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Amazon To Open New Distribution Facility In Revere

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REVERE – The city of Revere will welcome Amazon next year when the online retail giant moves into the now vacant Necco candy factory in 2020. Last…

Sarah Anne Luoma

Stephen King's Maine Home to Become a Retreat for Writers

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BANGOR (Maine) – There have been plenty of seasons that Stephen King has dominated over the years, but perhaps no season has been more fruitful for one…

David Mello

East Boston Church Being Converted Into Condos, Residents Upset

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BOSTON – After being vacant for four years, East Boston’s Our Lady of Mount Carmel will be transformed into condominiums. This news has upset some local…

Sarah Anne Luoma

Top of the Hub Named One of the Most Romantic Restaurants in the Country

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BOSTON – Top of the Hub is one of the most well-known restaurants in all of Boston because of how it has always billed itself as the…

David Mello

Local Headlines: October 18, 2019

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Bomb Cyclone Sets Records for October Storms in Boston. This week's coastal storm set records for the lowest pressure on record for Boston in the month…

Adrien Lynch

How Last Night's Nor'Easter Impacted the Region

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BOSTON – News spread quickly yesterday that a nor'easter was set to make landfall across the northeast region of the United States, with much of the projected…

David Mello

MGH to Open 3-Day Demonstration for How a Safe Injection Site Would Work

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BOSTON – Massachusetts General Hospital will open a mock safe injection site for 3 days on hospital grounds. The 3-day demonstration is within federal law and will…

Sarah Anne Luoma

Harvard’s W.E.B. Du Bois Medal to Be Given to Queen Latifah

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CAMBRIDGE – One of the most prestigious awards given out by Harvard University is the W.E.B. Du Bois Medal, which honors people have made significant…

David Mello

Local Headlines: October 17, 2019

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There's No Clear Way to Eliminate Shark Attacks. In summer 2o19, a number of ideas were tested to see if they could deter sharks from approaching…

Adrien Lynch