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  1. On Centre to Move in Jamaica Plain, Holding 'Moving Sale'Read the original story

    4 hrs ago | Patch.com

    On Centre is moving down the street in Jamaica Plain. The local business, which specializes in printed tee shirts, knickknacks, housewares, stationery and jewelry, is moving from its current location at 636 Centre St. to the space formerly occupied by Q Salon at 676 Centre St., the shop's representatives announced.

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  2. Child-immigrant debate hits House floorRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Lowell Sun

    The debate over whether Massachusetts should provide temporary shelter to unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border into the United States spilled onto the House floor Wednesday.

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  3. ZBA member quits after Herald's disbarment queryRead the original story

    17 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    An alternate member of the city's influential Zoning Board of Appeals has resigned following a Herald inquiry into the longtime appointee of former Mayor Thomas M. Menino having been stripped of his law license two years ago amid claims he "intentionally misused" nearly $45,000 from his clients, the Walsh administration said yesterday.

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  4. Debate over immigrant children coming to Massachusetts hits the House floorRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lowell Sun

    The debate over whether Massachusetts should provide temporary shelter to unaccompanied immigrant children crossing the border into the United States spilled onto the House floor Wednesday.

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

    Yesterday | 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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  6. Mass. ranks first in tally of children's well-beingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boston.com

    Young people have a better chance to thrive in Massachusetts than in any other state, according to a new national analysis of children's overall well-being.

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  7. Boston's BRA isn't equipped to do its jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Boston.com

    Martin Walsh released an audit last week that shows the city's development arm riddled by disarray and dysfunction.

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  8. State rep: Herald story on non-English speakers in special ed a 'wake-up call'Read the original story

    Monday | Boston Herald

    A Boston lawmaker who has long championed greater accountability in the education of immigrant kids called yesterday's Herald story on the placement of non-English speakers in special education classes a "wake-up call."

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  9. Unapproving unreformRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 21 | Worcester Telegram & Gazette

    Debate on a charter school reform bill in the Senate last week ended in acrimony, with charter proponents and opponents disagreeing on everything but this - it isn't likely the Legislature will do anything more with public charter schools this year.

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  10. History comes to life aboard Charles W. MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 20 | Boston.com

    On Saturday, Anthony Grace , Sondra Grace, and Frank Floyd visited the Charles W. Morgan at Charlestown Navy Yard.

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  11. Boston Parks Department Holds Open Space Plan Meeting, July 24Read the original story

    Sunday Jul 20 | Patch.com

    The City of Boston is preparing a new citywide Open Space Plan for the years 2015 to 2021, according to a statement on their website .

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  12. Ukrainian church holds special service for plane victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | WHDH

    Prayer vigils and memorials are taking place across the world for the victims of the Malaysia flight that was shot down while flying over Ukraine, including right here in Boston.

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  13. Notes from Lands EndRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Provincetown.com

    What makes a home and furniture crawl exciting is its context. How we live, the objects that define us, are highly personal.

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  14. Police investigating smoke shop robbery in Jamaica PlainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | WHDH

    Police are looking for the public's assistance in identifying a man seen in surveillance video robbing a smoke shop in Jamaica Plain.

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  15. 4 injured after home explosion in Jamaica PlainRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | WHDH

    A house explosion in Jamaica Plain Saturday morning sent four people, including one firefighter, to the hospital.

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  16. Three workers, one firefighter injured in Jamaica Plain fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Boston.com

    Three workers and one firefighter were taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries after a fire broke out this morning underneath the basement floor of a Jamaica Plain home, said Boston Fire Department spokesman Steve MacDonald.

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  17. Four People Taken to the Hospital After Saturday Morning FireRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 19 | Patch.com

    Three workers and a Boston firefighter were taken to the hospital after a fire in Jamaica Plain on Saturday morning.

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  18. Flash fire in Jamaica Plain basement injures three workers; one...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 19 | Universal Hub

    Three workers installing insulation at 109 Carolina Ave . in Jamaica Plain were injured when a fire erupted around 9:25 a.m. in a basement crawlspace.

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  19. Police search for suspect in shooting near Stony Brook StationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 18 | Boston.com

    MBTA Transit Police are searching for a suspect in a shooting near the Stony Brook MBTA station on July 7. Police are seeking Justin Hollingsworth, 22, of Boston after a man was found suffering from a gunshot wound at the Orange Line T station in Jamaica Plain.

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  20. Boston's Municipal Parking Lots Undergoing Renovations This SummerRead the original story

    Wednesday Jun 25 | City of Boston

    The Boston Transportation Department announced today that Boston's municipal parking lots, which provide off-street parking for customers of local businesses and neighborhood residents, are being renovated this summer.

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