Monthly Archives: September 2012

The Labor Day Weekend

September 6, 2012
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The symbolic end of summer – the Labor Day weekend –  has come and gone, again. The holiday has its origins in the 1880’s and was intended at first to celebrate the contributions and achievements of American workers. Celebrating the achievements of American workers is a bit dated these days – and what’s more...

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Police Briefs 09-06-2012

September 6, 2012
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Affray 08/28/12 – Officers responded to a call for a fight outside on Medford Street. Upon arrival, police spoke to both parties involved, who stated a physical altercation had taken place, but neither would elaborate further. Complaints may be sought in Charlestown Court. Investigate Property 08/30/12 – At about 5 a.m., officers responded to...

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Obituaries 09-06-2012

September 6, 2012
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Richard Shaw Worked for Domino Sugar Richard W. Shaw of Fremont died at home on August 12 surrounded by his family after a battle with pancreatic cancer. He was 64 years old. He was born in Somerville one December 5, 1947, the first son of Norman and Doris (Sherrick) Shaw of Charlestown.  He moved...

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