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2008-08-11 09:00:52

DUXBURY - Elements Montessori School will offer open houses from 9:30 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. today through Saturday. The school, 221 Summer St., is enrolling children 2.9 to 6 years old. The open houses are open to the public. Refreshments will be served. For more information, contact Paula J.

2008-08-07 15:00:28

By NANCY REARDON QUINCY - Verizon was working this morning to restore the city's 911 system which failed at 11 p.m. Tuesday. Emergency calls to Quincy police and fire are being bounced to Milton Police Department.

2008-08-07 15:00:28

DUXBURY - Author Michael Tougias will give a lecture on King Philip's War at 10:30 a.m. Thursday in the barn at 120 King Caesar Road. The Duxbury Rural and Historical Society will host the lecture, admission to which will cost $5. Refreshments will be served at 10 a.m.

2008-08-07 15:00:28

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2008-08-06 15:00:23

1858 Aug. 7, Page 2 The Quincy Patriot THE CUSHMAN MONUMENT. The completion of the Cushman monument at Plymouth is to be celebrated on the 16th of September next, the anniversary of the departure of the Mayflower from Plymouth, England.

2008-08-06 15:00:23

This week, the world's eyes turn to Beijing, with the opening of the 2008 Olympic Games.

2008-08-06 09:00:27

QUINCY - Registration for the Quincy Public Schools' Wollaston School Multilingual Pre-Kindergarten Program is reopening. This program is open to families that have two working parents, each working at least 30 hours a week, who meet state financial guidelines. The program hours are 8 a.m.

2008-08-01 18:00:22

PUNK ROCK YOGA IN CHURCH Among the many things to love about Church, the heavenly new music club in the Fenway, is that you can attend Punk Rock Yoga every Sunday. It's a full yoga workout, but instead of chants or soothing tunes geared toward controlled breathing, you get old- school punk.

2008-07-31 15:00:00

QUINCY - The city is launching an effort to retool its Web site, and it is asking residents for their ideas. Mayor Thomas Koch announced his plans for the Web site Tuesday.

2008-07-30 12:00:32

We want to see more photos of you, your friends and family at Fenway Park to post on PatriotLedger.com. Include the date, names and hometowns of the people in your photo and how they are related, and send to yourphoto@ledger.com. (c) 2008 Patriot Ledger, The; Quincy, Mass..

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The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.