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  1. Updating a Melrose Victorian with bright and cheerful colorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2018 | Boston.com

    The owners wanted a kid-friendly scheme that works with their eclectic tastes and their home's turn-of-the-century architecture. And they weren't afraid of bold color.

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  2. A pretty, functional lifter and turnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2018 | Boston.com

    A new sturdy, diner-style spatula from R. Murphy Knives of Ayer has an extra-long and -wide blade that's an excellent lifter and turner for a hefty piece of meat or two burgers at a time on the grill . The company aptly named it Turner.

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  3. There's a bill that would rein in Charlie Baker's fund-raising, but Democrats aren't touching itRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2018 | Boston.com

    The difference is stunning: Governor Charlie Baker was sitting on more than $8 million in his campaign account by mid-May, while his two Democratic challengers had less than $132,000 combined. If Jay Gonzalez and Robert Massie are looking for someone to blame for that cash chasm, they don't have to look far.

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  4. Highway horseplay: Equines knocked over farm fence before stopping Route 2 trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2018 | Boston.com

    Two Suffolk Punch draft horses escaped from their Littleton farm and stopped traffic on Route 2 in Acton during Tuesday's rush hour. The horses, named Jack and Molly, were out on a grassy field at Gilmerton Farm that afternoon, but their owner, Pamela Campbell, suspected they started playing with the electrically charged fence surrounding their enclosure.

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  5. Who needs parchment liners when there are Silpats?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2018 | Boston.com

    French-made Silpats are silicone mats bakers have been using for more than 50 years to keep breads and pastries from sticking to the pan. French-made Silpats are the silicone mats bakers have been using for more than 50 years to keep their breads and pastries from sticking to the pan.

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  6. Small earthquake detected in BoxboroughRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 28, 2017 | Boston.com

    The epicenter of a tiny earthquake last night was in a wooded area near the Wolf Swamp conservation area in Boxborough, the US Geological Survey said. Its only impact may have been to make a few swamp creatures pause in their nocturnal rounds.

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  7. Boxborough mom accused of stabbing son in the backRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2017 | Boston.com

    Boxborough Police Lieutenant Warren J. O'Brien said the 22-year-old victim walked into the Acton police station around 12:20 a.m. Thursday and reported that his mother had just stabbed him. The man had a stab wound in his upper back near his spine and was bleeding profusely, and was taken to the Lahey Hospital and Medical Center for treatment, said O'Brien.

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  8. Stow man arrested in Acton after leading police on a multi-town chaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 28, 2017 | Boston.com

    A Stow man with an active warrant was arrested Friday evening after he led police on a multi-town search when he ran from an officer who had stopped the vehicle he was traveling in, police said. Guy Dushanek, 29, was arrested nearly three hours after he ran from Acton Street in Maynard, where an officer had pulled over the vehicle he was a passenger in for allegedly speeding, Chief Mark W. Dubois said in a press release.

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  9. 60-year-old Templeton man dies in Acton crashRead the original story

    Oct 22, 2017 | Boston.com

    The 60-year-old, who was not identified, was traveling east around 10:50 a.m. when his 2005 Ford Explorer drove off the left side of the road west of Piper Road, rolled over, and crashed into a wooded area in the median, State Police said in a press release. The man, who was alone in the vehicle, was pronounced dead at the scene, State Police said.

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  10. Woman crushed by own car in Market Basket lot was 64-year-old Acton residentRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2017 | Boston.com

    The woman killed when her own vehicle crushed her Thursday morning in a Market Basket parking lot in Westford was a 64-year-old resident of Acton, prosecutors said Friday. Wang was behind her own vehicle around 11 a.m. when a second car, while parking, "struck [Wang's] car causing her vehicle to roll backwards pinning her underneath," the statement said.

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  11. Insulet will expand production to Acton, expects to add hundreds of jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2017 | Boston.com

    When Insulet Corp. chief executive Patrick Sullivan wanted to shift some of his manufacturing from China to the United States, he looked at sites across this country. In the end, though, Sullivan settled on a location less than 15 miles away from Insulet's Billerica headquarters: a former Digital Equipment Corp. office building in Acton that has been vacant for at least 15 years.

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