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footballconference
The National League Official Website....at the top of the Vanarama National League table after a 2-0 win against th
The National League Official Website
footballconference / Posted an hour ago
....at the top of the Vanarama National League table after a 2-0 win against third-bottom Welling United at the World of Smiles Stadium on Saturday. Welling`s on-loan goalkeeper Marek Rodak saved well from Dan Holman early on, but it took the Robins... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Aldershot 0-0 Tranmere: That was our 'tattiest' performance of the season says Gary BrabinGary Brabin concedes Tranmere were far from their best as they stumbled to a 0-
Aldershot 0-0 Tranmere: That was our 'tattiest' performance of the season says Gary Brabin
Liverpool Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
Gary Brabin concedes Tranmere were far from their best as they stumbled to a 0-0 draw with Aldershot. Rovers put in a lackluster display that saw them fail to truly test their hosts, managing just one shot on target. Indeed, the manager ranked the... Read more
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Boston Herald
The Daily Watch (Feb. 13)We're back to the grind on the final busy Saturday of the regular season (altho
The Daily Watch (Feb. 13)
Boston Herald / Posted 3 hours ago
We're back to the grind on the final busy Saturday of the regular season (although we get one more week of games than normal this season). Here is a list of games featuring Watch List teams (in CAPS): Catholic Memorial at ST. JOHN'S PREP, 2... Read more
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Boston Herald
Weekly Super Six rankings for North and SouthHere are the weekly North and South girls basketball rankings. Records are thro
Weekly Super Six rankings for North and South
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Here are the weekly North and South girls basketball rankings. Records are through Friday's games. If there are any discrepancies or comments, please feel free to let me know at dventura@bostonherald.com DIVISION 1 NORTH1. Lowell (16-2) 2. Woburn... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston Herald's Top 25 EMass rankingsHere is the latest Boston Herald EMass Top 25 girls basketball rankings. Record
Boston Herald's Top 25 EMass rankings
Boston Herald / Posted 5 hours ago
Here is the latest Boston Herald EMass Top 25 girls basketball rankings. Records are through Friday's games. If there are any discrepancies or comments, please feel free to contact me at dventura@bostonherald.com 1. Braintree (17-0) 2. Bishop... Read more
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vitalfootball co uk
Analysis: Who Is Likely To Make The Play-Offs?What's being said in the forum now? Yes, I know, this is a very subjective que
Analysis: Who Is Likely To Make The Play-Offs?
vitalfootball co uk / Posted 9 hours ago
What's being said in the forum now? Yes, I know, this is a very subjective question for a number of reasons. Form is a fickle mistress, and previous performance is not always a guide to the future where football is concerned. League tables can be... Read more
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Gazette News
MISSING: Police appeal to help find Niamh McGovern, 15, last seen in BraintreeA vulnerable 15-year-old has gone missing from Braintree. Niamh McGovern was l
MISSING: Police appeal to help find Niamh McGovern, 15, last seen in Braintree
Gazette News / Posted 11 hours ago
A vulnerable 15-year-old has gone missing from Braintree. Niamh McGovern was last seen at 12.50pm yesterday, in Bocking End, Braintree. Police say she has been missing before but she is vulnerable, her safety is at risk due to her age and officers... Read more
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Gazette News
Witham mayor Bill Rose to brave to O2 Arena for charityWITHAM’s mayor is planning his most ambitious challenge yet to raise final fund
Witham mayor Bill Rose to brave to O2 Arena for charity
Gazette News / Posted 12 hours ago
WITHAM’s mayor is planning his most ambitious challenge yet to raise final funds for his chosen charities. Bill Rose has taken part in charity walks and held a dinner and dance, but now he is looking to brave the roof of the O2 Arena. To raise a... Read more
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Boston Herald
Mailman delivers a heroic effortA quick-thinking Braintree postal worker is being credited for alerting authori
Mailman delivers a heroic effort
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
A quick-thinking Braintree postal worker is being credited for alerting authorities when he noticed an ailing 67-year-old retiree on his route didn’t meet him at the door to collect his Social Security check like he usually does. “I said, ‘Something... Read more
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Boston Herald
Manhole cover flies through car windshield, kills teacherMassDOT crews were expected to work through last night scouring hundreds of Big
Manhole cover flies through car windshield, kills teacher
Boston Herald / Posted 15 hours ago
MassDOT crews were expected to work through last night scouring hundreds of Big Dig manholes for potential problems after a 200-pound manhole cover went airborne inside the Thomas P. O’Neill Tunnel during yesterday’s morning commute, struck a car and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Braintree officials promise crackdown on sex trafficking at hotels BRAINTREE - Mayor Joseph Sullivan says the town’s six hotels and motels have
Braintree officials promise crackdown on sex trafficking at hotels
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 19 hours ago
BRAINTREE - Mayor Joseph Sullivan says the town’s six hotels and motels have agreed to take steps to combat sex trafficking activity outlined in a recent Patriot Ledger story.The... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Device used to steal credit card info found at Quincy gas station Police are advising people who recently purchased gas at the Shell station in
Device used to steal credit card info found at Quincy gas station
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 20 hours ago
Police are advising people who recently purchased gas at the Shell station in North Quincy to pay attention to their bank statements after a skimming device was discovered at one of... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Non-league: Joe Gibbons explains AFC Liverpool departureJOE GIBBONS says it was a “difference of opinion” that led to his departure fro
Non-league: Joe Gibbons explains AFC Liverpool departure
Liverpool Echo / Posted yesterday
JOE GIBBONS says it was a “difference of opinion” that led to his departure from AFC Liverpool. Gibbons left the club last week after a 6-2 victory to West Didsbury & Chorlton, with first-team coach Kevin Dally taking over as the club’s new... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Morrisons stores in Stowmarket and Braintree to close on April 3 The Morrisons supermarket in Stowmarket will close on April 3, it has been an
Morrisons stores in Stowmarket and Braintree to close on April 3
Ipswich Star / Posted yesterday
The Morrisons supermarket in Stowmarket will close on April 3, it has been announced. The chain’s store in Braintree will also close on the same day. The Bradford-based supermarket... Read more
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The Comet
From the press box: Cambridge United Stevenage host Cambridge United this weekend so the Comet asked Michael Vaugh
From the press box: Cambridge United
The Comet / Posted yesterday
Stevenage host Cambridge United this weekend so the Comet asked Michael Vaughton of the Cambridge News for his opinion of their season so far. Luke Berry. Photo: Cambridge News Shaun Derry has now had three... Read more
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Gazette News
Top 10 events in Essex this weekendLOOKING for something to do this weekend? We've put together a list of some thi
Top 10 events in Essex this weekend
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
LOOKING for something to do this weekend? We've put together a list of some things happening in Essex. 1. MASSAGING, handwriting analysis and more will be on offer in Billericay this weekend to help raise funds for a worthy cause. The Reading Rooms... Read more
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Gazette News
GALLERY: Colchester Institute's 'At the Movies' fashion showMODELS at the Colchester Institute had a cinematic makeover for the college’s a
GALLERY: Colchester Institute's 'At the Movies' fashion show
Gazette News / Posted yesterday
MODELS at the Colchester Institute had a cinematic makeover for the college’s annual catwalk show. Level one, two and three Hairdressing and Beauty Therapy students from the Colchester, Braintree and Clacton campuses showcased their handiwork as... Read more
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Boston Herald
The TickerDraftKings nabs MMA fantasy site Daily fantasy sports giant DraftKings yesterd
The Ticker
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
DraftKings nabs MMA fantasy site Daily fantasy sports giant DraftKings yesterday said it has acquired Kountermove, a mixed martial arts, boxing and kickboxing daily fantasy site. “At DraftKings our mission is to bring sports fans closer to the... Read more
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Surrey Advertiser
Is Goddard right about Woking's chances?The Cards’ best player this term is excited by what lays ahead and is not about
Is Goddard right about Woking's chances?
Surrey Advertiser / Posted yesterday
The Cards’ best player this term is excited by what lays ahead and is not about to prioritise competitions, preferring to hedge towards winning matches and seeing where the campaign takes the club as they battle for a Vanarama National play-off slot... Read more
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Finextra
PayPal Commerce launches in betaIt started when we helped bring payments online in the late 1990s, gained momen
PayPal Commerce launches in beta
Finextra / Posted yesterday
It started when we helped bring payments online in the late 1990s, gained momentum in the early 2000s with millions of Internet users buying and selling on e-commerce enabled stores and marketplaces, and has continued over the last several years with... Read more
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TechCrunch
PayPal Commerce Matches Stripe With PayPal’s Own Native Shopping Toolkit For AppsPayPal Commerce — as the new service is called — launches today in closed beta,
PayPal Commerce Matches Stripe With PayPal’s Own Native Shopping Toolkit For Apps
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
PayPal Commerce — as the new service is called — launches today in closed beta, setting the stage for how PayPal could potentially reboot its platform for the next generation of the Internet and the 179 million customers already using PayPal. “Ten... Read more
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Fortune
Here's How PayPal Allows Merchants to Use Buy ButtonsPayPal is continuing to show Thursday that its business is evolving beyond just
Here's How PayPal Allows Merchants to Use Buy Buttons
Fortune / Posted 2 days ago
PayPal is continuing to show Thursday that its business is evolving beyond just offering a digital wallet to consumers. Shortly after PayPal split from eBay in 2015, it acquired commerce startup Modest, which basically allowed merchants to integrate... Read more
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Business Insider
THE PAYMENTS ECOSYSTEM: Everything you need to know about the key players and trends in the payments industryThe way we pay is changing dramatically. For example, people are beginning to u
THE PAYMENTS ECOSYSTEM: Everything you need to know about the key players and trends in the payments industry
Business Insider / Posted 2 days ago
The way we pay is changing dramatically. For example, people are beginning to use their smartphones for every kind of formal and informal transaction — to shop at stores, buy songs online, and even split their rent. At the heart of these changes in... Read more
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TechCrunch
PayPal Commerce Matches Stripe With PayPal’s Own Native Shopping Toolkit For AppsPayPal’s first acquisition after it separated from eBay in 2015 was of a young
PayPal Commerce Matches Stripe With PayPal’s Own Native Shopping Toolkit For Apps
TechCrunch / Posted 2 days ago
PayPal’s first acquisition after it separated from eBay in 2015 was of a young startup called Modest, which had built a platform for small businesses to integrate buy buttons across third-party apps. Now, PayPal is taking the wraps off a new product... Read more
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Gazette News
Man shot during burglary in Sible Hedingham may have to have his leg amputatedA man who was shot in the leg during a burglary in Sible Hedingham may have to
Man shot during burglary in Sible Hedingham may have to have his leg amputated
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
A man who was shot in the leg during a burglary in Sible Hedingham may have to have his leg amputated. Timothy Mardon was shot with a .410 shotgun at his home in Rectory Road on Saturday. Detective Inspector Rob Kirby said: "Following a detailed... Read more
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Gazette News
Poor parking which is blocking emergency vehicles will not get looked at without backing from residentsParking measures will not be fixed in a road where emergency vehicles struggle
Poor parking which is blocking emergency vehicles will not get looked at without backing from residents
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
Parking measures will not be fixed in a road where emergency vehicles struggle to reach, as only six residents have complained. Residents in Nottage Crescent were warned by Essex County Fire and Rescue Service last week that poor parking delayed... Read more
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Gazette News
Man threatened father of murdered Jay Whiston with 10” knife at Colchester shopTHE dad of murdered teenager Jay Whiston was confronted by a knife-wielding man
Man threatened father of murdered Jay Whiston with 10” knife at Colchester shop
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
THE dad of murdered teenager Jay Whiston was confronted by a knife-wielding man who came into his shop, a court has heard. Stafford Whiston, the father of Jay, 17, from Clacton, was behind the counter of Cash In Hand, in Queen Street, Colchester, on... Read more
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Gazette News
"A proper tattoo artist will always sacrifice his own legs”: Rockabilly tattoo artist talks about his passion for inkEVEN though the Intaskin tattoo parlour was free of customers, there was a busy
"A proper tattoo artist will always sacrifice his own legs”: Rockabilly tattoo artist talks about his passion for ink
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
EVEN though the Intaskin tattoo parlour was free of customers, there was a busyness that still played trickery on the senses. I found my toes tapping along to the fifties music playing from a jukebox, and was distracted by the Marilyn Monroe... Read more
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Gazette News
Wildlife site avoids being turned into housing after it was made a community assetA WILDLIFE site has avoided being turned into housing after it was made a commu
Wildlife site avoids being turned into housing after it was made a community asset
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
A WILDLIFE site has avoided being turned into housing after it was made a community asset. The site of the former senior citizen’s building, in New Street, Halstead, was demolished and put forward for housing, leading to fears a wildlife area and... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Man threatened father of murdered Jay Whiston with 10” knife at Colchester shop Stafford Whiston (left) with murdered son Jay Whiston (right) The father of
Man threatened father of murdered Jay Whiston with 10” knife at Colchester shop
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 days ago
Stafford Whiston (left) with murdered son Jay Whiston (right) The father of a murdered Essex teenager was confronted by a knife-wielding man who came into his shop and... Read more
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Gazette News
Thug admits assaulting a terminally ill driving instructor in road rage attackA THUG has admitted assaulting a terminally ill driving instructor in a road ra
Thug admits assaulting a terminally ill driving instructor in road rage attack
Gazette News / Posted 2 days ago
A THUG has admitted assaulting a terminally ill driving instructor in a road rage attack. Jamie Kilmurray, 39, broke Christopher Barnett’s arm when a teenage learner driver was slow to drive off. Gareth Hughes, prosecuting, said: “Somebody behind... Read more
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Gazette News
"The developer isn't interested in local impact": Rayne residents speak out in anger over Brook Green developmentRESIDENTS lined up to tell a developer why they did not want him to build 1,600
"The developer isn't interested in local impact": Rayne residents speak out in anger over Brook Green development
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
RESIDENTS lined up to tell a developer why they did not want him to build 1,600 homes between Braintree and Rayne. Wayne Gold, of the Acorn Property Group, has applied for outline permission to build Brook Green on either side of the FlitchWay. At... Read more
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Boston Herald
The Daily Watch (Feb. 9)As we have the last few years, once the Mass. State Hockey Coaches Association
The Daily Watch (Feb. 9)
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
As we have the last few years, once the Mass. State Hockey Coaches Association unveils its "Watch List" for the Super Eight tournament, the "In the Slot Association" gets to work "watching" the teams and tracking the results. With 20 teams on the... Read more
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Gazette News
Friends of Sible Hedingham gun attack victim speak of shockFRIENDS of a man who was shot through the bedroom door in a bungled raid have s
Friends of Sible Hedingham gun attack victim speak of shock
Gazette News / Posted 3 days ago
FRIENDS of a man who was shot through the bedroom door in a bungled raid have said they are shocked and saddened at the attack. Timothy Mardon suffered what have been described as life-changing injuries during the raid on his £2 million mansion in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boys hockey Super Eight rankings (Feb. 9)MUDDLE IN THE MIDDLE (boys version): Last week in our girls hockey rankings, we
Boys hockey Super Eight rankings (Feb. 9)
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
MUDDLE IN THE MIDDLE (boys version): Last week in our girls hockey rankings, we wrote about the crazy race in the Middlesex League’s Liberty Division, where at one point there was a five-way tie for first place until things started to separate a bit... Read more
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Boston Herald
Girls hockey Super Eight rankings (Feb. 9)You might have heard something about a Minnesota girls hockey playoff game last
Girls hockey Super Eight rankings (Feb. 9)
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
You might have heard something about a Minnesota girls hockey playoff game last week between Apple Valley and East Ridge, and the amazing performance of Taylor DeForrest. Because when a high school tournament game lasts six overtimes, thanks to a... Read more
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Gazette News
Efit issued in hunt for burglars who shot and left a man for deadPOLICE are getting closer to finding a man who could have information on a burg
Efit issued in hunt for burglars who shot and left a man for dead
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
POLICE are getting closer to finding a man who could have information on a burglary in Sible Hedingham, where the victim was shot and "left for dead". The man was seen by a passer-by sitting in a car with another man parked up in a lay-by on... Read more
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iTWire
Top 3 disruptive digital commerce technologies for 2016Juniper Research says digital commerce is now over 2 decades old, with Amazon l
Top 3 disruptive digital commerce technologies for 2016
iTWire / Posted 4 days ago
Juniper Research says digital commerce is now over 2 decades old, with Amazon launched in 1994! However, cautions Juniper, this ‘new’ channel for shopping is nowhere near fully-formed, quite the opposite in fact, pointing that a ‘collection of... Read more
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TheStreet.com
How to navigate the murky waters of eating lunch with your co-workersLeaving your cubicle for lunch gives you an opportunity not only to recharge, b
How to navigate the murky waters of eating lunch with your co-workers
TheStreet.com / Posted 4 days ago
Leaving your cubicle for lunch gives you an opportunity not only to recharge, but also to avoid burnout and increase your productivity while connecting with your fellow co-workers. Although eating lunch alone while you decipher a report or scroll... Read more
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Smyrna Clayton Sun Times
MAKING CENTS: Investing requires attentionWhen building an investment portfolio, there are two ways to construct and moni
MAKING CENTS: Investing requires attention
Smyrna Clayton Sun Times / Posted 4 days ago
When building an investment portfolio, there are two ways to construct and monitor that portfolio. One is with active management and the other is passive management.Neither is right or wrong, and the condition of financial markets may favor one over... Read more
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Dover Post
MAKING CENTS: Investing requires attentionWhen building an investment portfolio, there are two ways to construct and moni
MAKING CENTS: Investing requires attention
Dover Post / Posted 4 days ago
When building an investment portfolio, there are two ways to construct and monitor that portfolio. One is with active management and the other is passive management.Neither is right or wrong, and the condition of financial markets may favor one over... Read more
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Gazette News
Family in Braintree left homeless after house fireA FAMILY of four were left homeless after a house fire in Braintree. The fire,
Family in Braintree left homeless after house fire
Gazette News / Posted 4 days ago
A FAMILY of four were left homeless after a house fire in Braintree. The fire, in Chapel Hill, is believed to have been caused by a remote controlled car battery that was charging in the early hours of this morning, Tuesday, January 9. Two fire... Read more
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Gazette News
Monkey masks and messy food tables to celebrate Chinese New Year at the Busy Bees NurseryTHE CHILDREN at the Busy Bees Nursery in Braintree were in luck as they got to
Monkey masks and messy food tables to celebrate Chinese New Year at the Busy Bees Nursery
Gazette News / Posted 5 days ago
THE CHILDREN at the Busy Bees Nursery in Braintree were in luck as they got to take part in activities for Chinese New Year. Today about 50 children at the nursery in Galleys Corner arrived at the celebratory party in colourful clothes and Chinese... Read more
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Hospitality Net
Manager Named for Holiday Inn Express Hotel on Staten Island GREAT NECK, N.Y. (Feb. 8, 2016) – M&R Hotel Management today announced the ap
Manager Named for Holiday Inn Express Hotel on Staten Island
Hospitality Net / Posted 5 days ago
GREAT NECK, N.Y. (Feb. 8, 2016) – M&R Hotel Management today announced the appointment of Anthony Lugaro as general manager of its 95-room Holiday Inn Express Staten Island West hotel in... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Football round-up & midweek fixtures: AFC Sudbury pull 10 points clearJamie Godbold’s AFC Sudbury side took full advantage of title rivals AFC Hornch
Football round-up & midweek fixtures: AFC Sudbury pull 10 points clear
Bury Free Press / Posted 5 days ago
Jamie Godbold’s AFC Sudbury side took full advantage of title rivals AFC Hornchurch and Thurrock losing to go 10 points clear at the summit of Ryman League Division One North with an away success at Thamesmead Town, while Needham Market and Bury Town... Read more
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Boston Herald
Initial 2016 Super Eight "Watch List"The Massachusetts State Hockey Coaches Association met Sunday morning and formu
Initial 2016 Super Eight "Watch List"
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
The Massachusetts State Hockey Coaches Association met Sunday morning and formulated its initial “Watch List” of teams to be under consideration for the 2016 Super Eight tournament. A total of 20 teams were included on the initial list. These teams... Read more
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Gazette News
London Bus Theatre Company is awarded £1,000 to take disadvantaged children to see their latest filmA THEATRE group has had a £1,000 cash boost by an initiative supporting young p
London Bus Theatre Company is awarded £1,000 to take disadvantaged children to see their latest film
Gazette News / Posted 6 days ago
A THEATRE group has had a £1,000 cash boost by an initiative supporting young people. The London Bus Theatre Company, which works with young children in Braintree, received the money and a training programme from Starbucks Youth Action. The group,... Read more
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Boston Globe
Single in the suburbs: the more, the merrierWhile many eligible bachelors and bachelorettes rely on online dating services,
Single in the suburbs: the more, the merrier
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
While many eligible bachelors and bachelorettes rely on online dating services, some singles prefer to meet new people in group settings, doing activities they enjoy. If romance happens to blossom, that’s a bonus. If not, that’s OK too, because... Read more
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Gazette News
Two men arrested after "suspicious" deathTwo men have been arrested after a man was found dead in a flat in Braintree th
Two men arrested after "suspicious" death
Gazette News / Posted 7 days ago
Two men have been arrested after a man was found dead in a flat in Braintree this morning. Ambulance crews were called to Wingate Close at about 12.25am. An Essex Police spokesman said: "Police were called to an address in Wingate Close in... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston Herald's Top 25 EMass rankingsHere is the weekly Boston Herald EMass girls basketball rankings. Records are t
Boston Herald's Top 25 EMass rankings
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
Here is the weekly Boston Herald EMass girls basketball rankings. Records are through Friday's games. If there are any discrepancies or comments, please feel free to let me know at dventura@bostonherald.com BOSTON HERALD TOP 25 1. Braintree... Read more
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