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  1. GoLocalWorcester | News | Worcester to Get 10 to 14 Inches of Snow Sunday NightRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Go Local

    According to the National Weather Service , Patriots fans in Worcester will be getting the good with the bad on Sunday night. A Winter Storm Watch is in effect for Sunday evening through late Monday night.

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  2. GoLocalWorcester | News | Monfredo: Grant to Look at Ways of Reducing School SuspensionsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Go Local

    The wheels of progress move slowly but they are moving for just recently there was a press conference that addressed the issue of school suspensions. Two years ago at a January School Committee meeting I brought up the possible abuse of school suspensions in our school system that needed to be discussed.

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  3. GoLocalWorcester | News | Winter Storm Juno Runs Worcester $1.5 Million in Clean-Up CostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Go Local

    According to early numbers from City Hall, the city of Worcester will spend nearly $1.5 million in clean-up costs due to Tuesday's record breaking blizzard. "This was a record-breaking event that dropped nearly three feet of snow in our laps.

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  4. GoLocalWorcester | News | MEMA Sends Snow Removal Equipment to WorcesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Go Local

    At the request of Lt. Governor Karyn Polito and the city of Worcester, the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency has sent 24 pieces of large equipment to Worcester to help with snow removal.

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  5. GoLocalWorcester | Sports | Turtleboy: Five Reasons Boston Is Better Than Seattle And Deserves a Super Bowl WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Go Local

    Only two more days until the greatest Super Bowl ever. I've never been this nervous, excited, and aroused at the same time before.

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  6. GoLocalWorcester | News | Could Off Shore Oil Drilling Ruin Your Cape Cod Summer Vacation?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Go Local

    In 2014, over 3.2 million tourists visited the shores of Cape Cod. Tourism represents a whopping 43% of Cape Cod's economic base.

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  7. GoLocalWorcester | News | Worcester’s Most Educated CommunitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Go Local

    The data was developed by GoLocal's research partner FindTheBest and the source is the 2013 American Community Survey, which is an ongoing statistical survey undertaken by the U.S. Census Bureau. Note: Index that grades the nation and states on 13 indicators capturing the role that education plays as a person moves from childhood, through the K-12 system, and into college and the workforce.

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  8. GoLocalWorcester | News | Worcester to Crack Down on Sidewalk Snow Clean-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    On Thursday afternoon, the Worcester Police Department will be out enforcing the city's sidewalk ordinance to help get the city's streets ready to allow schools to re-open. City Manager Ed Augustus said, "I recognize how frustrating it is when you finish shoveling your sidewalk or driveway, only to have a plow come by and dump more snow where you just cleared.

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  9. GoLocalWorcester | News | NEW: More Snow Expected Thursday Night Into Friday in Central MARead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    According to the National Weather Service, Central Massachusetts will continue to get piled on with snow overnight on Thursday and continuing through the day on Friday. At least three inches of snow is expected Thursday evening into Friday morning.

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  10. GoLocalWorcester | Sports | Gronkowski v.s. Lynch in Mortal Kombat X on ConanRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    Before they hit the field on Sunday for their Super Bowl matchup, Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski and Seahawks running back Marshawn Lynch faced off in a game of Mortal Kombat X on the most recent episode of Conan. Come enjoy a delicious burger piled high with all your favorite toppings, and 20 cent wings during a Sunday game! The Canal District's Compass Tavern puts an upscale twist on your average neighborhood bar.

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  11. GoLocalWorcester | Sports | Bull Riding Coming to DCU Center Next WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    The weekend of February 7 and 8, the DCU Center in Worcester will be host to the Professional Bull Riders of the PBR Touring Pro Division . The weekend event is a must-see for bull riding fans and select premium seats include the PBR Corral Party pass which will give attendants the oppurutnity to meet and greet with some of the bull riders for autographs and photo opportunities.

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  12. Health | Arvizu: The Risks and Benefits of The Oral Glucose Tolerance TestRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    The Oral Glucose Tolerance Test has become the standard method for diagnosing gestational diabetes in the United States. It's typically performed around 24-28 weeks gestation and involves drinking a sugary glucola drink followed by a blood test 1-3 hours later.

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  13. GoLocalWorcester | News | O'Connell Calls For 'Listening Session' on North High IssuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    Worcester School Committee member Brian O'Connell is calling for a 'Listening Session,' to be held at North High due to the recent events at the school the past few weeks. At the next School Committee meeting on February 5, O'Connell will propose to the committee to convene a 'listening session' at North.

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  14. GoLocalWorcester | News | Worcester Schools Are Among Least Effective in U.S. for SpendingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | Go Local

    Of the 90 most populated cities in the United States, Worcester ranks 84th in efficient spending of taxpayers money on public education. According to the report from Wallethub.com, Worcester ranks nearly last in average standardized test scores of the 90 cities, and only spends the 56th most on educating its students per capita.

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  15. GoLocalWorcester | News | City of Worcester Snow Clean-Up UpdateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Go Local

    Worcester Department of Public Works continues to clean up on Wednesday after this week's record breaking blizzard. City officials are keeping close attention to more snow on Thursday evening and early next week and are asking residents to monitor the forecasts.

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  16. GoLocalWorcester | Lifestyle | Great Sledding Spots in Central MARead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Go Local

    Blizzard Juno left Worcester and the surrounding areas with a historic 33.5 inches of snow. There is no reason to let all that snow go to waste.

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  17. GoLocalWorcester | News | Nguyen: O’Toole Has Hands Full in Tsarnaev CaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Go Local

    Is it possible for 21-year-old Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, otherwise known as the Boston Marathon bomber, to find a jury in Boston? Judge George O'Toole had scheduled opening arguments to begin on Monday, but they have been delayed because it is taking so long to find a jury. It took the judge 6 days to question around 80 potential jurors, when it was anticipated that he would be able to question approximately 40 per day.

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  18. GoLocalWorcester | News | Worcester Men Arrested For Possession of Heroin in Stolen Vehicle During StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Go Local

    During Tuesday's state-wide travel ban, two men from Worcester were stopped by Massachusetts State Police troopers on Interstate 495 in Hopkinton. 27-year-old Andrew J. Cormier and 22-year-old Shaun A. Johnson were driving a 2008 Toyota SUV which had been reported stolen out of Lowell.

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  19. Health | Worcester Mom Gives Birth To Twins During BlizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Go Local

    Being rushed on the way to UMass Memorial Hospital, Patricia Strickland, of Worcester, gave birth to her newborn son Gabriel in the back of an ambulance. Forty minutes later, and finally at Umass Memorial, Strickland gave birth to Gabriel's twin sister, Aliyah.

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  20. GoLocalWorcester | News | Worcester Hit Hard by 33.5 Inches of Snow in Worst Storm in City’s HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 27 | Go Local

    As Blizzard Juno passes, it has left 33.5 inches of snow on the city of Worcester, the highest total on record in the city's history. The Storm also left thousands of residents without power.

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