18 min ago

#TransformationTuesday Our conservation depar...

#TransformationTuesday Our conservation department is giving this 17th century chair a much needed makeover! The bottom seat cushion has been restored and is back on display in the Long Gallery.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    TransformationTuesday Our conservation department is giving this 17th century chair a much needed makeover! The bottom seat cushion has been restored and is back on display in the Long Gallery.
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42 min ago

Chesna loved wrestling with his son Jack and ...

Chesna loved wrestling with his son Jack and doting on his favorite girl Olivia.

    Obit: Officer Michael Chesna, 42
    Michael C. Chesna of Hanover, died July 15, 2018 at the age of 42. Following 9/11, Mike joined the U.S. Army to serve his country with the 187 10th Mountain Division, serving two tours of duty, where he was awarded the Purple Heart.
    https://patch.com

1 hour ago

If you're thinking of making one Prime Day pu...

If you're thinking of making one Prime Day purchase, make it this. (via Patch Deals)

    This Is The Single Best Deal Of Amazon Prime Day 2018
    There's been no shortage of amazing Prime Day deals this year. We've seen some incredible savings in every category, and the fun's not over yet: We'll keep updating this page into the wee morning hours when Amazon rolls out the last of its Prime Day 2018 deals.
    https://patch.com

1 hour ago

Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? T...

Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? These twin ornaments aren’t concerned with names—they’re too busy guarding the doorframe in the Worthington Street Lobby! Object: East Asian, Pair of Architectural Ornaments, mid 18th century, painted wood.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    Dogs? Dragons? Some other kind of creature? These twin ornaments aren't concerned with names-they're too busy guarding the doorframe in the Worthington Street Lobby! Object: East Asian, Pair of...
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2 hours ago

Route 9 in Natick is closed in both direction...

Route 9 in Natick is closed in both directions due to flooding. Seek alternate routes if using that road this evening.

    Route 9 Floods Out, Closed In Natick
    Route 9 Floods Out, Closed In Natick - Natick, MA - Traffic is heavy in the area.
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2 hours ago

Another young drowning victim has been report...

Another young drowning victim has been reported.

    14-Year-Old Drowns In South Watuppa Pond
    FALL RIVER, MA - A 14-year-old drowned after being pulled from South Watuppa Pond, according to officials. The boy was from Fall River. His body was recovered from the pond Tuesday afternoon. Photo via Renee Schiavone, Patch Get the Seekonk-Swansea newsletter Subscribe
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3 hours ago

Remember the guy who stopped a school bus on ...

Remember the guy who stopped a school bus on the highway near Newton and climbed up on the bus? Here's what happened with him today.

    Man Who Jumped On School Bus In Newton In Court, But Not For Long
    NEWTON, MA - The man who reportedly stopped his car on I-90 Tuesday and then proceeded to jump onto the hood of a school bus as traffic whizzed by was in Newton District Court Tuesday for an arraignment but it was postponed for a month as the court considers whether or not the charges can be reclassified under the Valor Act.
    https://patch.com

4 hours ago

Ex-wrestlers sue Ohio State, say officials knew of doctor's sexual abuse

The suit, filed Monday in federal district court in Columbus, accuses Ohio State of Title IX and civil rights violations when it failed to prevent repeated sexual assaults, abuse and molestation by Dr. Richard Strauss.

    Ex-wrestlers sue Ohio State, say officials knew of doctor's sexual abuse
    The suit, filed Monday in federal district court in Columbus, accuses Ohio State of Title IX and civil rights violations when it failed to prevent repeated sexual assaults, abuse and molestation by Dr. Richard Strauss.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

4 hours ago

Emanuel Lopes, in a wheelchair and his leg he...

Emanuel Lopes, in a wheelchair and his leg heavily bandaged, was arraigned this afternoon.

    No Bail For Accused Weymouth Cop Killer
    WEYMOUTH, MA - A Weymouth man accused of killing a police officer and an elderly woman won't be getting out of jail any time soon. Emanuel Lopes was arraigned Tuesday and ordered held without bail for the murders of Weymouth Officer Michael Chesna and bystander Vera Adams. He will be locked up at the Dedham House of Correction.
    https://patch.com

5 hours ago

Sad news today.

Sad news today.

    UMass Boston Student Dies On School Trip To Ecuador
    BOSTON, MA - A University of Massachusetts Boston graduate student died Sunday during a school-sponsored trip to Ecuador, the school announced. Fatima Z. Breton, 57, a graduate student of the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies, died during the trip, according to a letter sent to the university community by the Dean of Students Associate Vice Chancellor for Student Affairs.
    https://patch.com

5 hours ago

"I mean, the guy’s easily 100,” the deputy sa...

"I mean, the guy’s easily 100,” the deputy said. "He shouldn’t be out on the roadways to begin with. I tried to talk to him. He snapped at me. I don’t know what this guy’s deal is." (via Florida Patch)

    Cop Heckles Tortoise: 'C'mon, Grandpa, I Got Places To Be'
    OCALA, FL - The Marion County Sheriff's Office in Ocala used capital letters and double exclamation points to introduce a social media video about a police encounter with "a dude" traveling about 1 mph in a 30 mph zone. "THE NERVE OF THIS GUY!!" the post read.
    https://patch.com

6 hours ago

Brookline water and sewer rates may go up

Brookline water and sewer rates may go up in fiscal year 2019.Increases in Massachusetts Water Resources Authority [MWRA] cost assessments and capital expenses mean the town’s water and sewer budget will increase by approximately $900,000 for fiscal 2019. To accommodate the increase, the Select Board is considering increases to the water and sewer block rates, which Public Works commissioner Andrew Pappastergion outlined in a [...]

    Brookline water and sewer rates may go up
    Brookline water and sewer rates may go up in fiscal year 2019.Increases in Massachusetts Water Resources Authority [MWRA] cost assessments and capital expenses mean the town's water and sewer budget will increase by approximately $900,000 for fiscal 2019.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

7 hours ago

Mobile detailing all vehicles https://trib.al...

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    Mobile detailing all vehicles - Dedham, MA Patch
    Check out the latest community post from one of your neighbors. (The views expressed in this post are the author's own.)
    https://patch.com

7 hours ago

SCANNER AUDIO: Girlfriend called 911 to warn about man accused in fatal shootings in Weymouth

Police received a 911 call Sunday morning from a woman who said her 20-year-old boyfriend had a mental illness, shortly after he crashed her mother's car at the beginning of a shooting rampage that left a Weymouth Police officer and an elderly woman dead.

    SCANNER AUDIO: Girlfriend called 911 to warn about man accused in fatal shootings in Weymouth
    Police received a 911 call Sunday morning from a woman who said her 20-year-old boyfriend had a mental illness, shortly after he crashed her mother's car at the beginning of a shooting rampage that left a Weymouth Police officer and an elderly woman dead.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

7 hours ago

#OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed aw...

#OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed away in 1924, leaving a museum “for the education and enjoyment of the public forever.” Thank you Isabella for bringing wonder and joy to Boston.

    Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum
    OnThisDay Isabella Stewart Gardner passed away in 1924, leaving a museum "for the education and enjoyment of the public forever." Thank you Isabella for bringing wonder and joy to Boston.
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8 hours ago

First, the kids wearing cotton shirts, shorts...

First, the kids wearing cotton shirts, shorts and hijabs were told they were improperly dressed. Then, the manager said the pool was over-crowded. Here's how the mayor of Wilmington, Delaware, responded. (via Wilmington Patch)

    Muslim Kids In Hijabs, Cotton Kicked Out Of Delaware Pool
    WILMINGTON, DE - The mayor of Wilmington, Delaware, says his city "should be held accountable" for the "poor judgment" that resulted in a group of Muslim children being kicked out of a public pool because they weren't suitably dressed. The children were wearing cotton shorts, shirts and hijabs, which the manager of the pool said was against a policy.
    https://patch.com

8 hours ago

SCANNER AUDIO: Arraignment of Weymouth shooting suspect postponed again

The arraignment of a man accused of fatally shooting a Weymouth police officer and an elderly widow Sunday morning has been postponed again.Emanuel Lopes, 20, had been due to be arraigned Monday on two counts of murder., potentially in his hospital bed, but officials delayed the arraignment after determining that he was "medically unavailable." Police say Lopes was shot in the leg shortly after police say he fired about 10 rounds at Officer Michael Chesna, an army veteran and father [...]

    SCANNER AUDIO: Arraignment of Weymouth shooting suspect postponed again
    The arraignment of a man accused of fatally shooting a Weymouth police officer and an elderly widow Sunday morning has been postponed again.Emanuel Lopes, 20, had been due to be arraigned Monday on two counts of murder., potentially in his hospital bed, but officials delayed the arraignment after determining that he was "medically unavailable."
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

8 hours ago

💥 Prime Day Deal Alert: Snag this TV for less...

💥 Prime Day Deal Alert: Snag this TV for less than $250 today. (via Patch Deals) Get it here: https://amzn.to/2NiXRfZ

    Brookline Patch
    💥 Prime Day Deal Alert: Snag this TV for less than $250 today. (via Patch Deals) Get it here: https://amzn.to/2NiXRfZ
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9 hours ago

Q&A with state Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez about fig...

Q&A with state Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez about fighting for healthcare, how his mother inspired him, what he thinks about his opponent and more

    Q&A: Rep. Sanchez on Fighting for Healthcare, Chairing a Powerful Committee and More
    State Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez recently sat down with Jamaica Plain News to talk about a range of topics -- how his mother inspired him, his proudest moments as a legislator, his Democratic opponent this fall, chairing the House Committee of Ways and Means and more. Rep.
    https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

9 hours ago

When and where severe thunderstorms and wides...

When and where severe thunderstorms and widespread showers are expected to be at their worst.

    MA Weather: Flash Flood Watch As 5 Inches Of Rain Possible
    A flash flood watch has been issued for most of Massachusetts ahead of severe thunderstorms and widespread showers that could see as much as 5 inches of rainfall. The storms will bring with them strong winds and possible power outages, while forecasters also warn of the potential for localized flooding throughout the day into the evening.
    https://patch.com

10 hours ago

Prime Day Items Everyone Is Buying This Year ...

Prime Day Items Everyone Is Buying This Year https://trib.al/ErsxGIA

    Prime Day Items Everyone Is Buying This Year
    Prime Day 2018 got off to a shaky start, but day two of Amazon's 36-hours savings extravaganza is smooth sale-ing and savings for all. There are some great deals on Amazon devices, home goods, kitchen gadgets, outdoor essentials and everything in between, but if you want to take advantage of any of these discounts, you need to act fast.
    https://patch.com

10 hours ago

You're welcome. 💰 (via Patch Deals)

You're welcome. 💰 (via Patch Deals)

    This Prime Day Deal Is Basically Free Money
    There's no shortage of great deals this Prime Day, but there's one offer in particular you'd be crazy to pass up. Right now, Prime members who buy $25 in Amazon gift cards can get a $5 Amazon credit - simple as that. There's a limit of one per account, and terms and conditions do apply.
    https://patch.com

11 hours ago

Growing hotel room demand spurs development across Massachusetts

Growing demand for hotel rooms in Massachusetts is fattening public coffers and spurring new developments across the state.The growth of demand, meanwhile, is outpacing the growth of new hotel rooms, meaning the trend is likely to continue.“The demand is very impressive,” said Jan D. Freitag, senior vice president of STR, a data and analytics firm. “We’re selling more new rooms (faster) than we’re building new rooms. [...]

    Growing hotel room demand spurs development across Massachusetts
    Growing demand for hotel rooms in Massachusetts is fattening public coffers and spurring new developments across the state.The growth of demand, meanwhile, is outpacing the growth of new hotel rooms, meaning the trend is likely to continue."The demand is very impressive," said Jan D. Freitag, senior vice president of STR, a data and analytics firm.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

11 hours ago

Chesna's mother addressed the crowd, telling ...

Chesna's mother addressed the crowd, telling them in her time of tragedy that she's "never been prouder to be from Weymouth."

    1,000+ Attend Vigil For Fallen Weymouth Police Officer Chesna
    WEYMOUTH, MA - With only 24 hours of notice, Weymouth residents and friends came out in numbers over 1,000 strong to honor fallen Police Officer Michael Chesna. Chesna's mother addressed the crowd, telling them in her time of tragedy that she's "never been prouder to be from Weymouth.
    https://patch.com

12 hours ago

Q&A: Rep. Sanchez on Fighting for Healthcare, Chairing a Powerful Committee and More

(https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com/2018/07/17/qa-rep-sanchez-on-fighting-for-healthcare-helping-those-in-need-and-more)

    Q&A: Rep. Sanchez on Fighting for Healthcare, Chairing a Powerful Committee and More
    State Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez recently sat down with Jamaica Plain News to talk about a range of topics -- how his mother inspired him, his proudest moments as a legislator, his Democratic opponent this fall, chairing the House Committee of Ways and Means and more. Rep.
    https://www.jamaicaplainnews.com

12 hours ago

Severe thunderstorms possible today across eastern Mass.

The National Weather Service predicts high temperatures, high humidity and the possibility of damaging thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening.A cold front moving into southern New England is expected to trigger a line of strong and potentially severe thunderstorms, beginning at about 11 a.m. The greatest threat is in northern and western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut. The line is forecast to weaken as it approaches eastern counties.Winds of more than [...]

    Severe thunderstorms possible today across eastern Mass.
    The National Weather Service predicts high temperatures, high humidity and the possibility of damaging thunderstorms Tuesday afternoon and evening. A cold front moving into southern New England is expected to trigger a line of strong and potentially severe thunderstorms, beginning at about 11 a.m. The greatest threat is in northern and western Massachusetts and northern Connecticut.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

13 hours ago

So You Want to Live in Mission Hill

111 Fisher Avenue #1, Boston

1620 Tremont St.

...for hits like “She Works Hard For the Money” and “Last Dance,” grew up at 16 Parker Hill Avenue. When Summer passed away from lung cancer in 2012, the front of her former home...

This article has 2 other Boston locations (Show)

156-158 Terrace Street #407, Boston

...at a discount as compared to multifamily properties. The “Back of the Hill,” around where Parker and Heath Street meet, is generally the more affordable part of Mission Hill. You can get the best...

    So You Want to Live in Mission Hill
    Navigate the market with our trusty neighborhood guide, and spend your weekends grabbing slices from Penguin Pizza. It may only cover less than one square mile, but the neighborhood of Mission Hill certainly packs a punch.What it lacks in area, Mission Hill makes up in character, maintaining a small neighborhood vibe while remaining one of Boston's most diverse areas.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

18 hours ago

20 hours ago

Prime Day Kitchen Deals Too Hot To Miss https...

Prime Day Kitchen Deals Too Hot To Miss https://trib.al/bOWZJXk

    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.
    https://patch.com

21 hours ago

Keith Ablow suggested to Patch he is a victim...

Keith Ablow suggested to Patch he is a victim and notes he had to send the woman "do not trespass" and "do not harass" letters.

    Salem Woman Accuses Ex-Fox Contributor Of Inappropriate Conduct
    SALEM, MA -- Dr. Keith Ablow violated patient boundaries and ethical guidelines when he had physical sexual contact with a patient, according to a lawsuit filed in Newbury District Court by a Salem woman. The suit alleges that the television personality routinely commented on the woman's appearance, sent persistent email and text messages and encouraged sexual conversations during treatment sessions.
    https://patch.com

22 hours ago

US Representative Michael E. Capuano: Despite...

US Representative Michael E. Capuano: Despite a court order, Trump's administration officials can't reunite children because it turns out they can’t do what they said

    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

23 hours 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.
    https://patch.com

24 hours 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.
    https://patch.com

25 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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25 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.
    https://patch.com

26 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.
    https://patch.com

27 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.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

27 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.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

27 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.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

28 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

28 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.
    https://patch.com

29 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.
    https://patch.com

29 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.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

29 hours ago

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

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    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

29 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

30 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.
    https://patch.com

30 hours ago

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

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    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

31 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.
    https://patch.com

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