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  1. 3 charged with fast-food parking lot drug deal in WebsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – Three people were charged with taking part in a cocaine deal in the McDonald's parking lot and a Day Street apartment known for drug activity. Cameron C. Andrews, 23, of 69 Lake St., Apartment 2, Webster, pleaded not guilty Tuesday in Dudley District Court on separate cases of possession with intent to distribute cocaine, possession with intent to distribute marijuana and conspiracy.

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  2. Table Hoppin': Safari to hunt for region's top hot dog Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 10 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    If you fancy yourself a hot dog connoisseur, join the fun in tracking down the new Champion in the annual Worcester Hot Dog Safari fundraiser scheduled Aug. 19. Eat your way through enough hot dogs on the trip and you could also take home the “Top Dog” trophy. Organizer Tom Mahoney said contestants will meet at noon at Ralph's Diner, 148 Grove St., Worcester, where they will be able to purchase scorecards and Worcester Hot Dog Safari shirts and hats.

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  3. Webster man gets 2 years for 2nd assault on mother, 74Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    DUDLEY – A 41-year-old Webster man who violated probation and a restraining order to assault his mother for a second time has been sentenced to 2 years in prison. Bradley J. Fontaine of 7 Park St., Apartment 2R, Webster, was two weeks into a suspended sentence for choking his 74-year-old mother unconscious when he returned to her house in February and attacked her again.

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  4. Webster Finance Committee member Joseph Beresik resignsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 1 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Town Clerk Robert Craver said he received an email Tuesday from Finance Committee member Joseph Beresik stating he was resigning from the committee immediately.  On Monday, Mr. Beresik was ejected from Monday's special town meeting, during a contentious discussion about the town's acquisition of two homes on Negus Street for a library construction project.

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  5. Webster voters OK house purchases to make way for library parkingRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – A special town meeting authorized selectmen to acquire two homes on Negus Street, enabling an enhanced parking area for an $11 million library construction project. The vote Monday night was 97 in favor, 31 against.

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  6. Southbridge man charged with DUI crash with baby in carRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 31 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – A Southbridge man, with his 1-year-old daughter a passenger, was allegedly intoxicated when he drove into a picnic table and urinated at a gas station in view of a customer Friday. Luis M. Santiago, 34, of 61 Coombs St., Apt.

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  7. Police nab 4; officer stuck by needle in Worcester drug raidRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 29 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER - Police arrested four men, and an officer was taken to the hospital after he was stuck by an uncapped needle, during a drug raid at a West Boylston Street apartment Friday. Joseph Ekberg, 29, of 335 Brooks St., was arrested and charged with possession with intent to distribute a Class A substance, and two counts of possession of a Class B substance.

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  8. Webster police investigate invasion of lakeside homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 27 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – Local police are asking for the public's help in their investigation into a home invasion that happened Sunday night on Indian Point Road. He did confirm that the home invasion happened at 20 Indian Point Road sometime between 9:30 p.m. and shortly before 10 p.m., when police received a 911 call.

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  9. Asa Waters Mansion director brings new approach to Millbury siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Asa Waters II was a successful 19th-century gun maker who built for his wife, Susan, what he intended to be the stateliest residence in the country, an elegant Georgian Colonial overlooking the center of Millbury. "It hasn't been done here before," acknowledged John Kevin-McElroy Morgan, the Asa Waters Mansion's new director, about the July 16 event that filled the Great Room with people from all walks of life.

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  10. Webster motorcyclist dies in Worcester crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A 46-year-old Webster man was the victim in a fatal motorcycle crash on Chandler Street Saturday night, police said. The victim, whose name was not released pending notification of his family, was traveling east on Chandler Street about 7:25 p.m. when the motorcycle he was driving collided with a 2003 Honda Accord near the Wellington Street intersection.

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  11. $50,000 awarded via Fund to End HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 17 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Greater Worcester Community Foundation awarded more than $50,000 Monday to 19 organizations involved with the effort to end hunger in the county. The money was distributed through the Worcester County Food Bank's Fund to End Hunger.

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  12. Webster leatherneck was at Iwo Jima when the flag was raisedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Retired U.S. Marine Corps Master Sgt. Phillip F. Strout, who grew up in Webster, was a Marine's Marine - a veteran of the Battle of Iwo Jima who stood next to an Associated Press photographer and held his jacket when the iconic picture was taken of the raising of the flag atop Mount Suribachi.

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  13. Worcester woman convicted in closely watched marijuana grow caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER A Worcester woman is facing a mandatory minimum 5 years in prison after being convicted Friday in U.S. District Court of charges related to growing and selling 185 marijuana plants authorities found in the basement of her Webster home in 2013. Nhi Le whose charges were upgraded to trigger mandatory minimums weeks before her trial faces at least 5 years in prison, loss of her green card and possible deportation.

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  14. Due to weather, Webster fireworks moved from Friday to SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 23, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER - Due to predicted bad weather, fireworks planned for Friday as part of the Webster Summer Carnival at Memorial Beach have been rescheduled to Saturday night. The carnival, hosted by Webster Fire and Rescue and Fiesta Shows, is being held through Sunday on Memorial Beach Drive.

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  15. WRTA service cuts to begin Saturday, fare increase July 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Worcester Regional Transit Authority is reminding riders that a new schedule including service cuts begins Saturday, and a fare increase goes into effect the following Saturday, July 1. “We vetted these with the public back in March and April, and did what we had to do,” said Jonathan E. Church, WRTA administrator.

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  16. Grafton solar project helps preserve Knowlton FarmRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Developers, government officials and the landowner heralded the completion of a 3.7-megawatt solar project at Knowlton Farm, 43 Estabrook Road, at a ribbon-cutting Thursday. Besides adding renewable energy to offset electricity costs for housing authorities in Webster, Lowell, Westboro and Tyngsboro, as well as the Marlboro Community Development Authority and the city of Haverhill, the Grafton project developed by BlueWave Solar makes it easier for a local farmer to continue agricultural operations.

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  17. Trial starts for Webster marijuana defendantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER - As lawmakers in Boston this week tweak voter-approved marijuana legalization and consider scrapping mandatory minimum sentences, federal prosecutors in Worcester on Wednesday set about the task of securing a 5-year mandatory minimum sentence in a marijuana growing case. Nhi Le, formerly of Webster and now of Worcester, listened through an interpreter as a jury heard opening statements in her U.S. District Court trial on marijuana-related charges.

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  18. Trial starts for Webster marijuana defendant facing mandatory minimum sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER - As lawmakers in Boston this week tweak voter-approved marijuana legalization and consider scrapping mandatory minimum sentences, federal prosecutors in Worcester on Wednesday set about the task of securing a five-year mandatory minimum sentence in a marijuana grow case. Nhi Le, formerly of Webster and now of Worcester, listened through an interpreter as a jury heard opening statements in her U.S. District Court trial on marijuana-related charges.

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  19. Webster cluba s liquor license suspendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – Selectmen this week suspended the Polish American Citizens Club's liquor license for seven days, after learning a patron's blood-alcohol level was nearly three times the legal limit minutes after leaving the club, getting behind the wheel and crashing into a house last year. The incident occurred June 25-26, 2016.

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  20. Webster seeks probe of emails alleging police brutality, cover-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 19, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER – Selectmen voted Monday to ask the office of the Worcester district attorney to investigate the source of emails that accused a patrolman of excessive force, and two police supervisors of trying to cover it up. The town received the emails earlier this year, and an independent internal affairs investigation recently concluded that the accusations in them were unfounded. 1 comment

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