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Banker & Tradesman
'Union Challenge' Article Is Journalistic Red Flag
Scott Van Voorhis' opinion piece on the future of Boston construction is wrought with false assumptions and developed with minimal industry insight.
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Sat Mar 15, 2014
Braintree girls down Westford Academy for Division 1 state title
Braintree's girls basketball team poses with the Division 1 state championship trophy after beating Westford Academy 57-46 Saturday at the DCU Center in Worcester....... The Fore River Bridge between Quincy and Weymouth was temporarily stuck in the up position on its northbound side Saturday afternoon, police said....
Fore River Bridge temporarily stuck
The Fore River Bridge between Quincy and Weymouth was stuck temporarily in the up position on its northbound side Saturday afternoon, police said.
Fri Mar 14, 2014
Beer and wine tasting fundraiser for Quincy Animal Shelter
Head over to the Quincy Historical Society on March 28, 2014 for the 8th Annual Beer & Wine Event benefiting the Quincy Animal Shelter .
Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center holds annual banquet
The Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center held its 26th annual Chinese New Year Banquet on March 7 at Empire Garden in Chinatown.
Thu Mar 13, 2014
Grade schoolers to vote on Quincy recycling robot
Quincy third graders will soon vote on naming a new recycling robot, according to the city's public works department.
Sat Mar 08, 2014
428 employees from company Granite shave their heads for cancer research
Unwitting family who ate Wal-Mart steak laced with LSD for dinner rushed to hospital: Pregnant mother forced into labor by drug as cops hunt suspect Top Manhattan lawyer, 45, jumps to his death from 12th-floor office after 'suffering terrible depression from losing both parents' Mother of teen who attempted suicide after sex attack 'told prosecutor ... (more)
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Former state Parks official, Daniel Hunt, unofficially wins...
Daniel J. Hunt, a former official in the state parks department and aide in the Legislature, on Tuesday won the Democratic nomination in the special election to succeed Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh in the Massachusetts House of Representatives, according to unofficial results.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Couple in Mass. marijuana firms lost Colo. license
A husband and wife forced to shut down their Colorado medical marijuana facility for numerous violations in 2012 have resurfaced in Massachusetts, as the managers of three companies that won preliminary state approval in January to run medical marijuana dispensaries.
National Public Radio
Donut Shop Opens At YMCA But Can't Sell Its Bread And Butter
Honey Dew Donuts has been cleared to open one of its stores at the YMCA in Quincy, Mass.
State House primary race nears finish line
From left: Liam Curran cites his tough childhood and the help he got as a youth from the community.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Area Skating School to Hold Classes
Bay State Skating School's Learn-To-Skate classes for children ages 4.5 and up as well as adults will begin on Wednesday, March 5, at 4 p.m., at Shea Memorial Rink, 651 Willard St. in Quincy.
Doughnuts? Y not?
On the order of philosophical questions like the tree falling in the forest, we ask this: If a doughnut shop doesn't sell doughnuts, is it still a doughnut shop? In Quincy, Mass., the Honey Dew Donuts chain is opening a location at a YMCA, but because it is striving to offer a menu "tailored to the healthy lifestyle the Y supports," a Y spokeswoman ... (more)
Boston weekend music by Amy Nachbar
Temptress', the band, returns home to Boston for an early show at 6:00 p.m. at TT the Bears, 10 Brookline Street in Cambridge for an AIDS Walk fund raiser and a 5K run.
Thu Feb 27, 2014
Donut Shop Opens Inside Gym, Refuses to Sell Donuts
A donut shop opening inside a YMCA will sell low-fat muffins, salads, sandwiches, and yogurt to gym patrons.
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Tuesday's the day for five seeking to fill Walsh seat
Voters in Dorchester and a precinct in Quincy will go to the polls on Tuesday to pick a Democratic nominee in the special election to replace Marty Walsh on Beacon Hill.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
WMTW News 8's Shernay Williams examines how first responders are equipped to battle overdoses, and what Maine lawmakers could do to make it more accessible.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
The Badger Herald Online
Dropkick Murphys kick ass at Orpheum show
On Feb. 21 the Orpheum Theater filled with Irish flat caps and Boston Bruins jerseys as Dropkick Murphys fans and Celtic punk rock enthusiasts ranging from ages 13 to 60 came to revel in Irish-American culture and timeless rock music.
Consider heroin antidote
The debate overlaps with discussions on Medicaid expansion, and coincides with Gov. Paul LePage's push for more drug enforcement.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
We must prohibit illegal animal adoption
I would like to advocate that it should be illegal to give animals away on craigslist.