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Brookline closes schools on Monday ahead of impending teachers strike in Massachusetts town

BROOKLINE, Mass. — The public school district for the Massachusetts town of Brookline has announced schools will be closed on Monday ahead of an impending teachers strike. In a message to families, Superintendent Linus Guillory said the Brookline School Committee and Brookline Educators Union could not reach an agreement following a fourth mediation session late Sunday afternoon.
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Morning Skate: Next chapter

With the Bruins season coming to an end on Saturday, we’ve entered the dreaded downtime: the offseason. Apologies for the lack of coverage over the course of the latter parts of the series — my wife had our second child a week ago today, and then we got whacked with a sick toddler and some COVID scares.
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Patriots react to mass shooting in Buffalo: ‘Heartbroken’

In the wake of a mass shooting in Buffalo that left 10 people dead, the New England Patriots took to social media to release a short statement about the incident. The team wrote on its official Twitter account that it was “heartbroken” by the news and that its “thoughts are with the Buffalo community, the families of the victims, and all who are mourning these tragic losses.”
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7 stabbed in massive biker brawl in Massachusetts

FALL RIVER, Mass. (WPRI) — Seven people were transported to the hospital after a massive brawl involving rival motorcycle clubs on Pleasant Street in Fall River, according to police. Police responded to the area around 12:25 p.m. on Saturday for reports of a large fight involving weapons. Officers found over fifty people were involved and […]
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Haitian Unity Parade returns to Mattapan

On a hot and humid Sunday afternoon, thousands came out to enjoy the annual Haitian Unity Parade celebrating the Caribbean nation’s 219th Flag Day with music, food and an opportunity for the community to access health services amidst the ongoing pandemic. The parade, which spanned a nearly mile-and-a-half route...
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Tractor-trailer crash snarls morning traffic on I-93 in Canton

CANTON, MASS. (WHDH) - A rollover crash involving a tractor-trailer on Interstate 93 in Canton is causing traffic delays on Monday morning. The truck crashed on the northbound side of the highway near mile marker 2, according to MassDOT spokeswoman Jacquelyn Goddard. It’s not clear if the driver involved in...
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Brookline cancels school Monday over teacher strike

BROOKLINE, Mass. — The President of the Brookline Educators Union confirms as many as 1,000 teachers will be striking outside every school in the district on Monday after ongoing failed contract negotiations throughout the weekend. Due to the picketing teachers, district officials say they’ve canceled classes for the day. The Superintendent of Schools made notification to Brookline families Sunday afternoon.
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#SportsReport: Celtics top Bucks; Mavericks best Suns

The Milwaukee Bucks and Phoenix Suns were last year’s NBA finalists. Neither team managed to advance to the upcoming conference finals. The Celtics are in the NBA’s Eastern Conference finals after knocking out the defending champs, 109-81 over the Bucks. Boston did it with a 3-point barrage in...
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Brookline Public Schools Closed Monday Amid Teacher Strike

All public schools in Brookline, Massachusetts, are closed Monday as educators go on strike, despite a last-minute emergency negotiating session with a mediator. The Brookline School Committee and the Brookline Educators Union were not able to come to an agreement so the district made the "difficult decision" to close all schools Sunday. The key sticking points are wages, teacher diversity, and the amount of preparation time teachers get during the school day.
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