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Granite Raises $200,000 for ALS as Part of Ice Bucket Challenge
Granite Telecommunications, LLC, a provider of communications services to businesses, announced that it has donated $200,000 to ALS charities as part of the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Puppy Doe faithful at courta as suspect larceny trial set
The 33-year-old Polish immigrant accused of torturing a young pit bull so horrifically that she had to be put down in the notorious "Puppy Doe" case will stand trial in February on charges he stole from an elderly woman he was taking care of.
Banker & Tradesman
New Bedford Named One Of Worst Cities In U.S. For First-Time Homebuyers
A new study has ranked New Bedford as one of the top five worst cities in the country for first-time homebuyers.
Big News Network.com
Pizza-maker may get tossed from U.S. because he doesn't toss pizza dough
Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
The PAWS Act pending Gova s signature
The PAWS Act would impose harsher penalties on people who abuse their pets. The bill was filed last year after a pit bull named "Puppy Doe" was found beaten, stabbed and even burned in Quincy.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Thomas Farragher 3 years on, a break in Quincy slaying
More than three years after she disappeared from her Quincy apartment, leaving behind a blood-soaked carpet and a devastated circle of family and friends, we now know who authorities suspect killed Evelin Valibayova.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
The Beaumont Enterprise
Maserati patrol car raises police suspicions
In this Aug. 2, 2014 photo provided by Eric Clark, a Maserati resembling a police cruiser sits parked along the shore in Quincy, Mass.
Banker & Tradesman
Worcester Apartment Complex Sold For $5M
An affiliate of Quincy-based Advanced Realty Management has acquired the Park Plaza Apartments and a nearby parking lot in Worcester for $5 million.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
Grocery: Dairy King
Franchisee Dennis Lane credits his 7-Eleven convenience store's high-volume milk sales to a mix of location, customer service and presentation.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
Scofflaw vs. spigot-bigot: The word contests of Prohibition
During the early 20th century there was a brief craze for contests to coin new words, somewhat like the ones we have today to name baby giraffes at the zoo.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
How do first-generation Chinese Americans celebrate the August Moon Festival in America?
Many Chinese families who immigrate to the United States drop several of their country's traditions in an effort to assimilate to American culture and society.
Police logs - Aug. 8
Wayne A. Britt, Jr., 21, of 1 Concord Court was charged Wednesday with driving with a suspended license and failure to obey a traffic control signal.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Lee Farm adds IT tenants
The officials at Lee Farm Corporate Park continue to add new tenants to the building's roster with two new companies announced Tuesday.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Snack attacks, 'shameful' oil pollution, McDonald's China comeback and the edible pot police top Monday's global business news
Snack attacks, 'shameful' oil pollution, McDonald's China comeback and the edible pot police top Monday's global business news In this Thursday, July 10, 2014, file photo, a student examines a sample of the cannabis strain "granddaddy purple" during a cooking class at the New England Grass Roots Institute in Quincy, Mass.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
The Daily Republic
Marijuana edibles burgeoning into an industry
The proliferation of marijuana edibles for both medical and recreational purposes is giving rise to a cottage industry of baked goods, candies, infused oils, cookbooks and classes that promises a slow burn as more states legalize the practice and awareness spreads about the best ways to deliver the drug.
Albany Times Union
Not so golden: Wealth gap lasting into retirement
This July 8, 2014 photo shows William Kistler at work in his office in Denver. Sixty-three-year-old William Kistler views retirement like someone tied to the tracks watching a train coming: It's looming, it's threatening and there's little he can do."
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Quincy Man Fined for Running 'Illegal' B&B
Quincy city officials have fined a Squantum homeowner $1,000 for allegedly running an illegal bed-and-breakfast out of his home.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
House Backs New Set-Up For Southfield
A bill that sets up a new management structure for the Southfield development at the former South Weymouth Naval Air Station has been approved by the state House of Representatives, a day before the end of the legislative session.
Average US 30-year mortgage rate at 4.12 percent
Mortgage company Freddie Mac says the nationwide average for a 30-year loan slipped to 4.12 percent from 4.13 percent last week.