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At Boston Marathon, Ukrainian runners show national pride

54% Center coverage: 11 sources
Gina Palmer is a member of the Columbus East Side Running Club. She qualified for the race in 2020, but it went virtual because of the COVID-19 pandemic. Monday will mark her first true spring Boston Marathon experience. The race begins at 9 a.m. Monday.See the Story
Charlie Baker · Boston

Charlie Baker vetoes immigrant license access bill

50% Left coverage: 10 sources
Gov. Charlie Baker says the Registry of Motor Vehicles doesn't have the ability to verify the identities of potential applicants. The bill cleared both branches with more than enough support to override Baker's veto. It will be up to the House to initiate a veto override, with a two-thirds vote required in each branch.See the Story
US & Canada · Framingham

Woman dies when car crashes into tractor-trailer

50% Center coverage: 6 sources
Emergency crews responded to the westbound side of the highway near the Grove Street overpass just before 2:45 a.m. State police said the operator of the car succumbed to his injuries. No additional details were available. This is a developing story. Check back for updates as more information becomes available.See the Story

National Beer Day Deals: Here's Where Celebrations Are Brewing

67% Center coverage: 6 sources
April 7 is National Beer Day. The official observance of the day only dates to 2017, when it was recognized in the Congressional Record. The rationale behind its spot on the calendar dates to 1933. President Franklin Roosevelt said: "I think this would be a good time for a beer"See the Story
US & Canada

Police: Cyclist seriously injured after collision with truck in Holliston

Coverage: 4 sources
A bicyclist was airlifted to the hospital after a crash with a truck in Holliston. The cyclist, 77 years old, was treated at the scene and then flown to Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center with serious injuries. The driver of the truck was not injured.See the Story
Memorial Day

Volunteers, Boy Scouts honor military veterans with Memorial Day cemetery flags

Coverage: 6 sources
More than 100,000 flags are being placed this morning across the mid-state. 1,500 volunteers will be at Nashville National Cemetery in Madison. They'll also be at Stones River National Battlefield Cemetery in Murfreesboro. All events are scheduled to begin at 8 a.m.See the Story

New sheriff in town: Meet MetroWest Medical Center CEO David Elgarico

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
David Elgarico comes to MetroWest Medical Center from McKenzie-Willamette Medical Center in Oregon. He succeeds Ava Collins, who announced her resignation in April after 16 months on the job. The hospital has endured other recent changes, including a switch in interpretation services and the decision to close some oncology services.See the Story
Natick · Natick

A look inside 7 South Bottle + Kitchen and what's on the menu there

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
7 South Bottle + Kitchen opened recently in Natick, serving up classic comfort foods and some unique combinations.See the Story

What's Up Doc? Family history of rare epidermolysis bullosa calls for genetic counseling

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Epidermolysis bullosa is a group of rare skin disorders that cause fragile, blistering skin.See the Story

Algonquin boys rugby battles Hanover in Division 2 playoffs

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
The Algonquin boys rugby team lost to Hanover in Division 2 state semifinals.See the Story

PHOTOS: Cooling off at Stevens Splash Pad in Marlborough

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Summer is the time to cool off at Stevens Splash Pad in MarlboroughSee the Story
Species

PHOTOS: Cochituate State Park closed for herbicide treatment; set to reopen Thursday

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Solitude Lake Management was applying herbicide to Lake Cochituate to kill off invasive species such as Eurasian Water Milfoil, June 28, 2022.See the Story

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