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  1. Going Out To Shovel In Wakefield? Keep These Safety Tips In MindRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Patch.com

    If you're going out to shovel the snow while it's still coming down in Wakefield, so you don't have as much to shovel later, the National Safety Council urges you to be cautious.

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  2. Pa.'s new physician general brings an LGBT point of viewRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Philly.com

    ... something was different began in childhood and became more intense as she went through adolescence. She grew up in Wakefield, Mass., a suburb north of Boston, in a family of lawyers. "My mother, father, uncle, sister, cousin, and niece are all ...

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  3. New Homes for Sale in WakefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Patch.com

    The main dining hall at Merrimack College, North Andover, Mass., was closed on Tuesday, and will remain closed until further notice. Waltham Police are looking for information leading to the apprehension of suspects involved in three armed robberies in the city.

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  4. Hart's Ace Hardware to Host Food DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Patch.com

    Hart's Ace Hardware in Wakefield will run a food drive benefiting Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry on Saturday, Jan. 24. "It's truly an honor to do our part to help out the Wakefield community, which has supported Hart's Ace Hardware ever since we opened our doors 51 years ago," Doug Hart, owner of Hart's Ace Hardware, said. "Ours is a small and tight-knit community, and we're proud to support the Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry by sponsoring a food drive on January 24." Wakefield Interfaith Food Pantry is a non-profit organization which was founded by the First Baptist Church of Wakefield in 1982.

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  5. HD Physical Therapy to Take the Polar PlungeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 19 | PR Log

    PRLog - Jan. 19, 2015 - WAKEFIELD, Mass. -- Wakefield/Rotary District 7930 is holding its 5th Annual Polar Plunge on Saturday, January 31, at 11:15am, on Long Beach in Gloucester, right in front of the Cape Ann Motor Inn.

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  6. Edgewater Technology Inc. (EDGW) - Financial and Strategic SWOT...Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 17 | PR-inside.com

    ... its offices located in Athens, White Plains, Manchester, Chicago, and Alpharetta. Edgewater is headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, the US. Full Report Details at - .. This ...

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  7. Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces Tax Composition of 2014 DistributionsRead the original story

    Oct 24, 2014 | Business Wire

    ... and information as soon as it is posted, to sign up for E-mail Alerts. Franklin Street Properties Corp., based in Wakefield, Massachusetts, is focused on investing in institutional-quality office properties in the U.S. FSP's strategy is to invest in ...

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  8. Former Wakefield High School Teacher Publishes First NovelRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | Patch.com

    Young girls forced to become dutiful wives by the time they reach 18, a country in ruins ruled by a heartless emperor and a group of rebellious women fighting against their societal status set the scene for a new novel from former Wakefield High School teacher Lauren Sciacca Marsh. The novel is called The Vitruvian Heir and follows the story of a young girl named Lorelei "Lore" Fetherston who dreams of escaping her repressive, Neo-Victorian society.

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  9. Odyssey Merchant Services Announces New Services For Financial InstitutionsRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 15 | PRWeb

    ... banks and credit unions handle their customers and members." About Odyssey Merchant Services Headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, Odyssey Merchant Services (OMS) partners with banks, credit unions and businesses of all sizes throughout the ...

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  10. Man Found Guilty of 2011 Stabbing, Carjacking of Wakefield ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Patch.com

    ... Middlesex District Attorney's Office. According to authorities, the victim, Charles Northrup, a 42-year-old from Wakefield at the time, was waiting for a friend to arrive to go watch a movie in his 2000 Ford Crown Victoria with his window down when ...

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  11. Prosecutors to decide whether to retry negligent homicide caseRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Prosecutors plan to speak to the jury before deciding whether to retry Ryan Marchant for negligent homicide for allegedly causing the death of a retired New Hampshire judge in a 2013 auto accident. Marchant, 24, of Wakefield, Mass., was tried in Strafford Superior Court on two counts of negligent homicide stemming from Feb. 23, 2013 auto accident on Route 4 in Durham that killed retired Candia District Court Judge Bruce Larson, 74. Prosecutors alleged Marchant was driving while intoxicated, speeding, and passing in a no-passing zone when he crossed the centerline and crashed into Larson's car.

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  12. Life Science and IT Organizations Invest in the tranSMART Foundation...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 14 | Sys-Con Media

    ... new therapies and diagnostic tools. Founded to steward the tranSMART platform, the Foundation is headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts with Centers of Excellence in Ann Arbor, Mich.; London, England; Boston, Mass.; and Amsterdam, Netherlands. ...

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  13. No negligent homicide conviction in crash that killed retired judgeRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... family members shed tears and let out sighs of relief when the not-guilty verdict was announced. Marchant, 24, of Wakefield, Mass., was found not guilty of being under the influence of alcohol and causing Larson's death. The jury was deadlocked on a ...

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  14. Marchant guilty of aggravated DWI, acquitted on one negligent...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | UnionLeader.com

    ... death. In his closing statement Friday afternoon, defense attorney John Gillen argued that although Marchant, of Wakefield, Mass., might have been intoxicated at the time of the crash, it was not that specific factor that caused the collision. ...

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  15. Obituary: A. Rita (Gorman) McKendry, Longtime North Reading ResidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Patch.com

    A. Rita McKendry, 98, of North Reading and formerly of Wakefield, died Sunday, Jan. 11, 2015, at Wingate of Andover. She was the wife of the late William S. McKendry, Jr., who died in 1989.

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  16. Thank You and Happy New Year From the Wakefield Interfaith Food PantryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Patch.com

    ... more compassionate? For the volunteers and leadership at the food pantry, we focus on showing our gratitude to the Wakefield community for its unending support in helping our neighbors in need. We also think about ways to inspire our community and ...

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  17. U.S. Navy Signs SDL's Navy Enterprise Subscription License (NESL) AgreementRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | Freshnews

    WAKEFIELD, Mass. & MAIDENHEAD, United Kingdom -- -- SDL today announced the Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, executed the Navy Enterprise Subscription License Agreement from SDL.

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  18. Rotary Club Elects New Leadership for 2015-16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Patch.com

    The Wakefield Rotary Club recently announced the election of its new officers and directors at its Annual Meeting. The Board of Directors include Paul Driscoll, Melody Gaeta, Ed Harding, Mario Portillo, Barbara Worley, Judy Gordon and Bob Mailhoit.

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  19. Obituary: Linda Lanni, of WoburnRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | Patch.com

    ... ory to the Sawtelle Family Hospice House, c/o Development Office, VNA of Middlesex-East, 607 North Ave., Suite 17, Wakefield, MA 01880. Professional Services are under the direction of the Lynch-Cantillon Funeral Home.

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  20. No verdict on first day of deliberations in negligent homicide caseRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... until the court closed at 4 p.m. Jury deliberations are scheduled to resume at 9 a.m. on Monday. Marchant, 24, of Wakefield, Mass., is being tried on two counts of negligent homicide after allegedly causing an accident on Feb. 23, 2013 that killed ...

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