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Swampscott Girl Inspires Playground Renovation

SWAMPSCOTT (CBS) – A Swampscott playground is getting a much-needed makeover and it’s all thanks to a little girl with cerebral palsy.

Work is underway to install a rubberized surface at the Abbott Park Playground to make it wheelchair-accessible. 189 more words


Call 4 Action Helps Cape Cod Man Get Refrigerator Fixed

BOSTON (CBS) – It’s bad enough when your fridge conks out in 80-degree weather, what is worse is waiting weeks for a repair even though you paid for an extended warranty. 239 more words


Wakefield Board Of Selectmen Debate Name Change

WAKEFIELD (CBS) – Is the term “selectman” outdated when women are on the board? That is the issue before Wakefield’s Board of Selectmen, and it may go to the voters before it is settled. 275 more words


Call 4 Action Helps Grandmother Get Refund From Amazon

BOSTON (CBS) – It was supposed to be a special present for his 10th birthday.

“Last June I purchased a GoPro for my grandson,” explained Noreen McDonald. 257 more words


Eye On Education: Siblings Project Modeled After Facebook Founder's Program

BOSTON (CBS) – Two Boston schools, one charter and one traditional, have teamed up with the health centers nearby to make sure younger siblings are school-ready before they even walk through the door in September, and there’s an interesting connection to Facebook. 384 more words


Call For Action: Getting Rid Of A Bad Contractor

BOSTON (CBS) — Margie Kirstein signed a contract and paid $20,000 upfront to a contractor to finish the third floor of Dedham two-family.  But after a sub-contractor roughed out the space, Kirstein says the general contractor never showed up at the property. 232 more words


Medford Man Receives Bionic Eye

MEDFORD (CBS) — After 20 years of darkness, there is light.

It seems like science fiction, but a bionic eye implant is bringing a kind of sight to the blind. 344 more words