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Chamber of Commerce Presents Howie Carr

Chamber of Commerce Presents Howie Carr

The best-selling author and newspaper columnist will be at Jordan’s Furniture IMAX Theater on Wednesday.
Rentals Available in Reading

Rentals Available in Reading

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MA Patch Weekly: Remembering 9/11; Longtime Congressman Loses in Primary; Sex Offender Kidnaps Small Child Outside Courthouse

MA Patch Weekly: Remembering 9/11; Longtime Congressman Loses in Primary; Sex Offender Kidnaps Small Child Outside Courthouse

Plus, Boston firefighters battle a major fire and a man is charged with allegedly secretly filming women in a public restroom.

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Chamber of Commerce Presents Howie Carr

Chamber of Commerce Presents Howie Carr

The best-selling author and newspaper columnist will be at Jordan’s Furniture IMAX Theater on Wednesday.
Mass. Animals: Quincy Man Faces Cruelty Charges; New Spay/Neuter Program; Students Study Whales

Mass. Animals: Quincy Man Faces Cruelty Charges; New Spay/Neuter Program; Students Study Whales

This weekly animal column focuses on news involving animal issues in Massachusetts.
Rentals Available in Reading

Rentals Available in Reading

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MA Patch Weekly: Remembering 9/11; Longtime Congressman Loses in Primary; Sex Offender Kidnaps Small Child Outside Courthouse

MA Patch Weekly: Remembering 9/11; Longtime Congressman Loses in Primary; Sex Offender Kidnaps Small Child Outside Courthouse

Plus, Boston firefighters battle a major fire and a man is charged with allegedly secretly filming women in a public restroom.
An Election Night Recap

An Election Night Recap

State House News Service's recap and analysis of the week in state government.
Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Who Are Four of Massachusetts' 'Most Wanted' Criminals?

Here’s the latest list from Mass Most Wanted.
Yelp's Top 10 Chinese Food Spots in Massachusetts

Yelp's Top 10 Chinese Food Spots in Massachusetts

Did your favorite place make the cut?
New Mass. Home on the Market Has 4,000-Bottle Wine Cellar

New Mass. Home on the Market Has 4,000-Bottle Wine Cellar

This Weston mega-mansion is listed for sale at $24 million.
Headed to the Compost Area? Make Sure You Cover Your Load

Headed to the Compost Area? Make Sure You Cover Your Load

The Reading Police Department is strictly enforcing traffic laws.
Rare Glimpse of Northern Lights May be Visible Friday Night

Rare Glimpse of Northern Lights May be Visible Friday Night

The Aurora Borealis may possibly be seen in Massachusetts and parts of southern New England on Friday night, Sept. 12.
Arthur T. Demoulas: Remarkable Turnaround for Market Basket

Arthur T. Demoulas: Remarkable Turnaround for Market Basket

He's now focused on stabilizing the company’s finance and finalizing the purchase.
MA Patch Daily: Remembering 9/11; Stoughton Man Killed in Golf Cart Accident; Boston Firefighters Battle Five-Alarm Fire

MA Patch Daily: Remembering 9/11; Stoughton Man Killed in Golf Cart Accident; Boston Firefighters Battle Five-Alarm Fire

Plus, public health officials raise West Nile Virus risk threat in some Middlesex County communities.
Reading Public Schools Seeking Solution for Insufficient Classroom Space

Reading Public Schools Seeking Solution for Insufficient Classroom Space

Reading Public Schools created the Early Childhood Education Space Needs Working Group to secure more classrooms.
Open Houses in Reading This Weekend

Open Houses in Reading This Weekend

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Longtime Reading Business Settles in at New Location

Longtime Reading Business Settles in at New Location

The Hitching Post held a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday to celebrate the opening of its new store at 2 Haven St.
5 Million Gmail Passwords Leaked Online; Make Sure Yours Isn't Among Them

5 Million Gmail Passwords Leaked Online; Make Sure Yours Isn't Among Them

Although the leak is significant by the volume of passwords released, many of the usernames and passwords are no longer valid.
Public Health Officials Raise West Nile Virus Risk Threat

Public Health Officials Raise West Nile Virus Risk Threat

A second person contracted WNV this year. The state raised the risk level to “Moderate” in nearby communities.
MA Patch Daily: Political Newcomer Beats Long-time Incumbent; A Rant About College Students Goes Viral; NJ Event Hopes to Break Swampscott Shofar Record

MA Patch Daily: Political Newcomer Beats Long-time Incumbent; A Rant About College Students Goes Viral; NJ Event Hopes to Break Swampscott Shofar Record

Plus, Massachusetts is one of the best places to have a baby and a team of students study whale mucus to see how it may determine stress.
Mass. One of 10 Best States to Have a Baby, Report Says

Mass. One of 10 Best States to Have a Baby, Report Says

The Bay State was ranked No. 8 on WalletHub's "Best and Worst States to Have a Baby" survey.
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MassDOT "Infra-Space" Program Receives Redevelopment Ideas

There are eight redevelopment ideas for areas under elevated roadways.