Monthly Archives: February 2013

Sharing the Light

February 19, 2013
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Sharing the Light

“At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.” (Albert Schweitzer, Physician, Humanitarian, Philosopher 1965 ذ 1875 )

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Executive Director Moorhouse Bids Farewell to Hill House

February 19, 2013
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Seven years after joining the staff of Hill House, Ian Moorhouse will step down as executive director next month to assume the newly created position of director of campus programs at the Dexter-Southfield School in Brookline. “For me, it’s a bittersweet move because I wasn’t really looking for another job,” Morehouse said. “Thank you...

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Kingsley Scholarship Gala 2013 Set for March 2

February 19, 2013
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The Kingsley Montessori Scholarship Gala 2013 is a community-building, festive event that celebrates the school’s individuality. Faculty, families, and neighbors are welcomed to attend the Sat., March 2nd affair at The State Room, located at 60 State St. in Boston. It is the primary fundraiser for income applied toward financial aid scholarships. “As a...

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Kingsley Scholarship Gala

February 19, 2013
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The Kingsley Montessori Scholarship Gala 2013 is a community-building, festive event that celebrates the school’s individuality. Faculty, families, and neighbors are welcomed to attend the Sat., March 2nd affair at The State Room, located at 60 State St. in Boston. It is the primary fundraiser for income applied toward financial aid scholarships. “As a...

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Police Briefs 02/19/2013

February 19, 2013
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Feb. 4 128 Newbury St. – Verbal Dispute Commonwealth Avenue    – Towed Motor Vehicle 270 Commonwealth Ave. – Motor Vehicle Accident – Property Damage Feb. 5 Commonwealth Avenue    – Sick/Injured/Medical – Person Commonwealth Avenue    – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, $50 to $199 Feb. 6 332 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $50 to $199 Commonwealth...

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Blizzard of 2013

February 12, 2013
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Blizzard of 2013

Residents start the process of digging out their cars on Saturday.

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Two Hill Residents Running for State Rep. Seat

February 12, 2013
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Two Beacon Hill residents have announced their candidacies as Democrats in the race for State Rep. Marty Walz’s soon-to-be vacated seat. Jay Livingstone and Nils Tracy will both run for the 8th Suffolk District, which includes the Back Bay and portions of Beacon Hill, the West End and Cambridge. The primary election takes place...

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Fewer Taxpayers File for Abatement

February 12, 2013
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Despite an increase in property tax bills and assessed property values for fiscal year 2013 there have been fewer abatements filed so far this year when compared to 2010. The cutoff date to file abatement with the City of Boston’s Accessing Department was February 1 and to date only 2,200 abatements have been filed....

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Mayor Menino Announces Comprehensive Actions to Better Prepare Boston for Storms Like Sandy

February 12, 2013
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Last Tuesday, Mayor Thomas M. Menino announced new planning and policy initiatives to better prepare Boston for Hurricane Sandy-like storms and other effects from the changing climate. “The government and private sector need to be proactive in planning for a future with rising sea levels and future storms like Sandy,” Menino said. “The steps...

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Police Briefs 02-12-2013

February 12, 2013
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Threats to Do Bodily Harm 01/28/13 – At about 8:58 p.m., police responded to a radio call for a threat at Walgreens at 841 Boylston St. On arrival, officers spoke with the cashier, who said an unknown homeless man confronted her inside the store. She said man attempted to exchange food that customers had...

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