Jennifer Pacheco

A graduate of UMass Dartmouth, Jennifer Pacheco brings an informative voice, with a focus on Massachusetts politics, in addition to business, technology, and events in the Greater Boston Area.

Fall River, MA

333 posts

Second Fire Set to Arlington Rabbi’s Home Thursday Night

#Local Boston News

Arlington, MA– There have been two suspicious fires at the home of an Arlington rabbi this week. The first was on Saturday night, May 11, at…

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Grumpy Cat Passes Away – Family and Fans Grieve the Meme-Famous Feline

#Local Boston News

The Internet– Grumpy Cat has helped millions of people smile in the past six years due to her popularity as an internet meme and cat celebrity.…

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Governor Baker and Mayor Walsh Went to DC to Make a Case for Investment in Massachusetts' Infrastructure

#Boston Politics

Washington, D.C.– Massachusetts' Republican Governor Charlie Baker and Boston's Democratic Mayor Marty Walsh met with Trump administration officials this week to discuss potential federal investments…

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Teenager Found Guilty of First Degree Murder; Faces 25 Years in Prison

#Local Boston News

Lawrence, MA– A jury found 18-year-old Mathew Borges guilty this week for the 2016 murder and beheading of his classmate Lee Manuel Viloria-Paulino. Both were sophomores…

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Mayor Walsh Not in Favor of Late Liquor License for Encore Boston Harbor Casino

#Boston Business & Tech #Local Boston News

Everett, MA– The Encore Boston Harbor casino is expected to open on June 23 (maybe). As permitted under Massachusetts law, casino operator Wynn Resorts has requested…

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For Many Commuters, It's Cheaper to Drive Than to Take the T

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– Over the past 30 years or so, the cost of driving has become relatively cheaper in comparison to commuting via public transportation on the…

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Third Grader From Attleboro Is Pen Pals With President Trump

#Local Boston News

Attleboro, MA– A few months back, the teachers at Studley Elementary School in Attleboro taught their students about different parts of a letter and how to…

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MGH Surgeon Arraigned for Drunk Driving, Hit-and-Run

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– A surgeon employed at Massachusetts General Hospital was arrested after a hit-and-run while driving drunk this past weekend when he struck three people walking…

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MassDOT Adding Bike Lanes Near Museum of Science

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) announced this week that they will be reconfiguring the Charles River Dam Road in Boston and Cambridge and…

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