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Worcester, Massachusetts is located in Worcester County. Zip codes in Worcester, MA include 01655, 01603, and 01605. The median home price in Worcester is $195,000 which is roughly $128/per square foot. More Worcester information.

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3 hrs ago | CBS Local

Dry Times Continue - But For How Long?

Good thing we haven't been roasted by persistent summer heat! Many of us would be complaining about dried up lawns and parched gardens if that were the case.

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7 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Legislator plans to refile Lyme disease bill next session

State Rep. Theodore Speliotis, D-Danvers, said he plans to refile a bill to help provide extended treatment for Lyme disease patients next session, after opponents stalled the bill at the end of this session.

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11 hrs ago | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Crocodile River Music to move to Worcester

Crocodile River Music, which partnered with the Gallery of African Art in 2012, will be relocating to Worcester to work more closely with African Community Education, which provides educational support to refugees and immigrants.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester police probe reported gunshots on Lincoln Street

Police investigate reports of gunshots Wednesday night near Green Hill Parkway and Lincoln Street.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Police identify driver of boat that crashed on Lake Quinsigamond, injuring 4

One person is in critical condition today after a boat slammed into a construction barge on Lake Quinsigamond about 1 this morning.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Holden man charged in Worcester convenience store robbery

A Holden man was arrested after police said he robbed the Honey Farms on Cambridge Street.

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Boston.com

Matthew McConaughey Film "Sea of Trees' Rents South End Artist's Paintings

When Marcia Crumley received an e-mail asking to use her paintings in Matthew McConaughey's upcoming flick, "Sea of Trees," the South End-based artist was skeptical.

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Westborough police log, Aug. 22 edition

5:17 p.m. Arrested, Gilson Luiz Deandrade, 42, of 155 Pilgrim Ave., Apt. 2, Worcester, for operating MV with license revoked as HTO.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Courthouse records

Leo Gonzalez , 20, of 5 Paul Drive, Blackstone, was placed on probation for 3 years after pleading guilty to breaking and entering in the daytime with intent to commit a felony, larceny from a building, and possession of burglary tools.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Be Like Brit Walk to be held in Worcester

The Telegram & Gazette will sponsor the third annual Be Like Brit Walk on Sept. 6 at Elm Park.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester hearings on form of government are put on hold

A petition requesting the City Council to hold public hearings this fall on the city's form of government has been placed on hold and will not be taken up until mid-September at the earliest.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Arraignment postponed for former Millbury policeman accused of stalking

The arraignment of a former Millbury police officer, charged with stalking and harassing a woman he met on Facebook, was postponed for a week while his defense attorney files a motion to dismiss the stalking charge.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Song to get you through the week: 'Butterfly,' by Nemes

Song to get you through the week: 'Butterfly,' by Nemes When local folk-rockers Nemes beat their goal on their recent Kickstarter, it was clear they were beginning to ride a wellspring of support and popularity.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Milford man, 59, sentenced in Worcester bank robbery

A 59-year-old Milford man was sentenced to state prison today for holding up a Park Avenue bank last year with a pellet gun.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester County jobless rates fall

Unemployment rates fell in Central Massachusetts metropolitan areas during July over the same month last year, according to data released Tuesday by the state.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Grossman confident that poll gap is melting in governor's race

Gubernatorial candidate Steve Grossman chats with supporters at the grand opening of his campaign headquarters in Worcester.

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Sentinel & Enterprise

Fitchburg armed-robbery suspects held on high bail

A Fitchburg man was held on $20,000 cash bail, and his female accomplice was held on $10,000 cash bail, Monday after an armed robbery Thursday night.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

The wait at the VA

It would be nice to think that the problems plaguing the nation's Veterans Administration hospitals are far away, and that local facilities are doing just fine.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

Worcester Telegram & Gazette

High walls OK'd as sound barriers for National Grid substation in Worcester

National Grid has received the go-ahead to erect two imposing sound barriers along the north and south perimeters of its substation property on Tory Fort Lane to buffer noise from its mechanical equipment there.

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Worcester Telegram & Gazette

Worcester is warned that residency limits for sex offenders could be challenged

The city's chief lawyer is advising that limiting areas where Level 2 and Level 3 sex offenders could live may prompt a legal challenge based on court rulings stemming from efforts undertaken by other cities and towns.

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