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

    Tuesday Aug 19 | 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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  2. 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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  3. 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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  4. 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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  5. Annual Bike Week rolls in SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2014 | The Recorder

    As sure as tulips and native asparagus, a true sign of spring in Franklin County is bicycling - and the annual bike week celebration, which occurs next week.

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  6. Pipeline protest rally set for todayRead the original story

    May 14, 2014 | The Recorder

    A rally against the planned natural gas pipeline will go on this afternoon, organizers say, despite postponement of a regional informational meeting that was originally scheduled to follow.

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  7. Graduation day for thousands of UMass Amherst studentsRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | WWLP

    ... are waiting to hear back from graduate programs. Honorary doctoral degrees were presented to retired U.S. Rep. John Olver of Massaschusetts, and New York Times columnist and author Gail Collins. Olver, a former UMass Amherst chemistry professor, ...

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  8. Patrick tells UMass Amherst graduates to build communityRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Boston.com

    Governor Deval Patrick urged 2014 graduates of UMass Amherst on Friday to use their education for the greater good, saying the "highest form of citizenship is seeing your stake in your neighbors' dreams and struggles, as well as your own."

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  9. Gov. Patrick addresses UMass Amherst graduatesRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Boston Herald

    ... ings, saying "We are, in the end, one community." . Honorary doctoral degrees were presented to retired U.S. Rep. John Olver of Massaschusetts, and New York Times columnist and author Gail Collins.

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  10. At Commencement, Gov. Patrick Calls for Graduates to Be Good CitizensRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Approximately 5,500 candidates received bachelor's degrees during today's Undergraduate Commencement of the University of Massachusetts Amherst as a crowd of 20,000 heard Massachusetts Gov. Deval L. Patrick emphasize the need for today's graduates to be good citizens and build community.

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  11. Gov. Patrick Addressing UMass Amherst GraduatesRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | WBUR-AM Boston

    ... at 4:30 p.m. Friday. Also at the ceremony, honorary doctoral degrees will be presented to retired U.S. Rep. John Olver and New York Times columnist and author Gail Collins. Olver, a former UMass Amherst chemistry professor, represented Massachusetts ...

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  12. Gov. Patrick addressing UMass Amherst graduatesRead the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Berkshire Eagle

    ... at 4:30 p.m. Friday. Also at the ceremony, honorary doctoral degrees will be presented to retired U.S. Rep. John Olver and New York Times columnist and author Gail Collins. Olver, a former UMass Amherst chemistry professor, represented Massachusetts ...

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  13. Annual Bike Week rolls in SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2014 | The Recorder

    As sure as tulips and native asparagus, a true sign of spring in Franklin County is bicycling - and the annual bike week celebration, which occurs next week.

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  14. UMass prepares for Friday graduation; Gov. Deval L. Patrick commencement speakerRead the original story

    May 8, 2014 | MassLive.com

    The day before about 5,500 are to receive degrees at the 144th University of Massachusetts Commencement, dozens of workers, some in hard hats, were busy setting the stage.

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  15. full commentRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2014 | The Recorder

    ... Republican candidates in Franklin County and beyond. On the other hand, he has worked against Elizabeth Warren, John Olver, Barack Obama, and Deval Patrick! It was Isaac Mass who co-chaired the Franklin County John McCain for President Committee to ...

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  16. John W. Olver, Gail Collins to Receive Honorary Degrees at CommencementRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | University of Massachusetts Amherst

    Former U.S. Rep. John W. Olver and alumna and journalist Gail Collins will receive honorary doctoral degrees at Undergraduate Commencement at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Friday, May 9. About 5,500 students will be receiving bachelor's degree at the ceremony in McGuirk Alumni Stadium at 4:30 p.m. Gov. Deval Patrick will be the main ... (more)

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  17. Ferris Beuller's Day OffRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | The Recorder

    If you are still off, please report at Thank you! UMassAmherst : Former Rep John Olver, Journalist Gail Collins to get honorary degrees at UMass Amherst Undergrad Commencement May 9 TheRecorderNews : RT @GazetteNET : Co nter protest planned for Westboro Baptist Ch rcha s expected picket in Amherst We ff.ly/1eBk9af" target="_blank" ... (more)

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  18. Former Congressman John Olver, journalist Gail Collins will receive...Read the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | MassLive.com

    Former U.S. Rep. John W. Olver, D-Amherst, and alumna and journalist Gail Collins will receive honorary doctoral degrees at Undergraduate Commencement at the University of Massachusetts May 9. About 5,500 students will be receiving bachelor's degree at the ceremony in McGuirk Alumni Stadium at 4:30 p.m. Gov. Deval Patrick will be the main speaker.

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  19. John W. Olver, Gail Collins, to Get Honorary DegreesRead the original story

    Apr 14, 2014 | Newswise

    AMHERST, Mass. - Former U.S. Rep. John W. Olver and alumna and journalist Gail Collins will receive honorary doctoral degrees at Undergraduate Commencement at the University of Massachusetts Amherst on Friday, May 9. About 5,500 students will be receiving bachelor's degree at the ceremony in McGuirk Alumni Stadium at 4:30 p.m. Gov. Deval Patrick ... (more)

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  20. I-91 traffic billboards not up to speedRead the original story

    Mar 31, 2014 | The Recorder

    The Interstate 91 corridor in Holyoke and Springfield was riddled with weather-related accidents Monday morning but commuters traveling from the north reported no advance warning.

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