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Home Portrait: Elegant Craftsman home in Lexington's Merriam Hill.

Eight Adams Street is a three-story architectural gem with an illustrious past. The elegant home was built in the early 20th century and retains every bit of its character, with exquisite mahogany wainscoting throughout the first floor, high ceilings outfitted with dentil molding, and a sweeping cen

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 16:00:00

Lexington High School students compete in Envirothon competition

The Lexington High School Envirothon team competed at the North American Envirothon over the summer in Maryland. In addition to scoring first overall in Massachusetts - including first in Wildlife and Forest, second in Current Issue and third in Soil and Water - and 15th at the international competi

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 21:42:16

Lexington Special Town Meeting Will Vote On $63 Million School Project

LEXINGTON, MA -- The town's plan to demolish and rebuild the Maria Hastings Elementary School will come down a vote at Lexington Special Town Meeting on October 16. At the meeting, which begins at 7:30 at the Cary Memorial Building, Lexington voters will be asked to approve $63 million for the proje

PATCH - 2017-09-20 20:23:06

Dorchester man, 30, held, charged with murders on Expressway, Santuit Street

A 30-year-old Dorchester man has been charged with two homicides that took place in the neighborhood a week ago (Sept. 10) - a double-shooting on the Southeast Expressway that killed a motorcyclist and another that left a woman dead later that night on Santuit Street. Authorities allege that Lance H

DORCHESTER REPORTER - 2017-09-21 10:00:00

Two people stabbed in Dorchester - The Boston Globe

A double stabbing in Dorchester Thursday morning has left one person with life threatening injuries, Boston police said. Officers responded to the call at 8:04 a.m. and found two people with stab wounds at 50 Bradshaw St., according to Boston Police Department spokeswoman Maisha Miraj. Both victims

BOSTON GLOBE - 2017-09-21 07:00:00

Bodacious Beads: Contemporary Interpretations of Beadwork

Jo Anne Cooper and her sister Libby Cooper have operated Mobilia Gallery in Cambridge for over 38 years. The September 27 (Wednesday) meeting of Beadesigner International (BDI), the New England Bead Society will feature Jo Anne and Libby presenting "Bodacious Beads: Contemporary Interpretations of

PATCH - 2017-09-21 23:49:22

Lowell man found dead in Billerica

BILLERICA -- The Middlesex District Attorney's Office revealed that a body found off Concord Road on Wednesday morning is that of a 30-year-old Lowell man. The identification of the man was being withheld pending notification of next of kin, according to a statement from the District Attorney's Off

LOWELL SUN - 2017-09-21 10:34:34

The Latest: Hernandez's daughter suing NFL, Patriots

BOSTON (AP) - The Latest on deceased NFL star Aaron Hernandez being diagnosed with the brain disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy (all times local): 4:20 p.m. Lawyers for Aaron Hernandez's daughter are suing the NFL and the New England Patriots over his death. The lawsuit filed in federal cour

THEVALLEYDISPATCH.COM - 2017-09-21 20:33:13

SJC overturns Lowell murder conviction

BOSTON -- The idea to rob Hector Delgado, 37, and his 34-year-old brother Luis "Tony" Delgado was hatched among friends inside Timothy Brown's Lowell apartment not long after midnight on Oct. 23, 2009. Roughly an hour later, the Delgado brothers were dead after being shot inside their Marshall Terr

LOWELL SUN - 2017-09-21 10:34:37

Fishing industry awaits Rafael outcome

John Sladewski /Standard Times via AP/Carlos Rafael, talking on the phone in 2014 near his herring boat F/V Voyager in New Bedford, is due to be sentenced Monday after pleading guilty to evading fishing quotas and smuggling money to Portugal.John Sladewski The specter of Carlos Rafael, along with hi

GLOUCESTER DAILY TIMES - 2017-09-21 22:00:00

Woman charged in bomb hoax at college

DANVERS - A New Bedford woman was arraigned Thursday on charges that she sent multiple emails to North Shore Community College campus police, falsely claiming her ex-boyfriend and his brother were about to "shoot up" and bomb the Danvers campus back in July. Heather Perkins, 37, is facing charges a

SALEM NEWS - 2017-09-21 22:00:00

Residents Asked to Fill Out Police Survey

As part of the review of the Revere Police Department, a survey is now available on the City website at www.revere.org for the general public. The five-question survey comes in three languages with a link for even more languages. This survey is being done as part of the comprehensive review process

REVEREJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-22 07:00:00

Want to Make a Difference in this World?

Become a Neighbors Who Care volunteer and gain a valued friend Neighbors Who Care (NWC) pairs a volunteer with an isolated/lonely elder within the greater Waltham communities at no charge to the client. Many of our clients have outlived friends, family and/or neighbors and find themselves without mu

PATCH - 2017-09-21 21:08:45

Five Things to do: St. John's common art exhibition

Evening in Arlington Wine Reception The Arlington Historical Society will be hosting a social benefit wine tasting. Sample four different kinds of wine, which are also for purchase by the glass. There will also be a historic image slideshow celebrating 150 years with the name "Arlington." All procee

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 13:56:00

School officials talk building space needs

BURLINGTON - The inevitable discussion of addressing capacity issues at the elementary schools in the district took place at a recent School Committee meeting. This topic is expected to be a "long conversation" revolving around creating and following guiding principles for school officials to follow

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2017-09-21 14:18:00

New restaurant earns approval on Main Street

WOBURN - A special permit request from Luis Cortorreal of Salem Street, a current owner of a hair salon in Woburn Center, to open a fast food restaurant at 446 Main St. received a favorable vote from the City Council last night with several added conditions. Attorney Thomas Lawton, representing the

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2017-09-21 14:45:00

Bedford Police To Host 'Coffee With A Cop'

BEDFORD, MA - The Bedford Police Department will hold a "Coffee With a Cop" event on the Middlesex Community College campus on Wednesday, Oct. 4 from 7:30-9:30 a.m. The event gives students an opportunity to build relationships with those who protect and serve. The Bedford Police Department has one

PATCH - 2017-09-21 15:25:40

Photography exhibit is nod to famed author

HAVERHILL - What if naturalist and author Henry David Thoreau had been a photographer? The answer to that question is the focus of an exhibit at Northern Essex Community College. To commemorate the 200th anniversary of Thoreau's birth, Japanese-born, fine art photographer Koichiro Kurita tries to a

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-21 23:52:16

MUSEUM DAY LIVE! Free admission around Massachusetts

Saturday, Sept. 23 is Museum Day Live! The annual event sponsored by Smithsonian Magazine celebrates museums across the country and offers free admission to participating cultural institutions to anyone with a Museum Day Live! ticket. Each ticket provides free admission for two people. You can downl

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-21 21:00:00

New Charges Filed In Waltham Against Dukes Of Hazzard's Tom Wopat

WALTHAM, MA - Additional charges have been filed against the actor who played good ol' boy Luke Duke in the 1980s show "The Dukes of Hazzard," Tom Wopat, Patch has learned. Wopat sexually harassed an underage cast member, according to court documents. (For more information on this and other neighbor

PATCH - 2017-09-21 19:06:06