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  1. NSF Funds College of Education Project to Boost Science Study for Incarcerated YouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    The National Science Foundation has awarded nearly $3 million to two members of the College of Education faculty at the University of Massachusetts Amherst to study and develop an innovative new model for teaching science to young people who are incarcerated. Michael P. Krezmien, the director of the Center for Youth Engagement in the department of student development and Martina Nieswandt of the department of teacher education and curriculum studies will work with the Wakefield-based Center for Applied Special Technologies to apply the principles of "Universal Design for Learning" - a set of principles for developing instruction to meet the diverse needs of all learners - to students in youth correctional facilities.


  2. New Poll: Tisei Holds Narrow Lead Over Moulton in Final Poll Before Tuesday's ElectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Patch.com

    ... in the district. It is the same region that Tierney won 59 percent to 41 percent over Tisei in 2012. For Tisei, of Wakefield, it is his second run for the seat after losing to Tierney by about 4,000 votes in 2012. It is the first campaign for ...


  3. Vestmark Opens New Office Near Boston's South StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | WebWire

    ... Vestmark easily accessible to more technologists in Boston.' Vestmark was founded in 2001 and is headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts. The company was voted one of the fastest growing companies in New England by Deloitte and a Best Places to ...


  4. U.S. Crude Output Rises to Highest Since 1980s on Shale BoomRead the original story

    Wednesday | The Washington Post

    ... optimistic about shale growth but see the pace slowing," Sarah Emerson, managing principal of ESAI Energy Inc. in Wakefield, Massachusetts, said by phone. "When we look back I believe 2014 will be the year of the fastest growth. We don't see the ...


  5. 9 Recent Arrests in MaldenRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Patch.com

    Robert Desimone, of 109 Oliver St., Malden, was arrested at 6:46 p.m. Sunday at 405 Forest St. and charged with disturbing the peace, malicious destruction of property under $250 and resisting arrest. Joseph Mansfield, of 36 Bartley St., Wakefield, and Alex Collins, of 54 Pleasant St., Wakefield, were arrested at 11:46 p.m. Saturday at 84 Columbia St. and charged with entering a dwelling at night for felony.


  6. Franklin Street Properties Corp. Announces that Barry Silverstein...Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | Business Wire

    ... missed. We will miss Barry and value his years of service greatly." 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 ...


  7. StarWind Named as Finalist for the SVC Awards 2014Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 29 | PR.com

    StarWind Virtual SAN has gained new acclaim in the storage market, having been selected as a finalist for the Storage, Virtualization, Cloud Awards in three categories. Wakefield, MA, October 29, 2014 -- -- StarWind Software Inc., a leading provider of software-based, hypervisor-centric virtual machine storage, announced today that their solution, StarWind Virtual SAN, has been nominated as a finalist in the SVC Awards 2014 in three categories, including Storage Virtualization Product of the Year; Virtualization Management Product of the Year, and Storage Management Product of the Year.


  8. Republican Richard Tisei Discusses 6th District RaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... ersation about the election. Today, WBUR's Bob Oakes speaks with Republican Richard Tisei at his brother's deli in Wakefield. He's a business owner and a former state lawmaker. Hear the full interview in the audio player above.


  9. Men's Cross Country Place Second At CCSU Mini Meet10/24/2014 - The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 24 | Providence Friars

    ... was the first across the line for the Friars with a time of 14:57.46 for second-place. Junior Stephen Robertson (Wakefield, Mass.) also finished in the top-three. Robertson placed third in a time of 15:06.32 over the 5km course. Fellow classmates ...


  10. The One Gift Holiday Shoppers Really WantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | CMSWire

    ... as they research and purchase products in-store, online or on their mobile devices," Mark Lancaster, CEO of the Wakefield, Mass.-based company said in a statement. "A consistent, superior experience across all interaction channels has become ...


  11. Ninety Percent of Holiday Shoppers Expect Consistent Brand...Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 23 | Business Wire

    WAKEFIELD, Mass. & MAIDENHEAD, United Kingdom-- -- Ninety percent of consumers said they expect the customer experience to be consistent across channels and devices used to interact with brands this holiday shopping season, according to a new global study of more than 3,000 consumers by SDL .


  12. Flash Flood Warning for WakefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 23 | Patch.com

    The National Weather Service asks that people avoid flooded roads and obey road closures. People near small streams should head "for higher ground immediately."


  13. New NPU million gallon water tank in Lebanon nearly completedRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | The Day

    ... looks at the 36-foot high, 69-foot diameter concrete tank Wednesday as crews from general contractor DN Tanks of Wakefield, Mass., were painting the interior walls. Outside, additional workers were digging trenches to install the 24-inch diameter ...


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

    Wednesday Oct 22 | Patch.com

    Police allege that John Norton solicited donations from residents and businesses on behalf of the Boosters Club and pocketed the proceeds. Tom Brady has starred in several recent advertisements for Uggs.


  15. Beacon Hill Pharma opens second location in Wakefield, MARead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Medical News

    Beacon Hill Pharma, Beacon Hill Staffing Group's pharma specialty division, opened a second location this past month just north of Boston in Wakefield, MA. This comes just one month after Beacon Hill Pharma launched in the Chicago market.


  16. Comverse Advances the Launch & Marketing of RCS & Future Digital Services at Rich Communication 2014Read the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | PressReleasePoint

    At Rich Communication 2014 in Berlin, October 28-29, Comverse will highlight its advanced digital services portfolio, the Evolved Communication Suite - including its WebRTC Gateway and the industry's first GSMA-accredited RCS API Gateway In a key presentation, in a panel of experts, and in meetings with media, analysts and customers, Comverse will demonstrate how service providers can launch and market RCS & future digital services and become digital lifestyle players WAKEFIELD, Mass., October 21, 2014 - At Rich Communication 2014 , the industry's only dedicated global RCS event, Comverse , a global leader in business enablement solutions for service providers and enterprises, will demonstrate how service providers can launch compelling new standards-compliant RCS services successfully and evolve their service experience to match their subscribers' digital lifestyle.


  17. Comverse Expands Cloud Offering to European Service ProvidersRead the original story

    Monday Oct 20 | PressReleasePoint

    In parallel, Comverse expands availability of SaaS subscription-based models of its leading VAS, Evolved Communication Suite and BSS offerings Cloud-based SaaS engagement models enable communication service providers to upgrade existing services and launch compelling new services at reduced cost and risk, with fast time to monetization WAKEFIELD, Mass., October 20, 2014 - Comverse , a global leader in business enablement solutions for service providers and enterprises, inaugurated its new ultra-modern data center facilities in Europe - an integral part of Comverse's global network of cloud operations facilities supporting SaaS subscription-based models of its leading VAS, Evolved Communication Suite and BSS offerings.


  18. Pleasure Island theme park featured in new bookRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 19 | Examiner.com

    Fans of the Wakefield, Massachusetts, theme park Pleasure Island can revisit the grounds of the fabulous Wakefield amusement area in a new book from Arcadia Publishing. Pleasure Island 1959-1969 is the first subject to receive a second book in Arcadia's Images of Modern America series.


  19. On the stump, it's hand-to-hand combatRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 18 | Boston.com

    ... at one point, waving like an airplane; at another, making like she was pulling a rope; at another, releasing a Wakefield-esque imaginary knuckleball into the air. Academics and analysts of all kinds have tried to untangle the significance of hand ...


  20. Yellow Dress' play set in MayfieldRead the original story

    Friday Oct 17 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    ... "Yellow Dress" program is produced and directed by Deana's Educational Theater, a nonprofit organization based in Wakefield, Mass., that uses theater as a way of educating audiences about dating violence, bullying and promoting healthy ...


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