Worcester Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Everything you wanted to know about Earth 2.0Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    It's the most exciting find to come from the Kepler telescope - 452b, a planet just 1,400 light years away from Earth. Estimated 60 percent larger than Earth, it orbits its sun in the habitable zone.

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  2. Bono teams up with Revo for eye care awarenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The "Buy Vision, Give Sight" campaign with eyewear brand Revo is designed to raise $10 million for screening, eyeglasses and other assistance to the impoverished. Revo will donate $10 for each pair of eyeglasses it sells, and the U2 frontman will introduce his own line of Revo sunglasses, which he has been wearing on U2's sold-out tour, in the fall.

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  3. Piro SpiroRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    He leaves his wife, Elizabeth Spiro; three children, Nicholas Spiro and his wife Patricia Swenson, of Green Valley, Ariz., Susan and her husband Kevin DeCaire, of North Grafton, and Robert and his wife Lisa Spiro, of Emmaus, Pa.; two grandchildren, Christopher and Samantha Spiro; many nieces and nephews, among them, Pamela Bergstrom. He was born in Worcester, son of Nicholas and Xanthepe Spiro, and graduated from Commerce High School. Mr. Spiro worked in the sales and engineering department at Lodding Engineer Company, Rice Barton Company and Flame Tech, before retiring.

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  4. Grant helps boost emerging artistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The Newport Festivals Foundation, which runs the jazz and folk festivals, said on Thursday that it received a $40,000 grant from the Rhode Island Foundation for the second consecutive year. Festival producer George Wein says the money helps bring new and exciting acts to Rhode Island, and keeps people in the area longer.

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  5. Powers behind 'Power' lobby CongressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    "I think it's so important that shows like 'Power' exist, shows like 'Survivor's Remorse,' because they really show the world as it is, as opposed to a fictional version that's been whitewashed," the series' creator and showrunner, Courtney Kemp Agboh, told The Associated Press. Hardwick and Agboh joined Starz executives for Capitol Hill meetings with Rep. G.K. Butterfield, D-N.C., chairman of the Congressional Black Caucus, and other lawmakers.

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  6. Table Hoppin': Italian restaurant on Hamilton Street all about familyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Anthony Panarelli and wife, Carolyn, own and operate the business, which from all appearances has received a warm welcome from diners. The restaurant is located in the spot formerly occupied by the short-lived Mimo's Deli & Italian Specialties.

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  7. EU opens antitrust case against studiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Item Extra

    "European consumers want to watch the pay-TV channels of their choice regardless of where they live or travel in the EU," EU antitrust chief Margrethe Vestager said. "Our investigation shows that they cannot do this today."

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  8. AP source: Union offered NFL settlement on Brady suspensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The players' union proposed a settlement on Tom Brady's four-game suspension last week that was "met with silence" by the NFL, a person familiar with the proposal told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Thursday because the NFL Players Association's offer was confidential.

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  9. Milford police, EMTs revive driver, passenger who OD'dRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Police revived two men, one driving the other on Route 140, after they overdosed on strong heroin and lost consciousness while moving down the road. According to Milford Police, a driver behind the car with the two men, ages 46 and 48, from Mendon and Milford, reported a GMC Envoy operating erratically on Route 140, heading south to the Water Street intersection.

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  10. Reality TV Lawyer Loredana Nesci Found Dead; Boyfriend ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Loredana Nesci, the star of the Sundance reality series Loredana, Esq. , was found dead Wednesday, according to The Los Angeles Times .

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  11. Chattanooga attack victim's funeral in Springfield MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The family of Gunnery Sgt. Thomas Sullivan announced that the private funeral Mass is scheduled for Monday at Holy Cross Church in Springfield.

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  12. 2 men shot, dog killed in Flagg St. home invasion in WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 22 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Police said the victims, ages 22 and 25, were in stable condition at a local hospital Wednesday. The 25-year-old required emergency surgery.

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  13. EU opens antitrust case against 6 major US movie studiosRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Item Extra

    The European Union has launched an antitrust case against six major U.S. movie studios, including Disney and Warner Bros, and British satellite broadcaster Sky for restricting access across the 28-country bloc. The EU's executive Commission said Thursday it had sent a statement of objections to the companies regarding what it says are "contractual restrictions" that prevent Sky offering its full service to consumers beyond Britain and Ireland.

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  14. US unemployment aid applications plummet to 42-year lowRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The number of people seeking U.S. unemployment aid plunged last week to the lowest level in nearly 42 years, evidence that employers are holding onto their staffs and likely hiring at a steady pace. Yet the drop also reflects seasonal volatility in the data.

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  15. Traffic alert: Lane changes on Route 9 bridge over Lake QuinsigamondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Item Extra

    Traffic is now traveling over the separate east and west spans of the new Kenneth F. Burns Memorial Bridge over Lake Quinsigamond. CNAs EVENING SHIFT - FT/PT Countryside Health Care of Milford, a non-profit nursing and rehab facility with an impeccable reputation, seeks staff for its new Memory Care Unit.

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  16. Cape Cod man fined $400,000 for destroying wetlandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Item Extra

    A Chatham man who destroyed protected coastal wetlands to build a new home, boathouse and pool on his property faces nearly $400,000 in fines and remedial costs. The state attorney general says David Rogers last year used heavy construction equipment to dig up at least 2,000 square feet of salt marsh and damaged coastal resources, including some on other people's property.

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  17. Southwick: MoCA, WAM, FAM & IconsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    But nowadays art museums are playing a new role – community centers and organizers of neighborhood betterment projects even as they reach out to enrich the lives of common folk.  The Fitchburg Art Museum is a prime example. Once a traditional museum with a collection patronized by the affluent and educated, FAM is being transformed by its new, energetic director, Nick Capasso, into an engine of community improvement.

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  18. The engine that mightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Minutes after signing the state budget authorization last Friday, Gov. Charlie Baker appointed the new five-member Fiscal Management and Control Board for the “T” as part of the MBTA reorganization he had been seeking. The board then held its first meeting on Tuesday, the first possible day under posting requirements of the state's open meeting law.

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  19. Letter: Error not in keeping with newspapers' high standardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | The Item Extra

    As reported in the Sunday Telegram of July 12, 2015, the story of Cameron Clapp is heartwarming and encouraging. Mr. Clapp lost parts of both legs and one arm in an accident and has become an inspirational speaker.

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  20. Women in Comics discussed July 25 at the Worcester Public LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 23 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The role of women in comic books, whether it be in the work of female creators or the portrayal of female characters, is a hot-button topic in the genre.

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