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  1. Corrections officers, off-duty deputy honored honored for braveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 21 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions on Feb. 21, 2015 that helped apprehend a shooting suspect who had fled Gloucester police. According to DOC, Credit was working a snow removal detail when he heard a radio transmission from Gloucester that ...

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  2. New Bedford mayor renews push for State Pier controlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... for all manner of infrastructure,” he said, citing the department's management of piers in Fall River, Gloucester and Plymouth, along with numerous other facilities that extend far beyond the scope of recreation. The moment indicated ...

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  3. Corrections officers, off-duty deputy honored honored for braveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 20 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... awarded the Medal of Honor for his actions on Feb. 21, 2015 that helped apprehend a shooting suspect who had fled Gloucester police. According to DOC, Credit was working a snow removal detail when he heard a radio transmission from Gloucester that ...

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  4. Choosing window brand-Fiberglass frame double and triple paneRead the original story

    Friday May 20 | GreenBuildingAdvisor

    I am preparing to build a "pretty good house" in Gloucester, Massachusetts, climate Zone 5/coastal. I have gotten quotations on Marvin Integrity casements and awning windows, but did talk to the reps at the Building Energy 16 conference in Boston from Comfortline/Fiberframe and Accurate Dorwin.

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  5. Dartmouth joins forces with English 'twin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... communities in the excitement," she said. "It's really a win-win for all of us." While Quincy, Salem, Boston, Gloucester, Natick and Duxbury have already signed on, Dartmouth would be the first SouthCoast community to get involved. Plymouth 400 ...

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  6. Christie: Time for a new deal on addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Courier News

    ... Center in Neptune Thursday. Other panelists were (left to right): Leonard Campanello, chief of police for the Gloucester, Mass; Behshad Sheldon, president and CEO of Braeburn Pharmaceuticals; and Dr. Andrea Barthwell, former Deputy Director for ...

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  7. Foggy the whale entangled yet again. Can this danger be prevented?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | Christian Science Monitor

    A rescue team responded to reports of a humpback whale off the coast of Gloucester, Mass. on Wednesday, one of the thousands of whales entangled by fishing gear each year.

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  8. Entangled humpback whale rescued off coast of Cape AnnRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | WWLP

    Rescue crews from the Center for Coastal Studies successfully freed a humpback whale that was entangled in fishing line attached to a buoy off the coast of Gloucester. Rescuers from the center's Provincetown base were dispatched to the whale's location around 8:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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  9. Whale Freed After Becoming Entangled In Fishing Lines Off GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 19 | CBS Local

    ... for Latest myTV38 Online Features Follow @myTV38Find Us On Facebook myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [...] GLOUCESTER (CBS) - Crews worked for over nine hours Wednesday to free a humpback whale that had become entangled in fishing lines . The ...

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  10. Trapped whale successfully rescued in GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | WHDH

    Officials said a fisherman found the whale Wednesday morning about 4 miles off the coast of Gloucester. The whale's body was tangled in fishing line.

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  11. Proposed Massachusetts 'millionaire tax' amendment clears key hurdleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... have been rejected by voters. "There is a bit of a divide and conquer nature to what we're seeing here," the Gloucester Republican said. "How easy it is to say let's identify that group of people and make them pay for it because they must be rich ...

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  12. Trapped whale rescued in GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | WHDH

    Crews from the Center for Coastal Studies and the Massachusetts Environmental Police are involved in the whale rescue. Buoys have been attached to the whale to keep it close to the surface as the fishing line is removed.

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  13. Massachusetts Environmental Police Whale entangled off coast of GloucesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | Boston.com

    A Massachusetts Environmental Police boat dispatched a team at around 11:30 a.m. Wednesday to help the whale, according to a tweet from the agency. In photographs and TV helicopter footage, the whale appeared attached to an orange buoy and wrapped in rope or netting.

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  14. Whale entangled off coast of Cape Ann, rescue underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 18 | WWLP

    ... sent out their vessel, the Thomas Paine, out to help the humpback whale, which is apparently stuck on a buoy off Gloucester.

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  15. Easy Tips for Mapping Your Family TreeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 17 | WNYC-AM New York

    Genealogy is an increasingly popular hobby for millions of Americans. For Mary Tedesco , from Gloucester, Massachusetts, who loved tracing her family tree and her Italian ancestry, genealogy is something that began as a personal passion before it grew into a rewarding career.

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  16. 'Wicked Tuna' faces 'The Final Fishdown' on NatGeoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | Examiner.com

    On tonight's season finale episode of " Wicked Tuna ," the fishermen of Gloucester, Massachusetts are hunting once again for the elusive tuna called the bluefin. As the competition to catch the biggest and largest quantity of their prize bluefin tuna, they often experience having a gigantic fish on the line for hours, only to lose it when the fish pulls the hook or the line snaps.

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  17. New Cape Ann License Plates Hitting Road By End Of YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 16 | CBS Local

    ... myTV38 LINKS AND INFORMATION Contact [] The new novelty plate, which represents the four Cape Ann towns of Gloucester, Rockport, Essex, and Manchester-by-the-Sea, will be hitting the road by the end of 2016. A $40 fee for the plate will go to a ...

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  18. Cape Ann plate drive reaches application goalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 11 | Boston.com

    ... and educational efforts. The plate design features an iconic image from each of the four Cape Ann communities: Gloucester's Fisherman at the Wheel; a schooner in full sail for Essex; Rockport's Motif No. 1; and the rotunda at Tucks Point in ...

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  19. Congressional bill would encourage police to help addicts find treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Berkshire Eagle

    BOSTON >> Legislation aimed at encouraging police departments to help heroin addicts find treatment instead of jail - a concept pioneered in Massachusetts by the Gloucester Police Department - has won approval in the U.S. House. The proposal, supported by Congressman Seth Moulton, is among several bills aimed at combating opioid addiction and sponsored by members of Massachusetts's all-Democratic congressional delegation, that have passed the House this week.

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  20. 12/10/2015 - Gloucester, MA - Gloucester police chief Leonard...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 13 | Boston.com

    Legislation aimed at encouraging police departments to help heroin addicts find treatment instead of jail - a concept pioneered in Massachusetts by the Gloucester Police Department - has won approval in the U.S. House. The proposal, supported by Congressman Seth Moulton, is among several bills aimed at combating opioid addiction and sponsored by members of Massachusetts's all-Democratic congressional delegation, that have passed the House this week.

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