Fledgling nation goes to war

...months away. Negotiations wouldn't begin until Aug. 8 in Ghent. On April 25, the British extended the blockade to New England, thus cutting off needed supplies. This was followed by two battles at sea in which the USS Peacock defeated the HMS...
One-handed MMA fighter looks for championship win - losing his first 17 matches, by his count - before becoming a regular winner. He later captained the Western New England College wrestling team."It was the kind of thing where if they lost to him, they'd be ashamed about losing to...
Arts calendar

...week's Arts for details.Star-Spangled Banner Bi-Centennial Flag Raising, 5-5:30 p.m., JACC front lawn.New England Barn Dance, 7-11 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, Douglas. Details: mic night...
Around Town for Thursday, July 3

...463-6177.Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting, 7-8 p.m., Shepherd of the Valley Church. Details: 780-6294. New England Barn Dance, 7-11 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, Douglas. Details: "We Do Recover...
Alaska boy meets seal he named in contest

...tiny Sand Point near Alaska's Aleutian Islands initiated the appointment with 11-month old Chiidax this week at the New England Aquarium soon after he arrived to visit East Coast relatives."I wanted to see if he was healthy and had a good home...
Judge: Aaron Hernandez's murder trial set for May

BOSTON - A judge on Tuesday scheduled a tentative May trial date for former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez in the 2012 drive-by shootings of two men, and his lawyers asked a judge to issue a gag order...
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Sports on TV

...AUTO RACING3:30 a.m., NBCSN - Formula One, Austria Grand Prix, at Spielberg, Austria9 a.m., ESPN - NHRA, New England Nationals, at Epping, N.H.10 a.m., NBC - Global Rallycross, at Washington11 a.m., TNT - NASCAR, Sprint...
Sports On TV

...m., NBCSN - GP2, race 1, at Spielberg, Austria (same-day tape)3 p.m., ESPN2 - NHRA, qualifying for New England Nationals, at Epping, N.H. (same-day tape)BOXING4 p.m., NBCSN - Lightweights, Karl Dargan (15-0-0...
Today in sports history

...finished in 4:14.48.2013 - Courtney Force claims a Funny Car victory against her father at the Auto-Plus NHRA New England Nationals. In their first final round matchup, Courtney Force earns her second victory of the year and third in her...
JWAC speaker to focus on poverty Thursday

...worldwide and how Juneau is a part of it through Juneau Alaska Music Matters (JAMM)." Woodcock is president of the New England Conservatory of Music in Boston, that just graduated its fifth class of Sistema Fellows. The Fellows are creating...


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