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5 things to know about the political season in Massachusetts

masslive.com — 1. COAKLEY COMEBACK? Some Democrats have never forgiven Martha Coakley for her stunning loss to Republican Scott Brown in a 2010 special election to fill the seat of the late U.S. Sen. Edward Kennedy.

UMass football vs. Boston College: 3 things to watch for in the Minutemen's season opener

masslive.com — FOXBOROUGH - We're just over an hour away from the kickoff of the University of Massachusetts football team's 2014 season opener against Boston College at Gillette Stadium. Here are three things to watch for: 1. How will Blake Frohnapfel fare in his first career start?
Aug 30, 2014

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Holyoke Mayor Alex Morse eyes revival of Celebrate Holyoke weekend-long event in 2015

masslive.com — HOLYOKE -- It's time to bring back Celebrate Holyoke, Mayor Alex B. Morse said. A planning committee will be established to revive the weekend-long community event in August 2015 in downtown Holyoke with musical acts, local restaurants, vendors and community organizations, he said.