WOBURN – Middlesex District Attorney Marian Ryan announced today that a Lowell man has been indicted on a charge of murder in connection with the stabbing death of a Lawrence man.
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BURLINGTON — Police Chief Michael R. Kent announces that the Burlington Police Department on Sunday successfully brought a patient out of an unresponsive state through the administration of Narcan for the first time since the department began carrying the drug in June.
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The Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH) conducted a survey to determine what the most popular myths about hurricanes are among Americans. One misconception is that the need to evacuate is determined by wind strength of the hurricane (hurricane category). In fact, evacuation zones for hurricanes are defined by the threat of Continue reading

Will serve as a Foundation Partner helping to develop global standards for city indicators

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Statement from Interim Superintendent John McDonough

The school bus drivers’ union gave us assurances for several days, including early this morning, that they would provide full service to all students today. This is despite the fact that it did not permit drivers to bid last week to prepare in advance for routes that began this morning.

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Two Men Broke into Mobil Station on South Street at 2 a.m. on August 21
STONEHAM — Police Chief James McIntyre and the Stoneham Police Department are seeking to identify two men seen in video surveillance footage breaking into and stealing items from the Mobil gas station located at 2 South St. in Stoneham.
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The Malden Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first “Multi Chamber Fall Networking Event” on Tuesday, September 9th from 5:30 to 7:30 pm at Atria Maplewood Place in Malden. The Malden Chamber has partnered with Continue reading

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On Saturday, August 23, 2014 at 7:50 AM Mayor Gary Christenson will appear as the featured guest on WBZ TV Centro. Centro, a show which airs on Saturday mornings at 7:50 AM on WBZ Channel 4 is hosted and produced by Yadires Nova-Salcedo and is geared Continue reading

On Friday August 22, and Tuesday August 26, incoming Tufts freshman will be working with the Medford Office of Energy and Environment and the Mystic Continue reading

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‘Multilingualism: The Best Gift’ will be presented Wednesday, September 10, at 7 p.m. Maria Luisa Parra, Ph. D., will speak on the benefits of raising children to be multilingual and the best practices for supporting family languages and cultures. Dr. Parra is a Harvard faculty member and founder of the Multilingual Family Resource Center in Cambridge.
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Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s Movie Nights, part of the Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s ParkARTS program, continue with four more screenings in September.
All shows begin at dusk and are sponsored by the Massachusetts Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Nutrition Program with media support by the Boston Herald, JAM’N 94.5, Kiss 108, and presented in partnership with the Mayor’s Office of Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment. Free popcorn will be provided by AMC Loews Theatres. Enjoy additional family-friendly activities before the showings at the Frog Pond.
Bring your blankets and chairs and make yourself comfortable as you enjoy these family favorites in the outdoors. Dates, locations, and movies are as follows:
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August 22, 2014

Since the beginning of August, the Wayland Police Department had received complaints of 49 motor vehicle burglaries from residents. These burglaries occurred in the early morning hours on various nights, in multiple neighborhoods. In all cases, unlocked vehicles were targeted, and cash, change, wallets, purses, credit cards and sunglasses were stolen.
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