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Brockton, Massachusetts

Index Brockton, Massachusetts

Brockton is a city in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States; the population was 95,314 in the 2015 Census. [1]

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Abington, Massachusetts

Abington is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States, southeast of Boston.

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African Americans

African Americans (also referred to as Black Americans or Afro-Americans) are an ethnic group of Americans with total or partial ancestry from any of the black racial groups of Africa.

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Al Davis

Allen Davis (July 4, 1929 – October 8, 2011) was an American football coach and executive.

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Al Louis-Jean

Albert Louis-Jean, Jr. (born October 13, 1993) is an American football cornerback who is currently a free agent.

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America's Promise

America's Promise Alliance is the nation’s largest cross-sector alliance of nonprofit, community organizations, businesses, and government organization dedicated to improving the lives of young people.

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American Civil War

The American Civil War (also known by other names) was a war fought in the United States from 1861 to 1865.

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Ames Nowell State Park

Ames Nowell State Park is a Massachusetts state park located in the town of Abington.

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Area codes 508 and 774

Area codes 508 and 774 are North American Numbering Plan (NANP) telephone area codes for the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

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Art Whitney

Arthur Wilson Whitney (January 16, 1858 – August 15, 1943) was an American professional baseball player whose career spanned from 1877 to 1893.

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Arthur Mercante Sr.

Arthur Mercante Sr. (January 26, 1920 – April 10, 2010) was an international boxing referee.

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Avon, Massachusetts

Avon is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States.

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Baseball glove

A baseball glove or mitt is a large leather glove worn by baseball players of the defending team, which assists players in catching and fielding balls hit by a batter or thrown by a teammate.

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Battle of Queenston Heights

The Battle of Queenston Heights was the first major battle in the War of 1812 and resulted in a British victory.

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Bill McGunnigle

William Henry McGunnigle (January 1, 1855 in Boston, Massachusetts – March 9, 1899 in Brockton, Massachusetts) was an American baseball manager for the Brooklyn Bridegrooms, Pittsburgh Pirates and Louisville Colonels.

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Bonnie Dumanis

Bonnie Michelle Dumanis (born December 16, 1951) was the District Attorney of San Diego County, California.

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Boston

Boston is the capital city and most populous municipality of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts in the United States.

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Boston Herald

The Boston Herald is an American daily newspaper whose primary market is Boston, Massachusetts and its surrounding area.

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Boston Pops Orchestra

The Boston Pops Orchestra is an American orchestra based in Boston, Massachusetts that specializes in playing light classical and popular music.

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Boston Symphony Orchestra

The Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO) is an American orchestra based in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Boston University

Boston University (commonly referred to as BU) is a private, non-profit, research university in Boston, Massachusetts.

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Bridgewater, Massachusetts

Bridgewater is a town located in Plymouth County, in the state of Massachusetts, United States.

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Brockton Airport

Brockton Airport was an airfield operational in the mid-20th century in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Brockton Area Transit Authority

Brockton Area Transit Authority (BAT) is a public, non-profit organization in Massachusetts, charged with providing public transportation to the Brockton area, consisting of the city of Brockton and the adjoining towns of Abington, Avon, Bridgewater, East Bridgewater, Easton, Stoughton, Canton, West Bridgewater and Whitman.

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Brockton City Hall

The city hall of Brockton, Massachusetts is located at 45 School Street.

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Brockton Edison Electric Illuminating Company Power Station

Brockton Edison Electric Illuminating Company Power Station or "Brockton Edison Company - Old Power Station" is a historic power plant at 70 School Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Brockton High School

Brockton High School, established in 1870, is a high school located in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Brockton Hospital

Signature Healthcare Brockton Hospital is a 216-bed hospital located in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Brockton Rox

The Brockton Rox are a collegiate summer baseball team based in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States.

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Brockton station (MBTA)

Brockton station is an MBTA Commuter Rail station in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Brockton Symphony Orchestra

The Brockton Symphony Orchestra (BrSO) is a community orchestra based in Brockton, Massachusetts founded in 1948 as the Brockton Orchestral Society.

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Brockville

Brockville, formerly Elizabethtown, is a city in Eastern Ontario, Canada in the Thousand Islands region.

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Campanelli Stadium

Campanelli Stadium is a stadium in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Campello station

Campello station is an MBTA Commuter Rail station in Brockton, Massachusetts on the Middleborough/Lakeville Line.

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Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball

The Canadian American Association of Professional Baseball, commonly known as the Can-Am League, is a professional, independent baseball league with teams in the Northeast United States and Eastern Canada, founded in 2005 as a reorganization of its predecessor, the Northeast League.

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Cardinal Spellman High School (Brockton, Massachusetts)

Cardinal Spellman High School is a private college preparatory high school of Catholic denomination established in 1958 and located in Brockton, Massachusetts, United States.

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Census

A census is the procedure of systematically acquiring and recording information about the members of a given population.

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Central Fire Station (Brockton, Massachusetts)

The Central Fire Station is a historic fire station on 40 Pleasant Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Chris Bender (singer)

Christopher Lamont Bender, known as Chris Bender, (August 2, 1972 – November 3, 1991) was an American R&B singer who reached the national music charts in 1991 with the album entitled Draped before his life was tragically cut short.

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Christy Mihos

Christy Peter Mihos was an American politician and businessman from Massachusetts.

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City

A city is a large human settlement.

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City council

A city council, town council, town board, or board of aldermen is the legislative body that governs a city, town, municipality, or local government area.

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Civil and political rights

Civil and political rights are a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, and private individuals.

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Cory Quirk

Cory Quirk (born July 3, 1986) is an American professional ice hockey player.

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County seat

A county seat is an administrative center, seat of government, or capital city of a county or civil parish.

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Curtis Building

The Curtis Building is a historic commercial building at 105-109 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts, USA.

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D.W. Field Park

D.W. Field Park is a municipal park managed by the parks department of the city of Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Dave Wedge

David M. Wedge (born July 31, 1970) is an American author, journalist, communications strategist and award-winning former reporter for the Boston Herald.

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Democratic Party (United States)

The Democratic Party is one of the two major contemporary political parties in the United States, along with the Republican Party (nicknamed the GOP for Grand Old Party).

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Demographics of Cape Verde

This article is about the demographic features of the population of Cape Verde, including population density, ethnicity, education level, health of the populace, economic status, religious affiliations and other aspects of the population.

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Dr. Edgar Everett Dean House

The Dr.

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Duxbury, Massachusetts

Duxbury (older spelling, "Duxborough") is a historic seaside town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States.

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East Bridgewater, Massachusetts

East Bridgewater is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States.

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Eastern Nazarene College

The Eastern Nazarene College (ENC) is a private, coeducational college of the liberal arts and sciences in Quincy, Massachusetts, near Boston, in the New England region of the United States.

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Eastern Time Zone

The Eastern Time Zone (ET) is a time zone encompassing 17 U.S. states in the eastern part of the contiguous United States, parts of eastern Canada, the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico, Panama in Central America, and the Caribbean Islands.

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Easton, Massachusetts

Easton is a town in Bristol County, Massachusetts, United States.

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Ed Nelson (basketball)

Edward Richard Nelson (born March 18, 1982) is an American professional basketball player who last played in Brazil for São José Basketball.

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Edward Gilmore

Edward Gilmore (January 4, 1867 – April 10, 1924) was a United States Representative from Massachusetts.

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Emergency medical services

Emergency medical services, also known as ambulance services or paramedic services (abbreviated to the initialism EMS, EMAS, EMARS or SAMU in some countries), are a type of emergency service dedicated to providing out-of-hospital acute medical care, transport to definitive care, and other medical transport to patients with illnesses and injuries which prevent the patient from transporting themselves.

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Evelyn Scott (actress)

Evelyn Scott (April 20, 1915 – January 31, 2002) was an American film and television actress.

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Federal Information Processing Standards

Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) are publicly announced standards developed by the United States federal government for use in computer systems by non-military government agencies and government contractors.

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Fordham University

Fordham University is a private research university in New York City.

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Forest Avenue School

The Forest Avenue School is a historic one-room schoolhouse in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Francis Spellman

Francis Joseph Spellman (May 4, 1889 – December 2, 1967) was an American bishop and cardinal of the Catholic Church.

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Franklin Block (Brockton, Massachusetts)

The Franklin Block is a historic commercial building at 1102-1110 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Frederick Law Olmsted

Frederick Law Olmsted (April 26, 1822 – August 28, 1903) was an American landscape architect, journalist, social critic, and public administrator.

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Fuller Craft Museum

Fuller Craft Museum is an arts and crafts museum in the city of Brockton, Massachusetts, 25 miles south of Boston.

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Gardner J. Kingman House

The Gardner J. Kingman House is a historic house located at 309 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Geographic Names Information System

The Geographic Names Information System (GNIS) is a database that contains name and locative information about more than two million physical and cultural features located throughout the United States of America and its territories.

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George Hurley

George Hurley (born September 4, 1958 in Brockton, Massachusetts) is a drummer noted for his work with Minutemen and Firehose.

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George N. Leighton

George Neves Leighton (born George Neves Leitão; October 22, 1912 – June 6, 2018) was an American jurist who served as a United States District Judge of the United States District Court for the Northern District of Illinois.

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George V. Higgins

George V. Higgins (November 13, 1939 – November 6, 1999) was an American author, lawyer, newspaper columnist, raconteur and college professor.

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George Wilton Field

George Wilton Field, Ph.

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Goldthwaite Block

The Goldthwaite Block is a historic commercial building on 99-103 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Goody Petronelli

Guerino "Goody" Petronelli (12 October 1923 – 29 January 2012) was an American boxing trainer and co-manager.

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Greg McMurtry

Gregory "Greg" Wendell McMurtry (born October 15, 1967) is a former American football player.

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Grover Shoe Factory disaster

The Grover Shoe Factory disaster was an industrial explosion, building collapse and fire that killed 58 people and injured 150 when it leveled the R. B. Grover shoe factory in Brockton, Massachusetts on March 20, 1905.

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Harvard University

Harvard University is a private Ivy League research university in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

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Heisman Trophy

The Heisman Memorial Trophy (usually known colloquially as the Heisman Trophy or The Heisman), is awarded annually to the most outstanding player in college football in the United States whose performance best exhibits the pursuit of excellence with integrity.

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Herbert Warren Wind

Herbert Warren Wind (August 11, 1916 – May 30, 2005) was an American sports writer noted for his writings on golf.

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HighBeam Research

HighBeam Research is a paid search engine and full text online archive owned by Gale, a subsidiary Cengage, for thousands of newspapers, magazines, academic journals, newswires, trade magazines, and encyclopedias in English.

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Hispanic

The term Hispanic (hispano or hispánico) broadly refers to the people, nations, and cultures that have a historical link to Spain.

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Holbrook, Massachusetts

Holbrook is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States.

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Howard Block

The Howard Block is a historic commercial building at 93–97 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Isaac Brock

Major-General Sir Isaac Brock KB (6 October 1769 – 13 October 1812) was a British Army officer and colonial administrator from Guernsey.

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James Corbett (American football)

James B. Corbett (born February 22, 1955) is a former American football tight end who played four seasons with the Cincinnati Bengals of the National Football League.

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James Edgar (entrepreneur)

James Edgar (1843 – 1909) was a businessman who has been credited with being the one who first came up with the idea of dressing up as Santa Claus for Christmas.

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Jason Vega

Jason Vega (born May 30, 1987) is a retired Canadian football and American football defensive end.

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Jim Mann

James Joseph Mann (born November 17, 1974) is a former professional baseball pitcher.

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Jimmy Luxury

Jimmy Luxury, also known as Jimmy Luxury and the Tommy Rome Orchestra, is a swing-hop duo with its two main members based in Philadelphia and San Francisco.

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Jo Baker (singer)

For the celebrity make-up artist with the same name, see Jo Baker. Jo Baker (September 6, 1948 – November 11, 1996).

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Joe Lauzon

Joseph Edward Lauzon Jr. (born May 22, 1984) is an American mixed martial artist competing in the UFC's Lightweight division.

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John Cariani

John Edward Cariani (born July 23, 1969) is an American actor and playwright.

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John Doucette

John Doucette (born John Arthur Doucette; January 21, 1921 – August 16, 1994) was an American character actor who performed in more than 280 film and television productions between 1941 and 1987.

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John M. Dowd

John Maguire Dowd (born February 11, 1941) is an American lawyer, former attorney for the United States Department of Justice, and former Marine Corps JAG.

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Josephine Hasham

Josephine "Jo" Hasham (November 10, 1924 – October 15, 2008) was a pitcher who played from through in the All-American Girls Professional Baseball League.

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Josh Hennessy

Joshua Hennessy (born February 7, 1985) is an American professional ice hockey player currently playing for the Providence Bruins of the American Hockey League (AHL).

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Ken MacAfee

Kenneth Adams MacAfee, Jr. (born January 9, 1956), is a former professional American football player.

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Kenneth Feinberg

Kenneth Roy Feinberg (born October 23, 1945) is an American attorney, specializing in mediation and alternative dispute resolution.

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Kevin Stevens

Kevin "Artie" Stevens (born April 15, 1965) is an American retired ice hockey player and former NHL scout for the Pittsburgh Penguins.

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Kristian Alfonso

Kristian-Joy Alfonso (born September 5, 1963) is an American actress, former figure skater and fashion model.

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Latino

Latino is a term often used in the United States to refer to people with cultural ties to Latin America, in contrast to Hispanic which is a demonym that includes Spaniards and other speakers of the Spanish language.

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Leo Paquin

Leo Paquin (June 15, 1910 – December 2, 1993) was an American football player.

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Level crossing

A level crossing is an intersection where a railway line crosses a road or path at the same level, as opposed to the railway line crossing over or under using a bridge or tunnel.

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List of counties in Massachusetts

This is a list of the 14 counties in Massachusetts.

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List of mayors of Brockton, Massachusetts

This is a list of the past and present mayors and city managers of Brockton, Massachusetts.

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List of sovereign states

This list of sovereign states provides an overview of sovereign states around the world, with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty.

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List of the deadliest firefighter disasters in the United States

Below is a list of the deadliest firefighter disasters in the United States, in which more than five firefighters died.

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Lyman Block

The Lyman Block is a historic commercial building at 83-91 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Marriage

Marriage, also called matrimony or wedlock, is a socially or ritually recognised union between spouses that establishes rights and obligations between those spouses, as well as between them and any resulting biological or adopted children and affinity (in-laws and other family through marriage).

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Marvelous Marvin Hagler

Marvelous Marvin Hagler (born Marvin Nathaniel Hagler; May 23, 1954) is an American former professional boxer who competed from 1973 to 1987.

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Mary E. Baker

Mary E. Baker (1923–1995) was a notable African-American community activist and leader in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts

Massachusetts, officially known as the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, is the most populous state in the New England region of the northeastern United States.

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Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority

The Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority (abbreviated MBTA and known colloquially as "the T") is the public agency responsible for operating most public transportation services in Greater Boston, Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts House of Representatives

The Massachusetts House of Representatives is the lower house of the Massachusetts General Court, the state legislature of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts Route 123

Route 123 is a west–east state highway in southeastern Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts Route 14

Route 14 is an 18.5-mile highway in southeastern Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts Route 24

Route 24 is a freeway south of I-93 in southeastern Massachusetts, linking Fall River with the Boston metropolitan area.

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Massachusetts Route 27

Route 27 is a south–north highway in eastern Massachusetts that runs for 73.4 miles.

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Massachusetts Route 28

Route 28 is a nominally south–north route and highway in the U.S. state of Massachusetts, running from the town of Eastham via Boston to the New Hampshire state line in Methuen.

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Massachusetts Route 37

Route 37 is a short south–north highway in eastern Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts Senate

The Massachusetts Senate is the upper house of the Massachusetts General Court, the bicameral state legislature of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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Massachusetts State Police

The Massachusetts State Police (MSP) is an agency of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts' Executive Office of Public Safety and Security responsible for criminal law enforcement and traffic vehicle regulation across the state.

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Massachusetts's 8th congressional district

Massachusetts's 8th congressional district is located in eastern Massachusetts, including part of Boston.

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Massasoit

Massasoit Sachem or Ousamequin (c. 15811661)"Native People" (page), "Massasoit (Ousamequin) Sachem" (section),MayflowerFamilies.com, web page: was the sachem or leader of the Wampanoag tribe.

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Massasoit Community College

Massasoit Community College was founded in 1966, and named for Massasoit, the Great Sachem of the Wampanoag.

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Mayor

In many countries, a mayor (from the Latin maior, meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town.

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Mayor–council government

The mayor–council government system is a system of organization of local government.

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MBTA Commuter Rail

The MBTA Commuter Rail system serves as the commuter rail arm of the Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority's transportation coverage of Greater Boston in the United States.

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MCPHS University

MCPHS University (formerly Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences), is an accredited, private institution located in the Longwood Medical and Academic Area of Boston, Massachusetts.

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Minutemen (band)

Minutemen were an American punk rock band formed in San Pedro, California in 1980.

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Montello station

Montello station is an MBTA Commuter Rail station in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Moses Packard House

The Moses Packard House is a historic house located at 647 Main Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Municipal corporation

A municipal corporation is the legal term for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, towns, townships, charter townships, villages, and boroughs.

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Myles Standish

Myles Standish (c. 1584 – October 3, 1656) was an English military officer hired by the Pilgrims as military adviser for Plymouth Colony.

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Napster

Napster is the name given to three music-focused online services.

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National Audubon Society

The National Audubon Society (Audubon) is a non-profit environmental organization dedicated to conservation.

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National Register of Historic Places

The National Register of Historic Places (NRHP) is the United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects deemed worthy of preservation for their historical significance.

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Native Americans in the United States

Native Americans, also known as American Indians, Indians, Indigenous Americans and other terms, are the indigenous peoples of the United States.

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New York Islanders

The New York Islanders are a professional ice hockey team based in New York City.

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Niagara Falls

Niagara Falls is the collective name for three waterfalls that straddle the international border between the Canadian province of Ontario and the American state of New York.

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Noel Gourdin

Noel Gourdin (born March 14, 1981), is an R&B artist from Boston, Massachusetts.

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Northeastern University

Northeastern University (NU, formerly NEU) is a private research university in Boston, Massachusetts, established in 1898.

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Oakland Raiders

The Oakland Raiders are a professional American football franchise based in Oakland, California.

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Oklahoma Sooners

The Oklahoma Sooners are the athletic teams that represent the University of Oklahoma, located in Norman.

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Old Colony Lines

The Old Colony Lines are branches of the MBTA Commuter Rail system, connecting downtown Boston, Massachusetts with the South Shore and cranberry-farming country to the south and southeast.

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Old Post Office Building (Brockton, Massachusetts)

The Old Post Office Building is a historic building on Crescent Street in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Oliver Ames (governor)

Oliver Ames (February 4, 1831 – October 22, 1895) was an American businessman, financier and politician from Massachusetts.

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Pacific Islander

Pacific Islanders or Pasifikas are the peoples of the Pacific Islands.

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Patrick Condon

Patrick Condon (born in Brockton Massachusetts in 1950) is a notable Canadian urban designer, planner and professor, and is author of several planning books in the field of sustainability and public engagement.

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Per capita income

Per capita income or average income measures the average income earned per person in a given area (city, region, country, etc.) in a specified year.

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Pete Hughes

Pete Hughes is an American college baseball coach and head coach of the Kansas State Wildcats baseball team.

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Physician assistant

A physician assistant (US/Canada) or physician associate (UK) is a healthcare professional who practices medicine as a part of a healthcare team with collaborating physicians and other providers.

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Plymouth County, Massachusetts

Plymouth County is a county in the U.S. state of Massachusetts.

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Plymouth, Massachusetts

Plymouth (historically known as Plimouth and Plimoth) is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States.

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Pooch Hall

Marion H. "Pooch" Hall, Jr. (born February 8, 1977) is an American television and film actor, rapper, and model known for his role as Derwin Davis, the football player on The CW/BET sitcom The Game, and as Ricky in the 2011 film Jumping the Broom.

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Population density

Population density (in agriculture: standing stock and standing crop) is a measurement of population per unit area or unit volume; it is a quantity of type number density.

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Poverty threshold

The poverty threshold, poverty limit or poverty line is the minimum level of income deemed adequate in a particular country.

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Providence, Rhode Island

Providence is the capital and most populous city of the U.S. state of Rhode Island and is one of the oldest cities in the United States.

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Race and ethnicity in the United States Census

Race and ethnicity in the United States Census, defined by the federal Office of Management and Budget (OMB) and the United States Census Bureau, are self-identification data items in which residents choose the race or races with which they most closely identify, and indicate whether or not they are of Hispanic or Latino origin (the only categories for ethnicity).

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Republican Party (United States)

The Republican Party, also referred to as the GOP (abbreviation for Grand Old Party), is one of the two major political parties in the United States, the other being its historic rival, the Democratic Party.

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Robbie Sims

Robbie Sims (born November 5, 1959) is a former contender at middleweight, (boxing) fighting out of Brockton, Massachusetts like his half-brother, world middleweight champion Marvelous Marvin Hagler, also a southpaw.

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Robert Cottle

Robert S. Cottle (August 7, 1920April 25, 1999) was an American television host.

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Rocky Marciano

Rocco Francis Marchegiano (September 1, 1923 – August 31, 1969), best known as Rocky Marciano, was an American professional boxer who competed from 1947 to 1955.

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Ronnie Bardah

Ronnie Bardah (born August 29, 1982) is a professional poker player who won a World Series of Poker bracelet at the 2012 World Series of Poker and is also notable for holding the record for most consecutive World Series of Poker main event money finishes, with a streak of 5 years in a row from 2010 to 2014.

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Rudy Harris

Onzell Andre "Rudy" Harris (born September 18, 1971) is a former American football player.

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Sacco and Vanzetti

Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti were Italian-born American anarchists who were controversially convicted of murdering a guard and a paymaster during the April 15, 1920 armed robbery of the Slater and Morrill Shoe Company in Braintree, Massachusetts, United States.

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Salisbury Plain River

The Salisbury Plain River is a U.S. Geological Survey.

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Santa Claus

Santa Claus, also known as Saint Nicholas, Kris Kringle, Father Christmas, or simply Santa, is a legendary figure originating in Western Christian culture who is said to bring gifts to the homes of well-behaved ("good" or "nice") children on Christmas Eve (24 December) and the early morning hours of Christmas Day (25 December).

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Scott Gordon (ice hockey)

Scott M. Gordon (born February 6, 1963) is an American professional ice hockey coach and former professional goaltender.

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Sean Newcomb

Sean William Newcomb (born June 12, 1993) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Atlanta Braves of Major League Baseball (MLB).

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Shawn Fanning

Shawn Fanning (born November 22, 1980) is an American computer programmer, entrepreneur, and angel investor.

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Snow Fountain and Clock

The Snow Fountain and Clock is a historic public monument at the southern junction of North Main and East Main Streets in Brockton, Massachusetts, USA.

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South Station

South Station—officially The Governor Michael S. Dukakis Transportation Center at South Station—is the largest railroad station and intercity bus terminal in Greater Boston and New England's second-largest transportation center after Logan International Airport.

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South Street Historic District (Brockton, Massachusetts)

The South Street Historic District is a historic district on South Street from Main Street to Warren Avenue in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Stephen F. Lynch

Stephen Francis Lynch (born March 31, 1955) is an American politician who has served as a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from Massachusetts since 2001.

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Steve Balboni

Stephen Charles Balboni (born January 16, 1957) is a retired Major League Baseball player with the New York Yankees, Seattle Mariners, Kansas City Royals, and Texas Rangers.

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Stoughton, Massachusetts

Stoughton (official name: Town of Stoughton) is a town in Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States.

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The Boston Globe

The Boston Globe (sometimes abbreviated as The Globe) is an American daily newspaper founded and based in Boston, Massachusetts, since its creation by Charles H. Taylor in 1872.

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The Enterprise (Brockton)

The Enterprise is an afternoon daily newspaper published in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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The Ruff and Reddy Show

The Ruff and Reddy Show (also known as Ruff and Reddy) is an American animated television series and the first made by Hanna-Barbera Productions for NBC.

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Thomas Edison

Thomas Alva Edison (February 11, 1847October 18, 1931) was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor.

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Three-phase electric power

Three-phase electric power is a common method of alternating current electric power generation, transmission, and distribution.

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U.S. state

A state is a constituent political entity of the United States.

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United States Census Bureau

The United States Census Bureau (USCB; officially the Bureau of the Census, as defined in Title) is a principal agency of the U.S. Federal Statistical System, responsible for producing data about the American people and economy.

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United States Department of Veterans Affairs

The United States Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) is a federal Cabinet-level agency that provides near-comprehensive healthcare services to eligible military veterans at VA medical centers and outpatient clinics located throughout the country; several non-healthcare benefits including disability compensation, vocational rehabilitation, education assistance, home loans, and life insurance; and provides burial and memorial benefits to eligible veterans and family members at 135 national cemeteries.

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University of Massachusetts Boston

The University of Massachusetts Boston, also known as UMass Boston, is an urban public research university and the third-largest campus in the five-campus University of Massachusetts system.

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University of Notre Dame

The University of Notre Dame du Lac (or simply Notre Dame or ND) is a private, non-profit Catholic research university in the community of Notre Dame, Indiana, near the city of South Bend, in the United States.

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VenetianPrincess

Jodie-Amy Rivera (born February 22, 1984), also known as VenetianPrincess, is an American YouTube Internet personality.

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W.B. Mason

W.B. Mason is a privately held American office products dealer headquartered in Brockton, Massachusetts.

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War of 1812

The War of 1812 was a conflict fought between the United States, the United Kingdom, and their respective allies from June 1812 to February 1815.

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West Bridgewater, Massachusetts

West Bridgewater is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States.

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Westgate Mall (Brockton)

Westgate Mall is a shopping mall in the city of Brockton, Massachusetts.

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Whitman, Massachusetts

Whitman is a town in Plymouth County, Massachusetts, United States.

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William Damon

William Damon (born in Brockton, Massachusetts) is a Professor of Education at the Stanford Graduate School of Education, Director of the Stanford Center on Adolescence, and senior fellow at Stanford University's Hoover Institution.

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Wyatt Tee Walker

Wyatt Tee Walker (August 16, 1928 – January 23, 2018) was an African-American pastor, national civil rights leader, theologian, and cultural historian.

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2010 United States Census

The 2010 United States Census (commonly referred to as the 2010 Census) is the twenty-third and most recent United States national census.

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References

[1] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brockton,_Massachusetts

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