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Memorial put up for Worcester man in unsolved 2012 hit-and-run

WALES – Amid the crunch of fallen leaves, the life and death of Cory Cane was remembered on a rural stretch of road Sunday with silent prayers, an occasional tear and a determined plea for justice.Friends and relatives of the 23-year-old erected a new cross Sunday morning behind a guardrail on Route 19, near the spot where the Worcester man’s body was found early Jan. 3, 2012.  Mr. Cane’s […]

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Educating voters

WORCESTER – Molly McCullough, a member of the Worcester School Committee, speaks Sunday at a “No on 2” rally outside Chandler Elementary Community School in favor of maintaining the state’s current cap on the number of charter schools.Opponents of Ques…

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Early voting starts Monday in Massachusetts, with 5 locations in Worcester

For the first time ever, Massachusetts voters will be able to cast their ballots before Election Day.This year, Secretary of the Commonwealth William F. Galvin said, Bay State voters have the option to cast their state election ballot at an early voting location, by mail or at their polling place on Election Day, Nov. 8.“This is the first time we are conducting early voting in Massachusetts,” Mr. Galvin said. “Cities and towns set their own times and places […]

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Harvard Pilgrim employees volunteer at Tatnuck Magnet School

WORCESTER – More than 20 Harvard Pilgrim Health Care employees volunteered for a day of service at the Tatnuck Magnet School on Friday, Oct. 14.Projects included painting murals in the school’s classrooms and hallways, and running healthy eating workshops for the students. The Mobile Farmers’ Market, sponsored by Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation, will be on site with fresh produce. Also on site was Jake the Lion, mascot for the Worcester Bravehearts baseball […]

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Nouria Energy buys Springfield-based gas station, convenience store chain

WORCESTER – Nouria Energy Corp., a family-owned and operated Worcester-based company that owns convenience stores and gas stations, has purchased the F.L. Roberts & Company, Inc. of Springfield, a chain of gas stations, convenience stores and car washes.The deal includes 26 convenience stores that sell fuel, including two truck stops; 22 Golden Nozzle car wash locations; and a diner, according to a news release. The […]

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