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Ohio man’s online potato salad effort takes off

An Ohio man who jokingly sought $10 to pay for his first attempt at making potato salad has raised more than $37,000.

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Thieves get away with soapy steal

Police are looking for thieves who stole $2,000 worth of soap and hygiene items from a CVS.

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Maryland vandals ‘tag’ piglets

Vandals broke into a Maryland petting zoo this week and painted graffiti on a sow and her piglets, police said on Wednesday.

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Jersey’s ‘Winnie the Pooh’ gets head stuck in cookie jar

A bear cub who got a cookie jar stuck on his head is recovering after being rescued from 40 feet up in a tree.

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Letter written in 1931 finally delivered

It took more than 80 years, but the post office finally delivers.

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Amherst Schools Move Towards Positive Discipline Model

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Amherst Schools are shifting to a model of positive school discipline.

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Land Trust Grapples With DEP

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Efforts to build fully-accessible trails on conservation land in Easthampton are on hold until a permitting issue can be resolved.

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Dobelle Spent WSU Funds At ‘Bohemian Grove’

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The Massachusetts Inspector General has released a report on Evan Dobelle's spending.

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Double Six Gets Liquor License Back

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A troubled Holyoke nightclub has had its liquor license restored, but will still face possible sanctions.

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Pan Am Workers Camp Moving On

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Their work is done for now, so 100 Pan Am Railroad workers who've been laying new track in Northampton are packing up camp and moving on.