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ICYMI: Gloucester Twitter Sanctions; Light Retiring

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-- The Gloucester students who sent out racist tweets following the Bruins' playoff loss have been "handed significant suspensions from athletic programs and other sanctions." [Gloucester Times]

-- Formerly the Redmen (until 2008), Natick High School has a new nickname — the Natick Red Hawks. [WBZ-TV]

-- Longtime Patriots offensive lineman Matt Light will retire on Monday. [Boston Globe]

And a few weekend events:

-- It's the 14th annual Somerville Open Studios event this weekend (featured in Radio Boston's "Weekend Picks").

-- After 27 years, trombonist Doug Yeo plays his last Boston Symphony Orchestra performance on Saturday night.

-- This is "a zombie-infested 5k obstacle course race" in Amesbury.

This program aired on May 4, 2012. The audio for this program is not available.

Benjamin Swasey Twitter Digital Manager
Ben is WBUR's digital news manager.

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