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Obituary: Marilyn A. Cassidy

CASSIDY, Marilyn A. (Miskevitch) Of Stoneham, formerly of Medford, April 17, 2014. Daughter of the late Joseph and Violet...
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The Marathon used to have just a tad fewer runners

1938 British Pathe newsreel on that year's Boston Marathon.
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Local biotech CEO says he was left with no options but to sue another company on whose board he once served

John Maraganore, CEO of Alnylam in Cambridge, is suing a Maryland biotech company for allegedly eliminating the stock options he got while serving on its board of directors before it...
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Citizen complaint of the day: Ghost riders on the Greenway

A wide-awake citizen complains: Music playing on the greenway carousel?? It's 3:15 am.
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Obituary: Edith P. Leccacorvi

LECCACORVI, Edith P. (Graves) Of North Cambridge, April 18, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Frank Leccacorvi. Loving mother...
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Obituary: Paul F. Nelson

NELSON, Paul F. Of Cambridge, April 15, 2014. Beloved son of the late Elizabeth G. (Sloane) and Arnold W. Nelson, Sr. Loving...
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Obituary: Richard W. Hennessy

HENNESSY, Richard W. 82, of Ventura, CA, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his loving family, on Tuesday, April...
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Emergency fuzziness break

Brian D'Amico photographed the return of the comfort dogs to the Back Bay today. The dogs, sponsored by Lutheran Church Charities, first came to Boston in the aftermath of the Marathon...
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Runners to get scarves

For the past year, volunteers at Old South Church have been knitting scarves for Marathon runners. Photographynatalia watched some of them distributed today. Copyright Photographynatalia....
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Listen my children, and you shall hear, of the midnight tweets of Paul Revere

Starting at 8, the Paul Revere House will be "livetweeting" Paul Revere's ride. Alas, poor Dawes, never gets as much credit. Welcome to Dot suggests: RT if by land, Favorite if by...
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Two other unlicensed radio stations also shut by feds

Touch FM got all the publicity, but federal agents yesterday also shut two other stations - one at 100.1 MHz that broadcast in Haitian creole from studios in Dorchester and another...
Cambridge Day

Five things to do this weekend: April 19‐20

Saturday Easter egg hunts; an all ages dance-plus class; Science Carnival & Robot Zoo; a Harvard Square bluegrass festival; and a Bollywood Dance Night.
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Obituary: Mary Janikies

JANIKIES, Mary 87, of West Yarmouth, died Thursday, April 17, 2014, at Mayflower Place Skilled Nursing and Rehabilitation...
Cambridge Day

'The Railway Man': Incredible true story, even if director isn't the best conductor

This post-World War II tale is one long therapy session revolving around a struggle with PTSD. Director Jonathan Teplitzky needed to bring a little more nuance.
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Obituary: Mary Macbain

MacBAIN, Mary D. (Bulcamino) Of Cambridge April 17. Beloved wife of the late Manuel Pestana. Daughter of the late Enrico...
Cambridge Day

Police Twitter system failed at vital time, adding to confusion in bomb aftermath

In all the examination of police response since the Boston Marathon bombing, it has never been mentioned publicly that an automated police alert system broke.
Cambridge Day

Officials: Arrested teacher admits to child porn, filming in elementary school lockers

A fifth-grade teacher is facing child pornography charges and has confessed to filming in a school locker room, law enforcement officials say.
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About Bicycling on Hampshire Street

I have posted a video I shot on Hampshire Street in Cambridge during an organized group ride, in the middle of the day on...
Cambridge Day

Pomegranate guac tops Painted Burro contest, with cilantro recipe just behind

The winners Sunday at The Painted Burro's Guac Off included a pomegranate-seeded Granada Guacamole and a Cantabrigian's Cilantro Lovers with a Twist.
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Mount Auburn, where doctors saved officer, partners in Sunday blood drive

Mount Auburn Hospital is one of the partners in a 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday blood drive in honor of MBTA Police Officer Dic Donohue.
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Obituary: Henry U. Grunebaum

GRUNEBAUM, Dr. Henry U. Age 87, of Cambridge, on Friday, April 11, 2014. For 54 years, dear husband of Judith (Seder) Grunebaum....
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Cambridge InsideOut with Cambridge City Councillor Dennis Carlone

Cambridge InsideOut Episode 51 with Cambridge City Councillor Dennis Carlone (Part 1). This episode broadcast on April 15,...
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Obituary: Edward J. Goguen

GOGUEN, Edward J. Of Medford, Arlington and North Cambridge. Resident of Medford for 48 years, resident of Arlington for...
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Obituary: Gloria O. Robinson

ROBINSON, Gloria O. (Wyche) A former Lieutenant with the Cambridge Auxiliary Police, of Cambridge, died on April 10, 2013,...
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Three Boston men indicted in shooting death last yearof Cambridge man, 20,

Three Boston men have been indicted on first-degree murder charges and other offenses in the death of a 20-year-old Cambridge...
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Cambridge InsideOut Episodes 49 and 50 with Vice Mayor Dennis Benzan

Cambridge InsideOut Episode 49 with Cambridge Vice Mayor Dennis Benzan (Part 1). This episode broadcast on April 8, 2014...
Your Town

State to begin dismantling Longfellow Bridge towers this week

The iconic towers on the Longfellow Bridge sometimes referred to as the “salt and pepper” shakers are about to be taken...
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Everett State Sen. DiDomenico going Irish for a day

Everyone's Irish on St. Patrick's Day in Boston. Now an Italian-American state senator from Everett is going green, too. State...
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Alumni asking public to pick the best prank in MIT history

Pranksters at MIT have been trying to outdo each other for years with hacks ranging from perching a police car atop the Great...
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Cambridge answering calls for public toilet in Harvard Square

Cambridge officials are preparing a set of recommendations that if approved could lead to the construction of a public bathroom...
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Somerville Skillshare offers free classes by local artists this Sunday

Somerville Skillshare invites the community to partake in a day of free classes led by area artists and entrepreneurs for...
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