Worcester County Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Worcester County Food Bank receives $5,200 giftRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Worcester County Food Bank will be able to distribute more food to hungry people in the Worcester area thanks to the support of the Westboro office of TransCanada. The Worcester County Food Bank is the region's leading anti-hunger organization, distributing over 5.4 million pounds of donated food and grocery product to local food assistance programs in partnership with food donors, financial supporters, and volunteers.

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  2. Central Mass. Health Foundation gets $750,000 grant for program to keep ex-prisoners out of jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A program aimed at decreasing the rate at which former Worcester County prisoners go back to jail will get a boost Friday with a $750,000 grant from the U.S. Department of Justice. A news conference will be held at the Worcester County Jail and House of Correction to announce the grant, one of seven in the nation to combat recidivism.

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  3. GoLocalWorcester | News | Turtleboy: Why are Worcester Protesters So Silent About I-93 Arrests?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Go Local

    ... shutdown continues. According to the Food Research and Action Center, there were 86,142 SNAP recipients in Worcester County in 2010. SNAP recipients were already set to receive decreased benefits starting in November 2013 as raises associated with ...

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  4. Polito administers oath of office to Early at MelicanRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... a bit about themselves and their jobs and answering questions, of which there were many. Early has been the Worcester County District Attorney for the last eight years, winning re-election in 2014 for another term. As DA, he has two missions, he ...

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  5. From Arctic Air to ThunderRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 18 | WHDH

    ... of the game and through the first half across much of eastern Mass. West of 495, it'll be pouring through Worcester County late this afternoon and early this evening however. That heavier rain will move east mid evening and that means some downpours ...

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  6. Do you know where this is?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... past. This building, and the swarm of workers, is the outgrowth of such American ingenuity. In this Worcester County town, a young man named William Beecher started a business that grew and grew and grew. Mr. Beecher was following in the footsteps ...

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  7. Employee-owned Lampin is investing in UxbridgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... for this old company since taking over nearly three years ago, based on employee-ownership and innovation. Worcester County could benefit from more executives like Mr. DiBenedetto. Mr. DiBenedetto has impressed Applied Interactive CEO Steve ...

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  8. A fight, a death, and dropped charges in OceanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Ocean Pines Independent

    ... the Pennsylvania men, knowing they were the aggressors." "Do locals lose the right of self-defense in Worcester County?" the advertisement stated. "Caleb has had his brushes with the law, but you can be the judge of his innocence by going to our ...

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  9. Hearing postponed for man held in Leominster shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 17 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    A dangerousness hearing scheduled for Friday for a Leominster man indicted on 14 charges, including attempted murder, for two separate shootings last year, was continued until Jan. 27. The lawyer representing William Morales-Lopez, 31, of 101 Mechanic St., Apt. 3L, requested the continuance because of a scheduling conflict, said Tim Connolly, a spokesman with the Worcester County District Attorney's Office.

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  10. Providence weather: Bitterly cold temperatures next 36 hoursRead the original story

    Friday Jan 16 | Examiner.com

    Forecast discussion: After a day of sunshine, an Arctic cold front began to make its way into Southern New England Friday afternoon. The front helped to trigger some snow squalls, especially in Worcester County in Massachusetts.

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  11. Leominster shooting suspect pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... the two shootings that occurred in March and October of last year, said Tim Connolly, a spokesman with the Worcester County District Attorney's office. Morales-Lopez has been charged with shootings of Jesus Malave on March 11 at Adams and Pleasant ...

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  12. Godwin reflects on 1,000, gets back to business in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Ocean Pines Independent

    ... the points at the time but more about her team, who had already lost once this season. She would miss the Worcester County matchup against Pocomoke, but her Seahawks (6-1, 4-1 Bayside South) carried the weight and came out with the big 40-36 win. "I ...

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  13. a Simplivity plans to double workforce to 800 as demand for 'IT convergence' growsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Business Journal

    ... including MLB Network; Swisscom AG; the city of Arvada, Colorado; German IT company T-Systems; and the Worcester County Sheriff's Office in Massachusetts. Products that are incorporated into the OmniCube include server and server virtualization; ...

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  14. Leominster man to be arraigned in two shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... in Leominster District Court, Morales-Lopez was ordered held without bail for a minimum of 90 days in the Worcester County Jail. A Worcester County grand jury indicated Morales-Lopez on Dec. 18 on 14 charges related to the two separate shootings, ...

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  15. GoLocalWorcester | News | Alcohol-Related Traffic Deaths Down in MA: New ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Go Local

    ... years. As GoLocal reported , the weekend after this past Christmas, OUI checkpoints were set up throughout Worcester County. On January 2, the Boston Herald reported that OUI checkpoints have decreased along with the number of OUI arrests. According ...

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  16. Leominster shooting suspect to be arraigned TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... in Leominster District Court, Morales-Lopez was ordered held without bail for a minimum of 90 days in the Worcester County Jail. A Worcester County grand jury indicated Morales-Lopez on Dec. 18, on 14 charges related to the two separate shootings, ...

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  17. 31% Of Students Found To Binge Drink In Worcester; Grant To Target Teens' AccessRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Dispatch

    Alcohol retailers in Worcester can expect more underage sales compliance checks than ever after a recent survey showed county teens had the highest rate of binge drinking in the state. In a press release today, the Worcester County Health Department, on behalf of the Drug and Alcohol Council, announced it has secured funding to address the problem of underage access to alcohol.

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  18. Healey's drug-abuse plan is laudedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... of an ongoing battle that North Central Massachusetts has been fighting for months. Since the new year, Worcester County has already had four overdose deaths, according to the Worcester District Attorney's Office. That number does not include any ...

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  19. As demand rises, so does price of overdose reversal drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Jesse Pack, director of prevention and screening at AIDS Project Worcester, is photographed with an intranasal naloxone hydrochloride kit Jan. 6 at the nonprofit corporation in Worcester. WORCESTER - During the past three years, the doses of naloxone distributed by AIDS Project Worcester have saved the lives of nearly 300 people in Worcester County.

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  20. Health Department receives accreditationRead the original story

    Sunday Jan 11 | Shore Progress

    The Worcester County Health Department has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board. Worcester and Frederick counties are the first two health departments to be accredited in Maryland.

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