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  1. Jail cooks prepare Thanksgiving dinner for 1,200 captive guestsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    For anyone in need of inspiration while pulling together a Thanksgiving meal for a big family of cranky cousins and ill-tempered in-laws, meet Pat Kalagher. Mr. Kalagher is the executive chef in charge of preparing one of the largest and least-voluntary Thanksgiving dinners anywhere in Central Massachusetts.

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  2. Feed the hungry all year longRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... The milk is so high that we dilute the jug with water to last longer." Beverly's story is not uncommon. In Massachusetts, one in nine Massachusetts households struggles with hunger issues. In Worcester County, nearly 83,000 people, or 10.4 percent ...

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  3. At The High School: Taylor White, G-DRHS Senior, Leads Effort To Aid Family After FireRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Groton Line

    During a recent home fire tragedy and afterwwards, Taylor White, a senior at Groton-Dunstable Regional High School, proved to be a hero. A farmhouse owned by the McLeod family in Lunenburg, Massachusetts was destroyed by fire a few weeks ago.

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  4. Thousands without power across WMassRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | WWLP

    As the heavy, wet snow continues to come down, thousands of electric customers are without power, spread out in communities across western Massachusetts. As of 4:00 P.M., Western Massachusetts Electric Company was reporting 4,826 customers without power, with the largest outages in Pittsfield, Russell, Conway, and Greenfield.

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  5. What you don't know about ThanksgivingRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    We were deep into the fall semester at the University of North Carolina journalism school, where I teach feature writing. I was showing the students an example of a travel article, one I had written for The New York Times about Plymouth, Massachusetts.

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  6. Romney would defeat Clinton if presidential election were held now: QuinnipiacRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Mitt Romney , the former governor of Massachusetts and unsuccessful Republican candidate for president in 2012, is leading among Republican voters for the 2016 presidential contest. The results of a Quinnipiac University poll were released on Wednesday.

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  7. Our View: Nascimento will be missedRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    When Roy Nascimento takes over the North Central Massachusetts Chamber of Commerce in mid-January, SouthCoast will have lost a leader whose influence went beyond his role with the local chamber. Nascimento has led the New Bedford Area Chamber of Commerce effectively, admirably, for eight years.

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  8. Democratic cause celebre is Republican casus belliRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... the very core of Obamacare was the law, crafted from a Conservative concept, implemented successfully in Massachusetts during the Republican Governorship of Mitt Romney who ran against Obama in the 2012 elections and lost.] Funny, but in fact, the ...

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  9. Westfield Bank's Security Officer to Appear on CBS News Program 60 MinutesRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Customer Interaction Solutions

    ... Industry Group. Ms. Swartz is an accomplished presenter in the area of security and has testified before the Massachusetts State Judiciary Committee on the issue of bank robbery legislation in addition to holding speaking engagements at multiple ...

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  10. Uber Faces Class Action Suit for Mysterious 'Logan Massport Surcharge'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Add one more item to the laundry list of lawsuits Uber faces: A class-action complaint filed in Suffolk County alleges that Uber fleeces travelers to Logan Airport with an $8.75 "Logan Massport Surcharge & Toll." Massachusetts Lawyers Weekly first identified the complaint, Cullinane, et al. v.

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  11. Governor Patrick pushes for more urban open spacesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    BOSTON >> With less than seven weeks left in office, Gov. Deval Patrick has signed an executive order that he says will help develop parks and open spaces in urban neighborhoods across Massachusetts where green areas have typically been in short supply. The outgoing Democratic said the order would require that those open space goals are taken into consideration in executive branch decisions in all areas of state government.

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  12. Retired Catholic priest gets 10 years in rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Berkshire Eagle

    ... of a Roman Catholic religious order has been sentenced to up to 10 years in prison for raping a boy at a Massachusetts summer camp in the 1980s. The Rev. Richard McCormick, of New York, was also sentenced Wednesday in Lawrence Superior Court to 10 ...

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  13. William W. DavidianRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Davidian, all of New Bedford; and six grandchildren. Funeral Services will be private. Burial will be in the Massachusetts National Cemetery in Bourne. Arrangements are by the Saunders-Dwyer Home for Funerals, 495 Park St., New Bedford. For online ...

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  14. Rochester woman killed in Carver crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... The cause of the collision is still under investigation by members of the Carver Police Department and the Massachusetts State Police. Several other agencies including Wareham Police and EMS, Plymouth County Sheriff's Department and Plympton Police ...

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  15. Cape benchmark wastewater study provides a sobering view of the futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Martha's Vineyard Times

    ... question the science and the engineering, and it's easy for a plan to suffer the death of 1,000 cuts. The MEP (Massachusetts Estuaries Project) provides very good science. We have to break through this barrier." To that end, Mr. Niedzwiecki said ...

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  16. Wellesley Competes In High School Quiz Show on WGBHRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Patch.com

    ... on High School Quiz Show season six. This competition provides a platform to celebrate the dedication of Massachusetts educators, parents and students to academic excellence," said WGBH President and CEO Jon Abbott. "WGBH is proud to bring an ...

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  17. BOZICH | For Pitino, victory 700 stirs memories of losing to AdelphiRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | WDRB-TV Louisville

    ... sixth game of his first season as the head coach at Boston U. His team had already defeated St. Peter's and Massachusetts and played Connecticut tough. Then came the loss to the Adelphi Panthers, a Division II program. That was Dec. 11, 1978 - and ...

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  18. Brewster lawyera s a oeGraphic History of Antisemitisma recalls horrible timesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 | Cape Cod Times

    ... stems from his decades-long career as a civil rights and discrimination lawyer in New Jersey and Massachusetts. “I've represented victims of discrimination, prejudice, hatred and abuse in the workplace, in places of public accommodation, and ...

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  19. Fluoridation is lackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Cape Cod Times

    Late last month, the Massachusetts Health Council criticized the lack of fluoridated water in several communities across the commonwealth, including most on Cape Cod. Joint Base Cape Cod is the only place on the Cape where fluoride is added to the public water supply.

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  20. New theater group rallies for fight against Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Proceeds from the performances, which will also be staged on Friday and Saturday nights, will benefit the Massachusetts/New Hampshire chapter of the Alzheimer's Association. It is the nation's largest non-profit organization dedicated to supporting ...

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