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  1. Jean Harris, reporter chronicled StranglerRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Boston Herald

    Jean Harris of Anna Maria, Fla., formerly of Scituate, a retired Boston newspaper reporter and columnist, died Saturday at her daughter's home in Housatonic. Writing under her maiden name, Jean Cole, Mrs. Harris worked first for the Boston Daily Record, beginning as a "copy boy" in 1944, one year before the end of World War II.

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  2. No second chances at Scituate par 3Read the original story

    Jul 28, 2015 | Boston Herald

    If you don't land your tee shot at the second hole at Scituate Country Club, at least you can enjoy a really nice view of the North River. The 156-yard par 3 is a challenge through and through.

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  3. Scituate man grabs best bionic hand ever: Watch the VideoRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Mike Benning's left arm was amputated below the elbow when he was 14 due to an aggressive form of cancer. Benning, now 48, is the first American to be fitted with Hanger Clinic's "i-limb quantum," an advanced prosthetic he can use to help him type, drive a car, grip a coffee mug and do household chores like folding laundry.

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  4. Appeals court hears arguments in 11-year church occupationRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Parishioners occupying a long-closed Catholic church south of Boston had their day before the state Appeals Court on Wednesday as they sought to overturn a judge's ruling that ordered them to end their nearly 11-year, round-the-clock protest vigil. A three-judge appeals panel heard brief arguments from both sides as dozens of parishioners and their supporters packed the courtroom.

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  5. Appeals court hears arguments in 11-year church protest caseRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2015 | Boston Herald

    The Massachusetts Appeals Court hears arguments Wednesday as the Archdiocese of Boston seeks to evict the Friends of St. Frances X. Cabrini from the deconsecrated Scituate church. The protesters argue a lower court judge wrongly prevented them from presenting arguments and evidence referencing church law.

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  6. Appeals court to consider evicting protesters from churchRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Parishioners holding a round-the-clock protest in a closed Catholic church for nearly 11 years will have their day in court this week. The Massachusetts Appeals Court hears arguments Wednesday in the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston's bid to evict the Friends of St. Frances X. Cabrini from the deconsecrated Scituate church.

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  7. Time to jump (on) shark fishingRead the original story

    Jul 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

    If all the recent shark news has you itching to see one up close and personal , you could head to the New England Aquarium and watch the pot-bellied, snaggle-toothed sand tiger sharks slowly swim circles. But if you want to appreciate the beauty of a missile-shaped blue shark in its natural habitat, book a shark-fishing charter to Stellwagen Bank.

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  8. June moon brings itch for DitchRead the original story

    Jun 6, 2015 | Boston Herald

    It wasn't a surprise to Cape Cod Canal regulars when the "Big Ditch" lit up with striped bass on the days following the full moon on June 1. Most Canal "rats" have had those dates circled on their calendars since January. The Canal is like no other fishery on the East Coast, a place where shore fishermen can find loads of access to the deep water, rocky structure, and heavy currents that big striped bass favor.

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  9. Judge lets protesters remain in long-closed Catholic churchRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Parishioners illegally occupying a long-closed Roman Catholic church were issued a reprieve Wednesday after a judge ruled they could continue their round-the-clock vigil while they appeal a lower court decision that ordered them to vacate. Mary Elizabeth Carmody, the lawyer for the Friends of St. Frances X. Cabrini Church, said she was surprised how quick the decision was but added that the key test was still to come.

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  10. Judge hears debate on Scituate churchRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

    An attorney for Cardinal Sean P. O'Malley vowed to a state Appeals Court justice yesterday that the Archdiocese of Boston will not sell or tear down St. Frances X. Cabrini Church in Scituate while the legal battle to resurrect the parish rages on - if the judge agrees to evict the protesting parishioners now. "It's been 1012 years.

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  11. Judge hears arguments in bid to evict Scituate church parishionersRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

    An attorney vowed to a state Appeals Court justice today that the Archdiocese of Boston will not sell or tear down St. Frances X. Cabrini Church in Scituate while a legal battle to resurrect it rages on, provided he agrees to evict dozens of plucky parishioners who've occupied the deconsecrated site around the clock for more than a decade. "It's been 10 1/2 years.

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  12. Dispute over long-closed Catholic church goes before judgeRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Parishioners illegally occupying a long-closed Roman Catholic church had their day in court Wednesday as the Archdiocese of Boston seeks to evict them. State Appeals Court Judge Judd Carhart heard arguments from the archdiocese and the protest group, the Friends of St. Frances X. Cabrini Church, as the group seeks to remain in the Scituate church while they appeal a lower court ruling that ordered them to vacate earlier this month.

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  13. Fishing: Angling luck up and down in JuneRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Much like the weather - sticky-hot one day, cool and gray the next - the fishing can be inconsistent in early June. This fact makes the job of the forecaster tricky, whether trying to predict weekend beach weather or striper hot spots.

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  14. Protesters get relief from Friday deadline to leave churchRead the original story

    Jun 4, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Protesters occupying a closed church say they'll continue their nearly 11-year vigil after being granted another court reprieve. The Friends of St. Frances X. Cabrini said late Wednesday that a single justice of the Massachusetts Appeals Court stayed a lower court ruling that would have forced the group to vacate the Scituate church by Friday at 5 p.m. The group says it remains hopeful for "open and constructive dialogue" with the Boston Archdiocese, which took them to court in order to end the protest.

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  15. On The Water Magazine: There's a catch to new seasonRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | Boston Herald

    It's a familiar story when it comes to fishery regulation: Fishery scientists noted the number of striped bass in our waters has declined, and regulators proposed a suite of options to cut back on the number of fish that anglers can remove from the ocean. The difference in this story is that while we usually hear about fishermen resisting tighter bag limits, in the case of striped bass, a majority of sport fishermen spoke up in support of the most precautionary option.

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  16. Judge: Scituate parishioners can stay put for nowRead the original story

    May 22, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Parishioners who last week were ordered to leave a closed Scituate Catholic church, where they've been holding vigil, by May 29 have won a temporary reprieve as a Norfolk Superior Court judge scratched that date late yesterday, according to the protesters' attorney. Mary Beth Carmody, who is representing the Friends of St. Frances Xavier Cabrini Church, said she was notified Judge Edward P. Leibensperger will not determine a new date for the parishioners to leave until he hears a motion to suspend his May 14 decision that Carmody filed Thursday.

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  17. Archdiocese: Congregation hasn't left closed Scituate churchRead the original story

    May 5, 2015 | Boston Herald

    The fate of a group of Catholic parishioners' closed church is now in the hands of a Norfolk County Superior Court judge. The Patriot Ledger reports arguments were heard Tuesday in a civil suit filed by the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Boston against the Friends of St. Frances after the parishioners failed to meet a March 9 deadline for leaving the Scituate church.

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  18. Letter: Death sentence fairRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Two years ago I planned to go to the Red Sox game and watch some of the Boston Marathon . But I overslept, missed the train out of Scituate and was upset at myself.

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  19. Edward C. Nagle, at 86,a of Scituate, businessmanRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Edward C. Nagle of Scituate, a business owner, died Thursday at his home surrounded by his family. He was 86 He was a traffic manager for Block Engineering in Cambridge before becoming the owner of E.C.N. Courier Co.

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  20. Gelzinis: Winter made glorious springRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Jonathan Sanchez paints the stands at Fenway Park, Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Staff photo by Angela Rowlings.

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