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2008-09-23 18:00:22

COHASSET - The Friends of Holly Hill Farm will hold programs on topics ranging from composting to wreath making this fall. The first program in the series, "Home Compost and Starting a Worm Bin," will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday. The fee is $15.

2008-09-23 18:00:20

CANTON - Firefighters are investigating the cause of a fire that caused about $75,000 damage to a multi-family home at 3 Farrington Lane. The homeowner called for help at 7:58 p.m. Thursday. When firefighters arrived, flames were visible on the second floor, Deputy Chief Charles Doody said.

2008-09-23 18:00:19

Wondering what that new building is going to be or why workers are digging up a street? We'll pick a project to tell you about every Monday, only in your Patriot Ledger. WHERE: 303 Grove St., Braintree THE PROJECT: New home of Double GG Sub Shop SPECIFICS: One-story wood-framed building.

2008-09-23 18:00:19

Who are the best high school athletes on the South Shore? We'll tell you.PAGE 7 (c) 2008 Patriot Ledger, The; Quincy, Mass.. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

2008-09-19 09:00:00

ROADWORK RULE A proposed change in state policy allowing civilian flaggers on low-risk road projects would mean little or nothing in some South Shore communities.

2008-09-18 09:00:22

QUINCY - Ray Flynn, former ambassador to the Vatican and former Boston mayor, will be the speaker during a discussion about faith and politics at 7 p.m. today at Bad Abbots Pub, 1546-Rear Hancock St. (in the municipal parking lot).

2008-09-18 09:00:22

By JENNIFER SANTOS PLYMOUTH Long before it was cool to be green, students from Sacred Heart High School in Kingston were doing their part for the environment. The tradition began in 1989 when two students formed Globally Responsible Environmentally Aware Network, or GREAN.

2008-09-18 09:00:22

BOSTON - The state will spend $4.1 million on seaport-related projects, including efforts in Scituate and Quincy. Scituate is to receive $550,000 for dredging at Scituate Marine Park, and $350,000 is for the Squantum Point Park Pier, part of the Adams Landing project, in Quincy.

2008-09-18 09:00:22

PATRIOT LEDGER ARCHIVES - A LOOK BACK AT OUR HISTORY 1858 September 11 , Page 2 The Quincy Patriot FOUNDLING. On Thursday evening last, about eight o'clock, Mrs.

2008-09-18 09:00:21

__ __ Cantwell__ Gilmore__ Maresco__ Lynch __ Marshfield__ 2,580__ 801__ 506__ 157 __ Scituate__ 1,023__ 163__ 153__ 639 __ TOTAL__ 3,603__ 964__ 659__ 796 (c) 2008 Patriot Ledger, The; Quincy, Mass.. Provided by ProQuest LLC. All rights Reserved.

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