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  1. UMass Amherst to Lead Major Federal Initiative in New England for...Read the original story

    20 min ago | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    ... over five years. UMass Amherst will anchor the regional initiative, joined by academic partners MIT, UMass Lowell, Harvard and Northeastern University and partners in private industry. "Leveraging Massachusetts' incredible research universities to ...

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  2. Exploring trails in Harvard, AyerRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    The Nashua River Watershed Association Heart Healthy Trails Project: Exploring Trails in Harvard and Ayer, Tuesday, Sept. 29, 5:30 p.m. A short guided walk at two sites: the Tank Road trail in the Oxbow National Wildlife Refuge in Harvard, and Pine Meadow Conservation Area in Ayer.

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  3. Luina GreineRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... p.m., and is opened only weekends thereafter. Weather depending, they remain open till Valentine's Day. "We lived in Harvard for 10 years and moved to Groton five years ago," said Shelly. "We purchased the farm in the summer of 2011, purchased our ...

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  4. The Posting BoardRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Nashoba Associated Boards of Health, in conjunction with the Harvard Board of Health, announces that a Well Adult Clinic will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 15, from 12:30-1:30 p.m. at the Hildreth House, COA, 15 Elm St., Harvard.

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  5. Oxford English Dictionary knows manspreading makes wine o'clock rly necessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    ... post from the OED's online announcement . The Charles River separates Weld Boat House in the foreground from the Harvard Stadium, Larz Anderson Bridge, and Newell Boat House in this 1907 aerial view. University Hall, pictured here in 1913, was ...

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  6. Baker says public needs to speak on Common CoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lowell Sun

    ... tested PARCC for 9th and 11th graders. Paul Reville, the state's former education secretary who now teaches at Harvard, said he never would have supported Common Core unless he thought the standards were as high as what Massachusetts had before. "I ...

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  7. The Great OutdoorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Groton Landmark

    ... Survey, Saturdays, Sept. 5 and 12, 5:30 p.m. to dark. Join the Friends of the Oxbow NWR at Still River Depot Road in Harvard for an evening observing the fascinating migration of the Common Nighthawk through the Nashua River Valley. In the past ...

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  8. Harrisburg University holds the line on tuition for third straight yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | PennLive.com

    ... said. Many of the international students transfer to Harrisburg University from other American colleges including Harvard, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and New York University. Its location, "quality education at a very affordable price," ...

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  9. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 24 | Lowell Sun

    VIRGINIA THURSTON HEALING GARDEN: 145 Bolton Road, Harvard; QiGong: Finding the Life Within, Thurs., Aug. 27, noon-1 p.m. Call 978-456-3532 to register. Visit healinggarden.net .

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  10. Lauren Daley: 'Moby-Dick' meets 'Twilight' in new book, set in New BedfordRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 23 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Ask a little Parisian kid about how cool it must be to live near the Eiffel tower, and he might say, “What? The tall thing near my house? Yeah, it's OK.”  Because when you grow up with something, you don't necessarily appreciate it as much as someone who didn't.  And we SouthCoasters may be guilty of not always appreciating New Bedford and its storied whaling history - but we can thank Kendall Kulper for opening our eyes.  A New Jersey native, '08 Harvard graduate and former journalist, Kulper is now a novelist living in Boston, and her debut YA novel, “Salt & Storm” is a fantastic blend of historical fiction and fantasy, and features a 19th century fictional version of New Bedford called New Bishop.  Think “Moby-Dick” meets “Twilight,” but with a strong female protagonist, a la Katniss Everdeen of “The ... (more)

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  11. Near bustling Harvard Square, monks provide silent sanctuaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | The Item Extra

    ... posted throughout the house ask guests to respect the quiet. It all acts as a counterweight to the hurry-scurry of Harvard Square around the corner, where crowds of tourists jostle with Ivy League academics amid the clamor of street performers, ...

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  12. Retired Worcester priest faces money laundering chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... included being the pastor of St. Francis in Bolton (before it was merged with St. Theresa the Little Flower in Harvard), chaplain at UMass Memorial Medical Center, and associate pastor at St. Joseph Church in Charlton. In 2010, he was assigned to ...

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  13. Devens continues its growth spurtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Lowell Sun

    ... Army community "a place to work, live and play," in accordance with the vision provided by the residents of Ayer, Harvard and Shirley, Lowitt said. Next year will mark the 20th anniversary of the handing over of control of the former Fort Devens to ...

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  14. Scientists discover how obesity gene worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... a drug or other treatment might be developed to do the same in people. The work was led by scientists at MIT and Harvard University and published online Wednesday by the New England Journal of Medicine. The discovery challenges the notion that "when ...

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  15. Helping HandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Lowell Sun

    ... lung cancer is the expectation, not the exception. To register and begin fundraising, visit freetobreathe.org . HARVARD -- The Virginia Thurston Healing Garden, a cancer support center, is hosting its inaugural Ride to Thrive, a bicycle ride winding ...

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  16. Community CalendarRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Lowell Sun

    HEALING GARDEN PROGRAMS: The Virginia Thurston Healing Garden, 145 Bolton Road, Harvard; QiGong: Finding the Life Within, each Thurs. through Aug. 27, noon-1 p.m.; Ride to Thrive, Sun., Sept.

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  17. Coming up at Harvard LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Shirley Oracle

    For all of you eager Harvard readers who read more than 30 hours over the summer and earned a bookplate, come by the library starting on Wednesday, Sept. 2 to choose the library book in which your bookplate will go.

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  18. Job Corps looking to partner with more businessesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Shirley Oracle

    ... said Spencer Clark, office administrative student. "This isn't meant for the kids who are rich enough to afford Harvard; it's meant for kids who need that extra push." Hennsly Louis, also an office administrative student, finds that Job Corps hones ...

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  19. St. Paul's School Rape Case Points To Sordid TraditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | CBS Local

    ... the alleged assault - with the Rector's Award for "selfless devotion to school activities," Labrie was accepted to Harvard but the school said in September that he is no longer enrolled. He told the detective that he tried to educate other students ...

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  20. Weekend Game Plan: August is ripe time for farmers marketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... sell out every week.” If you are willing to take a ride north, Saturday is also opening day for the popular Harvard Farmers Market. With artisan vendors and plenty of local produce, the market takes place from 9 a.m. to 12 noon at 27 ...

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