David Barry O’connor – A Master of Lifelong Learning:Back Bay Resident and Retiree Earns Third Suffolk University Degree

July 20, 2017
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David Barry O’Connor knows what it’s like to be a lifelong learner. “I was always taking a class here, a class there,” said the Back Bay resident. “I tried to stay academically engaged as much as I could. But partly because of my work schedule, I never was able to attend college full time.”...
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A Sign of the Past:Historic Hite TV Sign Needs A Good Home

July 20, 2017
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By Seth Daniel There are only a few vestiges of the old South End left on the streets, but one of the old South End landmarks – the old Hite TV lighted sign that shone over Washington Street for 80 years – is still intact and looking for a good home in the neighborhood....
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South End Scores U19 Team Wins State Tournament of Champions

July 20, 2017
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By Delila Keravuori In a battle that came down to penalty kicks on June 25, South End Soccer’s most senior team comprised of 16 Boston Public High School students – known as the U19 South End Scores – won the Massachusetts Youth Soccer Tournament of Champions. It was also the first tournament the team...
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Commonwealth Avenue Bridge Replacement to Cause Major Delays throughout Boston

July 20, 2017
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By Beth Treffeisen The Commonwealth Avenue Bridge replacement project to begin on July 26 2017 will have major impacts every single mode of transportation for commuters leaving or entering Boston from the west. “It’s going to be highly impactful,” said James Kersten from MassDOT at a public meeting held on Tuesday, July 11. “It...
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Boston Landmarks Orchestra Returns to the Hatch Shell

July 20, 2017
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By Beth Treffeisen With summer in full swing, it is time to sit back, relax, and enjoy a free night of classical music, courtesy of the Boston Landmarks Orchestra. Under the leadership of Music Director Christopher Wilkins and Executive Director Jo Frances Meyer, the 2017 season of free concerts at the DCR’s Hatch memorial...
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Police Investigating Brutal Shooting on Saturday, Follows the Triple Shooting from Previous Week

July 20, 2017
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Just one week after Boston Police investigated a triple-shooting stemming from a birthday party on Massachusetts Avenue, this week they are investigating a brutal murder that took place Saturday night on Shawmut Avenue near the Lenox Housing Development. At about 10:51 p.m. on Saturday, July 15, officers assigned to District D-4 (South End) responded...
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