News Briefs

June 17, 2017
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HARRISON ALBANY BLOCK CONSTRUCTION Construction is expected to start July 1 for the Harrison Albany Block redevelopment in the South End. Right now a completion of a Construction Management Plan and its approval by the City of Boston is in the works and is not open to public comment. In addition, the site is...
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Police Briefs 06-15-2017

June 17, 2017
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Back Bay – Fenway/Kenmore – South End Police Log June 5 533 Commonwealth Ave  – Towed Motor Vehicle 465 Commonwealth Ave  – Verbal Dispute 160 W Springfield St  – Investigate Person Beacon St  – Towed Motor Vehicle 725 Albany St  – Burglary – Commercial – Force 214 Northampton St  – Harassment 15 Arlington St ...
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Technology is Killing Us

June 17, 2017
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It often is said that technology is a two-edged sword. While it certainly is true that advances in technology bring many benefits, those benefits often find themselves subject to the law of unintended consequences. The dramatic rise in cell phone use represents a clear example of how technology can have an adverse impact on...
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BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome at the Cyclorama

June 9, 2017
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BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome at the Cyclorama

The Wondertwins (Bob and Billy McClain) performed at the Boston Center for the Arts (BCA) annual fundraising gala, BCA Ball & Disco Under the Dome in the South End on Saturday, June 4. The annual BCA Ball drew more than 400 guests to the Cyclorama and raised nearly $200,000.
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9th Annual Charles River Swim

June 9, 2017
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9th Annual Charles River Swim

Chris Ives, of Watertown, exits the Charles River last Saturday morning,June 3, after the 9th Annual Charles River Swim. The annual race celebrates the fact that the once hopelessly polluted River can now host swimmers. Ives said he feels great about the river and that it’s clean enough to swim in nowadays.
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Residents Concerned Over Natural Gas Pipeline Proposal

June 9, 2017
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By Beth Treffeisen National Grid is planning to install a natural gas distribution pipeline that will run from the Back Bay into the Fenway neighborhood. The announcement of the proposed pipeline was brought to the Neighborhood Association of the Back Bay (NABB) Green Committee hearing on Wednesday, May 31. Kathryn Bell, the Neighborhood Liaison...
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