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Police arrest N.H. man for allegedly killing his grandmother

Authorities were investigating a suspicious death in Sandown, N.H. on Wednesday morning.

Lawrence mayor urges judge to reject gas explosion settlement, saying lawyers would receive too large a share

Lawrence Mayor Daniel Rivera wants a judge to reject the proposed $143 million settlement of a class action lawsuit filed against Columbia Gas, arguing that lawyers are taking too large a share of the money destined for victims of the 2018 natural gas explosions that rocked the Merrimack Valley.

Marion woman charged with animal cruelty, house condemned, after dozens of animals found living in squalor

Lauren Fisher, 65, is expected to be arraigned Thursday on charges of animal cruelty, interfering with a police officer and resisting arrest, Marion police said.

House bill threatens Springfield railcar plant

Legislation passed by federal lawmakers on Wednesday raised serious questions about the future viability of a massive subway-car manufacturing facility in Springfield that is producing new Red Line and Orange Line cars.


Lottery results from Wednesday drawings

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These truths are not self-evident

Truth has kicked the bucket. Facts have shuffled off this mortal coil. Reality has met its maker.

Facing deadline, City Council makes moves on immigration, wetlands, taxes

Talk about getting business done before the holidays.

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What’s happening south of Boston

The 48th annual “Christmas at King Caesar” supports the educational and preservation mission of the Duxbury Rural & Historical Society.


Gantetsu-Ya elevates Japanese street food in Brookline

Gantetsu-Ya is located directly across from Ganko Ittetsu Ramen within Coolidge Corner’s Arcade building.


Deck the halls with boughs of Ilex

Holly is a part of forests and other ecosystems in the United States and around the world.


What’s happening west of Boston

Jessica Kensky and Patrick Downes, coauthors of the picture book “Rescue & Jessica: A Life-Changing Friendship,” will speak on Saturday, Dec. 14, in Lexington.

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