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Floods drain
into swelling rivers

Residents throughout New England watched warily yesterday as the remnants of this week’s overwhelming storm flooded vital roads, rail lines, and hundreds of homes. (By David Abel, Globe Staff)
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Schools head defends
response to bullying

South Hadley schools superintendent Gus Sayer defended school officials’ handling of the bullying that preceded student Phoebe Prince’s suicide. (By Peter Schworm, Globe Staff)

DeLeo puts last touches
on his slots, casinos bill

House Speaker Robert A. DeLeo today will unveil a long-awaited bill to license two resort-style casinos in Massachusetts and slot machines at the state’s four struggling racetracks, a plan House leaders believe would create as many as 15,000 jobs. (By Michael Levenson and Frank Phillips, Globe Staff)

Being perfect isn’t everything

Although perfect attendance is admirable, many school officials say, they do not necessarily want to give students the incentive to strive for such a goal. (By Brian MacQuarrie, Globe Staff)

Cambridge music school
cuts jobs, seeks partner

After years in the shadow of Boston’s major classical music schools, the Longy School of Music is looking to change course, transitioning from a small institution to a more significant player, perhaps as a satellite of Bard College in New York. (By Geoff Edgers, Globe Staff)


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