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2014-11-24 12:24:13

Dunkin' Donuts surprises two millionth DD Perks® member with the "Ultimate Perk" and announces chance for fans to win $1,000 cash prizes CANTON, Mass., Nov.

2014-11-24 12:20:32

LoJack® Fleet Management Solution Provides Driver-Centric Telematics to Improve Safety and Operational Efficiencies for Private Fleet CANTON, Mass., Nov.

2014-11-22 23:00:58

The global market for machine vision (MV) system components should reach $17.1 billion by 2015 and about $26.9 billion by 2020, registering a compound annual growth (CAGR) of 9.4% over the next

2014-11-21 23:04:48

The workshops will educate parents on the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) and the most effective ways to access coverage for autism treatment. PLYMOUTH and WOBURN,

2014-11-21 23:03:15

According to the new report from BCC Research, the global market for these dental markets is expected to grow to $55 billion by 2019, with a five-year compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 2.9%.

2014-11-21 12:29:48

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Nov.

2014-11-21 08:27:09

WALTHAM, Mass., Nov. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alere Inc. (NYSE: ALR), a global leader in rapid diagnostic tests, has appointed Juliet Cunningham as Vice President, Investor Relations.

2014-11-20 23:05:00

According to the new report from BCC Research, the global photomedicine market, including drugs and devices, is expected to reach $754 million by 2019, registering a compound annual growth rate

2014-11-20 16:21:12

New 2015 Toyota models highlight the inventory at Gale Toyota ENFIELD, Conn., Nov.

2014-11-20 12:32:38

Since March 2014, Total Number of Mental Health Records Increased from 3.4 Million to 3.7 Million; See Fatal Gaps Heat Map Detailing State Records http://act.everytown.org/sign/fatal-gaps NEW


Latest Massachusetts Reference Libraries

Pukwudgie, (Korrigan)
2014-02-17 15:15:28

The Pukwudgie is a small humanoid from Wampanoag folklore. The legend of this creature began in connection with the Wampanoag people's first beliefs that a creation giant had created most of Cape Cod, Massachusetts. The Pukwudgies were jealous of the way the Natives adored the creation giant, but still tried to help them, though their efforts were in vein. So the Pukwudgies decided to torment the Wampanoag people instead. Because of this, the Pukwudgie was best to be left alone, or bad...

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2007-03-12 19:54:49

The Yellow jack (Carangoides bartholomaei) is one of several types of jacks. It inhabits the inland waters of the western Atlantic Ocean along the coast from Massachusetts in the United State to Brazil. These fish have a deep body that ranges in color from blue to gray to yellow. The name comes from the yellow fins that the adults typically have. Full grown yellow jacks can get around 30 inches long and can weigh up to 20 pounds.

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Word of the Day
dingle
  • A small wooded valley; a dell.
  • The protecting weather-shed built around the entrance to a house.
  • The roofed-over space between the kitchen and the sleeping-quarters in a logging-camp, commonly used as a storeroom.
The word 'dingle' comes from Middle English dell, hollow.
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