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Medford resident Victoria Eno to honor brother Paul at Walk & Roll event

As the Brain Injury Association of Massachusetts kicks off their annual Walk & Roll event Saturday, Sept. 24 in Framingham, they can count on Victoria Eno to give an honest effort every step of the way. A Doonan Street resident, Eno, 28, is ready to roll. She will be walking on behalf of her brother

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 19:45:13

Jose isn't going to batter New England, but some could see tropical storm force gusts - The Boston Globe

Based on the overnight weather models, it appears Jose's track and strength are setting up New England for not much more than showers and breezy to windy conditions. Areas closest to the storm - such as Nantucket, Cape Cod, and the South Coast - could see more showers and a period when the wind gus

BOSTON GLOBE - 2017-09-19 07:00:00

Tropical storm watch now a warning for southeastern Massachusetts

The National Weather Service has issued a tropical storm warning for southeastern Massachusetts from Watch Hill, R.I., to Hull as Hurricane Jose passes southeast of Nantucket on Tuesday and Wednesday. The storm will have lost much of its strength by the time it reaches New England, but three to five

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 05:00:00

One man's textile trash is another school's treasure

Old ripped jeans or a ripped or rejected stuffed animal may seem to be only good for the garbage bin, but North Shore communities are joining up with a South Shore textile recycling company to help reduce the load of unwanted textiles going to waste while making money for their schools. Last summer

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 18:13:00

Tufts to mix music and art with Nexus Fusion Ensemble show

On Sept. 24 the Tufts University Art Gallery will present a unique sensory event that brings together the sounds of the Nexus Fusion Ensemble, along with the visuals that helped to inspire their music. An uncommon decision for Tufts to have the concert inside their art gallery, this is planned to be

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 17:24:12

Car chase starts in Chinatown, ends in Randolph when State Police put spike sticks on highway

Transit Police report a Medford man faces a variety of charges after allegedly leading them and State Police on a chase that started Tuesday morning when a Transit cop spotted him engaged in what looked like a drug transaction at Boylston and Essex streets. Transit Police report an officer spotted a

UNIVERSALHUB.COM - 2017-09-20 16:07:00

Police Chase On I-93 Of Stolen Pickup Truck Leads To Arrest

DORCHESTER (CBS) - One person was taken into custody after a police chase involving a stolen pickup truck on Tuesday. Massachusetts State Police and MBTA Transit Police were involved in the pursuit that carried from I-93 South in Dorchester down into Route 28 in Milton where it ended around 11 a.m.

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-09-19 19:05:00

Jose continues to darken New England's forecast - The Boston Globe

As of Wednesday, Hurricane Jose has been downgraded to a tropical storm this morning. It's track will take the heaviest winds out over the ocean, but tropical storm warnings remain in effect for Cape Cod, Nantucket, and Martha's Vineyard. There is a wind advisory in effect for Boston as well as the

BOSTON GLOBE - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

PRIMARY RESULTS: Van Buskirk, Hamlin eliminated

The unofficial results of the Somerville primary election for Mayor and Ward 1 School Committee were revealed on Tuesday night at approximately 8:30 p.m. Kenneth Van Buskirk III finished last out of the three mayoral candidates with a total of 328 votes, eliminating him from the race. Payton Corbet

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 17:17:01

Trial Opening for Man Accused of Plotting to Kill Blogger

A Massachusetts man accused of participating in a plot to behead conservative blogger Pamela Geller for the Islamic State group is going on trial in federal court. Authorities say 27-year-old David Wright, of Everett, plotted with Rhode Island resident Nicholas Rovinski and another man in 2015 to ki

NECN - 2017-09-20 14:51:35

Trial opens for man accused of plotting to behead blogger

FILE - In this May 7, 2015 file photo, Pamela Geller speaks during an interview at The Associated Press in New York. A trial is set to begin on Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2017, in federal court in Boston for David Wright of Everett, Mass., accused of participating in a 2015 plot for the Islamic State gro

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Event Spotlight: MATV annual celebration

WHAT: MATV annual celebration WHEN: 6:30-8 p.m. Oct. 4 WHERE: Anthony's of Malden, 105 Canal St. COST: $20 minimum donation ABOUT THE EVENT: The theme of the 2017 Star Wars-themed annual celebration for MATV, Malden's Media Center, is "May the Media Be With You." This event is open to the public and

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-19 18:46:37

Friedman fighting for $15 minimum wage bill

By J.D. Capelouto Statehouse Correspondent BOSTON -- Increasing the state's minimum wage to $15 per hour would give more than a million people across Massachusetts -- a third of all workers -- a pay increase, state Sen. Cindy Friedman told a legislative committee Tuesday. Friedman, an Arlington D

LOWELL SUN - 2017-09-20 10:34:29

GRYMEK: Note of thanks for another successful Victorian Fair

The following was submitted by Lauren Grymek, Executive Director, Melrose Chamber of Commerce: The 37th annual Victorian Fair was once again an incredible community event in the city of Melrose. The Melrose Chamber of Commerce gratefully acknowledges the continued support of Mayor Robert Dolan and h

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 14:38:00

Self-driving startups fed up with regulations

Top automakers and tech companies are warning state officials the current regulations for testing self-driving cars may be too burdensome and could make it too hard or even impossible to test in Massachusetts, a move experts say would delay the economic and safety benefits expected from autonomous v

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-20 07:00:00

Study Raises New Concerns About Youth Football as NFL Concussion Lawsuit Back in Philly Court

Its release comes on a day when the much-publicized class action lawsuit involving thousands of former NFL players was back in court in Philadelphia Children who begin playing tackle football before the age of 12 have a higher probability of enduring emotional issues in adulthood than if those who t

NECN - 2017-09-20 02:40:45

Serena Williams Pens Emotional Letter of Admiration to Her Mom: 'Thank You for Being the Role Model I Needed'

"You are one of the strongest women I know," wrote Williams Andy Kropa/Invision/AP, File Venus Williams, left, Oracene Price and Serena Williams attend the 2015 Sports Illustrated Sportsperson of the Year Awards at Pier Sixty at Chelsea Piers on Tuesday, Dec.15, 2015, in New York. Serena Williams

NECN - 2017-09-20 01:41:07

Somerville's annual Fluff Festival coming to Union Square this weekend

Fluff lovers unite--the annual Fluff Festival is just around the corner. From 3 to 7 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 23, Union Square will be transformed into a Fluff-utopia, complete with music, games, food, and more. To celebrate the 100th anniversary of the invention of Fluff, this year's festival is s

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 18:05:44

New safety measures imminent to Somerville's Cedar Street area

Starting in October, Cedar Street will undergo renovations in order to make the street safer in adherence with Somerville's traffic-calming efforts. At a community meeting Monday, Sept. 18, Head of Transportation and Infrastructure Brad Rawson said there are an average of 8,600 vehicles near Warwic

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-20 13:26:00

Dual enrollment program now in its second year

WOBURN - Woburn High School Principal Jessica Callahan is singing the praises of a new dual enrollment program with Middlesex College now in its second year. She stated recently "the excitement of Woburn Memorial High School's new dual enrollment program with Middlesex Community College has begun."

HOMENEWSHERE.COM - 2017-09-20 14:50:00