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  1. N.H. hit hard by storm-related power outagesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... included Nashua (12,000 outages) and Manchester (15,000 outages). The number of outages were far fewer in Massachusetts, with National Grid reporting more than 16,000 customers without power and NStar reporting 337 customers without power. The power ...

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  2. University of Massachusetts cuts ties to Bill CosbyRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    The University of Massachusetts-Amherst has cut ties with alumnus Bill Cosby amid allegations by women accusing the comedian of sexual assault. University spokesman Edward Blaguszewski told the Boston Globe on Wednesday that school officials had asked Cosby to step down as an honorary co-chairman of the university's $300 million fundraising campaign, and Cosby agreed.

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  3. Blood Farm rises from the ashesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... St. Jude's Children hospital buys blood from the farm to test their equipment with. Pig eyes go to Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary, and the tracheas are used to help train EMTs, Richard Blood said. All of that ended after the fire, and Barney ...

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  4. Fitchburg City Council OKs increased liquor salesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Approving a petition to increase the number of hours businesses can sell alcoholic beverages on the premises was one of several items addressed during the City Council meeting Monday. The License Commission requested from the City Council the adoption of a provision of the Massachusetts General Laws that would allow the commission to authorize "on-premises alcoholic beverage license holders to make sale of such beverages between 10 a.m. and noon on Sundays, the last Monday in May and on Christmas Day or on the day following when said day occurs on Sunday."

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  5. Dangerousness hearing set for woman accused of Lunenburg ax attackRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... commitment to the recovery center expires Friday and it is expected that she will be sent to the Western Massachusetts Regional Women's Correctional Center in Chicopee at that time. Ms. Hamitlon and Ms. Richardson stipulated that Ms. Ravanis is now ...

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  6. CHNA 9 renews teen coffeehouse grantRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Social Determinants of Health initiative, which aims to support minority organizations in North Central Massachusetts and to foster collaborations between new or existing community-based partners, to improve the health status of vulnerable ...

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  7. JV Lions win the Chicken BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... ll and so did our defensive ends Delaney and (Tyler) Burgwinkle. RSS Coulter Press: 156 Church Street, Clinton Massachusetts 01510 Clinton: 978-368-0176 West Boylston: 508-835-4865 Fax (all publications): 978-368-1151

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  8. Christmas in Berlin is Dec. 5 and 6Read the original story

    12 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... ditional Christmas songs and live animals in the stable. 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

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  9. Elizabeth WhippleRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... Whitin Lasell and Frances Sumner "Happy" Lasell, she grew up in Whitinsville, a small mill town in central Massachusetts. When Pinkie was 21, her father was missing in action in World War II after his plane was shot down over Burma. During the war, ...

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  10. Samuel OtoboRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Worcester - WORCESTER - Samuel O'Dafe Otobo, 25, was granted his angel wings on November 13, 2014 at his home in Worcester, Massachusetts. Sam is survived by his mother, Dorothy Savice; his father, Henry Adedapo and his wife April Dixon-Adedapo; brothers, Daryl Otobo , Teddy Otobo-Sheriff and his wife Mena Nimley Otobo-Sheriff, Emmanuel Otobo, David Otobo, Joshua Otobo, Milton Dixon, DeAnthony Reese; sisters; Brenda Essam, Cynthia Musya, and Rashida Oyindamola Adedapo; his niece, Avenel Otobo-Sheriff and a host of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins.

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  11. Ann LupienRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Wayland - Wayland - Anne Marie Lupien formerly of North Port, Florida and Templeton, Massachusetts died Saturday, November 22, 2014 at Miriam Boyd Parlin Hospice in Wayland following a long illness. She was 75 and the wife of the late Francis X. Lupien.

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  12. Bernard ContiRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Conti, 86 Webster - Bernard Francis Conti 86, of Webster Massachusetts passed peacefully at home surrounded by his loved ones on November 25, 2014 succumbing to his fifth battle with Cancer. He was the son of Frank and Josephine Conti.

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  13. GoLocalWorcester | Lifestyle | Happy Thanksgiving Central MARead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Go Local

    ... we have all the time in the world to be merry and appreciate the high points of a year gone by. In Central Massachusetts over a quarter million people from all walks of life, and cultures will unify as one - by being a part of this community and ...

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  14. NuVascular Technologies Places in Competitive MassVentures' Competition for InnovationRead the original story

    15 hrs ago | 24-7 Press Release

    MassVentures, a venture capital firm focused on fueling the Massachusetts innovation economy, is the latest institution to take notice of NuVascular Technologies' medical breakthroughs. NuVascular Technologies, a medical device company that has recently been spun out from BioSurfaces to commercialize its patented electrospinning process, was one of three companies named winners in MassVentures' competitive "Pitch it to Win it" contest for early stage, high-growth Massachusetts startups.

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  15. Weather leaves some travelers strandedRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    After the National Weather Service issued a strong winds advisory at 3:36 p.m. for coastal Massachusetts and Rhode Island, airlines and ferry services canceled trips for the evening, leaving some travelers stranded the night before Thanksgiving. HYANNIS – While Thanksgiving travels are hectic any year, Wednesday's storm made it even harder to get where you wanted to go for the holiday.

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  16. Climate change affecting America's holiday fruitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

     Especially in Massachusetts, “we have a special feeling, I guess you'd say, for the little fruit,” said Susan Playfair, author of the new book, “America's Founding Fruit: The Cranberry in a New Environment.” ...

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  17. South terminal injects millions into local economyRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... looking five or 10 years down the road at once this marine terminal is completed,” he said. The Massachusetts Clean Energy Center, the quasi-state agency which oversees the $113 million project, recently put out a spreadsheet listing the ...

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  18. Political Notebook: Labor unions endorse Sutter for Fall River mayorRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... House News Service, Grossman said the agency could lose $30 million in profits if the cuts are approved. At a Massachusetts Lottery Commission meeting, Grossman said that according to staff calculations, one way to save $900,000 would be to cut two ...

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  19. Southcoast Health gets $500,000 grant to help young males make better choicesRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... The RAPPP team will provide health education and risk reduction, mentoring and tutor services with licensed Massachusetts teachers, and financial literacy education. Field trips and community service activities will also be a part of the curriculum. ...

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  20. Mitt Romney: Republicans Should 'Swallow Hard,' Pass 'Permanent' Amnesty BillRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Breitbart.com

    Former Massachusetts Governor and failed presidential candidate Mitt Romney believes Republicans should "swallow hard" and pass a permanent amnesty bill in the wake of President Barack Obama's executive amnesty that even Romney conceded would encourage more illegal immigrants to enter the country. Romney recently told Spanish-language Univision that Obama is "giving people false hope" and "communicating to people outside this country, 'Hey, get into the United States illegally and stay, because they'll always let you stay.'

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