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Lowell Sun
Lowell dryer fire quickly containedFirefighters stand outside the Simply Chic Beauty Salon at 590 Westford St., as
Lowell dryer fire quickly contained
Lowell Sun / Posted 19 hours ago
Firefighters stand outside the Simply Chic Beauty Salon at 590 Westford St., as smoke vents from the building following a dryer fire in the basement. Firefighters were able to stop the blaze before the building suffered significant damage. SUN/Robert... Read more
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Boston Globe
Escaped Lowell Goat Finally Captured After Month of Freedomslaughterhouse) in late December—who showed an almost-mythical ability to elude
Escaped Lowell Goat Finally Captured After Month of Freedom
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
slaughterhouse) in late December—who showed an almost-mythical ability to elude capture—has finally been caught along a Westford highway. Danielle Genter, the Animal Rescue League of Boston’s senior rescue technician, said the male goat was... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesCarbondale. ■ Mary S. Nichols, 1129 Diamond Ave., Scranton, letters testamenta
Lackawanna County Court Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Carbondale. ■ Mary S. Nichols, 1129 Diamond Ave., Scranton, letters testamentary to Donald D. Walk Jr., 7 Carolina Lane, Westford, Mass. ■ Antoinette Bianco, 10 Hart Place, Carbondale, letters testamentary to Sean Quinn, 43 Park Place,... Read more
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Greenwich Time
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredientsa generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pea
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredients
Greenwich Time / Posted 4 days ago
a generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pear William eau de vie from Connecticut’s Westford Hill Distillery. The cheese was made by Cato Corner Farm in Colchester, Conn. The 75-acre farm is operated by a... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredientsa generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pea
Byram restaurant hosts discussion on locally grown ingredients
Darien News-Review / Posted 4 days ago
a generous slice of “Despearado” cheese, made with fermented pear mash, and Pear William eau de vie from Connecticut’s Westford Hill Distillery. The cheese was made by Cato Corner Farm in Colchester, Conn. The 75-acre farm is operated by a... Read more
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Leominster Champion
Central Mass Voodoo successfully wraps up | August 26, 2016the weekend to win the tournament, with an incredible seventh-inning comeback i
Central Mass Voodoo successfully wraps up | August 26, 2016
Leominster Champion / Posted 5 days ago
the weekend to win the tournament, with an incredible seventh-inning comeback in the championship game. Down 4-2 to the Westford Waves, in the top of the last inning, the CMV 12U scored nine runs with one out to claim their third tournament... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsvisit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/ MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 6 days ago
visit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/ MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H Fairgrounds, 55 South Chelmsford Road, Westford. Pony rides, barnyard shows, storytelling, sheep judging, K9 agility and games and more. Information:... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Historic Irasburg barn destroyed by firebathroom gender policy amid public opposition A Vermont school district respon
Historic Irasburg barn destroyed by fire
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 6 days ago
bathroom gender policy amid public opposition A Vermont school district responsible for students in Essex Junction and Westford says it is keeping a policy that allows transgender students to use bathroom facilities that align with their gender... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
UVM welcomes students with top marksbathroom gender policy amid public opposition A Vermont school district respon
UVM welcomes students with top marks
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
bathroom gender policy amid public opposition A Vermont school district responsible for students in Essex Junction and Westford says it is keeping a policy that allows transgender students to use bathroom facilities that align with their gender... Read more
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Lowell Sun
NH trooper who beat chase suspect to plead guiltyfrom Foster's office. Simone, 50, evaded police in Holden, and continued throug
NH trooper who beat chase suspect to plead guilty
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
from Foster's office. Simone, 50, evaded police in Holden, and continued through Lancaster, Leominster, Littleton, Westford, Chelmsford, Tyngsboro, and into New Hampshire. He went through Hudson before stopping at Hughey Street in Nashua.... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
District keeps bathroom gender policy amid public oppositionESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont school district responsible for students i
District keeps bathroom gender policy amid public opposition
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
ESSEX JUNCTION, Vt. (AP) - A Vermont school district responsible for students in Essex Junction and Westford says it is keeping a policy that allows transgender students to use bathroom facilities that align with their gender identity. The... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Can Instagram photos predict depression?bathroom gender policy amid public opposition A Vermont school district respon
Can Instagram photos predict depression?
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 7 days ago
bathroom gender policy amid public opposition A Vermont school district responsible for students in Essex Junction and Westford says it is keeping a policy that allows transgender students to use bathroom facilities that align with their gender... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Casting call in Colorado Springs for Netflix movie starring Robert Redford and Jane Fondabeen announced in Colorado Springs for a new Netflix film starring Robert Redfo
Casting call in Colorado Springs for Netflix movie starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 7 days ago
been announced in Colorado Springs for a new Netflix film starring Robert Redford and Jane Fonda. According to Denver's Westford publication, the team is looking for extras of all ethnicity, men and women, who are 12 years of age or older. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cyclist killed in Lincoln Wednesday identifiedas 59-year-old Mark Himelfarb, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian
Cyclist killed in Lincoln Wednesday identified
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
as 59-year-old Mark Himelfarb, according to Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan’s office. Himelfarb, who is from Westford, was riding his bike on Virginia Road in Lincoln at about 12:52 p.m. when he was struck by a motor vehicle, Ryan’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bicyclist killed in Lincoln crash identifiedthe Middlesex District Attorney’s office and Lincoln police, the DA’s office sa
Bicyclist killed in Lincoln crash identified
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
the Middlesex District Attorney’s office and Lincoln police, the DA’s office said in a statement. Mark Himelfarb, 59, of Westford, was confirmed as the bicyclist who was hit in the crash, according to the statement. Around 12:52 p.m. on August... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford man killed riding bike in Lincoln identified LINCOLN -- Investigators from the Middlesex District Attorney's Office on Mon
Westford man killed riding bike in Lincoln identified
Lowell Sun / Posted 7 days ago
LINCOLN -- Investigators from the Middlesex District Attorney's Office on Monday released the name of a 59-year-old Westford man who died when he was struck by a vehicle while riding a bicycle in... Read more
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Lowell Sun
PUMA Field Day for Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell100 beautiful children from the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell took part i
PUMA Field Day for Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
100 beautiful children from the Boys & Girls Club of Greater Lowell took part in an incredibly memorable time as PUMA of Westford generously hosted its third annual Field Day at Cawley Stadium. More than 250 compassionate PUMA employees... Read more
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Lowell Sun
At Westford Academy, classes with global reachExchange programs broaden horizons, build diversity WESTFORD -- In September,
At Westford Academy, classes with global reach
Lowell Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Exchange programs broaden horizons, build diversity WESTFORD -- In September, five students from China will take seats in Westford Academy classrooms, joining local high-schoolers for the semester or the entire academic year to learn the same way... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Koravos carries the day in Jr. CitiesTYNGSBORO - Jack Koravos is planning on taking a hiatus from competitive golf.
Koravos carries the day in Jr. Cities
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
TYNGSBORO - Jack Koravos is planning on taking a hiatus from competitive golf. The Westford Academy graduate will head to prestigious Amherst College in a couple of weeks and will continue his swimming career on top of maintaining a demanding... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Drug-lab suspects want Westford charges dismissed AYER -- After a 22-year-old man pleaded guilty earlier this month to running
Drug-lab suspects want Westford charges dismissed
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
AYER -- After a 22-year-old man pleaded guilty earlier this month to running a clandestine drug lab out of the basement of his parents' Westford home, defense attorneys want drug and conspiracy... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Koravos carries the day in Junior CitiesTYNGSBORO -- Jack Koravos will be taking a hiatus from competitive golf. The We
Koravos carries the day in Junior Cities
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
TYNGSBORO -- Jack Koravos will be taking a hiatus from competitive golf. The Westford Academy graduate will head to prestigious Amherst College in a couple of weeks and will continue his swimming career on top of maintaining a demanding academic... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford drug lab suspects want charges dismissed AYER -- Defense attorneys want drug and conspiracy charges against two women
Westford drug lab suspects want charges dismissed
Lowell Sun / Posted 11 days ago
AYER -- Defense attorneys want drug and conspiracy charges against two women arrested in connection with an alleged drug lab in a Westford home dismissed, saying it is merely a case of guilt by... Read more
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Boston Globe
Westford bicyclist killed in crashis under investigation after a 59-year-old man was struck by a vehicle in Linco
Westford bicyclist killed in crash
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
is under investigation after a 59-year-old man was struck by a vehicle in Lincoln on Wednesday, authorities said. The Westford man was hit on Virginia Road, according to a statement from Lincoln police. He was pronounced dead at the scene at... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Westford man killed when struck by vehicle while riding bike in Lincoln; Carlisle cyclist struck in Waltham LINCOLN -- A 59-year-old Westford man was pronounced dead at the scene of a c
Westford man killed when struck by vehicle while riding bike in Lincoln; Carlisle cyclist struck in Waltham
Lowell Sun / Posted 12 days ago
LINCOLN -- A 59-year-old Westford man was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash in Lincoln Wednesday afternoon in which he was struck by an... Read more
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Boston Globe
Bicyclist killed in Lincoln crashjust before 1 p.m. on Virginia Road, according to the Middlesex District Attorn
Bicyclist killed in Lincoln crash
Boston Globe / Posted 12 days ago
just before 1 p.m. on Virginia Road, according to the Middlesex District Attorney’s office. The bicyclist, a 59-year-old Westford man, was pronounced dead at the scene, authorities said. His name has been withheld pending notification of his... Read more
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The Local
Malmö's wave of car burnings continuesnow. We don’t know why it’s happening right now. We haven’t had any major socia
Malmö's wave of car burnings continues
The Local / Posted 13 days ago
now. We don’t know why it’s happening right now. We haven’t had any major social unrest,” Malmö police spokesperson Ewa-Gun Westford told TT. In response to the burnings, the city’s police have now called in a helicopter from Gothenburg to assist... Read more
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The Local
Malmö sees spike in summer car burningscars have been burned in a short time. But it isn’t only in Rosengård that it’s
Malmö sees spike in summer car burnings
The Local / Posted 13 days ago
cars have been burned in a short time. But it isn’t only in Rosengård that it’s happening, that must be stressed,” Ewa-Gun Westford said to SvD. Story continues below… Numbers released by Swedish police on Tuesday show that of the 23 car burnings... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsvisit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/ MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 13 days ago
visit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/ MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H Fairgrounds, 55 South Chelmsford Road, Westford. Pony rides, barnyard shows, storytelling, sheep judging, K9 agility and games and more. Information:... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Get a taste of Blues n Brews this weekendWESTFORD -- The Blues n Brews Festival, presented by the Westford Rotary Club,
Get a taste of Blues n Brews this weekend
Lowell Sun / Posted 15 days ago
WESTFORD -- The Blues n Brews Festival, presented by the Westford Rotary Club, will be held rain or shine on Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 20 and 21, at Nashoba Valley Ski Area, 61 Powers Road. All proceeds from the festival will be distributed to... Read more
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The Fairmont Sentinel
Hundreds help at 4-H food standwith projects, livestock and other events during the week, Lynn Petrowiak, lead
Hundreds help at 4-H food stand
The Fairmont Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
with projects, livestock and other events during the week, Lynn Petrowiak, lead volunteer and adult leader with the Waverly-Westford 4-H club, explained, "Daneen Silker and Patti Mielke have been wonderful help with setting up shifts, and getting... Read more
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Lowell Sun
'Medical event' may have caused fatal Westford crash Sun Staff WESTFORD -- A fatal crash Friday on Graniteville Road appears to ha
'Medical event' may have caused fatal Westford crash
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
Sun Staff WESTFORD -- A fatal crash Friday on Graniteville Road appears to have been caused by a "medical event," the deputy fire chief said Sunday. The victim, whose name has not been released,... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Live for Liv Foundation cultivating peaceWESTFORD - Live, laugh, love was the sentiment for young and vibrant 17-year-ol
Live for Liv Foundation cultivating peace
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
WESTFORD - Live, laugh, love was the sentiment for young and vibrant 17-year-old Olivia Marchand, whose life was cut short by domestic violence. The sun was shining brightly on Sunday morning, July 17, as 400 bike riders, runners, walkers and... Read more
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Lowell Sun
DA: Westford man died in Friday crashWESTFORD -- A 41-year-old Westford man has been identified as the driver who di
DA: Westford man died in Friday crash
Lowell Sun / Posted 16 days ago
WESTFORD -- A 41-year-old Westford man has been identified as the driver who died in a crash Friday morning on Graniteville Road, according to the Middlesex District Attorney's Office. There were no other occupants in the BMW sport utility vehicle... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Pumped up, body and soulChelmsford residents make up a small portion of memberships. Boost Fitness has
Pumped up, body and soul
Lowell Sun / Posted 17 days ago
Chelmsford residents make up a small portion of memberships. Boost Fitness has seven locations in Massachusetts, including Westford, Worcester and Hudson. Just last year, Boost opened a location in Tewksbury. "We've seen an increase in membership... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Morris Claims First Win of the Seasonpull out the win. White and Gravel finished second and third, respectively. Ro
Morris Claims First Win of the Season
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 17 days ago
pull out the win. White and Gravel finished second and third, respectively. Rounding out the top 10 were Darrell Morin of Westford, Eric Chase of Milton, Jason Allen of Barre, Kyle Pembroke of Montpelier, Tyler Cahoon of Danville, Shawn Fleury of... Read more
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ARRL Amateur Radio News
The K7RA Solar Updatecreates artificial clouds of ionization which should improve HF propagation: h
The K7RA Solar Update
ARRL Amateur Radio News / Posted 18 days ago
creates artificial clouds of ionization which should improve HF propagation: http://bit.ly/2bmCugb Richard Ferry, K2KA, of Westford, Massachusetts worked HH2AA (call sign of Radio Club D'Haïti) in Port-au-Prince, Haiti at 1552 UTC on August 9,... Read more
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The Local
Malmö’s wave of car burnings continuesnow. We don’t know why it’s happening right now. We haven’t had any major socia
Malmö’s wave of car burnings continues
The Local / Posted 18 days ago
now. We don’t know why it’s happening right now. We haven’t had any major social unrest,” Malmö police spokesperson Ewa-Gun Westford told TT. In response to the burnings, the city’s police have now called in a helicopter from Gothenburg to assist... Read more
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Lowell Sun
UMass Lowell students win grant to design NASA satelliteTaylor of Dracut; David Paluzzi of Grafton; James Lynch of Groton; Jeffrey Chen
UMass Lowell students win grant to design NASA satellite
Lowell Sun / Posted 18 days ago
Taylor of Dracut; David Paluzzi of Grafton; James Lynch of Groton; Jeffrey Cheng, William Kammerer and Jake Maguy of Leominster; Silverio Johnson, Sanjeev Mehta and Sean Webster of Lowell; Michael Zurawski of Tewksbury; and Eric Carey of We... Read more
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The Local
Southern Sweden burned by car fire trendcars have been burned in a short time. But it isn’t only in Rosengård that it’s
Southern Sweden burned by car fire trend
The Local / Posted 20 days ago
cars have been burned in a short time. But it isn’t only in Rosengård that it’s happening, that must be stressed,” Ewa-Gun Westford said to SvD. Story continues below… Numbers released by Swedish police on Tuesday show that of the 23 car burnings... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsvisit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/ MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 20 days ago
visit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/ MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H Fairgrounds, 55 South Chelmsford Road, Westford. Pony rides, barnyard shows, storytelling, sheep judging, K9 agility and games and more. Information:... Read more
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The Local
Boozed-up drivers caught in Öresund bridge police checksindicated that someone is said to have seen something at a rest stop, they've s
Boozed-up drivers caught in Öresund bridge police checks
The Local / Posted 21 days ago
indicated that someone is said to have seen something at a rest stop, they've seen people leaving a truck," said Ewa-Gun Westford. Refugee support groups have previously expressed fears of human trafficking and dangerous clandestine crossings as... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Medical-pot interests back recreational-use question, poised to cash inJennifer Flanagan, D-Leominster, Barbara L'Italien, D-Andover, Bruce Tarr, R-Gl
Medical-pot interests back recreational-use question, poised to cash in
Lowell Sun / Posted 23 days ago
Jennifer Flanagan, D-Leominster, Barbara L'Italien, D-Andover, Bruce Tarr, R-Gloucester, and Reps. James Arciero, D-Westford, Cory Atkins, D-Concord, Colleen Garry, D-Dracut, Thomas Golden, D-Lowell, Marc Lombardo, R-Billerica, Rep. Jim... Read more
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WCAX-TV Vermont
Dragon Extends Lead in StandingsModel feature. The early part of the event belonged to Eric Badore of Milton,
Dragon Extends Lead in Standings
WCAX-TV Vermont / Posted 24 days ago
Model feature. The early part of the event belonged to Eric Badore of Milton, who took over the lead from Darrell Morin of Westford on a 20th-lap restart. Badore opened up 10-car length lead as Morin and Cody Blake of Barre waged a side-by-side... Read more
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Lowell Sun
As marijuana backers urge OK, most lawmakers come out againstD-Leominster * Sen. Barbara L'Italien, D-Andover * Sen. Bruce Tarr, 1st Essex a
As marijuana backers urge OK, most lawmakers come out against
Lowell Sun / Posted 26 days ago
D-Leominster * Sen. Barbara L'Italien, D-Andover * Sen. Bruce Tarr, 1st Essex and Middlesex * Rep. James Arciero, D-Westford * Rep. Cory Atkins, D-Concord * Rep. Jennifer Benson, D-Shirley * Rep. Colleen Garry, D-Dracut * Rep. Thomas Golden,... Read more
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The Local
Suspected Malmö shooter hands himself in to policeway. His name came up quickly when we took the first steps of our investigation
Suspected Malmö shooter hands himself in to police
The Local / Posted 28 days ago
way. His name came up quickly when we took the first steps of our investigation at the scene,” police spokesperson Ewa-Gun Westford told news agency TT. The victim was shot in the leg at Rosengård Centrum last Tuesday afternoon but did not suffer... Read more
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Lowell Sun
UPS employee charged with stealing packagesbypass security, retrieve the packages and exit through the fence. In Lowell Di
UPS employee charged with stealing packages
Lowell Sun / Posted 28 days ago
bypass security, retrieve the packages and exit through the fence. In Lowell District Court on Monday, Hale, 29, of 1005 Westford St., Apt. 13, Lowell, was released on personal recognizance after pleading not guilty to larceny over $250 (three... Read more
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The Herald News
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsvisit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Herald News / Posted 29 days ago
visit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H Fairgrounds, 55 South Chelmsford Road, Westford. Pony rides, barnyard shows, storytelling, sheep judging, K9 agility and games and more. Information:... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusettsvisit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H
Fairs and Festivals in eastern Massachusetts
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 29 days ago
visit http://www.marshfieldfair.org/MIDDLESEX COUNTY 4-H FAIR — Aug. 26-28, 4-H Fairgrounds, 55 South Chelmsford Road, Westford. Pony rides, barnyard shows, storytelling, sheep judging, K9 agility and games and more. Information:... Read more
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Lowell Sun
Drivers found not responsible for 40% of all ticketsTyngsboro police Officer Charles Rubino uses the deparment's Lidar to track car
Drivers found not responsible for 40% of all tickets
Lowell Sun / Posted 30 days ago
Tyngsboro police Officer Charles Rubino uses the deparment's Lidar to track cars' speeds on Westford Road on Friday. Lidar is a remote sensing technology that measures distance by illuminating a target with a laser and analyzing the reflected light.... Read more
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Times News
Mimi Roper and Arthur KellRichard Roper of Westford, Massachusetts, and Buffy Roper, of Fort Myers Beach,
Mimi Roper and Arthur Kell
Times News / Posted a month ago
Richard Roper of Westford, Massachusetts, and Buffy Roper, of Fort Myers Beach, Florida, and formerly of Palmerton, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Mimi Roper, to Arthur Kell, son of Laura Kell of Westford and Ron Kell of Mill... Read more
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