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The Massachusetts immigration court is suffering the longest delays of any state except California, with unresolved cases pending an average of 615 days, according to a report that analyzes court records. (By Maria Sacchetti, Globe Staff)
A recent poll by the opinion research firm Zogby International found 14 percent of US adults have switched to a community bank or credit union in the last year, with 60 percent of that group saying that they moved their accounts to "protest policies or behavior of large national banks." (By Megan Woolhouse, Globe Staff)
Last year, the Alliance to Protect Nantucket Sound was falling into debt, raising only $1.4 million -- a 50 percent drop compared with 2008 and its lowest yearly fund-raising total since 2002, the year the group was founded. (By Michael Rezendes, Globe Staff)
In the aftermath of a quadruple killing in Mattapan this fall, Lillie Searcy decided to do something not seen for some time - rally a coalition of social service agencies, clergy, and residents to tackle Mattapan's myriad problems head-on. (By Meghan E. Irons, Globe Staff)
Like a growing number of women's groups nationwide, the Cabot Club in Middleborough has decided to disband. Nationally, the number of women who are members of the General Federation of Women's Clubs has plummeted from more than 2 million in the 1950s to about 100,000 today. (By David Abel, Globe Staff)
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