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Taunton, Massachusetts is located in Bristol County. Zip codes in Taunton, MA include 02783, 02780, and 02718. The median home price in Taunton is $224,900 which is roughly $150/per square foot. More Taunton information.

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2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

Tribes support changing feds' recognition process

American Indians attending a Tuesday hearing at the Mashpee Wampanoag community center on Cape Cod said they support the federal government's plan to make it easier for tribes to gain federal recognition.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

MTA Today

In video, Taunton teachers go beyond testing

Debating whether plastic bags should be banned, researching sea turtles and creating laws modeled after the Code of Hammurabi are just some of the creative projects Taunton teachers love to work on with their students.

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WWLP

Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Franklin County

Immediate Broadcast Requested Severe Thunderstorm Warning National Weather Service Taunton Ma 654 Am Edt Mon Jul 28 2014 The National Weather Service In Taunton Has Issued A - Severe Thunderstorm Warning For Northeastern Franklin County In Western Massachusetts Southwestern Cheshire County In Southern New Hampshire - Until 745 Am Edt - At 653 Am ... (more)

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Boston Herald

Carr: Count on Tsarnaevs' EBT card collection

What's the over-under on how many EBT cards the Tsarnaev gang had in their heyday? Very conservatively, I'm going to say 15. It's difficult to nail down exact numbers, because these are, after all, undocumented Democrats, and God forbid that their privacy rights should ever be violated.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Nashoba Valley Medical Center nurses unionize in Ayer

For Fran Karaska, who is celebrating 25 years of employment at Nashoba Valley Medical Center this month, Thursday was one of the most memorable days of her nursing career.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Las Vegas firm hired to design proposed Taunton casino

A Las Vegas-based architectural firm that has worked on some of the largest casinos in the world has been hired to design the proposed Mashpee Wampanoag casino in Taunton.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Caring for You: He works to keep people up and moving

Ed Janulaitis, CPO , is the president of Advanced Orthopedic Services, Inc. in Hyannis.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Boston Herald

Wampanoag chief has mixed feelings on casino bid

In the centuries since its ancestors greeted the Pilgrims in 1620, the Mashpee Wampanoag tribe has struggled to overcome financial hardship, recover lost land and even reclaim its nearly forgotten language.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Boston Herald

Taunton police crack thefts from Home Depots

Police have identified a man and woman they say have been stealing thousands of dollars' worth of big-ticket items from Home Depot stores across southeastern Massachusetts.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Examiner.com

Providence weather: Dry weather ahead

Forecast discussion: Although I have been talking about it for days, we finally received the periods of heavy rain and isolated thunderstorms.

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Boston.com

Flash Flood Warning Issued for Bristol and Plymouth Counties

The National Weather service has issued a flash flood warning for northern Bristol county and western Plymouth county until 10:30 a.m. Wednesday.

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Cape Cod Times

Taunton man pleads not guilty to drug, firearms charges

A Taunton man was released on $150 bail Tuesday after pleading not guilty to drug and firearms charges, according to Falmouth District Court records.

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MTA Today

New MTA leaders take office

MTA President Barbara Madeloni and Vice President Janet Anderson took office as the new leaders of the Commonwealth's largest union on July 15, promising a course of member-driven activism that focuses on resisting corporate-driven policies and reclaiming a democratic vision of public education for students, schools, colleges and communities.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Berkshire Eagle

Grant to fund study of Thunder Brook habitat in wake of Cheshire dam's removal

That will be the subject of a study funded by a state grant to be used by the Hoosac River Watershed Association.

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WMGI-FM Terre Haute

One-vehicle crash in Putnam Co.

The driver of a one-vehicle crash on Interstate 70, 74-year-old Francis Paquette of East Taunton, Massachusetts has succumbed to health issues at the Putnam County Hospital.

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

Boston Herald

Hunch helped cops nab heist suspect

A police officer's hunch helped catch a Taunton grandfather who allegedly robbed two banks and deposited the cash at a third - all in one very busy Saturday morning - in an effort to feed his Lottery scratch ticket obsession, police said.

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Sun Jul 13, 2014

Boston Herald

Luck runs out for bank-rob suspect

A Taunton senior citizen was so desperate to feed his Lottery scratch ticket addiction that he knocked over two banks, telling tellers he was armed to the teeth, police said.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Judge says he ranked job candidates highly despite misgivings

Taunton District Court Judge Kevan Cunningham said he was resigned to the idea that Joe Dooley would be given the top probation job in his court when, in March 2006, he scored Dooley the highest after an interview - even though he believed another candidate was better qualified.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

MassLive.com

Severe thunderstorm alert posted for Western Massachusetts

In the Springfield and Greenfield areas, the National Weather Service at Taunton predicted that the storms could produce gusty wind and heavy rain.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

MassLive.com

Tropical storm warning in effect for Cape Cod and Nantucket and flash ...

Clear blue skies welcome beachgoers in Atlantic Beach, N.C., following Hurricane Arthur on Friday, July 4, 2014.

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