Worcester County Newswire (Page 14)

Worcester County Newswire (Page 14)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Worcester County, MA. (Page 14)

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  1. Feral Cat Sanctuary Opening in Worcester CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    For about four years now -- five feral cats have taken shelter in a makeshift hut behind Mick Carmody's workshop in Berlin. "They might be homeless, but they have a home here," said Carmody.

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  2. Former Hubbardston tax collector forfeits retirement accountRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... between Ms. Washburn-Doane and the town calling for her to pay $25,000 of her accumulated deductions in the Worcester County Regional Retirement System as restitution in the criminal case. The town agreed not to seek any additional restitution and ...

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  3. Maryland Governor Hogan announces construction on final phase of widening Worcester HwyRead the original story

    Nov 21, 2017 | WMDT

    ... a median from MD 365 (Public Landing Road) to Five Mile Branch Road. Governor Hogan added the money for Worcester County's top transportation priority in June 2015 as a part of the administration's additional $2 billion investment in roads and ...

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  4. Turkeys and the fixings shared at Friendly House in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 20, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    There was a bit of a traffic jam on Wall Street on Monday, as 1,100 families made their way to Friendly House of Worcester to receive a Thanksgiving meal courtesy of the Worcester County Sheriff's Department and several other organizations. A mountain of food - including turkeys, vegetables, canned goods and cider - was distributed during the day through the social services organization.

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  5. More deer killed on the roads than in the woodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2017 | Home

    ... checked a number of quality deer during the current archery season which runs through Nov. 24. In southern Worcester County and the Cape Ann area around Gloucester archers are reporting a scarcity of acorns in areas where gypsy moth caterpillar ...

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  6. Western Mass. police chiefs: No position yet on Dodge NEWRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | The Recorder

    ... police chiefs in Berkshire, Franklin, Hampden, and Hampshire counties, as well as Athol and Warren in Worcester County. "The membership of WMCOPA has not been formally made aware of the matter which involves the Montague Police Department, nor have ...

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  7. School principal targeted in Blackstone car bombingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Boston.com

    An explosive device, possibly a pipe bomb, was detonated Thursday night underneath a car belonging to a public high school principal from the Blackstone area, leaving the victim "terrified" but uninjured, officials and a neighbor said. The name of the victim was not released by police, but a neighbor on Lakeshore Drive in Blackstone said the man is a public high school principal in the southern Worcester County region.

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  8. Fitchburg man gets 15 months for child assault, batteryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A city man charged last year with indecent assault and battery of a child and rape was sentenced Wednesday to 15 months in the Worcester County House of Correction on a lesser charge of assault and battery. Michael A. Arcucci, 32, of 72 Cleghorn St., was arraigned in District Court Nov. 4, 2016 on one count of statutory rape of a child, two counts of indecent assault and battery on a child under 14 and exposing obscene material to a minor, according to court documents.

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  9. Setti seeks independent probe into arrest report tamperingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... a press conference about a fatal fire in Fitchburg, MA. Herald photo by Lisa Hornak (Princeton MA 04/15/17) Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early, Jr. announces "we got him" regarding the capture of Angelo Colon-Ortiz, 31, in connection ...

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  10. Carr: State's got just the thing for judge to bail with cash intactRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... and his daughter this morning, as her case proceeds to the Framingham District Court, which is not in Worcester County, for obvious reasons. But Let 'em Go can get out from this mess by vesting for his judge's pension, so that he can then double dip ...

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  11. Community Garden Efforts GrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | The Dispatch

    Last Tuesday, a newly formed planning committee met in Snow Hill to spearhead an initiative that will introduce or expand community gardens at various locations throughout Worcester County. The Worcester County Health Department launched the initiative in September after several residents expressed a need and desire for community gardens at an annual public health conference held last April.

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  12. Fitchburg man sentenced to 15 months for assault, battery on childRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 16, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... plead guilty without admitting to the crime. Arcucci received two concurrent sentences of 15 months in the Worcester County House of Correction for each of the assault charges and given credit for time served, according to court documents. Welcome ... 2 comments

  13. Food | Chef Walter's Flavors + Knowledge: Grilled Veal Chops With RosemaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | Go Local

    ... seafood in arguably the best restuarant in the city, the Sole's lobster is the best lobster you can find in Worcester County. Maybe even in the whole state of Massachusetts. Vincent's Meatball Sandwich is the stuff of legend. It's just about the ...

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  14. Charlton woman accused of trying to kill child, self is indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... District Court, where she was ordered held on $500,000 cash bail, Ms. Rickheit was indicted Monday by a Worcester County grand jury on charges of attempted murder, assault with intent to murder, assault and battery on a child with substantial bodily ...

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  15. Women's self-defense class will be held in Marcotte's honorRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... likely fought back during a struggle with her attacker, scratching the assailant's head, neck and arms. Worcester County District Attorney Joseph Early said it was because of Marcotte's "determined fight" that investigators were able to obtain DNA ...

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  16. Editorial: Top cop takes the fallRead the original story

    Nov 12, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... nd decency" - or whether it was done only because Bibaud is the daughter of a judge, and word got around in Worcester county circles that she was in trouble.

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  17. Tuesday a night for celebration, dejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... "knows the importance of hard work, commitment and honesty." Tran, a former reserve deputy sheriff for the Worcester County Sheriff Deputy Association and current Fitchburg City Councilor, will ensure Gardner gets its fair share of local aid and ...

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  18. Carr: Time to give voters a shot at filling benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Boston Herald

    ... family has already claimed one scalp - that of state police Col. Richard McKeon, who used to work in the Worcester County DA's office. He makes $251,000 a year. McKeon's boss is the executive secretary of Public Safety, Daniel Bennett, who used to ...

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  19. Families face challenge keeping loved ones with dementia safe from wanderingRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... behaviors, she said. Also, the Alzheimer's Association provided a regional training for first responders in Worcester County in Gardner earlier this year and is scheduling another, Ms. Antkowiak said, and is working on offering trainings in police ...

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  20. Fitchburg couple charged with drug and gun offensesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A man and a woman were ordered held without bail pending a dangerousness hearing Friday after being charged with trafficking crack cocaine and dealing heroin and marijuana, according to Worcester County District Attorney Joseph D. Early Jr. Antoine J. Mitchell, 37, and Shannon Mickey, 46, were arrested at their apartment at 172 South St., Apt. 2L, on Thursday, the result of an investigation into cocaine trafficking by state police detectives assigned to the District Attorney's Office and Fitchburg and Leominster Police.

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