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2008-10-02 18:00:12

By DON CONKEY QUINCY - Police arrested a Hyde Park man on the state's most wanted list for allegedly robbing a bank in Quincy in July. Thomas Patrick, 43, was arrested at home by FBI agents Friday, Quincy police Capt. John Dougan said.

2008-10-02 18:00:12

BRAINTREE - A Mattapan man allegedly tried to walk out of Macy's while wearing stolen clothes and then got into a fight with store security. Police arrested Jhoni J. Bonilla, 25, on Friday after learning he was wearing layers of stolen clothing valued at more than $400.

2008-10-02 18:00:12

Gobble gobble Don't let the rain keep you at home. Go out for a turkey dinner at the Isaac Winslow House Saturday night, a tradition at the house since the 1920s. Each table will have its own turkey to carve. The Winslow House is the ancestral home of Marshfield's founding family.

2008-10-02 18:00:12

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2008-10-02 18:00:12

BRAINTREE - Police said 30 cartons of cigarettes were stolen in a break-in at Saab Energy Garage on Washington Street. An employee found a front window smashed when he arrived for work Friday. (c) 2008 Patriot Ledger, The; Quincy, Mass.. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-10-02 18:00:12

BRAINTREE - A laptop computer was stolen during a burglary at a Weston Avenue apartment, police said. The resident told police that she believed the theft occurred between 8 and 11 p.m. Friday. The thief is believed to have entered the apartment through an unlocked bathroom window.

2008-10-02 18:00:06

By NANCY REARDON Local health inspection reports may be a few mouse clicks away within three years, a state health official said.

2008-09-28 15:00:19

ABINGTON - Zoomin Groomin Mobile Pet Spa of Norwell will hold a groom-athon fundraiser Sunday to benefit the Massachusetts Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals. The event will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at The Gables clubhouse, 200 Hampton Way. The Gables will match donations.

2008-09-25 21:00:19

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2008-09-24 09:00:24

MARSHFIELD - The Massachusetts Audubon Society will hold its annual Farm Day from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Webster Wildlife Sanctuary in Marshfield. The many offerings for children will include farm animals, hay rides, games, crafts, face painting and a hay maze.

Word of the Day
  • A woman chauffeur.
  • A woman who operates an automobile.
The word 'chaffeuse' comes from French, and is the feminine form of 'chauffeur'.