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10:03 am
Sat October 18, 2014

Get Out The Vote Efforts Seen Key To Massachusetts Governors Race

Get-out-the-vote efforts will be ratcheting up in Massachusetts where one of the tightest races for governor in the country enters the final two weeks.

   Democratic campaign volunteer Bernd Schnitker of Worcester said he was inspired to knock on more doors and make more phone calls to potential voters after listening to former President Bill Clinton speak at rally for Martha Coakley

   " I thought it was a real good speech. We really need to get out and work and get some people elected this year."

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New York News
8:17 am
Sat October 18, 2014

Cuomo Picks Albany Judge For Top Court

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo has selected a midlevel appellate judge from Albany for the state's highest court.

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Hudson Valley News
6:05 am
Sat October 18, 2014

Home Renovations For Disabled Veteran In Dutchess Are Complete

Credit Courtesy of NYS Senator Greg Ball

Renovations are complete for a disabled veteran’s house in Dutchess County. The work of a state senator and national program made it possible and there will be a ceremony later Saturday morning. Republican state Senator Greg Ball and Purple Heart Homes will host a welcome-home ribbon cutting ceremony at 11 a.m. for Private Dan Flanigan’s renovated house in Pawling.

The ceremony will kick off with a parade from the Pawling IGA supermarket to Flanigan’s 101 year-old home. Flanigan, a Vietnam veteran, inherited his parent’s Pawling home in 1999, which was in disrepair.

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New England News
6:00 am
Sat October 18, 2014

Greylock Glen Expected To Spur Economic Development In Adams

Credit Town of Adams

The town of Adams and the state of Massachusetts have signed a lease agreement for the Greylock Glen, a 1,000-acre are at the base of the tallest mountain in the Commonwealth. A $40 million master plan for the space is expected to a boon to the area’s tourism industry.

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New England News
10:42 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Eagle Entertainment Editor Remembered As Witty And Delightful

Milton Bass, a longtime editor and columnist with The Berkshire Eagle, is remembered as a witty and knowledgeable man who has left a lasting legacy on the area’s entertainment scene. The Pittsfield native died at the age of 91 Tuesday.

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New England News
7:30 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Striking FairPoint Workers Picket Vermont Office

About two dozen Vermont employees of FairPoint Communications walked the picket line in front of the company's Middlesex office Friday.

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New York News
6:30 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Jefferson Project Opens New Research Lab On Lake George

Credit Lucas Willard / WAMC

A partnership between Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, IBM Research, and the FUND for Lake George today celebrated the opening of a new laboratory that will be used to visualize the most advanced mapping project on the Adirondack lake.

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New England News
6:10 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Adjusted School Renovation Project On November's Ballot In Berkshires

A view of Monument Mountain Regional High School
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Select Boards in three Berkshire County towns have endorsed a controversial high school renovation project, but town voters will have a say come Election Day.

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New England News
6:05 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Suspect In Boston Shooting On Most Wanted List

Peter Castillo
Credit U.S. Marshalls Service

The suspect in a 2012 shooting of a former Army sniper in Boston's Theater District has been added to the U.S. Marshals most wanted list.

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Weather
3:46 pm
Fri October 17, 2014

Meteorologist Garett Argianas' Evening Forecast

Garett Argianas

Meteorologist Garett Argianas delivers the evening weather forecast for Friday, October 17, 2014.

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