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In Boston, protesters and police face-off over proposed ban on masks

Boston City Council is considering a law against “wearing a mask to conceal one’s identity on public property,” resulting in protesters — and their masks — turning out for today’s meeting.

Lawrence teenager arrested in connection with fatal hit-and-run in Methuen

The teenager, who was not identified, was involved in a crash that killed 57-year-old Timothy Lafferty last Monday, police said.

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When they name a street after you while you’re still alive, you must have done something right

Dick Stratton grew up in North Quincy, got a bug to fly, spent six years in prison in Vietnam, and has had a wonderful life. Now there’s a street in Quincy named after him. And he’s still here to enjoy it.

An assessment of Trump’s Syria pullback: a misstep or a credibility calamity?

The American withdrawal from Syria has been widely condemned as a gift to US foes like Iran, Russia, and Syria’s President Bashar al-Assad, all of which seek to fill the power vacuum. Scholars and diplomats say the move hurts America’s ability to make promises in the future.

Pickup truck driver faces 16 more charges in N.H. crash that killed 7 motorcyclists

Authorities have said Zhukovskyy was high on drugs and reaching for a drink when the pickup he was driving with an attached trailer collided with a group of motorcyclists.

Driver in N.H. crash that killed 7 motorcyclists indicted on 23 counts

Volodymyr Zhukovskyy, the driver accused of causing a collision that killed seven motorcyclists in New Hampshire, has been indicted on 23 charges saying he negligently caused the deaths and was under the influence at the time.

Man accused in N.H. wedding shooting allegedly assaulted his lawyer in jail

Dale E. Holloway Jr. allegedly left his court-appointed lawyer with serious head injuries.

Astronaut Jessica Meir’s next dream? To walk on the moon in 2024

Astronaut Jessica Meir, a Caribou, Maine native, said in a live chat aboard the International Space Station Monday afternoon that she’s not satisfied with just walking in space. She wants to walk on the moon.

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What’s happening north of Boston

Looking for a fun outing for little ones in costumes? Beverly Main Streets presents its annual Downtown Trick or Treat event on Thursday, Oct. 24, from 4 to 6 p.m.


A-B grad Leah Cardarelli has transferred her stick skills to UMass Lowell

The Acton-Boxborough graduate played three seasons at Michigan, but yearned to close out her career close to home.


At family-style A3, Italian-American menu is just right

Boston’s suburban dining scene gets better every year, and Kingston took a step in that direction with the opening in 2017 of chef-owner John Cataldi’s A3.


What’s happening west of Boston

6 Bridges Gallery, located at 77 Main St., presents “re-collections,” an exhibition of ceramic sculpture by Mary Morazzi Henderson, now through Saturday, Nov. 16.

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