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April 8, 2007

Cape Cod Times: Suffolk's new owner Fields competition for Wampanoag

April 7, 2007

April 6, 2007

PRNewswire 5/6: Illegal Alien Sentenced for Identity Theft of Army Sergeant, Reports U.S. Attorney

Globe: BHA to launch a broad upgrade of public housing

BU Daily News: Possible Allston station gains LaMattina support

April 5, 2007

Globe 4/5: US lags on plans for climate change

April 4, 2007

Globe 4/4: Caught in the subprime lending pinch;  

April 3, 2007

Globe: Two Massport managers leaving for misconduct

Globe: East Boston man held in rape of a child

Globe: Report urges help for 14 beaches: Finds neglect, mismanagement

Herald: Suffolk Downs will push to create resort-like ‘racino’ setting:  

April 2, 2007

Boston Business Journal 4/2: Boston Foundation to dole out $23M in grants:

Herald: Girls Eastern Mass. League all-stars

Herald: Boys Eastern Mass. League all-stars

April 1, 2007

Globe: Murray elected to replace Travaglini as Senate president

AP: House speaker says Travaglini will resign today;

Herald: Carr: Going into business? Trav, you’re kidding, right?

Herald: Pols prepare for Travaglini’s likely departure;  

March 31, 2007

Hartford (CT) Courant 3/31: N.Y. Marketer Helps Boston's Japan Pitch;

March 30, 2007

Nantucket Inquirer and Mirror: Murray solidifying bid to be next Senate president;

March 29, 2007

March 28, 2007

March 27, 2007

March 26, 2007

Sportsfeatures.com 3/26 Jacksonville signs Jerome Wiggins

Globe:On Patrick's new website, GOP pushes again for income tax rollback:

Herald 3/26: Ventura Wrap-Up; Hoopin’ it up! The Herald reflects on a winter season

March 25, 2007

March 24, 2007

March 23, 2007

March 22, 2007

Thoroughbred Times: Massachusetts racing ally steps down from state legislature;

Globe: Contenders quick to begin campaigns:

Globe: Trav's remarks: 'A shared journey,' a 'bond that binds';

Globe: Campaigns for Travaglini’s seat kick into gear;

March 21, 2007

Globe 3/21: Wiggins to Jacksonville?

Globe 3/21: Wiggins to Jacksonville? Casper Star Tribune (WY)

March 21, 2007

March 20, 2007

March 19, 2007

March 18, 2007

Casper Star Tribune: Churches to Churches

Globe: Lead law fallout

Taunton Gazette: Former Eastie Star Chris Greene:

March 17, 2007

BPDNews 3/17:  "Should have stayed in the car."  

Herald: Senators see disruption if Travaglini goes:

Globe: Job offer intrigues Senate leader: Associates expect Travaglini to quit

March 16, 2007

Globe: Agency alters benefit policies: Massport perks faced criticism

March 15, 2007

Globe: Trav headed for hospital trade group job?

BPD News:  Disrespect Never Smart

Examiner: Congress loads up $20 billion in pork

March 14, 2007

AP: Study: LNG tanker blast could burn victims one mile away

Herald: 3/14: East Boston man suspect in South End murder

South End News 3/14: Arrest made in stabbing death

March 13, 2007

March 12, 2007

March 11, 2007

Globe: With or without U2? Oh, no Bono:

Worcester Telegram: Other denominations find new life in old Catholic churches   

March 9, 2007

March 8, 2007

March 7, 2007

Dover-Sherborn Press 3/7: Boston residents get toll breaks while MetroWest battles looming hikes: S

Somerville Journal: Level 3 sex offender works in Somerville

Dover-Sherborn Press 3/7: Boston residents get toll breaks while MetroWest battles looming hikes

March 6, 2007

March 5, 2007

MetroWest Daily News 3/5: Pike board member wants to reduce Boston toll breaks to keep FastLane discounts:

March 4, 2007

March 3, 2007

Globe 3/3: Man accused of taking lottery money

March 2, 2007

Globe: City pizzeria allegedly also served cocaine to go; Police arrest owner, 2 workers:

Herald: McPhee: Police slice pizzeria drug shop: Reputed mob boss’ son bagged in bust;

Globe : Carrier hosts ceremony for new citizens;

Globe: Mayor to offer tax tradeoff Would cut property bills if city can impose meal and telecom levies

Pioneer Press (MN) Vikings cut veteran Wiggins:

Herald: Gelzinis: Kin cling to memories after monstrous double murders;

March 1, 2007

Globe: 3/1: City to publish trash scofflaws' names

February 28, 2007

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January 21, 2007

New Bedford Standard Times: Gambling proponents bet time is right in Mass

CBS4Boston: Girl, 5, Recovering After Hit & Run In East Boston

Globe: No mountain high enough: Wendy Booker's mission is to climb the Seven Summits, in the process taking a stand against multiple sclerosis

January 20, 2007

January 19, 2007

Herald: City councilors to push clean sweep
MEMO TO CITY COUNCILORS: What about rules for tenants who dump trash?

WHDH-TV 1/19: Auto body shop shows Patriots vehicle toppling Colts car (Video)

January 18, 2007

Globe: Building curbs lift housing cost here: Study ranks Hub high in regulation

January 17, 2007

Globe: Intestinal germ leaves trail of misery: City's ERs see more than 3,700 sufferers

January 16, 2007

Globe: Change of scenery in East Boston: Building starts on luxury housing development as waterfront shows signs of renewal;

January 15, 2007

January 14, 2007

January 13, 2007

The Pilot: East Boston property flip called ‘an anomaly’

January 12, 2007

North Shore Daily: Ring of Fire:

Worcester Telegram & Gazette: Foursquare and 20: Congregation triumphant after 2 decades (New Pentacostal church to be established in Eastie)

January 11, 2007

January 10, 2007

Globe: Madison Park upsets Eastie;

Herald:  Church panel to review dubious sale

USA Today: Kohl's and Target drop drinking games

January 9, 2007

Boston Herald: Archdiocese nixed big bucks offers for church: Deal for millions preceded $850G Eastie sale

January 8
, 2007

Boston Herald Editorial: Photog gets cash, church gets crumbs

January 7
, 2007

Globe: Bound for misery: On the fast-moving circuit of international sex trafficking, say police, women regularly shuttle in and out of Boston;

Herald: Group slams archdiocese deal: Demands Vatican probe of Eastie church sale;

Globe: Bound for misery: On the fast-moving circuit of international sex trafficking, say police, women regularly shuttle in and out of Boston;

January 6, 2007

Herald 1/6: Eastie, church wooed same day

Herald:  ‘Friend‘ charged with ripping off elderly, dead: ‘Y’ guys targeted

January 5
, 2007

Herald: Photographer snaps $1.8M in Eastie church deal: Pushed condos, studio, then sells Catholic land to evangelicals;

Globe: McGrory: Church deal infuriates

January 4, 2007

Malden Observer 1/4: Long lines, confusion mark Charlie’s debut

Herald 1/4: Racetrack simulcast salvaged at wire;

January 3, 2007

Thoroughbred Times: Massachusetts simulcasting to resume soon;  

Herald: Man tried opening plane’s door during flight:

January 2, 2007

AP: Second roll call on "Vote on Marriage" amendment; Trav = Yes (to proceed with amendment); Petruccelli = No;

CBS4Boston: Man Tries To Open Plane Door On Logan-Bound Flight;

Herald: BPD commish helps nab driver sought in shooting

Herald: McPhee 1/2: Brutal bashing inspires cops to dig deep

January 1, 2007

Massachusetts, not all lawmakers happy about paying taxes