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Boston Herald
St. Anthony Shrine recognizes Tom O’Brien, donates $25G to Puerto Rico relief effortsThe donation is amazing. It’s very moving. We’ll get through this. Faith has be
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The donation is amazing. It’s very moving. We’ll get through this. Faith has been an anchor in this crisis.” The Rev. Thomas E. Conway, director of the Arch Street shrine, said the donation was the friars’ way of “raising awareness” of the... Read more
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Boston Herald
St. Anthony recognizes O’Brien, donates $25G to Puerto Rico relief effortsThe donation is amazing. It’s very moving. We’ll get through this. Faith has be
Boston Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The donation is amazing. It’s very moving. We’ll get through this. Faith has been an anchor in this crisis.” The Rev. Thomas E. Conway, director of the Arch Street shrine, said the donation was the friars’ way of “raising awareness” of the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Cannabis commission hires former Menino adviserThe Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has hired Dot Joyce, who was a cl
Boston Globe / Posted 6 days ago
The Massachusetts Cannabis Control Commission has hired Dot Joyce, who was a close adviser of former Boston Mayor Thomas M. Menino’s, to serve as its temporary spokeswoman. Joyce will handle media requests for the nascent agency, formed in September... Read more
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Boston Globe
Tom Menino’s pace was legendary; has Marty Walsh kept up?During his two-decade reign as mayor, Thomas M. Menino was known for his willin
Boston Globe / Posted 7 days ago
During his two-decade reign as mayor, Thomas M. Menino was known for his willingness — eagerness, even — to pop up at the most prosaic of public events. Franklin D. Roosevelt School field day. Neighborhood coffee hour. Courtesy call. A library gala.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marty Walsh came up as a union leader. As mayor, he sees ‘labor in a whole different light’government, and some of the city’s largest and most powerful unions battled the
Boston Globe / Posted 9 days ago
government, and some of the city’s largest and most powerful unions battled the previous administration, that of Mayor Thomas M. Menino, resulting in costly arbitration hearings. For example, Walsh inherited a 2013 arbitration award that gave... Read more
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Boston Globe
Longtime Kennedy hand won’t tell all, but enoughpolitical professional who worked campaigns for all three Kennedys — not to men
Boston Globe / Posted 10 days ago
political professional who worked campaigns for all three Kennedys — not to mention Carter, and as an adviser to late mayor Thomas M. Menino — has plenty of stories to tell. He was with Ted the night President Lyndon Johnson said he wouldn’t seek... Read more
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Boston Globe
Candidate Jackson gets a cold shoulder from Boston political establishmentwho follows Boston politics closely. “They don’t want to be seen as an ally of
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
who follows Boston politics closely. “They don’t want to be seen as an ally of someone who is opposing the mayor.” Thomas M. Menino and Ray Flynn — mayors of years past — simply ignored their challengers, McCormack said, and got their... Read more
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Boston Globe
Candidate Jackson gets a cold shoulder from Boston political establishmentwho follows Boston politics closely. “They don’t want to be seen as an ally of
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
who follows Boston politics closely. “They don’t want to be seen as an ally of someone who is opposing the mayor.” Thomas M. Menino and Ray Flynn — mayors of years past — simply ignored their challengers, McCormack said, and got their... Read more
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Boston Globe
Is this City Council race the most interesting contest on the November ballot?was going against two popular newcomers from across the district, including Mic
Boston Globe / Posted 16 days ago
was going against two popular newcomers from across the district, including Michael Kelley, a former aide to longtime mayor Thomas M. Menino. But Flynn, a probation officer and US Navy veteran, claimed 56 percent of the vote to Kelley’s 31 percent.... Read more
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Boston Herald
Tito Jackson has lot of ground to make upcame out to vote in the 2013 preliminary, but also significantly under the 82,0
Boston Herald / Posted 20 days ago
came out to vote in the 2013 preliminary, but also significantly under the 82,000 who voted in 2009, when incumbent Mayor Thomas M. Menino was at the height of his powers and got 50 percent of the vote, doubling the vote totals of his two main... Read more
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Menino became unstoppable thanks to Boston’s minority neighborhoods. Can Walsh do the same?majority that, like his predecessor’s, looks beyond the city’s old political an
Boston Globe / Posted 20 days ago
majority that, like his predecessor’s, looks beyond the city’s old political and tribal boundaries. Walsh’s predecessor Thomas M. Menino, as the first non-Irish mayor in generations, tended to groups that had long felt shut out of the city’s... Read more
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Boston Globe
Want job security? Try mayor of Boston.— not just this year, but for many elections to come. In fact, if he follows i
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
— not just this year, but for many elections to come. In fact, if he follows in the footsteps of his predecessor, Thomas M. Menino, his long tenure won’t end until 2034 — when today’s babies are midway through high school. Evan Horowitz... Read more
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Boston Herald
Passacantilli squeezes past Edwards; Flynn coasts home vs. Kelleyfor his seat. Flynn, a formal federal employee and former mayor Raymond L. Flyn
Boston Herald / Posted 21 days ago
for his seat. Flynn, a formal federal employee and former mayor Raymond L. Flynn’s son, and Kelley, an aide to former mayor Thomas M. Menino, quickly emerged as favorites, with Flynn raising nearly $200,000 and Kelley topping that amount. In... Read more
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Boston Globe
Finalists picked in four district City Council racesBoston, Chinatown, the South End, and Bay Village. Winning 56 percent of the pr
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
Boston, Chinatown, the South End, and Bay Village. Winning 56 percent of the preliminary election vote, he will face former Menino administration aide Michael Kelley in the November final. Voters from Roxbury to East Boston picked the finalists in... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marty Walsh, Tito Jackson to proceed to general mayoral electionthere is not much enthusiasm in this year’s preliminary contest, political anal
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
there is not much enthusiasm in this year’s preliminary contest, political analysts say. In 2009 — when former mayor Thomas M. Menino sought what would become his final term — just 23 percent of the electorate voted, according to the city... Read more
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Boston Globe
Voters to pick finalists for City Council racesthe privately backed 2024 Boston Olympics bid, and Michael Kelley, a Bay Villag
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
the privately backed 2024 Boston Olympics bid, and Michael Kelley, a Bay Village resident and onetime aide to former mayor Thomas M. Menino. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. At the Benjamin Franklin... Read more
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Boston Herald
Crop of fresh faces eye victory in Boston council primariesemployee and former mayor Raymond L. Flynn’s son, is favored to square off agai
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
employee and former mayor Raymond L. Flynn’s son, is favored to square off against Mike Kelley — an aide to former mayor Thomas M. Menino — in District 2. McCormack predicted Passacantilli and Flynn would win their preliminaries, but said the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston holds preliminary electionorganizer who cofounded the privately backed failed Olympics bid Boston 2024, a
Boston Globe / Posted 22 days ago
organizer who cofounded the privately backed failed Olympics bid Boston 2024, and Michael Kelley, an aide to the late mayor Thomas M. Menino, have emerged as front-runners alongside Ed Flynn, a Navy veteran, probation officer, and son of former... Read more
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Boston Herald
Crop of fresh faces eye victory in city council primariesemployee and former mayor Raymond L. Flynn’s son, is favored to square off agai
Boston Herald / Posted 22 days ago
employee and former mayor Raymond L. Flynn’s son, is favored to square off against Mike Kelley — an aide to former mayor Thomas M. Menino — in District 2. McCormack predicted Passacantilli and Flynn would win their preliminaries, but said the... Read more
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City Council race could change landscapethe face of Boston’s City Council. “It’s always great to get new interest, new
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
the face of Boston’s City Council. “It’s always great to get new interest, new blood into the political scene,” said Thomas Whalen, a Boston University social sciences professor who follows city politics. The political environment in Boston... Read more
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Boston Globe
Voter turnout expected to be low in mayoral preliminaryis the way it often goes in Boston in off-year elections. In the 2009 prelimin
Boston Globe / Posted 24 days ago
is the way it often goes in Boston in off-year elections. In the 2009 preliminary contest, when former mayor Thomas M. Menino fended off four challengers, turnout was a dismal 23 percent of the 353,683 registered voters, according to... Read more
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Boston Globe
Marijuana gets all dressed up and rides the elevator to the top floortrying to invest in medical dispensaries. They were led by moderator Dot Joyce,
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
trying to invest in medical dispensaries. They were led by moderator Dot Joyce, previously a top aide of former Mayor Thomas M. Menino and now a communications consultant who’s working for a team trying to build on dispensary on Newbury... Read more
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Boston Globe
Where could a Martin Luther King statue go in Boston?firepower of an entrepreneur who is willing to commit $1 million of his own mon
Boston Globe / Posted 26 days ago
firepower of an entrepreneur who is willing to commit $1 million of his own money – a fifth of the anticipated expenses. Thomas M. Menino, the late mayor, had a similar proposal nearly a decade ago, but the initiative stalled because of a lack of... Read more
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Boston Globe
These City Council candidates have more campaign cash than Tito Jacksoncandidate, Margaret Farmer, is also running but has not raised nearly those amo
Boston Globe / Posted 27 days ago
candidate, Margaret Farmer, is also running but has not raised nearly those amounts. Kelley, who used to work for Mayor Thomas M. Menino, is competing against Edward M. Flynn, the son of the former mayor, and several other candidates. Flynn has... Read more
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Boston Globe
Boston’s problem propertieshave moved,” Greer said, adding that this had been his family’s home since 1919
Boston Globe / Posted 30 days ago
have moved,” Greer said, adding that this had been his family’s home since 1919. “I grew up there.” In 2011, former mayor Thomas M. Menino created a task force to aggressively confront the worst of the worst of the city’s derelict buildings,... Read more

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