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Lynn Shore Drive lit up last night

A crowd dances to music at Red Rock Park in Lynn before the start of the Lynn/Swampscott fireworks on Sunday. Alexandra and Shanna Belanger of New Hampshire, originally from Lynn, dress festively for the Lynn/Swampscott fireworks on Sunday at Red Rock Park. Sandra Galvez twirls her daughter, Anna Lucia Salas,...
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NH State Police Patrol Route 125 Again; Fireworks Safety: Roundup

CONCORD, NH — July is going to be a busy month for the New Hampshire Department of Safety and its law enforcement partners as they begin patrolling Route 125 again for safety concerns. The initiative, which will operate directed patrols from Epping to Milton, first started in 2021 after...

Xander Bogaerts Not Fully Blaming Willson Contreras For Spiking Incident

Xander Bogaerts saw both sides when it came to him getting spiked by Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras on Sunday. The incident occurred in the bottom of the seventh when Contreras’ cleat caught the Boston Red Sox shortstop on the left thigh while trying to steal second base. Bogaerts, who left the game after the play, ended up needing seven stitches to close the wound.

Frederick Douglass comes alive in Lynn

LYNN — Around 30 listeners gathered in Frederick Douglass Park Sunday night for the North Shore Juneteenth Association’s first ever annual July Fourth Frederick Douglass reading. North Shore Juneteenth Association Secretary Wendy Joseph has hosted the annual reading Frederick Douglass’ “The Meaning of the Fourth of July for...
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Yankees Get Two in Cleveland, Wins and Good News for Mets

(02:39) — YANKEES: The Yankees win two out of three in Cleveland as they head to Pittsburgh before heading to Boston for their first series at Fenway. (06:54) — METS: The Mets bounce back after their Astros loss with a series win against the Rangers, Max Scherzer’s return, and the news of deGrom potentially heading to Atlanta.

Revs stretch unbeaten run to 10 in back-and-forth 2-2 draw with FC Cincinnati

FOXBOROUGH (NE Revolution) – The New England Revolution (6-5-7; 25 pts.) played to a 2-2 draw with FC Cincinnati (7-7-4, 25 pts.) on Sunday night at Gillette Stadium behind goals from Dylan Borrero and Gustavo Bou. With the result, New England extended its unbeaten streak to 10 games in MLS play, the longest streak in MLS this season and tied for the third longest undefeated stretch in club history.

Report: Hauser, Celtics Agree To New Three-Year Deal

According to Adam Himmelsbach of the Boston Globe, the Celtics and Sam Hauser have agreed on a new contract. The deal is reportedly for three years and worth $6 million. Hauser appeared in 24 games last season for the C’s.

La Miette La Mai fuses culinary expertise with engaging customer experience

NORTHBOROUGH – “We really love doing this for our community. And we are so thankful and grateful for all of our supporters and guests who have kept us going.”. That’s the message of Chef Wachira Sittikong, known as Chef New, who has helped lead a rebranding of Yoong Tong Thai Restaurant as La Miette La Mai Thai Bistro, located at 278 Main Street in Northborough.

With Summer Eats, no child goes hungry in Peabody

PEABODY — School’s out for the summer, but the city’s campaign to help keep children from going hungry isn’t taking a vacation. Peabody Public Schools and No Child Goes Hungry in Peabody (NCGHP) are stepping up this summer to help families who are struggling with food insecurity.

Nahant Public Library plans summer program events

NAHANT – The first two weeks after Independence Day are going to be busy ones for Nahant Public Library. The schedule, along with the usual events such as story times and crafternoons, also includes Burpee’s Petting Zoo, Summer Music Series, and Through Me to You Puppetry show. Kids...

National Guard aiming for perfect cannon performance during 1812 Overture

BOSTON (WHDH) - National Guard soldiers set up Howitzer cannons Sunday in preparation for the grand finale of the Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular — the 1812 Overture. A team of soldiers rolled three cannons out along the Charles River for the performance, which the Guard has assisted in since the 1970s. Two soldiers man each cannon, and everyone works with the orchestra to time the shots.

Attendees Expecting ‘Absolutely Spectacular' Fourth of July Show in Boston

Preparations for the 2022 Boston Pops Fireworks Spectacular on July 4 were underway Sunday evening, back from a two-year in-person hiatus. The free event will be packed with performances, people and 5,000 fireworks. "This year, they're supposed to be absolutely spectacular," said Boston resident Linda Jacobson. The rehearsal was closed...