
"The Judge," the Robert Downey Jr. movie filmed in Shelburne Falls, Dedham and several other Massachusetts communities last summer, won't arrive in theaters until Oct. 10. While audiences will have to wait until then to judge the film's merits, critics screened the movie at its opening on Thursday at the 2014 Toronto International Film Festival . "Gavels are slammed, tempers are lost and bowels are evacuated with great force in David Dobkin's 'The Judge,' an engrossing, unwieldy hurricane of a movie that plays like a small-town courtroom thriller by way of a testosterone-fueled remake of "August: Osage County."
Thu Sep 04, 2014
'Fun For Kids Character Day' Coming to Dedham This Weekend
Dedham-based 4C's for Kids Fund, Inc. will hold its sixth annual "Fun for Kids Character Day" this weekend. The event allows families to dress in their favorite character costumes and participate in a variety of activities, including live entertainment, carnival games, face-painting and more.
BioLegend purchases Covance's antibody products, manufacturing business
The business unit develops and manufactures antibodies and research reagents for neuroscience, immunopathology, cell biology, epitope tags, and immunohistochemistry detection. These products, including in vitro diagnostic antibodies, are expected to complement and enhance the current selection of BioLegend research reagents.
Wed Sep 03, 2014
Mother Brook Board of Directors Thanks Sen. Rush, Rep. McMurtry for $200K Earmark
Members of Dedham's Mother Brook Arts and Community Center's Board of Directors welcomed State Sen. Mike Rush and State Rep. Paul McMurtry to its meeting on Tuesday night.
Dedham Selectmen to Swear In New Police Officers Thursday
The Dedham Board of Selectmen will swear in two new Dedham police officers on Thursday as part of its regularly-scheduled meeting.