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Remembrance or revelry: Celebrating the Marathon

As the 2014 Boston Marathon approaches, the Boston University community is debating whether the alcohol-fueled celebrations...
The Daily Free Press

City Council wrestles with risks of deadly pathogen research in BU laboratories

More than 300 Boston University officials and Boston residents attended a hearing at City Hall Wednesday to debate an ordinance...
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Counselors Continue to Help Ease Marathon Trauma

Counselors who worked with those affected after the marathon bombings returned to help them deal with the one-year anniversary.
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A Look Into Heartbreak Hill’s Iconic History and Challenges

Every year, Newton's Heartbreak Hill provides an arduous challenge for Boston Marathon runners because of its gradual ascent....
BU News Service

Geologist Looks to Earth’s Past for Hints of Earth’s Future

Geologist Sam Bowring, a professor at MIT, thinks unlocking mysteries of Earth's past will allow us to better understand...
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Larry DiCara on the busing crisis and the transformation of Boston

Larry DiCara, former member of the Boston City Council, will speak about his memoir “Turmoil and Transition in Boston,”...

Brighton’s Gifford Cat Shelter cares for cats one by one

For a cat in need, the Gifford Cat Shelter is a safe haven unlike any other. The oldest cageless, no-kill shelter in the...

New Balance reopens Factory Store in Brighton

Boston-based New Balance is pleased to announce the re-opening of its Brighton Factory Store at 217 North Beacon Street in...
Allston Brighton Newsflash

Mayor in the house

Mayor Marty Walsh is making a move in Brighton.  His first “Mondays with the Mayor” will be held this Monday,...
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