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  1. Police investigate after body found in East BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Boston homicide detectives were in East Boston Friday investigating the death of a person whose body was found on Condor Street. The body was discovered around 12:30 p.m. behind property in the 300 block of Condor, a major thoroughfare in East Boston that parallels the Chelsea River.

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  2. Innovation expansion urgedRead the original story

    Yesterday | Boston Herald

    A task force appointed in September by Mayor Martin J. Walsh is eyeing four neighborhoods as potential innovation hubs, Boston's economic development czar said yesterday. Although its final recommendations are not due until Jan. 30, the four areas most discussed by the Neighborhood Innovation District Committee are East Boston, the Bowdoin-Geneva and Fields Corner sections of Dorchester, and Dudley Square in Roxbury to Uphams Corner in Dorchester, said John Barros, who co-chairs the committee.

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  3. Talks break down between horsemen and Suffolk Downs ownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Talks between the owners of the Suffolk Downs horse racing track and the organization of horse owners and trainers over a deal that would allow thoroughbred racing to continue at the storied East Boston track have broken down. The breakdown, revealed Thursday by the lawyer of the horse owners and trainers after months of negotiations with the track owners, probably means there will be no live racing in 2015.

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  4. Police: Man with loaded gun brought little kid with him on trip to East Boston to sell drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Universal Hub

    After officers moved in on Robert Horsley, 35, on Brooks Street near Prescott around 6 p.m., they also had to call EMS for an ambulance - fort the little kid they found in a car seat in the back of Horsley's car, police say. EMTs brought the child to Mass.

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  5. Police recover illegal gun in East BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Boston police recovered an illegal firearm from an ex-convict who was driving with a child in his car in East Boston Wednesday evening, police said. Officers were on patrol in the Eagle Hill area at about 6 p.m. when they noticed a man matching the description of a possible drug dealer sitting in a running car with the headlights on, partially blocking a lane of traffic.

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  6. Four neighborhoods that could be the site of Boston's next innovation districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Business Journal

    Ever since September, a task force created by Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh has been focusing on how to replicate the success of the Innovation District in other parts of the city.

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  7. Baker filling out senior staffRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WWLP

    STATE HOUSE, BOSTON, DEC. 17, 2014.Governor-elect Charlie Baker has begun to round out his senior staff, bringing on board a mix of campaign aides and outside professionals to fill roles in his executive team.

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  8. Boston students walk out, protest grand jury decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WHDH

    Students took to the streets of Boston again Tuesday, protesting police activity in Missouri and New York that led to the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner. The group of Boston students reportedly walked out of class to protest.

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  9. Boston police warn of 3 weekend rideshare attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WHDH

    Boston Police asked the community to be cautious after three separate reports of indecent assaults on rideshare users over the weekend. The first attack occurred just before 1 a.m. on Sunday.

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  10. Methuen hit and run suspect pleads not guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WHDH

    A man suspected of a hit and run in Methuen entered a not guilty plea in court on Tuesday. The suspect, 28-year-old Robert Jacques, was arrested on Causeway Street in Boston several hours after the incident, which sent a 15-year-old boy to the hospital.

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  11. Breakthrough seen as LGBT vets win approval to march in South Boston paradeRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | Boston Irish Reporter

    A breakthrough in a decades-long impasse over the South Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade and the exclusion of gay and lesbian marchers appears to have been reached last night after a petition by the LGBT veterans organization OUTVETS to march in next year's parade was approved by a committee of South Boston veterans by a 5-4 vote. However, at least one member of the South Boston Allied War Veterans Council is disputing the vote's validity, charging that the full membership of the committee was not on hand for the decision.

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  12. Boston teacher says Wahlberg, others attacked her classRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WHDH

    A teacher who said she witnessed Mark Wahlberg's criminal activities as a juvenile is speaking out about one day when he allegedly attacked her class. Mary Belmonte is a life-long Boston resident and teacher.

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  13. NH police searching for robbery suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WHDH

    Manchester, N.H., police are searching for a person suspected to be behind a string of crimes. According to police, a heavy-set man with a dark mustache robbed three convenience stores Monday night.

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  14. NH man sends shotgun shell into homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | WHDH

    A Pelham, N.H., man will be in court on Tuesday after he accidentally fired a shotgun shell into a home. According to police, 25-year-old Michael Crooker was hunting deer when he fired a shot that went into a nearby house.

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  15. Boston teacher says Wahlberg, other attacked her classRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WHDH

    A teacher who said she witnessed Mark Wahlberg's criminal activities as a juvenile is speaking out about one day when he allegedly attacked her class. Mary Belmonte is a life-long Boston resident and teacher.

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  16. East Boston Man's Stolen Wheelchair ReplacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | CBS Local

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  17. Community comes together to replace stolen wheelchairRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WHDH

    A man who relies on his wheelchair to get around has been made whole again days after thieves struck at his East Boston House. Thomas Clarke's wheelchair was stolen Saturday, along with his sons bike, from the front porch of his house.

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  18. Methuen police arrest suspect in hit and run of 15-year-oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | WHDH

    Methuen Police have arrested a man suspected in a hit and run Monday morning that sent a 15-year-old boy to the hospital. The suspect, Robert Jacques, was arrested on an unrelated warrant.

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  19. Revolution lost MLS Cup, but there's reason for optimismRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Boston.com

    "We were right behind him when he took the shot," said Jonathan Kraft, the Revolution's investor/operator. "I thought it was in.

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  20. Winners named in Westford Festival of TreesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Lowell Sun

    Trees Organization: First prize, Friends Never Forget, "Thank you for your Service"; second prize, tie, Westford Education Foundation, "Remembering," and Live for Liv, "Peace." Wreaths: First prize, Friends of East Boston Camps, "The Critters Celebrating the Holidays at East Boston Camps"; second prize, Northern Bank & Trust Company of Westford, "Gold & Silver, the Money Wreath."

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