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Suffolk DA Conley’s Top Staff Lead Mandatory Training on Witness Protection

October 14, 2016
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Members of Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley’s top legal, advocacy, and organizational staff yesterday led prosecutors on a training in use of the state’s Witness Protection Fund to ensure that they have the tools necessary to keep victims, witnesses, and their loved ones safe. Deputy Chief of Staff Catherine Rodriguez, Chief Trial...

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Local Riders, Rancher Hope to Make Boston a Polo City

October 14, 2016
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By Joseph Prezioso Around 30 horses and six riders gathered on a rainy Sunday afternoon, Oct. 2, to take part in the first inaugural Boston Professional Polo Match, with riders hailing from all over the area neighborhoods to play the sport draped in prestige and honor. The match featured Boston taking on their favorite...

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Letter to the Editor

October 14, 2016
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A point of correction on Athenaeum’s D.C. French exhibit Dear Editor: Regarding your recent article announcing the opening of a new exhibit at the Boston Athenaeum on Daniel Chester French, it is important for your readers to know that Daniel Chester French — “one of America’s foremost sculptors of public monuments, best known for...

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News 09/27/2016

September 29, 2016
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Downtown View Infrastructure. Investment. Interesting. By Karen Cord Taylor Throughout the 1990s and into the early 2000s, Boston boldly invested in itself. It cleaned up the harbor, spending $3.8 billion on the Deer Island Treatment Plant alone. It spent from $650 to $850 million, depending on how you count, in state money for the...

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News 09/27/2016

September 29, 2016
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Longfellow Bridge to be closed at nights MassDOT’s contractor, White-Skanska-Consigli JV (WSC), will close the Longfellow Bridge to all vehicular traffic overnight from Monday, September 26, through Friday, September 30. The bridge will be closed from 11:00 PM each night to 5:00 AM the following morning. The closures are necessary to perform utility work...

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News 09/27/2016

September 29, 2016
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MassDOT installs two pedestrian hybrid beacons to improve pedestrian safety Beacon Hill Times Report The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has installed two new pedestrian hybrid beacons at the intersection of Land Boulevard and Cambridge Parkway in Cambridge, which are intended to improve pedestrian safety in the area. A pedestrian hybrid beacon is designed...

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News 09/27/2016

September 29, 2016
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BHCA COMMUNITY CORNEr For 95 years the Beacon Hill Civic Association has worked to enhance and protect the quality of life for our residents through community building, civic engagement and historic preservation. With this regular column, we’d like to let you know more about what we are doing to accomplish these goals, a little about our past...

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Police Briefs – 09/27/2016

September 29, 2016
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Larceny from Motor Vehicle 09/18/16 – A victim reported the rear window of her 2015 Mini Cooper was smashed while parked on Charles Street between around 8 p.m. on Sept. 17 and 11:26 p.m. the next day. The victim said clothing was stolen from the motor vehicle.  

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Police Briefs – 09/27/2016

September 29, 2016
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Beacon Hill Beat From Boston Police Area A-1 Assault and Battery, Disorderly Person 09/18/16 – At approximately 12:26 a.m., a male suspect was arrested at the Park Plaza Hotel for assault and battery and being a disorderly person after an altercation with hotel staff and guests.

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Hill House Pancake Breakfast

September 22, 2016
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Hill House Pancake Breakfast

Maddie Schmieg, Taylor Hauff, Charlie and Amelia Perkins, and Lele and Tattie Gibbs at the Hill House Pancake Breakfast on Sunday, Sept. 18. The annual breakfast is a way for the Hill House to give back to the community, which supports the institution wholeheartedly. The Hill House also used the event to let the community...

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