Identifying a Flying Bug

Can anybody identifiy this bug? They're all over my hallways. I live in Massachusetts, but got nothing when I tried researching it. It looks like a mosquito, but I have never seen these types. Anybody? Thanks in advance :)

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May 17, 20150 found this helpful
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Based on its size, it is likely a "Crane Fly." They are harmless, and attracted to light. Just kind of startling due to their size. Here is a link that might give you a little more info:

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May 9, 20150 found this helpful

It is a midge.

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October 12, 20160 found this helpful

This is a lakefly. Commonly found in lake winnebago in wisconsin. They lay eggs in the lake. The egg larvae worms burrow into the sand and are eaten by lake sturgeon. They hatch when the water starts to warm up in late may and again a smaller hatch in late august.

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November 17, 20170 found this helpful

The insect above with the "feathery" antennae is a Midge.

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