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1 hr ago | WHDH

Middlesex DA under fire for Remy report release

The Middlesex district attorney defended her decision to withhold more than half a report about how her office handled the case against Jared Remy, who had been arrested on charges of assaulting his girlfriend two days before he killed her.


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State's First Human West Nile Case in Middlesex County

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health reported Friday afternoon that a person has contracted the West Nile virus in Middlesex County.


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Chinatown Neighborhood Council looks at local safety

The Chinatown/South Cove Neighborhood Council met on August 18 for its monthly meeting to discuss new business approvals and keeping Chinatown clean, particularly alleys.


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Beacon Hill residents have the right idea on ramps

Actually, the preservationists are right - but in Boston, that only guarantees they will get roughed up twice as hard.


Fri Aug 22, 2014

Best Cars for Moving Day

September 1 is quickly approaching, and if you're familiar with Boston's seasons, you know what that means.


jessica rinaldi/ globe staff AddressWhat's it like to raise kids in the city?

It's a good thing my kids are too young to read because they might think I am trying to kick them out of the house already.


Nashoba Publishing Online

AG candidates joust over guns, gaming in DEM debate

The two Democratic candidates hoping to be the state's next attorney general scrapped over online gaming, the Market Basket crisis, and gun safety in a televised debate on Thursday.



Boston attack on Padma Lakshmi and crew

The Teamsters picketers were already mad. By the time Top Chef host Padma Lakshmi's car pulled up to the Steel & Rye restaurant in the picturesque New England town of Milton just outside Boston, one of them ran up to her car and screamed, "We're gonna bash that pretty face in, you fucking whore!" Bravo had incurred the wrath of Charlestown-based ... (more)


Boston Herald

Man held after Ashmont T station shooting

A Randolph man collared by cops after a shooting Wednesday night at the Ashmont MBTA station was held on high bail yesterday during his arraignment on multiple gun and drug charges in Dorchester District Court.

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Apparently, Boston Move-In Day Used to Be a Ton of Fun

From front, Vladimir Kilinksy, Alexander Beliavsky, Shimon Walt, and Ayala Barel moved items out of a Beacon Street apartment in Brookline in 1975.


Thu Aug 21, 2014

City of Boston

September Author Talks and Lectures at Boston Public Library Locations

Boston Public Library will host author talks and a range of lectures during the month of September.



Girls pulled unconscious from Cape Cod hotel pool

Two young sisters from New York vacationing on Cape Cod have been flown to a Boston hospital after they were pulled unconscious from a motel swimming pool.


WBUR-AM Boston

Boston Requires Colleges To Hand Over Off-Campus Student Addresses

The Boston City Council approved an ordinance Wednesday to require colleges to provide the city with the addresses of students who live off-campus.


Mosquitoes With West Nile Found in South Boston

The Boston Public Health Commission announced this afternoon that a mosquito pool in South Boston tested positive for the West Nile virus on August 19. This is the second such announcement this week, but health officials said in a statement this afternoon that the alert level remains at "moderate."


Dorchester man charged in non-fatal shooting

A 22-year-old Dorchester man is being charged today in connection with a non-fatal shooting near Ashmont Station Wednesday night, officials said.


Firefighters battle four-alarm blaze in Brighton

One woman was rescued by neighbors, nine people were injured, and at least two dozen people are potentially homeless after a persistent fire chewed through a three-family apartment building in Brighton and spread to an adjacent home, a witness and offiicials said.


CBS Local

Phantom Gourmet: Sterling's In Boston's Financial District

It's one of the coolest new spots to eat and drink in downtown Boston, combining old-school dishes with a new, trendy twist.


Fatal Roslindale Stabbing Under Investigation

Boston police are investigating after an unidentified victim was found stabbed to death on Hyde Park Avenue in Roslindale Thursday morning.



Foley recounts 2011 kidnapping for GlobalPost

New Hampshire-based journalist James Foley was working freelance for the Boston office of the online newspaper GlobalPost when he disappeared in Syria back in 2012.


Literary cultural district showcases Boston as city of ideas

The creation of an official "district" - outfitted with wall plaques and served by walking tours of various literary locations - might seem an odd way to draw attention to the importance of reading and writing, acts that are generally pursued in solitude.



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