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Mansfield News

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Jason Evans's "At Bat" is part of "Boys of Summer: A Season With the Newport Gulls" at Newport Art Museum in Rhode Island. TUXEDO Mayer Hawthorne and Jake One's collaborative project revels in the smoothed-out, bass-heavy pop-funk that ruled radio in the late '70s and early '80s .

MANSFIELD, M.A. Residents around the Xfinity Center are used to crowds and traffic after concerts get out, but they're now saying enough is enough after traffic was stopped, bumper to bumper in neighborhoods in Mansfield and in Norton. But it wasn't just an inconvenience, some people coming from the concert were visibly drunk, littering, urinating in yards, and even driving the wrong way.

"Take those diplomas and go home," she told the more than 2,100 new graduates. "There is so much more to come."

Foxborough News

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Bono of U2 performs on The Joshua Tree Tour at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, June 25, 2017. Bono, from left, and Larry Mullen Jr. of U2 perform on The Joshua Tree Tour at Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Mass., Sunday, June 25, 2017.

"I think visitor centers were very important to the Commonwealth 20 or 30 years ago.

Tuesday's meeting in Northampton was the fourth of six hearings the task force is holding. This is the first time in 85 years that the liquor laws have been fully reviewed.

North Attleboro News

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BayCoast Bank announced the addition of Paul Leveillee of North Attleboro, in the position of Senior Vice President – Commercial Lending. In this position, Leveillee will be responsible for leading the Loan Production Office , which the bank is planning to open in Attleboro later this year. Currently, Leveillee's area of focus is new business development; he works with business owners and commercial real estate investors to provide comprehensive lending and banking solutions.  Leveillee brings over 30 years of banking experience to this position.

Prosecutors have filed an appeal seeking to reinstate former New England Patriots star Aaron Hernandez's 2015 murder conviction after it was thrown out following his prison suicide. Hernandez was convicted in April 2015 for the June 2013 murder of Odin Lloyd in North Attleboro, Massachusetts, and sentenced to life in prison.

Potential online motor vehicle buyers, or so they say, have left with the vehicles on a "test drive" only to never return, according to New Bedford police reports.  Lt. Amos Melo, a spokesman for New Bedford Police Department, said the department is investigating five similar reports of motor vehicle theft in a one-month span.