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  1. Vermonter could be first spike in path of new rail future - or notRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Recorder

    Editor's Note: This is the first of four stories about planned expansion of passenger rail in the Pioneer Valley and the return of Amtrak service to Greenfield.

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  2. Vermonter could be first spike in path of new rail future - or notRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Recorder

    Editor's Note: This is the first of four stories about planned expansion of passenger rail in the Pioneer Valley and the return of Amtrak service to Greenfield.

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  3. Rosenberg embarrassed, but not short on alliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | The Recorder

    ... with a photo Hefner posted of him standing with Republican Gov.-elect Charlie Baker. Former U.S. Congressman John Olver, a Democrat who previously held Rosenberg's Senate seat, said Rosenberg was dealing with the issue well and that it should not ...

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  4. Lauren Stevens: Still a good case for Adams chute projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Berkshire Eagle

    WILLIAMSTOWN >> In 2005 then-U.S.Congressman John Olver secured a $500,000 member item to have the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers conduct a feasibility study of modifying the flood control project in Adams to improve fish habitat. In light of the current flood control mitigation project in North Adams, whatever became of the Adams initiative and should it or something like it be resurrected? The Hoosic River Watershed Association's Jerry Schoen and Dick Zona in 1989, replicated in 1999 by Dick Schlesinger and Ernie LeClaire, determined that the Adams flood chutes heated the river significantly, even more than Specialty Minerals' discharge of heated cooling water.

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  5. Still good case for Adams chute projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Berkshire Eagle

    WILLIAMSTOWN >> In 2005 then-U.S.Congressman John Olver secured a $500,000 member item to have the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers conduct a feasibility study of modifying the flood control project in Adams to improve fish habitat. In light of the current flood control mitigation project in North Adams, whatever became of the Adams initiative and should it or something like it be resurrected? The Hoosic River Watershed Association's Jerry Schoen and Dick Zona in 1989, replicated in 1999 by Dick Schlesinger and Ernie LeClaire, determined that the Adams flood chutes heated the river significantly, even more than Specialty Minerals' discharge of heated cooling water.

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  6. Rosenberg brings diverse background to Massachusetts Senate postRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... with U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy's 1980 presidential campaign. In 1986, after serving as an aide to then-state Sen. John Olver, Rosenberg won a seat in the Massachusetts House from his solidly Democratic Pioneer Valley district. In 1991, he was elected ...

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  7. Rosenberg brings diverse background to Senate postRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... with U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy's 1980 presidential campaign. In 1986, after serving as an aide to then-state Sen. John Olver, Rosenberg won a seat in the Massachusetts House from his solidly Democratic Pioneer Valley district. In 1991, he was elected ...

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  8. Pioneering Amherst College professor diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | WWLP

    ... battle with ovarian cancer. She was 77. Olver was also the wife of longtime Massachusetts Democratic U.S. Rep. John Olver. Rose Olver joined the faculty of Amherst in 1962 as an instructor and was named an assistant professor of psychology a year ...

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  9. Obituaries today: Rose Olver had 50-year career on faculty of Amherst CollegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | MassLive.com

    Rose Richardson Olver , 77, passed away on Wednesday. She was born in Philadelphia, and educated in Delaware County, Pennsylvania public schools.

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  10. Mount Greylock Tower To Undergo $2 Million RenovationRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | IBerkshires

    ... to visit each year. The $800,000 from the federal government is scenic byway money earmarked by former U.S. Rep. John Olver in 2009. iBerkshires.com welcomes critical, respectful dialogue. Name-calling, personal attacks, libel, slander or foul ...

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  11. Babineau health center in Fitchburg dedicatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Mount Wachusett Community College President Daniel Asquino, left, and former congressman John Olver flank John DeMalia, President and CEO of Community Health Connections, at the dedication of the new Fitchburg Community Health Center on the Burbank campus off Nichols Road. FITCHBURG - Thanks to government assistance, an energetic fundraising campaign, and the support of the local business community, the city can boast that it has one of the finest Community Health Centers in the state.

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  12. Mount Greylock Tower To Undergo $2 Million...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2014 | IBerkshires

    ... to visit each year. The $800,000 from the federal government is scenic byway money earmarked by former U.S. Rep. John Olver in 2009. iBerkshires.com welcomes critical, respectful dialogue. Name-calling, personal attacks, libel, slander or foul ...

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  13. Stephen Whetstone to Speak at Knowledge Congress' LIVE WebcastRead the original story

    Nov 10, 2014 | PR Log

    PRLog - Nov. 10, 2014 - NEW YORK -- The Knowledge Group/The Knowledge Congress Live Webcast Series, the leading producer of regulatory focused webcasts, has announced today that Stephen Whetstone, Managing Director, Leader, eDiscovery Group, Stroz Friedberg will speak at a 2-hour webcast entitled "Merger Investigations: The Benefits of Technology-Assisted Document Review in 2014 LIVE Webcast" This two-hour event is scheduled on November 25, 2014 from 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm For further details and updated list of speakers, please visit: http://theknowledgegroup.org/ Event Synopsis: The Knowledge Group has assembled a panel of key thought leaders to provide the audience with an in-depth analysis and thorough discussion of using Technology-Assisted Document Review when facing the prospect of a Merger Investigation.

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  14. Health center in Fitchburg opens to acclaimRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    ... providers in the state and often provide care to many people who don't have any money, he said. Former U.S. Rep. John Olver, who was instrumental in securing the $10.7 million grant for the center, was honored with a plaque that will be displayed in ...

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  15. Election 2014: The Quest For Election 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | Daily Kos

    ... have been mistaken. Lieutenant Governor Jane Swift came into office after losing her challenge to Representative John Olver in a previous election cycle. One district loss does not lose you credibility as a political candidate. Charlie Baker lost ...

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  16. Knowledge Corridor Rail Line in WMass is on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | WWLP

    High-speed rail service is expected to be running through western Massachusetts before the end of the year, and one of the stops will be Greenfield. 22News spoke with MassDOT spokesman Michael Verseckes who said crews are ahead of schedule in some places.

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  17. Gov. Patrick rolls into Greenfield on train to announce track buyRead the original story

    Aug 19, 2014 | The Recorder

    Gov. Deval Patrick rolled into Greenfield Wednesday aboard a passenger train to announce the state is spending $17 million to advance the Amtrak Vermonter passenger service, scheduled to begin Dec. 29. That money will buy 49 miles of track between the Connecticut and Vermont borders, once again carrying passenger trains through Greenfield, which ... (more)

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  18. Defense questions probation witness motives, says liarRead the original story

    Jun 12, 2014 | Townsend Times

    ... along with other recommendations from former Sen. Richard Tisei, now a candidate for Congress, former Congressman John Olver, former Senate President Tom Birmingham, and Warren Tolman, who was then a senator and is now running for attorney general. ...

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  19. Is Mass. on the verge of a political drought?Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 5, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... one of the masterminds behind Obama's political rise, who himself got his start managing former representative John Olver's campaign in 1992. "You're still going to have the presidential campaigns populated from a lot of people from Massachusetts." ...

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  20. Crappy Spin of the Day AwardRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2008 | The Phoenix

    And the winner is...Republican congressional candidate Nathan Bech , for comedically misrepresenting the comments of his opponent, Democrat John Olver, in a press release titled "Olver to Citizens Facing Cold Winter: Stop Whining."

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