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Ceramic garden fairies

Welcome to Dot reposts a query from the Lower Mills Nextdoor group: Anyone know of a local ceramic shop or thrist store where I can find ceramic fairies? I know it is a weird request, but I really need a few for the neighborhood kids. The few I had in my front yard broke over the winter, and at least 3 little girls in the neighborhood feel a real loss because the fairies are missing. One 6 year old girl gave me some seeds to attract new fairies. Topics: Home 'n' hearthParentingNeighborhoods: Dorchester
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Man speeds away after his car is shot up in Dorchester, only to crash and get arrested for the gun and drugs police say they found

Boston Police report arresting Errin Crawford, 26, not far from the Dacia Street telephone pole they say he crashed his bullet-riddled car into last night. After the customary brief struggle, police say: */ Read more Officers observed and recovered a loaded Raven .25 caliber silver handgun from the dashboard of Crawford's vehicle and later retrieved twelve bags of what appeared to be cocaine that Crawford is alleged to have discarded. Police say Crawford's windows were shot out in an incident around 7:45 p.m. at Hancock and Trull streets, which sent another man to the hospital with non-life-threatening gunshot wounds. Police say gang-unit officers on patrol in the area heard the gunfire: As officers arrived on scene they observed a black sedan with the windows shot ...
Dorchester

Get to Columbia Point for free on weekends

The three museums on Columbia Point are offering a free trolley bus ride from the Back Bay to Columbia Point on Saturdays and Sundays through Nov. 1. Copley Square times: 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m., 12 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m. Columbia Point times: 9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:30 p.m., 4:30 p.m.
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