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  1. Central Mass. banks to merge to create $750M mutual bankRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Leominster-based Fidelity Bank plans to merge with the smaller Barre Savings Bank, creating an institution with approximately $750 million in assets in central Massachusetts.

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  2. The RMV now has free Wi-Fi, but don't expect to watch Netflix while you're waitingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Going to a Registry of Motor Vehicles branch can be fun now. Well, not really, but you can at least distract yourself while you're waiting with free Wi-Fi at eight of the agency's branch locations across Massachusetts, the RMV announced Wednesday.

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  3. Letter: Otis must be wary of wind's drawbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... be very disorienting and also result in affecting people's health. Not limited to just us, many communities in Massachusetts and the world are having the same problems along with other issues in regard to industrial turbines. Welcome to your ...

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  4. RMV Introduces Free WiFi at Wilmington BranchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles Wednesday announced the availability of free in-branch WiFi service for customers performing transactions at eight branch locations across the Commonwealth, including Wilmington. RMV officials say they are offering this amenity as part of its effort to enhance customer service and modernize branch operations.

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  5. Wills of millions of Americans now available onlineRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | Cybercast News Service

    ... resource for all researchers," said Laura Lovett, an associate professor of U.S. history at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst who specializes in the history of women, childhood and the family, and is an ancestry.com subscriber. "A will ...

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  6. Burlington Fire Department Welcomes New FirefighterRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Burlingotn Fire Chief Steve Yetman is pleased to announce that Firefighter Tyler Falconer completed the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy last week. Falconer is one of 23 graduates from the 231st class of the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy's 45-day Career Recruit Firefighting Training Program.

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  7. Central Mass. banks to merge to create $750M mutual bankRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Leominster-based Fidelity Bank plans to merge with the smaller Barre Savings Bank, creating an institution with approximately $750 million in assets in central Massachusetts. Barre Savings, its three branches and its approximately $153 million in assets will operate under Fidelity's charter, assuming the deal is approved by regulators and Barre Savings' corporators.

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  8. Lou Barlow demolishes the 'Limelight'Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Nuvo.net

    ... Dead Kennedys on the radio when I was 12," Barlow recalls, a perk of growing up within signal range of Western Massachusetts' many colleges and their respective stations. "Classic rock is fine, but when Rush would play the local EnormoDome, I ...

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  9. UMass rape trial: Adam Liccardi guilty on three of four countsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    NORTHAMPTON >> A Pittsfield man was found guilty Wednesday on three of four counts in the rape of a University of Massachusetts student in 2012. Adam Liccardi, 21, was convicted by a Hampshire County jury on two counts of aggravated rape and one count of rape.

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  10. Mass. ballot petitions on legalized pot, other issues, clear legal testRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... The coalition behind last fall's successful campaign to mandate paid, earned sick time for most workers across Massachusetts are now pushing a constitutional amendment to tax millionaires an additional 4 percent on earnings above $1 million. Though ...

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  11. AG rejects proposed ballot question on fireworksRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... and rejected 10. The attorney general's action was just one step in a long process of getting questions before Massachusetts voters. Supporters of petitions that were approved must now collect tens of thousands of signatures. Those whose measures ...

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  12. Mass. life sciences companies added 2,800 jobs last yearRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Boston.com

    The Massachusetts Biotechnology Council, a life sciences industry group also called MassBio, said Wednesday that more than 60,000 workers were working for biotech or drug companies last year, earning an average of $120,000 each. The state remained the nation's top employer of biotech research and development staff, who accounted for half the state's life sciences jobs.

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  13. NBSYO auditions begin todayRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Arts. Since 2008, the NBSYO has been bringing together talented young musicians from across the Southeastern Massachusetts region to participate in an educational and artistic experience in a full orchestra setting. Membership is open to students of ...

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  14. Preseason Postcard: No. 8 Granby girls soccer looks to return to...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    GRANBY Last season, just a year after she led all of Division III Western Massachusetts girls soccer in scoring, Erin Mikalchus was relegated to the sidelines. As she worked her way back from season-ending ankle surgery, Mikalchus sat on the bench supporting her team, and, at times, was the loudest person at the game.

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  15. Healey rules fireworks, meeting-law proposals ineligible for ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Voters hoping to weigh in on whether to legalize fireworks in Massachusetts or to force the state Legislature to abide by the Open Meeting Law will have to seek a new avenue as those were among several initiative petitions that failed to receive certification Wednesday. Properly worded petitions that are in keeping with constitutional requirements could go before voters in 2016 after supporters gather tens of thousands of signatures.

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  16. Driving with Central Visual Field Loss II: How Scotomas Affect Hazard ...Read the original story

    8 hrs ago | Newswise

    ... driving, and may even become a consideration for state agencies responsible for licensing drivers." About Massachusetts Eye and Ear and Schepens Eye Research Institute Mass. Eye and Ear clinicians and scientists are driven by a mission to find cures ...

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  17. VERC Enterprises to participate in Making Strides Against CancerRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | PR Log

    DUXBURY, Mass. - Sept. 2, 2015 - PRLog -- VERC Enterprises, a leading convenience store and Mobil/Gulf gasoline operator with locations throughout Eastern Massachusetts and New Hampshire, will once again participate in the Strides Against Breast Cancer walk, slated on October 4th at the Hatch Shell in Boston.

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  18. Mass. principal greets his students with the Nae Nae on first day of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | WSOCTV

    ... ometimes you even have new dance trends. Students going back to school at Remington Middle School in Franklin, Massachusetts were greeted by Principal Brian Wildeman dancing to "Watch Me (Whip / Nae Nae) as they walked into the building.

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  19. Mitt Romney's supporters just can't let go, and neither can heRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Boston.com

    It's been almost eight months since Mitt Romney flirted with and then firmly denied a third run for president, but that hasn't stopped supporters from wistfully imagining Romney 2016. Noting an uninspiring Republican presidential field and the growing fear of a Trump presidency, several Romney supporters have encouraged the former Massachusetts governor to reconsider in recent days.

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  20. Health | NEW: 2nd Case of West Nile Virus Detected in Worcester MosquitosRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... level for West Nile from low to medium. In 2014, there were six human cases of WNV infection identified in Massachusetts. While WNV can infect people of all ages, people over 50 are at higher risk for severe disease. Most people infected with WNV ...

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