Mother of twins chronicles terror, joy of first three years 
Jane Roper was thrilled when she found she was pregnant in 2006, but that delight became tinged with “terror” when she learned she was carrying twins.
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Mother of twins chronicles terror, joy of first three years

Jane Roper was thrilled when she found she was pregnant in 2006, but that delight became tinged with “terror” when she learned she was carrying twins.

(ESSDRAS M SUAREZ/ GLOBE STAFF)

Amelia Earhart search revives her local connections 
Growing up in Lynn, Jim Morrissey dreamed of two events happening in his lifetime: He wanted to see the Red Sox win a World Series, and he wanted someone to solve the disappearance of his great-aunt, Amelia Earhart. 
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Amelia Earhart search revives her local connections

Growing up in Lynn, Jim Morrissey dreamed of two events happening in his lifetime: He wanted to see the Red Sox win a World Series, and he wanted someone to solve the disappearance of his great-aunt, Amelia Earhart.

(AFP/GETTYIMAGES)

Playwright weaves family history into ‘Luck of the Irish’ 
- The details of the play are artistic inventions, but Greenidge’s inspiration was the stratagem her grandparents used as a black couple to buy a house in overwhelmingly white Arlington in 1967.

Playwright weaves family history into ‘Luck of the Irish’

- The details of the play are artistic inventions, but Greenidge’s inspiration was the stratagem her grandparents used as a black couple to buy a house in overwhelmingly white Arlington in 1967.

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Menounos wears Giants bikini in NYC
- Medford’s Maria Menounos, an “Extra” host and a die-hard Patriots fan, made good on her Super Bowl bet yesterday.
 Photo Gallery: Menounos loses a bet

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Menounos wears Giants bikini in NYC

- Medford’s Maria Menounos, an “Extra” host and a die-hard Patriots fan, made good on her Super Bowl bet yesterday.

Photo Gallery: Menounos loses a bet

Maria Menounos says she wants children - just not now.

Maria Menounos says she wants children - just not now.

Medford woman discovers grenade in closet
- State Police disarmed a grenade last night after a Medford woman discovered it while cleaning her closet, officials said.

Medford woman discovers grenade in closet

- State Police disarmed a grenade last night after a Medford woman discovered it while cleaning her closet, officials said.