Worcester County Newswire (Page 9)

Worcester County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Worcester County, MA. (Page 9)

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  1. Celebration marks 1st anniversary of jail dog training programRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    On Friday, Richard Velazquez, an inmate at the Worcester County Jail and House of Correction, expected visitors to celebrate the one-year anniversary of a program that changed his life. As he knelt down to greet his guests, they wagged their tails and licked his face.

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  2. Charges dropped against Bridgeport man in Worcester grave-robbing caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... altars, The Associated Press reported. Mr. Delgado continued to be held on $100,000 cash bail at the Worcester County House of Correction in West Boylston through Wednesday. After his case was entered as a nolle prosequi by the district attorney's ...

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  3. Long-Time Worcester County - Hub' Employee To Retire After Enjoyable CareerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | The Dispatch

    After a career spanning three decades and more than half a dozen positions, Velda Henry will retire from the Worcester County school system in just a few short weeks. "We are very appreciative of Velda's dedication to both the staff and the students of Worcester County Public Schools," Superintendent Jerry Wilson said.

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  4. Former Lancaster man accused of child rape is found dead, an apparent suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 9, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... been previously released from Clinton District Court where $5,000 cash bail was set. He was indicted by a Worcester County grand jury. The indictment moved his case to the Worcester court. GROUNDSMEN/BUCKET TRUCK Operator, needed for Local Tree ...

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  5. When Will the Investor Honeymoon with Real Estate End?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | TheStreet.com

    ... a small $20-30,000 investment into nearly half a million in value," Eric Bowlin, a real estate investor in Worcester County, Mass. "My real estate provides more stable returns than the stock market." He added: "My income is protected from downswings ...

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  6. Judge sides with Westminster couple in dispute with town over work permitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... Board of Selectmen. In February, she said, the couple received a summons for the complaint of contempt by Worcester County Superior Court with a court date of May 16 for a trial held without a jury. After the trial, the court ruled in favor of the ...

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  7. Bay Path vocational school to build house in AuburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    CHARLTON – The longtime vocational school tradition of hands-on training on the job site will continue this fall when Bay Path Regional Vocational Technical High School students build a house in Auburn. The Southern Worcester County Regional Vocational School Committee has awarded the 2016-17 house building project to Mark and Jessica Harrington of Auburn.

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  8. Mark Blazis: MassWildlife throws terrific party at open houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... my picnic table in Grafton being covered by gypsy moth droppings. He wasn't overly concerned just yet about Worcester County damage, noting that we can have some very severe local outbreaks of them while the majority of the state is OK. The gypsy ...

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  9. GOP, Democrats both hoping to pick up state seats in fall electionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... targeting races in more conservative pockets of the state, including Cape Cod, the South Shore and parts of Worcester County and western Massachusetts. But the party's top goal is to hold on to the seats they already have, including the 14 new ...

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  10. Small towns in Massachusetts fail to file hate crime reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... to them. "We're not hiding anything - no one asked us for it," said David Tuttle, superintendent of the Worcester County Sheriff's Office. Tuttle's office runs the county jail. He said the sheriff's office has investigated fights between inmates, ...

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  11. Frigid late winter leads to total loss of Central Mass. peach cropRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... is blamed on a relatively mild winter that came to an abrupt end on Feb. 14 when temperatures across Worcester County reached 16 below zero. The good news is there will be apples this year, but because of last year's bumper crop, the size of the ...

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  12. Maas is interim CEO at Tower Hill Botanic GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Worcester County Horticultural Society has hired Suzanne Maas of Whitinsville, an expert in executive transitions, to serve as the interim chief executive officer of the Boylston-based nonprofit, which operates from its home at Tower Hill Botanic Garden. Ms. Maas will lead the organization while the board of trustees and management conduct a search for a permanent CEO of the institution at 11 French Drive.

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  13. Wachusett Mountain program raises $20,540 for nonprofitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... money included Paws for the Cause, The Arc of Opportunity, the American Diabetes Association and the Worcester County Food Bank. Organizations raise funds by applying to receive an exclusive code that can be shared via web, email, social media, ...

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  14. Math league winnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School Freshman Math Team is received individual plaques designating their second place finish overall in their division of the Worcester County Math League. Winning students were: back, from left, Brian Bates,Hudson; James LaClaire, West Boylston; Alex MacConnell, Boylston; Alexis Fontes, Hudson; Craig Macconnell, Boylston; Destiny Justason, Hudson; and Elizabeth Valentine and Ben Pierce, both from Clinton; Front row, from left, Nick Shurling, Hudson; Madison Balvin and Gianna Fossile, both from Marlboro; and Camron McLaughlin, Northboro.

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  15. Red Cross acknowledges Servpro commitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | The Item Extra

    The American Red Cross recently recognized Servpro Industries Inc., a cleanup and restoration company with three branches in Worcester County, for participation in its Disaster Responder Program. As a Disaster Responder Program member, Servpro pledges a donation to the Red Cross in advance of disasters.

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  16. Then & Now: Do you know where this is?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    This scene from a Worcester County town is a good example of the impression manufacturing New England made upon the landscape, for good or ill. Across this peaceful river is a high railroad trestle that carried manufactured goods for many years, while in the distance a smokestack pierces the sky above.

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  17. Webster FinCom chair seeks town meeting delay a " againRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... would carry into the weekend. Mr. Finamore also said he took exception to the $559,000 budget for the South Worcester County Communications Center, serving Webster and Dudley in the Webster Police Department, because it is not itemized for the ...

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  18. Despite Baker's rise, GOP looks to be Mass. minority again Updated atRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... targeting races in more conservative pockets of the state, including Cape Cod, the South Shore and parts of Worcester County and western Massachusetts. But the party's top goal is to hold on to the seats they already have, including the 14 new ...

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  19. Bill Doyle: Herbie Aikens, Ryan Riley remain favorites at Worcester County Four-BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Can anyone prevent Herbie Aikens and Ryan Riley from winning the Walter Cosgrove Worcester County Four-Ball again at Green Hill Municipal Golf Course next weekend? Last year, Matt Parziale of Thorny Lea in Brockton and Doug Clapp of Old Sandwich in Plymouth teamed up to end the four-year winning streak of Aikens and Riley, but the defending champions won't defend their title because Parziale has a wedding to attend. Past champions Frank Vana Jr. of Marlboro CC and R.J. Foley of Sterling National CC didn't sign up, either.

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  20. Weekend Game Plan: Lots of food, music, cultural festivals to enjoy this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    While some weekends are sleepy and serene, this weekend is not going to be one of them. From festivals celebrating culture to gatherings of all kinds, every corner of Worcester County will come alive.

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