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Bedford crash leads to power outages

BEDFORD -- A 22-year-old Connecticut driver struck a utility pole on Hartwell Road Monday morning, causing his sedan to flip onto its roof, in addition to power outages in the area. He was transported to the hospital with injuries that are not believed to be life-threatening. As a result of the cr

THEVALLEYDISPATCH.COM - 2017-09-25 17:54:17

Injury-plagued Bedford volleyball loses to Tewksbury

The injury-plagued Bedford High girls volleyball team continues to struggle, losing twice the past week. On Sept. 18, despite losing its core group, the Buccaneers nearly defeated Lexington, eventually fallin in five games, 25-15, 15-25, 25-18, 23-25 and 15-12. On Friday, Bedford hosted Tewksbury an

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-25 19:16:45

Car Crashes Into Utility Pole In Bedford; 1 Injured

BEDFORD, MA - A car knocked down a utility pole in Bedford, leaving several residents without power Monday morning, police said. Bedford police responded to the area of 25 Hartwell Road around 9:20 a.m. for a report of a downed utility pole. Upon arrival, emergency crews found a white Nissan sedan o

PATCH - 2017-09-25 17:30:16

Plane Crash At Orange Municipal Airport

ORANGE, MA - A plane crashed at Orange Municipal Airport Tuesday afternoon. Two people were onboard, according to one report, and multiple ambulances were requested to the scene. It was not immediately known if those onboard were hurt. CBS Boston captured video of the wreckage of the small, white, p

PATCH - 2017-09-26 17:36:00

Uptick in suicides among those with high-stress jobs raises concern in Bristol County

FALL RIVER - The Fall River Suicide Prevention Coalition came together on Monday to plan its next steps for addressing the rate of suicide in the city, and in Bristol County. Members were concerned about the uptick of completed suicides by middle-aged men and men in high-risk careers. Wendy Garf-Lip

HERALD NEWS - 2017-09-26 19:16:28

UPDATED: 'Codfather' to be behind bars 4 years

Carlos Rafael, the New Bedford fishing magnate who admitted to criminal charges of conspiracy, lying to federal fishing regulators about the nature and size of his groundfish landings and bulk smuggling, was sentenced to 46 months in federal prison on Monday. U.S. District Court Judge William Young

GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-25 23:00:00

Planning Board approves Fire Station 2 site plan

BURLINGTON - Formal plans for the rebuild of Fire Station 2 on Terrace Hall Avenue were unanimously approved by the Planning Board at a recent meeting. An approval for a site plan application from the planners was all that was left for the permitting process as the proposal already earned approvals

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2017-09-26 13:34:00

HGTV's 'Fixer Upper' Couple Calling It Quits

WACO, TX - "Fixer Upper," the wildly popular Waco, Texas based HGTV remodeling show featuring the husband-and-wife duo Joanna and Chip Gaines is coming to an end. The couple announced their "bittersweet" decision in a blog post Tuesday, saying they want to focus on other areas of their life. It has

PATCH - 2017-09-26 17:38:56

Apples, Corn, Seafood, Challah, Ice Cream & Knife Sharpening

Join us for the Wayland Summer Farmers' Market on Wednesday, September 27 from 12 to 5 PM. The Market takes place in the front parking lot of Russell's Garden Center. Bring your dull knives for sharpening by On the Edge Knife Sharpening. Read about the vendors attending this week: http://conta.cc

PATCH - 2017-09-26 17:28:14

Trinity Episcopal Church's new Rector in open conversation, Sunday, Oct 8 at 9 AM

Trinity Episcopal Church, 81 Elm Street in Concord, invites you to an open discussion with the parish's new Rector, the Reverend Nancy J. Hagner, for the Sunday, October 8 Adult Forum. Trinity's weekly Adult Forum takes place at 9 AM in the Parish Hall and is followed by the 10 AM worship service in

PATCH - 2017-09-26 16:39:09

'God sees everything,' mother of man found dead says of case

The mother of a Lowell man whose body was found on the side of the road in Billerica is speaking out. George Cousins' boyd was found last week. His mother, Maria Burgos, said she hope's her son's killer is soon found. "There is a God up there that knows and sees everything. Those that did this will

WCVB - 2017-09-26 10:18:00

Meeting Will Address High Stress Among Lexington High School Students

LEXINGTON, MA -- A report that will be reviewed Wednesday night during a joint meeting of the Lexington School Committee and the Lexington Board of Selectmen found that 55 Lexington High School students had attempted suicide in the previous 12 months and that as many as 287, or 15% of the school's p

PATCH - 2017-09-26 16:42:47

Burlington's Saint Malachy parish to host fundraiser for Hurricane Harvey survivors

When Rev. John M. Capuci of St. Malachy's Church saw the news about Hurricane Harvey on the news, it brought back memories of when he lived in New Orleans during Hurricane Katrina. He saw similar signs of flooding and destruction, and it motivated him, he said, "We have to do something," to help the

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-26 19:01:16

Rodman CPAs Announces New Tax Partner, Merger with Concord, MA Firm

Mark Minassian, CPA has been named a Tax Partner at Rodman CPAs of Waltham, MA, a full-service tax and accounting firm serving small and mid-sized emerging and established businesses throughout the greater Boston area. Minassian's firm, Minassian CPA, LLC of Concord, MA, has recently merged with Rod

PATCH - 2017-09-26 13:53:42

'Dukes of Hazzard' star charged with assaulting girl, 16

FILE- In this still image taken Aug. 3, 2017 from video, actor Tom Wopat stands during arraignment, in Waltham, Mass., on indecent assault and battery and drug possession charges. The former star of the 1980s television show "The Dukes of Hazzard" who's accused of groping a female cast member of a

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-26 07:00:00

New public drinking fountains installed in Concord

Concord Public Works installed drinking water fountains with bottle fillers at four playing fields this summer at Alcott and Ripley elementary schools, Sanborn Middle School and South Meadow Field. A water fountain and bottle filler will soon be installed at the Thoreau School installed by Concord P

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-26 19:33:55

Concord Rotary's Oktoberfest to benefit those affected by hurricanes

The Rotary Club of Concord will hold Oktoberfest from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 30 at Verrill Farm, 11 Wheeler Road, Concord, which will benefit those affected by hurricanes Harvey, Irma, Jose and Maria. Proceeds from the Bavarian-themed family festival will help supply emergency housing through Shelt

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-26 16:35:07

Lincoln residents consider sanctuary status at forum; Maynard seeks to 'welcome all'

It was the thought of someone knocking on her door that had Akuot Leek worried. The Lincoln resident had backed into the passenger door of another car in her complex's parking lot and caused some minor damage. No big deal, she tried to explain to the owner of the car she hit. Her insurance would cov

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-26 18:48:13

I-93 Traffic: Lane Blocked After Woburn Crash

WOBURN, MA - A multi-vehicle crash on I-93 is causing backups on the northbound side. The crash was reported at the Montvale Avenue exit in Woburn and resulted in injuries, according to WBZ Traffic. WOBURN, MA - A multi-vehicle crash on I-93 is causing backups on the northbound side. The crash was r

PATCH - 2017-09-26 11:37:42

Winchester looks to expand emotional learning program to middle, high school

Winchester school leaders are expanding a key program aimed at helping students master their emotions and grow into more mature students. For several years, the Winchester Elementary schools have run a program created by the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence called RULER, which uses students' e

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-26 18:11:57