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  1. NH teen injured in fall from roof at Frugal Fannie's in Westwood, Mass.Read the original story

    Tuesday Feb 24 | UnionLeader.com

    Officials say a New Hampshire teenager shoveling snow off the roof of a Massachusetts store has been injured in a fall through a skylight.

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  2. Avengers save the day: Innovative groups teach youths financial wellnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Deseret News

    What do superheroes and mentors, financial calculators and online courses have in common? Each is a financial wellness tool developed by Visa, Staples Foundation, The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints and Operation Hope to teach youths financial literacy. Financial wellness is the ability to use knowledge and skills to manage financial resources effectively for a lifetime of financial well-being.

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  3. New online data analytics tool will show how Mass. ranks in talent, competitivenessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Business Journal

    A new online data analytics tool being unveiled this week by the Massachusetts High Technology Council will show how the state measures up against other states in key areas including talent and business competitiveness. The project, called Massachusetts Technology, Talent and Economic Reporting System , has been in the works for about a year, according to Mark Gallagher , executive vice president of Mass.

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  4. Mass. Lottery downgrades profit forecastRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    Expectations of Lottery profits earmarked for local aid to Massachusetts cities and towns have been reduced by $35 million for the remainder of this year and next year due to budget cuts made by Gov. Charlie Baker and the Legislature to close a mid-year shortfall. Treasurer Deborah Goldberg and Lottery Executive Director Beth Bresnahan briefed the Lottery Commission Tuesday on the impacts of the $1.7 million cut made in February to the Lottery's $97 million budget.

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  5. NH teen hurt in fall through skylight at Massachusetts storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Nashua Telegraph

    Officials say a New Hampshire teenager shoveling snow off the roof of a Massachusetts store has been injured in a fall through a skylight. The 17-year-old student was part of a crew shoveling the roof of Frugal Fannie's clothing store in Westwood on Tuesday morning when he fell.

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  6. Massachusetts man selling, shipping snow from his yardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WTOC-TV Savannah

    A Massachusetts man has found a way to profit from the several feet of snow in his yard: He's shipping it to people in warmer climates for the bargain price of $89 for six pounds. MANCHESTER-by-the-SEA, Mass.

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  7. Wayne L. ThomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Republican Journal

    Born on Bainbridge Island, Wash., Wayne Lowell Thomas, 60, passed away peacefully with family and friends around him Feb. 3, 2015, at Maine Medical Center after a long illness. Wayne's early years were spent travelling the world with his father, an optical engineer working for the government, his mother and three brothers.

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  8. Pepperell man involved in suit over union contributionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    An Arizona-based conservative group plans to sue the Bay State's campaign finance agency on behalf of two local businesses, arguing that Massachusetts has banned businesses from making political donations while allowing unions to contribute up to $15,000. The lawsuit against the state Office of Campaign and Political Finance will be filed on Tuesday in Suffolk Superior Court by the Goldwater Institute and says "businesses and unions are functionally equivalent organizations."

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  9. Judge: Tsarnaev supporters can demonstrate near court entryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    In this Jan. 5, 2015, file courtroom sketch, Boston Marathon bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, left, is depicted beside U.S. District Judge George O'Toole Jr., right, as O'Toole addresses a pool of potential jurors in a jury assembly room at the federal courthouse, in Boston. Lawyers for Boston Marathon bombing suspect Tsarnaev have asked a judge three times to move his trial out of Massachusetts because of the emotional impact of the deadly attack.

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  10. Mom mouths 'my baby' as son's body shown in Hernandez trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The mother of the man former NFL player Aaron Hernandez is charged with killing has mouthed the words "my baby, my baby" as photos of his body in the morgue were shown in court. Odin Lloyd's mother, Ursula Ward, quietly mouthed the words over and over Tuesday as jurors saw photos of his body.

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  11. Storms put dent in January home salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    The start of three weeks of seemingly nonstop snow put a dent in January home sales in Massachusetts, with lower inventories continuing to push up prices. The Warren Group, publisher of Banker & Tradesman, reported Tuesday that 2,685 single-family homes were sold in the state last month, down 1.9 percent from the 2,736 sales recorded in January 2014.

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  12. Massachusetts bowler rolls rare trifectaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Morning Call

    It's the ultimate in bowling: The perfect game. The 300. A dozen straight strikes ... something so difficult, there's no official record The Dude ever accomplished the feat.

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  13. 53 Job Openings at Lexington Public SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Patch.com

    There are thousands of local job listings on the Lexington Patch Job Board . Below are 53 new job openings in the Lexington public school system.

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  14. Report: Kansas was the only state last year that had an increase in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | The Pitch

    Report: Kansas was the only state last year that had an increase in the percentage of residents without health insurance Kansas, with its resolute opposition to the Affordable Care Act and Medicaid expansion, earned the distinction as the only state in the United States that saw an increase in the percentage of those without health insurance in 2014 compared to the year before. A Gallup report out Tuesday shows that 14.4 percent of Kansans lacked health insurance coverage in 2014, up from 12.5 percent in 2013.

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  15. Conservative think tank files suit over campaign finance lawRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Home

    A conservative think tank on Tuesday sued Massachusetts over a rule that allows certain groups, including unions, to make campaign donations of up to $15,000 while barring businesses from making any direct political donations to candidates. The Arizona-based Goldwater Institute said the suit filed in Suffolk Superior Court targets a rule that it says violates the constitutionally-protected rights of equal protection and free speech.

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  16. Survey: Some Mass. Drivers Know They Have Bad Driving Habits But Do Them AnywayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | CBS Local

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  17. Report finds Mass. drivers taking risks on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Ayer Public Spirit

    Massachusetts drivers are more likely to have sped on a highway recently or blown through a red traffic light than their peers around the country on average, according to a new AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety report. Bay Staters, however, are also more tolerant of bad driving behavior than those in many other states, and tend to offer contradictory thoughts on how others should behave behind the wheel compared to their own driving tendencies.

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  18. Massachusetts coast and shellfish industry threatened by increasingly acidic waters, study saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | MassLive.com

    As one fishing vessel leaves the dock another pulls up to offload its catch in New Bedford, Mass., Monday, May 14, 2012. The south coast of Massachusetts will see the worst affects of ocean acidification, and the $1 billion US shellfish industry is likely to suffer as a result, scientists say in a study released this week.

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  19. Last Kinder Morgan open house ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | Nashoba Publishing Online

    This week concludes Kinder Morgan's "Open Houses," where they give the opportunity for people to come out and ask questions of KM reps. In addition, reps from FERC will be there.

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  20. Mass. man selling, shipping snow from winter stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    U of L head coach Rick Pitino has spoken out on the decision to dismiss U of L basketball player Chris Jones after Jones was accused of threatening to smack a female student. Former University of Louisville basketball player Chris Jones last week allegedly threatened in a text message to "smack" a woman he was having a relationship with, according to records obtained by WDRB.

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