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  1. Developer shoots down 'misinformation campaign'Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Cape Cod Times

    ... development, runs a baseball camp in Hinsdale that is one of the largest property taxpayers in that Western Massachusetts town, according to records. The camp paid $36,500 in property taxes for the camp and a separate piece of land, according to the ...

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  2. Righteous reversalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Cape Cod Times

    This past week, the University of Massachusetts at Amherst made a course correction that puts it back on track with its mission to educate. At issue was a short-lived ban on the admission of Iranian students to certain engineering and science programs.

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  3. Why universal pre-K lifts all boatsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Cape Cod Times

    ... of a boy thriving in a universal pre-K pilot program, I think we should forge ahead and offer this in more Massachusetts communities. Once it catches on, and you see the benefits come to fruition, we will look back and say, “What were we ...

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  4. Cheers & JeersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Cape Cod Times

    ... of the House Ways and Means Committee. Hunt pointed out to him that a national study in 2005-2006 estimated Massachusetts' spending on prevention and education at 1 percent of the total costs generated by substance addiction issues. "My bottom line ...

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  5. Federal lawmakers call for more fuel assistance moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Cape Cod Times

    Congressional leaders in Massachusetts have asked federal officials to release more money for low-income energy assistance funds to help families around the country heat their homes. At the same time, a release of $13 million by a state agency has allowed a local heating assistance agency that serves Cape Cod to increase benefit levels for households by $40 to $70.

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

    Jan 29, 2015 | CNN

    ... As probably expected, Clinton has the most followers, followed by former 2012 Presidential candidate and Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. What is surprising however is how Jeb Bush compares. He has the lowest followers of just about everyone in the ...

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  7. Buffett Says Elizabeth Warren Would Do Better If - Less Angry'Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Bloomberg

    U.S. Senator Elizabeth Warren, a Democrat from Massachusetts, listens during a Senate Banking Committee hearing in Washington, D.C., on Feb. 24, 2015. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg -- Billionaire Warren Buffett, who has profited from investing in banks while faulting the financial industry's lapses, said Senator Elizabeth Warren's approach to Wall Street is too confrontational.

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  8. Hopkins pulls away from Turners, 68-46Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... tight first half, and the second-seeded Golden Hawks eliminated the third-seeded Indians, 68-46, in Western Massachusetts Division IV Boys' Basketball Tournament semifinal action at Curry Hicks Cage. The Golden Hawks (20-2) led by a point entering ...

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  9. PHOTOS/VIDEO: Isaac Siegel, Devonte McCall combine for 46, No. 2...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... 27 to help the No. 2 Hurricanes defeat the Pacers 73-63 at Springfield Central High School during the Western Massachusetts Division I Tournament semifinals. "Honestly, it felt pretty good out of my hands," Siegel said of the buzzer-beater. "I knew ...

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  10. PHOTOS: Brittany Herring dominates second half, No. 1 Quaboag runs...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    AMHERST Last year, when the Quaboag girls basketball team came to the Curry Hicks Cage at UMass for the Western Massachusetts Division IV Tournament, the Cougars' leader was unquestionably Jess Korzec. The senior controlled the pace of play, calmed her team down when it needed to relax and made a big play when it needed a burst of energy as the Cougars earned the Western Mass.

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  11. Pioneer goes cold, falls by wayside, 45-29Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... For the second straight season, Monson High School eliminated Pioneer Valley Regional School from the Western Massachusetts Division IV Girls' Basketball Tournament, where the seventh-seeded Mustangs trounced the third-seeded Panthers, 45-29, in ...

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  12. Pepperell bylaw a balance of conservation needs and landowner rightsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    ... Administrator Paula Terrasi during a March 2 Planning Board meeting. The proposed OSRD bylaw uses a Massachusetts Audubon Society document as a template, she said. By building more housing units on a smaller footprint and dedicating half the ...

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  13. @SC_Varsity Highlights of the Day for March 2Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... at least seven points, with three in double digits. UMass Dartmouth men's ice hockey freshman was named the Massachusetts State College Athletic Conference Rookie of the Year on Monday. Shea is the second Corsairs to earn the award since UMD joined ...

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  14. Full steam ahead: Minnesotans equipped to tackle Mass. ice damsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... were introduced to it recently when Boston media reported on Minnesota companies that have sent workers to Massachusetts after hearing about the extreme ice dam problems. Steve Kuhl, owner of Kuhl Design Build in Hopkins, Minnesota, said his ...

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  15. City share of Taconic High School project estimated at $40 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... and supporting information will be updated by the consultants with the aim of submitting the package to the Massachusetts School Building Authority by March 30 for scope and budget approval. Caldwell said a request for approval by the City Council ...

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  16. Holyoke police identify 12 men arrested in raid for heroin, cocaine, pot chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... a mix of drug and trespassing charges, police said Monday (March 2). Holyoke police conducted the raid with Massachusetts State Police Violent Fugitive Apprehension Section, the FBI Gang Task Force, the federal Drug Enforcement Administration Gang ...

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  17. New casino ethics ordinance gets nod from Springfield City Council,...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... have achieved that." In other action, the council voted unanimously to go on record as supporting the Western Massachusetts Correctional Alcohol Center, and doing everything in its power to keep the program in Springfield. The program must move from ...

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  18. Local social service agency behind governor's plan for homeless families in hotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Recorder

    ... in hotels, appears to have taken the first steps on Monday. "It is a human tragedy that more and more Massachusetts families become homeless and it's clear we must prioritize how these families are served," said Baker. Greenfield has seen an average ...

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  19. Clear and chilly overnight, diminishing wind, low 9Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... stay at home in the evening as this system will provide a mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain across Western Massachusetts. Snow is expected to begin around 6 p.m., moving in from west to east. A quick couple of inches of snow and sleet is expected ...

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  20. Eastern States Exposition VP announces retirementRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | CBS 3 Springfield

    ... organization into the fifth largest fair in North America and one of the top ten economic engines in Western Massachusetts." Lavoie had oversight on the sales department, which is responsible for selling commercial exhibit space for The Big E. "I ...

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