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  1. Another mosquito pool in Boston tests positive for West NileRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | UPI

    Health officials in Massachusetts confirmed they've located a second West Nile-infected mosquito pool in Boston.

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  2. Second West Nile-Infected Mosquito Pool Found Near BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    A Boston-area mosquito pool tested positive for West Nile Virus, health officials said on Thursday.

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  3. First West Nile Virus-Positive Mosquitoes of the Season Detected in BostonaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Sampan

    For the first time this summer, a mosquito pool in Boston has tested positive for West Nile Virus .

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  4. Bill would give Boston new liquor licenses, but it's not...Read the original story

    Thursday | Universal Hub

    Although the measure seeks to improve the odds of small entrepreneurs in areas such as Dorchester, Roxbury and Hyde Park of getting one of the licenses, the proposed law would also let the Boston Licensing Board award licenses in areas such as the South Boston waterfront - where national chains have been busy snapping up liquor licenses from the ... (more)

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  5. Adams Street Library welcomes new librarian for childrenRead the original story

    Thursday | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    Kimberley Theodore, Special to the Reporter Meaghan Schwelm started her first full-time position this summer as a Librarian at the Adams Street Library after working as an intern through Americorps at the Jamaica Plain branch, and most recently at the Education Resource Center library at Boston College.

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  6. Widow will lead march on City HallRead the original story

    Wednesday | Boston Herald

    GRIEVING: Mary Franklin, above, holds a portrait of her slain husband Melvin. She will lead a march of women to City Hall demanding more effort to solve slayings.

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  7. Woman knocked off bike in Southwest Corridor mugging in Jamaica PlainRead the original story

    Wednesday | Universal Hub

    A woman riding her bicycle in the Southwest Corridor knocked off by a guy who managed to make off with her iPhone 3G after failing to get her bike.

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  8. A tech fan's confession: I actually regret helping Amazon kill off bookstoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Boy Genius

    I'm not normally one to weep over obsolete business models. I can't bring myself to fret too much about the Internet strangling the life out of print newspapers, video rental stores or CD shops, largely because I've found that what's replaced them offers much better value than the old way of doing things.

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  9. Two kinds of city councilors: Those who use services like Uber and those who don'tRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | Universal Hub

    Younger councilors who actually use the services agreed considering regulatory issues makes sense, but said they don't want to do anything that would squelch innovation in the city.

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  10. BPD urged to revisit unsolved casesRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Boston Herald

    SEARCHING FOR ANSWERS: NAACP Boston chapter President Michael Curry, left, and Urban League of Eastern Massachusetts President and CEO Darnell L. Williams meet yesterday.

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  11. Lower-alcohol wines perfect for the patioRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Boston.com

    Lower alcohol pours are the darlings of the summer season, showing up on a patio table or picnic blanket near you.

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  12. Mosquitoes test positive for West Nile in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | WWLP

    For the first time this summer, mosquitoes in Boston have tested positive for the West Nile Virus, according to Boston Health Commission.

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  13. West Nile-infected mosquitoes found in Jamaica PlainRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Boston Herald

    One mosquito pool in Jamaica Plain tested positive for the virus earlier this week, but no human cases of West Nile or any other mosquito-borne illnesses have been recorded in Boston this year.

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  14. Mosquitoes with West Nile Virus found in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Boston.com

    "This is the time of year when we often begin to find mosquitoes infected with West Nile Virus in Boston," a public health official said.

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  15. Police, firefighters team up to arrest break-in suspects atop Beacon...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Universal Hub

    Boston Police report arresting three people who allegedly used a fire escape and scaffolding to clamber to the top of 9 Park St. early this morning.

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  16. Mosquitoes Test Positive for West Nile Virus in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Boston.com

    Boston health officials announced today that the first evidence of mosquitoes with the West Nile virus have been found in Boston.

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  17. NAICOB Regeneration Crowdfunding Challenge: "Two for Tuesday"Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Daily Kos

    Note: This diary is in support of an ongoing crowdfunding effort by the North American Indian Center of Boston .

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  18. A housing model that can help middle classRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 29 | Boston.com

    There are few real estate deals in town that don't come loaded with some form of bloodsport, whether it's the dust-ups over building heights downtown, the brutal parking conflagrations found on every block in South Boston, or something more amorphous, like the toxic identity politics that have dogged new housing construction in Jamaica Plain.

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  19. Ellen White, teacher,a resident of Marion, 77Read the original story

    Monday Jul 28 | Boston Herald

    Mrs. White was born in Boston, raised in Brighton, and was a resident of Westwood before moving to Marion 15 years ago.

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  20. names - Ted 2' auditions draw Comic-Con-style crowdRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 27 | Boston.com

    You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on BostonGlobe.com. Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99A .

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