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  1. Oak Bluffs ZBA decides in favor of Goodale's gravel pitRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Goodale's passed the Powers Test, the prevailing metric in determining nonconforming land use in Massachusetts courts. The Powers Test asks if current land use is the same as before zoning was initiated, if the land use is similar in quality and in ...

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  2. Towns struggle with immigrant servicesRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | The Columbian

    ... Vassar City Manager Brad Barrett. For example, police have had to add staff on duty during public meetings. In Massachusetts, Lynn Mayor Judith Flanagan Kennedy said the new students have been entering her city's school system in large numbers for ...

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  3. Shrewsbury's Altomare wins Mass. Women's OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    GOLF Altomare wins tournament Brittany Altomare of Shrewsbury shot a 5-under 69 Tuesday to set the women's course record and win the 24th annual Massachusetts Women's Open at Meadow Brook Golf Club in Reading.

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  4. West Springfield adopts new parking violations ordinanceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... parked illegally in our watershed." Both towing service charges and administrative fees been set by the Massachusetts Department of Telecommunications and Energy, said William Reichelt , city attorney. The administrative fee wills cover the costs of ...

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  5. Suit over contaminated soil at former Northampton Honda site scheduled for trialRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... The case pits plaintiff and property owner Don T. Lia against his former environmental consulting firm and the Massachusetts Electric Company. Appearing in Hampshire Superior Court Tuesday were lawyer Julie LaVan of Moorestown, N.J. and Springfield ...

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  6. Massachusetts sunrise, sunset, moonrise and tides for Wednesday, July 23Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    Here's what to expect if you look up at the night sky, want to see a sunrise or sunset or plan to go to the coast in Massachusetts for Wednesday, July 23, 2014: The moon will appear about 5 degrees to the right of Venus in the east at dawn.

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  7. Man connected to gun used to kill MIT officer also friends with accused bomberRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHDH

    ... Silva with conspiracy to distribute heroin. Federal prosecutors have filed charges against a Cambridge, Massachusetts man who law enforcement officials say was the source of the gun that was used to murder Officer Sean Collier. Federal prosecutors ...

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  8. Disturbing Post Office find leads to public rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | WHDH

    ... expect a full investigation into the incident. Federal prosecutors have filed charges against a Cambridge, Massachusetts man who law enforcement officials say was the source of the gun that was used to murder Officer Sean Collier. Federal ...

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  9. Tractor Trailer Crash Closes Down Lanes on I-495 NorthRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Massachusetts State Police say two left lanes are closed on I-495 Northbound on the Chelmsford/Westford lane following a tractor trailer crash just after 7:30 p.m. Monday night.

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  10. 'Troubling Violations' Found at Several Arlington Massage and Bodywork EstablishmentsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... police said. Most of the violations were related to false or improper advertisements and code violations. The Massachusetts Division of Professional Licensure helped carry out the checks. The violations: Body Balance Center, 1205 Mass. Ave., was ...

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  11. Talk On Main Street: Talking About The Kinder Morgan PipelineRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Groton Line

    The debut netcast and cablecast of Talk On Main Street tackles some selected aspects of the Northeast Energy Direct natural gas pipeline proposed by Kinder Morgan that would span 45 towns along the northern edge of Massachusetts.

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  12. Towns struggle with debate over immigrant servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... ago. After a two-month stay at a federal holding facility, she re-united with her mother, has been living in Massachusetts illegally for years. City officials in Lynn said their school district is dealing with an influx of indigenous Guatemalans, ...

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  13. Aaron Hernandez backs off of PatsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | CNN

    ... bumped into Hernandez at a nightclub, causing him to spill his drink. Hernandez is brought into the Attleboro, Massachusetts, District Court for his arraignment on June 26, 2013. He was charged with first-degree murder in Lloyd's death. Hernandez ...

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  14. House to take up clinic-access bill as church urges slowdownRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    Over the objections of Catholic Church officials who are urging them to slow down, the House on Wednesday is expected to consider legislation seeking to protect visitors to reproductive-health facilities in Massachusetts.

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  15. Corporal Gunnar Scott K-9 Honorary Marine Corporal At Live Life Family DayRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    ... is already making in the lives of our service men and women. Sunday's event sponsored by Valiant Veterans and Massachusetts Vest-a-Dog, staring Corporal Gunner, to bring awareness and to celebrate first responders and Military families. The day will ...

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  16. Wachusett school district settles ex-principal's discrimination claim for $30,000Read the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... claim alleging age and sex discrimination when she was terminated in 2012. Ms. Morgan, who was the reigning Massachusetts Secondary School Administrators Association middle school principal of the year at the time, was a victim of $1.2 million in ...

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  17. Feds indict Cambridge man with suspected ties to gun that killed MIT officerRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    ... on April 18a , 2013, while sitting in his cruiser on the MIT campus near the intersection of Vassar Street and Massachusetts Avenue in Cambridge. a His murder sparked the car chase from Cambridge to Watertown that ended with the death of Tamerlan ...

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  18. Cambridge man charged in connection with gun used to kill MIT Officer Sean CollierRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | WHDH

    Law enforcement officials say a federal case made public today in Boston answers a mystery that's been unsolved since last year's Boston Marathon bombings -- where did the Tsarnaev brothers get the gun that prosecutors say they used to kill MIT officer? Federal prosecutors have filed charges against a Cambridge, Massachusetts man who law ... (more)

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  19. High bacteria counts led to the closure Tuesday of Ink Well beach in Oak Bluffs.Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... Beach Club are again open to swimmers. Both were closed in recent weeks because of high bacteria counts. The Massachusetts Bureau of Environmental Health advises that swimming in polluted water can cause gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea, ...

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  20. Iodine may alleviate swelling in retinitis pigmentosa patients' retinasRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Science Daily

    ... treatments for CME in RP are not always effective and can lead to adverse results. Researchers from the Massachusetts Eye and Ear, Harvard Medical School, and Boston University School of Medicine tested whether the extent of retinal swelling due to ...

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