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Largest Personal Gift to The Campaign for Shrewsbury Athletic Fields Announced

Shrewsbury, MA, September 20, 2017 - The Campaign for Shrewsbury Athletic Fields is pleased to announce Paula and Jim Buonomo of Shrewsbury have committed $50,000 towards the Shrewsbury High School synthetic turf field project, the largest personal gift The Campaign has received to date. "Jim and Pa

PATCH - 2017-09-22 15:43:14

Shrewsbury Weekend Weather Forecast: Summer Highs As Sun Peeks Through

Today, light rain starting tomorrow morning, continuing until tomorrow night. Saturday September 23 Mostly cloudy until afternoon. High 80, low 61. Chance of precipitation: 23%. Wind 7 mph from the NNESunday September 24 Clear throughout the day. High 86, low 61. Chance of precipitation: 7%. Wind 1

PATCH - 2017-09-22 04:34:00

Music Review: Joyner Lucas delivers powerful homecoming at Palladium

Joyner Lucas may well be on his way to bigger things, but there was no denying that his packed Sept. 22 show downstairs at the Palladium was, at its heart, a Worcester affair. "I've got some teachers in the audience," shouted Lucas, near the end of the show that kicked off the tour for his recent al

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-23 17:12:57

Worcester State fundraising effort raises nearly $17 million

Worcester State University has raised $16.9 million through a recently-completed five-year Change Lives Campaign, exceeding its $15-million goal. The money supports scholarships, academic programs and capital projects. WSU president Barry Maloney thanked donors for their efforts at a Gala of Gratit

WORCESTERMAG.COM - 2017-09-23 23:00:06

Where to vote in Tuesday's city election

All polling locations will be open 7 a.m. to 8 p.m. for the Lowell City Council preliminary election on Tuesday. Ward 1 Precinct 1: Immaculate Conception Church, 144, East Merrimack St. Precinct 2: Reilly School, 115 Douglas Road Precinct 3: Reilly School, 115 Douglas Road Ward 2 Precinct 1: L

LOWELL SUN - 2017-09-24 10:35:01

Devers' Three-Run Home Run Lifts Red Sox Over Reds 5-4

An early deficit doesn't faze @Rafael_Devers. pic.twitter.com/lG049oTpO2 Rafael Devers Rafael Devers belted a three-run home run in the fourth inning and the Boston Red Sox edged the Cincinnati Reds 5-4 on Friday night. The Red Sox improve to 89-64 on the season. With the Yankees loss to Toronto, Bo

GOLOCALWORCESTER.COM - 2017-09-23 17:27:00

High school football participation down, in part, to concerns about head injuries

Fielding full rosters of varsity, junior varsity and freshmen football teams years ago was as simple as putting out a sign up sheet and watching the names pile up. These days, some local high school football coaches have to perform their best sales pitch to encourage students and their parents to st

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-24 12:13:00

Tran announces his run for state senator

My name is Dean Tran and I am announcing my candidacy for state senator in the Worcester and Middlesex District. "I am excited to offer my candidacy as the next full-time state senator for the Worcester and Middlesex District. I congratulate Senator Jennifer Flanagan on her appointment to the Cannab

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-24 11:00:00

Politics and the City: In race for mayor, where's the excitement?

Yeah, I suppose it can be said there is a mayor's race in Worcester - at least that's what the Nov. 7 municipal ballot tells us. I use the term "race" loosely because the mayoral contest that finally took shape last week has the makings of being anything but an interesting election or one that shoul

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-24 11:00:00

Scanner talk - and getting 'piggy' with it

FOR THOSE OF you out there who listen to the police and fire scanner to hear what is going on in the Twin Cities, occasionally you can only laugh out loud at some of the situations that prompt people to call public safety departments for emergency help. The notebook In the newsroom, the reporters

SENTINEL & ENTERPRISE - 2017-09-24 10:36:48

Open Season: Owners should err on side of caution with submerged guns and ammunition

In the wake of recent hurricanes, the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) issued an advisory to firearms owners who have seen their guns and ammunition submerged by flood waters. Whether your guns and ammunition have been subjected to flooding by hurricane, seasonal rains or plumbing issues,

SOUTH COAST TODAY - 2017-09-24 02:08:27

GOP Gov. Baker again battles his own party on health care

[Video: Antonio Caban/SHNS] BOSTON (AP) - Republican Charlie Baker's relationship with GOP leaders in Washington just keeps getting stickier. Republican attempts to repeal former President Barack Obama's health care law are becoming something of a recurring nightmare for the Massachusetts governor

WWLP 22NEWS - 2017-09-24 01:03:14

Many with chronic illness denied prescriptions in fight against opioids

The symptoms came out of the blue, cropping up two years ago with agonizing abdominal pain that flared up and then, after a time, briefly subsided. The pain became worse after eating, causing nausea and vomiting as well. Lauren Deluca, 36, of Worcester grew frantic as the flare-ups and pain persiste

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-24 01:00:00

Proposals to create $15 minimum wage divides business owners

BOSTON - As state legislators discuss bills to raise the minimum wage, business owners must decide if they are willing - and able - to pay their employees $15 an hour. Business coalitions say the proposal adds to high operating costs, including rising health care and heating rates, which already cha

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-24 00:00:00

'Thank God for the Sisters of St. Joseph': Viewpoint

On the 50th anniversary of Angelo Bertelli's Heisman Trophy, I called to congratulate him, and interview him. At the time, December 1993, he was living in Clifton, New Jersey, but he never forgot his Western Massachusetts roots. Probably the best athlete ever to come out of talent-rich West Springfi

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-24 11:07:07

Dragon Boats surge across Lake Quinsigamond

WORCESTER - The brightly colored, canoe-like vessels almost seemed alive as they cut through the waters off Lake Quinsigamond's Regatta Point Saturday morning. Each was adorned with a menacing dragon's head at the bow, a tail at the stern and scales painted along its fiberglass hull. The 46-foot-lon

WICKED LOCAL - 2017-09-24 05:03:56

Bill Doyle: Willie Ogg finally rewarded with New England PGA Hall of Fame induction

Most golfers probably haven't heard of Willie Ogg, but nearly 60 years after his death, the New England PGA will make sure he's not forgotten by inducting him into its Hall of Fame on Saturday night. "It was really surprising," Worcester Country Club assistant pro Mark Aldrich said, "that he wasn't

TELEGRAM.COM - 2017-09-23 22:44:20

Concussion concerns weigh on parents of football players

Patrick Collins weighed less than three pounds when he was born prematurely in 1997. But, his mother Marianne said caring for him as a preemie was relatively easy compared to when Patrick was older and suffered three concussions playing football. "Patrick was a premature baby born at two pounds, 10

SUN CHRONICLE - 2017-09-24 04:15:00

All Outdoors: Son Doug spends summer battling Lyme disease

Lyme disease has hit home. For the past four months son Doug has been battling an array of sicknesses that at times has knocked him out of the game. Too tired to fish, is that really possible? Tail-dragging, bumping his south end through the spring and summer, was a real job for him. Though he su

MASSLIVE.COM - 2017-09-24 09:00:00

Fattman planning push to ensure all who commit murder have a record

State Sen. Ryan C. Fattman is planning to force a Legislative vote on whether all people who murder someone in Massachusetts should have a criminal record. Under current law, people who kill someone but are found not guilty by reason of insanity can be released from prison in less than a year with n

MILFORD DAILY NEWS - 2017-09-23 15:56:43