Monthly Archives: June 2013

UClub Scholarship Recipients

June 26, 2013
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UClub Scholarship Recipients

The University Club of Boston located in the Back Bay recently presented their annual scholarships to three Boston Public School graduates who will be going onto colleges of their choice in the fall. Shown from left are: Christina Moriah Smith – Wellesley College class of ‘13, City Councilor John Connolly, Brianna Venus – Barnard...

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UClub Recognizes 3 Boston Public School Students with Scholarships

June 26, 2013
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On June 12, the University Club of Boston announced the recipients of its “Future Leaders of Boston” scholarship awards.  The winners include three Boston Public High Schools graduating seniors:  Adaeze Nduaguba of the John D. O’Bryant School; Nikiander Pelari of Boston Latin Academy; and Brianna Venus of City of a Hill Charter Public School. ...

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Back Bay Resident Volunteers at Dorchester Shelter

June 26, 2013
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Boston Celtics forward Jared Sullinger and legend Walter McCarty joined Back Bay resident Mil Ndwandwe to lend a helping hand at the Victory Programs’ ReVision Family Home in Dorchester on June 14 as part of Sun Life Financial’s annual Community Care Day Friday afternoon. Members of the Boston Celtics front office, Boston Cares and...

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Don’t Forget to Vote-Today

June 26, 2013
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Today, Tuesday, June 25, 2013 is the special election to replace former US Senator John Kerry in Washington DC. The eventual winner will serve a two-year term until the regular six-year term election is held. We urge all  registered voters to make the time to get to the polls to cast a vote in...

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Police Briefs 06-25-2013

June 26, 2013
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June 10 Commonwealth Avenue    – Robbery Attempt – Unarmed – Street 15 Arlington St. – Sick/Injured/Medical – Person 497 Boylston St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $50 to $199 182 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over 44 Newbury St. – Motor Vehicle Recovered in Boston (Stolen in Boston)   June 11 587 Boylston St....

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Sharing Gardeners

June 18, 2013
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Sharing Gardeners

This Cranesbill Geranium creates a beautiful ground cover that flowers in spring. You see the plant popping up in more than a few Back Bay gardens. This is, in part, because generous local gardeners share plants with others as they thin or redesign their own gardens.

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FOPG Launches Campaign to Complete Brewer Fountain

June 18, 2013
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The Friends of the Public Garden announced last week it is has received several major matching challenge pledges that will spearhead a campaign to raise the additional $850,000 it needs to complete its Brewer Fountain Plaza Project on historic Boston Common and to pay for 2013 plaza operations. Anne Brooke, president of the Friends,...

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Dooley Announces Write-in Campaign for State Rep.

June 18, 2013
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Beacon Hill businessman Thomas J Dooley, III announced that he is launching a write-in/sticker campaign for the special election to replace Martha “Marty” Walz as State Representative from the 8th Suffolk district. “I believe it is important for the voters in the 8th Suffolk to have a real choice on Election Day” Dooley said...

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Police Briefs 06-18-2013

June 18, 2013
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June 3 200 Newbury St. – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, $50 to $199 341 Newbury St. – Investigate Person 261 Dartmouth St. – Violation – City Ordinance Commonwealth Avenue    Towed Motor Vehicle 841 Boylston St. – Violation – City Ordinance 2 Newbury St.       – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over June 4 Dartmouth Street –...

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Take It Outside!

June 11, 2013
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Take It Outside!

When temperatures rise, Back Bay residents and visitors settle onto benches on the Commonwealth Avenue Mall. You’ll find few vacancies as the seats fill up with people reading, working, relaxing, eating, texting, and phoning.

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