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Raymond tries to keep students fed at snack time after losing funds for fruits, vegetables

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The Raymond School District is assessing its nutrition program to ensure students in need get healthy snacks after learning that it will no longer qualify for a grant that has provided fruits and vegetables.
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Kalter: Teen overcomes stroke, Down syndrome to dance in ballet this weekend

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The parents of Northampton resident Alice Hawley - a 14-year-old with Down syndrome - didn't know if their baby girl would ever walk, let alone dance. But the middle schooler will plie and spin her way across the stage this weekend in the Pioneer Valley Ballet production of “The Nutcracker.”
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Boston teens, middle schoolers get later school start time

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City kids can hit the snooze button next year after school officials announced a majority of middle and high schoolers will start the day later. After a team of Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers, using 100 computers, worked overnight to mine through millions of possible start times, the district settled on a solution that has 94 percent of students in grades 7 to 12 starting after 8 a.m., up from 26 percent this year.
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Mass. man arrested, accused of peering into windows near UNH

Mass. man arrested, accused of peering into windows near UNH

A 44-year-old Haverhill, Massachusetts, man is facing more than a dozen charges connected to various invasions of privacy near the University of New Hampshire in Durham. Read more ...

‘Criminal Santa' calls 911 for help after getting trapped in chimney

‘Criminal Santa' calls 911 for help after getting trapped in chimney

Police said the man slid down the chimney of a business, trying to break in, but got stuck. Read more ...

Army of firefighters takes on still-growing California fire

Army of firefighters takes on still-growing California fire

The blaze northwest of Los Angeles grew by 3,000 acres overnight and although Santa Ana winds eased on Friday, they are expected to return with a vengeance over the weekend. Read more ...

GOP's Final Tax Bill: Still A Boondoggle For Big Business

GOP's Final Tax Bill: Still A Boondoggle For Big Business

Congressional Republicans' final tax legislation proposes cutting taxes as expected for businesses, the wealthy and some middle-class Americans. Read more ...

Gobert, Favors hurt in Jazz's 107-95 win over Celtics

Gobert, Favors hurt in Jazz's 107-95 win over Celtics

BOSTON - The Utah Jazz broke out of a slump that has been plaguing them during their current road trip. Read more ...

Trump lawyers set for key meeting with special counsel next week

Trump lawyers set for key meeting with special counsel next week

President Donald Trump's private lawyers are slated to meet with special counsel Robert Mueller and members of his team as soon as next week for what the President's team... Read more ...

This website lets you check movies and TV shows for sexual misconduct...

This website lets you check movies and TV shows for sexual misconduct allegations

Is your favorite movie in this new database? Read more ...

'Star Wars' fans welcome 'The Last Jedi' in style

'Star Wars' fans welcome 'The Last Jedi' in style

Fans were in line and in costume for the opening of the newest film in the sci-fi saga. Read more ...

Carolina Panthers owner being investigated, news release says

Carolina Panthers owner being investigated, news release says

The Carolina Panthers said in a news release Friday afternoon that the team's owner and founder is being investigated. Read more ...

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Java island, deaths reported

Earthquake hits Indonesia's Java island, deaths reported

An earthquake shook the Indonesian capital Thursday and other cities on the country's island of Java. Read more ...