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ICE removes Brazilian national wanted for murder with help of Martha’s Vineyard Police

BOSTON – A Brazilian national wanted for murder in Brazil was returned to his home country July 10 by Immigration and Customs Enforcement's (ICE) Enforcement and Removal Operations (ERO) deportation officers with the assistance of the Oak Bluffs Police Department on Martha’s Vineyard, Massachusetts. Dorviro Rocha-Ribeiro, 47, a citizen and…
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Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Illegally Possessing a Sawed-Off Shotgun

BOSTON REGION - Portland, Maine:  United States Attorney Halsey B. Frank announced that Joshua Knight, 35, of Brunswick, Maine, was sentenced today in District Court by Chief Judge Nancy Torresen to 10 years in prison and three years of supervised release for possession of a firearm by a felon. Knight…
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Run to Remember Boston 1st Responders killed in the line of duty

Boston, MA: The Run to Remember Boston, of North Berwick, ME, will hold the 14th running of Run To Remember Boston on Sunday, May 27, 2018. The run will honor all 1st Responders killed in the line of duty by celebrating their lives and giving back to the community. Run To Remember…
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Inaugural Labor Day ‘MR8K- A Run for Gratitude’ registration now open

BOSTON, MA:  by Boston Bruins  - The Martin Richard Foundation, in partnership with TD Garden, the Boston Bruins Foundation and Dave McGillivray Sports Enterprises (DMSE), today announced plans for the first annual MR8K to be held on Labor Day - Monday, September 3, 2018. To reflect the spirit of the Martin…
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An Open Letter to the New England Community by the Yawkey Foundations

Recently, as part of an important series examining whether Boston deserves its reputation as a racist city, the Globe's Spotlight Team looked at the role of sports in contributing to this perception, including the history of the Red Sox under former owner Tom Yawkey. The story described calls by team (and Globe) owner…
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