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  1. Wynn Finalizes Deal on Everett MBTA Land It Plans to Use as Casino EntranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Boston.com

    Wynn Resorts has closed a deal on crucial MBTA-owned land adjacent to its Everett casino site. Wynn is paying $6 million for 1.75 acres.

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  2. How Can Boston Prepare for Rapidly Aging Population? Not With Nursing HomesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Boston.com

    Senior citizens increasingly want to "age in place," which the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention defines as "the ability to live in one's own home and community safely, independently, and comfortably, regardless of age, income, or ability level." Experts in aging say " The Village Movement ," a grassroots program started in Beacon Hill that supports aging in place could be one of the best solutions for many of the age-related challenges the city faces.

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  3. Sara Steele-Rogers Gets to Explore Boston, ProfessionallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Boston.com

    Sara Steele-Rogers bounded across the street toward Topacio, a Salvadorian restaurant in East Boston with dark red awning. Inside, a few women were hand-rolling pupusas - a traditional Salvadorian pancake with cheese, pork, or refried beans filling - which they sold for $1.50.

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  4. Watch Arnold Arboretum Experience Decades of Growth With One Mouse SwipeRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | Boston.com

    Much of Boston looks the same right now, which is to say white and snowy. But, local photographer Brigid Shaw's photo project shows that even though Boston has always experienced white and snowy winters, the city's natural landscape has notably changed over the years.

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  5. Boston's Most Expensive Home Sells for $11.6MRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Boston.com

    There's a pair of intricate limestone buildings, known as the "Commonwealth Sisters," among a row of brownstones on Commonwealth Avenue in Boston's Back Bay. They are the kind of ultra-luxury buildings where you can only imagine what they look like inside.

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  6. Despite Snow, Waltham Buying and Renting Market Still StrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Boston.com

    Sales of both homes and condos are off amid the harsh winter, with few listings for buyers to pick over. There are only 26 homes on the market in the entire city, down from the more typical 60 usually seen in late winter.

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  7. Buyers Brave Snow Banks and Cold to Find a Home in Greater BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 2, 2015 | Boston.com

    Droves of buyers are braving snowy streets and clambering up slippery steps to look at the relative handful of homes on the market right now, brokers say. But sellers who have been gearing up, in some cases for months, to put their homes on the market in March, are now looking to April or even May, according to listing agents.

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  8. State police mark anniversary of deadly chopper crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Boston.com

    Massachusetts state police are marking the 20th anniversary of a helicopter crash that killed two state troopers and two telephone company workers. A wreath-laying ceremony and flyover is taking place Sunday at a Harvard University boathouse along the Charles River in Cambridge, the site of the Feb. 22, 1995, accident.

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  9. West Roxbury Has Big Draws for Young FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 1, 2015 | Boston.com

    After one of the recent snowstorms, Karen Hickman didn't have to shovel her driveway, because her neighbor did it. "Somebody up the street who has a Bobcat plowed every single driveway," she said.

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  10. Meteorolgical Winter, More Snow In The Forecast-TwiceRead the original story

    Mar 1, 2015 | Boston.com

    David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades. David spent 16 years at WCVB in Boston and currently is a meteorology professor at Framingham State University and teaches a January Program at Colby College.

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  11. Second Suspect in JP Shooting Arraigned on Murder ChargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2015 | Boston.com

    The man who prosecutors say "called in the hit" against Kenny Lamour - the 21-year-old man fatally shot in Jamaica Plain earlier this month - was arraigned on a murder charge Friday at West Roxbury Municipal Court, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's Office. Donte Henley, 24, of South Boston, was working on a snow-shoveling crew alongside Lamour on February 11, the day of the shooting.

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  12. Commissioner William Evans: Police had 'no other choice' but to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Boston.com

    Police had interacted with Edwin Guity, who lived in this Howe Terrace building, because of "assaultive and emotionally disturbed behavior,'' Commissioner William Evans said. Jonathan Wiggs/Globe staff A Dorchester man was shot once in the leg by a Boston police officer Thursday night after he allegedly assaulted a neighbor with a wooden stick, jabbed the officer in the stomach with the sharpened stick, and tried to hit the officer a second time, Boston police said.

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  13. Space Savers: Boston Parking is Musical Chairs Gone Very, Very WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Boston.com

    Imagine a game of musical chairs, where, when the music stops, you smash the chair you occupied in the last round in a fit of rage. That's basically Boston right now.

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  14. Boston Tenants Are Drowning in Problems With LandlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2015 | Boston.com

    The walls of Mei-Ling Smith's studio apartment in Boston's Back Bay are covered with maxi pads and adult diapers. Smith's apartment wasn't .

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  15. From Residential Neighborhood to Film Distribution Center and Back: Bay Village Historic DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2015 | Boston.com

    This is the fifth in a nine-part series on Boston.com about historic districts in the city of Boston. As with many neighborhoods in Boston, Bay Village, now a few blocks south of Boston Common, was not always inhabitable land.

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  16. Boston residents clean up after blizzardRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Boston.com

    Residents of Mattapan, Dorchester, Jamaica Plain and South Boston work hard to clean up snow after the blizzard.

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  17. 6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About WakefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Boston.com

    Founded in 1884, the Quannapowitt Yacht Club is a family-oriented boat club dedicated to keeping its costs low for members, according to the club's website. The Club, located on Linda Road, has five sailboat fleets, and members can participate in local, regional, and national races.

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  18. Neighborhood Concerns Raised at Back-to-Back Boston Olympic MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2015 | Boston.com

    Boston's Olympic bid was the subject of back-to-back public meetings Monday and Tuesday: the first in Roxbury, the second in South Boston. Through the prism of the Olympics, the two neighborhoods play very different roles in the plans.

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  19. Forum Restaurant, Damaged by Marathon Bombing, Closing for GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Boston.com

    Forum, the Boylston Street restaurant that closed for four months in 2013 following destruction from the marathon bombing, will close for good next week. Saturday, February 28 will be Forum's last day of business due to a massive rent increase, the restaurant announced today on Facebook.

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  20. Boston Company Eyes Market Leader by Building Own PedicabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2015 | Boston.com

    The company that started as Boston Pedicab is getting into the manufacturing game, as part of its ongoing mission to become what founder Ben Morris envisions as "a global hub" for all things related to the tricycle-taxi industry. Coaster Pedicab, as Boston Pedicab's parent company is now known, has been working on its namesake Coaster rickshaw model for the last 2.5 years, and it's now for sale.

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