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  1. Gov lets chief keep job while he's collecting his $116,000 pensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 19 | Boston Herald

    BACK ON THE BEAT: Paul Shastany, collecting a $116,110 pension, will be allowed to work full-time as police chief in Braintree. Gov. Charlie Baker has signed off on a controversial bill that allows Braintree's interim police chief to work full-time and still collect a $116,000 annual pension, a move a top police union official warned could pave a path for more double-dipping.

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  2. Joan M. Jaehnig, resident of QuincyRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 18 | Boston Herald

    She was employed by architectural firm Worcester, Inc. as a secretary and assisted her son in his chiropractic practice for more than 20 years. She was a member of the Red Hat Society, had a passion for cooking and was a longtime volunteer at the annual Christmas bazaar.

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  3. Michael Burke, at 72, of Braintree, mechanicRead the original story

    Friday Jun 30 | Boston Herald

    He was a 1963 graduate of Weymouth Vocational and was a 1967 graduate of the Franklin Institute of Technology of Boston. Mr. Burke was a talented mechanic who worked for a short time in California and later in Georgia and Tennessee, where he lived for many years.

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  4. Randolph police chase ends with crash at T stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 24 | Boston Herald

    A minivan eluding police in Holbrook sparked a havoc-filled chase that ended with its 28-year-old driver wedging the vehicle between the stairs and the pedestrian barricades at a commuter rail stop before fleeing on foot and being shot with a stun gun. Holbrook cops tried to pull over William Ayers on West Shore Road at 11:35 a.m. yesterday for driving with a suspended license, but instead of stopping, Ayers led cruisers on a chase through Holbrook to Randolph and back to Holbrook, according to Holbrook police.

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  5. Rocco S. Carrabes, 82, of Scituate, Army vetRead the original story

    Jun 22, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Rocco S. Carrabes of Scituate, an Army veteran, died Monday at Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston. He was 82. Mr. Carrabes was a member of the International Union of Operating Engineers Local 4 in Boston for 61 years and was also a member of the Order of Sons of Italy in America for 45 years, Braintree Lodge No.

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  6. 19-year-old found dead in hotel roomRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The woman's body was discovered by police at the Hyatt Place in Braintree yesterday about 7:50 a.m., according to a statement from Norfolk County District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey. "This is an ongoing and active investigation by the Braintree Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police," Morrissey's office said in a statement.

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  7. Pot bill high on 'health and safety'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Boston Herald

    NO CONSENSUS: State Rep. Mark Cusack, above, speaks to reporters last night after the House voted on its bill regarding marijuana legalization. The House passed its version of the state's revamped recreational marijuana law by a vote of 126-28 last night, after a monthslong, controversial process that critics said threatened to undermine the will of voters who passed Question 4 last November.

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  8. House OK's bill that would redo recreational marijuana lawRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A bill that would repeal and replace the recreational marijuana law approved by the state's voters in November cleared the House late Wednesday. Critics who lashed out at the proposal accused lawmakers of ignoring the will of the electorate and taking a hostile approach to the legal cannabis industry.

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  9. House debates contentious overhaul of Massachusetts pot lawRead the original story

    Jun 21, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The Massachusetts House debated a bill on Wednesday that would repeal and replace the recreational marijuana law approved by the state's voters in November. Critics who lashed out at the proposal accused lawmakers of ignoring the will of the electorate and taking a hostile approach to the legal cannabis industry.

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  10. Diane T. Arabia, at 56, resident of HolbrookRead the original story

    Jun 13, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Mrs. Arabia is survived by her husband, Leonard of Braintree; two daughters, Kelly of Braintree and Jacquelyn of Holbrook; two sons, L. Frank of Boston and Nicholas of Braintree; her mother, Ann McIntosh; two sisters, Susan Fallon of Mill Creek, Wash., and Linda Dean of Middleboro; and two nephews.

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  11. High school baseball: Xaverian ousts Newton North in Super EightRead the original story

    Jun 8, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Yesterday, Langan spun 713 innings of one-run ball as the No. 6 Hawks defeated No.

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  12. Bay State Dems tout - energy in grass roots'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2017 | Boston Herald

    John Ryan from New Salem wears his politics on his hat at the Democratic Convention held in the DCU Center. June 3, 2017 Staff photo Chris Christo Cannabis activist Rachelramone Donlan from Braintree makes her way through the aisles at the Democratic Convention held in the DCU Center.

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  13. Union objects to police chief pension billRead the original story

    Jun 1, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A top police union is urging lawmakers to block a bill that would allow Braintree's interim police chief to work full-time and still collect his $116,00-a-year pension, warning the "precedent-setting" move could tarnish the image of the entire public pension system. "I know if this would pass, within three or four years, we would have multiple situations like this," said James Machado, executive director of the Massachusetts Police Association.

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  14. Alice E. Norton, at 89, resident of MarshfieldRead the original story

    May 24, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Wife of the late Edward, she is survived by three daughters, Patricia Cotter of Marshfield, Pamela Nee of Rockland and Alison L. Miller of Weymouth; a son, Edward of East Freetown; a brother, Richard Westover of Braintree; five granddaughters, three grandsons, 13 great-grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.

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  15. Cities, towns receive $2M in grants for technology upgradesRead the original story

    May 21, 2017 | Boston Herald

    The state has awarded a total of $2 million in grants to upgrade technology in nearly four dozen cities and towns. The information technology grants are made through Republican Gov. Charlie Baker's community compact cabinet.

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  16. High School Baseball: Braintree finishes with a flurry, defeats PeabodyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Most baseball teams panic after going down big in the first couple innings of a game. But after Peabody raced out to a 5-0 lead over Braintree on Saturday afternoon, the Wamps showed no signs of doubt.

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  17. Ex-school administrator denies sex assault chargeRead the original story

    May 4, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A former Massachusetts school administrator who previously had sex solicitation charges against him dropped is facing an unrelated charge of sexually assaulting a teenage boy. The Telegram & Gazette reports that 44-year-old Steven Bliss was released on personal recognizance at his arraignment Wednesday after a not guilty plea to indecent assault and battery on a 14-year-old boy was entered on his behalf.

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  18. High Schools: St. John Paul names Matthew Marshall as its new football coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | Boston Herald

    St. John Paul athletic director Mark Santos, left, shakes hands with new football coach Matthew Marshall. Photo courtesy of St. John Paul.

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  19. High School Softball: Abington puts on an impressive displayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Abington showed why they are worthy of being tagged as the team to beat once again. The second-seeded Green Wave scored early and often, coasting to a convincing 16-1 drubbing of No.

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  20. Weed bill expected by JulyRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Boston Herald

    A Beacon Hill committee tasked with coming up with a plan to implement legal pot use in Massachusetts is hoping to have a finished bill on Gov. Charlie Baker's desk by July 1, after listening to nearly four dozen people testify in the fifth and final public hearing on the issue. Lawmakers say they ideally would like a bill that tackles the many different areas of the legal sale of marijuana, which is set to begin July 1, 2018, but coming up with a regulatory structure tops the list of priorities.

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