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Greenfield, Mass Police Department: Last night officers were called to Burger King because a customer became irate of the size of his sandwich... The angry customer was gone upon the officers arrival....
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - The Maine Department of Transportation has paid a Portland businessman $7.2 million for 18 acres of industrial waterfront land it seized from him this spring as part of a seaport terminal expansion project.
TEWKSBURY, Mass. (AP) - Trucks have started making deliveries to a New England supermarket chain just hours after it was announced that the chain's former CEO, whose ouster led to worker walkouts and customer boycotts, had completed a $1.5 billion deal to buy the company.
DEERFIELD, Va. (AP) - A Virginia State Police spokeswoman says ground rescuers will resume searching for a pilot who went missing after an F-15 fighter jet crashed in a remote, heavily wooded area of western Virginia.
FREEPORT, Maine (AP) - Outdoors outfitter L.L. Bean has announced that it is closing a call center in Bangor that employs 220 people.
PITTSFIELD, Mass. (AP) - A Virginia man authorities say went on a multistate crime spree, partying with college students along the way, and bragging about his exploits on social media, has been sentenced to up to six years in prison in Massachusetts.
BINGHAM, Maine (AP) - A proposal to build what would be Maine's largest energy-generating wind farm has received preliminary approval from state environmental regulators.
A look at things to watch in the Atlantic Coast Conference during Week 1 of the season:
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) - Scientists are set to begin reviewing an assessment of the Gulf of Maine cod population that says the species is spawning at an all-time low.
WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Roman Catholic priest has pleaded not guilty to stealing more than $230,000 from the parish where he served as pastor.
BOSTON (AP) - Heisman Trophy finalist Andre Williams is gone. So is top receiver Alex Amidon, and the top two tacklers from Boston College's defense last year, Steele Divitto and Kevin Pierre-Louis. Even quarterback Chase Rettig, a four-year starter, will be missed.
franklyarts: Did you know: The Ocarina, a musical wind instrument, is also known as the Sweet Potato.
Deerfield Police Department, Massachusetts: Welcome back students. Today is the first day of classes at Frontier and Deerfield Elementary School. Please drive carefully as always Deerfield Officers will be on hand at Deerfield Elementary this morning to help park the hundreds of vehicles that arrive between 0820-0900.
A 39-year-old firing-range instructor was killed Monday while showing a 9-year-old girl how to use an Uzi submachine gun. Charles Vacca's death at the Last Stop outdoor shooting range in White Hills, Arizona, has raised questions about allowing young children access to such weapons at firing ranges.
There will be familiar faces playing quarterback at some not-so-familiar places this season.