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David Tanklefsky
April 25, 2017 - 12:36 pm
Single-family home sales here in Massachusetts reached a 10-year high for the month of March, according to a new report from real estate information company The Warren Group. The numbers represent closings on deals that were negotiated in the winter, leading analysts to believe more growth is on...
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David Tanklefsky
April 25, 2017 - 12:32 pm
A State Police dive team is searching the Randolph Reservoir along with rescue crews for a missing 16-year-old who officials say ran away from home Monday night. Christopher Defreitas ran away from home around eight p.m. Monday night and was last reportedly seen near the reservoir, according to...
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David Tanklefsky
April 24, 2017 - 1:19 pm
Aaron Hernandez's family will be given access to the suicide notes officials say he wrote in his jail cell before killing himself last Wednesday morning. A judge in Bristol Superior Court has granted a request made by an attorney for the Hernandez family to let them see the notes. The judge is...
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David Tanklefsky
April 24, 2017 - 1:17 pm
One person has died following a two-alarm fire at a home in East Bridgewater Monday morning, according to fire officials. Firefighters received multiple calls about a fire at a home on Beaver Village Way just after nine a.m. By the time they arrived, it was already sustaining heavy flames and smoke...
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David Tanklefsky
April 24, 2017 - 1:14 pm
The number of anti-Semitic incidents is on the rise across the country and in Massachusetts, according to a new study from the Anti-Defamation League. The report indicates the number of catalogued reports across the country rose 34% in 2016 and are up 86% in the first quarter of 2017. In...
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David Tanklefsky
April 21, 2017 - 1:22 pm
The fiance of former Patriots tight end and convicted murderer Aaron Hernandez has filed a request for all evidence related to his suicide to be preserved by the state. In the filing to be made Friday in Bristol Superior Court, Shayanna Jenkins Hernandez calls for all video recordings and logs of...
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