Police Briefs 10-05-2017

October 5, 2017
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Back Bay – Kenmore/Fenway – South End Police Log Sept. 25 Towed Motor Vehicle  — 643 Commonwealth Ave Investigate Person  — Dartmouth St Vandalism  — 112 Shawmut Ave Assault Simple – Battery  — Boylston St Larceny Theft From Building  — 800 Boylston St Property – Missing  — 784 Massachusetts Ave Investigate Person  — 100...
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The Art of the Nickie-Name

October 5, 2017
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If you’ve been in Boston for longer than a winter’s afternoon, then you’ve probably been pinned down with some sort of nickname either from your friends, family or those within the daily circle. It’s as much spontaneous as it is well thought out. Things are so informal one on one in our city and...
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Letter to the Editor

October 5, 2017
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LOOKING AT THE DRUG PROBLEMS Dear Editor: I am a concerned resident and owner of two properties in the South End. One property is in Worcester Square and another in the Ellis neighborhood where I currently reside. I have been reading the Boston Sun articles on the homeless and drug problems, especially in the...
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“There’s Pandemonium On the Field!”

October 5, 2017
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It was 50 years ago this week that the Boston Red Sox completed their Impossible Dream on the last day of the 1967 season to win the American League pennant. The Red Sox were playing the Minnesota Twins at home on that Sunday afternoon in October. The two teams were tied for first place...
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Exchange South End: Home to the New Amazon HQ?

September 28, 2017
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By Seth Daniel One week after filing their long-awaited Project Notification Form (PNF) with the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA), developers of the transformative Exchange South End project are already talking about what a great option their development would be for the coveted Amazon headquarters. Principles from the Abbey Group told the Sun...
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Flynn Cruises to Victory Over Kelley on Big Southie Turnout

September 28, 2017
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By Seth Daniel The dreams of the South End and Bay Village overpowering the tried and true Southie voting block in the District 2 City Council race were thwarted for the moment as Bay Village resident Mike Kelley suffered a lopsided loss to South Boston resident Ed Flynn in Tuesday’s Preliminary Election. The loss,...
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