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MA Patch Daily: Hero Dies After Helping Residents Escape Huge Fire, Governor Speaks Out About Police-Involved Shootings, Security Guard Charged With Stealing From Retirement Home

MA Patch Daily: Hero Dies After Helping Residents Escape Huge Fire, Governor Speaks Out About Police-Involved Shootings, Security Guard Charged With Stealing From Retirement Home

Plus, Wellesley puts into place a boil water notice and Brookline Police commended for defusing a potentially "deadly" traffic stop.
How to Post on Beverly Patch

How to Post on Beverly Patch

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MA Patch Daily: Life According to Sam Wins Emmy, Top Chef is Coming to Boston, Slain Journalist Spoke at Framingham School in 2011

MA Patch Daily: Life According to Sam Wins Emmy, Top Chef is Coming to Boston, Slain Journalist Spoke at Framingham School in 2011

Plus, a new bill looks to protect victims of domestic violence and their pets and a local chief addresses the "militarization" of police.
Two Brightest Planets Visible Together in Morning Sky This Week

Two Brightest Planets Visible Together in Morning Sky This Week

Venus and Jupiter will be visible on the east-northeast horizon in the early morning hours for the only time in the next two years.
North Shore Veterans Fair to Highlight Jobs, Benefits on Saturday

North Shore Veterans Fair to Highlight Jobs, Benefits on Saturday

The North Shore Jobs and Benefits Fair on Saturday at Beverly High School will offer a free healthcare check and a job fair plus free food.
Owner Hunts for Missing 'Extremely Friendly' Chihuahua

Owner Hunts for Missing 'Extremely Friendly' Chihuahua

A 5 pound chihuahua without a collar went missing on Saturday in downtown Beverly.
MA Patch Daily: Maserati Turned Into 'Transformers' Police Car, Tainted Beef at Whole Foods, Data Breach at Two Supermarkets

MA Patch Daily: Maserati Turned Into 'Transformers' Police Car, Tainted Beef at Whole Foods, Data Breach at Two Supermarkets

Plus, the man who started the Ice Bucket Challenge gets doused at Fenway and two men were were charged with selling counterfeit items
Bootstraps Looks to Restock Pantry Shelves Saturday

Bootstraps Looks to Restock Pantry Shelves Saturday

Beverly Bootstraps is holding a food drive on Saturday at the food pantry on Cabot Street.
Man Who Started 'Ice Bucket Challenge' Gets Doused in Fenway Outfield

Man Who Started 'Ice Bucket Challenge' Gets Doused in Fenway Outfield

Pete Frates was joined by his family and Red Sox stars in the Fenway Park outfield on Thursday to do the "ice bucket challenge."
MA Patch Daily: Market Basket Workers Reject Orders to Take Down Boycott Signs, Police Raid Leads to Four Arrests, State Seizes Restaurant

MA Patch Daily: Market Basket Workers Reject Orders to Take Down Boycott Signs, Police Raid Leads to Four Arrests, State Seizes Restaurant

Plus, police are looking for a man who was peeking through an apartment window and a Wilmington man was killed in a motorcycle crash.
MA Patch Daily: Serial Bank Robber Sought, Governor Signs Gun Legislation, Hospital Fined for Environmental Violations

MA Patch Daily: Serial Bank Robber Sought, Governor Signs Gun Legislation, Hospital Fined for Environmental Violations

Plus, a repeat drunk driver is arrested after stealing and crashing a car and a drug raid leads to three arrests.
Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

Concord, CA Highlighted in When The Game Stands Tall

When The Game Stands Tall is coming to theaters Aug. 22.
Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

Coming Soon: When The Game Stands Tall in Theaters Aug. 22

When The Game Stands Tall is based on the true story of a California high school football team that won 151 consecutive games.
Body Found on Tracks Cancels, Delays Trains

Body Found on Tracks Cancels, Delays Trains

One MBTA commuter rail train was cancelled and others are expected to be delayed on the North Shore due to busing on Wednesday.
Minor Coastal Flooding Possible for Wednesday's High Tide

Minor Coastal Flooding Possible for Wednesday's High Tide

The combination of a heavy rain storm and an onshore flow could create minor flooding along the coast midday Wednesday.
MA Patch Daily: Remembering Robin Williams' Connection to Boston, Maryland Man Charged With Attempted Murder, New Bylaw Restricts Sex Offenders

MA Patch Daily: Remembering Robin Williams' Connection to Boston, Maryland Man Charged With Attempted Murder, New Bylaw Restricts Sex Offenders

Plus, a man was charged in a Craigslist child sex sting and heavy rain is expected Tuesday night and Wednesday.
Flash Flooding Possible With 'Unusually Strong' Summer Storm

Flash Flooding Possible With 'Unusually Strong' Summer Storm

Beverly should see 1-2 inches of rainfall on Tuesday night into Wednesday from an “unusually strong weather system for August."
Library to Remain Closed Tuesday for Construction

Library to Remain Closed Tuesday for Construction

Shuttle buses will run between the main branch and Beverly Farms branch library and children's programs will happen at the Hardie building.
MA Patch Daily: Ethel Kennedy Wants President to Dump Ice On His Head, A Weird Police Call in Waltham, Robbery Suspect Caught Thanks to Social Media

MA Patch Daily: Ethel Kennedy Wants President to Dump Ice On His Head, A Weird Police Call in Waltham, Robbery Suspect Caught Thanks to Social Media

Plus, an Avon man is still missing after an alleged kidnapping and a North Shore community is mourning the house of a young girl.