Monthly Archives: August 2012

Police Briefs 08-21-2012

August 21, 2012
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Aug. 6 182 Newbury St.  – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over Massachusetts Avenue Motor Vehicle Accident involving Bicycle 337 Marlborough St. – Verbal Dispute 240 Newbury St. Property – Lost Aug. 7 82 Newbury St. – Assault with a Deadly Weapon – Other 284 Newbury St. – Motor Vehicle Accident – Leaving Scene –...

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Community Boating

August 14, 2012
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Community Boating

“There is nothing– absolutely nothing– half so much worth doing as simply messing about in boats.” – Kenneth Grahame from The Wind in the Willows

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Adding Color to the Esplanade

August 14, 2012
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Adding Color to the Esplanade

Kaji Aso Studio artists partner with CBI to bring painting to the Esplanade On Saturday, July 21, Community Boating partnered with the Kaji Aso Studio (KAS) to bring water-color painting to the Charles River Esplanade. As part of the KAS Landscaping and Urban Greenways classes, faculty member Gary Tucker brought his program to the...

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Boston Parks to Hold Photography Workshop

August 14, 2012
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The Boston Parks and Recreation Department’s Pics in the Parks program will be visiting the wilds of Allandale Woods on August 13 and hosting its first-ever free photography workshop on Boston Harbor when the program comes to Spectacle Island August 18. The workshops, the last in a summer-long series hosted by ParkARTS, are open...

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Thesis and Anti-Thesis

August 14, 2012
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Our neighborhoods, thankfully, are among the safest in the city. Beacon Hill and the Back Bay are examples of wonderful places to live, to shop, to own businesses or to tour. And best of all, our neighborhoods are virtually absent of violent crime and of the pervasive gun play occurring in other neighborhoods with...

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Police Briefs 08-14-2012

August 14, 2012
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Larceny from a Motor Vehicle 07/31/12 – A victim reported that he parked his Honda sedan at Beacon and Brimmer street between 9:30 and 11 a.m. When he returned to his motor vehicle, his bag containing a laptop, Kindle and personal papers was stolen. There was no sign of forced entry into the vehicle....

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Dancing At the Pru

August 7, 2012
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Dancing At the Pru

The statue, “Quest Eternal” seems to have caught the rhythm of these impromptu dancers on the Prudential Center’s Boylston Street Plaza.

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Summer Fitness on the Esplanade a Smashing Success

August 7, 2012
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Summer Fitness on the Esplanade a Smashing Success

Strolling through the Esplanade these past few weeks, one might have noticed masses of people dancing to Latin beats or finding peace along the banks of the Charles. The Esplanade Association’s (TEA) Healthy, Fit & Fun program series, which kicked-off on July 9th, has attracted well over 1,000 people to the Esplanade looking to...

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Parks Dept. Announces Back Bay Tree Hearing

August 7, 2012
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The Boston Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting a public hearing to discuss the proposed removal of two public shade trees for a construction project at 375 Newbury St. in the Back Bay. The hearing will be held at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 28, in the Conference Room of the Boston Parks...

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Longtime Back Bay Resident Joins Weichert, Realtors – Synergy

August 7, 2012
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A Back Bay resident of 13 years and longtime licensed Realtor, Rhonda A. Pieroni has joined the sales team of Wellesley-based Weichert, Realtors – Synergy. Pieroni will assist homebuyers and sellers in the vicinities of Back Bay, Beacon Hill, South End and Brookline. She is a member of the Greater Boston Real Estate Board...

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