Middlesex County Newswire

Middlesex County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Middlesex County, MA.

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  1. Census Bureau releases list of counties requiring Asian-language...Read the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... limited English proficient. AALDEF especially welcomes the addition of Lowell and Malden in Massachusetts, Middlesex County in New Jersey, and Fairfax County in Virginia, four of the six new jurisdictions covered by Section 203 in which AALDEF has ...

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  2. Healey tries to buck up disappointed DemocratsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 6 | Boston.com

    ... 78 percent of its vote, her 19th best showing of the state's 351 cities and towns, while 67 percent of Middlesex County overall broke her way. In neighboring Cambridge, more than 89 percent backed Clinton. Healey is holding a second, similar event ...

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  3. Middlesex sheriff testifies in D.C. on importance of health insurance ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... our SmugMug site. WASHINGTON, D.C. -- As recently as five years ago, when uninsured prisoners in the Middlesex County Jail were released, they received a complex packet of documents they could fill out to sign up for Medicaid and they went on their ...

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  4. Sobriety checkpoint Saturday in MiddlesexRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | Lowell Sun

    State police say they will conduct a sobriety checkpoint at an undisclosed location in Middlesex County from Saturday night to Sunday morning. Welcome to your discussion forum: Sign in with a Disqus account or your social networking account for your comment to be posted immediately, provided it meets the guidelines.

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  5. Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts elects new president of board of directorsRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 30 | Sampan

    ... a magna cum laude graduate from Boston University Law School and a former Assistant District Attorney for Middlesex County. Dwork is an accomplished lecturer in civil litigation in addition to being the author of several scholarly articles, ...

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  6. Cold start Tuesday to give way to moderate temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 29 | Boston.com

    A cold start on Tuesday will give way to relatively moderate temperatures, according to the National Weather Service. It's part of a wave of warming, yet gloomy, weather we'll see in the coming days.

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  7. Health | Brain Injury Association of MA Names Dwork President of Board of DirectorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | Go Local

    ... a magna cum laude graduate of the Boston University Law School and a former Assistant District Attorney for Middlesex County. He is a lecturer in civil litigation as well as being the author of several scholarly articles, including "Preparation and ...

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  8. AG sues DAs for withholding recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | Boston.com

    Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey on Wednesday sued three district attorneys who refused to release a list of the cases they have prosecuted, the first time in recent memory the attorney general has filed a lawsuit to enforce the state's public records laws. The lawsuit asks a judge to rule that records the Globe Spotlight Team requested nearly two years ago are public.

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  9. Former Rutgers football players accused of sexual assaultRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 22 | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... at an on-campus apartment that housed several football players on Nov. 14, 2015. It was filed last week in Middlesex County. The victim, who was not old enough to legally drink at the time, says she drank too much the night of the assaults and was ...

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  10. Man gets jail time for drug schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 22 | Lowell Sun

    ... prescription-drug scheme," Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan said in a statement. "Today, no part of Middlesex County or the commonwealth has not felt the impact of the rise in the number of opioid-related overdoses or fatalities. This case is ...

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  11. Swastika found on shuttered Billerica school buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 20 | Boston.com

    ... area frequented by young people, Billerica Police Deputy Chief Roy Frost said. Until recently, the Middlesex County Sheriff's Office used the building as a training facility, Frost said. It sits nearby a wiffle-ball diamond, basketball court, and ...

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  12. Deer hunting on the horizon - be readyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 19 | Lowell Sun

    ... some 100,000 whitetails throughout the Commonwealth with some of the heaviest concentrations right here in Middlesex County. But have you done your homework? With plenty of time yet to go, hunters need to take the time to make sure your shotgun is ...

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  13. Belmont Man Convicted in 2014 Murder of Waltham TeenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | CBS Local

    ... Court jury convicted a Belmont man Friday in connection with the 2014 murder of a Waltham teenager. Middlesex County District Attorney Marian Ryan announced that 24 year-old Domingo Mendes was found guilty of second-degree murder in the death of 17 ...

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  14. Drought worsens across Bay State, despite recent rainfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 18 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The drought that's persisted across Massachusetts since at least the beginning of summer has again expanded, with an area of "extreme drought" stretching now across eight counties from Cape Ann to the Berkshires. The U.S. Drought Monitor on Thursday updated its drought classifications for Massachusetts and has declared 41.35 percent of the state to be under an "extreme drought," up from 28.87 percent last week.

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  15. Officials outline treatment for growing problem of drug addicted babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | Boston.com

    ... were high, said Middlesex District Attorney Marian T. Ryan. When she began examining the issue, Ryan said, Middlesex County's eight birthing hospitals were seeing an average of one baby born every month to a mother who abused substances during ...

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  16. Housing Unit for Military Veterans dedicated at Middlesex Jail & House of CorrectionRead the original story

    Monday Nov 14 | Sampan

    ... 02 pre-trial detainees and sentenced inmates have participated in HUMV, including 21 transfers from outside Middlesex County.

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  17. Middlesex Sheriff's Office Dedicates Housing Unit for Military Veterans in Memory of Jack McGlynnRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 13 | Inside Medford

    ... 02 pre-trial detainees and sentenced inmates have participated in HUMV, including 21 transfers from outside Middlesex County.

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  18. Saving Lives:Decrease Seen in Local Opioid DeathsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 11 | Revere Journal

    ... In the three area counties, Suffolk County saw an increase in deaths from 148 in 2014 to 203 in 2015. In Middlesex county there were 281 deaths in 2014 and 342 in 2015. Essex county had 213 deaths in 2014 and 236 in 2015. As for overdoses, where the ...

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  19. Two charged in card-skim schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Lowell Sun

    Two men from Italy and Romania are being on high bail on charges they operated an elaborate credit-card skimming scheme in several Middlesex County towns in the Route 128 corridor. Antonio Testone, 30, of Italy, and Bogdan Ionut Bujor, 28, of Romania, were both arraigned in late October, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan.

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  20. Opioid epidemic: Fentanyl deaths surge across Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... used to be that fentanyl was used to lace heroin, but now it's being used to replace heroin,” said Middlesex County Sheriff Peter Koutoujian. The Office of Community Counseling, which Koutoujian's office runs in collaboration with the Office ...

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