Archive for March, 2018

Autism Awareness Month Lights Up with MGH Aspire Spring Gala

March 30, 2018
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April is Autism Awareness Month, a worldwide opportunity to encourage autism awareness and draw attention to the tens of thousands facing an autism diagnosis each year. In Boston, the month kicks off with MassGeneral Hospital for Children’s Aspire Spring Gala on Thursday, April 5. The 18th annual event hopes to raise more than $2...
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Police Briefs 03-27-2018

March 30, 2018
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Beacon Hill Beat Assault and Battery 03/14/18 – A victim reported while he was walking in the area of Beacon and Park streets at around 4 p.m., when an unknown male suspect assaulted him. The victim said the suspect punched him with a closed fist to the right side of his head and continued...
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Letter to the Editor

March 30, 2018
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DISAGREES WITH LETTER ON SHORT TERM RENTALS Dear Editor: I found the letter from the woman at “Stop Child Predators” regarding Short Term rentals in Boston to be inaccurate and a bit histrionic, not to minimize the importance of child safety but I’m getting tired of people blaming short term rental hosts for every...
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The Kids are Alright

March 30, 2018
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The tremendous outpouring by young people all across the country this past weekend in support of meaningful gun control was absolutely spectacular. It is fair to say that no issue has galvanized America’s youth to such an extent since the 1960s, when there were protests on college campuses and in high schools about the...
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Happy Passover And Happy Easter

March 30, 2018
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One of the most significant religious holidays of the year for Jews and Christians alike occurs this week with the observances of Passover and Easter. Jews celebrate Passover as a commemoration of their liberation by God from slavery in ancient Egypt and their freedom as a nation under the leadership of Moses. For Christians,...
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Clearing the Roads

March 23, 2018
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Clearing the Roads

With a grin on his face and a chain saw in his hand, Greg Mosman, Boston’s dedicated City Arborist/Tree Warden, took to the slippery slopes of Mt. Vernon Street last Wednesday to remove downed limbs in the midst of the blizzard.
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Police Body Cameras Seen as Initial Success for Officers, Public

March 23, 2018
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In preliminary data unveiled at a Council hearing on Monday, March 12, Boston Police Commissioner William Evans said the Boston Police body-worn camera pilot has been a success to date. “The preliminary results are for the most part all positive,” he said. “I haven’t heard one complaint from the officers who are wearing them....
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Brock Jobe to be Speaker at the Nichols House Museum Lecture Series March 29

March 23, 2018
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The Nichols House Museum Lecture Series will present on Thursday, March 29, Chippendale: The Man and the Myth by Brock Jobe. The event will run from  6:00-7:30 p.m. and will take be held at  New England Historic Genealogical Society, 99-101 Newbury Street, Boston, 02116 This year marks the 300th anniversary of Britain’s most celebrated...
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Council Calls for Working Group to Alleviate Maintenance Burdens on Private Sewer Lines

March 23, 2018
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Across some of the neighborhoods in Boston, private alleys that abut commercial and residential properties have sewer lines and infrastructure with some dating back to the mid-1800s. When needed maintenance is required, the cost of repairs is put on the owners who have to pool the money together from the abutting neighbors, and not...
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French Cultural Center

March 23, 2018
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The Mosaïque Committee of the French Cultural Center of Boston is pleased to present world-renowned French pianist Jean-Yves Thibaudet with the first-ever Mosaïque Award for Exceptional Achievement. Mr. Thibaudet will be honored at an awards ceremony at the French Cultural Center in Back Bay on Friday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m. The Mosaïque Award for...
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