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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.
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?
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.
Open Houses in Watertown This Weekend

Open Houses in Watertown This Weekend

Search open houses on Zillow.
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.
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Although the leak is significant by the volume of passwords released, many of the usernames and passwords are no longer valid.
New Homes for Sale in Watertown

New Homes for Sale in Watertown

Here is a list of the latest homes for sale from Zillow.
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.
Scavenger Hunt Offers Patriots Tickets to Fans

Scavenger Hunt Offers Patriots Tickets to Fans

Kayem and former Patriot Joe Andruzzi are at the forefront of the Friday, Sept. 12 contest.
Deborah B. Goldberg of Brookline wins Democratic Primary for State Treasurer

Deborah B. Goldberg of Brookline wins Democratic Primary for State Treasurer

Deborah B. Goldberg, former Brookline selectwoman, will take on the Republican Michael J. Heffernan in November
Coakley, Baker Win State Primary; Will Face Off for Gov. in November

Coakley, Baker Win State Primary; Will Face Off for Gov. in November

Democratic candidate Steven Grossman conceded to Coakley Tuesday night.
Results: Healey Wins Democratic Nomination for Attorney General

Results: Healey Wins Democratic Nomination for Attorney General

With 64 percent of precincts reporting, Maura Healey had 62 percent of the vote to Warren Tolman’s 38 percent.
RESULTS: Middlesex District Attorney, Democratic Primary

RESULTS: Middlesex District Attorney, Democratic Primary

Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan squared off against challenger Michael Sullivan in the Democratic Primary Tuesday, Sept. 9.
MA Patch Daily: State Investigating Death of 6-Year-Old; Police Release Name of Man Killed in Accident at Mansfield Fish and Game; State Announces Grant Money to Fight Climate Change

MA Patch Daily: State Investigating Death of 6-Year-Old; Police Release Name of Man Killed in Accident at Mansfield Fish and Game; State Announces Grant Money to Fight Climate Change

Plus, a driver crashed into a Marshalls in Bedford and the Mass. Gaming Commission is holding casino talks this week.
MA Patch Daily: Mass. Doc With Ebola Shows Improvement; Woman Struck by Lightning Dies; Father Kills Himself When Police Go to Question Him About Child's Death

MA Patch Daily: Mass. Doc With Ebola Shows Improvement; Woman Struck by Lightning Dies; Father Kills Himself When Police Go to Question Him About Child's Death

Plus, a drunk man allegedly assaults children in a playground and another man is charged for drunk driving for fifth time.
Mass. Animals: Vet Faces Cruelty Charges; Boxer Bash, Veggie Events Planned; Gov. Visits NEADS

Mass. Animals: Vet Faces Cruelty Charges; Boxer Bash, Veggie Events Planned; Gov. Visits NEADS

This weekly animal column focuses on issues surrounding animal welfare in Massachusetts.
After Cool, Dry Finish, Summer Ends with Wettest July 4th Ever

After Cool, Dry Finish, Summer Ends with Wettest July 4th Ever

Meteorological summer has ended, with rain far below average and temperatures on par with historical averages.