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  1. Regiona s recovery high school continues to struggle with enrollment declineRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER – The region's first high school for students rebounding from addiction is wrapping up its second year still dealing with an enrollment decline that has perplexed school officials. According to Rockdale Recovery High School Principal Susan Strong, the program as of the start of this week had 18 students, up from 14 at the start of the year but still well short of the 31 that attended the school this time last spring.

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  2. Our Opinion: Berkshire Bank's Boston presence should pay offRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    The purchase by Berkshire Bank's holding company of Commerce Bankshares of Worcester will further solidify the financial base of the county's largest bank. The shift of its corporate headquarters to Boston should make it a larger player in the state capital, with potential benefits to the Berkshires as a whole.

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  3. Loretta Agnes HurleyRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Okanogan Valley Gazette-Tribune

    ... She was predeceased by all her siblings. She leaves behind her eight children; Eileen Cariglia and husband John of Worcester, Mass., Frank Hurley and wife Carleen of Talala, Okla., Cathy Naths and husband Henri of Calgary, Alta., Trisha Bass and ...

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  4. WPI announces spring 2017 dean's listRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | Town Line

    The following local residents named to the university's dean's list, in Worcester, Massachusetts, for academic excellence for the spring 2017 semester.

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  5. Worcester man faces drug charges in NorwichRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Police announced Monday that a Worcester, Massachusetts, man has been charged in connection with an extensive investigation into the sale of heroin in Connecticut and Massachusetts. Police said FBI agents and Norwich police detectives arrested Elias Escarraman, 34, of 50 Blackstone River Road, Worcester on May 15. Escarraman was found to have 2,000 bags of heroin and tried to flee from members of law enforcement, police said.

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  6. SYFS to offer free Youth Mental Health First Aid courseRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... residents and professionals who live or work in Grafton, Northborough, Southborough, Shrewsbury, Westborough and Worcester. Christine Mowry, project director for SYFS's Youth Mental Health First Aid, will be running the workshop. Over the course of ...

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  7. Campus watch: CBA grad helps Merrimack to title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... that helped Bates capture its third straight New England Small College Athletic Conference title on May 12 in Worcester, Mass. Bierman was named to the National Invitational Rowing Championship All-Academic Team on May 18. The senior was named to ...

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  8. Harrington Hospital to stop delivering babiesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... hospital. The change comes on the heels of a plan by UMass Memorial to close some psychiatric beds in their Worcester location. The plan drew some criticism. Last week, UMass Memorial announced an agreement with Harrington that would move inpatient ...

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  9. Citing Molly Bish case, officials push for added resources when kids go missingRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... and cases change, McKeon said one thing remains when a child goes missing. Other speakers at the event included Worcester District Attorney Joseph Early, State Police Lt. Pi Downsbrough and Ann Wilkinson, program mentor at My Life My Choice, a ...

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  10. Diana M. Wood, 71, formerly of GraftonRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    Diana was born April 29, 1946 in Worcester, daughter of the late Adeline and Henry Wood. Her roots were in Grafton, where she lived most of her life before moving to Northbridge a few years ago.

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  11. Southborough police log, May 26 editionRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Community Advocate Newspaper

    ... active arrest warrants out of Framingham District Court. 12:09 p.m. Arrested, Cindy Lidonde of Country Club Blvd, Worcester, MA. Ms. Lidonde was charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle with a Revoked Driver's License; and was also found to have two ...

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  12. Commission won't let man run for 2 seats on same councilRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    A candidate for office in Massachusetts has been told that he's not allowed to run for two different seats on the city council. The Telegram & Gazette reports that William S. Coleman III has filed to run for Worcester council representing the city's first district and, separately, representing the city at large.

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  13. Health | Reliant Medical Group Adds Madariya to Dept. of Obstetrics & GynecologyRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Go Local

    Madariya is welcoming new patients at Reliant Medical Group's Webster office as well as the Worcester Medical Center in Saint Vincent Hospital.

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  14. News | Victim of Mt. Pleasant Street Assault & Robbery DiesRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Go Local

    The man who was the victim of an assault and robbery on Mount Pleasant street has passed away as a result of his injuries. The man identified as 40-year-old Dai Ha of Worcester was pronounced dead on Sunday, May 21. The death has been ruled homicide by the Medical Examiner.

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  15. News | Worcester Man Arrested on Drug Charges Following Two Month InvestigationRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Go Local

    Miguel Rivera, 35 of Worcester was charged with 2 counts of distribution of class A substance , distribution of a class B substance, and 3 counts of a drug violation within 1,000 feet of a school. On Tuesday, May 23, members of the WPD Vice Squad had in their possession a search warrant for 30 Gardner Street.

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  16. Food | Chef Walter's Flavors + Knowledge: Frisee With Walnuts, Apples, Grapes, & Blue CheeseRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... five-cheese filled fried ravioli topped with marinara sauce and provolone cheese. The best roast beef sandwich in Worcester is, of course, found at New England Roast Beef (It should be though, right?). When Smokestack opened up, the fried pickles ...

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  17. Clive McFarlane: NAACP looks to change with the times Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Planning for a musical , two upcoming candidate forums for councilor-at-large races, and its second annual City Hall prayer event were the main agenda items at the Worcester NAACP membership meeting held Monday evening at the YMCA. The meeting, however, was initially dominated by a non-agenda item, the decision by the NAACP national board to seek new leadership and a new direction, or, as the organization stated in a May 19 press release, a "transformational, system-wide refresh and strategic re-envisioning."

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  18. Court orders middle-mile operator to protect serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Berkshire Eagle

    ... to expire. For the Massachusetts Technology Collaborative, the order delivers a third key win in federal court in Worcester and safeguards both the functioning and long-term viability of the "middle mile" network. At the same time, MassTech is ...

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  19. Worcester City Council considers options for retail marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... night broached the idea of having a "temporary hold" put into place on recreational marijuana establishments in Worcester so the city can take the time needed to explore all the available legal options for controlling the retail sale of marijuana. ...

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  20. Allegro MicroSystems Announces a New Two-Wire, Zero-Speed Differential Gear-Tooth Sensor ICRead the original story

    Yesterday | PressReleasePoint

    ... focus on office automation, industrial, and consumer/communications solutions. Allegro is headquartered in Worcester, Massachusetts (USA) with design, applications, and sales support centers located worldwide. Further information about Allegro can ...

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