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South Shore Towns Banning Sky Lanterns Over Fire Concerns

Towns across the state are doing everything they can to keep sky lanterns from lifting off in their communities.


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Marshfield Voters Will Decide Whether To Allow Video Games Again

After 30 years a South Shore town could be on the verge of allowing video games.


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Ipswich Bus Driver Defends Decision To Leave Bus

A bus driver who left his school bus full of small children has been banned from ever driving a school bus in Ipswich again.


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Harvard Bans Couch Surfing

The University says, “The guest policy in our Houses allows for overnight guests, but the assumption is always that these guests are known well by the students…”


Templeton official banned after "go postal" comment

A member of Templeton’s Conservation Commission has been banned from town buildings after he told the Board of Selectmen at a meeting last month he would “go postal” on them.


Report: Banned products making way to store shelves

WBZ’s Laurie Kirby speaks with Edgar Dworsky, founder of