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David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades. David spent 16 years at WCVB in Boston and currently is a meteorology professor at Framingham State University and teaches a January Program at Colby College. Comment?
Officer Sean Hurley's actions on the evening of August 17, 2015 changed the life of one man in Portland, Maine. The 30-year-old recovering heroin addict said, in a letter to the Portland Police Department, that he had just used and was contemplating suicide when Hurley's empathy - including a hug and an offer of help - made him reconsider his current path. Comment?
David Levi isn't the first restaurant owner to accuse Yelp of poor practices, but he believes he has some evidence to back his beliefs. The owner of the Portland, Maine organic restaurant Vinland says that after he declined to advertise with the online user-review site, a Yelp representative lowered the score of her review from more than a year before. Comment?
The lobster population has crashed to the lowest levels on record in southern New England while climbing to heights never before seen in the cold waters off Maine and other northern reaches - a geographic shift that scientists attribute in large part to the warming of the ocean. The trend is driving lobstermen in Connecticut and Rhode Island out of business, ending a centuries-old way of life. Comment?
Federal authorities believe Robert Gentile lied when he testified under oath that he had no knowledge of the Gardner Museum heist, according to a recent court filing. The filing revealed nothing to suggest investigators are any closer to locating the art valued at $500 million that was stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum more than 25 years ago. Comment?
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