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11 min ago | CBS Local

Brockton Child, 3, Struck And Killed By Car

A young child was hit by a car Friday afternoon in Brockton and died a short time later at an area hospital.

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Related Topix: Brockton, MA

7 hrs ago | Banker & Tradesman

Cape Cod Five To Open New Loan Production Office In Plymouth

The loan production office, located at One Village Green North in The Pinehills, is scheduled to open later this fall.

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Related Topix: Plymouth, MA

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Boston Herald

In Massachusetts, advocates and critics expect flood

Immigration officials are bracing for a "tsunami" of illegals seeking services in the Bay State once President Obama signs an executive order that would scale back deportations and provide temporary legal protection to as many as 5 million undocumented workers.

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Related Topix: Bristol County, MA, Immigration Reform, Opinion

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Penny-wise, pound-foolish

In a recent editorial board meeting The Standard-Times of New Bedford organized to discuss the topic of mental health, state Sen. Marc R. Pacheco was asked whether anyone had studied how much it costs to treat inmates with mental illness in the corrections system instead of the health care system.

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Related Topix: New Bedford, MA, Opinion

Wed Aug 20, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Talk of the Towns

The Middleboro Health Department has issued an alert as the result of a positive finding for West Nile virus in a mosquito pool in the northwest quandrant of the town.

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Related Topix: Middleboro, MA, Health, West Nile Virus

Tue Aug 19, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Our View: Mental health and jails: Penny wise, pound foolish

Those estimates represent 45% of federal offenders, 56% state offenders, and 64% jail inmates.

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Related Topix: Prison, Opinion

Mon Aug 18, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Mosquito spraying in Marion and Rochester Wednesday morning

The Plymouth County Mosquito Control will conduct ground spraying in Rochester and Marion early Wednesday morning, weather permitting.

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Related Topix: Marion, MA, Rochester, MA

Sun Aug 17, 2014

MassLive.com

Massachusetts State Police to hold sobriety checkpoints in Hampden and Essex counties

Massachusetts State Police will be looking for intoxicated drivers this weekend in Plymouth County, where a sobriety checkpoint will be established Saturday evening into Sunday morning.

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Related Topix: Hampden County, MA, Essex County, MA, Framingham, MA

Fri Aug 15, 2014

SouthCoastToday.com

Trial likely in dispute between Plymouth County DA, former prosecutor

A legal dispute between the Plymouth County district attorney and one of his former top prosecutors is likely headed to trial after the two sides failed to reach a settlement this week.

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Thu Aug 14, 2014

Boston Herald

Brockton boy, 12, killed on birthday by an 18-wheeler

The 12-year-old Brockton boy who was hit and killed by a tractor-trailer while in-line skating on his birthday yesterday was a recalled as a spirited, friendly kid who loved playing outdoors and a always had a smile for a everyone.

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Related Topix: Brockton, MA, Opinion

Boston.com

Boy hit and killed by truck in Brockton

A child was hit and killed by a truck on Battles Street in Brockton on Thursday afternoon, according to Brockton officials.

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Related Topix: Brockton, MA

Tue Aug 05, 2014

WHDH

Man accused of impeding Duxbury remains investigation

A man was arraigned Monday in Brockton District Court on charges connected to a box of human remains that was found in Duxbury two weeks ago.

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Related Topix: Duxbury, MA

Mon Aug 04, 2014

Boston.com

Man charged with misleading Duxbury death probe

A Guatemalan man has been charged with misleading police in an investigation of human remains found in a box in Duxbury last month.

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