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

    5 hrs ago | 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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  2. Commissioner William Evans: Police had 'no other choice' but to...Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | 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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  3. Space Savers: Boston Parking is Musical Chairs Gone Very, Very WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | 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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  4. West Roxbury Has Big Draws for Young FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  5. Boston Tenants Are Drowning in Problems With LandlordsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | 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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  6. From Residential Neighborhood to Film Distribution Center and Back: Bay Village Historic DistrictRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | 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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  7. Space Saver Beer Summit: And They Shoveled Happily Ever AfterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Boston.com

    Josh Swett shoveled out a parking spot in front of his Jamaica Plain residence. He placed a bookcase in the space to save it.

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

    Wednesday Feb 25 | Boston.com

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

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  9. 6 Things You Probably Didn't Know About WakefieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | 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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  10. Neighborhood Concerns Raised at Back-to-Back Boston Olympic MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | 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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  11. Forum Restaurant, Damaged by Marathon Bombing, Closing for GoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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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  12. Boston Company Eyes Market Leader by Building Own PedicabsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | 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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  13. One of the Oldest Homes in Watertown Played Major Role in Founding of U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Boston.com

    Built in the 1772, The Edmund Fowle House is the second oldest house in Watertown, according to the Historical Society of Watertown . That may not sound like much of a distinction, but the house also played a critical role in the founding of the U.S. government and country.

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  14. 7 Things You Probably Didn't Know About NatickRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Boston.com

    The Uncle Tom's Cabin author spent a significant amount of time at her husband's family home on 2 Pleasant St. in Natick . Though this was not her permanent home, her time there sparked the idea for her famous 1869 novel, Oldtown Folks .

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  15. Olympic Organizers Reconsidering Boston Common Beach Volleyball IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | Boston.com

    Boston 2024 is giving second thoughts to its proposal to hold beach volleyball events on the Boston Common, a part of the Olympic bidding group's plans that has faced some criticism . "While I think we have done a poor job of explaining the mitigation and protection that we would bring to the Common, we're also taking a hard look now at other venues," Boston 2024 CEO Richard Davey told Boston.com.

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  16. Sunday Mail: Which Historic Sports Moments Would Have Been Affected by Social Media?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Boston.com

    Chad Finn writes the Touching All the Bases column for Boston.com and is the media columnist for the Globe. TATB was an EPPY Award finalist in 2012 and '13 for Best Sports Blog.

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  17. Abandoned Factory-Turned Apartment Building Boasts Impressive Sporting HistorySportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Boston.com

    When Jason Korb was looking for his first solo development project in 2010, he knew he found a winner when he laid eyes on an abandoned factory at 124 Montello Street in Brockton. The building was dirty and disheveled, with windows falling out and a completely gutted interior, but Korb saw potential in the former home of Stall and Dean, one of America's first sporting goods giants.

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  18. A Civil War-Era Home in East BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | Boston.com

    This East Boston townhouse was built in 1864 for a wealthy neighborhood shipbuilder. Parts of this red brick Second Empire townhouse make it feel like it is the 19th century and the Civil War is still being fought.

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  19. Drivers Review Boston Roadways on Yelp And It Gets UglyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 21 | Boston.com

    As if you didn't already know, it's hard to drive around Boston. With the city's winding, and narrow roads , one-way streets, and what seems to be never-ending traffic, Massachusetts drivers can get very angry at the whole situation.

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  20. Parking Space-Savers: The Political Ideologies, or Lack Thereof, Behind the Great DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | Boston.com

    If you were to draw up a short list of our most divisive issues, you'd certainly place gun control, abortion, and the relative merits of Kanye West firmly toward the top. But before long you'd inevitably come to an issue that's even more pressing, and once again being fiercely debated among Greater Boston's sour, snow-bedeviled citizenry: parking space-savers.

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