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Animal Rescue League: Animals Suffering in Boston-Run Shelter

Last month, the Animal Rescue League reported on the "chaos and disrepair" at Boston's city-run animal shelter in Roslindale and offered suggestions on how to fix it, The Boston Globe reported.
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Obituary: Dorothy Clifford

CLIFFORD, Dorothy D. Of Roslindale & Dedham, August 10. Loving wife of the late Philip J. Clifford. Beloved mother of Patricia Dineen of Charlestown, RI and Marie Pace of Dedham, MA. Also survived by 8 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. Dorothy was a volunteer for Catholic Charities, past co-worker of Mother Theresa of Calcutta and late Retiree of the Commonwealth of Mass State Lab. Funeral from the Mann & Rodgers Funeral Home, 44 Perkins St., (Corner of So. Huntington Ave.) JAMAICA PLAIN, Wednesday at 10:15 a.m. followed by a Funeral Mass at St. Marys Church, 420 High St., Dedham at 11 o'clock. Relatives and friends invited. Visiting hours Tuesday 4-8 p.m. Interment at St. Josephs Cemetery, W. Roxbury, MA. In ...

Shocking development in Roslindale/West Roxbury rivalry

The Globe uses the lens of an annual golf tournament (at George Wright, natch) to discuss the neighborhood bickering, buries the fact that, as of last year, the median price of a single-family home in Roslindale was $20,000 more than the median price of a single-family home in West Roxbury.
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Roslindale-West Roxbury Residents Keep Long-Standing Healthy Competition Going

There's a deep-rooted and longstanding -- albeit friendly --rivalry between the two communities. And it's one that doesn't seem to be going away anytime soon, the Boston Globe reports.
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Uber Study Declares Uber Is Great for Boston, But Take it With Several Grains of Salt

Uber's research of its superior reliability to taxi cabs uses data from a study that Uber refused to participate in, about an industry that has to follow rules Uber does not.
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Obituary: Michael J. Harding

HARDING, Michael J. Lifelong resident of Roslindale, suddenly, Aug. 6, 2014. Age 48. Loving father of Madelyn Rose Harding. Visiting hours Sunday 3-7pm. Funeral Mass Monday in Sacred Heart Church Roslindale at 10am. Complete notice to follow. For directions, guestbook and full notice P. E. Murray - F. J. HigginsGeorge F. Doherty & SonsWest Roxbury (617) 325-2000
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West Nile Virus Alert Level Raised to 'Moderate' in Boston

A mosquito pool in Hyde Park tested positive for West Nile Virus, the third such positive test in Boston in the past three weeks.

Crash shuts Washington Street in Roslindale, sends two to the hospital

Around 4:45 p.m., possibly involving a bicyclist, at Cornell Street.

Quiet Jesus Lady is quiet

She stands, litterally, in sharp contrast to Screaming Jesus Guy, who has been annoying people on the Red and Orange lines for years now. You can find her sometimes in the lobby of the Forest Hills Orange Line station. Like the Jehovah's Witnesses, she just stands there, but instead of having a copy of the Watchtower in an outreached hand, she just holds her sign. Of late, for example, this afternoon, she's been holding court in front of the Washington-Beech housing project, right at the corner of Washington and Beech.
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Obituary: Assunta Gina D'agostino

D'AGOSTINO, Assunta Gina (Cinalli) Age 94, of Roslindale, August 5, 2014. Beloved wife of the late Alfredo D'Agostino and loving mother of Philip D'Agostino and Rosemarie D'Agostino both of Roslindale. Daughter of the late Croce and Maria Carmela Cinalli. Sister of the late Cornelia, Emilio, Nicola and Gabriele and she was loved by her many relatives in Italy. Married to her late husband Alfredo in 1942, she immigrated to the United States in 1960. She was a loving, beautiful and wonderful mother. She was a decent person all through her life, compassionate and kind. She had a great faith in Jesus and loved the Holy Mary so very much. She was an exceptional dressmaker and worked hard all her life. ...
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