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  1. VIDEO: Debate Between Rob Cappucci and Pat JehlenRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    The Massachusetts state senate 2nd Middlesex District which encompasses the entire cities of Medford and Somerville, and also represents precincts 4, 5, 6, and 7 of Winchester as well as wards 9, 10, and 11 of Cambridge. Challenger Rob Cappucci match the incumbent's arguments one-for-one.

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  2. Best concerts this weekend: Hip-hop 'powerhouse,' Yellowcard and Killswitch EngageRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Jersey Journal

    ... 7. Memphis released a new album, March's "Unconditional," which reached No. 1 on the U.S. indie chart. WHAT: Massachusetts metalcore titans Killswitch Engage come to New Jersey for a thrashing Mischief Night show. The band has been touring in ...

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  3. Moulton, in hot race with Tisei, gets boost from BidenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... said. Tisei, a former state senator who narrowly lost to Tierney two years ago, is seeking to become the first Massachusetts Republican to win a U.S. House seat in 20 years. In a statement before a tour of Danvers-based medical device maker Abiomed ...

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  4. Guest viewpoint: We should stay out of the casino poker gameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    Let's get real for a minute. The issue isn't whether Massachusetts, and especially towns like Springfield, Holyoke, or Everett, need jobs; everyone knows that.

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  5. Editorial: No to Question 2, expanding the bottle billRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... mandate other kinds of recycling. Times have changed. Now, the state mandates recycling. In fact, this month Massachusetts adopts the most rigorous ban in the United States of landfill disposal of commercial food waste. With the adoption of plastic, ...

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  6. Town takes heat from businesses affected by proposed nicotine banRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Business Journal

    ... for its plan to prohibit the sale of nicotine-based products, including electronic cigarettes. Citing a Massachusetts Supreme Judicial Court ruling that says "the right to engage in business must yield to the paramount right of government to ...

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  7. $4M bond approved to finance wind farm projectRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    ... or hundreds of homes. The project has been approved by the city of Berlin. Gordon Deane, president of Massachusetts-based Palmer Capital, which owns the project, said about 70 percent of the power generated would be bought by the New Hampshire Co-Op ...

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  8. Vispoli for senator; Miceli, Garry for repRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    In the Second Essex-Middlesex State Senate District, two Andover residents -- Republican Alex Vispoli and Democrat Barbara L'Italien -- seek the seat being vacated by Barry Finegold. Vispoli, an Andover selectman, says he'll fight for his constituents, using his 20-plus years experience in private industry to make Massachusetts more business-friendly by reducing regulatory burdens and decreasing insurance costs.

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  9. We need the problem-solvingRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    In my opinion, the high-water mark for bipartisan teamwork on Beacon Hill over the past 30 years was during the 1990s tenure of Gov. Bill Weld. The achievements during that period were numerous and positive for Massachusetts.

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  10. Richard Tisei is the best choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... Sen. Tisei voted against Republican Gov. Mitt Romney 50 percent of the time. Tisei is the right person to be Massachusetts' next congressman from the 6th District. Tisei has been a businessman and knows Massachusetts economic situation from the ...

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  11. A new tool in drug overdose preventionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog

    ... Those FAQs dovetail with practical, real-world examples featured in the toolkit. Beletsky noted that Massachusetts has become a national leader in scaling up overdose prevention. One national model is the city of Quincy where police have made nearly ...

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  12. Quinsigamond Community College opens campus at old Telegram & Gazette buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... P. McGovern, D-Worcester, lauded the addition of students downtown, which he said began 14 years ago when the Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences established a campus on Foster Street. In addition to putting feet on the street, ...

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  13. A safe HalloweenRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... ton can be reached at (508) 835-3233. In an emergency, dial 911. RSS Coulter Press: 156 Church Street, Clinton Massachusetts 01510 Clinton: 978-368-0176 West Boylston: 508-835-4865 Fax (all publications): 978-368-1151

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  14. Ebola Today: Showdown Expected Over Nursea s Maine QuarantineRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... ''a clear and immediate public health threat,'' the AP reported. The likelihood of contracting Ebola in Massachusetts remains very low, according to the state's public health officials. You have to be in direct contact with an infected person's ...

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  15. Gobi pledges to work for environment, local jobsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... high school. She graduated from Worcester State College, now University, and obtained a law degree from the Massachusetts School of Law. Gobi had never run for office until 2001, when she ran for state representative and won. She is the chair of the ...

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  16. Time to vote: Races and issues await decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... Globe hasn't been right in a long, long time," said Ed Kelly, president of the Professional Firefighters of Massachusetts. "As organized labor, we're going to prove we're still as strong as we ever were." Said Walsh: "A year ago in this room, it was ...

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  17. Boston Cares, Carpenters team up to build toddler bedsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... The initiative was led Boston Cares organization with support from the carpenter's union. According to the Massachusetts Coalition for the Homeless, there are some 11,000 children in Boston without their own bed to sleep in. They claim that poor ...

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  18. Officials beefing up security at public buildings in Mass.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Massachusetts public-safety agencies are beefing up security at public buildings and locations around the state, including Logan Airport, as a response to recent violence both domestic and abroad. The Department of Homeland Security, which on Tuesday ordered enhanced security at federal buildings in Washington, D.C., and around the country, has briefed public-safety officials and Gov. Deval Patrick in Massachusetts on efforts underway to enhance public safety.

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  19. Donovan in Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Several members of the local high school wrestling community will be part of the annual banquet for the Massachusetts chapter of the National Wrestling Hall of Fame. Mark Donovan, who will enter his 30th year as wrestling coach at Shawsheen Tech, is being inducted into the Hall of Fame for his lifetime service to wrestling and his success as a coach.

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  20. Police: Southbridge man planned to kill MA girlRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHDH

    Gregory Lewis, the accused serial rapist who has been the subject of a multi-state manhunt, planned to return to Massachusetts to kill the 13-year-old girl he allegedly raped, according to police. Lewis was arrested shortly before midnight on Tuesday in Fort Edward New York.

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