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  1. BetaBoston Harvard's new Ed Portal serves as a conduit to the communityRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Boston.com

    The perks of having a world-class university as your next door neighbor are getting even better for the residents of Allston. On Saturday, Harvard University will celebrate the opening of its new Ed Portal community center, a 12,000-square-foot space that will be a hub for tutoring programs, education efforts, and performances.

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  2. Uninvited Allston party guest convicted of killing hostRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 20, 2015 | Universal Hub

    A Suffolk Superior Court jury today convicted Brian MacDonald, 26, of fatally stabbing Anthony Spaulding during a fight at a New Year's party at Spaulding's Pratt Street apartment on Jan. 1, 2013, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. MacDonald will be sentenced Feb. 26 for his conviction on voluntary manslaughter, the DA's office says, adding the jury will continue its deliberations Monday on an assault-and-battery charge against Bianca Hollenbeck for the same incident.

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  3. Jurors hear closing arguments in Spaulding stabbing trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2015 | Cape Cod Times

    ... MacDonald, accused of stabbing 21-year-old Harwich college student Anthony Spaulding to death outside his home in Allston on New Year's Day 2013. The trial has taken nearly a month, with storm delays and jury selection, but the defense called its ...

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  4. SnowRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | CNN

    Ryan Currin says the snow is already starting to fall in his area of Allston, Massachusetts, on Saturday afternoon. He expects the conditions in his area to worsen.

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  5. MIT has a snow mountain, but Allston has a trash heapRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | Universal Hub

    Colleen Cressman shows us the situation on Kelton Street in Allston, where the trash collection point for several apartment buildings with the same owner has now gone a couple weeks without a trash pickup. She notes that pile is all trash, not just some bags on top of snow.

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  6. Faculty Discuss Potential Arts Performance, Exhibition Spaces in AllstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Harvard Crimson

    Faculty and administrators in the Faculty of Arts and Sciences' Arts and Humanities Division are working with the University's Allston planning groups in hopes of securing space across the river for more modern art-making facilities. The Arts and Humanities expansion would come in addition to the planned SEAS relocation, which is slated to move two-thirds of the school's faculty to Allston in 2019 .

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  7. Sign, sign, everywhere a sign: Stay away from my spotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Universal Hub

    Roving UHub photographer Christopher Wagner filed this photo from Allston today - specifically, in a spot on Islington Street by the Jackson Mann School . Meanwhile, Dan checks in from Roslindale - Pinehurst Street at Belgrade, to be exact - which the parking angels passed over last night in their rush to get to Jamaica Plain : Help keep Universal Hub going.

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  8. Attorney: Olympics bid overstates state funding commitmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Lowell Sun

    ... Newton and the South Boston Waterfront. The bid also includes $120 million for a new commuter rail station in Allston. According to Rafael Mares, a senior attorney at the Conservation Law Foundation who specializes in transportation and ...

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  9. Grossman Cos., Waypoint Plan $26M Allston Apartment ComplexRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2015 | Banker & Tradesman

    The Grossman Cos. Inc. of Quincy and The Waypoint Cos. of Boston have purchased a 0.70 acre site in Boston's Allston neighborhood which is permitted for an 80-unit, $26 million apartment complex.

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  10. Officials: Short circuit sparks blaze in vacant Allston buildingRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Boston Herald

    An electrical short circuit sparked the four-alarm blaze that tore through parts of a vacant building in Allston this morning, causing $750,000 in damages, city fire officials said. Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald said firefighters arrived at the blaze at 79 Brighton Ave., at 6:05 a.m. and were met with "heavy fire blowing out the side windows" on the second and third floors of the building.

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  11. Four-alarm fire hits empty apartment building in AllstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Universal Hub

    ... They just go into burning buildings to save people and, sometimes, don't come back out. Then they say "its my job". Allston-Brighton has a fascinating and unique past a history so varied, so filled with twists and turns as to constitute a... In the ...

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  12. Firefighters probe blaze in vacant Allston buildingRead the original story

    Feb 2, 2015 | Boston Herald

    A four-alarm blaze tore through parts of a vacant building in Allston this morning, causing $750,000 in damages, a city fire official said. Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald said firefighters arrived at the blaze at 79 Brighton Ave., at 6:05 a.m. and were met with "heavy fire blowing out the side windows" on the second and third floors of the building.

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  13. Firefighters battle four-alarm fire in vacant Allston buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2015 | Boston.com

    Boston firefighters battled a four-alarm fire in Allston Monday, an effort that was helped by residents who had fully cleared snow away from hydrants in the neighborhood, the department said on its official Twitter account . The fire at 79 Brighton Ave. was reported at 6:05 a.m. and arriving firefighters quickly called in for more help, eventually leading to a four-alarm response, the department said.

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  14. City to begin inspection of off-campus housing residencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | The Daily Free Press

    ... living at it." Sara Miranda, a sophomore in the College of Arts and Sciences, lives in an off-campus apartment in Allston, and said the information revealed in the inspections will hopefully keep students safe. "I don't know the real reasons why ...

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  15. * Pennsylvania / USA - Bus-wreck passengers sue GPS-device makersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Buses world news

    ... work to remove injured passengers from a bus that hit an bridge as it traveled along Soldiers Field Road in the Allston neighborhood of Boston Saturday night, Feb. 2, 2013. Officials said the bus carrying 42 people was traveling from Harvard ...

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  16. Photos: Blizzard of 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... the ocean flooding over the seawall in Brant Rock, Marshfield. Michelle Suh, (left) the owner of Kaju Tofu House in Allston, and her boyfriend Ailton Moreira, shoveled the sidewalk in front of Suh's restaurant with what they had on hand - one shovel ...

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  17. Man arrested for allegedly manufacturing drugs in Allston homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Boston.com

    Boston police shut down a drug lab in Allston, where they found marijuana, psilocybin mushrooms, pills, and hash oil, officials said. Officers were carrying out a search warrant last Friday at the home at 9 Weitz St. as part of a drug investigation, police said in a statement.

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  18. Phantom Gourmet: Swissbakers In AllstonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | CBS Local

    ... Baker. These are the treats of a Swiss Baker. And this is a place called Swissbakers. With locations in Reading and Allston, Massachusetts, Swissbakers is completely authentic and completely addictive. Fresh-baked pretzels. Flaky croissants. Apple ...

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  19. Dorchester fighter recalls day he busted Tamerlan Tsarnaev's nose: - I represented'Read the original story

    Jan 17, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Every day the Dorchester-bred UFC fighter thinks about the moment he came face-to-face with Boston Marathon bomber Tamerlan Tsarnaev in an Allston gym and did what countless people in the Hub would have wanted to do - knock him out cold. "I'm very proud of that day.

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  20. Emerson College to Build More DormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2015 | Boston.com

    ... housing for low costs that were appealing to Boston students. When Boston University student Binland Lee died in an Allston house fire as a result of overcrowding in 2013, the issue came to the city's forefront. Where Lee lived, there were nine ...

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