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  1. Motorcycle accidents mar warm SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | MassLive.com

    Warm weather prompted many motorcycle owners to break out their bikes Sunday. But more motorcycles on the road meant more accidents.

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  2. Dramatic video captures images of BoltBus bursting into flames on Massachusetts Turnpike in NewtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MassLive.com

    A BoltBus burst into flames on the Massachusetts Turnpike in West Newton Monday afternoon temporarily shutting down eastbound lanes of the highway during the evening rush hour. Despite the dramatic events, no injuries were reported, Massachusetts State Police said, as the bus had been evacuated prior to the fire.

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  3. Aaron Hernandez accused of shooting Alexander Bradley, witness to South End double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | MassLive.com

    In this April 2, 2015 file photo, former New England Patriots NFL football player Aaron Hernandez reacts in court in Fall River, Mass. during his murder trial in the June 2013 killing of Odin Lloyd.

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  4. A brief history, back to 1792, of the Faces building in NorthamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 6 | MassLive.com

    The modern, low-slung Main Street building that houses TD Bank and the gift shop known as Faces stands out in downtown Northampton, which is mostly comprised of brick and brownstone commercial blocks constructed in the 19th century. Records are spotty about the use of the property from 1972, when J.J. Newberry closed its doors, to 1986, when Faces opened.

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  5. Club Scout: Arts Walk Easthampton includes fine musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | MassLive.com

    There is always an opportunity to sit down for a spell and enjoy some great music at the Manhan CafA . This month's offerings include Dylan Cronk, Brie Sullivan and Eric Lee , and hosts Orlen & Gabriel on Friday.

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  6. St. Peter's Episcopal Church plans Mother's Day servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | MassLive.com

    Those attending the 8 and 10 a.m. services at the church, 45 Buckingham St., are invited to bring a picture of a woman who is or was like a mother in their lives. These women will be honored with prayers, and red flowers will be given for those whose mother figure is alive, and white flowers for those whose mother is deceased.

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  7. Pride stations owner wants to bring compressed natural gas service station to WestfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | MassLive.com

    Compressed natural gas was described as safe and efficient during an informational session at City Hall Friday sponsored by Robert Bolduc, Pride Limited Partnership president. About a dozen city officials and representatives of the Fire Department and Westfield Gas and Electric Department attended the informal hearing to hear Michael P. Manning, director and market and business develo0pment for Alternative Vehicle Service Group and Stephen B. Russell, coordinator of the Massachusetts Department of Energy Resources explain the benefits of CNG and service stations that provide the alternative fuel.

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  8. 'Slide the City' coming to Holyoke this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | MassLive.com

    HOLYOKE -- For those in the Pioneer Valley who wish to slide for 1,000-feet, head to the Paper City this summer. Slide the City, a Utah-based company, will bring their 1,000-foot-long "slip and slide" to downtown Holyoke in August.

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  9. Tour bus fire snarls traffic on I84 in Sturbridge, no one injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2015 | MassLive.com

    A tour bus loaded with University of Connecticut students on their way to Boston caught fire at the Sturbridge toll interchange Saturday afternoon. No one was injured, said Massachusetts State Police Sgt.

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  10. Massachusetts Historical Commission raises new issue in MGM...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | MassLive.com

    The Massachusetts Historical Commission wants MGM Springfield to conduct a feasibility study to determine if the rear section of the historic State Armory building can be saved from demolition as part of MGM's casino development in the South End, according to local officials. The Armory issue surfaced during a nearly two-hour meeting between local and state officials in Boston, where agreement on the issues was otherwise the case, officials said.

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  11. MGM Springfield, city officials to meet with Mass. Historical Commission regarding casino projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Representatives of the city and MGM Springfield will meet Friday with officials from the Massachusetts Historical Commission in Boston to discuss how MGM will address historic preservation issues related to its $800 million casino project in the South End. The 1:30 p.m. meeting at the Massachusetts Archives building in Boston follows recent votes by Springfield Historical Commission , approving MGM's mitigation plans for historic buildings within the three-block casino footprint.

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  12. Boston ranked 3rd most walkable city after New York and San FranciscoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | MassLive.com

    BOSTON -- Getting around Beantown on foot may have been a bit difficult this winter, but according to a new report , doing so was still easier than in most big cities. Redfin, a residential real estate company based in Seattle that acquired WalkScore.com in 2014, says Boston is the third-most walkable city in the US.

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  13. Red Sox' Ryan Hanigan, the local boy, comes through in first...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Catcher Ryan Hanigan, an Andover High grad, has stayed in contact with one former local coach who helped him on his journey to the major leagues. And that coach is loving every minute of seeing Hanigan wear Red Sox attire.

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  14. Commemorations for Boston Marathon bombing anniversary to take place with trial in backgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 14, 2015 | MassLive.com

    In this April 17, 2013 photograph, flowers and signs adorn a barrier, two days after two explosions killed three and injured hundreds, at Boylston Street near the of finish line of the Boston Marathon at a makeshift memorial for victims and survivors of the bombing. Boston will mark the second anniversary of the 2013 marathon bombings Wednesday, April 15, 2015 with a subdued remembrance that includes a moment of silence, the pealing of church bells and a call for kindness.

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  15. Springfield Parking Authority chooses design consultant for Civic Center garage repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2015 | MassLive.com

    The Springfield Parking Authority on Friday selected a Boston engineering consultant to design and oversee an estimated $890,000 repair and renovation project at the Civic Center Garage in the downtown. The authority chose Desman Associates of Boston for the design work and will finalize the contract in coming days, said Mary McNally, the authority's executive director.

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  16. Boston Marathon bombing survivor to speak at Rays of Hope gatheringRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Adrianne Haslet-Davis, a professional ballroom dancer who lost her lower left leg in the 2013 Boston Marathon bombing, will be the keynote speaker at the 18th Annual Rays of Hope Breast Cancer Survivors' Day, Saturday, April 25, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the MassMutual Center. SPRINGFIELD - Adrianne Haslet-Davis' website says: "I refuse to be called a victim.

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  17. Massachusetts VA clinic, hospital wait times vary widelyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2015 | MassLive.com

    In a state that prides itself on access to great health care, wait times at Veterans Affairs hospitals and clinics vary widely, with some facilities in central and western Massachusetts delaying appointments at much higher rates than in the affluent east. Nearly 9,000 medical appointments at VA facilities in Massachusetts - about 2 percent of the state's total during the six-month period ending in February - failed to meet the department's goal of completing medical appointments within 30 days.

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  18. Four ways to celebrate Easter Sunday in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Planning on spending Easter Weekend in the Boston area? From an egg hunt downtown to a brunch aboard a Boston Harbor cruise, here are four events to help plan your holiday in the hub. Easter Egg Hunt at Faneuil Hall : On Saturday, April 4, Boston's Faneuil Hall's Easter celebration will feature live music, photo opportunities and an Easter egg hunt.

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  19. Boston 2024: UMass crew coach advocates Olympics rowing course in Western MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 3, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Members of the Smith College crew team take to the waters of the Connecticut River for an early morning practice in 2010 SPRINGFIELD -- Western Massachusetts has countless bodies of water to speak of, but locals with a stake in the Boston 2024 Olympics bid want to build another - a venture that could bring in big bucks for the region, supporters say. University of Massachusetts crew coach Jim Dietz said he believes the ideal location for a world-class course for Olympic rowers is right here in the Pioneer Valley.

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  20. Spark Holyoke goal to help business prospects become business playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 31, 2015 | MassLive.com

    Executive Director Farid Khelfaoui discusses new program to help businesses in Holyoke called Spark Holyoke at the event launching the program Monday at the Volleyball Hall of Fame. HOLYOKE -- The Spark Holyoke program unveiled Monday is intended to turn prospective business owners into business operators by helping with specifics, officials said.

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