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  1. On the trail of a great white: tracking LydiaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Barriere Star Journal

    ... be a much smaller habitat scope, thanks to Lydia, is much larger," Gregory Skomal, a senior scientist at the Massachusetts division of Marine Fisheries, said from Bedford, Mass. "We're talking about habitat that spans the entire North Atlantic ...

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  2. Massachusetts AG Healey to file pro-gay marriage briefRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey plans to file a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court arguing that the federal Constitution prohibits discrimination against same-sex marriage. Healey has encouraged the testimony of same-sex couples in Massachusetts about how being able to get married has improved their lives.

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  3. Business headlines from across MassachusettsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    FALL RIVER: TIF agreement approval advances Amazon development ROCHESTER: Rochester Establishes Industrial Commission RANDOLPH: Cardinal O'Malley to speak to South Shore Chamber METHUEN: Holy Family Hospital to partner with Dana-Farber BOSTON: Rail Firm, 'We must do better' BOSTON: Study finds stores snowed in FITCHBURG: Fitchburg ... (more)

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  4. These Mass. tech companies are encouraging the Supreme Court to back gay marriageRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Business Journal

    Among the 379 companies around the country that signed on to urge the U.S. Supreme Court to support gay marriage were two Massachusetts-based technology companies: Cambridge-based Akamai Technologies Inc. and Woburn-based Skyworks Solutions.

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  5. Director Stephen Daldry on dogs, 'Wicked' and 'Billy Elliot'Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Shirley Oracle

    ... playing the pets of Queen Elizabeth II. He happily cavorted with the short-legged dogs, rescued from a Massachusetts home. The breed has a herding instinct that makes them vocal and nip at the heels but they seemed to enjoy the attention. Daldry ...

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  6. Cheers and JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... bipartisan support because it helps the poor and rewards employment. If you don't work, you don't qualify. In Massachusetts, which has not raised the tax credit since 2001, wages have remained stagnant for its lowest-paid workers for decades, rising ...

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  7. 'They want to go home to the beach'Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    ... numbers far outstripped their capacity and many hundreds were shipped to turtle hospitals and aquariums from Massachusetts to Pittsburgh to Florida. The marine life center received about 30 and has 13 left that are still under veterinary care. ...

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  8. Holyoke schools need solutions, not flattery or blame: EditorialRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... Thursday night at Holyoke High School. Holyoke sits on a precarious ledge regarding the future of its schools. Massachusetts Commissioner of Elementary and Secondary Education Mitchell Chester has adopted the pose of a man tapping his foot, keeping ...

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  9. Temperatures could reach 50 degrees next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... morning were bitterly cold, Simpson said. It was 9 degrees in Boston and minus 10 in some parts of Western Massachusetts. The cold is expected to continue through the day, with highs cresting in the low 20s. The normal high for this time of year is ...

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  10. How Lydia the great white is teaching scientists about sharksRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    ... be a much smaller habitat scope, thanks to Lydia, is much larger," Gregory Skomal, a senior scientist at the Massachusetts division of Marine Fisheries, said from Bedford, Mass. "We're talking about habitat that spans the entire North Atlantic ...

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  11. Massachusetts college names new presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    A top administrator at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point has been selected as the next president of the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts. Trustees announced Thursday that Greg Summers will become the 12th president of the state-run school in North Adams starting in July.

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  12. Police: Man fought officers as his home burnedRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WWLP

    Authorities say they have arrested a man who fought with police and tried to prevent firefighters from reaching his burning central Massachusetts home. Mendon Police Chief Ernest Horn says the man also made some sort of bomb threat and had a device around his waist, that a bomb squad determined was inert.

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  13. No conflict: For ethics purposes, uncle is not immediate familyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Townsend Times

    ... spouse, and spouse's parents, children, and siblings) has a financial interest," according to a summary of the Massachusetts Conflict of Interest Law for Municipal Employees. "Niles wanted the record to show that he has a conflict because she is his ...

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  14. Newbury Student Competes in "2015 S.Pellegrino Almost Famous Chef Competition "Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Newbury College

    ... a private, independent college located just minutes from Boston in the Fisher Hill neighborhood of Brookline, Massachusetts. Founded in 1962, Newbury College offers bachelor and associate degree programs in over 20 career-focused majors. Committed ...

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  15. Fun, sun and history are part of Tahanto's February vacationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    For those of us in Massachusetts, this year's February vacation was filled with snow, slick driving, and icicles. That is, unless you belonged to the Tahanto History Club.

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  16. K-9 Officer Will Speak at High School Forensics ClassRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... as a K-9 handler, his day-to-day work responsibilities and more. Ellenton is also a member of Northeast Massachusetts Law Enforcement Council (NEMLEC), SWAT/K-9 and has served for 23 years in the Massachusetts Army National Guard with year-long ...

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  17. Harrington appointed to key committeesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... Dunstable, Groton, Pepperell, Townsend and Precinct 1 in Ayer. She is currently serving her third term in the Massachusetts Legislature.

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  18. It's time to start the conversationRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Nashoba Publishing Online

    ... providers while you are in good health are all important steps in an advance care planning conversation. In Massachusetts, a newly implemented regulation requires that all licensed hospitals, clinics, and long-term care facilities provide ...

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  19. Obituary: Alfredo E. "Papy" Zatorre, Holder of a U.S. Patent in EngineeringRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... in Argentina. He continued his education earning his Master's Degree in Engineering from the University of Massachusetts. Alfredo and his family settled on the North Shore in 1967. They loved their new home and all that it offered. A very ...

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  20. Super Bowl, World Series champs back gay marriage at Supreme CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... Series-winning Giants and the Rays are part of a brief from hundreds of U.S. businesses. The Patriots play in Massachusetts, the first state to allow same-sex couples to marry, and the Giants represent a city that is notable for its gay and lesbian ...

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