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Bluffton Today
'What I really love to do': Bluffton's Jean advances in 'American Idol' competitionA Bluffton High School junior could become the 15th and final “American Idol” a
'What I really love to do': Bluffton's Jean advances in 'American Idol' competition
Bluffton Today / Posted 3 hours ago
A Bluffton High School junior could become the 15th and final “American Idol” after making his way onto the popular reality show’s farewell season. Lee Jean, 16, was announced as one of 24 semifinalists Thursday night following a raucous sendoff by... Read more
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News On 6 Tulsa
Sapulpa Parents Opposed To Bill Potentially Consolidating SchoolsParents in one Oklahoma community are saying no to a bill state representatives
Sapulpa Parents Opposed To Bill Potentially Consolidating Schools
News On 6 Tulsa / Posted yesterday
Parents in one Oklahoma community are saying no to a bill state representatives say will improve the education financial problems. If passed, Senate Bill 1382 would consolidate dependent schools into larger districts. Friday night in Sapulpa a... Read more
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The Martinsburg Journal
Tri-county municipalities calculate costs of snowstormThe DHSEM needs the figures to substantiate the need for federal assistance to
Tri-county municipalities calculate costs of snowstorm
The Martinsburg Journal / Posted 2 days ago
The DHSEM needs the figures to substantiate the need for federal assistance to cover the expenses to respond to the record-breaking storm that dumped as much as 40 inches of snow on the area and whipped drifts as high as six feet. Andy Swaim, a Town... Read more
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KOMU Columbia
TARGET 8: Daycare drug case sparks questions about regulationsJEFFERSON CITY - In a special Town Square edition of Target 8, KOMU 8 News look
TARGET 8: Daycare drug case sparks questions about regulations
KOMU Columbia / Posted 2 days ago
JEFFERSON CITY - In a special Town Square edition of Target 8, KOMU 8 News looked into how one at-home daycare was able to operate and answered parents' questions about the safety of at-home and unlicensed daycare. SHELLEY RICHTER AND ABIGAIL... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Stranded island: How a year with no taxes, elections or governing endangered Isle au HautISLE AU HAUT, Maine — With steep cliffs, crashing waves and mysterious spruce f
Stranded island: How a year with no taxes, elections or governing endangered Isle au Haut
Bangor Daily News / Posted 2 days ago
ISLE AU HAUT, Maine — With steep cliffs, crashing waves and mysterious spruce forests, Isle au Haut’s wild landscape long has caught the eyes and hearts of visitors to the island. These days, the twists and turns of governing the island are as... Read more
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Kincardine News
KDSS boys team to learn life, hockey in EU tourThere is more to life than hockey. And that’s what the boys of the the Kincard
KDSS boys team to learn life, hockey in EU tour
Kincardine News / Posted 2 days ago
There is more to life than hockey. And that’s what the boys of the the Kincardine & District Secondary School (KDSS) hockey team will be learning this spring while on their nine-day European tour when along with playing the game they love they will... Read more
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Owen Sound Sun Times
KDSS boys team to learn life, hockey in EU tourThere is more to life than hockey. And that’s what the boys of the the Kincard
KDSS boys team to learn life, hockey in EU tour
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 2 days ago
There is more to life than hockey. And that’s what the boys of the the Kincardine & District Secondary School (KDSS) hockey team will be learning this spring while on their nine-day European tour when along with playing the game they love they will... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
The Campaign trailThe Telegraph is providing a daily update on appearances by 2016 presidential c
The Campaign trail
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 5 days ago
The Telegraph is providing a daily update on appearances by 2016 presidential contenders who are visiting New Hampshire. Here's a look at the upcoming scheduled campaign appearances: Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, will hold a town hall meeting... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Baker clears home-rule bill allowing Mount Washington to pursue broadbandMOUNT WASHINGTON >> Gov. Charlie Baker has signed legislation authorizing
Baker clears home-rule bill allowing Mount Washington to pursue broadband
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 6 days ago
MOUNT WASHINGTON >> Gov. Charlie Baker has signed legislation authorizing the town to embark on the process of bringing high-speed Internet pending voters' approval. Baker signed the legislation into law on Jan. 22, according to a person on... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Medical marijuana dispensary creates a stir in Southboro Posted Jan. 30, 2016 at 2:38 PM Posted Jan. 30, 2016 at 2:38 PM SOUTHBORO —
Medical marijuana dispensary creates a stir in Southboro
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 7 days ago
Posted Jan. 30, 2016 at 2:38 PM Posted Jan. 30, 2016 at 2:38 PM SOUTHBORO — A nonprofit corporation's plan to open a medical marijuana dispensary on Route 9 is already creating a stir with... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
The Campaign TrailThe Telegraph is providing a daily update on appearances by 2016 presidential c
The Campaign Trail
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
The Telegraph is providing a daily update on appearances by 2016 presidential contenders who are visiting New Hampshire. Here's a look at the upcoming scheduled campaign appearances: SATURDAY, JAN. 30 Ohio Gov. John Kasich, a Republican, will hold... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
The Campaign TrailThe Telegraph is providing a daily update on appearances by 2016 presidential c
The Campaign Trail
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 9 days ago
The Telegraph is providing a daily update on appearances by 2016 presidential contenders who are visiting New Hampshire. Here's a look at the upcoming scheduled campaign appearances: New York businessman Donald Trump, a Republican, will appear at... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica board schedules votes on high-school project BILLERICA -- What a time to be alive in town. That's what some Billerica offi
Billerica board schedules votes on high-school project
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
BILLERICA -- What a time to be alive in town. That's what some Billerica officials said Thursday night as the Board of Selectmen put its full support behind a new high school, unanimously voting... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Mount Greylock Regional School replacement gets $33 million boostWILLIAMSTOWN >> The multi-year effort by the Mount Greylock Regional Scho
Mount Greylock Regional School replacement gets $33 million boost
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 9 days ago
WILLIAMSTOWN >> The multi-year effort by the Mount Greylock Regional School District to replace its failing high school building just got a boost of $33.2 million toward the construction cost. The Massachusetts School Building Authority on... Read more
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Lowell Sun
State approves $72M share for new Billerica High BOSTON -- The state approved its $72 million share of a new Billerica Memoria
State approves $72M share for new Billerica High
Lowell Sun / Posted 10 days ago
BOSTON -- The state approved its $72 million share of a new Billerica Memorial High School with a unanimous vote Wednesday of the Massachusetts School Building Authority board. The next decision is up... Read more
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Officer.com
Respect from the Kids For A RetirementIt’s not often that a law enforcement officer’s retirement party makes it into
Respect from the Kids For A Retirement
Officer.com / Posted 11 days ago
It’s not often that a law enforcement officer’s retirement party makes it into the bright lights. Usually they put away their badge and their gun quietly surrounded only by family and co-workers who have become close friends due to the nature of the... Read more
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BC Local News
Region’s glass recycling under reviewRecycling, specifically curb side collection of glass in the region, was debate
Region’s glass recycling under review
BC Local News / Posted 12 days ago
Recycling, specifically curb side collection of glass in the region, was debated at length during a special town hall meeting of Central Saanich council recently. District council held the town hall meeting, seeking public input on issues facing the... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica officials cleared to participate in high school forum BILLERICA -- Two appointed officials on the High School Building Committee sa
Billerica officials cleared to participate in high school forum
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
BILLERICA -- Two appointed officials on the High School Building Committee say they've been assured that no conflict-of-interest would exist when they speak at a political... Read more
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The Herald News
Westport drafts $36.3 million budget for FY17WESTPORT — Selectmen hope to wrap up their recommendations for the fiscal 2017
Westport drafts $36.3 million budget for FY17
The Herald News / Posted 15 days ago
WESTPORT — Selectmen hope to wrap up their recommendations for the fiscal 2017 budget by next month and the Finance Committee will likely begin deliberating on the selectmen-recommended budget on Feb. 23, according town authorities,The budget draft... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Bellows Falls residents fight detention center in villageROCKINGHAM >> A group of five individuals launched a website for their gr
Bellows Falls residents fight detention center in village
Bennington Banner / Posted 16 days ago
ROCKINGHAM >> A group of five individuals launched a website for their group, "Rockingham For Progress," that seeks to preserve unique history embodied by the town's heritage structures. The group was formed Dec. 26, 2015 and has largely... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Billerica officials hold first public hearing for new high school plan BILLERICA -- It's been on their minds for years, and now they can finally tas
Billerica officials hold first public hearing for new high school plan
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
BILLERICA -- It's been on their minds for years, and now they can finally taste it. School and town officials have been dreaming of a new high school. And in the next six weeks,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Townsend subcommittee to look for $111G to balance budget By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.comTOWNSEND -- Town officials ar
Townsend subcommittee to look for $111G to balance budget
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
By Anne O'Connor aoconnor@nashobavalleyvoice.comTOWNSEND -- Town officials are looking to resolve a $111,000 shortfall in this year's budget and ensure the town has enough money to complete... Read more
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KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene
WATCH LIVE: City of Abilene Town Hall MeetingThe Abilene City Council is holding a special town hall style meeting to answer
WATCH LIVE: City of Abilene Town Hall Meeting
KRBC Abilene & KTAB Abilene / Posted 18 days ago
The Abilene City Council is holding a special town hall style meeting to answer citizens' questions, primarily City bond projects. The meeting can be viewed live starting at 5:30 p.m. Tuesday at this link:... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
Abilene Mayor to host State of the City address TuesdayTuesday will be a day full of information presented by the city of Abilene. Ma
Abilene Mayor to host State of the City address Tuesday
KTXS Abilene / Posted 19 days ago
Tuesday will be a day full of information presented by the city of Abilene. Mayor Norm Archibald will give the State of the City address to the public at 10 a.m. at the Abilene Civic Center. Later Tuesday afternoon, Abilene City Council will hold a... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lenox voters to weigh shifting $350,000 to repair 'severely damaged' fire truckLENOX — Voters at an upcoming special town meeting will be asked to approve fun
Lenox voters to weigh shifting $350,000 to repair 'severely damaged' fire truck
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 19 days ago
LENOX — Voters at an upcoming special town meeting will be asked to approve funding for major repairs on the Fire Department's ladder truck, which was found during routine maintenance to have severe corrosion. The cost of the project is estimated at... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Chelmsford police win arbitrationCHELMSFORD -- For the second time in about a month, the town has been ordered t
Chelmsford police win arbitration
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
CHELMSFORD -- For the second time in about a month, the town has been ordered to pay a police union retroactive pay increases and other benefits. Chelmsford will pay its seven police sergeants an additional $118,370 as a result of a Thursday... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Arbitrator backs Chelmsford police sergeantsCHELMSFORD -- For the second time in about a month, the town has been ordered t
Arbitrator backs Chelmsford police sergeants
Lowell Sun / Posted 22 days ago
CHELMSFORD -- For the second time in about a month, the town has been ordered to pay a police union retroactive pay increases and other benefits. Chelmsford will pay its police sergeants an additional $118,370 as a result of a Thursday arbitration... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
Pompeo Hosts Town Hall Meeting With General Aviation LeadersMeeting Topics Included FAA Reform, ATC Overhaul Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-KS
Pompeo Hosts Town Hall Meeting With General Aviation Leaders
The Aero-News Network / Posted 23 days ago
Meeting Topics Included FAA Reform, ATC Overhaul Congressman Mike Pompeo (R-KS) hosted a special town hall meeting Tuesday with general aviation leaders and Members of Congress to discuss industry priorities leading into the upcoming debate on... Read more
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The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press
Voter Turnout Could Decide Special Election For Southampton Town Board SeatWith less than two weeks before a special Town Board election in Southampton, v
Voter Turnout Could Decide Special Election For Southampton Town Board Seat
The Southampton Press & The East Hampton Press / Posted 24 days ago
With less than two weeks before a special Town Board election in Southampton, volunteers for both candidates are pushing as many town residents as possible toward the polls, saying voter turnout could be the key factor in determining the... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Tisbury Approves Spending at Short Special Town MeetingTisbury voters made short work of a nine-article special town meeting warrant T
Tisbury Approves Spending at Short Special Town Meeting
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 25 days ago
Tisbury voters made short work of a nine-article special town meeting warrant Tuesday night, quickly approving several spending items in just over 30 minutes. With moderator Deborah Medders presiding, 113 registered voters convened in the Tisbury... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
County Fare: Longtime Sheffield moderator to lay down his gavelAfter 27 years at the podium, Sheffield Town Moderator Dr. Bruce Person will wi
County Fare: Longtime Sheffield moderator to lay down his gavel
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 25 days ago
After 27 years at the podium, Sheffield Town Moderator Dr. Bruce Person will wield his gavel for the last time on May 2. That night the retired dentist will preside over his last annual town meeting in the Mount Everett Regional School auditorium,... Read more
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The Wanderer
Selectmen Say ‘Hi’ to New Personnel BoardThree new people have been appointed to the Rochester Personnel Board since the
Selectmen Say ‘Hi’ to New Personnel Board
The Wanderer / Posted 25 days ago
Three new people have been appointed to the Rochester Personnel Board since the resignation of that board’s three members just after the 2015 Annual Town Meeting, when voters rejected an article crafted by the board that would have altered the Town’s... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Squibnocket Beach Plan Comes Under Fresh ScrutinyPlans to restore Squibnocket Beach, now under review by the Chilmark conservati
Squibnocket Beach Plan Comes Under Fresh Scrutiny
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 26 days ago
Plans to restore Squibnocket Beach, now under review by the Chilmark conservation commission, are the subject of fresh scrutiny and debate. Two separately-funded projects won approval from the town selectmen in December. But at public hearings... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Tisbury Voters Face Ambulance Overhaul, Dock UpgradesA new chassis for the fire department’s primary ambulance tops a nine-article w
Tisbury Voters Face Ambulance Overhaul, Dock Upgrades
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
A new chassis for the fire department’s primary ambulance tops a nine-article warrant when Tisbury voters convene for a special town meeting next week. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, in the Tisbury School gymnasium. Moderator Deborah... Read more
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Vineyard Gazette
Tisbury Voters Face Spending on Ambulance Overhaul, Dock UpgradesA new chassis for the fire department’s primary ambulance tops a nine-article w
Tisbury Voters Face Spending on Ambulance Overhaul, Dock Upgrades
Vineyard Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
A new chassis for the fire department’s primary ambulance tops a nine-article warrant when Tisbury voters convene for a special town meeting next week. The meeting begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 12, in the Tisbury School gymnasium. Moderator Deborah... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Lenox committee weighs whether to back beach renovation projectLENOX >> The Community Preservation Committee has begun considering wheth
Lenox committee weighs whether to back beach renovation project
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 30 days ago
LENOX >> The Community Preservation Committee has begun considering whether to support a proposed town beach renovation project. Town Manager Christopher Ketchen and Town Planner Gwen Miller presented the application for a Lenox Beach... Read more

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