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Boston Globe
Man arrested near Denzel Washington movie set in South End held on bailA 52-year-old Dorchester man was held on $25,000 bail at his Friday arraignment
Boston Globe / Posted 4 hours ago
A 52-year-old Dorchester man was held on $25,000 bail at his Friday arraignment for multiple charges including carjacking after he was arrested on the set of a Denzel Washington movie being filmed in the South End. Victor Lee was arraigned in Boston... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Inside Illinois' $16 billion backlog: What does the state owe your town?of Aug. 15. The data includes more than 12,000 IOUs, some for millions of dolla
Chicago Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
of Aug. 15. The data includes more than 12,000 IOUs, some for millions of dollars to cities ($24 million owed to Chicago) and some for just a few ($1.20 to a resident from Orland Park). They cover the range of state government from $5 billion for... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man with knife arrested near Boston movie setBoston police working a detail on the set of a movie being filmed in the South
Boston Globe / Posted 22 hours ago
Boston police working a detail on the set of a movie being filmed in the South End Thursday arrested a knife-wielding man suspected of larceny and carjacking, police said in a statement. Victor Lee, 52, of Dorchester, is due to be arraigned in... Read more
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Boston Globe
He traveled from New Bedford to Boston this week and got arrested twice for alleged break-ins.A New Bedford man with an alleged penchant for breaking into houses and cars ma
Boston Globe / Posted yesterday
A New Bedford man with an alleged penchant for breaking into houses and cars may want to find a new hobby, after Boston cops nabbed him twice this week in separate incidents in the Back Bay and Dorchester. Kevin Perry, 37, had his first brush with... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Councilor accuses Quincy hotel developer of 'bait and switch'structural changes, but it now intends to be a “dual-flag” property, a joint ve
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
structural changes, but it now intends to be a “dual-flag” property, a joint venture between Holiday Inn Express and Staybridge Suites, attorney Robert Harnais told the city’s planning board during their meeting on Wednesday night. The... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Quincy officials have reservations about change to Holiday Innstructural changes, but it now intends to be a “dual-flag” property, a joint ve
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
structural changes, but it now intends to be a “dual-flag” property, a joint venture between Holiday Inn Express and Staybridge Suites, attorney Robert Harnais told the city’s planning board during their meeting on Wednesday night. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Multiple suspects sought in fatal shooting at Dorchester hotelyesterday were searching for multiple suspects who fled the scene of a fatal pr
Boston Herald / Posted 2 days ago
yesterday were searching for multiple suspects who fled the scene of a fatal predawn shooting at the Holiday Inn Express in Dorchester. Police responded to the hotel, located just steps from Interstate 93 South, at 4:15 a.m. yesterday after... Read more
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The Chattanoogan
Champions Crowned On Day 2 Of 2017 Eastern Elite Qualifier And Regional Open Championshipsof 35 champions were crowned at the Chattanooga Convention Center during the se
The Chattanoogan / Posted 2 days ago
of 35 champions were crowned at the Chattanooga Convention Center during the second day of the 2017 Eastern Elite Qualifier and Regional Open Championships in Chattanooga. The female divisions, other than the elite females, finished up their run in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Man shot, killed inside Holiday Inn Express in DorchesterA man was shot and killed inside the Holiday Inn Express hotel in the South Bay
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
A man was shot and killed inside the Holiday Inn Express hotel in the South Bay shopping center in Dorchester, officials said. Boston EMS crews were called to the hotel at 69 Boston St. at 4:19 a.m., EMS Lieutenant Edward McCarthy said. EMS did not... Read more
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Boston Globe
Looking to give low-income shoppers MORE MENU OPTIONSA quick bus ride from her Roxbury home can bring Jocelyne Joseph closer to the
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
A quick bus ride from her Roxbury home can bring Jocelyne Joseph closer to the familiar food of her native Haiti. Standing in the produce section of Tropical Foods supermarket, Joseph picks up a breadfruit, a bumpy, green, nutrient-rich staple of the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Walsh cruises on official appearancesis crisscrossing the city at a frenetic pace, rushing from block parties to gro
Boston Herald / Posted 9 days ago
is crisscrossing the city at a frenetic pace, rushing from block parties to groundbreakings while doling out new grants and programs for Boston residents. But it’s not what it looks like. Walsh is doing very little actual campaigning, with... Read more
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Boston Herald
Gelzinis: So many old faces in ’67 class reunionBilliart for girls. The building in the North End is now filled with million-do
Boston Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Billiart for girls. The building in the North End is now filled with million-dollar condos. The basement where we ate sub sandwiches is now an underground parking garage for Porsches and Mercedes. Who was that grim-faced young man at the bottom of... Read more
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Boston Globe
What’s open, closed on Columbus Daydiscretion. Municipal, state, federal offices: Closed. Mail: Post offices clo
Boston Globe / Posted 11 days ago
discretion. Municipal, state, federal offices: Closed. Mail: Post offices closed; express delivery only. MBTA: Subways, and buses on weekday schedule. Commuter rail on weekday schedule. Hingham and Charlestown commuter boats on weekday schedule.... Read more
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Boston Globe
GlobeDocs film fest delves into urgent issuesSeemingly insoluble problems and unlikely solutions dominate the feature-length
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
Seemingly insoluble problems and unlikely solutions dominate the feature-length entries in the latest GlobeDocs Film Festival that begins on Wednesday. That’s no accident. Now in its third year, the festival, which enlists journalists to moderate... Read more
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Boston Globe
Work on South Bay bike trail finally begins, with plans to link city to waterA long-delayed bike path in Boston with roots in the era of Mayor Tom Menino ha
Boston Globe / Posted 15 days ago
A long-delayed bike path in Boston with roots in the era of Mayor Tom Menino has been revamped, with construction expected to commence next year on the first stretch of the 3.5-mile run between Roxbury and the Seaport District. City officials have... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston offers options to AmazonAs Boston officials finalize their pitch to Amazon for the company’s “second he
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
As Boston officials finalize their pitch to Amazon for the company’s “second headquarters,” due later this month, they are firming up a list of possible sites for the e-commerce giant. Along with the vast Suffolk Downs property in East Boston, the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Globe staff photos of the month, September 2017month, September 2017 Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
month, September 2017 Here’s a look at some of the best images taken by Globe photographers last month: of Hurricanes Irma and Maria, remembering the Sept. 11 attacks, signs of fall, the Boston mayoral race, and the football season in full... Read more
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Boston Globe
In Mansfield, a one-of-a-kind collection of black dollsThe National Black Doll Museum in Mansfield is the only such museum in America.
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
The National Black Doll Museum in Mansfield is the only such museum in America. It’s a small space and irregularly shaped: 3,500 square feet of nooks and crannies, all chock-full of a rotating collection of more than 6,000 dolls. There are apple... Read more
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Boston Globe
50 years on, historic Sox win still seems impossibleThis is the final in a series of articles about the Boston Red Sox “Impossible
Boston Globe / Posted 19 days ago
This is the final in a series of articles about the Boston Red Sox “Impossible Dream” season and the Summer of 1967 in Boston. Learn more about this project. It was the final day of the season, partly cloudy over Fenway and newly crisp, as if the... Read more
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Boston Globe
50 years on, historic Sox win still seems impossibleThis is the final in a series of articles about the Boston Red Sox “Impossible
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
This is the final in a series of articles about the Boston Red Sox “Impossible Dream” season and the Summer of 1967 in Boston. Learn more about this project. It was the final day of the season, partly cloudy over Fenway and newly crisp, as if the... Read more
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Boston Herald
Boston amends TV license to expand Verizon availabilityVerizon’s cable television license in the hopes of bringing the telecommunicati
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
Verizon’s cable television license in the hopes of bringing the telecommunications carrier into more neighborhoods in Boston in a move that will double the area of the Hub where Verizon Fios will be available, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
$400,000 seized in investigation of sports betting at Quincy barBenjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_LedgerSean Philip Cotter The Patrio
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 22 days ago
Benjamin Paulin The Patriot Ledger @BPaulin_LedgerSean Philip Cotter The Patriot Ledger Cotter_Ledger QUINCY – A grand jury on Monday indicted an owner and a manager of the Southside Tavern on charges that they operated a "large-scale illegal sports... Read more
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Boston Globe
Menino became unstoppable thanks to Boston’s minority neighborhoods. Can Walsh do the same?advantage. But something even more tantalizing appears within Walsh’s grasp: t
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
advantage. But something even more tantalizing appears within Walsh’s grasp: the possibility that he could reprise, and even expand, the coalition that first elected him in 2013 and made his predecessor the city’s longest-serving... Read more
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Boston Globe
Finalists picked in four district City Council racesEdward M. Flynn, son of a longtime Boston mayor, posted a solid victory Tuesday
Boston Globe / Posted 23 days ago
Edward M. Flynn, son of a longtime Boston mayor, posted a solid victory Tuesday night in a City Council district that includes South Boston, Chinatown, the South End, and Bay Village. Winning 56 percent of the preliminary election vote, he will face... Read more
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Boston Globe
Voters to pick finalists for City Council racesVoters from Roxbury to East Boston were poised Tuesday night to pick the finali
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
Voters from Roxbury to East Boston were poised Tuesday night to pick the finalists in three City Council races that pit Boston’s political establishment against upstart candidates who hail from their neighborhoods’ emerging demographics. The top two... Read more
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Boston Herald
Low turnout in city election as hours to vote tick downfor the 2013 preliminary election -- as voters appear underwhelmed by the mayor
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
for the 2013 preliminary election -- as voters appear underwhelmed by the mayoral contest between Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Roxbury City Councilor Tito Jackson. Even areas with hotly-contested City Council races are barely pulling above double... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
AG: Car dealer with Brockton location sold lousy cars with bad loansoffice filled a lawsuit against a used car dealership with four Massachusetts l
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 24 days ago
office filled a lawsuit against a used car dealership with four Massachusetts locations, including one on Main Street in south Brockton. The suit filed Tuesday accuses car dealer JD Byrider of using predatory practices in its sale of defective... Read more
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Boston Herald
Marty vs. Tito, early round KO may be in cards— at least 20-25 percent of the total — to show he can be competitive, it would
Boston Herald / Posted 24 days ago
— at least 20-25 percent of the total — to show he can be competitive, it would seriously wound his campaign to become Boston’s first black mayor. And if Walsh fails to get any more than just 50 percent of the vote, it would be a... Read more
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Boston Globe
Area Puerto Ricans frustrated state, city have no central relief effort for battered islandNearly a week since Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico, groups of Boston-are
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Nearly a week since Hurricane Maria decimated Puerto Rico, groups of Boston-area Puerto Ricans say they are anxiously trying to figure out ways to help and get aid to the island, with some expressing frustration at the lack of a plan from the city or... Read more
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Boston Globe
There’s an election tomorrow? City candidates search for votes in little-watched preliminaryMartin J. Walsh’s smile was brighter and there was a little more pep in his ste
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
Martin J. Walsh’s smile was brighter and there was a little more pep in his step Monday as he swept through Mission Hill on the eve of the first public judgment of his job so far as mayor. “I feel good about [Tuesday’s preliminary election],’’ Walsh... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tito Jackson’s record steeped in advocacyIn his six years on the job, city councilor and mayoral challenger Tito Jackson
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
In his six years on the job, city councilor and mayoral challenger Tito Jackson has led protests demanding more school funding, pressed police to wear body cameras, and stalled a hotel project in his district until a developer agreed to higher wages... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marijuana gets all dressed up and rides the elevator to the top floora marijuana industry panel hosted by the Smith, Costello & Crawford Public Poli
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
a marijuana industry panel hosted by the Smith, Costello & Crawford Public Policy Law Group on Friday in the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce’s swanky, 17th-floor digs with views of the Harbor. The Chamber’s first formal foray into legal... Read more
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Boston Globe
blotter■ DEADLY FIGHT An apparent fight between two neighbors in Dorchester Thursday m
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
■ DEADLY FIGHT An apparent fight between two neighbors in Dorchester Thursday morning has left one man dead from stab wounds and another wounded, Boston police said. Officers, responding to a call, found two people with stab wounds at 50 Bradshaw... Read more
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Boston Herald
Chang puts Egleston headmaster on leave amid registration snafuThe headmaster of a Roxbury alternative high school is under an “internal inves
Boston Herald / Posted 29 days ago
The headmaster of a Roxbury alternative high school is under an “internal investigation” and has been placed on paid leave amid concerns about enrollment problems, Boston school officials said. Superintendent Tommy Chang announced Julie Coles,... Read more
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Boston Globe
‘Erratic’ hit-and-run driver on I-93 nabbed south of BostonA hit-and-run driver on Interstate 93 was stopped after an “erratic” pursuit do
Boston Globe / Posted 29 days ago
A hit-and-run driver on Interstate 93 was stopped after an “erratic” pursuit down the highway from Boston to a Quincy exit Thursday morning, State Police said. The hit-and-run occurred on I-93 southbound around 6:15 a.m. Thursday, “roughly in area... Read more
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Boston Globe
Sept. 18, 2017oz Ciroc vodka, ½ oz Lillet Blanc, shake with ice, strain, add lemon) martini g
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
oz Ciroc vodka, ½ oz Lillet Blanc, shake with ice, strain, add lemon) martini glass of politics, from Joshua Miller of the Boston Globe at the Massachusetts State House. After three-and-a-quarter years, today’s edition of Political Happy Hour is... Read more
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Boston Globe
Two dozen Boston schools at risk of being declared ‘underperforming’More than two dozen schools in Boston with low standardized test scores are at
Boston Globe / Posted 1 months ago
More than two dozen schools in Boston with low standardized test scores are at risk of being declared “underperforming” by the state, an action that can lead to the removal of principals and teachers, according to a School Department analysis. The... Read more
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Boston Herald
Flynn: Through sea of negativity, Boston’s goodwill shinesIt seems like every time you turn on the national news lately, all you see is a
Boston Herald / Posted 1 months ago
It seems like every time you turn on the national news lately, all you see is angry protests and demonstrations. Whether it’s student activists blocking traffic so people can’t get home from work, demonstrators throwing bottles at police officers or... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Company says Union Point building destroyed by firefire while still under construction. The fire in the four-story building on Tr
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 1 months ago
fire while still under construction. The fire in the four-story building on Trotter Road broke out sometime before 3 a.m. and quickly grew to a four-alarm blaze, drawing firefighters from as far away as Boston to the Woodstone Crossing section of... Read more

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