Swearing in public now carries a $20 fine in Middleborough, Mass., after residents voted in favor of the measure aimed at dissuading rowdy teenagers from ruining the downtown neighborhood with their foul mouths.
Town swears off swearing: Middleborough Mass. residents have voted to make the foul-mouthed among them pay a $20 fine for swearing in public. Locals say the decision for the town to swear off swearing was the result of public profanity hurting local businesses.
Aerosmith lead guitarist Joe Perry was hit from behind on his motorcycle Thursday, south of Boston.
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Winners of the 2008 Massachusetts State Tomato Contest
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