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  1. Walsh offers plan to save Boston from rising seasRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Boston Mayor Marty Walsh unveiled a plan Wednesday to transform the city's waterfront to protect the low-lying, extensively landfilled city from climate change and rising sea levels. The Democratic mayor's "Resilient Boston Harbor" plan calls for the creation of 67 acres of new open space and the restoration of 122 acres of tidal areas and parklands to serve as natural buffers during major floods.

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  2. Unclaimed property to be exhibited for auctionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 13 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Treasurer Deborah Goldberg announced that her office will be exhibiting select items from the Unclaimed Property Division that will soon be auctioned on eBay.com . The items will first be displayed at the Statehouse on Monday and will subsequently be shown in Cape Cod, Plainville, Springfield, and Worcester, all leading up to the online auction starting on Saturday, Oct. 20. "We are excited to showcase these items in different regions across the state," said Goldberg.

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  3. Ex-Sen. Joyce found dead at his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 28 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Former state Sen. Brian Joyce, who was charged by federal prosecutors in 2017 with running his Statehouse office as a "criminal enterprise," was found dead by his wife on Thursday in their Westport home, according to authorities. Joyce, 56, who spent almost two decades on Beacon Hill as a state representative and senator, was awaiting trial after leaving the Senate in 2016 while under federal investigation for corruption.

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  4. Ex-Sen. Joyce found dead at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 27 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Former state Sen. Brian Joyce, who was charged by federal prosecutors in 2017 with running his Statehouse office as a "criminal enterprise," was found dead by his wife on Thursday in their Westport home, according to authorities. Joyce, 56, who spent almost two decades on Beacon Hill as a state representative and senator, was awaiting trial after leaving the Senate in 2016 while under federal investigation for corruption.

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  5. Do local senators buck party leadership? Here's the voting recordRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The votes of the 2018 membership of 31 Democrats were compared to former Acting Senate President Harriette Chandler and to Majority Leader Cindy Creem on the four roll calls on which Chandler didn't vote. The votes of the 2018 membership of five Republicans were compared with those of GOP Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr .

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  6. A magic 'Gathering' in LunenburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 23 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The community is welcome to delight in poems, cookies and tea on Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 6 at 8 p.m., at Lunenburg Public Library, 1023 Massachusetts Ave. MaryEllen Letarte, director and founder of the Louise Bogan Poets, will read from her newly published book "Gathering: New and Selected Poems."

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  7. Nashua man extradited to Boston to face murder chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 20 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A New Hampshire man is in custody for the shooting death of a 29-year-old in East Boston earlier this year. Prosecutors say 29-year-old Jeremy Menendez of Nashua was ordered held without bail at his arraignment in East Boston Municipal Court on Wednesday.

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  8. State leaders begin discussion on how to spend $1B surplusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The votes of the 2018 membership of 31 Democrats were compared to former Acting Senate President Harriette Chandler and to Majority Leader Cindy Creem on the four roll calls on which Chandler didn't vote. The votes of the 2018 membership of five Republicans were compared with those of GOP Senate Minority Leader Bruce Tarr .

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  9. Smiling and saying 'I do' -- no thanks to this guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A Boston man claiming to be a wedding planner allegedly swindled an engaged Lunenburg couple out of nearly $18,000 before accusing them of defamation. "We were supposed to be getting married today, and we had to cancel our wedding," said groom Michael Albert on Friday.

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  10. Smiling and saying 'I do' -- no thanks to this guyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A Boston man claiming to be a wedding planner allegedly swindled an engaged Lunenburg couple out of nearly $18,000 before accusing them of defamation. "We were supposed to be getting married today, and we had to cancel our wedding," said groom Michael Albert on Friday.

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  11. Boston man allegedly swindled Lunenburg couple out of nearly $18,000 to plan their weddingRead the original story

    Sep 14, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A Boston man claiming to be a wedding planner allegedly swindled an engaged Lunenburg couple out of nearly $18,000 before accusing them of defamation, according to court documents. Police issued a warrant for the arrest of Michael D. Burris, 49, of 39 Boylston St., on two counts of larceny over $1,200 by false pretense, according to court documents.

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  12. Police Briefs: Alleged Leominster drunk driver charged with endangering childRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A local woman was arrested on a child endangerment charge Sunday after allegedly driving under the influence of alcohol while her 4-year-old daughter was in the car. Samantha Bovenzi, 31, of 300 Brooks Pond Road, was charged with child endangerment while operating under the influence, reckless operation of a motor vehicle, leaving the scene of property damage, leaving the scene of personal injury, and failure to yield at an intersection after striking another vehicle with her car while trying to turn onto Litchfield Street at about 3 p.m. Sunday.

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  13. Hollis Hills' latest harvest? Sun powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 24, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Its owner Jim Lattanzi is moving forward with plans to build a 2.7-megawatt solar array at 885 Fisher Road, land that was formerly Sulin Orchard. "We're going to be the first in the state to have a duel-use solar array," Lattanzi said Wednesday.

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  14. Crosby: "Everything looks good" for Springfield casinoRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Gaming regulators are expected Wednesday afternoon to give MGM Springfield the green light to open and begin gambling operations, the final approval required before the casino's planned Las Vegas-style grand opening Friday and a marker of the evolving role of the Massachusetts Gaming Commission. The commission delegated authority to grant a temporary certificate of operations for the MGM casino to Commissioner Bruce Stebbins, who is reviewing the site and operations in Springfield on Wednesday.

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  15. At Partners, nurses say hospitals can afford staffing requirementsRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 22, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Hospitals campaigning against patient limits for nurses are making false claims about their ability to afford patient care limits, according to nurses, who traveled to the headquarters of one of the state's largest care providers to make their point on Tuesday. Outside Partners HealthCare in Somerville, nurses from the Massachusetts Nurses Association , along with members from the Teamsters, drew attention to the facility, estimating its cost at $464 million, and said hospital executive salaries that run into millions of dollars and expensive facility expansions prove the industry has the financial capacity to invest in nurses.

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  16. Marijuana businesses to go before Planning BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 20, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Five marijuana businesses looking for approval to sell, cultivate, or process in the city will go before the Planning Board Tuesday night. "The is sort of used to the drill," said Mike O'Hara, principal planner for the city.

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  17. Style more than substance separates Gonzalez and Massie in debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    While agreeing on policy issues like a need to raise new revenues and improve transportation infrastructure, Democrats Jay Gonzalez and Bob Massie diverged from each other in a televised debate Thursday over how they'd approach working with the Legislature if elected as the next governor of Massachusetts. During a half-hour debate on WGBH's "Greater Boston," Massie described the Democratic Party as "out of touch" and said he'd mobilize outside forces to bring change to Beacon Hill, while Gonzalez said the Democrat-controlled Legislature needs more of a push from a governor who could provide both leadership and "healthy tension."

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  18. Woman who says she was molested at Lawrence Academy in the '90s holding public response eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 15, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The Lawrence Academy alumna who says she was sexually molested by a school worker in the 1990s has organized a "public response event" for Thursday. At the event in Somerville, Vanessa Osage will call on school leaders to address concerns of "covering up child sexual abuse at the institution," she said Wednesday.

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  19. EDITORIAL: Rushing's bluster keeps motorists at riskRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    On Wednesday, July 25 at 7 a.m., Ramon Rivera's car was stopped at the intersection of Gorham and Manchester streets in Lowell when it was struck from behind by another vehicle with such force that Rivera sustained fatal injuries and died. The cause of the crash remains under police investigation, but the Middlesex District Attorney's Office indicated that Rivera's Mitsubishi was struck by a Honda Accord traveling "at a high rate of speed."

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  20. Dems pressure Baker on campaignRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 10, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Formal legislative sessions have ended for the year. And after this weekend, Gov. Charlie Baker's desk will be clear of the piles of bills that landed on his desk in the closing days on Beacon Hill.

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