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4 hrs ago | Boston.com
The election of Massachusetts' next governor won't happen for nearly a year, but candidates for the state's top political office are already busily stockpiling money.
Should vaccinations for children be legally required?
Are you smart enough to be a US Marine?
8 hrs ago | Patch.com
The man suspected of robbing the CVS in Newton Centre with a knife on Thursday was arrested in Quincy Friday afternoon.
9 hrs ago | The News Tribune
Scientists and engineers working on high-tech hardware and software to help people with low or no vision make their way through the world gathered at Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Friday to share some of what they're working on.
10 hrs ago | Patch.com
Chestnut Hill Square will welcome clothing boutique The Sail Loft on Saturday, Dec. 14. The store started on Nantucket and the Newton location will feature both The Sail Loft and Her Sail Loft.
14 hrs ago | Patch.com
Newton will have extra police patrolling the streets during the holiday season keeping an eye out for people driving under the influence of alcohol.
Shop locally from Dec. 13-15 and you can win prizes, enjoy arts and music and get special deals during the Shop Local event sponsored by groups in Newton and Needham.
This fall, Newton lost a bright young student, and her family has created a memorial fund in her name.
Saturday: Partly sunny with a 30 percent chance of snow showers. It will be cooler with highs in the upper 30s.
It's sometimes called "highway hypnosis" or "white-line fever," and it's familiar to anyone who has ever driven long distances along a monotonous route.
A Worcester resident faces drunken driving charges after someone reported seeing his vehicle "swerving in and out of both lanes of traffic" on Church Street on Tuesday night, according to the Northborough Police log.
Monday night, the Board of Aldermen approved zoning for medical marijuana dispensaries in Newton that would restrict them to commercial zones outside of village centers.
A young pianist from Newton will be playing with the New England Conservatory Youth Jazz Orchestra.
Students in a Watertown High School class want to pay tribute the first responders for their actions during the shootout and manhunt for the Boston Marathon Bombing suspect by raising a "Watertown Strong" flag at the high school.
During the addition and renovation process, LDa Architecture & Interiors preserved the historical character of this 1914 Arts and Crafts-style home in Massachusetts.