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Boston Globe
Aaron Hernandez settles civil lawsuit in FloridaAaron Hernandez has settled a lawsuit in Florida brought by an associate who cl
Aaron Hernandez settles civil lawsuit in Florida
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
Aaron Hernandez has settled a lawsuit in Florida brought by an associate who claimed that the former NFL star and convicted murderer shot him in the face, court records show. Lawyers for Alexander Bradley, a former friend of Hernandez, wrote in a... Read more
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WBUR Boston
Boston’s Yoga For People Of Color Raises Questions About InclusivenessTwenty-four-year-old Chanelle John, center, last spring founded what she says i
Boston’s Yoga For People Of Color Raises Questions About Inclusiveness
WBUR Boston / Posted 2 days ago
Twenty-four-year-old Chanelle John, center, last spring founded what she says is Boston's first yoga class for people of color. Here, she leads exercises at Inquilinos Boricuas en Acción in the South End. (Jesse Costa/WBUR) BOSTON Tyrome Thomas is... Read more
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Boston Herald
Wahlburgers looks to open Dorchester locationThe Wahlberg brothers­ are looking to raise $10 million from investors to expan
Wahlburgers looks to open Dorchester location
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
The Wahlberg brothers­ are looking to raise $10 million from investors to expand their Wahlburgers restaurant chain in Massachusetts and have signed a lease for a location in their hometown of Dorchester. “Because they’re doing so well, that’s the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Retailers turning showrooms into classroomsthinking she’d end up working in an appliance showroom. Wezner, 28, is one of
Retailers turning showrooms into classrooms
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
thinking she’d end up working in an appliance showroom. Wezner, 28, is one of two full-time chefs at the Clarke kitchen and design showroom about an hour south of Boston, whipping up risotto or searing New York strip steaks with high-end... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston city councilors propose homeowner surchargeTwo Boston city councilors are introducing a proposal to add a 1 percent surcha
Boston city councilors propose homeowner surcharge
Boston Herald / Posted 3 days ago
Two Boston city councilors are introducing a proposal to add a 1 percent surcharge to homeowners’ tax bills to fund such items as affordable housing and new green space. The surcharge would be introduced under the Community Preservation Act and... Read more
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Boston Herald
City moves to rename Marine Industrial Park after Ray FlynnRaymond L. Flynn is recommending that the thriving Marine Industrial Park be na
City moves to rename Marine Industrial Park after Ray Flynn
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
Raymond L. Flynn is recommending that the thriving Marine Industrial Park be named after Flynn to celebrate his devotion to Boston, the Herald has learned. Mayor Martin J. Walsh, in backing the report of the panel, is urging the BRA to rename the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Reel BostonThis story was first published in the Boston Globe on Feb. 27, 2005. How do yo
Reel Boston
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
This story was first published in the Boston Globe on Feb. 27, 2005. How do you capture the soul of a place on film? This is the mystery of location filming the task, half craft and half art, that any film crew must address when it leaves the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Church allowed abuse by priest for yearsin Scituate in November. This article was prepared by the Globe Spotlight Team
Church allowed abuse by priest for years
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
in Scituate in November. This article was prepared by the Globe Spotlight Team: reporters Matt Carroll, Sacha Pfeiffer, and Michael Rezendes; and editor Walter V. Robinson. It was written by Rezendes. Since the mid-1990s, more than 130 people... Read more
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Boston Globe
Emily Harney’s pictures pack a punch - The Boston Globejust out of reach of DeLuca’s jab. It’s another day at the office for Harney,
Emily Harney’s pictures pack a punch - The Boston Globe
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
just out of reach of DeLuca’s jab. It’s another day at the office for Harney, who has been photographing fighters — champs and chumps, punchers and palookas — for the past 15 years. She was ringside for the first of Lowell boxer Micky Ward’s epic... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Loyal riders of Mattapan trolley hope rail service can be saved- Janet Coplin has depended on the Mattapan trolley for more than 40 years, so
Loyal riders of Mattapan trolley hope rail service can be saved
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
- Janet Coplin has depended on the Mattapan trolley for more than 40 years, so the prospect of MBTA officials abandoning the 3-mile rail service and replacing it with electric buses isn’t going over too well with her and many of her... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Loyal riders of Mattapan trolley hope rail service is saved- Janet Coplin has depended on the Mattapan trolley for more than 40 years, so
Loyal riders of Mattapan trolley hope rail service is saved
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 10 days ago
- Janet Coplin has depended on the Mattapan trolley for more than 40 years, so the prospect of MBTA officials abandoning the 3-mile rail service and replacing it with electric buses isn’t going over too well with her and many of her... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Questioned by T officials, historic Mattapan trolley inspires loyal riders-- Janet Coplin has depended on the Mattapan trolley for more than 40 years, so
Questioned by T officials, historic Mattapan trolley inspires loyal riders
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 11 days ago
-- Janet Coplin has depended on the Mattapan trolley for more than 40 years, so the prospect of MBTA officials abandoning the three-mile rail service and replacing it with electric buses isn’t going over too well with her and many of her... Read more
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Boston Herald
‘Victim’s legs’ visible to witnesses during morning hit-and-runMultiple witnesses to a horrific hit-and-run in Chinatown saw a woman’s feet un
‘Victim’s legs’ visible to witnesses during morning hit-and-run
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
Multiple witnesses to a horrific hit-and-run in Chinatown saw a woman’s feet under the car as she was dragged on a miles-long journey into Dorchester and heard her screams — which one man mistook for the wail of an alarm, prosecutors said. “A... Read more
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Boston Herald
Developer on Mission to build South Huntington Ave. housingA mixed-use project with 38 residential units and commercial/retail and restaur
Developer on Mission to build South Huntington Ave. housing
Boston Herald / Posted 11 days ago
A mixed-use project with 38 residential units and commercial/retail and restaurant space is planned for a stretch of South Huntington Avenue in Boston’s Mission Hill neighborhood. Walter Huntington LLC, led by developer Doug George of Dorchester,... Read more
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Philboxing
Central New England (Greater Lowell) 70th annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship Semifinals round results from LowellReturning New England welterweight champion Xavier Vega, representing Canal Str
Central New England (Greater Lowell) 70th annual Lowell Sun Charities Golden Gloves Championship Semifinals round results from Lowell
Philboxing / Posted 15 days ago
Returning New England welterweight champion Xavier Vega, representing Canal Street Boxing in Lawrence (MA), was a 4-1 winner against Michael Fontenez, of Nashua, NH. Peter Welch's Gym in South Boston led the hit parade with three winners, all in the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Heslam: Confession, apology too late for murder victim’s familyA Dorchester man confessed to the 2004 murder of 26-year-old Julaine Jules and
Heslam: Confession, apology too late for murder victim’s family
Boston Herald / Posted 16 days ago
A Dorchester man confessed to the 2004 murder of 26-year-old Julaine Jules and then — in a stunning move rarely seen in court — turned to apologize to her anguished family. “I don’t want to make you angry, more than you already are. I am deeply,... Read more
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Boston Herald
Tito Jackson’s growing donor list raises eyebrowsJ. Walsh’s 2013 electoral opponent John Connolly, setting tongues wagging that
Tito Jackson’s growing donor list raises eyebrows
Boston Herald / Posted 17 days ago
J. Walsh’s 2013 electoral opponent John Connolly, setting tongues wagging that he’s running for mayor. It comes as Jackson and Walsh have taken to Twitter over how to confront racial unease at Boston Latin School. Conversation in the city’s black... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Here's how dibs works on the East CoastIn Washington, Nate Bergman spent 96 words stating his case, laser-printed and
Here's how dibs works on the East Coast
Chicago Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
In Washington, Nate Bergman spent 96 words stating his case, laser-printed and sealed in plastic. He'd spent hours digging his car out of a parking place on a Capitol Hill street. He duly acknowledged the legal right of other drivers to take the... Read more
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The New Yorker
Why Can’t We Stop Child Abuse?“Remember me?”: three months passed before the body of Bella Bond, discovered i
Why Can’t We Stop Child Abuse?
The New Yorker / Posted 18 days ago
“Remember me?”: three months passed before the body of Bella Bond, discovered in a trash bag in Boston Harbor, was identified.Credit Illustration by Oliver Munday; Source: Pat Greenhouse / The Boston Globe / Getty (Bottom-Right) Last June, a woman... Read more
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hcam.tv
Francis M. “Frank” O’Toole, 79Monday morning (January 25, 2016) at Blaire House of Milford after a period of
Francis M. “Frank” O’Toole, 79
hcam.tv / Posted 18 days ago
Monday morning (January 25, 2016) at Blaire House of Milford after a period of declining health. He was the beloved husband of Carol A. (LaPorte) O’Toole. Mr. O’Toole was born in South Boston, MA the son of the late Bartley and the late Helen... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston motorists hesitant to embrace concept of robo-carsIt could be hard to sell self-driving cars to Boston’s notorious motorists, man
Boston motorists hesitant to embrace concept of robo-cars
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
It could be hard to sell self-driving cars to Boston’s notorious motorists, many of whom registered solid skepticism when asked about turning their steering wheel over to a computer. “We’re not ready for this at all. We’ll see world peace first,”... Read more
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OJornal News
Immigrant domestic violence victims face many barriers to getting helpto getting help Photo by Greg Derr, The Patriot Ledger Employed by DOVE, Kathe
Immigrant domestic violence victims face many barriers to getting help
OJornal News / Posted 22 days ago
to getting help Photo by Greg Derr, The Patriot Ledger Employed by DOVE, Katheline Leconte is fluent in Haitian Creole and works inside local police departments. She is seen here with Randolph Police Chief William Pace. For months, Patricia... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Mayor Walsh: GE Will Be a ‘Magnet for Talent and Investment’Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said there were approximately 4,900 housing starts in
Mayor Walsh: GE Will Be a ‘Magnet for Talent and Investment’
GlobeSt.com / Posted 23 days ago
Boston Mayor Martin Walsh said there were approximately 4,900 housing starts in the city last year; a new record. BOSTON�Mayor Martin Walsh delivered his second �State of the City� address on Tuesday evening and detailed his accomplishments over the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Mayor Walsh announces creation, expansion of 6 city parksThe investment comes at a time when the “parks budget is the biggest in Boston’
Mayor Walsh announces creation, expansion of 6 city parks
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
The investment comes at a time when the “parks budget is the biggest in Boston’s history,” Walsh said. The city plans to create or expand six parks using property that other agencies have conveyed to the Parks Department, Samantha Ornsby, Walsh’s... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook January 14thJanuary 14, 2016 Coaches from USC and UNC met with DE Allen Cater of Kennesaw,
Recruiting Notebook January 14th
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
January 14, 2016 Coaches from USC and UNC met with DE Allen Cater of Kennesaw, GA Thursday. The Gamecocks were in to watch him workout in the morning. His Tar Heel recruiter had an in home visit Thursday night. He has... Read more
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Spartanburg Herald-Journal
Recruiting Notebook January 14thJanuary 14, 2016 Coaches from USC and UNC met with DE Allen Cater of Kennesaw,
Recruiting Notebook January 14th
Spartanburg Herald-Journal / Posted 29 days ago
January 14, 2016 Coaches from USC and UNC met with DE Allen Cater of Kennesaw, GA Thursday. The Gamecocks were in to watch him workout in the morning. His Tar Heel recruiter had an in home visit Thursday night. He has... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
The Vegas Columnist And The Newspaper Owner Who Once Sued Him For Libelto the family of one of the wealthiest men in the country set off shock waves i
The Vegas Columnist And The Newspaper Owner Who Once Sued Him For Libel
KPBS San Diego / Posted 30 days ago
to the family of one of the wealthiest men in the country set off shock waves in that newsroom. The vast financial and political interests of the billionaire casino magnate and major Republican donor Sheldon Adelson raise nettlesome... Read more

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