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Making Quincy a "Dementia Friendly Community"

Quincy develops a new program that shows people what it's like to have dementia. QUINCY - A driver spots a woman walking along Quincy Shore Drive in the snow, wearing slippers and a housedress. She doesn't know her name or where she is going. Firefighters responding to a call encounter an elderly ma

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-22 22:15:00

Man shot, killed in Boston's South End

Boston police are investigating a deadly shooting in the South End. Officers responded to a call about a person who was shot in the area of Southampton and Topeka streets, nearby the Massachusetts Avenue Connector. Police said they found a man in his 30s suffering from a gunshot wound. He was taken

WCVB - 2017-09-24 15:25:00

Haitian community rallies in support of Walsh

Walsh and supporters gathered in Mattapan Square. Maddie Kilgannon photo Mayor Martin Walsh kicked off the last weekend before Tuesday's preliminary election at a rally with the Haitian community in Mattapan. Roughly 100 people attended Saturday morning's rally on Blue Hill Avenue for Walsh's reelec

DORCHESTER REPORTER - 2017-09-24 14:54:39

Will Political Division and CTE Kill New England's Love of the Patriots?

The National Football League has dominated American sports and culture for the past 25 years. An estimated 111 million Americans watched the Super Bowl last February, but the combination of mounting scientific data that football is severely damaging the brains of its players, coupled with a weekend

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-24 23:59:59

Devin McCourty: Team sent message of unity by kneeling

New England Patriots safety Devin McCourty speaks to the media following an NFL football game against the Houston Texans, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2017, in Foxborough, Mass. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) After a 336-33 victory over the Houston Texans New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady shares a moment wi

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Town Council Slows Down On Speed Limit Proposal

BRAINTREE, MA - The Braintree Town Council has opted to not speed their way through a proposal that would lower the default speed limit on some roads in town that are currently 30-35 mph. The council voted to table a motion that would bring the speed limit on many roads to 25 mph. Some councilors sh

PATCH - 2017-09-24 19:45:27

Could Union Point Be Amazon's Next Home?

WEYMOUTH, MA - Could Amazon find a new home in Weymouth? Union Point officials are hoping that the e-commerce giant gives them consideration. The former South Weymouth Naval Air Station turned residential and business development is hoping to attract Amazon, who is in search for a 100-acre, pad-read

PATCH - 2017-09-24 21:27:19

Boston Offers Financial Support to Recovering Drug Addicts

Boston is offering recovering drug addicts financial support to help with their housing, educational and employment needs. Democratic Mayor Marty Walsh says PAIR, or the Personal Advancement for Individuals in Recovery initiative, is the first of its kind in the nation. His administration announced

NECN - 2017-09-25 00:59:18

Betts Lifts Red Sox Past Red Sox 5-4

Don't sleep on @mookiebetts, he always plays heads ! pic.twitter.com/CncQGweQbm Mookie Betts Mookie Betts hit a bases-loaded double and then scored on an infield single to lift the Boston Red Sox over the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 on Sunday. Coupled with the Yankees loss, the Red Sox magic number to clinc

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

College Admissions: Why Early Action and Decision Matter

Early Decision (ED) is the most restrictive of the programs. Students may only apply to one college Early Decision, and if accepted they MUST attend. This is a binding program, and you are required to sign an agreement stating that you will matriculate at the college if accepted, and that you will w

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Smart Benefits: IRS Allowing 401(k) Loans for Hurricane Victims & Families

The IRS is allowing 401(k)s and other qualified employer-sponsored retirement plans to make loans and hardship distributions for victims of Hurricane Harvey and Irma as well as members of their families - and to access the money more quickly thanks to a relaxing of procedural and administrative rul

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-24 23:59:59

At Least 7 Children, 1 Adult Injured in Deck Collapse

NBC Boston Officials say at least seven children and one adult were injured when a deck collapsed during a family cookout at a Massachusetts home. Methuen fire officials say some of the injured may have broken bones, but none of the injuries were life-threatening. By the time emergency crews arrived

NECN - 2017-09-25 10:31:35

Donate to necn's Hurricane and Earthquake Relief Drive

Join NBC Boston, necn and Telemundo Boston today to support the victims of Hurricane Harvey, Hurricane Irma, Hurricane Maria and the recent earthquake that devastated Mexico City. In collaboration with the American Red Cross of Massachusetts, the three stations will host the "All Together/Todos Unid

NECN - 2017-09-25 08:57:17

Women & Infants adds 3 doctors, nurse midwife to OB-GYN department

DR. ERIN M. CLEARY has joined the Division of Emergency Obstetrics and Gynecology at Women & Infants Hospital of Rhode Island. / COURTESY WOMEN & INFANTS HOSPITAL PROVIDENCE - Three doctors and a certified nurse midwife have joined the Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Women & Infants Hospi

PROVIDENCE BUSINESS NEWS - 2017-09-25 08:00:15

Experts: Donald Trump should take timeout on topic

Football fans' boos and the calls for an NFL boycott bolstered President Trump's base after he slammed athletes refusing to stand for the national anthem, but he needs to leave the field in order to get the win, political strategists said. "He does this a lot, he finds something that bothers America

BOSTON HERALD - 2017-09-25 07:00:00

Garry bill targets falsities in political ads

By J.D. Capelouto Statehouse Correspondent BOSTON -- A bill filed by state Rep. Colleen Garry would effectively make it illegal for a political advertisement to include any false information, will appear before a legislative committee this week, though some opponents insist the bill is unconstitut

LOWELL SUN - 2017-09-25 10:34:06

Doug Flutie Says His Legacy Goes Beyond Football

NBC Boston Doug Flutie is a local sports legend, best known for his Hail Mary pass at Boston College and for his years spent as a quarterback in the NFL. However, the Natick, Massachusetts, native says he believes his greater legacy will be his work helping families affected by autism. "This will be

NECN - 2017-09-25 01:57:57

Jon Couture: Red Sox primed for October

After months of needless difficulty, of off-the-field stuff obscuring what's between the lines, of running into outs and squandering games, a talent-packed roster put it together. The 2017 Red Sox played like the 2017 Red Sox we expected. Jon Couture@JonCouture The Yankees were within 2.5 games of

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-25 01:37:59

Tom McGee: Water transportation's time has come

When the status quo of our transportation system is not working for the majority of residents in the city of Lynn, we as residents, employers and elected officials must become agents of change. For years, I have worked to lay the foundation to enable water transportation from the city of Lynn and t

DAILY ITEM - 2017-09-24 23:43:59

Road warriors: Red Sox put AL East on ice with dominant trip

CINCINNATI - The Red Sox will finish with a far better record at Fenway Park than away from it, but make no mistake, they won the American League East on the road last week. No, it's technically not locked up yet, but with seven games to play and a five-game lead over New York, the fat lady is warmi

EAGLE-TRIBUNE - 2017-09-25 05:00:00