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Swan Boat in Waiting

April 14, 2014
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Swan Boat in Waiting

Soon, this swan boat will come out of hiding and take its turn gliding around the Public Garden Lagoon. The 2014 Swan Boat Season is scheduled from Saturday, April 19th to Sunday, September 21st.

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Newbury Street Spa and Salons to Honor Stylist and Daughter Affected by Boston Marathon Bombings

April 14, 2014
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In Recognition of the Anniversary of the Boston Marathon Bombings, G2O Spa and Salon and EMERGE Spa and Salon will Donate 20% of Proceeds to Celeste Corcoran and Daughter Sydney During the week of April 14-18, 2014, G2O Spa and Salon and EMERGE Spa and Salon, operated by parent company Joymark Inc. and located...

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Room with a Vieux ‘retirement’ Auction April 26

April 14, 2014
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While A Room with a Vieux has closed its Charles Street and Brookline showrooms after more than 30 years as a leading importer and dealer of high-end French antiques, collectors will have the opportunity to bid on its extensive inventory during a one-day, unreserved auction on Saturday, April 26. Grogan and Company, Fine Art...

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A Special Easter

April 14, 2014
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This week and especially on Sunday, many churches will be overflowing as parishioners go to church to celebrate Easter. Easter is always a magical time for children. As a family, we always held off hiding the Easter candy around the house until after Mass.  This action prompted our youngest to go to church a...

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Police Briefs 04-15-2014

April 14, 2014
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March 24 337 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200 & Over 30 Marlborough St – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, Under $50 Exeter Street – Property – Lost March 25 Arlington Street – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, Under $50 March 26 114 Commonwealth Ave. – Towed Motor Vehicle 82 Newbury St. – Larceny, Shoplifting, $200...

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Honoring Firefighters

March 31, 2014
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Honoring Firefighters

People stop by the fire station on Boylston Street with floral tributes for the two firefighters who died in the fire last Wednesday on Beacon Street.

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Creative Kitchens Tour 2014

March 31, 2014
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New this spring is a Saturday afternoon walking tour through some remarkable kitchens in Beacon Hill and the Back Bay. ‘Creative Kitchens Tour 2014’, to be held this Saturday, April 5, offers a rare opportunity for guests to step inside eight 19th century townhouses to glimpse their gracious and distinctive kitchens, ranging in décor...

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The Fire on Beacon Street

March 31, 2014
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With two major fires in the same number of months in the Back Bay, the need to change the residential codes for multi-unit buildings is a fact that can no longer be ignored. Wednesday’s fire took a tragic turn when two firefighters lost their lives battling the 9-alarm fire in the eight-unit townhouse and...

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Police Briefs 04-01-2014

March 31, 2014
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March 10 Commonwealth Avenue    – Motor Vehicle Accident – Personal Injury 333 Newbury St. – Frauds – All Other 483 Beacon St. – Investigate Property March 11 224 Newbury St. – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, $200 & Over 221 Newbury St. – Larceny, Non-Accessory from Vehicle, $200 & Over 815 Boylston St. – Fraud...

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Sunday in the Park with Dog

March 18, 2014
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Sunday in the Park with Dog

As the weekends warm up, neighborhood dogs have more opportunities for a little canine time. Here, a Sunday photo session was interrupted by a passing pup. The smiling photographer took the opportunity to capture the tail wagging meet-up as they greeted one another.

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