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November 2, 2018
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From the Oct. 30 Zoning Board of Appeals hearing, City Hall: Groundwater Overlay: 215 West Canton St. (South End), Applicant: Susan Blinn Replace patio drain to prevent water backup into home. Remove patio block and dig down to expose drain. Licensed plumber to replace drain pipe. New 46” high block retaining wall and paver stones...
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Police Briefs 11-01-2018

November 2, 2018
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d-4 POLICE NEWS Thick as a brick On Tuesday, Oct. 23, at around 1:10 a.m., police made an onsite arrest at Banyan Bar, located at 553 Tremont St., for an attempted commercial breaking and entering. Plainclothes officers, who were on directed patrol in the area due to a string of recent break-ins, set up...
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On the Pittsburg Shootings

November 2, 2018
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In the aftermath of the terrible shooting in a synagogue in Pittsburgh this past Saturday, Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf said, “These senseless acts of violence are not who we are as Americans.” We agree with Governor Tom Wolf . While a majority of Americans still find these senseless acts abhorrent, the fact remains that...
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No Excuses — Be Sure to Vote, Either Early or on Election Day

November 2, 2018
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This Tuesday, Nov. 6, is Election Day. Americans across the country will have the opportunity to choose a new House of Representatives in Washington and one-third of the members of the U.S. Senate in what commonly is referred-to as a mid-term election. While every election matters, some are more important than others. Based on...
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Annual Pumpkin Float at the Boston Common Frog Pond

October 26, 2018
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Annual Pumpkin Float at the Boston Common Frog Pond

Alina Jones worked on some arts and crafts by lamplight  on Friday evening, Oct. 19, during Mayor Walsh’s annual Pumpkin Float at the Boston Common’s Frog Pond. Hundreds of kids in costume showed up to try their hand at pumpkin carving, crafts and then floating pumpkins on the Pond.
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Parks Department Proposes Phase 2 of Muddy River Project; BLC Denies Flood Wall

October 26, 2018
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The Boston Parks and Recreation Department presented what ended up being a controversial proposal for Phase Two of the Muddy River Flood Damage Reduction Project at the Boston Landmarks Commission hearing on October 23. Margaret Dyson, Director of Historic Parks at Boston Parks and Recreation, reported that Phase One of the project is “substantially...
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