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BJ's Wholesale Club Joins EPA's Food Recovery Challenge

BJ's Wholesale Club Joins EPA's Food Recovery Challenge

The company is the first wholesale club to commit nationwide to EPA’s Food Recovery Challenge.
MA Patch Daily: Dalai Lama Coming to Boston, Man Gored by Bull, Malden Man Charged in Quadruple Shooting

MA Patch Daily: Dalai Lama Coming to Boston, Man Gored by Bull, Malden Man Charged in Quadruple Shooting

Plus, an Allston man was charged in a fatal car crash and Dine Out Boston is here.
After Flying Ax Scare, State Police Cite Nearly 100 Drivers for Unsecured Cargo

After Flying Ax Scare, State Police Cite Nearly 100 Drivers for Unsecured Cargo

Police cracked down after an incident last month where an unsecured ax flew through the windshield of a trailing car.
Go Out for Suppah This Week: Dine Out Boston is Here

Go Out for Suppah This Week: Dine Out Boston is Here

Restaurant specials are on the menu for Beantown from Aug. 17-22 and Aug. 24-29.
New National Game Show Seeks Contestants in Boston Area

New National Game Show Seeks Contestants in Boston Area

A game show that will begin to be syndicated nationally will be coming to the Boston area next weekend looking for contestants.
Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

Pumpkin Spice Latte to Make Early Debut, Starbucks Announces

The popular fall-flavored drink will be returning Aug. 25, nearly a month before the official start of autumn.
MA Patch Weekly: Remembering Robin Williams' Connection to Boston, Maserati Turned Into 'Transformers' Police Car, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

MA Patch Weekly: Remembering Robin Williams' Connection to Boston, Maserati Turned Into 'Transformers' Police Car, ALS Ice Bucket Challenge

Plus, a group sues Boston to stop installing sidewalk ramps and a new local bylaw restricts sex offenders.
Summer Harvest on Beacon Hill

Summer Harvest on Beacon Hill

The weekly roundup from State House News Service.
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.
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.
MassDOT Selects #DOTspeak Safety Message Winners

MassDOT Selects #DOTspeak Safety Message Winners

Residents used social media platforms to submit creative safety slogan ideas.
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.
Governor Patrick Signs Gun Safety Legislation

Governor Patrick Signs Gun Safety Legislation

The new bill is part of the goal to create safer communities throughout the state.
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.
Norton Man Arrested in Craigslist Child Sex Sting

Norton Man Arrested in Craigslist Child Sex Sting

Carlo Deminico, 65, of 68 Plain St., was charged with child enticement.
Gas Prices Continue Dropping

Gas Prices Continue Dropping

The price for regular, self-serve unleaded gasoline dropped by 6 cents per gallon this week.
Heavy Rain Expected Tuesday Night, Wednesday

Heavy Rain Expected Tuesday Night, Wednesday

The area should see 1-2 inches of rainfall from an “unusually strong weather system for August,” according to the National Weather Service.
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.
Newly Renovated Home in Chatham!

Newly Renovated Home in Chatham!

Newly Renovated Home in Chatham