1 hour ago

"I've been here eight years and this is the f...

"I've been here eight years and this is the first time I ran into this. I mean, we'll pull the cover off and we'll see a few wolf spiders, but nothing like this." (via Homer Glen-Lockport Patch)

    Homer Glen Man Finds 'Thousands' Of Tadpoles In His Pool
    HOMER GLEN, IL - One Homer Glen resident got quite the surprise when he checked his pool recently. Mike Czopkiewicz called the Forest Preserve District of Will County earlier this week and told them he had "thousands" of tadpoles in his pool.
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2 hours ago

Before we get to some good weather, check out...

Before we get to some good weather, check out the timeline of today's incoming rains.

    MA Weather Forecast: Rain Today, Then Lots Of Shine
    Some light rain with the potential to intensify and bring some thunder is expected throughout the state. No weather watches or warnings have been issued as of 10 a.m. Tuesday. The rain will come in from the west around 11 a.m. and get to the coast by the early afternoon.
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2 hours ago

Authorities said Gregory Ostiguy beat his dog...

Authorities said Gregory Ostiguy beat his dog with a baseball bat after it ate his Whopper sandwich in Dartmouth.

    MA Man Beat Dog With Baseball Bat After It Ate His Whopper: DA
    NEW BEDFORD, MA - A New Bedford man who police said beat his dog with a baseball bat did so after the animal ate his Whopper, according to prosecutors. Gregory Ostiguy, 50, was charged with cruelty to animals. The dog survived the attack, police said. The alleged attack happened in Dartmouth in Bristol County.
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3 hours ago

Brookline Patch updated their cover photo.

    Brookline Patch
    Brookline Patch updated their cover photo.
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3 hours ago

Brookline Patch added 18 new photos.

Have you been, yet? Which is your favorite?

    Brookline Patch
    Have you been, yet? Which is your favorite?
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3 hours ago

Will legal marijuana put an end to Massachusetts’ black market?

Retail shops that start legally selling cannabis products this summer in Massachusetts will likely find themselves going head-to-head with a formidable and long-established competitor -- the black market.Advocates of adult-use marijuana, known also as recreational marijuana, have long argued legalization could help eradicate the illicit trade. But how quickly -- and, if at all -- that happens is still being debated and measured throughout the country. In Massachusetts, the question [...]

    Will legal marijuana put an end to Massachusetts' black market?
    Retail shops that start legally selling cannabis products this summer in Massachusetts will likely find themselves going head-to-head with a formidable and long-established competitor -- the black market.Advocates of adult-use marijuana, known also as recreational marijuana, have long argued legalization could help eradicate the illicit trade.
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3 hours ago

Friends of the Stoughton High students who di...

Friends of the Stoughton High students who died in a crash helped organize a "cathartic" memorial service last night.

    Stoughton Teens Play Big Role In Organizing Memorial Service
    STOUGHTON, MA - Friends from Stoughton High School helped organize a memorial service at St. James Church for the four teens who died in an East Bridgewater car crash. The service was closed to the media. St. James Pastor Joseph Mazzone addressed the press after the service for Chris Desir, Eric Sarblah, Nick Joyce, and David Bell ended.
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3 hours ago

It has been a heartbreaking month for the fam...

It has been a heartbreaking month for the families of Nick and Christopher Joyce.

    Stoughton Crash Victim Is Cousin Of Jamaica Plain Murder Victim
    STOUGHTON, MA - While all of Stoughton is mourning the loss of four high school students, one family has already suffered a tremendous loss this month. Nick Joyce, who died in Saturday's car crash in East Bridgewater, is the cousin of Christopher Joyce, who was gunned down in Jamaica Plain days before he was supposed to graduate from Salem State University.
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13 hours ago

A high school and middle school in Bristol Co...

A high school and middle school in Bristol County will not open Tuesday after the note was found Monday.

    2 MA Schools Closed Due To Threatening Note
    TAUNTON, MA - Two schools in Taunton are closed Tuesday after a faculty member at the high school found a "threatening note" inside, police said. Taunton High and Parker Middle School will be closed. Police are investigating the note and will update the media Tuesday morning at 10.
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14 hours ago

The 25-year-old, who said he was an ISIS supp...

The 25-year-old, who said he was an ISIS supporter, planned to bomb a college cafeteria.

    Son of Boston Police Captain Pleads Guilty To Terrorism Charges
    BOSTON, MA- The son of a Boston Police captain pleaded guilty today in federal court in Springfield in connection with a plot to engage in terrorist activity inspired by, and in the name of, ISIS.
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14 hours ago

Six cases where Salem Superior Court Judge Ti...

Six cases where Salem Superior Court Judge Timothy Feeley was seen as being soft on crime.

    The Controversial Decisions Of Salem Judge Timothy Feeley
    SALEM, MA -- When Salem Superior Court Judge Timothy Feeley disregarded a prosecutor's recommendation for jail time and set a convicted drug dealer free last week, it set off a firestorm of outrage. A group of Republican lawmakers filed legislation to have him removed from the bench.
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17 hours ago

Check out the first in our series on those no...

Check out the first in our series on those not-so-everday people at Boston Common. And in this case, dogs.

    Common Folk: Berklee's Marcela (And Ruffles) Find Their Rhythm
    BOSTON, MA - At the corner of Park and Tremont streets Monday morning, just having walked from the Boston Common, Marcela Bastida is looking for a new breakfast spot. She decided because she had the time, she'd take the T from her off-campus apartment near Berklee College of Music and head downtown.
    https://patch.com

18 hours ago

All funds raised will go towards offsetting t...

All funds raised will go towards offsetting the cost of funerals and anything else will go toward a scholarship in memory of the Stoughton High students killed in Saturday's crash.

    GoFundMe Created To Help Families Of Teens Killed In Crash
    STOUGHTON, MA - Area residents are coming to the need of the families of four Stoughton High School students who lost their lives Saturday. The GoFundMe campaign known as "Support Stoughton Families!" has a goal of $40,000 and has raised nearly $3,000 as of Monday night.
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19 hours ago

Studios Without Walls returns to the Muddy River with a splash of color and whimsy

As spring returns to the Muddy River so does Studios Without Walls. The annual open-air exhibit features 14 sculptures, which dot Riverway Park with color, whimsy and fantastical imagination.Brookline resident Bette Ann Libby founded the Studios Without Walls in 1997 out of a desire to bring artists together and to gain a wider audience for local art.Each year a selection of new and returning artists create outdoor sculptures for a designated theme. For this year’s theme, [...]

    Studios Without Walls returns to the Muddy River with a splash of color and whimsy
    As spring returns to the Muddy River so does Studios Without Walls. The annual open-air exhibit features 14 sculptures, which dot Riverway Park with color, whimsy and fantastical imagination.Brookline resident Bette Ann Libby founded the Studios Without Walls in 1997 out of a desire to bring artists together and to gain a wider audience for local art.Each year a selection of new and returning artists create outdoor sculptures for a designated theme.
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19 hours ago

Heading to Boston Calling this weekend? Here ...

Heading to Boston Calling this weekend? Here is the lineup, and some other stuff to know.

    Boston Calling 2018: Set Times, Who's Playing, And More
    BOSTON, MA - With Memorial Day weekend ahead, Boston can look forward to the area's biggest music festival of the year. The 2018 edition of the Boston Calling Music Festival is set to rock the Harvard University Athletics Complex. Unlike past years, the first band performs at 2:35 p.m.
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20 hours ago

Massachusetts teachers join national demand for better resources

If you've noticed a pattern of your local teachers wearing red these days, it's no coincidence.Massachusetts teachers throughout the state are wearing the color in solidarity, as fellow educators go on strike across the country, demanding higher wages and better funding for classrooms. On May 15, tens of thousands of North Carolina teachers called out of work, forcing school districts to close class for more than 1 million students.Similar events have happened in Arizona, [...]

    Massachusetts teachers join national demand for better resources
    If you've noticed a pattern of your local teachers wearing red these days, it's no coincidence.Massachusetts teachers throughout the state are wearing the color in solidarity, as fellow educators go on strike across the country, demanding higher wages and better funding for classrooms. On May 15, tens of thousands of North Carolina teachers called out of work, forcing school districts to close class for more than 1 million students.Similar events have happened in Arizona, Oklahoma
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21 hours ago

A team of rescuers saved a group of stranded ...

A team of rescuers saved a group of stranded dolphins in Dennis at Chapin Memorial Beach!

    7 Stranded Dolphins Rescued On Cape Cod
    DENNIS, MA - A group of stranded dolphins were rescued on Cape Cod Sunday. The rescue happened at Chapin Memorial Beach in Dennis and involved seven Atlantic white-sided dolphins, according to the International Fund for Animal Welfare. Volunteers with Americorps Cape Cod and the National Marine Life Center participated in the rescue.
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21 hours ago

Around Brookline

UpcomingThursday May 24BrooklineCAN Presents: Bulletin from the Front Lines: Updating the New Old Age: 6-7:45 p.m., Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester St., Brookline. Free. To register: 617-730-2770. New York Times reporter and blogger Paula Span will give the Helen Kass Memorial Lecture, addressing topics such as purposeful living in old age, aging in the community, today’s vibrant elders and end-of-life care and decision-making. [...]

    Around Brookline
    UpcomingThursday May 24BrooklineCAN Presents: Bulletin from the Front Lines: Updating the New Old Age: 6-7:45 p.m., Brookline Senior Center, 93 Winchester St., Brookline. Free. To register: 617-730-2770.
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21 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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21 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.May spotlighted volunteer opportunities: This month’s spotlighted opportunities include: Coffee Duty – 8-9 a.m. Fridays; Information Desk – 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., June through October and backup for other days; Food Commodity program on third Wednesdays of each month – Russian [...]

    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.May spotlighted volunteer opportunities: This month's spotlighted opportunities include: Coffee Duty - 8-9 a.m. Fridays; Information Desk - 11 a.m.
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22 hours ago

Is this prom ticket racist? (via Cherry Hill ...

Is this prom ticket racist? (via Cherry Hill Patch)

    'Party Like It's 1776' Prom Ticket Prompts Principal Apology
    CHERRY HILL, NJ - Cherry Hill High School East may have been trying to channel Prince when making up the tickets for this year's prom, but its principal instead found himself apologizing for what some perceived to be an insensitive racial remark.
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23 hours ago

AAA: Rising gas prices not slowing Memorial Day weekend travel

Close to 42 million expected to hit the road for the holiday.

    AAA: Rising gas prices not slowing Memorial Day weekend travel
    Close to 42 million expected to hit the road for the holiday. As Memorial Day approaches, and despite rising gas prices, nearly 42 million Americans will be traveling U.S. roadways this holiday weekend, a 5 percent increase over last year and the most since 2005.
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23 hours ago

Markey says reinstate oil export ban to address rising gas prices

After exporting more crude oil per day than ever before last week, U.S. Sen. Edward Markey on Monday called on Congress to reinstate the ban on exporting American crude oil, pointing to the outbound fuel as a reason gas prices are rising.AAA reported Monday that the average price of a gallon of gas in Massachusetts climbed six cents to $2.87 this week, 59 cents more expensive than a year ago. Nationally, with an average of $2.93 per gallon, motorists can expect to pay more this [...]

    Markey says reinstate oil export ban to address rising gas prices
    After exporting more crude oil per day than ever before last week, U.S. Sen. Edward Markey on Monday called on Congress to reinstate the ban on exporting American crude oil, pointing to the outbound fuel as a reason gas prices are rising.
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23 hours ago

Agree or disagree? Send us a photo to PatchyP...

Agree or disagree? Send us a photo to PatchyPhotos@gmail.com showing an area you think is the most beautiful in Massachusetts.

    This Is The Most Beautiful Place In Massachusetts
    AQUINNAH, MA - Spring and summer are times for appreciating the Bay State's natural, historic beauty. The bad news for most Massachusetts residents: You can't drive to the most beautiful spot in the state. This month, Conde Nast Traveler named the most beautiful place in every U.S. state.
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24 hours ago

Temple Emeth to honor Newton resident, celebrate Israel Bonds

Newton physicians David Diamond and Sarita Brouwer, members of Temple Emeth in Chestnut Hill, will be honored as the Temple celebrates Israel Bonds on June 11. The event, which begins at 7 p.m. at the Temple, 194 Grove St., Chestnut Hill, marks the 70th anniversary of Israel Bonds.The honorees have a connection to Jewish education, the state of Israel and Temple Emeth, which Brouwer served as vice president. Diamond is urologist-in-chief and professor of surgery at Harvard Medical [...]

    Temple Emeth to honor Newton resident, celebrate Israel Bonds
    Newton physicians David Diamond and Sarita Brouwer, members of Temple Emeth in Chestnut Hill, will be honored as the Temple celebrates Israel Bonds on June 11. The event, which begins at 7 p.m.
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24 hours ago

Drive-by Pies opens in Brookline

Seconds after Fran Kolenik closed the door to her West Roxbury bakery, she knew she had to reopen elsewhere.As she locked up for the final time, a toddler arrived with her mother and infant sibling. Kolenik told the trio that West Roxbury’s BakerBaker had permanently closed up shop.It was the corresponding interaction that drove Kolenik to reopen and continue her passion for pie.Upon hearing the news, the young girl threw herself to the ground. She was screaming, [...]

    Drive-by Pies opens in Brookline
    Seconds after Fran Kolenik closed the door to her West Roxbury bakery, she knew she had to reopen elsewhere.As she locked up for the final time, a toddler arrived with her mother and infant sibling.
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24 hours ago

Minor injuries have been reported, and the ri...

Minor injuries have been reported, and the right lane is closed in Beverly.

    128 Crash Involves School Bus, Dump Truck
    BEVERLY, MA - A crash involving a dump truck and a school bus is causing heavy delays on Route 128 North. State Police said there are possible minor injuries. The right lane is closed as both vehicles get towed.
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25 hours ago

STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP -- Wanna bet what sports gambling will look like?

A recap and analysis of the week in state government.In the wake of the May 14 court decision on sports betting, the only thing we can say for sure, ironically, is that all bets are off. For now.Will Massachusetts join the roster of states that will legalize betting on sports after a Supreme Court ruling that it's OK to do so? What form will that industry take here? Will the state Lottery get a piece of the action, and how will it interact with private betting [...]

    STATE HOUSE ROUNDUP -- Wanna bet what sports gambling will look like?
    A recap and analysis of the week in state government.In the wake of the May 14 court decision on sports betting, the only thing we can say for sure, ironically, is that all bets are off. For now.Will Massachusetts join the roster of states that will legalize betting on sports after a Supreme Court ruling that it's OK to do so?
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25 hours ago

Ever get the feeling you're being followed? T...

Ever get the feeling you're being followed? This man did. And, it turned out to be a real pig. (via Avon-Avon Lake Patch)

    No Really, This Guy Was Being Followed By A Pig
    NORTH RIDGEVILLE, OH - Strangest thing: A man calls police at 5:30 a.m. Saturday and tells them, "I'm being followed by a pig and I don't know what to do." At that time of day, the North Ridgeville Police just figured the caller was walking home from what was likely a bar and most likely drunk.
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27 hours ago

Salem Superior Court Judge Timothy Feeley​ ha...

Salem Superior Court Judge Timothy Feeley​ has developed a reputation for being easy on convicted criminals.

    Lawmakers Push To Impeach Salem Judge
    SALEM, MA - A group of Republican lawmakers is calling for the impeachment of Salem Superior Court Judge Timothy Feeley. Feeley, who was appointed by former Gov. Deval Patrick, made headlines this week when he ignored a prosecutor's request to impose a jail sentence for a convicted drug dealer.
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28 hours ago

"...It's going to take a while to grieve my f...

"...It's going to take a while to grieve my friends. They were close to me." A community mourned the loss of four teenagers at a service Sunday night.

    Friends, Family Mourn Stoughton High Victims
    AVON, MA - Teary eyes filled the auditorium at Grace Church while family, classmates, and friends mourned the loss of four Stoughton High School students who died yesterday in an East Bridgewater car crash. Grace Church held the service for Christopher Desir, Eric Sarblah, Nick Joyce, and David Bell.
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40 hours ago

No kinks, no tangles, no problems.

No kinks, no tangles, no problems.

    Meet The Hassle-Free Garden Hose Everyone's Obsessed With
    You probably already have a garden hose. Chances are, it's cumbersome, tangles easily and is a pain to roll back up. But, folks, there's a better option: It's easy to handle, it never kinks, and it's a true game changer for gardeners and and outdoor enthusiasts everywhere...
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42 hours ago

Just because you graduated doesn't mean you s...

Just because you graduated doesn't mean you should skip town.

    The Best Affordable College Towns For Recent Grads
    It's the classic collegiate circle of life. You prep, you study, and then you just flat-out pray you'll get into the school of your choice. Then once you're there, you reach an inflection point, somewhere between your first game of beer pong and your final midterms, when you start counting the days until you can escape -to the place where you'll start that whole adulting thing for real.
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43 hours ago

A small plane with four people aboard crashed...

A small plane with four people aboard crashed into a fence.

    Plane Overshoots Runway At Marlboro Airport
    MARLBORO, MA - A small airplane with four people on board overshot the runway and went through a fence at Marlboro Airport, though no one was injured. A DA40 aircraft was attempting to land on Runway 14 around 1:30 p.m. But the landing didn't go as planned and the plane ended up with its nose through a metal fence.
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46 hours ago

The property listing says to "use your imagin...

The property listing says to "use your imagination" with this home... (via Menlo Park-Atherton Patch)

    A Shack For $1 Million? Silicon Valley 'Fixer Upper' Hits Market
    MENLO PARK, CA - There are very few places in the the nation where someone would list a 1950s home that is in need of serious TLC for nearly $1 million. Silicon Valley is one of those places. Check out this property that was just listed for $999,000 in Menlo Park, near the headquarters of Facebook.
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2 days ago

This parrot can help you figure out how to us...

This parrot can help you figure out how to use your Amazon Alexa digital assistant. (via Orlando Patch)

    Smart Parrot Uses Amazon Alexa To Turn Lights On And Off: Watch
    ORLANDO, FL - Congo African grey parrots are freaky smart, but Petra, a bird in Florida is tech savvy as well. Petra uses Amazon's Alexa to to turn lights on and off and ask about current weather conditions, and it just never stops, the bird's owner says.
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2 days ago

The five teens involved in Saturday's crash w...

The five teens involved in Saturday's crash were Stoughton High students. Four of them were killed.

    Stoughton Students Killed In Horrific Crash
    STOUGHTON, MA - The five teens in Saturday's fatal crash in East Bridgewater were Stoughton High School students, school officials confirmed Sunday morning. Four of the students died Saturday, while the other was seriously injured. "We extend our deepest sympathies to the families of these students," Principal Juliette Miller said in a statement.
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2 days ago

How did we not know about this sooner?!

How did we not know about this sooner?!

    Meet The New Online Market Everyone Is Obsessed With
    We all want to stock our homes with healthy, natural products, but finding these products isn't always the easiest thing to do, and oftentimes you end up paying more than you should on overpriced items. That's why we're so glad we discovered Thrive Market.
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2 days ago

The homeless man allegedly told two black emp...

The homeless man allegedly told two black employees to "go back to Africa," said Natick police.

    'Go Back To Africa': Man With White Supremacist Tattoos Charged
    NATICK, MA-A homeless Framingham man is facing charges after causing a disturbance in a Natick store, allegedly telling two black employees to "go back to Africa," said Natick police. John Garner, 23, homeless, Framingham, was arrested during the week of May 13 and charged following a disturbance at the Natick Mall.
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2 days ago

We'll take the yoga mat flip-flops, please! (...

We'll take the yoga mat flip-flops, please! (via Patch Deals)

    Treat Your Feet To The Comfiest Sandals Ever
    Sandals should be functional and fashionable, but most importantly, they should be comfortable. Some flip-flops are too flimsy, and other sandals leave painful blisters behind. But finally, we've found a brand that makes stylish, supportive shoes for the whole family: Sanuk! Sanuk sandals are a far cry from those squeaky summer flip-flops you probably wore as a kid.
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2 days ago

Terrible news coming out of East Bridgewater ...

Terrible news coming out of East Bridgewater this evening.

    4 Teens Die In East Bridgewater Crash: Reports
    EAST BRIDGEWATER, MA - Four teenage males are dead in a car crash in East Bridgewater, according to reports. One person is reportedly injured. Channel 7 said police believe the car hit a tree. The crash took place at Laurel and West Street. Patch will update this story Subscribe
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2 days ago

Tonight's Red Sox game against the Orioles is...

Tonight's Red Sox game against the Orioles is still on despite rain:

    Red Sox-Orioles Game Still On Despite Rain
    BOSTON, MA - Play ball. The Boston Red Sox-Baltimore Orioles game at Fenway Park tonight is still on despite a soaking rain moving through the area. Game time is 7:10 p.m. The rain is expected to continue on and off through about 9 p.m. This story will be updated.
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2 days ago

You're invited: Get Your Yard Ready For Summe...

You're invited: Get Your Yard Ready For Summer: A Checklist https://trib.al/OlVaLjG

    Get Your Yard Ready For Summer: A Checklist
    Cookout season is officially upon us, and if you want your neighbors to be as impressed with your yard as they are with your grilling skills, you'll need to get your yard in tip-top shape first. And it's not just the lawn that needs maintaining; there are shrubs, trees, sprinklers and more that require proper upkeep, too.
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2 days ago

These renovations will give you the most bang...

These renovations will give you the most bang for your buck in the long run.

    Top 5 Home Additions That Actually Pay Off
    Adding on to your home is an exciting prospect, but it can also be expensive. It's best to add on to your house when you're planning to stay there for several years, and not simply for the sake of trying to increase resale value.
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2 days ago

Boston firefighter accused of raping child di...

Boston firefighter accused of raping child died yesterday after being found in "medical distress" in jail:

    Boston Firefighter Accused Of Child Rape Dies: Report
    BOSTON, MA - A Boston firefighter charged last week with raping a child has reportedly died. Samuel Rosado, 38, of West Roxbury, was arrested May 11 and charged with abusing the child for "years," prosecutors said. On Wednesday, Rosado was found in "medical distress" in his cell at the Suffolk County Jail.
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3 days ago

Rainout for all of Massachusetts today; lates...

Rainout for all of Massachusetts today; latest hourly forecast:

    Massachusetts Hourly Rain Forecast
    MASSACHUSETTS - If you have any outdoor afternoon plans Saturday afternoon you may want to think about canceling them. A soaking rain will move through Massachusetts starting at about 1 p.m. and continuing through Sunday morning. Temperatures will drop to about 50 degrees - unseasonably cold for this time of year.
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3 days ago

Massachusetts man arrested yesterday after be...

Massachusetts man arrested yesterday after beating his dog with a baseball bat, police said:

    Massachusetts Man Beat Dog With Baseball Bat: Police
    DARTMOUTH, MA - A New Bedford man was arrested Friday after police said he beat his dog with a baseball bat. Gregory Ostiguy, 50, was charged with cruelty to animals. The dog survived the attack, police said. The alleged attack happened in Dartmouth in Bristol County.
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3 days ago

Find a farmers market near you

Here's a sample of the some of the farmers markets in the area.

    Find a farmers market near you
    Here's a sample of the some of the farmers markets in the area. Sunday Acton-Boxborough - 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Pearl Street, West Acton, June 10-Oct. 21. Information: http://www.abfarmersmarket.org/ Cambridge - Charles Square Hotel Farmers Market (courtyard, 1 Bennett St.), 10 a.m.-3 p.m., May 27 to Nov. 18.
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3 days ago

Brookline officials tackle Ninth School phase one final report

The Brookline Select Board and School Committee are inching towards indentifying a preferred site--or sites--for the future ninth school. The Select Board and School Committee held a joint meeting Thursday night with the Advisory Committee Ad Hoc Subcommittee for a presentation on the results of the phase 1 site studies.Months of research and site analysis produced the 1 1/2-hour presentation on the over 10 options under consideration. For phase 1, HMFH Architects looked at a mix of [...]

    Brookline officials tackle Ninth School phase one final report
    The Brookline Select Board and School Committee are inching towards indentifying a preferred site--or sites--for the future ninth school. The Select Board and School Committee held a joint meeting Thursday night with the Advisory Committee Ad Hoc Subcommittee for a presentation on the results of the phase 1 site studies.Months of research and site analysis produced the 1 1/2-hour presentation on the over 10 options under consideration.
    http://brookline.wickedlocal.com

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