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  1. DNA links convicted rapist to Esplanade attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 9 | Boston Herald

    The Esplanade rapist who terrorized women in and around the Charles River park for nearly a decade has pleaded guilty to multiple rapes after his DNA was linked to another rape he committed as an Uber driver. Alejandro Done, 49, pleaded guilty to two counts of aggravated rape, one count of rape, one count of assault with intent to rape, two counts of kidnapping and one count of armed robbery, Suffolk District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said.

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  2. Local leaders too busy to join Marty Walsh at annual conferenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 8 | Boston Herald

    Somerville Mayor Joseph A. Curtatone said he is focused on his budget but will try to stop by the U.S. Conference of Mayors in Boston this weekend. Staff file photo by Christopher Evans Dozens of Bay State mayors have so far shunned the much-ballyhooed U.S. Conference of Mayors descending on Boston today - the awkward absences coming as host Marty Walsh looks to cement his political clout among big-city leaders from across the nation.

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  3. Lockdown rhyme draws attention in SomervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Boston Herald

    Somerville Mayor Joseph Curtatone, right, is joined by police chief David Fallon, left, and superintendent of schools Mary Skipper as he reiterates that Somerville will remain a sanctuary city despite Presidents Trump's threats to pull federal funding during a news conference at Somerville City Hall on Wednesday, January 25, 2017. Staff photo by Christopher Evans A mother who visited her soon-to-be kindergartner's classroom in Somerville this week tweeted her shock over a sing-song nursery rhyme teaching kids how to respond in a lockdown - which city leaders are defending as a sober reminder of the reality in schools across the nation.

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  4. Somerville Mayor Joseph CurtatoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Boston Herald

    Sanctuary cities are hailing a federal judge's ruling yesterday that the Trump administration cannot cut off grants to Philadelphia based on the way the city deals with illegal immigrants, while opponents called the decision a defeat for public safety. U.S. District Judge Michael Baylson said the conditions the federal government placed on the City of Brotherly Love in order to receive the funding are unconstitutional, "arbitrary and capricious."

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  5. Carr: Flemmi fails to recognize cohort at mob trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Boston Herald

    Law enforcement surveillance caught a picture of, above from left to right, Steven DiSarro, Frank Salemme Jr., Hillary and New England Mafia godfather 'Cadillac Frank' Salemme in 1990. "I don't see him," the Rifleman answered when the prosecutor asked him to point out the 85-year-old former boss of the New England Mafia.

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  6. Man charged in cop killing texted admission to ex girlfriend, documents showRead the original story w/Photo

    May 18, 2018 | Boston Herald

    This photo provided by the Yarmouth Police Department shows Tom Latanowich, of Somerville, Mass. A K-9 officer has been shot and killed while serving a warrant at a Massachusetts home.

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  7. State lawmakers push for campaign child care fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | Boston Herald

    State lawmakers are making a push to let candidates use their campaign cash to pay for child care expenses incurred doing campaign-related work, and it's not as far-fetched as you might think. The Federal Election Commission ruled just last week that a New York congressional candidate can pay for babysitting with her campaign account, paving the way for any federal incumbent or candidate to get the same perk.

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  8. New payrolls: Cambridge, Somerville, Lowell, Lawrence and WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | Boston Herald

    The Herald's latest " - term" substitute and a steam coordinator earning six figures. Here's the data at a glance: Ten city employees took home $200,000 or more last year - with the top earner, an anonymous police officer, paid $248,000-plus.

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  9. Hack judge releases criminals for cheapRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2018 | Boston Herald

    First things first: Judge Timothy Feeley declined to comment on anything you are about to read. That's the way it always is with these part-time black-robed hacks - they make one horrible decision after another, and they feel like somehow they're above it.

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  10. Prep for grilling season with top chefs' sauces, moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | Boston Herald

    It is officially springtime, no matter what the rather uncooperative New England weather has to say about it. And with Monday's marathon marking the start of cookout season, we've tapped some of Boston's best barbecue specialists to share recipes for their favorite sauces - plus a special rub that will work magic on meats.

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  11. Hundreds honor fallen Massachusetts police officer at vigilRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Carrying candles and wiping away tears, hundreds of mourners joined Yarmouth police at an emotional vigil Saturday night for an officer who was killed while on duty. The ceremony honored 32-year-old Sean Gannon, who was shot in the head and killed Thursday while carrying out an arrest warrant.

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  12. Suspect in fatal police officer shooting held without bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Boston Herald

    This photo provided by the Yarmouth Police Department shows Tom Latanowich, of Somerville, Mass. A K-9 officer has been shot and killed while serving a warrant at a Massachusetts home.

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  13. Suspect in shooting of police officer faces arraignmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2018 | Boston Herald

    This photo provided by the Yarmouth Police Department shows Tom Latanowich, of Somerville, Mass. A K-9 officer has been shot and killed while serving a warrant at a Massachusetts home.

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  14. Heavy hearts: Yarmouth officer, 32, slain serving warrantRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Boston Herald

    This photo provided by the Yarmouth Police Department shows Tom Latanowich, of Somerville, Mass. A K-9 officer has been shot and killed while serving a warrant at a Massachusetts home.

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  15. Yarmouth Police: K-9 Officer Sean Gannon killed in line of dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2018 | Boston Herald

    This photo provided by the Yarmouth Police Department shows Tom Latanowich, of Somerville, Mass. A K-9 officer has been shot and killed while serving a warrant at a Massachusetts home.

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  16. Ida D'Ovidio, at age 89, resident of MedfordRead the original story

    Apr 3, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Ms. D'Ovidio was a case manager for the insurance division at John Hancock for 30 years until her retirement in 1977. She loved to travel in her spare time and enjoyed being active, visiting new places and learning about different cultures.

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  17. Waitresses, bartenders recount crude customers and co-workersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 29, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Addressing legislators and fellow restaurant industry workers yesterday at the State House, women shared horror stories yesterday of sexual harassment in hopes that the state will eliminate tipped wages - which they say fuel disgusting behavior in the industry. "I was once cornered in the walk-in cooler as the daytime chef licked his lips and told me he wanted to bite me," said Marie Billiel, 28, recounting her time as a teenage waitress at a diner in Western Massachusetts.

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  18. Maria Eduarda Melo of Somerville, seamstress and excellent cook, at 88Read the original story

    Mar 26, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Wife of the late Leonardo de Melo for 63 years, she is survived by two daughters, Estrela Andre of Vancouver, British Columbia, and Ana of Tewksbury; a son, Jose of Stoughton; four brothers, Jose Borges of Cambridge, Jacinto Borges and Joao Borges of Portugal and Francisco Borges of Canada; two sisters, Joana Machado of Somerville and Fatima Gomez of Swampscott; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

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  19. Elisabetta Camelio, Italy native, lived in SomervilleRead the original story

    Mar 23, 2018 | Boston Herald

    Born and raised in Itri, Italy, she came to the United States in 1971 and settled in Cambridge. She lived in Somerville for the past 35 years.

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  20. Johnson has lot to 'Talk' aboutRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Boston Herald

    In April, the rock 'n' roll powerhouse beat out two dozen other acts to win the coveted Rock 'n' Roll Rumble crown - following in the footsteps of the Dresden Dolls, the Sheila Divine and 'Til Tuesday. In December, she took home new artist of the year at the Boston Music Awards.

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