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  1. Jeff Green of Boston Celtics on $1-million Georgetown donation: 'It was a no-brainer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | MassLive.com

    When Jeff Green spoke to a group of Boston students Thursday evening about the value of education, he pointed to his past. Despite leaving Georgetown early to pursue an NBA career, Green returned to school to finish off his degree.

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  2. Las Vegas chefs, in town for MGM event, offer pointers to Putnam Academy culinary arts studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Two award-winning Las Vegas chefs told culinary arts students at the Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy on Thursday that the most important tool in their line of work is a sharp knife. Without it, Chef Edmund Wong , executive chef at the Bellagio, said it's impossible to do the job.

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  3. Veteran Charly Oliva gets one-day home makeover, complete with flag...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | MassLive.com

    By Wednesday at 9:30 a.m., Demond Street in the city's North End looked as if a crew from "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" had arrived. Some 40 volunteers, assembled on the lawn of a 1920's era home, cheered in unison, and then quickly set to work, grabbing ladders, paint brushes, and lawn care equipment.

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  4. Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield opposes casino despite selling 1st parcel of land to MGMRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | MassLive.com

    This Republican file photo of 82 Howard St., the former St. Joseph's rectory in the South End of Springfield, was purchased by MGM Resorts International in 2012 for $1 million, despite the building's value being assessed at $362,000. The Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield recently came out in opposition to casino gaming in Massachusetts, despite profiting off the sale, which helped clear the parcel for MGM's proposed $800 million casino resort.

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  5. Holyoke officials discussing cost, efficiency of 3 personnel officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Officials are considering how to make personnel departments at Holyoke City Hall, School Department and Gas and Electric Department more efficient. HOLYOKE -- Three personnel departments for one city doesn't seem like efficient math, so a plan is underway to improve that.

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  6. 'Potential human remains of baby,' reportedly found in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Investigators were working at the scene of a home at 23 St. Paul St. that they called a potential crime scene. According to WCVB-TV, NewsCenter5 in Needham , crews were having to use special gear because the home in infested with vermin.

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  7. Former Big Dig chief admits underreporting incomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | MassLive.com

    James Kerasiotes, the former Big Dig chief, is seen in this 2000 photo taken during an editorial board meeting of at the Union-News, now The Republican. He admitted in Boston federal court Thursday to underreporting his income.

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  8. State Sen. Donald Humason, R-Westfield to meet with Easthampton constituentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 9, 2014 | MassLive.com

    State Sen. Donald F. Humason Jr., R-Westfield has announced office hours for Easthampton constituents at the Easthampton Senior Center Sept. 16. Humason and staff members will be at Easthampton's Senior Center, located at 19 Union St., from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. to chat and discuss issues and concerns.

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  9. Veteran, community leader Gumersindo Gomez selected as Grand Marshal...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Korean War veteran Victor M. Rosario, now 89, of Springfield Massachusetts, right, with veteran Gumersino Gomez, left. Rosario is a surviving member of Puerto Rico's 65th Infantry Regiment of the United States Army, known as the Borinqueneers.

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  10. Bishop Emeritus Joseph Maguire turns 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Clemetine Poirier, of the Cercle des Dames Francaise, greets Cardinal Humberto Medeiros, left, at a reception, in May 1980, at the former St. Joseph's Church on Howard St. In the middle is Bishop Joseph Maguire of the Springfield Diocese. Bishop Emeritus Joseph F. Maguire , fifth bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield, turns 95, on Sept.

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  11. Worcester Tornado: National Grid says 400 without powerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2014 | MassLive.com

    More than 400 national Grid Customers in Worcester are still without power Monday, a day after an EF-0 tornado with winds of up to 85 mph touched down on the south side of the city near where Interstate 290 and Route 146 meet "In Worcester it is an unusual configuration, unusual for New England, in that the poles run through back yards," Graves ... (more)

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  12. Lieutenant governor candidates differ on Massachusetts casino questionRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 29, 2014 | MassLive.com

    The three candidates for lieutenant governor – Steve Kerrigan, Michael Lake and Lelund Cheung –shared their views on the merits of casino gambling as the electorate stands poised to vote on a November ballot question seeking to overturn the state law that allows the licensing of three resort-style casinos and one slots-parlor in the ... (more)

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  13. Just Folks: Hampshire, Franklin, Metro East Plus: Academic honors...Read the original story

    Aug 27, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Cameron Laramee , of Belchertown, was recognized for outstanding academic accomplishments by being named to the spring president's list at LeTourneau University.

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  14. Religion notes: Aug. 21, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 21, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Foster Memorial Church, 1791 Wilbraham Road in the Sixteen Acres section will hold a "Attic Treasures" tag sale on the front lawn on Saturday, Aug. 23 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Items for sale include: books, household and yard items and more.

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  15. Holyoke ground-breaking to change former Holyoke Catholic High School ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 18, 2014 | MassLive.com

    "Today's groundbreaking ceremony represents the city's continued commitment to a vibrant, densely-populated downtown," Morse said, in a state press release.

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  16. Call for questions: What shall we ask Charlie Baker, Republican candidate for governorRead the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Republican gubernatorial hopeful Charlie Baker shakes hands with supporters before participating in the 2014 Massachusetts Gubernatorial Forum on Mental Health in Boston on Wednesday, June 25, 2014, sponsored by The Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology.

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  17. Holyoke and state officials set ceremonial ground-breaking of old...Read the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | MassLive.com

    HOLYOKE -- Shovels will be ceremonially plunged into the soil Monday to mark a ground-breaking for the $19 million conversion of the old Holyoke Catholic High School campus on Chestnut Street into 54 apartments.

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  18. New Springfield downtown study calls for focus on dining, culture, and streetside improvementsRead the original story

    Aug 13, 2014 | MassLive.com

    A new study of the downtown district along Worthington Street has provided a blueprint for its renaissance that includes a call for expanded dining and retail opportunities, market rate housing, and improvements to open space and traffic flow.

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  19. Installation day schedule for Bishop Mitchell Rozanski, who takes...Read the original story

    Aug 12, 2014 | MassLive.com

    The Most Rev. Mitchell T. Rozanski is slated to be installed as ninth bishop of the Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield in a Mass at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Springfield's St. Michael's Cathedral, 260 State St. There will be a brief session with the press immediately afterward, followed by a 5 p.m. public reception at The Big E's Better Living Center, ... (more) 1 comment

  20. Religion notes: Aug. 7, 2014Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Holy Cross Church, 61 Maple St. is holding their annual Polish picnic on Sunday, Aug. 10 from noon to 4 p.m. Pierogi, golumki, polish plates will be served, games to be played with baskets to be raffled.

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