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  1. Torrid pace of luxury development leaves many neighborhoods largely untouchedRead the original story

    Sunday Jul 27 | Universal Hub

    Construction cranes may be crowding some of Boston's neighborhoods, leaving areas such as Broadway, Downtown Crossing and Boylston Street in the Fenway looking like something out of a SimCity game on "puma" mode, but, in fact, Boston's surge of luxury housing is largely bypassing large swaths of the city.

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  2. East Boston triple decker catches on fireRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 26 | Universal Hub

    Firefighters rushed to 111 Maverick St., around 8:50 a.m. for a fire on the third floor.

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  3. What a bleak streetRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 24 | Universal Hub

    Union Tank Line was the rail company set up by Standard Oil in 1891, and became independent when Uncle Sam broke up Standard in 1911.

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  4. Garden says it knew Avicii concert could be trouble - it just didn't realize how muchRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Universal Hub

    TD Garden officials said today they tripled the number of ambulances they normally have on hand for a concert and added extra security guards and other staffers to deal with what they knew could be an onslaught of pre-gamed ticketholders streaming in for a June 25 concert by the Swedish EDM DJ.

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  5. Yuppies cruisin' for a bruisin' in Southie?Read the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Universal Hub

    Because this is likely regarding new residents not respecting the parking spaces informally reserved for the longer residents.

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  6. Dorchester to get eponymous restaurantRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 23 | Universal Hub

    The owners of Shenanigan's in South Boston have bought an old party-supply store on Neponset Avenue and plan to turn it into a full-service restaurant with a similar theme and menu.

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  7. If not the world, at least the Mystic River could be Wynn's oysterRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Universal Hub

    If Wynn gets the state's casino license for greater Boston, it says it will pay a local clean-water group to "seed" the Mystic's mouth with up to 250,000 oysters as a natural water-filtration system that could also help re-establish an estuary ecosystem there.

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  8. Two charged with beating, robbing cabbie who refused to speedRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Universal Hub

    An East Boston couple were arraigned on assault and battery and robbery charges yesterday after they allegedly beat a cabbie who wouldn't step on it to get them to a doctor's appoint on the other side of the harbor, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office.

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  9. You call this a world-class city? Walsh's treatment of Beacon...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 22 | Universal Hub

    Karen Cord Taylor ponders why Mayor Walsh, who came into office with such promise and youthful vigor, is taking the side of a "dictatorial public works department that decided to destroy a city's historic fabric with no consultation with a neighborhood" rather than listen to Beacon Hill residents who are only seeking to ensure handicap access ramps ... (more)

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  10. Man charged with setting fire in alley off Falcon Street, East BostonRead the original story

    Monday Jul 21 | Universal Hub

    A man spotted on surveillance video walking away from a trash bag that then erupted in flames yesterday afternoon was charged with arson, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

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  11. Globe Direct: Yeah, our drivers shouldn't just be flinging the things out their car windowsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Universal Hub

    Officials from the Boston Globe and the company it hired to distribute its advertising circulars told angry city councilors at a hearing today they're willing to try to keep Boston from being papered over with the circulars.

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  12. Man on foot dies trying to get across turnpike onramp in AllstonRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 17 | Universal Hub

    A 26-year-old man tried getting from one side of the Cambridge Street turnpike onramp to the other last night but didn't make it, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports.

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  13. BRA refuses to concede defeat: Sues National Park Service to try to...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Universal Hub

    The BRA, which has battled some North End residents for years over its unquenching desire to turn a kiosk at the end of Long Wharf into a restaurant, has filed a federal lawsuit against the National Park Service, which now says the kiosk needs to be left alone, because it's basically parkland, NorthEndWaterfront.com reports .

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  14. That touchy-feely stuff might fly somewhere else, but not in Boston's strip clubs, nuh uhRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 15 | Universal Hub

    A stripper new to Boston got herself and Centerfolds on Lagrange Street in trouble when she gave a customer an intimate neck rub - just as Boston Police detectives were conducting a surprise inspection.

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  15. Looks like Santa needs Mrs. Claus to put more sunscreen on his backRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Universal Hub

    Stuck in the cluster that is the Muddy River work in front of Landmark Center today, roving UHub photographer Brian had plenty of time to observe Half Naked Santa Guy, who has been jauntily jaunting about the Boston area for years now, at least, in warmer weather.

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  16. Man sought for defacing those old trolleys at Boylston earlier this yearRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 10 | Universal Hub

    Daniel Nelligan, 25, failed to show up in court for arraignment on charges of felony vandalism and trespassing in Boston Municipal Court, and police say they now have a warrant for his arrest.

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  17. DA: Bar owner offered to pay worker to take the fall for the near-dead guy out backRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Universal Hub

    John Rogaris was released on personal recognizance today at his arraignment on charges of witness tampering and interfering with a police investigation into how a man wound up lying behind his Roggie's Bar and Grille on Chestnut Hill Avenue early on May 23. Assistant Suffolk County District Attorney David Bradley said Rogaris's four-count ... (more)

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  18. City Council: Police should ignore federal requests to hold people for immigration reasonsRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 9 | Universal Hub

    City councilors today backed a call to ask Boston Police to stop cooperating with federal immigration officials who want people held on suspicion of being in the country illegally when they are not facing criminal charges.

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  19. Man already awaiting trial on a firearms charge arrested for Egleston murder, three other shootingsRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 3 | Universal Hub

    Anthony Howard, 27, who already has one gun conviction and is in custody on another gun charge, was arraigned yesterday on charges he shot a woman to death last June in Egleston Square , shot another man in the same incident and shot two other men earlier the same day, Boston Police and the Suffolk County District Attorney's office report.

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  20. We'll soon have Midwestern subs coming out the wazooRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 1 | Universal Hub

    We already knew that Jimmy John's, a Midwestern sub chain, planned to stuff a space in a South Boston luxury complex with one of its outlets.

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