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Keller @ Large: Alcohol Problems Are Getting Worse, Not Better

I’m sure I’m not alone in growing sick of seeing, dealing with and, ultimately, paying for the toxic effects of out-of-control drinking by others.

11/19/2013

North Andover High School disciplined Erin Cox after the scholar-athlete gave a drunk friend a ride home from a party. (Credit: WBZ-TV)

North Andover High Punishes Teen For Giving Drunken Pal Ride Home From Party

It’s tough for Eleanor Cox to talk about how heartbroken her daughter Erin is over the punishment she received for doing what she thought was right.

10/13/2013

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Study: Alcohol Is Leading Preventable Cause Of Cancer In U.S.

Researchers found that alcohol resulted in about 20,000 cancer deaths annually, accounting for about 3.5 percent of all cancer deaths in the U.S.

02/14/2013

31 teens and two adults were arrested at the Arbor Inn Motel after police broke up a party featuring underage drinking and drug use.

Underage Drinking, Drug Use Leads To Over 30 Arrests In Wrentham

Dozens of teenagers were arrested early Sunday morning after being caught drinking and using drugs at a Wrentham hotel.

01/27/2013

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A Goal Without A Plan Is Just A Wish

According to the Farmer’s Almanac, 88% of adults make resolutions.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/07/2013

Jennifer Olsen (Photo from Maynard PD)

Maynard Teacher’s Aide Charged With Providing Marijuana, Alcohol To Students

A teacher’s aide at Maynard High School has been arrested for allegedly providing alcohol and marijuana to four students.

11/12/2012

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Trooper Found Asleep In Car At Wendy’s Faces Second OUI Charge

A State Police trooper was arrested after he was allegedly caught sleeping in his car at a Wendy’s restaurant.

09/21/2012

Milton pool party before being broken up by police.

Milton Police Break Up ‘Make It Nasty’ Pool Party

It took Milton Police more than an hour to clear the festivities. The homeowner will likely be charged with selling alcohol without a permit.

09/10/2012

Dedham school board

Dedham Students Now Face Punishment For Incidents Off School Grounds

An agreement between school officials and Dedham Police creates a long list of incidents that now must be reported to school principals, whether or not those incidents happen in Dedham.

09/05/2012

Jose Soler (Photo Credit: MBTA Police)

Police: Hyde Park Man Threatened Victims With Blood-Filled Needle

A Hyde Park man is accused of threatening two people with a hypodermic needle after they asked him to buy alcohol for them.

08/29/2012

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