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  1. Kevin Cullena desperate mayor desperately wants helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Boston.com

    ... a national problem and it needs national solutions. Rivera is desperate enough to think big. He says why not use Fort Devens? Or take a closed hospital out of mothballs and create 1,000 beds? "We need free or affordable, immediate care, for six to ...

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  2. MassDevelopment names new CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 20 | Lowell Sun

    ... financial institutions, and communities across the state, and is in charge of the redevelopment of the former Fort Devens. Liss worked for the state Executive Office of Transportation and Construction from 1997 to 1999. In 1999 she was named ...

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  3. Vietnam-Letters from Readers February 2013Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 13 | HistoryNet

    ... Brigade and the 9th Infantry Division. The 196th Light Infantry Brigade was activated in September 1965 at Fort Devens, Mass. Prior to its activation, personnel from various units, both stateside and in Europe, were transferred to the brigade, ...

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  4. Camp Devens to mark 100th anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 6 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... the 18th Army Band, long stationed at Devens, was formed. These important legacies will be celebrated by the Fort Devens Museum in a kickoff weekend of events on July 15 and 16. On Saturday July 15, beginning at 1 p.m., former members of the 18th ...

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  5. Devens to mark 100thRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 1 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... the 18th Army Band -- long stationed at Devens -- was formed. Those important legacies will be celebrated by the Fort Devens Museum in a kickoff weekend of events on July 15 and 16. On Saturday, July 15, at 1 p.m., former members of the 18th Army ...

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  6. Dianne Williamson: Mother coping with loss of daughter to suicide Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 29 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Alicia McFee recently asked her mother if she'd ever have the kind of love her mom once shared with her dad. The 22-year-old college student was only 12 when her father, a career military man who suffered from post-traumatic stress disorder, ended his life by lying on a set of railroad tracks in Westford, near Fort Devens.

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  7. Army Golden Knights paratroopers go from teammates to married coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 28 | Fox News

    Love and passion for the flying through the sky led two skydivers to compete all over the world for the military. Eventually they took the biggest jump of their lives - a leap of faith into marriage.

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  8. Starting this Friday, here are all of the museums you can visit for free this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Boston.com

    ... Eddy Library (June 23), Maritime Gloucester (June 30), Lynn Museum (July 21), Berkshire Theatre Group (July 28), Fort Devens Museum (Aug. 4), and the Smith College Museum of Art (Aug. 11). Additionally, the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum will ...

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  9. Veteran Discusses Experience In Flag Day LectureRead the original story

    Jun 15, 2017 | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    Steve Trask, Vietnam War veteran, speaking about his experiences as a sniper during the Vietnam War.

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  10. WWI focus of talkRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I has focused attention anew on that war, so often neglected as we're taken up by the even wider scale, longer involvement and constant movement of the action of the second World War. Speaking at Fort Devens Museum on Saturday June 17, at 1 p.m., Dan Leclerc intends to show "The Human Face of the Great War," its impact on human life, and how it still affects us.

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  11. WWI talk at Devens MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    The 100th anniversary of America's entry into World War I has focused attention anew on that war, so often neglected as we're taken up by the even wider scale, longer involvement and constant movement of the action of the Second World War. Speaking at Fort Devens Museum on Saturday, June 17, at 1 p.m., Dan Leclerc intends to show "The Human Face of the Great War," its impact on human life, and how it still affects us.

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  12. 'I Know What War is Now'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... by the U.S. Army as soon as he turned 18 years old. Eager and ready to help, young Pelletier first reported to Fort Devens in December 1943. "Two days after my 19th birthday, I joined with the 87th, and we were ready to go overseas." said Pelletier. ...

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  13. Armed Forces Day at Fort Devens MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Three guest speakers will talk about restoring something of the past on Saturday, May 20, as the Fort Devens Museum holds its annual Armed Forces Day celebration open house from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m. Jack Wilson will take his listeners through a process of finding and identifying the remains of U.S. soldiers declared missing in action in Europe during World War II. In his presentation, "Remembrance and Search," to start at 2 p.m., he will relate how he himself became involved in helping advise other families about the process, and he will explain about his journeys across the country and overseas, where he meets with those who lost loved ones during this war and with those who live amongst the scarred battlegrounds.

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  14. Devens Museum hosts speakers, exhibits for Armed Forces DayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    Three speakers will talk about restoring something of the past on Saturday, May 20, as Fort Devens Museum holds its annual Armed Forces Day celebration and open house from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Jack Wilson will take his listeners through a process of finding and identifying the remains of U.S. soldiers declared missing in action in Europe during World War II. In his presentation "Remembrance and Search," scheduled for 2 p.m., he will relate how he became involved in helping to advise other families about the process, and explain about his journeys across the country and overseas, where he meets with those who lost loved ones during this war, and with those who live amongst the scarred battlegrounds.

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  15. Motion MagicRead the original story

    Apr 2, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    Army Master Sgt. Rosie Pinkerton counts a competitor's pushups during the Best Warrior Competition at Fort Devens, Mass., April, 3, 2017.

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  16. Shuttle service offers brighter future for DevensRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... service was part of the agency's original "overall goal" to redevelop the region's economy after the former Fort Devens closed. A key component of that plan was to attract new business and retain industries and commercial operations in Devens, he ...

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  17. Devens shuttle service ready to rollRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2017 | Lowell Sun

    ... the shuttle service was part of the agency's original goal to redevelop the region's economy after the former Fort Devens closed. A key component of that plan is to attract new business and retain industries and commercial operations in Devens, he ...

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  18. Fulghum, Gannier L. "Rabbit"Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2017 | The Lakeland Ledger

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for GANNIER L. "RABBIT" FULGHUM. GANNIER L. 'RABBIT' FULGHUM, Jr., 42 LAKELAND - Gannier L. 'Rabbit' Fulghum, Jr., age 42, of Lakeland, Florida, died on April 1, 2017 in a vehicle accident.

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  19. New Devens shuttle service launches April 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 7, 2017 | Home

    ... service was part of the agency's original, "overall goal," to redevelop the region's economy after the former Fort Devens closed. A key component of that plan was to attract new business and retain industries and commercial operations in Devens, he ...

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  20. Rope RideRead the original story

    Apr 4, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    A soldier uses a rope to swing across an obstacle during the Best Warrior Competition at Fort Devens, Mass., April 5, 2017. Members assigned to the 80th Training Command and 99th Regional Support Command participated in the event.

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