Monthly Archives: February 2013

February is Black History Month

February 5, 2013
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February is Black History Month

“External legal freedom was denied to Phillis Wheatley. But she sought the inner freedom that enabled her to write and here she makes her pedestal a desk.” Meredith Bergmann, Boston Women’s Memorial Sculptor

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Fencing at Hill House

February 5, 2013
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Fencing is one of the unique and disciplined winter athletic programs offered at Hill House for children ages 5-12. Beginners are introduced to the rules of the sport, the parts of the foil, or the blade used, and the proper stance when in an on-guard position. Intermediate courses emphasize the importance of sportsmanship while...

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Menino is Back in Action: Delivers Upbeat State of City Address to Packed House

February 5, 2013
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Anyone in Beacon Hill wondering if Mayor Thomas Menino is ready for another term had his or her doubts quelled Tuesday night during his State of the City address at Faneuil Hall. Menino received a six-minute standing ovation from the 800 plus attendees that packed the hall. There was no doubt everyone there was...

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Back Bay’s JazzBoston Notes Seventh Anniversary

February 5, 2013
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Mark Harvey was the guest of honor at JazzBoston’s seventh anniversary celebration, which drew 150 denizens of the Greater Boston jazz scene to Ryles Jazz Club on Tuesday night, Jan. 29. Dr. Harvey, who is also the founder and director of the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra, now in its 40th year, and a descendant of...

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Thank You, Rep. Walz

February 5, 2013
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We in the 8th Suffolk District have been the recipients of excellent representation in the State House of Representatives.   Rep. Marty Walz, who will be leaving in February, and her predecessor, Rep. Paul Demakis, both have given extraordinary service to their constituents. For too many political office seekers, being in the State Senate or...

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Police Briefs 02-05-2013

February 5, 2013
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Jan. 21 82 Newbury St. – Investigate Person 119 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over Newbury Street – Property – Lost Jan. 22 607 Boylston St. – Larceny, Other, $50 to $199 236 Clarendon St. – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, $200 & Over 11 Arlington St. – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, $200...

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