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Acton Commentary
Are Roman Catholics more likely to support the EU than Protestants?professor of constitutional and administrative law at Leiden University in the
Acton Commentary / Posted 4 hours ago
professor of constitutional and administrative law at Leiden University in the Netherlands. He was also a participant in Acton University 2017. He notes at the outset that Roman Catholicism, which sees itself as a transnational and universal... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Wall Street Journal: ‘The Acton Institute’s Moral Capital’In its “Houses of Worship” column today, the Wall Street Journal examined how t
Acton Commentary / Posted 4 hours ago
In its “Houses of Worship” column today, the Wall Street Journal examined how the Acton Institute continues to work for economic liberty, even though that project looks “unfashionable” these days. Writer Mene Ukueberuwa interviewed Acton co-founder... Read more
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The Manila Times
Joint exercises could hike Korea tensionscould become an alarming flash point. “I worry it might enact this plan when t
The Manila Times / Posted 13 hours ago
could become an alarming flash point. “I worry it might enact this plan when the joint exercises start,” said James Acton, co-director of the Nuclear Policy program at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. ‘Drive a wedge’ North... Read more
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Newsmax
Joint Exercises Could Send Korea Tensions Soaring Againcould become an alarming flash point. "I worry it might enact this plan when t
Newsmax / Posted 14 hours ago
could become an alarming flash point. "I worry it might enact this plan when the joint exercises start," said James Acton, co-director of the Nuclear Policy programme at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace. North Korea has... Read more
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US Commodities Futures Trading Commission
Federal Court Orders Jeffrey Slemmer, Christian Dorrian, Adam Roth, and Their Florida-Based Companies to Pay over $5.4 Million in Restitution and a Penalty in CFTC Precious Metals and Diamonds Anti-Fraud Actionthe U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida entered a Consent
US Commodities Futures Trading Commission / Posted yesterday
the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of Florida entered a Consent Order against Defendants Jeffrey Slemmer of Acton, Massachusetts, Christian Dorrian of Boynton Beach, Florida, Adam Roth of Boca Raton, Florida, and their former... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
Arrest made in armed Columbia home robberyHighway Patrol trooper recognized the vehicle a short time later on Smiley Lane
KOMU Columbia / Posted yesterday
Highway Patrol trooper recognized the vehicle a short time later on Smiley Lane. He pulled the car over and found Anthony Acton in the drivers seat. The trooper also reported finding marijuana, heroin, cash, and a gun in Acton's vehicle. Acton,... Read more
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Columbia Daily Tribune
Traffic stop leads to arrest in Columbia home invasionPolice arrested a Columbia man in connection with a home invasion robbery Wedne
Columbia Daily Tribune / Posted yesterday
Police arrested a Columbia man in connection with a home invasion robbery Wednesday. Officers arrested Anthony S. Acton, 25, Wednesday night after he was pulled over by Missouri State Highway Patrol troopers, Columbia Police Department spokeswoman... Read more
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Gazette
Bid for new bypass to relieve congested roads in Winterbournemotorway junction between M4 Junction 18 and Junction 19 (Junction ‘18a’), to h
Gazette / Posted yesterday
motorway junction between M4 Junction 18 and Junction 19 (Junction ‘18a’), to help deviate large vehicles away from Winterbourne, Iron Acton and Latteridge. He now hopes plans for Junction 18A could be incorporated into Mr Lopresti’s bypass pro... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo man gets 11 years for firing gun into housesaid Mathis and Tyru McClendon, 21, were members of the Geer Gang Crips who on
The Toledo Blade / Posted yesterday
said Mathis and Tyru McClendon, 21, were members of the Geer Gang Crips who on May 16, 2016 drove past an Acton Street house that was alleged to be associated with a rival gang member. McClendon was found guilty of the same... Read more
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Acton Commentary
On modern economics and the reading of old bookssinfulness better than anything else so they’re the best,” which is how Dr. Rat
Acton Commentary / Posted 2 days ago
sinfulness better than anything else so they’re the best,” which is how Dr. Rathbone Bradley opened her remarks at a recent Acton event. Let me first say that I heartily recommend this ad fontes (“[back] to the sources”) approach. Here at the Acton... Read more
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BC Local News
Cowichan Lake owners fighting to camp on their landOfficial Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, a
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Official Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, alternate Salmon and interim director Sierra Acton voted in opposition to the second of the pair, an Official Zoning Amendment. Morrison said it was one of the most... Read more
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New England Sports Network
Are Aaron Rodgers, Former Harvard Soccer Player Marie Margolius Now Dating?table possible. His hat was tilted down. It definitely seemed like he wanted to
New England Sports Network / Posted 2 days ago
table possible. His hat was tilted down. It definitely seemed like he wanted to be incognito.” Margolius grew up in Acton, Mass., and graduated from Harvard in 2015, according to Page Six. She then played professional soccer in Sweden with... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Cowichan Lake owners fighting to camp on their landOfficial Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, a
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Official Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, alternate Salmon and interim director Sierra Acton voted in opposition to the second of the pair, an Official Zoning Amendment. Morrison said it was one of the most... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Jacqueline Isaacs on Christianity and libertarianism; Upstream on War for the Planet of the ApesThis week on Radio Free Acton we talk with Jacqueline Issacs, co-author of the
Acton Commentary / Posted 2 days ago
This week on Radio Free Acton we talk with Jacqueline Issacs, co-author of the recently released book Called to Freedom: Why You Can Be Christian and Libertarian, about her upcoming Acton on Tap lecture and to talk a little about why you can be a... Read more
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Acton Commentary
We are getting income inequality wrong – and that’s dangerousPeople tend to be poor because they are excluded from market exchange, says Ann
Acton Commentary / Posted 2 days ago
People tend to be poor because they are excluded from market exchange, says Anne Rathbone Bradley in this week’s Acton Commentary. Wealth redistribution doesn’t change that but reforming cronyism does. What we need to ensure is that financial capital... Read more
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BC Local News
Deer feeding targetedvillage has received numerous complaints about the number of deer in the commun
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
village has received numerous complaints about the number of deer in the community, and it's something Mayor Kevin Acton has experienced first hand. "A deer bolted in front of us and almost hit us. They're everywhere," he said. There is... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Deer feeding targetedvillage has received numerous complaints about the number of deer in the commun
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 2 days ago
village has received numerous complaints about the number of deer in the community, and it’s something Mayor Kevin Acton has experienced first hand. “A deer bolted in front of us and almost hit us. They’re everywhere,” he said. There is... Read more
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BC Local News
Cowichan Lake neighbours dig in on property dilemmaOfficial Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, a
BC Local News / Posted 2 days ago
Official Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, alternate Salmon and interim director Sierra Acton voted in opposition to the second of the pair, an Official Zoning Amendment. Morrison said it was one of the most... Read more
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Lake Cowichan Gazette
Cowichan Lake neighbours dig in on property dilemmaOfficial Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, a
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
Official Community Plan amendment — while directors Kuhn, Morrison, Marcotte, alternate Salmon and interim director Sierra Acton voted in opposition to the second of the pair, an Official Zoning Amendment. Morrison said it was one of the most... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Suspected burglar on the run may be in Oxfordwith three burglaries in the Ealing area of London, but on the day of his trial
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 2 days ago
with three burglaries in the Ealing area of London, but on the day of his trial in 2016, moved out of his rented home in Acton and went on the run. The office in charge of the case, PC Tom Henley, has asked anyone with any information to e-mail... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Suspected burglar on the run may be in Oxfordwith three burglaries in the Ealing area of London, but on the day of his trial
Oxford Mail / Posted 2 days ago
with three burglaries in the Ealing area of London, but on the day of his trial in 2016, moved out of his rented home in Acton and went on the run. The office in charge of the case, PC Tom Henley, has asked anyone with any information to e-mail... Read more
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BC Local News
Flood costs swamp Lumbymillion being covered by the provincial government. "The whole bill would have
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
million being covered by the provincial government. "The whole bill would have bankrupted our community," said Mayor Kevin Acton. However, the village could be left responsible for 15 to 17 per cent of the total expected cost, or $385,000 to... Read more
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Vernon Morning Star
Flood costs swamp Lumbymillion being covered by the provincial government. “The whole bill would have
Vernon Morning Star / Posted 3 days ago
million being covered by the provincial government. “The whole bill would have bankrupted our community,” said Mayor Kevin Acton. However, the village could be left responsible for 15 to 17 per cent of the total expected cost, or $385,000 to... Read more
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Boston Globe
A former Acton-Boxboro soccer star is dating Aaron Rodgers?A onetime soccer star at Acton-Boxboro High School who was later co-captain of
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
A onetime soccer star at Acton-Boxboro High School who was later co-captain of the Harvard squad may be dating Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers. Margolius, who grew up in Acton, was a standout at Acton-Boxboro High School, helping the... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Betsy DeVos to speak at Acton Institute’s 27th Annual DinnerMark your calendars and register now for Acton Institute’s 27th annual dinner o
Acton Commentary / Posted 3 days ago
Mark your calendars and register now for Acton Institute’s 27th annual dinner on October 18, held at the DeVos Place in Grand Rapids, Michigan. This year’s annual dinner will feature remarks from Acton Institute president Rev. Robert Sirico and... Read more
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Hartford Courant
Write Stuff: Hartford's Famous Authors Topic Of Stowe/Twain Classseventh Baby Boomer mystery, "Dieting Can Be Murder," (Suspense Publishing, $12
Hartford Courant / Posted 3 days ago
seventh Baby Boomer mystery, "Dieting Can Be Murder," (Suspense Publishing, $12.99) on Thursday, Aug. 24, at 6:30 p.m. at Acton Library, 60 Old Boston Post Road, Old Saybrook. Santangelo's humorous mystery series features Carol Andrews, who gets... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Could this 'co-living' scheme help graduates live in Manchester city centre?on the Echo Street development will open on August 24 and run for three weeks u
Manchester Evening News / Posted 3 days ago
on the Echo Street development will open on August 24 and run for three weeks until September 7. IQSA is inviting local residents and interested parties to see the proposals for the first time at Fairfield House, Back Acton Street, M... Read more
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express
Holidaymaker who left car with airport parking firm returned to find it a 'WRITE OFF'Stansted Airport meet and greet are yet to reply to her complaint and are claim
express / Posted 3 days ago
Stansted Airport meet and greet are yet to reply to her complaint and are claiming it was "wear and tear". Ms Bland from Acton, London, said: "When you take your cars to these places you don't expect to pick it up and see it arrive on the back of... Read more
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FOX News
Aaron Rodgers spotted with soccer star Marie Margolius after Olivia Munn split, report sayswho is 33, and she’s much more under-the-radar than his Hollywood actress ex, M
FOX News / Posted 3 days ago
who is 33, and she’s much more under-the-radar than his Hollywood actress ex, Munn. The soccer star is a native of Acton, Mass., and graduated from Harvard University in 2015. She played soccer for Ope IF in Sweden after college. Rodgers... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Holidaymaker picks up car from airport parking - and it was not how she left itAirport meet and greet are yet to reply to her complaint - and are claiming it
Daily Mirror / Posted 3 days ago
Airport meet and greet are yet to reply to her complaint - and are claiming it was "wear and tear". Stephanie from Acton, London, said: "When you take your cars to these places you don't expect to pick it up and see it arrive on the back of... Read more
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Daily Mail
Olivia Munn shows off slender pins in denim shortsabout the Newsroom actress being the reason Aaron is no longer close with his f
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
about the Newsroom actress being the reason Aaron is no longer close with his family. The Green Bay Packers leader and the Acton, Massachusetts native Margolius, an insider told the publication, 'arrived at around 10 p.m. and seemed to be on a... Read more
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Daily Mail
NFL star Aaron Rodgers steps out in NYC on date with soccer beautyMunn Aaron Rodgers' new love interest looks to be a Harvard-educated soccer st
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
Munn Aaron Rodgers' new love interest looks to be a Harvard-educated soccer stunner. The Green Bay Packers leader and the Acton, Massachusetts native Margolius, an insider told the publication, 'arrived at around 10 p.m. and seemed to be on a... Read more
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News.com.au
NFL star moves on from Olivia Munnand Munn at the 2016 ESPYs. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)Source:
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
and Munn at the 2016 ESPYs. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images)Source:Getty Images The soccer star is a native of Acton, Massachusetts, and graduated from Harvard University in 2015. She played soccer for Ope IF in Sweden after... Read more
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The Mercury News
convict charged in Berkeley shootingPark about 3:48 p.m., authorities said. McCurty got into a car and followed the
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Park about 3:48 p.m., authorities said. McCurty got into a car and followed the men. At about 4:33 p.m., in the area of Acton and Burnett streets, McCurty allegedly shot at their vehicle with a stolen pistol, authorities said. Neither man in... Read more
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The Daily Californian
Investigators arrest man in connection with southwest Berkeley shootingmade on the 3200 block of Briggs Avenue in Alameda. The shooting occurred July
The Daily Californian / Posted 4 days ago
made on the 3200 block of Briggs Avenue in Alameda. The shooting occurred July 24 at approximately 3:48 p.m. in the area of Acton and Burnett streets near San Pablo Park. Although no injuries were reported, one of the bullets almost struck a... Read more
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Acton Commentary
5 Facts about the alt-rightfactor.” The objectives of the alt-right movement are antithetical to the miss
Acton Commentary / Posted 4 days ago
factor.” The objectives of the alt-right movement are antithetical to the mission, values, and principles of the Acton Institute and other like-minded groups. Yet the movement is often associated with traditional forms of conservatism and... Read more
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Acton Commentary
A call to reaffirm the rational roots of Western identitySamuel Gregg, the Acton Institute’s director of research, recently wrote a poig
Acton Commentary / Posted 4 days ago
Samuel Gregg, the Acton Institute’s director of research, recently wrote a poignant article for the Witherspoon Institute titled Reason, Faith, and the Struggle for Western Civilization. Gregg argues for the reaffirmation of Western civilization, its... Read more
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Herts Advertiser
Try to spot yourself at St Albans’ Meraki Festival 2017Gallery Meraki Festival 2017 - Jason Donovan, photo by Tracey Acton. Crowds c
Herts Advertiser / Posted 4 days ago
Gallery Meraki Festival 2017 - Jason Donovan, photo by Tracey Acton. Crowds congregated in the sunny weather just outside Redbourn for St Albans’ inaugural Meraki Festival last weekend. To... Read more
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Gazette
New pipe set to increase sewer capacity in the South Gloucestershire regionYate during the 1980s and 1990s. Wessex Water is now constructing a 5km long,
Gazette / Posted 4 days ago
Yate during the 1980s and 1990s. Wessex Water is now constructing a 5km long, 1.8m diameter pipe that will run from Iron Acton, north of Frampton Cotterell, and then westwards to Bradley Stoke. Mr Bryant said: “We are currently sinking other... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Bolt had a bender before his last racemedal for Great Britain in 2008. He died in a motorbike crash in Jamaica in Ap
The Courier Mail / Posted 5 days ago
medal for Great Britain in 2008. He died in a motorbike crash in Jamaica in April. Bolt, 30, was a pallbearer at his funeral in capital Kingston. The family party in Acton, West London, was held the day after Bolt came a shock third in th... Read more
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News.com.au
Bolt had a bender before his last racemedal for Great Britain in 2008. He died in a motorbike crash in Jamaica in Ap
News.com.au / Posted 5 days ago
medal for Great Britain in 2008. He died in a motorbike crash in Jamaica in April. Bolt, 30, was a pallbearer at his funeral in capital Kingston. The family party in Acton, West London, was held the day after Bolt came a shock third in th... Read more
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Canberra Times
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Sometimes more can be too much when it comes to sports coveragewhich will let currently desirably excluded traffic into Vernon Circle. Improv
Canberra Times / Posted 5 days ago
which will let currently desirably excluded traffic into Vernon Circle. Improved pedestrian links between Civic and New Acton and the lake are needed now. In association with the ANU, the convention/exhibition centre should be west of Lawson... Read more
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The Age
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Sometimes more can be too much when it comes to sports coveragewhich will let currently desirably excluded traffic into Vernon Circle. Improv
The Age / Posted 5 days ago
which will let currently desirably excluded traffic into Vernon Circle. Improved pedestrian links between Civic and New Acton and the lake are needed now. In association with the ANU, the convention/exhibition centre should be west of Lawson... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Canberra Times Letters to the Editor: Sometimes more can be too much when it comes to sports coveragewhich will let currently desirably excluded traffic into Vernon Circle. Improv
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 5 days ago
which will let currently desirably excluded traffic into Vernon Circle. Improved pedestrian links between Civic and New Acton and the lake are needed now. In association with the ANU, the convention/exhibition centre should be west of Lawson... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
A special Lady catches the eyein the first two on a day where it was tough to make ground. 2. Penultimate Sta
Daily Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
in the first two on a day where it was tough to make ground. 2. Penultimate Star can improve off her third on the Canberra Acton track first-up and looks next best in what looks a skinny race. BETTING STRATEGY: DYNAMIC BID TO WINRace 5 8. Out Of... Read more
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Boston Globe
Acton couple charged with fraud allegedly received more than $8m in clean energy grantsAn Acton couple is facing charges that they tried to defraud the federal govern
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
An Acton couple is facing charges that they tried to defraud the federal government of more than $50 million in clean energy grants from the economic stimulus bill that was passed in response to the Great Recession, according to the US attorney’s... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Acton couple charged with defrauding US Treasury BOSTON -- An Acton couple was arrested Thursday and charged with defrauding t
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
BOSTON -- An Acton couple was arrested Thursday and charged with defrauding the U.S. Treasury Department of more than $50 million in tax free energy grants, according to the U.S. Department of... Read more
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Harrow Times
Widow receives payout following husband's tragic deathhusband was living. Julia Wright, from Harrow, received an undisclosed settlem
Harrow Times / Posted 7 days ago
husband was living. Julia Wright, from Harrow, received an undisclosed settlement from the Victoria Care Centre in North Acton for what happened. Her husband of 54 years, Brian, fell out of a window at the home in October 2015 -after he... Read more
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The Columbian
‘The Middle’ gets ready to take a bowFlynn said. Shaffer, who plays the youngest offspring Brick, noted that in real
The Columbian / Posted 7 days ago
Flynn said. Shaffer, who plays the youngest offspring Brick, noted that in real-life he is from the small town of Acton. While it was “flattering” to suddenly be a zeitgeist show, “we’ve just been keeping our heads down and doing the show... Read more
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Lowell Sun
MBTA scraps push for Wi-Fi polesrail line rights of way. The 70-foot monopoles are "not consistent with the lic
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
rail line rights of way. The 70-foot monopoles are "not consistent with the license agreement," the T said. Rail lines in Acton, Andover, Ayer, Billerica, Concord, Fitchburg, Lawrence, Leominster, Lowell, Lunenburg, Shirley and Wilmington are... Read more
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