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  1. Madison neighborhood among 10 most livableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channel3000

    "Condos and apartments blend with single-family houses in this eclectic neighborhood within walking distance of parks, lakes, shopping, a performing arts center, the state Capitol and all the university amenities. Minimal congestion, frequent buses.

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  2. Madison neighborhood named No. 1 most livableRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Channel3000

    "Condos and apartments blend with single-family houses in this eclectic neighborhood within walking distance of parks, lakes, shopping, a performing arts center, the state Capitol and all the university amenities. Minimal congestion, frequent buses.

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  3. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Tina Packer on Shakespeare's five ages of womenRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Boston.com

    One morning this month, Tina Packer was rushing across Harvard's campus to professor Marjorie Garber's 11 a.m. class on Shakespeare's early plays when she learned a secret: The class, which she was guest-teaching, typically didn't really get going till 11:07. She stopped short on the sidewalk.

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  4. Scene from - H'/Courtesy of the Iffb Iffb still Boston's premiere indie film festRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Boston.com

    The Independent Film Festival of Boston has made it to the age of 13, and it's looking stronger than ever. Last year, you could have seen "Boyhood," "Obvious Child," and other soon-to-be hits well in advance of their theatrical releases.

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  5. Exploring the Baltimore Museum of Art Cone CollectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Examiner.com

    Enter the wonderful world of creativity at the Baltimore Museum of Art and indulge yourself with a delightful journey of visual pleasure. A recent visit to the one-hundred year old museum revealed the results of a $28 million dollar renovation, new technology to enhance the guest experience, and extraordinary collections Some historians have compared the wide terraced steps and neoclassical design of the Baltimore Museum of Art to two prominent 1870s predecessors; the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York and the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston.

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  6. Art ReviewLeonardo's drawings at center of MFA showRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Boston.com

    People often talk about the "aura" the emanation of authenticity, the intensified reality, the invisible charge around original works of art. And of course, inevitably, the aura around the drawings in "Leonardo da Vinci and the Idea of Beauty" at the Museum of Fine Arts is supercharged.

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  7. Lane Turner/Globe Staff Hubway returns amid growing popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Boston.com

    Boston's Hubway bike-sharing program begins its fifth season of full operation today, offering residents and visitors an active alternative for public transportation. The program never really shut down for the winter, though.

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  8. Mayor Walsh Outlines Public Safety Plans for Boston MarathonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | City of Boston

    BOSTON Friday, April 17, 2015 As the City of Boston prepares for millions of visitors for the 119th Boston Marathon, Mayor Martin J. Walsh today released public safety plans to ensure a successful series of events. "The Marathon is a major international athletic contest, and a celebration of all that we love about Boston," said Mayor Walsh.

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  9. Sweeping views from the Sheraton BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Choosing the right hotel is probably the first thing you consider when traveling to a city like Boston . If you are looking for a comfortable, predictable and centrally located hotel, you get what you pay for at the Sheraton Boston .

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  10. Embracing Autumn Equinox: Reasons to love Fall in BostonRead the original story

    Sep 22, 2009 | Examiner.com

    Today is the first official day of Autumn, marking the transition between summer and winter. The leaves on our trees will change from green to vibrant red, orange, yellow, and brown, before falling to the ground, creating elegant silhouettes of bare branches against the Autumn sky.

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  11. 'Exploring Trees Inside and Out' comes to Boston Children's MuseumRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 7, 2009 | Examiner.com

    On Thursday, October 8th the traveling exhibit " Exploring Trees Inside and Out " will plant its roots at the Boston Children's Museum for the next three months. The exhibit was created so families could discover nature through multiple perspectives.

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  12. Converse bringing free 5-night music festival to BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Boston.com

    Five years ago, Boston was barely a blip on the map of cities with major music festivals. The area has its share of legendary venues, from Paradise Rock Club to departed institutions such as the Rathskeller, and seasonal concert series on City Hall Plaza, the Esplanade, and around town.

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  13. 23 ways to keep kids busy all school vacation weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Boston.com

    Not jetting to a tropical island or a sandy beach for school vacation week? Don't despair: There's plenty for kids to do right here in Boston and beyond. From insect exhibits to sheepshearing festivals, here's where to have fun with the whole family during April break.

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  14. Discounts available at six family friendly museums in the Boston areaRead the original story

    Nov 5, 2009 | Examiner.com

    The following six Boston area museums are listed as "family oriented" on the Museums of Boston website. There is a short description of each taken from the museums' own websites as well as a listing of the discounted admissions each museum offers.

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  15. a Five things you need to know today, including what restaurants want to do about 'powdered alcohol'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Business Journal

    Good morning, Boston! Here are the five most important things you need to know to help start your busy business day: One more sign spring may actually be here: The appearance of Hubway bike docks around Boston. The bike-sharing system is set to start up again on Friday , offering more than 1,300 bikes at 140 stations throughout Boston, Brookline, Cambridge, and Somerville.

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  16. Meet the attorney trying to cut Tom Brady's tax billRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Business Journal

    Pro athletes like Tom Brady and Paul Pierce make a lot of money, but Hemenway & Barnes LLP partner Stephen Kidder says that in some cases, they're being taxed unfairly. When New England Patriots players travel to another city for a game, that city or state typically collects taxes on their income from the two or so days they spend there prepping and playing.

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  17. Eleven Artists Demonstrate Traditional Chinese Folk Art at Boston...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PRWeb

    Yanling Sun, China's Intangible Cultural embroidery successor, specializing in Bohai Mohe court and folk embroidery, a 1300 year old ancient art. It is our honor to demonstrate China's unique craftsmanship and artworks in one of the oldest and largest children's museums in the world.

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  18. Metropolitan Wind Symphony Band Concert: Boston StrongRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | PR.com

    Boston Strong is composer Zach Friedland's musical response to the spirit with which Bostonians met the challenge of the Boston Marathon bombings of 2013. Also on the program are Moorside Suite by Gustav Holst, Mt.

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  19. Lane Turner/Globe Staff BetaBostonParking apps help Fenway fans get a leg up on Opening DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 13 | Boston.com

    Jason Heard got to Fenway Park at noon for Monday's Red Sox home opener, but he wasn't there to watch the game. Instead, Heard was working for a parking lot tucked behind the ballpark, waving cars into an alley with a bright orange flag.

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  20. President Obama Announces More Key Administration PostsRead the original story

    Monday Apr 13 | The White House

    President Obama said, "These fine public servants bring a depth of experience and tremendous dedication to their important roles. I look forward to working with them."

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