1 hour ago

We hope you like to bake, because you're abou...

We hope you like to bake, because you're about to save some serious dough. (via Patch Deals)

    Prime Day Kitchen Deals Too Hot To Miss
    We hope you like to bake, because you're about to save some serious dough with these Prime Day kitchen deals! Amazon is rolling out all sorts of savings on Instant Pots, sous vide cookers, waffle makers and so much more.
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1 hour ago

Please consider helping out the family of a f...

Please consider helping out the family of a fallen hero.

    Weymouth Police Announces Officer Michael Chesna Family Fund
    WEYMOUTH, MA - Donations are now being accepted for a fund for the family of Officer Michael Chesna. The Weymouth Police Department announced Monday that an account has been set up at Equitable Bank to assist the family. Anyone wishing to make a donation to the Chesna family can make checks payable to the "Officer Michael Chesna Family Fund.
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2 hours ago

Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yell...

Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yellow walls! 🌻 The appropriately named Yellow Room showcases Isabella’s love of music, art, and her friendships with the creators in those fields.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Nothing says summer quite like sunflower yellow walls! 🌻 The appropriately named Yellow Room showcases Isabella's love of music, art, and her friendships with the creators in those fields.
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2 hours ago

When Eva Santos suffered a seizure at work la...

When Eva Santos suffered a seizure at work last December, Officer Michael Chesna was there.

    Weymouth Resident Recounts Officer Chesna Saving Her Life
    WEYMOUTH, MA - People from within and outside the Weymouth community came to the memorial at the police station Monday to pay their respects to Officer Michael Chesna, who was tragically shot and killed Sunday. For Eva Santos, though, it was about more than simply paying respect.
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3 hours ago

O'Brien & Levine Court Reporting Solutions is...

O'Brien & Levine Court Reporting Solutions is Hiring! https://trib.al/yOM9yzd

    O'Brien & Levine Court Reporting Solutions is Hiring! - North End, MA Patch
    O'Brien & Levine Court Reporting Solutions is seeking an experienced Account Executive to join our team in Boston, Massachusetts. O'Brien & Levine provides concierge court reporting and video solutions to litigation teams in law firms and corporate legal departments. O'Brien & Levine is known for our high touch service helping litigators locally and globally.
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4 hours ago

Around Brookline

UpcomingThursday, July 19Community BBQ: 1-3 p.m., Saint Mark’s Park, across from 99 Park St., Brookline. Free. RSVP: Kenix Dang, 617-780-1427; kdang@care-one.com. Hosted by CareOne.Friday, July 20“Swinging Standards:” 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wingate at Chestnut Hill, 615 Heath St., Brookline. Free; space limited. For information or RSVP: 617-243-9990. Guitarist Duane Sullivan and vocalist Dolores Ofria will [...]

    Around Brookline
    UpcomingThursday, July 19Community BBQ: 1-3 p.m., Saint Mark's Park, across from 99 Park St., Brookline. Free. RSVP: Kenix Dang, 617-780-1427; kdang@care-one.com. Hosted by CareOne.Friday, July 20"Swinging Standards:" 2:30-3:30 p.m., Wingate at Chestnut Hill, 615 Heath St., Brookline. Free; space limited. For information or RSVP: 617-243-9990.
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4 hours ago

Religion Notes

At Mars Hill Fellowship ChurchAmos A. Lawrence School, 27 Francis St., Brookline, marshillfellowshipchurch.com.Pre-service prayer: 10: 45 a.m.; Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays.Congregation Mishkan Tefila384 Harvard St., Brookline617-332-7770; info@MishkanTefila.org; MishkanTefila.org.Shabbat Services: Fridays at 6 p.m.; Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.We began our newest chapter as a pillar of the campus in 2016 and we are [...]

    Religion Notes
    At Mars Hill Fellowship ChurchAmos A. Lawrence School, 27 Francis St., Brookline, marshillfellowshipchurch.com.Pre-service prayer: 10: 45 a.m.; Worship: 11 a.m. Sundays.Congregation Mishkan Tefila384 Harvard St., Brookline617-332-7770; info@MishkanTefila.org; MishkanTefila.org.Shabbat Services: Fridays at 6 p.m.; Saturdays at 9:30 a.m.We began our newest chapter as a pillar of the campus in 2016 and we are getting ready for the opening of the campus building this coming year.
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4 hours ago

Boomers and Beyond

The following programs will take place at the Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester St. For information, call 617-730-2770 or brooklineseniorcenter.org.July spotlighted volunteer opportunities: This month’s spotlighted opportunities include: Lunch Kitchen Assistance – 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Fridays; Information Desk – backup; Food Commodity program on third Wednesday of each month – Russian interpreters morning and afternoon [...]

    Boomers and Beyond
    The following programs will take place at the Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester St. For information, call 617-730-2770 or brooklineseniorcenter.org.July spotlighted volunteer opportunities: This month's spotlighted opportunities include: Lunch Kitchen Assistance - 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
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5 hours ago

Some famous, local historical spots will be f...

Some famous, local historical spots will be featured tonight on WGBH.

    Charlestown's Bunker Hill Monument To Be Featured On PBS Show
    CHARLESTOWN, MA - Ready for your close up? On Tuesday, July 17 at 8 p.m., WGBH is premiering its latest installment of the hit PBS travel series 10 That Changed America with 10 Monuments That Changed America. Host Geoffrey Baer highlights two major Boston landmarks in this episode - the Bunker Hill Monument and the Robert Gould Shaw and 54th Regiment Memorial.
    https://patch.com

5 hours ago

Prime Day has officially started — let the sa...

Prime Day has officially started — let the savings begin! (via Patch Deals)

    Amazon Prime Day Deals 2018: Best Sales And More
    Amazon Prime Day 2018 has officially begun! This year, Amazon is rolling out some amazing deals on TVs, electronics, smart home devices, kitchen essentials, kids' toys, sports goods, beauty products and everything in between.
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6 hours ago

Emanuel Lopes can't be arraigned today, offic...

Emanuel Lopes can't be arraigned today, officials said.

    Alleged Cop Killer Not Medically Fit For Arraignment, DA Says
    WEYMOUTH, MA - The arraignment for Emanuel Lopes will not take place Monday as originally expected. The Norfolk County District Attorney's office announced Monday afternoon that Lopes is not medically fit to appear at his arraignment and will not be made available.
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6 hours ago

BE PREPARED: Hurricane Preparedness week is July 15-21

Gov. Baker encourages residents to be ready for tropical storms.

    BE PREPARED: Hurricane Preparedness week is July 15-21
    Gov. Baker encourages residents to be ready for tropical storms. Gov. Charlie Baker has proclaimed July 15-21, 2018 to be Hurricane Preparedness Week to emphasize the Commonwealth's vulnerability to tropical storms and hurricanes and the importance of preparing for the impacts that hurricanes and tropical storms can have on the state's residents, homes, businesses and infrastructure.
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6 hours ago

Amazon Prime Day Deals 2018: Best Sales And M...

Amazon Prime Day Deals 2018: Best Sales And More https://trib.al/ARGneJB

    Amazon Prime Day Deals 2018: Best Sales And More
    Amazon Prime Day 2018 has officially begun! This year, Amazon is rolling out some amazing deals on TVs, electronics, smart home devices, kitchen essentials, kids' toys, sports goods, beauty products and everything in between.
    https://patch.com

6 hours ago

"I didn't want to die out there. ... I was ta...

"I didn't want to die out there. ... I was talking to God the entire night," said the 19-year-old pulled out to sea by a rip current. (via Georgia Patch)

    Teen Stuck In Water Off GA Coast For 10 Hours
    Teen Stuck In Water Off GA Coast For 10 Hours - Across Georgia, GA - 'I was talking to God,' said the 19-year-old, who said he would close his eyes and rest for spells to conserve his energy during the night.
    https://patch.com

7 hours ago

Details emerge in police report of yesterday'...

Details emerge in police report of yesterday's fatal shootings. The second victim has been identified as a 77-year-old woman.

    Weymouth Officer Was Shot 10 Times By Alleged Killer: PD Report
    WEYMOUTH, MA - The man in custody for the killing of a Weymouth Police officer and a bystander shot the officer's gun at him 10 times, according to a police report of the incident. Narration from Sunday morning's fatal shootings were released Monday afternoon.
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7 hours ago

Amazon Prime Day Deals 2018: Best Bargains An...

Amazon Prime Day Deals 2018: Best Bargains And More https://trib.al/fkRDiKU

    Amazon Prime Day 2018: Everything You Need To Know
    Amazon Prime Day 2018 kicks off today, July 16, at 3 p.m. EST, and we can hardly wait for the epic day (and a half) of members-only sales on electronics, clothing, homeware, kitchen gadgets and everything in between. Last year's Prime Day was a 30-hour event that surpassed Black Friday and Cyber Monday, making it the biggest day in Amazon history.
    https://patch.com

8 hours ago

Judges can order people to remain drug free a...

Judges can order people to remain drug free as a condition of probation, the SJC ruled in a case that drew national attention.

    Drug Relapsing Can Violate Probation, MA's Highest Court Rules
    BOSTON, MA - In a case that has attracted national attention, Massachusetts' highest court ruled Monday that judges in the state have the authority to order people to remain drug free as a condition of probation and under some circumstances order a defendant jailed for violating the drug-free requirement.
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8 hours ago

State Police just said an 8-year-old has gone...

State Police just said an 8-year-old has gone missing in Blue Hills.

    Missing 8-Year-Old In Blue Hills Found: State Police
    MILTON, MA - Some relieving news after about an hour of searching Monday afternoon: State police said they found the 8-year-old boy who went missing at Blue Hills Reservation. State Troopers and Massachusetts DCR Rangers searched for the boy, who was described as white, 4 feet 10 inches, and wearing an orange cap with a white 'T' on it, along with a navy shirt and dark shorts.
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9 hours ago

The zoo said in a statement that it was devas...

The zoo said in a statement that it was devastated by the loss. (via New Orleans Patch)

    Jaguar Escapes New Orleans Zoo Enclosure, Kills 6 Other Animals
    NEW ORLEANS, LA - The Audubon Zoo in New Orleans was closed Saturday after a jaguar escaped from its enclosure and attacked six other animals, which died, the zoo said. According to a press release from the zoo, the jaguar was reported to have escaped around 7:20 a.m.
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9 hours ago

He was last seen in Brookline near Cypress St...

He was last seen in Brookline near Cypress Street last week. (Please Share)

    Help Find This Missing Man: Brookline Police
    BROOKLINE, MA - Brookline police are on the lookout for a missing man. Police said Alexander Baron was last seen last week near the Brookline High School. Police said Baron is 28, and is about 5'10 tall, and skinny with light brown hair.
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10 hours ago

A hazardous weather outlook has been issued f...

A hazardous weather outlook has been issued for the entire state in advance of some strong thunderstorms Tuesday.

    MA Weather: Severe Storms Threaten Tuesday, Spotty Storms Today
    Forecasters are warning of potentially severe thunderstorms and possible flooding as widespread precipitation threatens Tuesday. Heavy rainfall could result in between 1-3 inches of water in a short time, the National Weather Service said, with flash flooding and damaging winds possible. The NWS also warned of isolated storms and showers possibly hitting Monday afternoon.
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10 hours ago

Ever wonder what you could get for under $500...

Ever wonder what you could get for under $500K in Cambridge? This condo is on the market. Worth it?

    Cambridge Wow: What A $475K Condo Looks Like
    CAMBRIDGE, MA - Cambridge isn't cheap when it comes to homes these days. And this one isn't exactly inexpensive, but it is one of the least expensive condos on the market right now in town. This two bedroom 693 sq ft of condo comes with off-street parking and some fancy AC units, so there's that.
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11 hours ago

The flag has been lowered at all state buildi...

The flag has been lowered at all state buildings today in honor of a fallen hero.

    Why Is The Flag Half-Staff On Monday?
    WEYMOUTH, MA - Gov. Charlie Baker has ordered the United States flag and Commonwealth of Massachusetts flag be lowered to half-staff at all state buildings Monday, July 16, in honor of fallen Weymouth Police Officer Michael Chesna. The flags are to be lowered immediately and remain so until further notice.
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11 hours ago

There have been some alleged speed demons cau...

There have been some alleged speed demons caught this month, but this is the fastest we've seen.

    Teen Drove 116 MPH To Make NH Camping Outing Early: Police
    GREENLAND, NH - A Massachusetts teenager said he drove as fast as 116 mph Saturday morning to make a camping trip early, according to New Hampshire State Police. Cullen Gaudette (pictured), 18, of Hull, was stopped by a state trooper who clocked him traveling well in excess of the 65 mph speed limit on Interstate 95 in Greenland, police said.
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11 hours ago

Despite Narcan, opioid overdoses still ‘horrific’ in Massachusetts

Capt. Conrad J. Prosniewski calls the growing number of fatal opioid overdoses in his community “horrific.”The opiate-like drugs continue to kill hundreds across the commonwealth, as the state -- like much of New England -- struggles to solve for the unrelenting public-health crisis.“I don’t know anyone who hasn’t had this issue affect them personally in one way or another,” said Prosniewski of Salem Police. “It’s been [...]

    Despite Narcan, opioid overdoses still 'horrific' in Massachusetts
    Capt. Conrad J. Prosniewski calls the growing number of fatal opioid overdoses in his community "horrific."The opiate-like drugs continue to kill hundreds across the commonwealth, as the state -- like much of New England -- struggles to solve for the unrelenting public-health crisis."I don't know anyone who hasn't had this issue affect them personally in one way or another," said Prosniewski of Salem Police.
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14 hours ago

Capuano: What President Trump Wants Us to Forget

(https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com/2018/07/16/capuano-what-president-trump-wants-us-to-forget)

    Capuano: What President Trump Wants Us to Forget
    By now, nearly every American has seen the terrible images of children being torn from their families, heard the sound of children begging immigration officers to call their relatives. Those images and sounds are the truth of what has been happening at our border because of Donald Trump's despicable and immoral immigration policies.
    https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

16 hours ago

Chris Flisher: Mid-summer brings two eclipses

Week of July 16We are approaching mid summer and we are sitting between two eclipses. The eclipse of last week on July 12 may have left its imprint on all Cancers and the other water signs by association. Next week we will see a full Moon lunar eclipse. As we pause between these cosmic events we see other activity in and around a series of retrograding planets. A quick reminder that the planets don't actually move backwards or forwards — it is our perception of the [...]

    Chris Flisher: Mid-summer brings two eclipses
    Week of July 16We are approaching mid summer and we are sitting between two eclipses. The eclipse of last week on July 12 may have left its imprint on all Cancers and the other water signs by association. Next week we will see a full Moon lunar eclipse.
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19 hours ago

25 hours ago

Parents of a 4-year-old are charged with murd...

Parents of a 4-year-old are charged with murder after the boy shot himself. (via Douglasville Patch)

    4-Year-Old Shoots Self, Parents Charged With Murder
    AUGUSTA, GA - A mother and father from Augusta have been charged with murder after their 4-year-old son shot and killed himself Saturday after finding his father's gun. Justin Withrop Foss Jr. accidentally shot himself, according to the Augusta Chronicle. His father, Justin Foss Sr., 27, is charged with second-degree murder and possession of a firearm by a convicted felon.
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25 hours ago

Isabella studied in France, where she picked ...

Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner, 1917, oil.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Isabella studied in France, where she picked up this motto: Think much, speak little, write nothing. Share this quote with the Isabella in your life! Image: Martin Mower, Isabella Stewart Gardner,...
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26 hours ago

Emanuel Lopes, who is in custody after allege...

Emanuel Lopes, who is in custody after allegedly killing Officer Michael Chesna and a bystander, "had fought with" police before October arrest last year.

    Alleged Cop-Killer Was Arrested For Selling Cocaine To Minors
    WEYMOUTH, MA - The man who allegedly killed a police officer with his own gun before fatally shooting a woman inside her home Sunday morning was arrested last year and charged with selling cocaine to minors. Police said in an October arrest report that Lopes was known to them even then.
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27 hours ago

Seriously?

Seriously?

    Three Men Charged With Goat Animal Cruelty: Taunton Police
    TAUNTON, MA - Three Taunton men were charged with animal cruelty after they recorded video of themselves blowing what's believed to be marijuana smoke into a goat's face, and then posting it online, police announced today in a press release.
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28 hours ago

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Everything You Need To...

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Everything You Need To Know https://trib.al/XMvu0sN

    Amazon Prime Day 2018: Everything You Need To Know
    Amazon Prime Day 2018 kicks off tomorrow, July 16, at 3 p.m. EST, and we can hardly wait for the epic day (and a half) of members-only sales on electronics, clothing, homeware, kitchen gadgets and everything in between. Last year's Prime Day was a 30-hour event that surpassed Black Friday and Cyber Monday, making it the biggest day in Amazon history.
    https://patch.com

29 hours ago

Ready, set, save! Amazon Prime Day 2018 begin...

Ready, set, save! Amazon Prime Day 2018 begins tomorrow. 🎉

    Amazon Prime Day 2018: Everything You Need To Know
    Amazon Prime Day 2018 kicks off tomorrow, July 16, at 3 p.m. EST, and we can hardly wait for the epic day (and a half) of members-only sales on electronics, clothing, homeware, kitchen gadgets and everything in between. Last year's Prime Day was a 30-hour event that surpassed Black Friday and Cyber Monday, making it the biggest day in Amazon history.
    https://patch.com

31 hours ago

One of Texas cop Sam Hall's biggest fears is ...

One of Texas cop Sam Hall's biggest fears is dying in the line of duty. A distracted driver almost made that fear a reality. See the jawdropping video. (via Irving Patch)

    Officer Dodges Death In Near-Miss Crash: Watch
    IRVING, TX - The Irving Police Department is reminding drivers to pay attention on the road this week after an officer's body camera captured the moment when his quick thinking saved his life. Officer Sam Hall was wrapping up a traffic stop on the side of Highway 114 Wednesday and making his way back to his motorcycle when he was nearly struck by a passing car.
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31 hours ago

There are ice cream deals all over today. Her...

There are ice cream deals all over today. Here are some of the best.

    National Ice Cream Day In MA: Here's Where To Get A Deal
    Happy Sundae! Er, Sunday. It's July 15, meaning it's National Ice Cream Day. Thankfully it'll be pretty warm all day - perfect for celebrating. Below is a list of national chains with a Massachusetts presence where you can cash in on National Ice Cream Day.
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33 hours ago

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this...

Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it’s also the piece that solidified Isabella’s decision to transform her private collection into a public museum. #HatsOffToYouRembrandt Image: Rembrandt Van Rijn, Self-Portrait, Age 23, 1629, oil on oak panel.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Happy Birthday, Rembrandt! 🎂 Not only is this one of his first self portraits, but it's also the piece that solidified Isabella's decision to transform her private collection into a public museum....
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34 hours ago

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of wom...

Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna Coleman Ladd, Maria de Acosta Sargent, 1915, bronze.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Isabella took care to exhibit the work of women artists in the contemporary galleries of her museum. This bust of Maria de Acosta Sargent by Anna Coleman Ladd is one such example! Object: Anna...
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35 hours ago

MAP: Who has the best ice cream in town?

Sunday, July 15 is National Ice Cream Day. It's celebrated on the third Sunday in July, in conjunction with National Ice Cream Month, which is July.We've been celebrating the day and month since 1984.Here in GateHouse Media's Central unit, we asked out journalists for a list of popular ice cream shops in their towns. We were looking mostly for the niche spots, the places locals go, those places that can start feuds among families as they argue over which place is superior. So, [...]

    MAP: Who has the best ice cream in town?
    Sunday, July 15 is National Ice Cream Day. It's celebrated on the third Sunday in July, in conjunction with National Ice Cream Month, which is July.We've been celebrating the day and month since 1984.Here in GateHouse Media's Central unit, we asked out journalists for a list of popular ice cream shops in their towns.
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35 hours ago

There is at least one major crime scene in We...

There is at least one major crime scene in Weymouth right now, with multiple reports of an officer down.

    Weymouth Police Officer Shot, 'Very Critical': Reports
    WEYMOUTH, MA - A police officer is fighting for his life after a shooting Sunday morning in Weymouth. The shooting happened between 7 a.m. and 7:30 a.m during a traffic stop on Burton Terrace, WCVB-TV reported. The officer received injuries that are considered life-threatening, police said. A suspect has been taken into custody.
    https://patch.com

36 hours ago

​It must be July of an election year on Beaco...

​It must be July of an election year on Beacon Hill. The tell-tale signs were all there.

    MA Election Season Heating Up As Flurry Of Action Takes Place
    It must be July of an election year on Beacon Hill. The tell-tale signs were all there. Seersucker and tan suits? Check. (Sorry, Obama. We tolerate that here.) Backbiting whisper campaigns about who to blame for a two-week late budget? Check.
    https://patch.com

37 hours ago

Did you miss this? Here's the latest on the B...

Did you miss this? Here's the latest on the Boston Globe investigation into the inappropriate texting allegations.

    Globe Concludes Harassment Investigation: No Violation It Says
    BOSTON, MA - The Boston Globe, which hired an independent investigator to look into allegations that top editor Brian McGrory sent inappropriate texts to a former Boston.com employee, announced to staff that the investigation was over and that the interaction did not violate the paper's anti-harassment policy, reports media watcher Dan Kennedy.
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And the driver was allegedly high.

And the driver was allegedly high.

    2 Arrested After Alleged BB Gun, Window-Smashing Spree
    WHITMAN, MA - Two men were arrested early Saturday morning for allegedly vandalizing several vehicles and leaving the scene of a crash. Whitman Police responded to the Temple Street fire station shortly before 1 a.m. for a report of a man who was shot by a BB gun while driving.
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