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  1. Massachusetts firefighter dies while battling huge blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | 1560 KNZR

    A Worcester, Massachusetts, firefighter died early Sunday while battling a massive fire in a three-story building - the latest in a sad history of firefighter deaths in the city. Firefighters responded to a fire at 7 Lowell St. in Worcester just before 4 a.m., according to fire officials.

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  2. Engineer Amair Zamir jailed for Lye baseball bat attackRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    A STOURBRIDGE engineer who was part of a gang that viciously beat up a man with baseball bats over a family feud has been locked up for three-and-a-half years. Judge Nicholas Webb told Amair Zamir, aged 24, the attitudes and actions of some people in parts of Asia would not be tolerated on the streets of Lye.

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  3. City centre restaurant makes generous offer to Worcester Street CafeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Worcester News

    A CITY centre restaurant has offered the use of their restaurant to host a Christmas dinner for rough sleepers, after seeing an appeal in the Worcester News . Kate Page, manager of Friar Street Cafe, said they wanted to do something to support the Worcester Street Cafe after seeing the paper's story that it needed a location for a Christmas dinner.

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  4. SUPPORT: Friar Street KitchenRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Droitwich Advertiser

    A CITY centre restaurant has offered the use of their restaurant to host a Christmas dinner for rough sleepers, after seeing an appeal in the Worcester News . Kate Page, manager of Friar Street Cafe, said they wanted to do something to support the Worcester Street Cafe after seeing the paper's story that it needed a location for a Christmas dinner.

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  5. Catshill Methodist Church are knitting for Christmas in BromsgroveRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | Worcester News

    It's all thanks to members of Catshill Methodist Church Centre in Golden Cross Lane, who are offering 400 as gifts to residents in the village. The hope is that anyone finding an angel can either take it home or give it to someone else to appreciate.

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  6. A win would have restarted our season, rues Snape after drawRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Worcester News

    MANAGER John Snape felt Worcester City missed the chance to "restart" their season after being denied a morale-boosting victory at Sporting Khalsa. Worcester were looking to bounce back from last week's 6-1 thrashing by Westfields but fell behind courtesy of Dave Meese's 17th minute strike.

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  7. Five Talking Points: Sporting Khalsa 2 Worcester City 2Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Worcester News

    A LATE Dan Westwood equaliser denied Worcester City a perfect response to their Westfields horror show as his goal secured Sporting Khalsa a 2-2 draw at the Aspray Arena. Jamal Lawrence's superb solo effort and an 81st minute finish from James Baldwin saw City come from 1-0 behind to lead.

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  8. Triathlete given free membership to Crystal Leisure CentreRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Halesowennews.co.uk

    A BUDDING triathlete has received a year's free membership from Crystal Leisure Centre to help achieve her dream of sporting glory. Kate Miller, aged 38, trains at the Stourbridge leisure centre and will be competing in the aquathlon for Team GB at the European Championships in Russia next year.

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  9. Urgent appeal to find missing vulnerable teenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester News

    POLICE are appealing for the public's help to find a missing 16-year-old teen with autism, who has connections to the Clent, Stourbridge and Kidderminster areas. Officers are concerned for the welfare of Charlie Dann, from Clent, who was last seen at Laser Quest in Amblecote in the early hours of today , wearing a burgundy tracksuit and black slip-on pumps.

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  10. Mayor's Column: Independent retailers are life and soul of cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester News

    Last weekend was the busiest for the city this year, with approximately 150,000 visitors arriving in Worcester's centre. Officers and agencies pulled out all the stops to fulfil this complex logistical challenge and to keep everything running smoothly: a heartfelt thank you to all those who helped to stage another hugely successful Victorian Fayre.

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  11. New plan to stop homelessness after number of rough sleepers doublesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Worcester News

    NEWS that the number of rough sleepers in Worcester has doubled has prompted Malvern councillors to implement a new plan on homelessness. The decision to approve the plan was taken at the full meeting of Malvern Hills District Council on Tuesday night and it lays out a new framework for preventing homelessness.

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  12. Waste collections altered for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    HOUSEHOLD waste and recycling collection dates over the festive period will be announced via flyers delivered to homes around the borough. Collections may take place earlier over Christmas, and waste and recycling should be placed outside for collection by 6.15am.

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  13. Look inside Stourbridge's Old Library - now home to 22 new apartmentsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    Built in 1905 with funds donated by wealthy industrialist Andrew Carnegie, the building in Hagley Road has been used as both a library and an educational establishment. Built of distinctive red brick, the Grade II listed building boasts many original architectural features including ornamental, terracotta detailing to the faade and beautiful stained glass windows - all of which has been retained.

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  14. Worcester MP Robin Walker outside Foregate Street Station, Worcester. Pic Jonathan Barry 26.10.18.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Droitwich Advertiser

    MP Robin Walker believes the decision to release child killer David McGreavy could be overturned because the parole board failed to follow correct procedure. Mr Walker, MP for Worcester, said he should have been contacted for his opinion on whether to release McGreavy, 67, who murdered three children in the city in April 1973, before the parole board reached its decision.

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  15. News | Monfredo: Youth & Drug Conference - OutstandingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Go Local

    A most all-inclusive program on Youth and Drugs took place last week at North High School. Sponsored by the Worcester Public Schools and under the direction of School Safety Director, Robert Pezzella the conference was a comprehensive look at what's happening with drugs in our community.

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  16. Dudley Council to lobby for fireworks banRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Stourbridgenews.co.uk

    THE banning of high-powered fireworks which are as loud as a 'jet engine' has been supported by Dudley Council. Councillors passed a motion this week to lobby government to make category three rockets and mortars illegal after hearing claims they are a danger to the community.

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  17. Thief from Worcester stole precious metal from recycling centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Worcester News

    A THIEF from Worcester who stole tens of thousands of pounds worth of precious metals from a recycling centre has been warned he faces a prison sentence. Thomas Nightingale, 20, of Dilmore Avenue, Worcester and Shaun Hyde, 36, of Lawfred Avenue, Wednesfield, Wolverhampton, both pleaded guilty at Gloucester Crown Court on Thursday to stealing 21 bags of precious metal powder valued between 23,000 and 55,000 from BASF Metal Recycling Ltd of Forest Vale Industrial Estate, Cinderford on October 18 this year.

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  18. Birmingham conman was arrested at Dover after Afghan immigrants found in back of his tyre lorryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | IcLichfield

    Playboy fraudster Zahid Khan was busted as he tried to smuggle illegal Afghan immigrants into the UK - in the back of his tyre lorry. The conman had travelled to Europe on the pretence of buying stock for his Sparkhill company, Bulls and Horses Tyres, based in Stratford Road .

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  19. Hunt for schoolgirl who 'assaulted' blind man on busRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Metro

    The victim, a 41-year-old man, was assaulted as he travelled on the No.27 bus in Birmingham, at around 4pm on Monday. The teenage girl is said to have been with two friends at the time and all three were in school uniform.

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  20. Let there be light! Bromsgrove Sporting's top-of-the-table clash is ONRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Worcester News

    BROMSGROVE Sporting received a double boost ahead of a showdown with Southern League Central league leaders Peterborough Sports tomorrow . The troublesome floodlight that threatened the game going ahead has been fixed with Mike McGrath also snapped up from Hereford.

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