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Hundreds fill Boston church for Transgender Day of Remembrance

Hope and sadness filled the atmosphere as a crowd of about 300 people filled the Cathedral Church of St. Paul on Sunday evening for a Transgender Day of Remembrance event. 3 hours ago

For Marshfield voters, a time to pay more?

Voters are deciding whether to approve a tax hike that would allow the town to borrow about $41 million toward building a new police station and public works facility, adding on to the senior center, and repairing some sea walls in the South Shore town. 3 hours ago

Auditing company investigating RMV is keeping records private

Grant Thornton LLP, which has already been paid nearly $2 million by the state, argued the documents are confidential under its agreement with Massachusetts.

Franklin natives are first sisters to become US Army generals

Major General Maria Barrett and Brigadier General Paula Lodi said the lessons they learned growing up helped them reach this unprecedented position.

Maine man charged with causing double-fatal crash

A married couple, 48-year-old Derek Trudeau and 40-year-old Stephanie Trudeau, of Litchfield, were killed as they were travelling to pick up their 9-year-old child.

Police release name of 22-year-old Mass. woman killed in R.I. crash

Police have released the identity of a female passenger who was killed in a crash that resulted in drunken driving charges for the driver.

Man convicted in death of State Police trooper faces sentencing on Thursday

David Njuguna, who was convicted last Tuesday of involuntary manslaughter in the March 2016 death of Trooper Thomas Clardy, is scheduled to be sentenced Thursday.

Massachusetts Senate to debate ban on flavored tobacco

The Massachusetts Senate is poised to debate a bill that would ban the sale of all flavored tobacco products while also imposing a new 75 percent excise tax on nicotine vaping products.

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What’s happening south of Boston

The women’s chorus Persephone’s Daughters will perform its fall concert in Plymouth.

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What’s happening north of Boston

The UMass Lowell Innovation Hub will host the panel discussion “Crowdfunding, Investing, or Both?” for entrepreneurs on Wednesday, Nov. 20.

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What’s happening west of Boston

The Ayer Shirley High School Drama Club presents the Noel Coward comedy “Blithe Spirit” on Friday, Nov. 22, at 7 p.m., and on Saturday, Nov. 23, at 2 and 7 p.m.

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Cherishing a family photo, with all its flaws

Vanity. It used to be a sin. Now it’s an app that measures how attractive a face is.


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