Worcester County Newswire (Page 2)

Worcester County Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Worcester County, MA. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 2,416 in Worcester County, MA

  1. Courthouse RecordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Keno Berrick, 21, of the Worcester County Jail and House of Correction, West Boylston, was sentenced to three concurrent terms of 2½ years in the House of Correction, with 222 days to be served, after pleading guilty to three counts of violation of an abuse prevention order. The balance of the sentence was suspended for 2 years with probation.

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  2. Parks and RecreationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Item Extra

    ... Trio; July 20, Side Effects; July 27, Far From Eden; Aug. 3, The Illustions; Aug. 10, Jass Voyage; Aug. 17, Worcester County Bluegrass All Stars; and Aug. 24, the finale with The Blue Flames. Wednesdays: July 8, The Main Event; July 15, Time ...

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  3. Summer in Worcester County lacks sizzle so farRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    No one is talking about another year without summer, but it has been a pretty cool start to the season. The National Weather Service's Boston office reported Thursday that in three of its four reporting stations, Worcester, Boston and Providence, temperatures had not yet hit 90-degrees.

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  4. Funds Approved For Route 113's South StretchRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Dispatch

    Maryland Governor Larry Hogan last week announced a nearly $2 billion investment in highway and bridge construction projects across the state, including roughly $65 million for the long-anticipated next section of the dangerous Route 113 in Worcester County. Hogan last Thursday announced $1.97 billion will be invested in highway safety improvement projects all over the state.

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  5. By the numbers: Worcester schools cutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Worcester County Times

    By the numbers: Worcester schools cuts A breakdown of the jobs lost with the Worcester Countty Public School cuts. Check out this story on delmarvanow.com: The elimination of 32 positions in the Worcester County Public School System, as a result of approval of a balanced fiscal year 2016 budget on June 16, saved the school system $1.7 million.

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  6. Greater Worcester Community Foundation Awards Over $600k in...Read the original story

    Thursday Jul 2 | The Shrewsbury Lantern

    ... were given to 376 students who are beginning or continuing their college educations. Recipients throughout Worcester County were selected through a highly competitive process on the basis of merit, financial need and special criteria established by ...

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  7. Former Secret Service official named state Homeland Security advisorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Lowell Sun

    ... and Research and the Department of Public Safety. She recently worked as an assistant district attorney in Worcester County and before that spent nearly 10 years as an assistant district attorney in Middlesex County between 1992 and 2009, a period ...

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  8. Aug. 6 trial for Lunenburg woman accused in ax attackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... window and struggled with police as they attempted to take her into custody. Ravanis was indicted by a Worcester County grand jury in August on charges of armed assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, malicious ...

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  9. Southwick: Independence began hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    When it comes to celebrating American independence and the Fourth of July over the years, who leads the parade?  As Historian Ray Raphael has persuasively pointed out in his book, “The First American Revolution”, it all started here in Worcester County in 1774, months before the Concord/Lexington fire fight.  One of the key documents, carefully preserved in the files at Worcester City Hall, is the Worcester town record of August 24, 1774, with its famed Tory protest of 52 Worcester royalists who objected to the town meeting's pro independence vote in June. An angry mob forced Town Clerk Clark Chandler to expunge the protest from the record.

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  10. Goertzen leads offense as Wicomico remains undefeatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | WMDT

    Jack Goertzen scored the second, and knocked in the third run of the game for Post 94, giving them the offensive spark they needed to defeat Post 166 out of Worcester County 8-4. Brandon McKenzie scored Post 166's first run of the game in the top of the first inning, leaving Wicomico in unfamiliar trailing territory.

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  11. Hinsdale Police Chief Smith to step down, head to North BrookfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Smith, a Belchertown resident, will be closer to home in North Brookfield, a town of 4,700 residents in Worcester County. Contract negotiations between Smith and the North Brookfield Select Board must be completed before he can begin work for the ...

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  12. Mansions of Worcester County: Five luxurious homes for saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MassLive.com

    Have you ever wondered how the local millionaires spend their money? This gallery features five of Worcester County's most elegant homes, complete with master suites, incredible pools, and many acres of land. While some are modern and others are historic, all of these estates are incredible feats of style and architecture.

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  13. Lunenburg woman charged in ax attack to stand trial Aug. 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... police as they attempted to take her into custody. As a result of the incident, Ravanis was indicted by a Worcester County grand jury in August 2014 on charges of armed assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, ...

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  14. Longtime Granby officer Mark Smith unanimous choice for North Brookfield police chiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | MassLive.com

    Mark L. Smith, police chief of the Berkshire County town of Hinsdale and formerly a longtime Granby sergeant, was the unanimous choice of North Brookfield selectmen at Tuesday's meeting to be police chief in that Worcester County town. Mark Smith, formerly a former longtime police sergeant in Granby and the current chief of the Berkshire County town of Hinsdale, was unanimously selected on Tuesday by North Brookfield selectmen to be police chief in that town.

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  15. Post 94 takes a shootout with Post 166Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | WMDT

    Post 94 out of Somerset County defeated Post 166 out of Worcester County, 14-8 in Legion Summer Baseball action Tuesday afternoon in Berlin. Joel Goldsborough got things started for Post 94, striking a seeing-eye single thru the right side of the infield, scoring Ben Hudsdon.

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  16. Relics of strife: Southern museum displays flags captured by Union troops from Central Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Item Extra

    ... took the worst." Twenty soldiers from the 21st and 25th Massachusetts volunteer infantry regiments from Worcester County were killed in the Union victory at the Battle of Bern, while another 55 were wounded. The captured flags were brought back to ...

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  17. Worcester County foreclosures increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | The Item Extra

    Lenders started 139 foreclosures in Worcester County during May, up 45 percent from the same period a year ago, new data show. Lenders also completed 75 foreclosures in Worcester County during May, up 42 percent over a year ago, The Warren Group of Boston reported.

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  18. Worcester apartments change hands for $66MRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Business Journal

    An affiliate of Boston-based Audubon Capital Partners has acquired the 330-unit Plantation Ridge apartment complex in Worcester for $65.75 million, according to Worcester County public records.

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  19. Ghanaian Catholic Community In Worcester Operates Free ClinicRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 30 | GhanaWeb

    ... medical care in accord with Catholic principles in service to Christ for the under-served population of Worcester County regardless of race, ethnicity, gender, or ability to pay. He explained further that the Clinic provides an interactive learning ...

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  20. 7-alarm blaze rips through vacant mill in WebsterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WEBSTER Fresh firefighter crews from northern Worcester County were headed to Webster late Thursday night to replace tired ones that had spent much of the day battling a raging mill fire that consumed two buildings and left a third heavily damaged. Neighbors on North Main Street said they heard two larges explosions just before the fire broke out at the former Anglo Fabrics Mill on Pearl Street.

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