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CMS is eliminating the inpatient only list, beginning in 2021. This will be a three-year process to give patients more choice in health care.

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Healthy Recipes - Well Plated
Healthy Dinners – Well Plated by Erin
Healthy Dinners – Well Plated by Erin
22 Jun 2021 at 9:36am
Recipes for a Wholesome Life

by Erin Clarke
22 Jun 2021 at 9:34am
Chicken Tikka Masala

Whether you’re new to Indian food or consider yourself a proud connoisseur, this easy Chicken Tikka Masala recipe will become a fast favorite in your home. Tender pieces of chicken are slow simmered in a spiced yogurt tomato sauce made with coconut milk for a flavor-packed dish perfect for any night of the week. Chicken…

READ: Chicken Tikka Masala


by Erin Clarke
19 Jun 2021 at 9:40am
Eggs in Purgatory

Perfectly soft-cooked eggs swimming in an insanely delicious tomato-based sauce infused with garlic and herbs, Eggs in Purgatory is the healthy, one-pan meal you never knew you needed in your life. The first time I had eggs in Purgatory, I was eating them off of a friend’s plate at brunch. If you eat out with…

READ: Eggs in Purgatory


by Erin Clarke
16 Jun 2021 at 10:24am
Hash Brown Casserole

Did you grow up with Hash Brown Casserole? It’s a rich, creamy casserole side dish that’s made with frozen hash browns, a buttery, crispy topping (if you’re asking my family, that topping better be corn flakes), and a number of other ingredients that—in the words of my mother, a potato casserole queen—“you don’t want to…

READ: Hash Brown Casserole


by Erin Clarke
8 Jun 2021 at 9:29am
BLT Pasta Salad

BLT Pasta Salad is the ultimate way to bring greens to a party while maintaining your dignity. Although I certainly appreciate a green salad at any social gathering (a reason I stacked my cookbook with a collection of hearty, satisfying salads you can feel confident bringing to any party),  I recognize that arriving with a giant…

READ: BLT Pasta Salad


by Erin Clarke
3 Jun 2021 at 10:45am
Roasted Vegetable Salad

Where are you headed this weekend? This Roasted Vegetable Salad wants to come with! A colorful medley of roasted veggies with chickpeas for bulk and a vibrant Mediterranean dressing, this salad is a big bowl of brightness. Loaded with a robust array of vegetables you can find in good form year round, like cauliflower, sweet…

READ: Roasted Vegetable Salad


by Erin Clarke
31 May 2021 at 6:03am
Salmon Salad

In an alternate universe in which I run a high-end grocery store, this Salmon Salad is a customer favorite. Tender baked salmon that’s flaked, then tossed in a creamy, herby Greek yogurt dressing, it strikes the ideal balance between casual and fancy. As a little girl, chicken salad was my go-to “grown up” order when…

READ: Salmon Salad


by Erin Clarke
26 May 2021 at 6:04am
Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled Chicken Breasts will make you feel like a real, has-her-life-together grown-up. Whether you keep them on hand for quick lunches (just look at you meal prep!) or serve them for dinner tonight (so healthy!), a juicy grilled chicken breast feels like a meal-time upgrade, and you can easily pull it off at home. Lean,…

READ: Grilled Chicken Breast


by Erin Clarke
25 May 2021 at 10:05am
Jerk Chicken Tacos

I think we all deserve a Caribbean vacation right about now, and these Jerk Chicken Tacos with Pineapple are here to help us escape to the tropics! I’m longing for warm sands and island eats. Since jumping on the next plane south isn’t in the realm of immediate possibility, I’m satiating my taste for the…

READ: Jerk Chicken Tacos


Side Dishes – Well Plated by Erin
Side Dishes – Well Plated by Erin
22 Jun 2021 at 11:26pm
Recipes for a Wholesome Life

by Erin Clarke
23 Jun 2021 at 6:03am
Grilled Corn

If you haven’t bitten into a sweet, juicy ear of Grilled Corn on the Cob, with butter dripping down your chin and salt and spices on your lips, did summer even really happen? Don’t wait to find out! Fresh corn is one of the first items that sells out at our local farmers market and…

READ: Grilled Corn


by Erin Clarke
17 Jun 2021 at 9:42am
Creamy Cucumber Salad

Forget the bland, old-fashioned cucumber salads you may have tasted in the past. This healthy Creamy Cucumber Salad is crisp, refreshing, and guaranteed to pair perfectly with the rest of your potluck spread. Eating this creamy cucumber salad made me realize that I overlook cucumbers more easily than I should. For whatever reason, cucumbers aren’t…

READ: Creamy Cucumber Salad


by Erin Clarke
10 Jun 2021 at 7:15am
Pea Salad

I’ve eaten a lot of questionable things standing over my kitchen sink at 9 a.m. Until this creamy Pea Salad entered my life, I never imagined peas would be one of them. Old fashioned pea salad is a Midwestern potluck/family reunion/parish cookbook stalwart. These classic creamy pea salads of the past are made with bacon, a…

READ: Pea Salad


by Erin Clarke
9 Jun 2021 at 6:02am
Grilled Potatoes

The answer to “What should we grill to go along with {insert meal idea here}?” is Grilled Potatoes tonight, tomorrow, and all summer long. Golden and crisp outside and creamy inside, these potatoes take everything there is to love about a piping hot pan of Oven Roasted Potatoes, then add the smokiness of the grill.…

READ: Grilled Potatoes


by Erin Clarke
8 Jun 2021 at 9:29am
BLT Pasta Salad

BLT Pasta Salad is the ultimate way to bring greens to a party while maintaining your dignity. Although I certainly appreciate a green salad at any social gathering (a reason I stacked my cookbook with a collection of hearty, satisfying salads you can feel confident bringing to any party),  I recognize that arriving with a giant…

READ: BLT Pasta Salad


by Erin Clarke
7 Jun 2021 at 6:02am
Fruit Salad

Meet the Fruit Salad recipe that it turns out we all needed. A rainbow of fresh berries, pineapple, and more tossed in a bright, citrusy honey poppyseed dressing, this is a big bowl of beautiful you’ll be happy to have at your side all summer! A few weeks ago on Instagram, I mentioned that I…

READ: Fruit Salad


by Erin Clarke
3 Jun 2021 at 10:45am
Roasted Vegetable Salad

Where are you headed this weekend? This Roasted Vegetable Salad wants to come with! A colorful medley of roasted veggies with chickpeas for bulk and a vibrant Mediterranean dressing, this salad is a big bowl of brightness. Loaded with a robust array of vegetables you can find in good form year round, like cauliflower, sweet…

READ: Roasted Vegetable Salad


by Erin Clarke
1 Jun 2021 at 6:04am
Air Fryer Broccoli

If you love to pluck the darkest, crispiest veggies right from the pan, Air Fryer Broccoli is for you! Deeply charred and ultra crispy, this is broccoli at its most addictive. The way we were chowing down on it reminded me of the way I felt the first time we tried Air Fryer Brussels Sprouts.…

READ: Air Fryer Broccoli


Healthy Desserts – Well Plated by Erin
Healthy Desserts – Well Plated by Erin
15 Jun 2021 at 8:25pm
Recipes for a Wholesome Life

by Erin Clarke
15 Jun 2021 at 8:15pm
Cherry Pie Filling

When summer fruit hits its prime, I’m powerless to resist. Every year without fail, in a moment of fruit hysteria, I buy an oversized crate of cherries. The first order of business for my sweet surplus: easy homemade Cherry Pie Filling! Cherry pie filling is made of simple ingredients that are designed to thicken the…

READ: Cherry Pie Filling


by Erin Clarke
6 Jun 2021 at 10:10am
Avocado Ice Cream

Hear me out. Avocado Ice Cream belongs in your summer survival kit. Luxuriously creamy and utterly scrumptious, it will shock those skeptical of adventurous ice creams with its deliciousness. You’re thinking avocado ice cream sounds weird. Or disgusting. (To the small group who is thinking homemade avocado ice cream is a stroke of pure genius, jump…

READ: Avocado Ice Cream


by Erin Clarke
4 Jun 2021 at 8:45am
Protein Balls

My wildest dreams are coming true because, thanks to these easy no bake Protein Balls, cookie dough is now a health food! Clean-eating approved, low carb, and protein-packed, these healthy energy bites taste like chocolate chip cookie dough but are made entirely from wholesome, good-for-you ingredients. As someone who mutates into Oscar the Grouch when…

READ: Protein Balls


by Erin Clarke
2 Jun 2021 at 6:03am
Oat Milk Ice Cream

Have you ever picked back up with an old hobby, only to wonder what it was that prompted you to put it down in the first place? Oat Milk Ice Cream is my first reunion with a past passion: homemade ice cream. In an end-of-days scenario in which I have to pick just one dessert…

READ: Oat Milk Ice Cream


by Erin Clarke
21 May 2021 at 6:30am
Trail Mix Cookies

Please don’t let me hold the bag of trail mix on our next hike. You’ll notice me falling behind as I attempt to munch and walk without tripping. Let’s just eat these Trail Mix Cookies instead! I have the perfect answer for any of you who’ve ever found yourself standing at the pantry door wondering,…

READ: Trail Mix Cookies


by Erin Clarke
18 May 2021 at 6:21am
Banana Bars

These old-fashioned Banana Bars with chocolate chips are the epitome of snack-meets-dessert (or is it dessert-meets-snack?) stardom. Wholesome enough to fly as a mid-afternoon pick-me-up but scrumptious enough to satisfy sweet cravings, this healthy-dessert-meets-anytime-munchie is a recipe you can feel great packing for your kids’ lunches or rewarding yourself with after (or during!) a long day.…

READ: Banana Bars


by Erin Clarke
24 Feb 2021 at 6:02am
Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies

If only every relationship could be as safe, affirming, and rewarding as the one we share with Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies. Pillowy soft with melt-in-your-mouth centers and brimming with dark chocolate chips, these healthy cookies are the kind of steady, judgment-free, and encouraging special something we all need. Need seconds or thirds (and believe me,…

READ: Healthy Chocolate Chip Cookies


by Erin Clarke
10 Feb 2021 at 6:00am
Chocolate Banana Bread

Most of the time, my classic Healthy Banana Bread does more than nicely. It’s pretty much perfect as far as banana bread goes. That said, we must not forget about the special times. Like Wednesday. Or you are having a good hair day. Or you need chocolate before 10 a.m. Then, only Chocolate Banana Bread…

READ: Chocolate Banana Bread


Serious Eats: Recipes
1 Apr 2021 at 3:45am
Our Favorite Recipes, Curated and Collected

by Kristina Razon
1 Apr 2021 at 3:45am

Almond-studded choux pastry and rich, nutty praline crème mousseline join forces in this impressive French dessert. Get Recipe!

by Andrew Janjigian
31 Mar 2021 at 9:00am

This eggy, aromatic, and plush Armenian bread is traditionally made to celebrate Easter, but it’s delicious enough to enjoy any time of year. Get Recipe!

by Sunny Lee
23 Mar 2021 at 9:00am

Basque cheesecake boasts a deeply caramelized top and bottom, with a creamy center thanks to a high-temperature bake. No crust required. Get Recipe!

by Sasha Marx
12 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

Cauliflower cooked down into a savory-sweet sauce with Sicilian staples: anchovies, pine nuts, raisins, saffron, and toasted breadcrumbs. Get Recipe!

by Katie Leaird
11 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

This pasta bursting with clams, mussels, shrimp, squid, and fresh tomato is a coastal Italian classic. Get Recipe!

by Katie Leaird
10 Mar 2021 at 8:00am

Eggs and cheese come together to form this silky, meatless Neapolitan sauce. Get Recipe!

by Sasha Marx
10 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

A shortcut homemade pork sausage is the key to this creamy, hearty Umbrian pasta. Get Recipe!

by Katie Leaird
9 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

Vegetables are the star of the show in this meatless Tuscan "fake" ragù. Get Recipe!

by Katie Leaird
8 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

Cozy, comforting pasta with ham, cream, and peas. Get Recipe!

by Katie Leaird
5 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

Pasta with brothy chickpeas is Italian comfort food at its best. Get Recipe!

by Daniel Gritzer
4 Mar 2021 at 8:00am

Gnocchi alla bava is true mountain food. Hailing from the Italian Alps, it features tender and lightly sweet potato gnocchi in a rich and creamy Fontina cheese sauce, flavored with little else aside from a touch of black pepper and nutmeg. Get Recipe!

by Sasha Marx
4 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

Onions are the star of the show in this slow-cooked beef ragù from Naples. Get Recipe!

by Nik Sharma
3 Mar 2021 at 8:00am

Sweet and tender roasted beets, carrots, and onions, tossed with a zippy lime dressing and topped with crunchy, golden shallots. Get Recipe!

by Sasha Marx
2 Mar 2021 at 8:00am

A rich, meaty variation on the classic Apulian pasta. Pork sausage, bitter greens, olive oil, garlic, chiles, and al dente orecchiette. Get Recipe!

by Katie Leaird
1 Mar 2021 at 2:45am

Orecchiette with olive oil, garlic, chiles, anchovies, bitter greens, and toasted breadcrumbs. Straight from the heel of Italy. Get Recipe!

Janet's Notebook from Just A Pinch Recipes
22 Jun 2021 at 1:01am
Take a page from Janet's Notebook and keep up with the latest tips, tricks and tasty treats from the Kitchen Crew and Recipe Club members around the country!

28 Apr 2020 at 1:00am
Cinco de Mayo is one of my favorite days of the year. My love of Mexican cuisine runs deep and I love to indulge in my favorites. Typically, I go to a local restaurant but this year with all the safe-distancing restrictions I've decided to recreate some of my favorites...

21 Apr 2020 at 1:00am
In times of trouble, I turn to my kitchen for comfort. I think it's something a lot of us home cooks do. Recently, I've been craving anything with cheese - the cheesier the better. Cheese just makes my taste buds happy. If you're like me right now, then you're going...

14 Apr 2020 at 1:00am
Growing up in the South, pecans were always abundant. I'd grab a handful for a snack every day and always incorporate them into our meals. We didn't limit ourselves to making pecan pie either. If you love them as I do, here are a few pecan recipes that are sweet...

7 Apr 2020 at 1:00am
Once Easter is done I hate to get rid of leftovers - especially now since I am trying to use all the food I have. Besides being tasty, mashed potatoes make great leftovers because you can reinvent them. These Blue Ribbon recipes turn leftover mashed potatoes into something quite tasty. "This...

31 Mar 2020 at 1:00am
Traditionally, ham is the centerpiece of an Easter meal. The custom dates back to 6th century Germany (you can learn more about why here). Adding a glaze to baked ham changes the flavor profile and ensures your family's taste buds won't be bored by another baked ham. Here are five...

24 Mar 2020 at 1:00am
The world is a weird place. The events happening right now are nothing we've seen before. We are all hunkering down and trying to distance ourselves from others. But we all need to eat and we are having to use what's handy. We're getting creative with proteins from the freezer,...

17 Mar 2020 at 1:00am
Casseroles are my go-to dinner option when I have a busy day. They're easy to prepare, quick to bake, and always a family favorite. What kid would pass up a trip to McDonald's? After they try Tammy Brownlow's (Dallas, TX) Mac Attack! Cheeseburger Casserole they may never ask you to...

10 Mar 2020 at 1:00am
Everywhere you look on St. Patrick's Day something is green. It's the color associated with St. Patrick's Day and green is in these desserts! "This Pistachio Nut Cake uses a yellow cake mix, instant pistachio pudding and it's covered with pistachio flavored whipped topping," explains Laura Davis (Rusk, TX). Laura's cake is...

3 Mar 2020 at 1:00am
Cauliflower gets a bad rap. I'll admit back in the day when it was only served steamed, cauliflower was not my favorite veggie. But, as it's become a popular low-carb substitute and there are so many more recipes, cauliflower has become one of my favorites. This week, I'm sharing five...

25 Feb 2020 at 1:00am
If you come into my kitchen, there is one thing guaranteed... I have the ingredients on hand so I can quickly make a snack. Hangry is a thing (getting super irritable when super hungry) and I do everything possible to prevent that from happening. Savory and sweet, these recipes satisfy...

18 Feb 2020 at 1:00am
Tuna is one of my go-to's when I'm figuring out what to eat. I always have cans on hand in the pantry. Sometimes I'll pick up a few steaks when I want to prepare a nicer dinner. Besides being very versatile, there are many health benefits. It's full of protein,...

11 Feb 2020 at 1:00am
Want to earn a place in my heart? Make me a chocolate dessert. What kind? Anything! I'm not picky... the more chocolate the better. If you can't think of a better way to end a day than enjoying something chocolaty, then take a look at these Blue Ribbon desserts. Cookies are...

4 Feb 2020 at 2:00am
Creamy, sweet, nutty, and chocolaty ... oh how I love Nutella. If you're not familiar with it, Nutella is a hazelnut cream that was invented in Italy. It was first sold in 1964, but its origins date back to the 1920s in Turin, Italy. Made with hazelnuts, cocoa, milk, sugar,...

28 Jan 2020 at 1:00am
The mecca of all food holidays is almost upon us - the Super Bowl! Just like Thanksgiving and Christmas, calories don't count on this day. Snack foods always rule my menu and this year will be no different. Don't let the pretzel-making process intimidate you. Jeanne Ballough's (Reynoldsville, PA) Pennsylvania Dutch...

21 Jan 2020 at 1:00am
Breakfast... lunch... dinner ... dessert... there aren't many meals I can't add bacon to. My dream day would be to have bacon (in some way) at every meal. This week, I thought I would share five Blue Ribbon recipes that feature bacon and go beyond breakfast! If you love bacon, Nellie...

14 Jan 2020 at 1:00am
From air fryers to sous vides and pressure cookers, my kitchen cabinets are crowded with gadgets. But there is one tried and true machine I go back to - my slow cooker. Especially when the weather is cooler I find myself pulling it out of the cabinet because you can...

7 Jan 2020 at 1:00am
When the cooler weather arrives, soup recipes make their way into my weekly menu. They're economical, easy to make, and always a family favorite. A comforting bowl of one of these soups will make your taste buds very happy. "Raising children on a dime led me to be frugal in the...

31 Dec 2019 at 1:00am
The last of the leftover ham, sweet potato casserole, and pumpkin pie are finally out of my fridge. I love indulging during the holidays but it's right around this point that I realize I need to reign in the treats a bit. There's nothing like starting the new year off...

24 Dec 2019 at 1:00am
As much as my family eats multiple plates of food and leaves the table stuffed, we still seem to have a lot of leftovers after our Christmas dinner. I always tend to make too much ham and mashed potatoes. I make sure to store those in the fridge so I...

17 Dec 2019 at 1:00am
One of my favorite parts of a holiday is dessert. All the cooking is behind me. It's my time to sit down, relax, and catch up with my loved ones. A cup of coffee, a slice of pie and great conversation is the perfect Christmas ending. I always make sure...

Travel - Top Destinations and Vacation Ideas
Travel - Top Destinations, Vacation Ideas
How to vacation well — from planning your time off to finding flight deals and hotel hacks — on a real person's budget.


17 Jun 2021 at 3:49pm
Experts break down the surfaces and areas to avoid when traveling by air.


11 May 2021 at 11:28am
Experts break down the ethical and logistical considerations before you cut loose by traveling abroad.


6 May 2021 at 5:38pm
Experts weigh in on the safety of air travel right now and relative risk of different seats on planes.


12 May 2021 at 12:50pm
Travel experts share the missteps they're observing as people wade back into tourism.


5 May 2021 at 3:11pm
Experts share their advice for deciding whether to insure your next trip.


19 Mar 2021 at 12:17pm
Experts predict the future of tourism amid hope for the end of the COVID-19 pandemic.


30 Apr 2021 at 7:11pm
Advice to help you figure out which events are safer to attend and which may be better to skip.


21 Apr 2021 at 8:15pm
These spectacular sites are sure to inspire royals fans and wanderlusters alike.


21 Apr 2021 at 4:30pm
"I take my time packing. That way I only forget 33 things instead of all the things."


6 Apr 2021 at 5:18pm
Travel experts reveal the places people want to go for their "revenge travel."


4 Mar 2021 at 4:59pm
Here's what you should consider before dusting off your passport and visiting another country.


4 Feb 2021 at 5:48pm
Experts share their guidance for planning future trips as the COVID-19 pandemic continues.


10 Dec 2020 at 1:50pm
Want to be one of the 50 lucky participants? Here's what you need to apply.


19 Nov 2020 at 5:45am
What American, Southwest, Delta and others are doing for COVID-19 safety over the Thanksgiving and December holidays.


18 Sep 2020 at 11:37am
Behold the beautiful landscapes of North America.

Red Sox Watch
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23 Jun 2021 at 7:40pm
Red Sox News

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Check out top plays from Wednesday's middle game between the Red Sox and Rays at Tropicana Field.

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4 Jun 2021 at 6:38pm
First, help your favorite players advance to Phase 2: Vote up to 5 times every 24 hours, or search by player name on Google. Then, starting June 28, vote for the starters.

by Ian Browne
23 Jun 2021 at 2:16am

22 Jun 2021 at 8:29pm
Boston increased its lead in the AL East with a win in the series opener, thanks to some late offense from Rafael Devers.

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Who do the Red Sox have in the pipeline? Get scouting reports, video, stats, projected ETAs and more for Boston's Top 30 Prospects.

by Thomas Harrigan and Matt Kelly
21 Jun 2021 at 12:08pm
Phase 1 of fan voting concludes at 4 p.m. ET on Thursday

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22 Jun 2021 at 6:43pm

by Jordan Horrobin
19 Jun 2021 at 10:05pm
Milestone jack caps pivotal 4-run 5th as Boston evens series against Royals

23 Jun 2021 at 12:50pm
Play Beat the Streak for an opportunity to win the $5.6 million grand prize. Pick up to two players every day. Your picks get a hit, your streak continues; a pick doesn't get a hit, start a new streak. Notch a 57-game streak to break baseball's toughest record -- Joe DiMaggio's legendary 56-game hitting streak -- and win.

Tech News - Views from WIRED
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23 Jun 2021 at 7:40pm
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by Brian Barrett
23 Jun 2021 at 6:46pm

The antivirus pioneer and alleged cryptocurrency scammer was 75 years old.

by Sidney Fussell
23 Jun 2021 at 2:58pm

The managers are accused of selling tech to Libya and Egypt that was used to to identify activists, read private messages, and kidnap, torture, or kill them.

by Gear Team
23 Jun 2021 at 11:48am

A few of our favorite things are still on sale, like laptops, soundbars, air purifiers, and more.

by Swapna Krishna
23 Jun 2021 at 9:00am

If you hate buggy new releases, then you’re just going to have to learn to wait.

by Megan Greenwell
23 Jun 2021 at 9:00am

Megan offers advice for casting your net—because there's no excuse for a hiring pool where everyone looks the same.

by Joe Ray
23 Jun 2021 at 9:00am

Anyday's cooking bowls—and their companion recipes—are meant to help you harness the time-saving power of the microwave you already have in your kitchen.

by Tom Simonite
23 Jun 2021 at 8:00am

The dermatology AI app won approval for use in the EU but not with the FDA, an odd twist on Europe's reputation for tough rules on tech.

by Max G. Levy
23 Jun 2021 at 8:00am

Scale markings reveal that this weird fish's lifespan is double what scientists first estimated. That also means they’re closer to extinction than we thought.

by Arielle Pardes
23 Jun 2021 at 7:00am

As people redefine their relationship to the office, some entrepreneurs see an opportunity to reimagine everything from housing to education.

by Lauren Goode
23 Jun 2021 at 7:00am

From reselling old purchases to shipping new ones more efficiently, Amazon’s shopping model needs improving. These two visionaries have some fresh ideas.

Car Corner
The Car Connection
23 Jun 2021 at 7:46am
Latest news, reviews, and more from around the The Car Connection

by news@thecarconnection.com (Martin Padgett)
23 Jun 2021 at 7:46am
What kind of car is the 2022 Subaru Impreza? What does it compare to? The Impreza anchors the Subaru lineup. The hatchback and sedan elevate the compact-car basics when turbocharged and stickered with “WRX” badges, but here they’re more plain transportation with standard all-wheel drive and excellent value. Rivals include the...

by news@thecarconnection.com (Martin Padgett)
22 Jun 2021 at 10:02am
What kind of car is the 2022 Subaru Ascent? What does it compare to? The 2022 Ascent is Subaru’s largest crossover SUV, with seating for up to eight people and standard all-wheel drive. Rivals include the Kia Telluride, Ford Explorer, and Honda Pilot. Is the 2022 Subaru Ascent a good car? Sold in base, Premium, new Onyx, Limited, and Touring...

by news@thecarconnection.com (Martin Padgett)
21 Jun 2021 at 11:55am
What kind of car is the 2022 Kia Telluride? What does it compare to? The 2022 Kia Telluride three-row crossover SUV seats seven or eight, polishes its top trims with luxury touches, and has captured our Best Car To Buy award and others since it was new in 2020. It’s a rival for cars like the Honda Pilot, Ford Explorer, and its tentmate, the...

by news@thecarconnection.com (Kirk Bell)
19 Jun 2021 at 11:30am
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SCOA, 43 Lafayette Rd, Salisbury, MA (978) 462-2412

The Salisbury Council on Aging Hilton Center is committed to encouraging maximum independence and to improving quality of life. We are here to advocate for you, identify and meet your health, social and cultural needs. We serve as a community focal point offering a variety of interesting health fitness, social and spiritual programming. We are open to all.


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Telephone Reassurance and Friendly Visitor Program

The Salisbury Council on Aging's Telephone Reassurance and Friendly Visitor Program is available for those who don't get out often, are homebound or a bit lonely. The program has a friendly person call or visit several times a month to share conversation, memories and interests. Callers can also make regular phone calls, read, write notes and help with personal correspondence, initiate handcrafts or play games and cards.

The group brings trained volunteers to the homebound elderly and the disabled. Those who are lonely or isolated, as well as those who are sick or frail, but not in need of constant care or medical attention can benefit from socialization and conversation either at home or in a nursing home.

Those interested in the program should call the Salisbury Council on Aging at 978-462-2412.

Current Programs and Weekday Schedule

The SCOA holds various health-related clinics, learning and training classes, craft groups, and activity and game programs. See our newsletter for the current schedule of available activities and their schedules.

Daily Hot Lunch - Served each weekday at 11:20 a.m. at the Hilton Center. The suggested donation is $2 per meal for a person 60 and older. Reservations are a must and should be made two working days in advance. Call 978-462-2412 to register.

Home Delivered Meals - Meals are available for homebound elders. Please call Elder Services of Merrimack Valley at 800-892-0890 extension 490 to make arrangements.

Transportation - The Council on Aging wheelchair accessible van is available to seniors for transport to local appointments. The Van operates Monday, Tuesday from 8:30am to 2:00pm. On Wednesday the Van provides transportation to Market Basket Plaza and Wal-Mart Plaza in Seabrook. Pickup begins @ 9:00am. The cost for shopping is $4.00 donation roundtrip. Confirm pickup time when you call. Call 978-462-2412 to schedule a ride. Reservations must be scheduled at least two working days in advance.

SHINE - Questions on your health or prescription coverage? Our SHINE counselor holds monthly consults. Please call for a private appointment.

Internet Wi-Fi Access - At the Salisbury Council on Aging Hilton Center wireless internet connection is now available ... bring your own laptop if you don't want to use the computers in the Computer Room! We also have a fax machine and copy machine available.

Birthday Party - The third Thursday of every month we have a birthday party for all seniors whose birthday falls in the month. Everybody is invited to help the birthday seniors enjoy the day. Reservations are required, also please notify if you must cancel.

TRIPS - Salisbury Council on Aging has joined forces with Newburyport, Amesbury and Merrimac COA’s to offer you trips and social outings with local pickups and drop-offs. Call us at 978-462-2412 for more information on any future trips being planned.

Call the Council on Aging for more information about any of these programs, 978-462-2412.

The Salisbury Council on Aging is open
Monday - Thursday from 8:00AM - 3:30PM
Friday 8:00AM - 12:30PM

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2019 Novel Coronavirus
21 Jun 2021 at 6:26pm
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is closely monitoring an outbreak of respiratory illness caused by a novel (new) coronavirus first identified in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:32pm
CDC COVID Data Tracker - Cases and Deaths by State

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
COVID-19 vaccines are safe and effective. Millions of people in the United States have received COVID-19 vaccines, and these vaccines will undergo the most intensive safety monitoring in U.S. history. CDC recommends you get a COVID-19 vaccine as soon as you are eligible. Adverse events described on this page have been reported to the Vaccine Adverse Event Reporting System (VAERS).

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
CDC and its partners are monitoring reports of myocarditis and pericarditis in adolescents and young adults after COVID-19 vaccination. We continue to recommend COVID-19 vaccination for individuals 12 years of age and older.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Contact tracing is a key component of controlling transmission of infectious diseases. This document is for CDC country offices, ministries of health, sub-national public health authorities, and other implementing partners in non-US settings. While select adaptations may be relevant for any jurisdiction, the document focuses on adaptations that might be especially useful in low- and middle-income countries.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Because COVID-19 is a new disease with new vaccines, you may have questions about what happens before, during, and after your appointment to get vaccinated. These tips will help you know what to expect when you get vaccinated, what information your provider will give you, and resources you can use to monitor your health after you are vaccinated.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
It is critically important for the nation's COVID-19 pandemic response to understand the genetic diversity, spread, and evolution of SARS-CoV-2, including variant viruses. This guidance for reporting SARS-CoV-2 sequencing will improve that understanding.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
This webpage describes the criteria for and status of cruise ship response plans required for crew disembarkation with commercial travel.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
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23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Forecasts show national and state level cumulative reported and predicted deaths since the beginning of the pandemic. CDC is working with partners to bring together weekly COVID-19 forecasts in one place.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Learn about COVID-19 forecasts and modeling for new cases.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Learn about COVID-19 forecasts and modeling for new hospitalizations.

22 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Federal staffing resources for health departments.

22 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
CDC offers a readiness and planning tool to share ways school administrators can help protect students, staff, and communities, and slow the spread of COVID-19. This tool aligns with the Operational Considerations for Schools for low resource non-US settings.

22 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Food insecurity is a continuing issue during COVID-19. Managers of food pantries and food distribution sites can take prevention measures to reduce the spread of COVID-19 while addressing gaps in food resources.

22 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Health Equity in Action

22 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Coronavirus (COVID-19) Home Page

22 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
Monitor and evaluate wearing masks as a community mitigation strategy for COVID-19 with CDC's action guide.

21 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
States and jurisdictions assess their efforts at vaccinating their community and monitor the percentage of the vaccine supply delivered that has been administered.

21 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
CDC's COVID Data Tracker provides county-level COVID-19 vaccination data in the United States. This site provides an integrated, county view of key data for monitoring the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States. It allows users to explore standardized data

21 Jun 2021 at 12:00am
COVID-19 Contact Tracing Training Guidance and Resources

Social Security Administration Online
Online Services – Social Security Matters
23 Jun 2021 at 10:18am
The Official Blog of Social Security

27 May 2021 at 3:00pm
There’s probably been a time in your life when you’ve wondered, “Can I do this online instead of visiting a Social Security office?” The answer is more than likely yes, and you can find more information about our online services on our website. Online, you can apply for retirement and disability benefits, appeal a decision, […]

20 May 2021 at 3:00pm
Sometimes we need help with or have questions about our online accounts. For your convenience, we want to share some frequently asked questions you may find helpful with your personal my Social Security account needs. What if I forgot my username or password? It happens to all of us on occasion. We can’t remember our username […]

7 May 2021 at 9:43am
Olivia and Liam are once again America’s most popular baby names in 2020. It appears parents chose to stick with the familiar during an unprecedented time. The top three names for both girls – Olivia, Emma, and Ava – and boys – Liam, Noah, and Oliver – remained the same for the second year in […]

1 Apr 2021 at 3:00pm
Your Social Security Statement, available on my Social Security, tells you how much you or your family can expect to receive in disability, survivor, and retirement benefits. We’ve added new fact sheets to accompany the online Statement. These new fact sheets provide clarity and useful information, based on your age group and earnings situation. They […]

17 Mar 2021 at 5:30pm
I want to update you about how things are going at the Social Security Administration. About a year ago, I took the unprecedented step to close our offices to the public. I did this to keep our employees and you—the public we serve—safe.  As we enter year two of the COVID-19 pandemic, vaccines and other […]

21 Jan 2021 at 3:05pm
In March 2020, we temporarily closed all of our Social Security Hearing Offices due to the Coronavirus pandemic and are not offering in-person hearings. During the office closures, we are providing two flexible, safe, and secure hearing options: either a telephone hearing or our new option of an online video hearing. Additional information on both […]

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23 Jun 2021 at 5:35pm
SEABROOK – A former New Hampshire state representative from Seabrook was charged with criminal threatening and ordered to stay away from U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan after police say the man threatened to "assassinate" her earlier this year.


23 Jun 2021 at 11:30am
SALISBURY — Residents concerned about a housing complex proposed on Forest Road got a chance to voice their opposition to the Zoning Board of Appeals at a heated meeting Tuesday night.


23 Jun 2021 at 5:03am
NEWBURYPORT — The City Council unanimously approved a $74.6 million budget for fiscal 2022 on Tuesday after making $372,750 in cuts across several departments.


23 Jun 2021 at 5:04am
SALISBURY — Eight people from as far away as New York City have been summonsed to Newburyport District Court on illegal fireworks charges after a joint operation involving state police and the State Fire Marshal's Office last weekend.



23 Jun 2021 at 5:03am
SALISBURY — The summer solstice has come and gone, and the Salisbury Beach Betterment Association is ready to bring the beach back with a good cleanup on Saturday.


23 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
AMEBSURY — A local man arrested in 2019 after being accused of biting a 4-year-old relative multiple times saw two assault and battery on a child charges dropped Tuesday in Newburyport District Court.


23 Jun 2021 at 5:02am
NEWBURYPORT — As a school year characterized by COVID-19 uncertainties comes to a close, Superintendent Sean Gallagher took a moment Monday night to highlight the district's successes and thank the many people who took on responsibilities far beyond their job…


23 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
AMESBURY — A Lawrence man charged with sexually assaulting a local woman Sunday was ordered held on $1,500 cash bail following his arraignment Monday in Newburyport District Court.


23 Jun 2021 at 4:30am
Once again, Newburyporters responded when tragedy struck others, this time victims of a deadly tornado in Worcester. In this day's newspaper in 1953, a “committee of Newburyport’s hardest workers” were ready to help. Representatives from clubs, merchants association and fraternal…



23 Jun 2021 at 4:30am
NEWBURYPORT — The Newburyport Lions Club recently recognized four recipients of the Melvin Jones Fellowship award, named after the man credited with founding Lions Clubs 100 years ago.



23 Jun 2021 at 4:30am
NEWBURYPORT — Sixteen local and regional watercolorists will exhibit work in “Refresh and Catch the Light,” which will be on view to the public and available for sale from July 27 to Aug. 8.


22 Jun 2021 at 5:03am
AMESBURY — Mayor Kassandra Gove has returned her nomination papers in a bid for reelection.


22 Jun 2021 at 5:05am
AMESBURY — A 40R smart growth overlay district proposed at the corner of Elm Street and Route 110 has grown from 56 units to a potential 230-unit housing development.



22 Jun 2021 at 5:04am
NEWBURYPORT – Emergency personnel rescued two people Saturday morning after their 12-foot Starcraft aluminum boat capsized in the Merrimack River beneath the Gillis Bridge.


22 Jun 2021 at 4:59am
SALISBURY — A Leominster man faces a kidnapping charge after police say he forced another Leominster man into his car Saturday evening and drove him to town to collect a debt.


22 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
NEWBURYPORT — As a year characterized by COVID-19 uncertainties comes to a close, Superintendent Sean Gallagher took a moment Monday to highlight the district's successes and thank the many people who took on responsibilities far beyond their job descriptions.


22 Jun 2021 at 4:30am
On June 22, 1901, the City of Newburyport celebrated the 50th anniversary of its incorporation. It was reported that never before had a city had such a festive appearance. Hundreds of native sons returned, and the main streets were decorated…



22 Jun 2021 at 4:30am
NEWBURYPORT — The Parker River Clean Water Association seeks volunteers to finish spreading stone dust on the Gloria Braunhardt bike and pedestrian trail on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.


22 Jun 2021 at 3:00am
NEWBURYPORT — The deadline for entries has been extended for the 19th annual Greater Newburyport Favorite Poem Project, which will take place during Yankee Homecoming on July 31 at 3 p.m. The deadline is now July 1.


22 Jun 2021 at 3:00am
NEWBURYPORT — Representatives for Link House Inc. and the Amesbury Council on Aging appear Thursday on “The Morning Show” to discuss their efforts to help older adults with mental health issues.



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SEABROOK – A former New Hampshire state representative from Seabrook was charged with criminal threatening and ordered to stay away from U.S. Sen. Maggie Hassan after police say the man threatened to "assassinate" her earlier this year.


23 Jun 2021 at 5:04am
SALISBURY — Eight people from as far away as New York City have been summonsed to Newburyport District Court on illegal fireworks charges after a joint operation involving state police and the State Fire Marshal's Office last weekend.


23 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
AMEBSURY — A local man arrested in 2019 after being accused of biting a 4-year-old relative multiple times saw two assault and battery on a child charges dropped Tuesday in Newburyport District Court.



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NEWBURYPORT – Emergency personnel rescued two people Saturday morning after their 12-foot Starcraft aluminum boat capsized in the Merrimack River beneath the Gillis Bridge.


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SALISBURY — A Leominster man faces a kidnapping charge after police say he forced another Leominster man into his car Saturday evening and drove him to town to collect a debt.


21 Jun 2021 at 5:17pm
NEWBURYPORT — A local doctor accused of violating the federal Controlled Substances Act when he improperly prescribed opioids agreed to pay $12,500 to resolve the matter, according to the U.S. Attorney's Office in Boston.



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NEWBURYPORT — A phalanx of police cruisers and fire engines slowly made its way into the city Thursday afternoon — escorting an 80-pound portion of the World Trade Center destroyed in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks — to Fire Department…


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BOSTON — Gov. Charlie Baker plans to use pandemic relief money to improve water quality in the Merrimack and other rivers, but the fate of his proposal is anything but certain with Beacon Hill leaders feuding over broader control of…


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BOSTON — Vocational schools can set their own admissions policies under new rules approved by state education officials, but advocates say the changes won’t end practices they consider discriminatory.


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BOSTON — Retailers want lawmakers to reject a plan to allow online Lottery sales, saying it would hurt mom-and-pop stores struggling to recover from the pandemic.


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SALEM — In an era when many confrontations between police and the public are on video that can be shown to a jury, the one between Salem Patrolman Ryan Arundel and a homeless man in 2019 named Daniel Jacques, which…


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BOSTON — Police cited thousands of drivers in the past year for violating the state’s new hands-free law, according to newly released data.


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ATLANTA — Tropical Depression Claudette claimed 12 lives in Alabama as the storm swept across the southeastern U.S., causing flash flooding and spurring tornadoes that destroyed dozens of homes.



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The U.S. Army has hidden or downplayed the extent to which its firearms disappear, significantly understating losses and thefts even as some weapons are used in street crimes.


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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is leaving in place the convictions of two men who as members of a white supremacist group participated in a white nationalist rally in Virginia in 2017 that turned violent.



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Triton boys lacrosse is enjoying a historic spring season, and now the Vikings are farther than they’ve ever been before in the state tournament and only one win away from capturing their first sectional title in program history.



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The Newburyport boys and girls lacrosse teams put on a clinic at James T. Stehlin Field on Monday, sweeping their tournament doubleheader in dominant fashion to set up another twin bill at home on Wednesday.



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NEWBURYPORT — Monday was the kind of day Jax Budgell dreamed about when he transferred back to his hometown school this past summer.


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22 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Amesbury - Cecile Ouellet (née Proulx) passed away January 8, 2020. She was a lifelong resident of Amesbury, Mass. As the story goes, Cecile entered this world on her family's dining room table just days before Christmas of 1926. She was the second of five children born to Clovis and Rose Proulx. In her 93 years, Cecile gave endless love to her family, friends, and community. Cecile's giving spirit and contagious laugh will always be remembered. The family is so happy to announce that a memorial Mass will be Celebrated in honor of Cecile on Monday, June 28, 2021, at 10 a.m., at St. Joseph Church of the Holy Family Parish, 2 School Street, Amesbury. It would be Cecile's wish for everyone attending the service to wear BRIGHT COLORS. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury.



22 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Salisbury - Maureen E. (Mulligan) Bertrand, 72, of Salisbury, died Saturday, June 12, 2021, at Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston. Born in Newburyport on June 3, 1949, she was one of six children of the late John C. and Ruth E. (Gile) Mulligan. She was a graduate of Newburyport High School and had been a customer service representative for Apria Health Care, a home medical equipment provider. Although she treasured spending time with her family, she always found time to play bingo, exercise and travel with her sister. She will be lovingly remembered by her son, Brian Souther; a brother Richard LaPierre of San Diego, Calif.; two sisters, Carole Hall of Salisbury and Sandra Fernandez of Methuen; six grandchildren, Joshua, Aleigh and Briana Souther, Kayla Melvin, Jenna Erickson and Shawn Eaton; also several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by three sons, Christopher, Keith, and Norman A. Souther III; and two brothers, John Mulligan and Ronald LaPierre. Relatives and friends are invited to attend calling hours on July 10, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Highland Chapel of Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury, immediately followed by a memorial service at 12 p.m. Burial will be in Long Hill Cemetery in Salisbury where she will join her predeceased sons. The family would appreciate donations in her memory to be made to St. Jude Children's Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105.



22 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Newbury - Martin A. Hamilton, Sr., of Rolfes Lane, Amesbury, MA, passed away peacefully on Saturday, June 20, 2021. He was the husband of the late Alice A. (Crooks) Hamilton. He was born on November 5, 1930 in Boston, MA, son of the late Wesley D. and Gladys (Sabean) Hamilton. Martin served six years as a U.S. Navy Veteran during the Korean War. He was later employed as both a butcher and an electrician. For many years he enjoyed acting and singing at the Amesbury Playhouse. He is survived by his sons, Martin, Jr., Bruce, Brian, and Timothy Hamilton; daughter, Tamara Faulkingham, adopted daughters, Lauri Wood and Lynne Twombly; a stepson, James Cook; several foster children, grandchildren; great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by stepchildren Theresa Hennessey and Richard Cook. Funeral Service will be on Friday, June 25, 2021 at 11 a.m., at F. S. Roberts & Son Funeral Home, 14 Independent Street, Rowley, MA. Burial will be private. To light a memorial candle or to leave condolences, please visit www.fsrobertsandson.com



22 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Amesbury - "Walls for the wind, and a roof for the rain, and drinks beside the fire—laughter to cheer you and those you love near you, and all that your heart may desire!" Nancy E. (Flynn) Dolan, 87, of Amesbury, and formerly of Peabody and Salem, passed peacefully Saturday morning with her family by her side at the High Pointe Hospice House in Haverhill following a brief illness. She was the devoted wife of the late Robert J. Dolan with whom she shared over 68 years of marriage. Born in Salem, she was the daughter of the late James and Louise (Casey) Flynn, she was raised and educated in Salem and was a graduate of St. James High School, class of 1951. Upon her marriage to Robert, she moved to Peabody and lived there for over 48 years. She has spent the last 20 years living in Amesbury. Nancy was employed for over 40 years as an administrative assistant with the United States Federal Government for the FAA and IRS before retiring in 1999. In her retirement, she enjoyed traveling, bowling, and did volunteer work for the meals on wheels program in Amesbury. While living in Peabody, the Dolan family was known to have several pool parties for the neighbors, family, and friends. Her favorite activity though was spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren and sharing in all their endeavors. She will be dearly missed by all. Nancy is survived by her loving children, Paul and his wife Sara Dolan of Amesbury, Cheryl Dolan and her husband Jim DeWolf of Merrimac, Beth Dolan, Linda and her husband Bob Birmingham, and Julie Dolan, all of Amesbury; and is also survived by her devoted nine grandchildren, Mike and Dan Dolan, Liz and Brendan DeWolf, Kim, Colleen, and Bobby Liffers, and Patrick and Brian Birmingham; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by her three brothers and sister, Donald, James, and William Flynn, and Louise Brennan. Following cremation, visiting hours will be held on Friday from 9 to 11:45 a.m. at the Conway, Cahill-Brodeur Funeral Home, 82 Lynn St., Peabody, followed by her funeral Mass at 12 p.m. at St. Ann's Church, Peabody, to which relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend. Burial will be in Cedar Grove, Peabody. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made in her name to American Lung Association, 460 Totten Pond Road, Suite 400, Waltham, MA 02451-1991, or at www.lungusa.org. For directions and online obituary, visit www.ccbfuneral.com.



22 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Salisbury - Ann R. St. Cyr, 86, longtime Salisbury resident, passed away Sunday evening, June 20, 2021, at Portsmouth Regional Hospital with her loving family at her side. She was the wife of the late Charles A. St. Cyr, to whom she was married for 52 years. Born in Boston, Mass., on December 8, 1934, she was the daughter of the late John J. and Louise (McGlew) Ploski. Ann was a graduate of Newburyport High School, class of 1952, and a graduate of UMass Lowell, class of 1956. She was an elementary and music teacher at Salisbury Memorial School, and later went to work at Western Electric. She was the founder and original owner of St. Cyr's Pool Center, which is still owned and operated by family, and retired to care for her grandchildren and parents. Ann was also a member of the Daughters of Isabella. A talented musician who could play 17 instruments, her passion for music followed her throughout her life; she started the first marching band during her time at Salisbury Memorial School. Ann was an amazing cook, who took great pride in hosting many large gatherings with family and friends—truly believing "the more the merrier," her home was always open to all. Her creativity did not stop there, as sewing and knitting was also a passion and talent of hers. She shared her talents in several craft fairs with one of her dear friends. Traveling, skiing and camping were always a favorite of Ann's, especially with her family. Ann and Charlie created a little slice of heaven for their family at a cabin in Vanceboro, Maine, in the 1960s; many generations still enjoy visiting the cabin every year. Ann's greatest love was her beautiful family. She is survived by her children; three sons: Charles K. "Chuck" St. Cyr and companion Lisa Doran (Salisbury, Mass.), John St. Cyr and wife Barbara (Rye, N.H.), James St. Cyr and wife Jackie (Kensington, N.H.); two daughters: Ann-Marie St. Cyr-Rolfe and husband James (Salisbury, Mass.), Mary-Beth St. Cyr (Salisbury, Mass.), and "adopted" daughter Wendy Kimball (Salisbury, Mass).; her grandchildren: Brandon Jones and wife Kristin, Gregory Jones, Mikayla St. Cyr-Veader, Erika Boyd, Kiana Rolfe, Joshua Rolfe, Danielle St. Cyr, Johnna St. Cyr and fiancé Matt, Matthew Veader, Stephen Cavallaro and wife Kirstyn, Daniel Cavallaro and wife Hannah, Ryan Cavallaro and fiancée Brianna, Nicholas Cavallaro, Jay Cavallaro, Nathan Preston and wife Sarah; her great-grandchildren: Ashley, Kiley, Kayden, Joel, Landon, Madison, Beatrice, Ryan Jr., Brendan, JJ, Elizabeth, Kayleigh, Nathan Jr. and Owen; brother-in-law Willard St. Cyr and wife Lou; and many cousins, friends and extended family. With Ann, everyone was welcomed and treated as family. Visiting hours will be held Friday, June 25, 2021, from 4 to 7 p.m., at the Highland Chapel of Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury. Funeral services will be Saturday, June 26, 2021, at 10 a.m., at the funeral home, followed by burial at St. Joseph Cemetery, Amesbury.



20 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Raymond - John T. "Chip" Sheehan, age 65, of Raymond, N.H., passed peacefully Thursday afternoon, June 10, 2021, with his wife and children by his side, at the Leonard Florence Center for Living in Chelsea, Mass., after a five-year struggle with complications of a rare tick bite, which caused Powassan Virus, paralyzing his entire body. The second child of five, he was born in Norwood, Massachusetts, on November 8, 1955, to the late John T. Sheehan and Eileen (Costello) Sheehan Hurley. He grew up in Merrimac, Mass., attended Pentucket Regional High School in West Newbury, and graduated from Whittier Vocational Technical School in Haverhill. Since he was a young child, Chip has always loved to work with his hands. In his early teens, he worked on a farm where he drove a team of horses, assisted in birthing calves and performed other farm jobs. As he grew older, he found his love for woodworking and masonry. Eventually he had his own business in masonry, but moved to exclusively woodworking, contracting, building, renovations, etc. He built their home in Raymond, N.H., where he and his beloved wife, Cindy, raised their three children. He was extremely proud of his children's accomplishments and was their greatest supporter. Chip and Cindy loved boating together on their speed boat, enjoying excursions to Gloucester, Salem, Marblehead, the Isle of Shoals and Kennebunk. That is where they found peace, especially after the death of their youngest son, Bryan. The memories of a life well lived and well loved, will forever remain with his wife, Cynthia L. "Cindy" (Spalding) Sheehan; his son, John T. "JT" Sheehan and wife Auralie; his daughter, Bevin E. Sheehan; his two grandchildren who brought him such joy, Owen and Liliana Sheehan; his two sisters, Linda Worthen and husband Bill; and Jodi-Ann Maguire and husband Tim; along with his nieces and nephews, extended family, dear friends, and colleagues. In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by his son, Bryan R. Sheehan, Sgt., USMC, who died March 6, 2011, and his two brothers, Charlie and Marty. A Celebration of Life will be held a later date and will be announced by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 36 West Main Street, Merrimac, MA.



20 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Salisbury - Autumn Andrée Lever, 31, passed away on June 9, 2021, surrounded by family, due to complications of Guillain-Barre Syndrome. Autumn was born on June 28, 1989, in Newburyport, Mass. She graduated from Triton Regional High School in 2007 and went on to study Business Management at North Shore Community College and Southern New Hampshire University. Autumn was a talented bartender, showcasing her skills at Master McGrath's, Tuscan Kitchen, and Family's; most recently, Autumn worked as bar manager at June Cork Pub. Autumn was beloved by all, becoming family with fellow employees and patrons alike. Autumn was a devoted Bruins fan, rarely missing a game or an opportunity to share her enthusiasm. Autumn will be remembered for her feisty, passionate, and giving personality, always striving to accomplish her goals, and taking advantage of adventures that came her way. Danielle will miss hearing, "Linda, you're not listening to me!" on a regular basis. Autumn's legacy will live on forever in the hearts of those she touched. If you were lucky enough to know Autumn, you were lucky enough. Autumn is survived by her loving parents, Danielle Twomey and Ron Lever; her step-mother, Tina Lever; her siblings, Joseph Mammola, Alexis Lever, and Hannah Lever; her grandparents, Ron Lever, and Denyse and Jim Nolan (who affectionately referred to Autumn as "Ladybug" and "Poopsie"); her nana, Catherine Mammola; her great-grandmother, Minerva MacInnes. She is the beloved niece of Stephen and Denise Twomey, Jason Twomey, Jim and Kara Nolan, and Eric and Kim Lever. She'll also be missed dearly by her rescue pup, Roxi. In addition, Autumn is survived by numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins, as well as a wealth of extended family and friends who loved her dearly. Autumn was predeceased by her grandmother, Carol Elbert, as well as her treasured dog, Tucker. The family would like to thank RNs Amy and Kayla, of Lahey Hospital & Medical Center – Burlington's ICU, for their care and compassion. In lieu of flowers, the family asks for donations in Autumn's name to Pound on the Hill Animal Rescue (www.poundonthehill.org). Family, friends, and others whose lives Autumn touched are invited to Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, 811 Lafayette Road, Hampton, NH 03842 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. on Saturday, June 26, followed immediately by a celebration of Autumn's life at 12 p.m. Please visit www.RemickGendron.com to view Autumn's memorial website, sign her tribute wall or for directions.


20 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Byfield - David Jackson, age 62, of Byfield, formerly of Amesbury, passed peacefully at Penacook Place Nursing Home in Haverhill on Monday evening June 14, 2021. Born in Winthrop, Decermber 20, 1958, he was one of seven children of the late Austin and Marie (Redman) Jackson. Among the various jobs he had throughout his life, Dave truly enjoyed being a used car salesman. He leaves behind three sisters and two brothers, along with nieces, nephews, and extended family, and was predeceased by a brother. By his request, there will be no services. Arrangements were by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 334 Main Street, Haverhill, MA.



20 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Amesbury - After a courageous battle with cancer, Allan (Al) Wilson, 71, of Amesbury, Mass., passed away peacefully at the Kaplan Family Hospice Home on Tuesday, June 15, 2021. Al leaves behind "his girls;" devoted wife, Bonnie and loving daughter, Lauren. He also leaves behind his brother, Robert Wilson and wife Susan of Cranford, N.J.; mother and father-in-law, Mary and Robert Spellman of South Yarmouth, Mass.; and brother and sister-in-law Thomas Spellman and Suzanne Vliet of Bourne, Mass.; as well as many nieces, nephews, and dear friends. Al's zest for life, eclectic taste in music, and kindness touched everyone he met. "Big Al" genuinely cared for and was interested in others. He always wanted to hear about you, rather than talk about himself and could bring the party and laughter wherever he went! Al was born on September 12, 1949, to his proud parents, Robert and Ann Wilson in Elizabeth, N.J. Shortly after graduating from Cranford High School in 1968, he enlisted in the U.S. Navy where he traveled the Mediterranean. Following his honorable discharge in 1971, he continued his travels, which brought him around the world. Al was an amazing storyteller and would often share stories about his adventures over a G&T. Al's love of music was contagious. He was a percussionist his whole life and you could often find him with his drum sticks at the kitchen counter. Right up until the end, he was able to play weekly at church. When he wasn't sitting behind a drum set, you could find Al volunteering at Camp Sunshine, working in his beautiful yard, or on the "Capey Beach" with his family. Al proudly worked for SunSetter Awnings for more than a decade. Prior to SunSetter, Al worked for Bose, which tied into his love for music. Visitation will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 23, 2021, in the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home – Crematory, 811 Lafayette Rd., Hampton, NH 03842. A celebration of Al's life will be held on Thursday, June 24, at 10:30 a.m. at Main Street Congregational Church, 145 Main St., Amesbury, MA 01913. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations in his honor be made to Camp Sunshine, 35 Acadia Rd., Casco, ME 04015 or to the Music Ministry of Main Street Congregational Church in Amesbury, MA. Please visit www.RemickGendron.com to view Al's memorial website, to sign his tribute wall and for additional information.



20 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Newburyport - Robert James Mannix, age 80, lifelong resident of Newburyport, passed at Salem Hospital on Wednesday afternoon, June 16, 2021, after a period of declining health. Born in Newburyport, August 15, 1940, he was one of four children of the late Timothy J. and Maria (Comeau) Mannix. Bob was a graduate of the Immaculate Conception School, then continued his education, graduating from Leicester College in Massachusetts. Bob was a proud veteran, enlisting in the United States Army on April 6, 1965, and serving as a Medic stationed in Hawaii until his honorable discharge on November 6, 1966. Bob had a longtime career as an Inspector for the Massachusetts Registry of Motor Vehicles and had also been a State Trooper for several years. In his spare time he loved to keep a vegetable garden and meticulously care for his expansive yard. He also enjoyed playing the lottery and gambling at the casinos, but his greatest joy came from time spent with his family and friends. Bob was a kind, loving, generous man who will be sorely missed. He leaves behind his two sisters, Deanna M. Ousler and Margaret M. Spils; his beloved nieces and nephews, Nicole, Heidi, Kristen, Carol, Deanna, George III, Conrad, Daniel, and Gregory, along with his close friend Brian Wise and many others. In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by his brother, Joseph E. Mannix, who died July 25, 2018. Visiting hours will be held Thursday, June 24, 2021, from 4 to 7 p.m. At the Elliott, Woodworth & Rogers Family Funeral Home, 35 Green Street, Newburyport. A funeral Mass will be held Friday, June 25, 2021, at 10:30 a.m. at the Immaculate Conception Church, 42 Green Street, Newburyport, followed by burial in St. Mary's Cemetery, Newburyport, where he will be laid to rest with his parents and his brother.



17 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Seabrook Beach - Robert V. Pace Sr., 87, of Seabrook Beach, passed away peacefully on Monday, November 9, 2020. He was born in Newburyport, June 3, 1933, a son of the late Isaia and Camilla (Macolato) Pace. Bob was predeceased by his beloved wife Mary L (Leslie) Pace who died on August 16, 2019. Bob grew up in Newburyport and Haverhil. He graduated from Northeastern University in 1956 with a Bachelor's Degree in Business. He met the love of his life, Mary Leslie in 1955 and they were married on June 1, 1957. After college, Bob spent 3 years in the U.S. Navy as a Supply Officer. After the Navy, he became a CPA and worked as a public accountant with Arthur Young & Co for 10 years. He then joined Goodwin Law Firm of Boston, formerly Goodwin, Procter & Hoar as their Chief Financial Officer, retiring in 1999 after over 30 years of service. He was a member of the Massachusetts Society of CPAs, the American Institute of CPAs, and the American Legal Association. Bob and Mary spent their summers at Seabrook Beach before making Seabrook their permanent home in 1988. They traveled often and loved spending their winters in Naples, Fla. Bob was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was also an avid sports fan who enjoyed following the fortunes of the Boston sports teams. Most of all, he was totally involved in the lives of his children. Whether coaching Little League or being there for other activities, he loved his children and grandchildren above all else. He is survived by sons, Robert Pace, Jr. and his wife Valerie of Hampton, NH and Richard Pace and his wife, Frances of Windsor, CT, his daughter Ann Marie Pace and her husband, William Sullivan of Scotts Valley, CA and his grandchildren, Michael and Christopher Pace, Thomas and Daniel Sullivan, Felicia Kubicki and Katelyn and Richard Ryan. He also leaves his sister, Dolores White of Newburyport, and many nieces and nephews. In addition to Mary, he was predeceased by sisters, Frances Gouldthorpe, Gloria Gagalis, Norma Szymczycha and Theresa Tessimond. Services were delayed due to the pandemic but have now been scheduled. Visitation will be Thursday, June 24 from 5 to 7 p.m. in the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home - Crematory, 811 Lafayette Rd., Hampton, NH. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11 a.m. on Friday, June 25 at the St. Elizabeth Church, 1 Lowell St., Seabrook Beach, NH. Burial will be private. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Center, 72 East Concord St. – Robinson 7800, Boston, MA 02118, or online at bu.edu/alzresearch/about-us/how-to-donate/. Please visit www.RemickGendron.com to view Bob's memorial website, to sign his tribute wall and for additional information.



16 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Amesbury - Timothy D. Hibbard, Jr., 64, of Amesbury, passed away suddenly June 4, 2021. He was born in Beverly, November 27, 1956 son of the late Timothy D. Hibbard and JoAnne E. (Zollo) Coppola. Tim graduated from Danvers High School in 1974 and was employed by Carparts Distribution in Plaistow, NH. He was an avid Nascar fan and well-respected employee and will be missed. He leaves his sister Claire Akey of Long Beach, Calif., niece, Rebecca Bakker and two nephews, Christian and Matthew Akey. Private services will be held at the convenience of the family. Arrangements are by the Remick & Gendron Funeral Home-Crematory, Hampton, NH 03842. Please visit www.RemickGendron.com to view Tim's memorial website or to sign his triubute wall.



16 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Salisbury - Gary Kitchin passed away on December 15, 2020 after a long battle of with diabetes. Gary was born on October 19, 1948, middle son of Lucille and Marlin Kitchin of Amesbury. Gary leaves behind his two brothers, Pudgy Kitchin of Amesbury and Kevin Kitchin of Acton, Maine. Gary graduated from Amesbury High School in 1966 where he proudly played defensive lineman for the football team. Gary was married to his late wife Deborah for over 40 years and is survived by his three sons that he was very proud of, Kyle of Sebastian, Fla., Keith of Scarborough, ME and Kevin of Manchester, NH. He leaves behind three grandchildren, Emily and Cooper of Florida, and Griffin of Manchester, NH. Gary worked heavy equipment for most of his life and was very proud of his work on the BIG DIG in Boston when he worked for Modern Continental. Gary was passionate about cars and tinkering with them in his happy place, the garage. He and his son Kyle built a 1966 Shelby Cobra Kit Car from start to finish and he was really proud of that. Gary was a big fan of football, playing in high school and college and also part time coaching the Amesbury JETS while his sons were playing. He loved his New England Sports, especially watching the Patriots every Sunday. Gary was a huge fan of history, especially WWII. He loved his dogs Nellie, Pinto, Sadie, Peanut and Papi. He treated them with such love and always put them first. Gary Kitchin loved his family and they loved him, he will be missed. Were by the E.V. Jutras & Sons Funeral Home in Amesbury.



16 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Naples - Gerald F. Duggan, age 77 of Naples, Fla, passed away peacefully on June 3, 2021 at his home with his loving family around Him. He was the son of the late Arthur J. and Stella A. (McGlew) Duggan. He married his High School sweetheart Catherine (Cathy McLaughlin) and they had three children, Gerry Jr. (wife Erica) Mandy, (husband Keith Kiernan) and Brett (wife Sonya), five beautiful grandchildren, Amy and Sean Duggan, Catherine and Grace Kiernan and Arthur Duggan. He also leaves his dear sister Denise (husband Joseph Callahan) and many nieces and nephews. Gerry was born and raised in Newburyport. He graduated from Newburyport High School and the University of New Hampshire with a BA in Microbiology. While in College He joined the Army ROTC cadet program and earned a fixed wing pilots license. After graduation, he went on to proudly serve His country in the Army Medical Service Corp flying Medivac helicopters in Viet Nam. Then went on to teach flight training at Ft. Walters Texas. Gerry spent the rest of his career in the Medical Divisions of the Plastics Industry, primarily as VP of worldwide Marketing and Sales. Upon retirement, while living in Andover, He and his wife Cathy traveled widely through Europe and the Caribbean and then 20 years ago, made their home in Naples Florida. Gerry volunteered at Naples Community Hospital for many years and was very active in the Naples Veterans Association and help create dog training classes so that other veterans could have greater access to service dogs. His faithful canine friend of nine years, Lilly, among them. He enjoyed the sights, sounds and camaraderie of the Naples Heritage Golf and Country Club golf course even more than the game itself! Gerry had a great sense of humor, tremendous honor and loyalty and He will be dearly missed by his loved ones. A private funeral Mass and interment in the family plot at Saint Mary's Cemetery, Newburyport, will be held at a later date. A very special Thank You to the Avow Hospice of Collier County for the tremendous loving care he was given in his waning months.



15 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Ruskin - Beverly A. (Hunt) Champey Cabral, 90, longtime resident of Ruskin, Florida, passed on January 6, 2020, at St. Joseph Hospital South in Riverview, Fla., just two days after her husband's passing. She was the beloved wife of the late Gilbert P. Cabral and the late Rudolph Champey Born in Newburyport, Massachusetts, on November 10, 1929, she was one of five children of the late Forrest E. and Elsie M. (Felch) Hunt, and was a graduate of Amesbury High School. Bev worked at Raytheon at the old Lowell plant for 35 years in various positions, lastly as a missile control repair coordinator, retiring in 1991. Bev and Gill retired to Florida, enjoying all the amenities of senior living at Riverside in Ruskin, Fla., a marina and golf club. When not spending time on the golf course or bowling, she enjoyed knitting as well as socializing with their friends. Bev leaves behind a lifetime of wonderful memories to her step-children, Ronald G. Cabral of Manchester, N.H., Linda S. Savard of Little River, S.C., Paul M. Cabral of Chesterfield, Va., and Jennifer M. Goode of Chelmsford, Mass.; seven step-grandchildren; her sister, Sandra Hunt of Ontario, Canada; several generations of nieces and nephews, extended family members, and dear friends. She was predeceased by her siblings, Frank Hunt, Elsie Ruth Hunt, and Forrest E. Hunt Jr. Private graveside services will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, Seabrook, New Hampshire, where Bev and Gil will be laid to rest eternally. Arrangements are by Paul C. Rogers Family Funeral Home, 2 Hillside Avenue, Amesbury, MA.


15 Jun 2021 at 5:00pm
Newburyport - Paul James Matthews, 95, a resident of Newburyport, died Monday morning June 14, 2021 at Port Healthcare Center in Newburyport. He was born on January 26, 1926, in Newburyport, Mass., to the late James and Mary Matthews. Paul was raised in Newburyport and was a graduate of Newburyport High School. He was inducted into the U.S. Army in 1944 and served our country proudly, receiving the Purple Heart and two Bronze Battle Stars during WWII. Following his service Paul was employed for many years as a Program Designer at the Portsmouth Naval Shipyard until his retirement. Paul was predeceased by his loving wife Christine K. (Kotopoulis) Matthews in July 2020; he is survived by his cousin, Byron and Helen Matthews; sister-in-law, Joanne Matthews and son Peter Matthews; nephew, Joey and niece Dale Spaulding, and god-children Alex Souleotis and Christine Ray. Family and friends are invited to his graveside service with military honors at Westlawn Cemetery in Lowell, Mass., at 10 a.m., on Friday, June 18, 2021. The Twomey, LeBlanc, & Conte Funeral Home, 193 High St., Newburyport, MA 01950 is assisting Mr. Matthews' family with his funeral arrangements. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made in Paul's name to Harborside Hospice, 241 Winter St., Haverhill, MA 01830. To offer online condolences please visit www.tlcfuneralhome.com.


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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm
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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm

Draw ID: 968

Winning Numbers: 22-28-33-38-43 Lucky Ball: 17

Next Draw Date: 06/24/2021 Thursday

Jackpot Winners: None

Estimated Top Prize: $1,000

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Draw ID: 5878

Winning Numbers: 1-10-20-24-26

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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm

Draw ID: 2514

Winning Numbers: 1-26-48-51-59 Mega Ball: 25 Megaplier: 4

Current Jackpot: $40 million

Next Draw Date: 06/25/2021 Friday

Jackpot Winners: None

Estimated Jackpot: $34.9 million

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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm

Draw ID: 3940

Winning Numbers: 6-12-13-21-27-37 ST Doubler: 1

Current Jackpot: $2.06 million

Next Draw Date: 06/23/2021 Wednesday

Jackpot Winners: None

Estimated Jackpot: $1.88 million

Estimated Cash Option: $2.2 million

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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm

Draw ID: 1188

Winning Numbers: 4-22-35-38-39 Powerball: 20 Powerplay: 2

Current Jackpot: $52.5 million

Next Draw Date: 06/23/2021 Wednesday

Jackpot Winners: None

Estimated Jackpot: $44.9 million

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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm

Draw ID: 20560

Winning Numbers: 4-7-7-0

Next Draw Date: 06/23/2021 Wednesday

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Exact 4: $5,123

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23 Jun 2021 at 7:44pm

Draw ID: 20561

Winning Numbers: 8-3-2-9

Next Draw Date: 06/24/2021 Thursday

Payouts:

Exact 4: $6,319

Exact 3: $885

Exact 2: $76

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WASHINGTON – Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is impeding the confirmation of James Kvaal, President Joe Biden’s pick to head higher-education policy at the Education Department, to secure commitments on student loan reforms, according to people familiar with the matter. Warren’s strategy is creating tensions among Democrats who see Kvaal’s leadership as key to executing Biden’s […]

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23 Jun 2021 at 1:35pm

Federal prosecutors say a former emergency room doctor at Vermont's largest hospital has agreed to plead guilty to a variety of state and federal charges after police found hidden cameras in a hospital bathroom with hundreds of images of hospital employees

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23 Jun 2021 at 1:21pm

"It was taken by a drunk friend, and I do not feel that was right. SORRY."

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23 Jun 2021 at 1:13pm

Wyoming Sen. Cynthia Lummis backed out of a scheduled appearance set for this Thursday. Her office said she postponed to work before the upcoming Senate recess.

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23 Jun 2021 at 11:56am

Adam Haddad was caught on surveillance video using mallets, sledgehammers, and pieces of wood to intentionally dent five vehicles.

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23 Jun 2021 at 11:00am

Ira Grayson, 35, of Manchester, N.H. has been charged with murder.

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Eric Adams has a significant lead in the New York City mayor’s race thanks to his support from a traditional Democratic coalition of unions and Black and Latino voters.

23 Jun 2021 at 6:55pm
Under ranked-choice voting, it is mathematically possible for the second- and third-place finishers in Tuesday’s Democratic primary to overtake the front-runner — but it will be tough.

23 Jun 2021 at 3:15pm
Mr. Adams, a moderate Democrat whose campaign focused on crime and public safety, has a long history in New York politics and has faced scrutiny over his ethics.

23 Jun 2021 at 6:57pm
The decision set new limits on disciplining students for off-campus speech but did not totally bar administrators from doing so.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:33pm
The case concerned a unique state regulation allowing labor representatives to meet with farm workers at their workplaces for up to three hours a day for as many as 120 days a year.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:35pm
The mere flight of a person suspected of a minor crime, without more, does not allow police officers to enter homes without warrants, the court said.

23 Jun 2021 at 7:01pm
President Biden’s announcement propelled the White House into the debate on violent crime in U.S. cities. Here’s the latest from Washington.

23 Jun 2021 at 7:08pm
The move comes as Vice President Kamala Harris plans to visit the southwest border on Friday.

23 Jun 2021 at 7:08pm
Backers of the elections bill hope Republican obstruction will lead to a change in Senate rules, but Democratic holdouts remain firm.

23 Jun 2021 at 6:44pm
A committee took its first vote in the early afternoon, advancing a bill that would increase the money companies pay government agencies when getting some mergers approved.

23 Jun 2021 at 3:48pm
The report, produced by a G.O.P.-led committee in the State Senate, exposes false claims made about the 2020 election by Trump allies in Michigan and other states.

23 Jun 2021 at 7:01pm
The singer gave a passionate speech about her conservatorship, saying she wanted to end the arrangement. Follow along with updates from the hearing.

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23 Jun 2021 at 7:35am
Soccer officials told Germany it couldn't display rainbow-colored lights in a stadium hosting a match against Hungary -- which just passed a law seen by critics as discriminating against the LGBTQ community. Germans didn't take no for an answer: Several public buildings, including a municipal building in Munich, displayed rainbow flags and fans streamed into the Germany-Hungary match waving rainbow flags in support of LGBTQ rights.


23 Jun 2021 at 7:35am
Biden’s visits to Mississippi and Tennessee come as health experts warn that young people in the South are increasingly being hospitalized and concerns over the delta variant grow.


23 Jun 2021 at 6:34am
The antivirus-software developer faced tax-evasion charges in the United States.


23 Jun 2021 at 4:19am
It was unclear how many civilians were killed in the airstrike, as well as who ordered it.


23 Jun 2021 at 2:17am
E.U. leaders warn that they will sue Hungary if it goes forward with the measure.


23 Jun 2021 at 1:30am
The emotional closure of the newspaper, which attracted dozens of supporters, reflects a dizzying loss of freedoms in Hong Kong.


23 Jun 2021 at 1:25am
The incident was either the sharpest escalation in Russia-NATO tensions in years or a manufactured outrage, depending on who was talking.


23 Jun 2021 at 12:38pm
The 60-year-old hard-line cleric is a close confidant of Iran's supreme leader.


23 Jun 2021 at 11:53am
A Pew survey of 17 advanced economies found that the coronavirus pandemic did not foster unity in wealthy countries, with some exceptions in Asia and the Pacific.


23 Jun 2021 at 10:26am
Roma community members are calling for an investigation, but police say that drugs, not the police, caused the man’s death.


23 Jun 2021 at 8:19am
The Tokyo Olympics are on course to take place this summer. Here’s a complete guide to the Games.


23 Jun 2021 at 8:16am
One ex-employee of an Amazon warehouse in Scotland told ITV News that workers were expected to get rid of an estimated 130,000 items a week.


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23 Jun 2021 at 5:22pm
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23 Jun 2021 at 5:20pm

Authorities said the cause of death was being investigated.

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23 Jun 2021 at 4:43pm

WASHINGTON – Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., is impeding the confirmation of James Kvaal, President Joe Biden’s pick to head higher-education policy at the Education Department, to secure commitments on student loan reforms, according to people familiar with the matter. Warren’s strategy is creating tensions among Democrats who see Kvaal’s leadership as key to executing Biden’s […]

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23 Jun 2021 at 3:48pm

“I’m ashamed that it became a savage display of violence that day.”

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23 Jun 2021 at 3:33pm

"So what is wrong with understanding ... the country which we are here to defend?" Gen. Mark Milley asked the House Armed Services Committee.

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23 Jun 2021 at 2:22pm

"We watched the sun go down. We watched the sun come up ... I was just screaming for help most of the time."

The post ‘I just prayed’: Tubing accident survivor recalls clinging for her life for 20 hours appeared first on Boston.com.



23 Jun 2021 at 2:03pm

The variant is gaining traction worldwide. But vaccines are driving down coronavirus case numbers in the U.S., and it’s unclear whether Delta will reverse that trend.

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23 Jun 2021 at 1:52pm

A lawsuit against America’s largest sandwich chain has raised questions about America’s most popular canned fish. We tried to answer one: Is Subway selling tuna?

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23 Jun 2021 at 1:13pm

Wyoming Sen. Cynthia Lummis backed out of a scheduled appearance set for this Thursday. Her office said she postponed to work before the upcoming Senate recess.

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23 Jun 2021 at 10:05am

“The best way to protect the children is to bring the level of virus circulation in the community down.”

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22 Jun 2021 at 3:41pm

The economist Emily Oster offers loads of data-driven advice about children and COVID-19. Many parents live by her words. Others say she’s dangerous.

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21 Jun 2021 at 10:22pm
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21 Jun 2021 at 10:20pm

“I was outside, in the open air. I hadn’t left the plane; the plane had left me.”

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21 Jun 2021 at 11:41am

The door to European destinations keeps cracking open for Americans – and in some cases, has been wide open for weeks already. But even as coronavirus-era border restrictions continue to fall, travelers shouldn’t expect their trips to be anything like pre-pandemic visits. “We’re thrilled that the E.U. is once again welcoming Americans, but ‘open’ does […]

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21 Jun 2021 at 9:07am

The last message that Beccy Serou received from her daughter was ominous: “In a car with a stranger. I hope I’m not being abducted.” Four days later, Catherine Serou, a 34-year-old former Marine who had moved to Russia in 2019 to study law at the Lobachevsky University in Nizhny Novgorod, was found dead. According to […]

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19 Jun 2021 at 5:28pm

“We know that Taiwan has faced unfair challenges."

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16 Jun 2021 at 6:20pm

Call it sunglasses diplomacy.

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13 Jun 2021 at 9:01pm

Naftali Bennett, a former ally of Netanyahu turned rival, became prime minister after the 60-59 vote.

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10 Jun 2021 at 7:13pm

“Imagine if Congress was as outraged by what Palestinians endure daily."

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10 Jun 2021 at 2:09pm

WASHINGTON – A group of 12 Jewish Democratic lawmakers, including Massachusetts Congressman Jake Auchincloss, slammed Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., over a tweet she wrote that seemed to equate the actions of the United States and Israel with Hamas and the Taliban, calling it “offensive” and demanding she “clarify” her words. The tension is the latest […]

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10 Jun 2021 at 12:57pm

The wife of Mexican drug kingpin Joaquin “El Chapo” Guzman has pleaded guilty to charges in the U.S. that alleged she helped her husband run his multibillion-dollar criminal empire

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7 Jun 2021 at 1:56pm

"The costs to these workers is immense, and the costs to those societies is even higher."

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23 Jun 2021 at 6:32pm
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23 Jun 2021 at 6:32pm
Life expectancy fell by nearly two years between 2018 and 2020, largely due to COVID-19. Declines were most pronounced among minority groups, including Black and Hispanic people.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:04pm
The conspiracy case involving the Oath Keepers extremist group is one of the most closely watched of those related to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:01pm
Just hours earlier, a court in Spain had approved the extradition of McAfee to the U.S., where he was set to stand trial on federal tax-evasion charges in New York.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:48pm
"It's just the inefficiency of trying to fix something which is orbiting 400 miles over your head instead of in your laboratory," said Paul Hertz, the director of astrophysics for NASA.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:00pm
Addressing a judge in a Los Angeles courtroom personally for the first time, the pop star called for an end to her long-running conservatorship.

23 Jun 2021 at 3:19pm
The cases have been seen mostly in teens and young adults between 12 and 39 years old. No deaths have been associated with this side effect of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:20pm
The Gaza Strip needs major reconstruction after the Israeli military hit buildings and infrastructure. Experts say the U.N.-backed process of vetting projects ends up increasing costs and delays.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:17pm
A Florida principal spent nearly three months crafting 459 personalized, handwritten notes for the Matanzas High School class of 2021.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:09pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other key House members are jumping on board with a plan by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand a day after Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin voiced support for a crucial part of it.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:47pm
The practice of housing children who are in psychiatric crisis in local ERs — often for days, while they await appropriate in-patient treatment — has become even more prevalent during the pandemic.

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23 Jun 2021 at 6:32pm
NPR news, audio, and podcasts. Coverage of breaking stories, national and world news, politics, business, science, technology, and extended coverage of major national and world events.

23 Jun 2021 at 6:32pm
Life expectancy fell by nearly two years between 2018 and 2020, largely due to COVID-19. Declines were most pronounced among minority groups, including Black and Hispanic people.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:04pm
The conspiracy case involving the Oath Keepers extremist group is one of the most closely watched of those related to the insurrection at the U.S. Capitol.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:01pm
Just hours earlier, a court in Spain had approved the extradition of McAfee to the U.S., where he was set to stand trial on federal tax-evasion charges in New York.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:48pm
"It's just the inefficiency of trying to fix something which is orbiting 400 miles over your head instead of in your laboratory," said Paul Hertz, the director of astrophysics for NASA.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:00pm
Addressing a judge in a Los Angeles courtroom personally for the first time, the pop star called for an end to her long-running conservatorship.

23 Jun 2021 at 3:19pm
The cases have been seen mostly in teens and young adults between 12 and 39 years old. No deaths have been associated with this side effect of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:20pm
The Gaza Strip needs major reconstruction after the Israeli military hit buildings and infrastructure. Experts say the U.N.-backed process of vetting projects ends up increasing costs and delays.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:17pm
A Florida principal spent nearly three months crafting 459 personalized, handwritten notes for the Matanzas High School class of 2021.

23 Jun 2021 at 2:09pm
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and other key House members are jumping on board with a plan by Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand a day after Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin voiced support for a crucial part of it.

23 Jun 2021 at 12:47pm
The practice of housing children who are in psychiatric crisis in local ERs — often for days, while they await appropriate in-patient treatment — has become even more prevalent during the pandemic.

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23 Jun 2021 at 5:01pm
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23 Jun 2021 at 5:01pm
Just hours earlier, a court in Spain had approved the extradition of McAfee to the U.S., where he was set to stand trial on federal tax-evasion charges in New York.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:33pm
Whichever team wins the NBA title, it'll be the first time they've done so in decades or ever. NPR's Ailsa Chang talks with Maitreyi Anantharaman of Defector about a bizarre, injury-marred postseason.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:22pm
NPR's Audie Cornish speaks with Aaron Tang about the U.S. Supreme Court ruling deciding that a California regulation allowing unions to engage with workers in their workplace is unconstitutional.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:12pm
In the wake of the pandemic, workers are quitting their jobs in record numbers. Some say they want to work less and enjoy life more. Others simply don't want to sit in an office full-time.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:12pm
With gun violence on the rise, President Biden is talking about his plans to let states use funding from the COVID-19 aid package to help address it.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:12pm
Advisers to the CDC met to discuss some side effects associated with the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines. In a small number of recipients the vaccines may be causing temporary inflammation to the heart.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:12pm
Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin told lawmakers he supports a major change to the military justice system. It would let independent military lawyers handle cases of sexual assault and domestic violence.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:12pm
NPR's Ailsa Chang speaks with Dawna Jones, Carolina Black Caucus chair and assistant dean of students, about faculty morale at UNC-Chapel Hill and the mishandling of Nikole Hannah-Jones' tenure.

23 Jun 2021 at 4:12pm
The U.S. Supreme Court sided with students on Wednesday, ruling that a former cheerleader's online F-bombs about her school is protected speech under the First Amendment.

23 Jun 2021 at 3:19pm
The cases have been seen mostly in teens and young adults between 12 and 39 years old. No deaths have been associated with this side effect of the Pfizer and Moderna vaccines.

Your Health : NPR
22 Jun 2021 at 4:33pm
News and commentary about personal health, medicine, healthcare, drugs, diet, recipes, and nutrition. Download the Your Health podcast and subscribe to our RSS feed.

22 Jun 2021 at 4:33pm
An NPR correspondent living with incurable cancer says 7% is no solution. That's one estimate of how much — or how little — breast cancer research funding goes toward metastatic disease.

22 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
More contagious than other variants, and maybe more likely to cause severe disease, Delta is spreading so fast in the U.S. it could cause another surge this summer or fall, according to new research.

19 Jun 2021 at 7:00am
Dog and cat adoptions climbed in 2020. Pets have been constant companions — easing our grief and fears. Now it's our turn to ease dogs' separation anxiety, as we head back out into the world.

18 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
Without a cure for Alzheimer's and other forms of dementia, prevention is paramount. Habits that helped early humans thrive still make sense: a varied diet, exercise and an engaging social life.

16 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
Run-of-the-mill runny noses and coughs are back, after a break during the pandemic's height, when so many of us were circulating less and wearing masks. Here's how to keep household viruses at bay.

14 Jun 2021 at 3:01pm
A surge in pet adoptions has increased demand for dogs imported from around the world. Most are fine, but federal officials turned up 450 dogs in 2020 with false records — 50% more than in 2019.

14 Jun 2021 at 5:00am
The system is designed to provide early warning of what might or might not be actual side effects. But anti-vaccine groups are bending the data to their own ends.

11 Jun 2021 at 5:34am
More than two dozen states have reduced how frequently they report what's happening with the pandemic, raising alarm among some public health experts.

10 Jun 2021 at 2:46pm
The Biden administration has issued an emergency rule that requires health care employers to take steps to protect their workers from COVID-19.

6 Jun 2021 at 6:02am
Instead of putting genetic instructions into people whose cells then make a viral protein, the vaccines from Novavax, Medicago and Sanofi carry a spike protein payload.

Morning Edition : NPR
23 Jun 2021 at 10:41am
Morning Edition takes listeners around the country and the world with multi-faceted stories and commentaries every weekday. Hosts Steve Inskeep, Noel King and Rachel Martin bring you the latest breaking news and features to prepare you for the day.

23 Jun 2021 at 10:41am
The case involved a teenage cheerleader who dropped F-bombs on Snapchat. At issue was whether schools may punish students for speech that occurs online and off campus but that may be disruptive.

23 Jun 2021 at 7:22am
NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Democratic Sen. Chris Coons of Delaware about whether lawmakers are getting any closer to landing a bipartisan deal on infrastructure, and other agenda items.

23 Jun 2021 at 7:20am
The Biden administration is debating the next steps after Senate Republicans blocked the voting rights bill. Democratic activists, however, believe bipartisan talks are over.

23 Jun 2021 at 6:19am
The pro-democracy newspaper will run its last edition on Saturday — signaling the end to Hong Kong's once freewheeling and muckraking reporting environment as well.

23 Jun 2021 at 6:18am
The article was about marine biology research on the feeding habits of a long, slimy sea creature: the moray eel. The headline: When an Eel Climbs a Ramp to Eat Squid From a Clamp, That's a Moray.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:57am
While eating M&Ms recently, Will Cutbill tried stacking them on top of each other. He became determined to break the Guinness record. Hours later he did it by stacking five M&Ms.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:05am
The tourism industry in the Philippines lost some $8 billion in 2020 because of the pandemic. Filipinos are being encouraged to travel domestically to try to restart a crucial sector of the economy.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:05am
President Biden wants to eliminate sentencing disparities between crack and powder cocaine that led to the incarceration of far more Black and Hispanic Americans. Critics are skeptical of the reform.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:05am
NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand about Defense Secretary Austin's support for changes that would remove decisions on prosecuting sexual assault cases from military commanders.

23 Jun 2021 at 5:05am
On Tuesday, voters in New York City cast ballots in the Democratic primary for mayor. And it was the first time that the city used a ranked-choice voting system.

Strange News : NPR
22 Jun 2021 at 5:57am
Unlikely stories from around the nation and the world.

22 Jun 2021 at 5:57am
Lee Sanderlin raised the stakes in his fantasy football league. He proposed a punishment for the loser: spend 24 hours at a Waffle House. Sanderlin lost. He says he will never eat waffles again.

21 Jun 2021 at 4:11pm
Highline walkers set a new record by stepping more than half a mile across a gaping void in Yosemite National Park, balanced on a strip of nylon webbing.

18 Jun 2021 at 6:58am
The Daily Mirror reports the couple wanted to stay handcuffed until they married. Instead, they lasted 123 days. The couple have now broken up.

18 Jun 2021 at 6:58am
The former tenant at the house in Colorado Springs vandalized it, spray painted the walls, and left something in the fridge with a terrible smell.

16 Jun 2021 at 4:24pm
A large sinkhole has been growing at a farm in Mexico since May. It's already swallowed a house, and two dogs had to be rescued from the hole last week.

15 Jun 2021 at 3:14pm
A businessman trying to buy a municipal building at the base of the city's water tower got a lot more than he bargained for — several thousand gallons more.

15 Jun 2021 at 7:56am
"I was scared," said Zachery, who runs a construction company and found the box of grenades stashed in the bushes behind his home in Georgia.

14 Jun 2021 at 6:28am
Last June, Dan O'Conor was anxious about the pandemic. He decided to jump into a lake. The next day he did it again, and again the next day. A whole year's worth of plunges — including the winter.

14 Jun 2021 at 5:48am
When the pandemic deprived Nik Sennhauser of Glasgow of his beloved cuisine, he decided to recreate some of his favorite meals in his home kitchen — such as fried chicken and waffles.

12 Jun 2021 at 3:52pm
Michael Packard says he was trapped in the whale's mouth for 30 to 40 seconds before it tossed him back in the water, bruised but otherwise unharmed. Experts tell NPR such events are extremely rare.