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  1. Two to Compete for Jefferson Select Board SeatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Lincoln County News

    Two Jefferson residents are running for a three-year term on the Jefferson Board of Selectmen; a seat longtime Selectman Jim Hilton vacated when he moved out of town last summer. Pam Grotton and Bob Pisco both hope to be elected to the select board at Jefferson's annual town meeting Tuesday, March 31. Only one other race is contested in Jefferson this year: see article this issue about candidates for two seats on the Jefferson School Committee.

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  2. Acton-Boxborough Regional High School Ranked in Top 20 in Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Patch.com

    Acton-Boxborough Regional High School was ranked No. 16 on a new survey of the best public high schools in Massachusetts.

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  3. Uber, auto insurers push Mass. lawmakers to adopt bill covering driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Business Journal

    Uber, State Farm, Farmers Insurance and others are petitioning Massachusetts lawmakers to adopt legislation they say resolves the impasse between the transit startup and auto insurers over how to handle insurance for Uber drivers.

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  4. Comfort Zone Partners with Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Samaritans IncRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | PR Log

    PRLog - March 25, 2015 - BOSTON -- Comfort Zone Camp has announced its fifth year of partnership with the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and Samaritans Inc. to provide a one-day bereavement camp program for children who have lost a close family member to suicide. This camp will take place June 27, 2015 at Camp Harbor View in Boston, Massachusetts.

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  5. Massachusetts Bankruptcy Court Holds that Homestead Protection is Available for Certain Home OfficesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Supra

    The United States Bankruptcy Court for the District of Massachusetts recently issued a decision in the case of In re Walter D. Catton, Jr. shedding light on the Massachusetts homestead statute and its application to home offices. The Massachusetts homestead statute, found at Mass.

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  6. U.S. District Court Rules that Float Income Earned by Fidelity Is Not a Plan AssetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | JD Supra

    Four class actions were consolidated in the U.S. District Court for the District of Massachusetts challenging whether float income earned on monies pending a transaction was a "plan asset." In re Fidelity ERISA Float Income, No.

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  7. We Get Infected By Other People's Emotions - And That's a Good ThingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Discover

    One day in October 2010, at a school in the Gaibandha district of northwest Bangladesh, a pupil noticed that the label on a packet of crackers she was eating had darkened. Fearing the crackers were contaminated - "the devil's deed", as she put it - she almost immediately fell ill, complaining of heartburn, headache and severe abdominal pain.

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  8. First describes impact of thyroid surgery for pro singersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Surgical Products

    A diagnosis of thyroid cancer can be devastating to professional singers, because surgical removal of the thyroid commonly causes voice changes. Massachusetts Eye and Ear surgeons developed a neural monitoring system to be used intraoperatively to improve outcomes.

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  9. Mitt Romney: 'Hell hath no fury like Obama scorned'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Washington Times

    Former Massachusetts Gov. and 2012 GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney weighed in on the ongoing tensions between the White House and Israel this week, saying on Fox News that "hell hath no fury like Obama scorned." "But I think it's more than that," Mr. Romney told host Neil Cavuto.

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  10. Police search for renters after Massachusetts house was rigged to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Vancouver Sun

    The neon sea horse for The Only seafood restaurant has been a fixture at 20 East Hastings since it went up in 1951. Somehow it managed to stay up as the Downtown Eastside spiralled downward, a reminder of the day when East Hastings was a vibrant commercial street.

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  11. Film professionals warn vs. loss of tax creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    A proposal to scrap the state's film tax credit could be a death knell for the industry in Massachusetts, local film professionals warn. “I see it dying,” said Margie Sullivan, executive producer at Redtree Productions and president of the Massachusetts Production Coalition.

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  12. 2 Mass. Roofing Company Owners Indicted for Alleged Work Comp FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Insurance Journal West

    Two business owners in Milford, Massachusetts, have been indicted in connection with failing to accurately report their total payroll and workforce to avoid paying hundreds of thousands of dollars in insurance premiums, authorities announced. Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey's office announced Tuesday that Segundo Nicolas Muyubisnay Cungachi was charged with Workers' Compensation Fraud and Larceny Over $250 , and Maria Alegria Morocho Munoz was charged with Workers' Compensation Fraud and Larceny Over $250 .

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  13. Turning sunlight into cashRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Planning

    March 25 -- HAVERHILL -- Generating electricity from sunlight is a growing trend in the city. It started a few years ago with the installation of a large solar farm on lower Hilldale Avenue , then a smaller array on the roof of the Citizens Center, and then a large array on the roof of the Leewood Building in the Newark Street industrial park.

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  14. Mass. hiker rescued from Mt. Chocorua in Tamworth 0Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | UnionLeader.com

    Chocorua Thursday night after he slid off a trail while hiking down from the summit, landing on a steep, icy grade.

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  15. Obama 'Ready to Sign' Bipartisan Doc FixRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Roll Call

    "I've got my pen ready to sign a good, bipartisan bill," Obama said at an event that amounted to a victory lap for the five-year anniversary of the Affordable Care Act. He said he loves to sign bipartisan legislation and hopes to see more efforts to work together, and said the health care law works, crediting it with saving lives while reducing health care cost growth and the deficit.

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  16. Settlement: Voter cards must be offered to welfare seekersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Final Call

    Massachusetts residents applying for welfare must be offered voter registration cards and other information under a settlement reached between voting rights groups and the Baker administration. The groups pushing for the settlement with the state Department of Transitional Assistance said Thursday that the agreement will bring Massachusetts into compliance with the 1993 National Voter Registration Act, which requires public assistance offices to offer voter registration services to eligible citizens.

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  17. Bourne Bridge reopened after truck spills gas on rotaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The Bourne Bridge, closed since late last night after a tractor-trailer carrying 11,500 gallons of gasoline hit the Bourne Rotary and rolled over, has reopened, according to the state police. The bridge was closed for this morning's commute as emergency and environmental officials cleaned up the accident and the fuel spill that followed, state police spokesman David Procopio said in a statement.

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  18. Mitt Romney to speak at Duke on April 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | WRAL.com

    Tickets are available online at www.tickets.duke.edu or in person at the Duke Box Office . Tickets will be limited to two per person.

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  19. Ask the Experts: Work 6 hours? You're due a 30-minute breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | MassLive.com

    Editor's note: This is the latest in a series of monthly columns that address readers' questions on legal topics. Please send your questions to Ask the Experts, The Republican, P.O. Box 1329, Springfield, MA 01102-1329, or email to news@repub.com with "Ask the Experts" in the subject line.

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  20. Guess who is winning the 2016 Twitter war?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | CNN

    With the 2016 presidential campaign well underway, it's worth examining how each of the possible 2016 candidates stack up against each other on Twitter. There are more than 284 million monthly active users on Twitter and 500 million tweets sent per day, making it an integral platform for engaging conversation with potential voters.

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