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  1. Mass. man charged with driving Honda Fit 113 mph in BowRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | UnionLeader.com

    ... Barack Obama name a special presidential envoy for hostage affairs after they spent more than a year... A Massachusetts man was arrested for allegedly driving more than 100 mph Friday morning in Bow. About 10:15 a.m. a state police air patrol ...

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  2. Ruling threatens sex offender laws in 40 Massachusetts townsRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Day

    Boston - The highest court in Massachusetts upheld a judge's decision Friday to throw out a local law that severely restricts where sex offenders can live in the city of Lynn, a ruling that could have broad implications for about 40 other communities. In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Judicial Court agreed that Lynn had no legal authority to adopt the ordinance in 2011 because it is inconsistent with state laws governing the oversight of sex offenders.

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  3. State colleges: Utah defeats Houston, 4-1, in women's soccerRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    ... two saves while July Gentry saw her first action as a Ute, playing the final 32 minutes. Utah Valley 1, Massachusetts 0, OT a In Amherst, Mass., Austin Buxton scored just 46 seconds before the end of the first overtime period as the Wolverines won ...

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  4. Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | The Free Dictionary

    ... of the Breakfast-Table (1858). He is also recognized as an important medical reformer. Born in Cambridge, Massachusetts , Holmes was educated at Phillips Academy and Harvard College . After graduating from Harvard in 1829, he briefly studied law ...

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  5. A deeper roster boosts hopes for Wahconah Regional golf teamRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... believe in omens. But he is hoping history can repeat itself in 2015. The Warriors last won a Western Massachusetts Division II championship 10 years ago. Terpak said he's hoping for an anniversary replay, because the last time Wahconah hoisted the ...

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  6. More Central Mass. schools join state AP programRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Three more Central Massachusetts schools – Blackstone-Millville High School, Millbury Memorial Junior-Senior High School and David Prouty High School in Spencer – have joined Mass Insight Education's Advanced Placement STEM and English program, the organization announced Friday. Part of Mass Insight Education's College Success Campaign, the AP program helps participating schools encourage their students to take AP courses.

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  7. It's back to school: SouthCoast colleges gear up for the new yearRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... this weekend at UMass Dartmouth , where the incoming Class of 2019 is made up of 1,460 students from 235 Massachusetts communities, 18 states, and 34 countries, officials said. “Everyone is very excited to get the new year ...

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  8. Preseason Western Mass. Ranking Countdown: Defending WMass champs Amherst boys soccer return at No. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    The boys soccer season is rapidly approaching, with the first games of the fall scheduled for Sept. 8. This year, the MassLive High School Sports Staff will reveal its Top 5 soccer and football teams before publishing its full Preseason Western Massachusetts Top 20 on Sept.

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  9. Preseason Western Mass. Ranking Countdown: Minnechaug girls soccer...Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    The girls soccer season is rapidly approaching, with the first games of the fall scheduled for Sept. 8. This year, the MassLive High School Sports Staff will reveal its Top 5 soccer and football teams before publishing its full Preseason Western Massachusetts Top 20 on Sept.

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  10. #BREAKING: Dead Woman Pulled from River in ConcordRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    The second, annual classic car show will encompass music, food, a 50/50 raffle, face painting, airbrush tattoos and balloons for children. NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts is planning a rally in Norwood in response to the fundraiser at the home of Ernie Boch Jr.

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  11. Bristol, Plymouth counties see strong summer tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... “One thing that makes it work is a bad winter,” he said of summer tourism in southeastern Massachusetts. “There's a cabin fever that gets built up. This winter was so bad that even the skiing (industry) had trouble, because it ...

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  12. Young Girl Victim of Home Invasion, Top Schools, Massage Parlor...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    ... r, Boston Magazine has released its annual rankings of the top school districts in the state. NARAL Pro-Choice Massachusetts is planning a rally in Norwood in response to the fundraiser at the home of Ernie Boch Jr.

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  13. New England National Scenic Trail map publishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Recorder

    ... set and guide includes 20 suggested hikes and covers the 215-mile-long trail in Connecticut and Western Massachusetts . The trail, federally designated in 2009 and following portions of the historic Mattabesett, Metacomet and Monadnock Trail ...

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  14. Letter: The pipeline questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Recorder

    ... gas pipeline. Everyone is talking about it. Posters that say "Stop the Pipeline" have adorned lawns all over Massachusetts and petitions are constantly being handed to me, asking to be signed. My question is why is a pipeline something we would even ...

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  15. Wind-powered 'Strandbeests' strut through Boston at start of U.S. tourRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Reuters

    Onlookers watch a display of 'Animaris Ordis,' one from the series of 'Strandbeests' kinetic sculptures by Dutch artist Theo Jansen, at City Hall Plaza in Boston, Massachusetts August 28, 2015. Onlookers watch a display of 'Animaris Ordis,' one from the series of 'Strandbeests' kinetic sculptures by Dutch artist Theo Jansen, at City Hall Plaza in Boston, Massachusetts August 28, 2015.

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  16. Former Central quarterback Cody Williams named starter at Monmouth UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | MassLive.com

    ... . Williams was a star for the Golden Eagles prior to graduating in 2014. He led Central to the 2013 Western Massachusetts Division II title before the team fell to St. John's-Shrewsbury in the state semifinals. Williams, a redshirt freshman, will be ...

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  17. Ruling threatens sex offender laws in 40 Mass. townsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Berkshire Eagle

    BOSTON >> The highest court in Massachusetts upheld a judge's decision Friday to throw out a local law that severely restricts where sex offenders can live in the city of Lynn, a ruling that could have broad implications for about 40 other communities. In a unanimous ruling, the Supreme Judicial Court agreed that Lynn had no legal authority to adopt the ordinance in 2011 because it is inconsistent with state laws governing the oversight of sex offenders.

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  18. Kevin T. Pires, 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Maria "Lucy" (Teixeira) Pires. Kevin was a 2007 graduate of New Bedford High School, attending University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, transferring to Bristol Community College graduating in 2010 with a degree in criminal justice/law enforcement. ...

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  19. DA, police seek public's help in missing man caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Bristol County district attorney's office, along with law enforcement agencies in Massachusetts and Rhode Island, are investigating the disappearance of a Cranston man and ask for the public's help. Kerry Mello, 36, was last seen on August 10 operating  a 2002 Black Infiniti, model i35, with Rhode Island plate number 368-350.

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  20. Baker reaffirms goal to expand school choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    As he prepares charter school legislation he plans to file this fall, Gov. Charlie Baker on Friday said expanding school choice options for Massachusetts students and families will be a goal of his administration's first term. "If we do what we need to do as public leaders we will find a way, in a democracy where we don't get our way all the time, to create more opportunities for kids to go to great schools and get great educations here in the Commonwealth no matter where they live," Baker said in an address to a group of students from the Excel Academy Charter High School.

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