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  1. Candidates forum is April 28Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Center Director Alix Turner at . Item Appeal Coulter Press: 156 Church Street, Clinton Massachusetts 01510 Clinton: 978-368-0176 West Boylston: 508-835-4865 Fax (all publications): 978-368-1151


  2. Clinton and Nashoba edged out in FIRST world championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... ernoon. Read an updated story in the Friday, May 1 Item. Item Appeal Coulter Press: 156 Church Street, Clinton Massachusetts 01510 Clinton: 978-368-0176 West Boylston: 508-835-4865 Fax (all publications): 978-368-1151


  3. William BlakeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Lunenburg, Massachusetts - William Carroll Blake passed away suddenly of a profound heart attack on March 31, 2015. At that time, he was Executive Vice President of Research & Development at D-Wave Systems Inc., Vancouver, BC, Canada, and was extremely excited to be part of building future supercomputing products based on quantum computing technology.


  4. Officials: Injured Massachusetts horses attacked by bearRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Two Worcester County Appaloosa horses are on the mend after suffering injuries in an apparent bear attack. The Telegram & Gazette reports 14-year-old Brooke Perry discovered the wounds Friday when she was putting 19-year-old Ozzy and 20-year-old Justin in their East Brookfield barn for the night.


  5. Horses recovering from bear attack in East BrookfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... of puppies on his property. That bear weighed about 275 pounds. Black bears are the only type of bear found in Massachusetts, and males can be as large as 600 pounds, with large females topping out at about 400 pounds, according to the state ...


  6. Port Society, Fishing Heritage Center part waysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday |

    The Port Society of New Bedford has ended its partnership with the fledgling Fishing Heritage Center just months after it was announced.  Late last year the two parties announced the Heritage Center would be located in the Mariners' Home, which is about to undergo a restoration. Part of the Heritage Center was to be in the Seamen's Bethel, which will be connected to the Mariners' Home by a glass corridor.  The project is the recipient of a conditional $440,000 Massachusetts Cultural Council facilities grant, which requires matching funds from the Port Society.  Fred Toomey, president of the Port Society, described what appears to be a mutual misunderstanding of what was to be done with the Heritage Center.


  7. Cannabis Convention May 2 on CapeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 25 |

    ... happening on May 2: Cannacare Docs in South Dennis is offering a free screening event the same day for Massachusetts veterans, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at its office located on Route 134. The screening was originally planned for Memorial Day but was ...


  8. Efforts to control oyster contamination pay off, shellfishermen toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Cape Cod Times

    ... with vomiting, cramping and diarrhea. Illnesses from eating Vibrio-contaminated oysters were first reported in Massachusetts in 2011, with 11 cases, followed by 27 cases in 2012 and 58 in 2013. But Suzanne Condon, an associate commissioner in the ...


  9. Group readies citizens initiative to legalize marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Cape Cod Times

    A committee working to legalize marijuana in Massachusetts announced Friday it had submitted an initial draft of its citizens initiative to the state attorney general's office for informal review, so any legal problems that could keep the question off the 2016 presidential election ballot could be picked up early. Bay State Repeal has set out to write "the least restrictive" citizens initiative possible, according to one of the authors, Steven S. Epstein.


  10. Friends, colleagues remember beloved Acushnet art teacher Susan HinchcliffeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 19 |

    ... he continued. The association leader noted that Hinchcliffe, who earned degrees from the former Southeastern Massachusetts University and Bridgewater State University, was a strong advocate for education and annually raised scholarship funds. He ...


  11. Ministry VP to speak at New RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Cape Cod Times

    CENTERVILLE Mitch Forman of Chosen People Ministries will be the guest speaker during the 10 a.m. services on Sunday and May 3 at New Road, an interdenominational church, located at 1480 Falmouth Road . Forman's message will be, "Jesus the Jewish Missionary: Parts 1 and 2." Forman was raised in a Reform Jewish home near Boston and attended the University of Massachusetts.


  12. On Native GroundHOW to Run a Business Into the GroundRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | American Reporter

    ... he started shopping the T&G as soon the ink was dry on the paperwork. That the dominant news source in Central Massachusetts lost 90 percent of its value in less than 15 years was disheartening, but not nearly as disheartening as what went on in the ...


  13. The WilliesTHE Big, Big WhyRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2013 | American Reporter

    DUMMERSTON, Vt. -- The third Monday in April is Patriots' Day, a state holiday in Massachusetts that marks the day in 1775 when, in the words of Emerson, "By the rude bridge that arched the flood, Their flag to April's breeze unfurled/Here once the embattled farmers stood, And fired the shot heard round the world."


  14. The Transformation of AmericaPart VII: First, to Know; Then, to doRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2012 | American Reporter

    In the overall mechanics of transformative government, attitude is so important! Not just a simplistic "can do" confidence but the simple belief that government might - holy cow! - actually solve or take the lead in solving or confronting a major problem. Many GOP leaders or presidential candidates boasted during the primary campaign about how, on being elected, they would eliminate government departments left and right.


  15. Campaign 2012HOW to Win the Final DebateRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2012 | American Reporter

    In Texas and Oklahoma, ranchers and farmers have joined with activists and Occupy Wall Street alums to try to stop the construction of the Keystone XL pipeline - designed to bring toxic and dangerous tar sands oil from Canada to U.S. refineries. On the stage at Hofstra University on Tuesday night, President Obama and Republican presidential candidate Gov. Mitt Romney spun fairy tales about "clean" coal and energy independence through more domestic drilling for oil and natural gas.


  16. The WilliesISRAEL, Iran and 'Moral Equivalence'Read the original story

    Mar 19, 2012 | American Reporter

    ... "That includes Georgia (94), Virginia (94), Ohio (96), Oklahoma (96), Tennessee (97), South Carolina (98), Massachusetts (98), Iowa (99), New Hampshire (99), and Vermont (99). By comparison in the 2008 general election, whites cast only 74 percent ...


  17. Make My DayDON'T Let Your Babies Grow Up to Be CampersRead the original story

    Oct 27, 2011 | American Reporter

    ... Percy, New York's Sen. Jacob Javits and the Gov. Nelson Rockefeller, all deceased. He signed it and the Massachusetts electorate loved it. End of story. Yet the talking heads grasp at every straw to beat Cain. Unfortunately, I suppose, for them, no ...


  18. On Native GroundOCCUPY Wall Street: the Inevitable Result of Three Decades of InequalityRead the original story

    Oct 6, 2011 | American Reporter

    CNN interrupted its regular programming Saturday morning to carry a 20-minute speech to the evangelical Values Voter conference by ex-Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney. They were attempting - with the best of motives, really - to influence voters around the country to sympathize with a Mormon who evangelicals say is not the "true Christian" that ought to lead our nation.


  19. Campaign 2012THE Gingrich TurnRead the original story

    Jan 22, 2011 | American Reporter

    In the craziness of the campaign for the 2012 Republican presidential nomination, we've seen and heard a lot of crazy things. But did you ever think that you would hear Republican candidates attacking former Massachusetts governor Mitt Romney for being a "vulture capitalist?" Granted, the recent attacks by Rick Perry and Newt Gingrich against Romney and his past dealings with the private equity firm that he co-founded, Bain Capital, have more to do with finding a way to attack the frontrunner than with any serious critiques of predatory capitalism.


  20. Stephen A. Smith Denies Implying Racism As Reason for Tom Brady Skipping White House CeremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago |

    Steve Silva, a lifelong Massachusetts resident, joined in 2004. He's covered the world championship runs of the Red Sox, Patriots, Bruins, and Celtics, the Boston Marathon, and more as part of the BDC and Boston Globe sports teams.