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  1. Ford, Other Car Manufacturers Were Once Tied to MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Boston.com

    Believe it or not, there was a time when Massachusetts was an automotive manufacturing hub. We chatted with Rich Doucette, a classic car guru, to get the lowdown on some cars that were born in the Bay State.

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  2. Malia Obama Spotted Touring Harvard, TuftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Malia Obama, daughter of a former Somerville resident , may be considering a college future in Boston. According to reports by the Harvard Crimson and the Boston Globe , she was seen Wednesday on the campuses of Harvard and Tufts.

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  3. Luxury Buildings Dish Out Freebies to Attract TenantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Boston.com

    At Windsor at Maxwell Green in Somerville, you will get a $500 gift card if you sign a lease within 24 hours of taking a tour. If you are looking for a bargain on some super deluxe rental digs right now, you're in luck.

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  4. Do You Know About These 5 Secret Places Around Boston?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2014 | Boston.com

    Do you know that craft cocktails are served behind a red door in Somerville? Or that there's a 20-seat steakhouse tucked away inside another restaurant in Boston? Or that there's secret pizza waiting for you in Cambridge, if you just know to ask? Have you ever seen this red door in Union Square in Somerville? It's the door to Back Bar. According to the Massachusetts Office of Travel & Tourism, "Finding the door can be somewhat of a challenge."

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  5. Fiery multi-car crash closes McGrath Highway in SomervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | Boston.com

    Four people were in the hospital - two in critical condition - after a fiery crash Friday morning on McGrath Highway at Highland Avenue in Somerville, officials said.

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  6. Car Still Buried in Snow? Here's What to Expect When You Dig OutRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Boston.com

    Maybe they've been on vacation or maybe they're just lazy, but there are car owners all over Greater Boston who have left their vehicles neglected under layers of snow for weeks. Favorite game this winter in Boston is "Snow pile or car?" One of our neighbors hasnt dug their car out for two consecutive snow storms.

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  7. Mass.'s Biggest Winners, Losers in the Home Pricing GameRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Boston.com

    The difference between the biggest winners and losers when it comes to home prices across Massachusetts can be summed up in a single word: jobs. Cambridge and nearby cities and suburbs dominated the 2014 list of the top ten gainers in home values over the past decade, reports The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman .

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  8. Is Quincy the Next Cambridge and Somerville?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Boston.com

    A local developer is gambling that downtown Quincy may be the next hot destination for young professionals priced out of Cambridge and Somerville. Gate Residential has rolled out with an upscale, 169-unit apartment development that will take shape in downtown Quincy.

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  9. Arlington Nixes Proposal For More DevelopmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Boston.com

    Home buyers already face an uphill battle breaking into Arlington, one of the more coveted towns in the Boston area - and it just got steeper. A consultant hired by the town recently recommended that little-used odd lots across Arlington be opened up to developers interested in building new homes.

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  10. Business Lessons From Doughnut ConnoisseursRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 30, 2015 | Boston.com

    Years after New York City hopped on the gourmet doughnut craze, Greater Boston is realizing the full financial potential of deliciously baked and fried dough. Last year, Stephanie Cmar began pop-up shop Stacked Donuts in Cambridge, featuring unique flavors like cherry coke and key lime pie.

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  11. Blizzard 2015: At Least You Aren't At Work Like These PeopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Boston.com

    Hospitals are never caught off guard by storms. Julianne Mazzawi, an assistant nurse manager of Brigham and Women's Hospital's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, said her team has been preparing for this blizzard since Sunday evening, and it will be fully staffed.

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  12. Somerville Man Stabbed Saturday MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2015 | Boston.com

    A 27-year-old Somerville man was seriously injured in a stabbing early Saturday morning, the Middlesex District Attorney's Office said. Responding to a 911 call reporting a person lying on the ground, police discovered the man just before 1:30 a.m. on Broadway near the intersection of Hinkley Street.

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  13. No Crystal Ball for Real Estate AgentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Boston.com

    With the spring market just a few months away, buyers across Massachusetts have many questions for their real estate agents. Topping the list are worries about rising prices, scarce listings, and where interest rates are headed, according to a Massachusetts Association of Realtors survey.

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  14. Lawmakers Move to Increase Punishment for Blocking Roads After ProtestsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | Boston.com

    In response to Thursday's protests on I-93, two lawmakers in Massachusetts filed legislation that would increase the penalties for blocking traffic. With their arms linked inside 1,200-pound drums, a group of protesters aligned with the Black Lives Matter movement successfully brought highway traffic to a standstill on Thursday morning.

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  15. Protests on I-93 Cause Major Traffic Delays; 29 ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    Protesters shut down I-93 Northbound at East Milton Square and I-93 Southbound in the Medford-Somerville area during the Thursday morning commute causing major traffic backups, according to Massachusetts State police. Police reported that 29 people from the protest were arrested while MassDOT said all lanes at the Milton scene were again open to traffic by 10:00 a.m. The protest was organized by the Boston contingent of the group Black Lives Matter, according to an Associated Press report .

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  16. Protests on I-93 Cause Major Traffic Delays; 17 ArrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    Protesters shut down I-93 Northbound at East Milton Square and I-93 Southbound in the Medford-Somerville area during the Thursday morning commute causing major traffic backups, according to Massachusetts State police. The protest was organized by the Boston contingent of the group Black Lives Matter, according to an Associated Press report .

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  17. Protesters Shut Down Parts of I-93 in Milton and Somervillemore 2 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    Protesters have shut down I-93 Northbound at East Milton Square and I-93 Southbound at Mystic Avenue in Somerville causing major delays, according to Massachusetts State police. #MAtraffic working to remove protesters from two separate locations on I93.

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  18. How to Break an Apartment Lease, PainlesslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Boston.com

    If you are just about to buy your first house, or need to relocate, you must be asking yourself what to do about your pesky apartment lease. Keep calm and read on.

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  19. Ex-Prosecutor Pleads Not Guilty to Trading Info for DrugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2015 | Boston.com

    A former assistant district attorney in Massachusetts has pleaded not guilty to selling confidential law enforcement information to drug suppliers in exchange for oxycodone pills. Stephen Gilpatric, of Somerville, once considered a rising star in the Middlesex district attorney's office, was released on personal recognizance after his arraignment Friday.

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  20. Gov. Patrick to depart amid tradition, ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Boston.com

    Gov. Deval Patrick prepared for his last full day in office Wednesday with a schedule of events steeped in tradition, including a ceremonial exchange of gifts with his successor and a ''lone walk'' down the front steps of the state capitol. The Democrat, who eschewed seeking a third term but who has not ruled out a future run for higher office, has kept a largely low public profile during his final days in power.

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