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  • Hefner pleads not guilty, ordered to stay away from State House


    The man at the center of a scandal that has rocked the Massachusetts Senate appeared in Suffolk Superior Court Tuesday and pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery, open and gross lewdness and dissemination of an illicit nude photograph.During a court appearance just around the corner from the State House, Assistant Clerk Magistrate Lisa Medeiros ordered Bryon Hefner to stay away from the grounds of the state capitol. Medeiros and the attorneys for Hefner also agreed on [...]
  • Kingston Selectmen to ratify police chief's contract after Open Meeting Law complaint


    KINGSTON – A new contract for Police Chief Maurice Splaine is the subject of one of three Open Meeting Law violations filed against the Board of Selectmen.The board is scheduled to meet at 5 p.m. this Thursday, April 26, to ratify Splaine’s contract.That’s because when selectmen reached agreement with Splaine about his contract Feb. 20, it’s questionable if it was approved in open session as required. The minutes from that meeting that are posted on [...]
  • Kingston Town Center Beautification Project to host Aaron Larget-Caplan concert


    The Kingston Town Center Beautification Project will host Aaron Larget-Caplan in concert April 29 at The Adams Center in Kingston.
  • Rec Cross announces upcoming blood drives


    DEDHAM — The American Red Cross has announced its upcoming blood drives scheduled from Tuesday, May 1 to Saturday, May 26. Here are the blood drives scheduled for the area:Braintree: Sunday, May 13 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m., Delta Masonic Lodge, 403 R Washington Street.Cohasset: Friday, May 18 from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m., The Harborview Center for Nursing and Rehabilitation, 1 Chief Justice Cushing Highway.Milton: Monday, May 14 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m., Congregation [...]
  • Author Juliette Fay visits Silver Lake creative writing students


    Creative writing isn’t just all about writing, for author Juliette Fay, who reads lots of nonfiction while doing research for her books.
  • Free senior legal planning workshop


    A free senior legal planning workshop will be held at 10 a.m. April 25, at the law office of Jonathan Graham & Associates, P.C., 115 Court St., Suite 1, Plymouth. Light refreshments will be served.