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NJ.com
15 free things to do in and around N.J. this summerLike free hip-hop and R&B? MACFest brings Rah Digga, Vivian Green and Sunshine
15 free things to do in and around N.J. this summer
NJ.com / Posted 21 hours ago
Like free hip-hop and R&B? MACFest brings Rah Digga, Vivian Green and Sunshine Anderson to East Orange's city hall plaza on June 4 for a free show; eastorange-nj.gov 6. Have you ever seen the inside of the the oldest lighthouse... Read more
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The News & Observer
Protesters disrupt Durham City Council meetingsCouncil will consider approving the next step with the Durham Police Department
Protesters disrupt Durham City Council meetings
The News & Observer / Posted yesterday
Council will consider approving the next step with the Durham Police Department Headquarters at its 7 p.m. June 6 City Council meeting. The meetings are held in City Council Chambers at 101 City Hall Plaza. Related content Editor's Choice... Read more
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Boston Herald
Walsh re-hires Kelly to probe tourism dept. for second timeprove their case and this isn’t just a political indictment.” Meanwhile, five
Walsh re-hires Kelly to probe tourism dept. for second time
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
prove their case and this isn’t just a political indictment.” Meanwhile, five organizations that applied for permits in City Hall Plaza during the past year declined multiple requests for comment on the permitting process under Brissette. The... Read more
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Boston Globe
MayorWalsh trying to keep focus amid scandalis accused of abusing the levers of city government to extort the organizers of
MayorWalsh trying to keep focus amid scandal
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
is accused of abusing the levers of city government to extort the organizers of Boston Calling, a concert series held at City Hall Plaza. Brissette allegedly withheld city permits to force organizers to hire union stagehands they didn’t need... Read more
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BC Local News
Surrey Mounties fight increasing bike theft in cityJune 5) with bike theft and prevention events May 28 at the Cloverdale Recreati
Surrey Mounties fight increasing bike theft in city
BC Local News / Posted 3 days ago
June 5) with bike theft and prevention events May 28 at the Cloverdale Recreation Centre at 6188 176th Street and June 2 at City Hall Plaza at 13450 104th Avenue, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. "With an increased number of bike owners committed to... Read more
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WWLP Springfield
$1M requested to fix the front steps to Springfield City Hallwe’re trying to prevent that from happening. We don’t want to have people get h
$1M requested to fix the front steps to Springfield City Hall
WWLP Springfield / Posted 4 days ago
we’re trying to prevent that from happening. We don’t want to have people get hurt and have that issue also,” said Shea. City Hall Plaza is nearly 100 years old. Councilor Walsh told 22News temporary, “band-aid” repairs cost between $5,000 and... Read more
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Boston Globe
City's top tourism official pleads not guilty to extortion chargereported that federal officials were investigating Brissette’s role in Boston C
City's top tourism official pleads not guilty to extortion charge
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
reported that federal officials were investigating Brissette’s role in Boston Calling, the twice-yearly music festival on City Hall Plaza. In a statement prior to the arraignment, Brissette said the indictment was “factually and legally... Read more
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Boston Globe
May 19, 2016authorities were investigating whether Brissette had pressured organizers of Bo
May 19, 2016
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
authorities were investigating whether Brissette had pressured organizers of Boston Calling, a biannual festival held at City Hall Plaza, to hire union stagehands. ... The mayor insisted in a press conference Thursday afternoon that he never... Read more
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Boston Globe
Kenneth Brissette once described his job as ‘Minister of Fun’authorities were investigating whether Brissette had pressured organizers of Bo
Kenneth Brissette once described his job as ‘Minister of Fun’
Boston Globe / Posted 4 days ago
authorities were investigating whether Brissette had pressured organizers of Boston Calling, a twice-a-year festival at City Hall Plaza, to hire union stagehands. “The mission of the Office of Tourism, Sports, and Entertainment is to promote... Read more
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Daily Record
Upcoming Morris County Events$3 per person; 973-326-7603; www.arboretumfriends.org. FIREFLY ILLUMINATING 5K
Upcoming Morris County Events
Daily Record / Posted 4 days ago
$3 per person; 973-326-7603; www.arboretumfriends.org. FIREFLY ILLUMINATING 5K NIGHT RACE: 8-10 p.m. Thursday, May 26. City Hall Plaza, City of Rahway, 1 City Hall Plaza, Rahway. Runners and walkers of all speeds and experience are welcomed.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston tourism official indicted in connection with union extortion probenot have been made. In 2013, under the administration of Mayor Thomas M. Menin
Boston tourism official indicted in connection with union extortion probe
Boston Herald / Posted 4 days ago
not have been made. In 2013, under the administration of Mayor Thomas M. Menino, Boston Calling had held two concerts on City Hall Plaza, and it also held a festival in the spring of 2014, after the newly elected Walsh had taken office. Those... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Springfield encourages cycling to work to improve healthwill host its third annual Bike to Work Day on Friday as part of a nationwide e
Springfield encourages cycling to work to improve health
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 5 days ago
will host its third annual Bike to Work Day on Friday as part of a nationwide event. It will be held from 7 to 9 a.m. at City Hall Plaza, 76 E. High St. A brisk cycling trip can improve personal health, including leg strength, said Sarah... Read more
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Business Wire
Cradles to Crayons® Backpack-Thon® at Staples stuffs 20,000 backpacksto Crayons to replicate the nonprofit’s signature assembly line packing event—n
Cradles to Crayons® Backpack-Thon® at Staples stuffs 20,000 backpacks
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
to Crayons to replicate the nonprofit’s signature assembly line packing event—now in its tenth year—held annually at Boston City Hall Plaza. Staples’ support allows Cradles to Crayons to expand their reach to serve children in MetroWest and Central... Read more
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Boston Globe
Divergent protests converge on City Hall PlazaTwo groups converged on City Hall Plaza on a sunny Tuesday afternoon, screaming
Divergent protests converge on City Hall Plaza
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
Two groups converged on City Hall Plaza on a sunny Tuesday afternoon, screaming at the top of their lungs about causes they hold dear. Teenagers hollered in protest, urging city officials to keep funding intact for public schools. “If we don’t get... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Haitian Flag Day celebrations set for Friday at Brockton City Hall Plaza Generations of Haitians spanning school children to the elderly will be gathe
Haitian Flag Day celebrations set for Friday at Brockton City Hall Plaza
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 5 days ago
Generations of Haitians spanning school children to the elderly will be gathering at Brockton City Hall Plaza on Friday to celebrate the flag of their homeland and the culture... Read more
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Boston Herald
Students say cuts ‘not intangible... affect real people’1 p.m. yesterday and most were between 6th and 12th grade — which include about
Students say cuts ‘not intangible... affect real people’
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
1 p.m. yesterday and most were between 6th and 12th grade — which include about 28,000 students. The protesters massed in City Hall Plaza with signs and chants. Mayor Martin J. Walsh has said he has cut the $30 million shortfall in the schools... Read more
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Boston Herald
Hundreds of BPS students stage walkout in protest of proposed budget cutsCity Hall this afternoon to protest ahead of a city council meeting focused on
Hundreds of BPS students stage walkout in protest of proposed budget cuts
Boston Herald / Posted 6 days ago
City Hall this afternoon to protest ahead of a city council meeting focused on proposed budget cuts. As they streamed into City Hall Plaza, some of the students used microphones connected to speakers to address the crowd and share why they decided... Read more
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Boston Herald
Celtics’ history in the NBA draft lottery has been dismalrecently renamed Pitino Street in the North End? Would Bill Russell insist tha
Celtics’ history in the NBA draft lottery has been dismal
Boston Herald / Posted 7 days ago
recently renamed Pitino Street in the North End? Would Bill Russell insist that the Duncan statue be placed next to his on City Hall Plaza? The ramifications of the 2007 lottery are even harder to contemplate. The Celts went in with the... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Runners fill Nashua for Gate City marathonwhich encompasses five loops, of which the first and last, at 5.4 miles each, a
Runners fill Nashua for Gate City marathon
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
which encompasses five loops, of which the first and last, at 5.4 miles each, are much the same. Main Street just north of City Hall Plaza was marathon central on Sunday, the spot where all three races began simultaneously at 8 a.m. The only... Read more
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The Mercury News
Updated: Bay Area festivals 2016 celebrate wine, beer, 4th of July and moreshow, music and food. Free. www.hotsanjosenights.com. Russell City Blues Festi
Updated: Bay Area festivals 2016 celebrate wine, beer, 4th of July and more
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
show, music and food. Free. www.hotsanjosenights.com. Russell City Blues Festival: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. July 9 and 10. Hayward City Hall Plaza, 777 B St., Hayward. Music, food and vendors. $30 advance, $35 at the gate. 707-647-3962 or 510-472-8800,... Read more
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Lee's Summit Journal
Play takes to the streetsMy friends will come check it out, I’m interested to see what they think.” The
Play takes to the streets
Lee's Summit Journal / Posted 12 days ago
My friends will come check it out, I’m interested to see what they think.” The performance begins at 7 p.m. Thursday at City Hall Plaza, 220 SE Green St. It progresses to the Neighborhood Café, where the audience will have a meal, which is... Read more
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The Mercury News
Updated: Bay Area festivals 2016 celebrate wine, beer, 4th of July and moreand food festival. $40-$85. http://phonodelsol.com. Russell City Blues Festiva
Updated: Bay Area festivals 2016 celebrate wine, beer, 4th of July and more
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
and food festival. $40-$85. http://phonodelsol.com. Russell City Blues Festival: 11 a.m.-7 p.m. July 9 and 10. Hayward City Hall Plaza, 777 B St., Hayward. Music, food and vendors. $30 advance, $35 at the gate. 707-647-3962 or 510-472-8800,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Walsh won't add security restrictions at City Hall following April incidentwas in his office at the time. Today, Walsh said he suspects the problem stemm
Walsh won't add security restrictions at City Hall following April incident
Boston Herald / Posted 13 days ago
was in his office at the time. Today, Walsh said he suspects the problem stemmed from changes to the man’s environment on City Hall Plaza because of a moment-of-silence ceremony planned for the bombing victims. “You know, there’s been 53 people... Read more
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Boston Globe
Steaming kettle sign comes down for repairskettle survived the destruction of old Scollay Square in the 1960s, when the ar
Steaming kettle sign comes down for repairs
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
kettle survived the destruction of old Scollay Square in the 1960s, when the area made way for Government Center and City Hall Plaza, and for a time was the mascot for a chain of coffee shops that went by the Steaming Kettle name. Though the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Thousands honor loved ones lost to violence by choosing to heal, not hurtthis day 20 years ago, and here we are because of you,” Clementina “Tina” Chery
Thousands honor loved ones lost to violence by choosing to heal, not hurt
Boston Herald / Posted 15 days ago
this day 20 years ago, and here we are because of you,” Clementina “Tina” Chery, told walkers whose journey ended on City Hall Plaza after starting out from Town Field in Dorchester. Chery, president of the Peace Institute created in memory... Read more
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Boston Globe
Thousands gather for Mother’s Day peace walkto be more done to get guns off the street and to give kids a feeling of self-w
Thousands gather for Mother’s Day peace walk
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
to be more done to get guns off the street and to give kids a feeling of self-worth.” The march concluded around noon at City Hall Plaza, where Chery and others, including Massachusetts Attorney General Maura Healey, spoke to a crowd in the... Read more
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The News & Observer
Durham City Council to consider evening work sessionsDurham City Council plans to vote on whether to hold work sessions in the eveni
Durham City Council to consider evening work sessions
The News & Observer / Posted 18 days ago
Durham City Council plans to vote on whether to hold work sessions in the evening at its next business meeting. 7 p.m. May 16. Meetings are held in Council Chambers at 101 City Hall Plaza in downtown. Related content Editor's C... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Clark County marks National Day of Prayerbusinesses, media, military, families, churches, schools and health care. Lt.
Clark County marks National Day of Prayer
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 18 days ago
businesses, media, military, families, churches, schools and health care. Lt. Col. Bernard Willis of the Springfield Air National Guard Base was the special speaker. Another gathering will be held at noon today on the Springfield City Hall... Read more
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Boston Globe
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio echoes Tom Menino on Chick-filit. When Massachusetts became the first state in the country to recognize equal
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio echoes Tom Menino on Chick-fil
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
it. When Massachusetts became the first state in the country to recognize equal marriage rights, I personally stood on City Hall Plaza to greet same sex couples coming here to be married. It would be an insult to them and to our city’s long... Read more
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Boston Globe
Walsh increases defense attorney’s contract to $200,000Friday in response to a Globe inquiry that federal authorities were investigati
Walsh increases defense attorney’s contract to $200,000
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
Friday in response to a Globe inquiry that federal authorities were investigating Boston Calling, the music festival on City Hall Plaza. On Wednesday, Walsh’s spokeswoman, Laura Oggeri, said she did not anticipate that Kelly would produce a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston mayor’s office: We didn’t take down the transgender pride flagflag had been swapped for the transgender pride flag, just one day after it had
Boston mayor’s office: We didn’t take down the transgender pride flag
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
flag had been swapped for the transgender pride flag, just one day after it had been unfurled above the brick expanse of City Hall Plaza during a public ceremony hosted by the mayor. But Bonnie McGilpin, a spokeswoman for Walsh’s office, said... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston City Hall moves transgender flag a day after raising itdidn’t initially place the transgender flag in the “prominent” location, McGilp
Boston City Hall moves transgender flag a day after raising it
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
didn’t initially place the transgender flag in the “prominent” location, McGilpin said that its original placement, over City Hall Plaza, was better to accommodate the crowd who gathered in support of the flag raising. On Tuesday afternoon,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Transgender flag flying high after ceremony at City HallA blue, pink and white-striped flag raised over City Hall Plaza in a show of su
Transgender flag flying high after ceremony at City Hall
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
A blue, pink and white-striped flag raised over City Hall Plaza in a show of support for the transgender population comes as lawmakers are debating anti-discrimination legislation that just passed the judiciary committee. “We’re going to keep this... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Transgender pride flag raised at Boston City Hallpublic places. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) BOSTON - Mayor Marty Walsh says a trans
Transgender pride flag raised at Boston City Hall
Brandon Sun / Posted 21 days ago
public places. (AP Photo/Steven Senne) BOSTON - Mayor Marty Walsh says a transgender pride flag raised Monday over Boston City Hall plaza will continue to fly until everyone is equal under the law in Massachusetts. The Democratic mayor and other... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Transgender pride flag raised at Boston City HallLeblanc, The Associated Press BOSTON (AP) - Mayor Marty Walsh says a transgend
Transgender pride flag raised at Boston City Hall
The Record Searchlight / Posted 21 days ago
Leblanc, The Associated Press BOSTON (AP) - Mayor Marty Walsh says a transgender pride flag raised Monday over Boston City Hall plaza will continue to fly until everyone is equal under the law in Massachusetts. The Democratic mayor and other... Read more
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Boston Globe
Feds investigating City Hall’s interaction with Boston Callingof Brissette. “There have been questions by investigators about Boston Calling
Feds investigating City Hall’s interaction with Boston Calling
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
of Brissette. “There have been questions by investigators about Boston Calling, an event that has been hosted on City Hall Plaza since 2013, that are similar to the questions raised about Top Chef,” said Walsh’s spokeswoman, Laura Oggeri,... Read more
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Surrey Leader
EDITORIAL: No problem – this is Surrey at its bestimpressive for a crowd that size. A little further north, thousands more also
EDITORIAL: No problem – this is Surrey at its best
Surrey Leader / Posted 26 days ago
impressive for a crowd that size. A little further north, thousands more also gathered without any problems at Surrey City Hall Plaza on April 23 during the Party for the Planet environmental extravaganza. These two trouble-free events are... Read more
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ABC Newspapers
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes comes to Anoka County May 21raise awareness in the community about domestic, sexual, and gender violence, W
Walk a Mile in Her Shoes comes to Anoka County May 21
ABC Newspapers / Posted 28 days ago
raise awareness in the community about domestic, sexual, and gender violence, Walk a Mile in Her Shoes takes place at Anoka City Hall Plaza May 21. Open roadRegistration and resource fair will begin at 8:30 a.m.; the walk will start at 10 a.m. All... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Black Panther Members Announce 50Th Anniversary Commemorationwill consist of workshops, exhibits and events at the Oakland Museum, performan
Black Panther Members Announce 50Th Anniversary Commemoration
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted a month ago
will consist of workshops, exhibits and events at the Oakland Museum, performances by musicians and artists at City Hall Plaza as well as an official renaming ceremony of a portion of DeFremery Park. A portion of the park will be... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Speakers at L’Ambiance ceremony: Worker safety has improvedLabor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilki
Speakers at L’Ambiance ceremony: Worker safety has improved
Stamford Advocate / Posted a month ago
Labor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilkinson served as master of ceremonies at the City Hall plaza event, introducing elected officials and labor leaders. Several relatives of the men who were killed... Read more
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Surrey Leader
Enjoy a big Party for the PlanetB.C.’s largest Earth Day celebration takes place Saturday at City Hall Plaza.
Enjoy a big Party for the Planet
Surrey Leader / Posted a month ago
B.C.’s largest Earth Day celebration takes place Saturday at City Hall Plaza. Featuring three performance stages and more than a dozen performers, The Party for the Planet will take place April 23 – one day after Earth Day – from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Speakers at L’Ambiance ceremony: Worker safety has improvedLabor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilki
Speakers at L’Ambiance ceremony: Worker safety has improved
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted a month ago
Labor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilkinson served as master of ceremonies at the City Hall plaza event, introducing elected officials and labor leaders. Several relatives of the men who were killed... Read more
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Darien News-Review
Speakers at L’Ambiance ceremony: Worker safety has improvedLabor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilki
Speakers at L’Ambiance ceremony: Worker safety has improved
Darien News-Review / Posted a month ago
Labor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilkinson served as master of ceremonies at the City Hall plaza event, introducing elected officials and labor leaders. Several relatives of the men who were killed... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Speakers at L’Ambiance memorial say workplace safety has improvedLabor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilki
Speakers at L’Ambiance memorial say workplace safety has improved
Connecticut Post / Posted a month ago
Labor Council. “We are working with the mayor, who is looking into it.’’ Wilkinson served as master of ceremonies at the City Hall plaza event, introducing elected officials and labor leaders. Several relatives of the men who were killed... Read more
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