Monthly Archives: September 2013

Police Briefs 09-17-2013

September 17, 2013
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Sept. 2 900 Boylston St. – Sick/Injured/Medical – Person Newbury Street – Motor Vehicle Accident – Personal Injury 815 Boylston St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over Sept. 3 Boylston Street    – Towed Motor Vehicle 429 Beacon St.    – Property – Found 587 Boylston St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, Under $50 86 Newbury St. –...

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Goodbye for Now!

September 10, 2013
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Goodbye for Now!

Like this duo in front of a Berklee College of Music dormitory on Commonwealth Avenue, family and friends have helped with moves, received thanks, and left Boston’s students to settle into new homes around the city.

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Educational Survey Shows Mayoral Candidates Similarities, Differences

September 10, 2013
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Like most issues in this crowded mayoral race, seven candidates who responded to a survey on educational priorities conducted last month by the nonprofit Downtown Schools for Boston share the same basic position on education: All school-age children must have equal access to quality schools and the new school Superintendent must make that happen....

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Potential Wind Impact is Top Concern for Proposed 40 Trinity Place High-rise Project

September 10, 2013
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The potential wind impact of 40 Trinity Place is a matter of utmost concern, according to those on hand at the Lenox Hotel last Tuesday for the second public meeting to discuss the proposed 33-story, mixed-use tower. Gary and Jeffrey Saunders of Boston’s Saunders Hotel Group and local developer Jordan Warshaw have filed plans...

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Esplanade Association and DCR to Hold Groundbreaking Ceremony for Eliot Memorial

September 10, 2013
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On Tuesday, Sept. 10, at 4:30 p.m., The Esplanade Association (TEA) and the state’s the Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) will hold a ceremonial groundbreaking at the Charles Eliot Memorial, adjacent to the Community Boating Docks. The groundbreaking is the result of over two years of fundraising and advocacy efforts to revitalize this...

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Police Briefs 09-10-2013

September 10, 2013
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Aug. 26  337 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $50 to $199 551 Boylston St. – Towed Motor Vehicle 353 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over 100 Newbury St. – Larceny, Bicycle, $200 & Over 815 Boylston St.  Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over Aug. 27  338 Newbury St. – License Premise Violation 182...

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There’s Still Time!

September 2, 2013
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There’s Still Time!

Even after Labor Day, there’s time to enjoy the wonderful things of summer. For example, you can still take your annual Swan Boat ride until they retire for the season on September 15th.

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Fall Exhibition at Athenæum Explores New Acquisitions in Painting and Sculpture

September 2, 2013
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Since the year 2000, the Boston Athenæum, located at 10½ Beacon St., has added more than 50 paintings and sculptures to its collection of fine arts. Collecting for the Boston Athenæum in the “21st Century: Paintings and Sculpture,” on view in the Athenæum’s Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery from Sept. 25 through Feb. 15, 2014,...

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Café Esplanade Launches Sunday Jazz Brunch

September 2, 2013
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Taking a cue from the success of live music programming at urban park venues in New York City and other similar locations across the country, Café Esplanade is now offering a jazz brunch on Sundays. “It’s an upscale touch and a nice addition to the park, especially on sleepy Sunday mornings,” said Chris Sinclair,...

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Esplanade Association’s Moondance Gala to Spotlight Its ‘Green in ‘13’ Initiative

September 2, 2013
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The Esplanade Association’s annual Moondance Gala will be held on Friday, Sept. 20. This year, in addition to celebrating the historic Charles River Esplanade, the gala will spotlight the organization’s “Green in 13” initiative, which focuses on sustainability and maintaining the park in an environmentally friendly way. The Moodance Gala is The Esplanade Association’s...

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