What you need to know about APR

Many mortgage shoppers are confused about the difference between a loan’s interest rate and its APR, or annual percentage rate. Understanding APR can be extremely valuable, because it can allow you to compare different loans more effectively and figure out which one is truly best for you. But you’ll also want to understand the limits […]

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Buyer sues although property was purchased ‘as is’

A buyer who discovered that her new house was contaminated with mold can sue the seller, even though the house was purchased “as is” and the seller specifically said there might be mold in it, according to the Wisconsin Court of Appeals. Catherine Fricano bought the house from a bank that had acquired it in […]

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Please download this free e-book which explains how to get compensated for your Massachusetts personal injury claim by clicking on the link below: personal_injury_guide__-free-ebook The attorneys at Curran & Desharnais, P.C. hope for your safety. But if you find yourself in a situation where you require legal representation, contact us. We provide experienced representation for people who […]

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Pedestrian Killed at Brockton District Court

According to a report in Boston.com, a Navy veteran was killed in the parking lot of the Brockton District Court when an SUV backed up and dragged the victim about 200 feet before killing him. Prosecutors tell The Enterprise that the driver has been charged with one count of motor vehicle homicide by negligent operation in connection with the […]

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Fatal Crash in Sumner Tunnel

According to Boston.com and State Police reports, one man was killed and two others were injured following a crash in the Sumner Tunnel early Friday morning. According to reports, the single vehicle crash involved  2002 Dodge Ram pickup and occurred just after 3:00 a.m. after the truck lost control near the I-93 North ramp. Sadly, […]

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Pedestrian Killed by Pick-up Truck in Dedham

A woman died after being hit by a pickup truck in Dedham, Dedham Deputy Fire Chief John Fontaine told Boston.com. Anne McIntyre, 70, of Dedham, was struck on High St. near Lindon Pl. at 7:00 a.m. on Tuesday morning. McIntyre was taken to Norwood Hospital where she was pronounced dead. The driver of a truck, […]

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Amherst and UMass party problems

A new report examining what went wrong at the so-called Blarney Blowout parties in Amherst last March faults both the University of Massachusetts for failing to recognize the potential for things to get out of hand and the town of Amherst’s police for the premature use of pepper spray to disperse crowds. The report came […]

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Elderly Hanover resident hit by car

An elderly woman is suffering from life-threatening injuries after being hit by a car in Hanover. The incident occurred near the intersection of Washington and Webster streets around 10:30 a.m. on Thursday morning, Hanover Deputy Fire Chief Barbara Stone told WCVB. The woman, whose name has not been released, was sent to South Shore Hospital, according […]

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Zakim Bridge deadly crash

According to Boston Globe reports, he taxi cab driver who was killed in a fatal crash Monday     on the Zakim Bridge had pulled over because of a flat tire. Debra Sarno, 54, had stopped her 2006 Ford Crown Victoria, which she drove for Malden            Taxi, into the far […]

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Settlement reached in Bridgewater State Hospital case

According to a report posted on Bostonglobe.com, the mother of a Bridgewater State Hospital inmate agreed to settle her lawsuit on Thursday alleging that guards were illegally keeping her son in isolation or strapped to a bed, sometimes for days at a time, after state officials agreed to make drastic changes in her son’s treatment […]

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