Worcester Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. In Clinton, fans on lookout for movie starsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Lemke was one of more than 100 people who hung out on Church Street for hours, hoping to see Mr. Ferrell and other actors, including Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson and John Lithgow. She drove up from Norfolk with her children Robea, Noelle, Ben, Agnes, Vincent and Juliette.

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  2. Worcester vice officers arrest 2 men on drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Police said vice squad officers were on undercover patrol Wednesday afternoon when one of the officers recognized Xiu Pham, 37, of 5 Patch Reservoir Drive, drive by. The officer, who recognized Mr. Pham from a previous arrest related to a separate vice operation, followed Mr. Pham to a Canterbury Street business.

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  3. Pennies saved are pennies earned for St. Johna s soup kitchen in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    For years, Carole Cronin's husband, Jerry, would come home from work, empty his pockets, and toss the change in a five-gallon water jug. When Gerald Cronin Jr. passed away, the collection of pennies, 25 years' worth, must have weighed a couple hundred pounds, Mrs. Cronin recalls.

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  4. Coreen Gaffney, wife of Worcester councilor, running for District 4 seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Coreen Gaffney, a resident of the University Park area, has announced her candidacy for the District 4 City Council seat. Ms. Gaffney, the wife of Councilor-at-Large Michael T. Gaffney, had taken out nomination papers for both the District 4 contest and School Committee.

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  5. City Hall Notebook: City manager budget changes aim to improve predictabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In advance of releasing his fiscal 2018 municipal budget proposal on Friday, City Manager Edward M. Augustus Jr. has won approval from the City Council Municipal Operations Committee for the financial blueprint he will be using to build his budget. The three-member committee Tuesday endorsed changes Mr. Augustus is making to the strategic long-term financial plan used by the city for the past 10 years so it better reflects budgetary demands and today's financial climate.

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  6. Worcester woman allegedly attacks Westboro police officer after getting a speeding ticketRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WESTBORO – A Worcester woman irate after being pulled over for driving nearly double the speed limit on Route 9 Tuesday was arrested after attacking a police officer, according to Police Chief Alan Gordon.  Officer Christopher Atchue was monitoring speed on Route 9 near the Northboro line shortly after 10 p.m. when he saw a car driven by Silvia Bodden bolting toward him at 84 mph. The speed limit on that section of Route 9 is 45 mph, said Chief Gordon.  Ms.

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  7. In Clinton, fans on lookout Wahlberg, Ferrell, GibsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Lemke was one of more than 100 people who hung out on Church Street for hours, hoping to see Mr. Ferrell and other actors, including Mark Wahlberg, Mel Gibson and John Lithgow. She drove up from Norfolk with her children Robea, Noelle, Ben, Agnes, Vincent and Juliette.

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  8. Former Southbridge school boss pleads not guilty to indecent A&BRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 3 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Steven B. Bliss, the former superintendent of schools in Southbridge, was arraigned Wednesday in Central District Court on a charge of indecent assault and battery on a 14-year-old boy. A not-guilty plea was entered by the court on his behalf and Judge David B. Locke continued the case to June 27. Mr. Bliss, 44, of 1 Woodview Way, Hopkinton, was released on personal recognizance.

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  9. Clive McFarlane: Hard work opens door to Harvard Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 2 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Deni Hoxha's father, an Albanian, was the beneficiary of the U.S. Diversity Immigrant Visa, a lottery that provides up to 50,000 randomly selected foreigners with permanent residency in the United States, a program that incidentally is on the new administration's chopping block. Travis Tran, the son of Vietnam immigrants was born here, and was lucky to have had two older brothers who told him about an accelerated learning program at Sullivan Middle and South High Community School called Goddard's Scholars.

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  10. Clive McFarlane: Worcester council talks trash solutions Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    And while this often irks city leaders, there is nothing they can do about it since such trashing is considered free speech. There is much the City Council can do, however, when the trashing is literal, i.e., illegal dumping, which has gotten way out of hand, according to a recent column by our City Hall reporter, Nick Kotsopoulos.

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  11. Worcester City Council wants advertising a pollutiona stoppedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The city is cracking down on commercial enterprises that have been nailing signs advertising their services on city trees and utility poles, creating neighborhood eyesores. City Manager Edward M. Augustus Jr. told the City Council Tuesday night the Department of Inspectional Services is making an effort to contact those businesses.

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  12. Union carpenters rally against subcontractor on downtown Worcester projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The $90 million mixed-used development along Front Street still appears to be very much under construction, but it already assumes an impressive stance along a gentle decline toward Union Station.  There's lots of glass and varying shades of brick. When completed it will include more than 230 market-rate rental apartments, spaces for stores and a garage.

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  13. Donald Melville, former Norton Co. chairman, lover of the arts, rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    In the mid-1990s, Donald R. Melville, longtime CEO of Worcester's once-mighty Norton Co., shared with a reporter some weighty thoughts. “You roll your way from one thing to the next until you reach the end of the road,” the native Briton, then 69, waxed of his “rolling retirement,” accentuating the point with a high-pitched laugh.

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  14. Worcester schools draft warning on wireless devicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER The school district could soon warn families to take precautions against exposure to wireless Internet radiation, after a school standing committee this week approved a set of recommendations developed by the administration. The new guidelines, which still must be approved by the full School Committee at its meeting Thursday, encourage technology users to avoid keeping cellphones, tablets and laptops close to their body, and to turn off the wireless connectivity on those devices when not using the internet.

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  15. Donald Melville, longtime head of Norton Co. in Worcester, dead at 90Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 25 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Donald R. Melville, longtime chairman of Worcester's Norton Company and dedicated supporter of the arts, died Saturday in Maine, his family said. "His 90 years were full of adventure, travel, fun and accomplishment," family wrote in his obituary, detailing a life that included service in the Royal Air Force and service on many different boards, including the Worcester Art Museum.

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  16. Man gets 2 years for slashing Worcester policemana s faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A Worcester man charged with slashing a police officer's face with a knife has been sentenced to jail after pleading guilty to assault charges. Patxie Delorbe, 31, was sentenced Monday to 2½ years in the House of Correction, with 1 year of probation to follow, after pleading guilty in Worcester Superior Court to assault and battery with a dangerous weapon , assault with intent to murder, assault with a dangerous weapon, carrying a dangerous weapon, resisting arrest and two counts each of assault and battery on a police officer and violating an abuse prevention order.

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  17. Worcester father held on shaken baby allegationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER - A Seward Street man accused of seriously injuring his 3-month-old son by shaking the infant Friday and forcefully placing him in a baby swing was ordered held without bail Monday pending a dangerousness hearing Thursday in Central District Court. Joseph Page, 34, of 3 Seward St. was arraigned Monday before Judge Paul L. McGill on charges of assault and battery on a child causing substantial injury and assault and battery.

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  18. Hernandeza s fiancee wants to see notes he left; funeral todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 24 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Aaron Hernandez's fiancee is asking a Massachusetts judge to release copies of the three notes the former NFL star left in his cell last week before he killed himself. The Boston Globe reports that Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez's attorney George Leontire made the request to the judge Monday morning, hours before Hernandez's funeral was to begin in Bristol, Connecticut.

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  19. Worcester pledge to get judgesa OK for no-knock raids is brokenRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    WORCESTER After a 2015 "no-knock" SWAT raid that found a shaken family at gunpoint instead of the targeted criminal, state police vowed to seek approval for raids from a judge instead of a clerk-magistrate. With one exception, that critical judicial oversight is not being done in Worcester County, a review of court records by the Telegram & Gazette shows.

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  20. Clive McFarlane: Racial disparities persist in mortgage lending Posted atRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    There is business and then there is the business of dealing with black people. There is hardly any aspect of American life in which the latter transaction doesn't leave blacks on the short end of the stick.

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