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A city of eastern Massachusetts south of Boston. It was once the largest shoe-producing center in the country.
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(ˈbrɒk tən)

a city in E Massachusetts. 92,410.
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Today the Brockton loop to Brockton roundabout will be shut from 7pm until 7am.
The Stirchley Interchange to Brockton Loop on the A442 Queensway, known as the EP, was closed from 7pm until 7am last night.
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Police reportedly found Eugenia Monteiro, a mother of two, dead from several gunshot wounds at her apartment in Brockton, about 40 miles from Boston.
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TGPM Developments has acquired Brockton Buisness Park, south of Telford town centre.
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Working with area hospitals, the local board of health and such organizations as the Red Cross, Mahoney, a former Air Force officer who has managed the Brockton store for three years, has made Walgreens an integral part of health fairs, blood drives and countless other health-oriented events in and around Brockton.