Monthly Archives: October 2012

Police Briefs 09-10-2012

October 9, 2012
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Sept. 24 135 Newbury St.Towed Motor Vehicle Beacon Street       Auto Theft 182 Newbury St. Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over Beacon Street       Larceny, Other, $200 & Over Boylston Street    Property – Lost Sept. 25 277 Marlborough St. Assault and Battery 337 Newbury St.  Motor Vehicle Accident – Personal Injury Commonwealth Avenue    Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle,...

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Lunch at the Fountain

October 2, 2012
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Lunch at the Fountain

Nearby workers have more elbow room around the Copley Square fountain this time of year. With a nice selection of take-out options nearby, people relax to the sound of splashing water with their lunch.

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Four Back Bay Winners Named Among ‘Boston’s Best Businesses’

October 2, 2012
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Boston magazine recognized four Back Bay enterprises last week among the winners in its first annual “Boston’s Best Businesses,” “an award program designed to highlight the innovative small businesses, leaders and organizations making an overwhelmingly positive impact on the city,” according to a statement from the publication. Honorees included Brittany Bang, owner of Audrey’s...

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Back Bay Resident Wins $1,000 Prize in Contest to Recognize Great Teachers

October 2, 2012
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Back Bay resident and Gardner Pilot Academy teacher Susan Fulginiti-Schmidt was awarded a $1,000 prize Saturday as the winner of the “Our Heroes” contest, launched by Stand for Children Leadership Center to recognize and reward great teachers. The award and cash prize, to be used for classroom supplies or professional development, were presented to...

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It is Back to the Redistricting Board for Council as Menino Vetoes Newest Plan

October 2, 2012
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The City Council’s amended redistricting plan that passed 7-6 was vetoed last week by Mayor Thomas Menino as he did the previous plan put forth by the Council. The compromise that was put forth by Councilors Tito Jackson and Matt O’Malley would have left City Councilor Sal LaMattina’s district largely intact. But like the...

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Columbus Day

October 2, 2012
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Monday the 8this the annual celebration of Columbus Day – which commemorates the achievements of Christopher Columbus, chief among them, the discovery of America. No 15thCentury explorer matched the heroism and daring that Christopher Çolumbus brought onto the world stage at a time when most people believed the world was flat. He was, according...

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Register to Vote

October 2, 2012
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Massachusetts voters have until October 13, to register to vote. The presidential election coming up in November is among the most important in decades. In order to vote, one must be registered to make themselves heard and felt – as a single vote has great value in our society. We urge all those who...

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