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PhysOrg
And now it's Comcast vs. the wait for the cable guyIn this Sept. 17, 2015, file photo, Comcast trucks are parked in a lot in the c
And now it's Comcast vs. the wait for the cable guy
PhysOrg / Posted 12 hours ago
In this Sept. 17, 2015, file photo, Comcast trucks are parked in a lot in the company's Westford, Mass. operations center. Cable companies have poured millions into new tools and hires to try to de-agonize the process of getting cable TV, internet or... Read more
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The Local
Police hunt suspected gunman, 22, in Malmöallow shoppers to leave. The cordons were lifted an hour later. "We immediatel
Police hunt suspected gunman, 22, in Malmö
The Local / Posted 18 hours ago
allow shoppers to leave. The cordons were lifted an hour later. "We immediately allocated large resources to this," said Westford. The shooting is being investigated as attempted murder, alternatively aggravated assault. Story continues... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Lawmakers rip AG for stepping up ban on weaponsReps. James Dwyer, Colleen Garry of Dracut, Brian Mannal, Alan Silvia, Thomas G
Lawmakers rip AG for stepping up ban on weapons
Lowell Sun / Posted yesterday
Reps. James Dwyer, Colleen Garry of Dracut, Brian Mannal, Alan Silvia, Thomas Golden of Lowell, Thomas Clater, Jonathan Zlotnick, John Velis, Josh Cutler, James Arciero of Westford, Stephan Hay, Dave Nangle of Lowell, Paul McMurtry and Stephen... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Some reservation over Community Preservation Act in Billericait over to the schools or police. It's not possible for that." Other area commu
Some reservation over Community Preservation Act in Billerica
Lowell Sun / Posted 3 days ago
it over to the schools or police. It's not possible for that." Other area communities that have adopted CPA are Tewksbury, Westford, Littleton, Tyngsboro, Bedford, Carlisle and Groton. Henderson and PreserveBillerica have until the third week of... Read more
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Business Wire
HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earningstwo limited service branches, a commercial loan office in Providence, Rhode Isl
HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2016 Earnings
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
two limited service branches, a commercial loan office in Providence, Rhode Island, a residential lending office in Westford, Massachusetts, and 13 free-standing ATMs. The Bank also provides a range of educational services through “HarborOne... Read more
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Brown University Athletics
Gymnastics Tallies 12 NACGC/W All-Academic Honorees, Top-10 Team GPAa GPA of 3.50 or higher during the 2015-16 academic year. Seniors Stephanie Ch
Gymnastics Tallies 12 NACGC/W All-Academic Honorees, Top-10 Team GPA
Brown University Athletics / Posted 6 days ago
a GPA of 3.50 or higher during the 2015-16 academic year. Seniors Stephanie Choo (Centerville, Ohio) and Corey Holman (Westford, Mass.) each earned NACGC/W All-Academic honors for the fourth straight year. Junior Tori Kinamon (Peachtree City,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Troopers charged with assault in arrest following chasea pursuit began when Richard Simone, 50, evaded police in Holden, and continued
Troopers charged with assault in arrest following chase
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
a pursuit began when Richard Simone, 50, evaded police in Holden, and continued through Lancaster, Leominster, Littleton, Westford, Chelmsford, Tyngsboro, and into New Hampshire. Simone went through Hudson before stopping at Hughey Street in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Vacation Bible School pitches inThe Westford Vacation Bible School Mission Camp, with 19 fifthgrade campers, co
Vacation Bible School pitches in
Lowell Sun / Posted 8 days ago
The Westford Vacation Bible School Mission Camp, with 19 fifthgrade campers, counselors and staff, volunteered at the Wish Project in Lowell, where they sorted, organized and bagged donations that went out to clients the next day. They also brought... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tracking a ski pioneerWESTFORD — Once a week every winter while he was in middle school, Rob Cocuzzo
Tracking a ski pioneer
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
WESTFORD — Once a week every winter while he was in middle school, Rob Cocuzzo climbed onto a bus at the ice rink in Arlington, his hometown, and headed with his classmates out to Nashoba Valley. Wearing his mother’s hand-me-down ski boots, which... Read more
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Boston Globe
Community Preservation Act creates great divideMiddleton, Newburyport, North Andover, Peabody, Rowley, Rockport, Salem, Somerv
Community Preservation Act creates great divide
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
Middleton, Newburyport, North Andover, Peabody, Rowley, Rockport, Salem, Somerville, Tewksbury, Tyngsborough, Wenham, Westford, and West Newbury. These cities and towns are eligible to receive a share of the state Community Preservation fund,... Read more
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The Local
Swedish authorities fear rise in Öresund link asylum treksis peripheral, it's not one hundred percent. There are probably hidden statisti
Swedish authorities fear rise in Öresund link asylum treks
The Local / Posted 9 days ago
is peripheral, it's not one hundred percent. There are probably hidden statistics,” said police spokesperson Ewa-Gun Westford. Story continues below… The Öresund crossing, made famous in Nordic Noir detective series The Bridge, allows... Read more
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The Local
Fewer migrants cling to trucks to reach Swedenis peripheral, it's not one hundred percent. There are probably hidden statisti
Fewer migrants cling to trucks to reach Sweden
The Local / Posted 9 days ago
is peripheral, it's not one hundred percent. There are probably hidden statistics," said police spokesperson Ewa-Gun Westford at the time. The number of people seeking asylum in Sweden has dropped dramatically since the new ID and border... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
West Sacramento Mothers Demand Changes to Gang Injunctionher son. "He’s from Broderick there’s a big difference there." Perez's son, al
West Sacramento Mothers Demand Changes to Gang Injunction
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 days ago
her son. "He’s from Broderick there’s a big difference there." Perez's son, along with the sons of Gloria Garcia and Tara Westford, was arrested for armed robbery. The moms say the boys were wrongly profiled as gang members, leading to the teens... Read more
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Boston Globe
What is it like to live in Braintree?during the Division 1 Girl's State Basketball Finals at the DCU Center in Worce
What is it like to live in Braintree?
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
during the Division 1 Girl's State Basketball Finals at the DCU Center in Worcester in March 2014. Braintree defeated Westford Academy 57-46 for the title. A transportation hub School space crunch Facing projected enrollment increases,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
One dead, 4 hurt in horrific Littleton rolloverand Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section. State Police were
One dead, 4 hurt in horrific Littleton rollover
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
and Reconstruction Section and Crime Scene Services Section. State Police were assisted on the scene by Littleton and Westford firefighters and EMS. The crash caused significant travel days in both directions Friday afternoon. Side roads, such... Read more
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Lowell Sun
New Westford fire station back on track and budget WESTFORD -- It's a year all about capital projects in town, and perhaps the b
New Westford fire station back on track and budget
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
WESTFORD -- It's a year all about capital projects in town, and perhaps the biggest project on the agenda -- the new fire station -- is taking its next step forward after a delay earlier this year.... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Scouts food driveFor their Bronze Award project, members of Westford Junior Troop 85009 of the G
Scouts food drive
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
For their Bronze Award project, members of Westford Junior Troop 85009 of the Girl Scouts - Sydney Brooks, Allison Goerke, Meghan Hall, and Abby Williams - accepted donations at the Westford Farmer's Market for the Westford Food Pantry and the... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Happy TrailsTANYARD CREEK NATURE TRAIL Location: Bella Vista’s Tanyard Creek Park is at La
Happy Trails
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 16 days ago
TANYARD CREEK NATURE TRAIL Location: Bella Vista’s Tanyard Creek Park is at Lancashire Boulevard and Westford Lane. The trailhead is just east of the parking lot past the pavilion. GPS: 36.471927, -94.260979 Length: The paved walking path plus the... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Fox 25 morning crew zipping into Brockton for live broadcast showcasing cityHaving already visited Arlington and Hyannis, the Zip Trip will also be traveli
Fox 25 morning crew zipping into Brockton for live broadcast showcasing city
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 18 days ago
Having already visited Arlington and Hyannis, the Zip Trip will also be traveling to Milbury next Friday, Swampscott the Friday after that, then Scituate, Norwood, Westford, the North End of Boston and Burlington. The Enterprise, B... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Swimming at Olympic Trials simply 'amazing' for Westford's Marrkand Jen Marrkand was just back from 11 days at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials i
Swimming at Olympic Trials simply 'amazing' for Westford's Marrkand
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
Jen Marrkand was just back from 11 days at the U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials in Omaha, Neb., and the last thing she wanted to see was a swimming pool. It was an exhilarating,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
'Mary Poppins' brings magic to North Shore Music TheatreRavan of Lowell directs, assisted by Randy Glidden of Natick. Local cast member
'Mary Poppins' brings magic to North Shore Music Theatre
Lowell Sun / Posted 21 days ago
Ravan of Lowell directs, assisted by Randy Glidden of Natick. Local cast members include Sue Flint of Acton, Pamela Ryba of Westford, Mike Giblin of Billerica and Katie Goguen-Young of Townsend. Friday and Saturday evening performances at 8 p.m.;... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Nashoba Tech could see jump in enrollment with Minuteman exodus WESTFORD -- Nashoba Valley Technical High School is expecting to enroll betwe
Nashoba Tech could see jump in enrollment with Minuteman exodus
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 days ago
WESTFORD -- Nashoba Valley Technical High School is expecting to enroll between five and 10 students from the Lexington-based Minuteman Career and Technical High School in the upcoming... Read more
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Lowell Sun
LITTLETON POND DEATH: Man disappeared while canoeing alonefind him and called police about 9:30 p.m., King said. Littleton police and fir
LITTLETON POND DEATH: Man disappeared while canoeing alone
Lowell Sun / Posted 24 days ago
find him and called police about 9:30 p.m., King said. Littleton police and firefighters were assisted in a search by Westford firefighters who put a boat into the water, and the State Police airwing. Officers searching the shoreline found the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
VHCB awards $4.6 millionaround the state. With help from federal funds, this VHCB money will conserve
VHCB awards $4.6 million
Rutland Herald / Posted 25 days ago
around the state. With help from federal funds, this VHCB money will conserve 2,259 acres on 15 farms in the towns of Westford, Shelburne, Cambridge, Fairfield, Monkton, Barre Town, East Montpelier, Charlotte, Randolph, Tunbridge, Troy,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Counsel sees limits in town power over Westford restaurant plan WESTFORD -- Amending the agricultural preservation restriction that would all
Counsel sees limits in town power over Westford restaurant plan
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
WESTFORD -- Amending the agricultural preservation restriction that would allow a restaurant on the Drew Gardens parcel may not need Town Meeting approval, and the involvement of a... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Law may limit town power on land use for Westford restaurant WESTFORD -- Amending the agricultural preservation restriction that would all
Law may limit town power on land use for Westford restaurant
Lowell Sun / Posted 29 days ago
WESTFORD -- Amending the agricultural preservation restriction that would allow a restaurant on the Drew Gardens parcel may not need Town Meeting approval, and the involvement of a limited... Read more
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Boston Herald
Westford Academy announces its latest class of Hall of Fame inducteesThe Westford Academy Athletic Hall of Fame Executive Board announced the latest
Westford Academy announces its latest class of Hall of Fame inductees
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
The Westford Academy Athletic Hall of Fame Executive Board announced the latest class of student/athletes, team members, coach and contributors voted for induction into the Westford Academy Athletic Hall of Fame. They will be inducted on Saturday,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Middlesex 3 Coalition testing on-demand shuttle in Bedfordand eventually expand it out to other Middlesex 3 communities, such as Lowell,
Middlesex 3 Coalition testing on-demand shuttle in Bedford
Lowell Sun / Posted 29 days ago
and eventually expand it out to other Middlesex 3 communities, such as Lowell, Billerica, Chelmsford, Tewksbury, Tyngsboro, Westford and Burlington. Through the new resident on-demand shuttle service, Bedford officials hope to increase transit... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford drug-lab suspect sentenced to 9 months for probation violation WESTFORD -- Bradley Heath II will serve at least nine months in the House of
Westford drug-lab suspect sentenced to 9 months for probation violation
Lowell Sun / Posted 29 days ago
WESTFORD -- Bradley Heath II will serve at least nine months in the House of Correction for violating the probation of 2013 charges after police found an alleged drug lab in the... Read more
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Business Wire
HarborOne Bank and HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. Announce Expected Closing Datetwo limited service branches, a commercial loan office in Providence, Rhode Isl
HarborOne Bank and HarborOne Bancorp, Inc. Announce Expected Closing Date
Business Wire / Posted 29 days ago
two limited service branches, a commercial loan office in Providence, Rhode Island, a residential lending office in Westford, Massachusetts, and 13 free-standing ATMs. The Bank also provides a range of educational services through “HarborOne... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Glenn F. Muellerwill be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2016, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmo
Glenn F. Mueller
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
will be 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 1, 2016, at the Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial will follow the service in the Westford Township Cemetery near Truman, Minn. Glenn passed away Thursday evening, June 2, 2016, at Valley Vue Care Center in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Parents of teen in 2013 overdose angry that drug suspect 'back out there' WESTFORD -- As details emerged about an alleged drug lab in the basement of a
Parents of teen in 2013 overdose angry that drug suspect 'back out there'
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
WESTFORD -- As details emerged about an alleged drug lab in the basement of a home in an affluent neighborhood here, some residents recalled a 2013 incident that landed one of... Read more
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Lowell Sun
A key to Westford drug bust: garbage truckDetectives posed as collectors in months-long probe WESTFORD -- Police sat for
A key to Westford drug bust: garbage truck
Lowell Sun / Posted a month ago
Detectives posed as collectors in months-long probe WESTFORD -- Police sat for weeks near Mountain View Lane, keeping their eyes on a large yellow home with a farmer's porch. They noted foot traffic, and what cars went in and out of the long... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Glenn F. MuellerF. Mueller, 92, of Fairmont, will be held 10:30 a.m. on July 1, at Lakeview Fun
Glenn F. Mueller
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
F. Mueller, 92, of Fairmont, will be held 10:30 a.m. on July 1, at Lakeview Funeral Home in Fairmont. Burial will be in the Westford Township Cemetery near Truman. Mueller died Thursday evening, June 2, 2016, at the Valley Vue Care Center in... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
The K7RA Solar Updateon July 3, 11, 19 Increased solar wind from coronal holes are expected on July
The K7RA Solar Update
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 1 months ago
on July 3, 11, 19 Increased solar wind from coronal holes are expected on July 2-3, 6-7, and 16. Dick Ferry, K2KA, of Westford, Massachusetts sent this in last week on June 17, in an e-mail titled “The Magic Band”: “On June 13 from 1300Z to... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Study shows cognitive losses with marijuana useStudy also indicates some recovery of abilities with abstinence WESTFORD - Stu
Study shows cognitive losses with marijuana use
Lowell Sun / Posted 1 months ago
Study also indicates some recovery of abilities with abstinence WESTFORD - Student marijuana-users who abstain from its use may be able to regain some of their cognitive skills, according to preliminary data from a Massachusetts General Hospital... Read more

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