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Sail Boston Service members connect with Boston through volunteering

 BOSTON (Jun 17, 2017) USCGC Eagle (WIX-327) leads the Parade of Sails during Sail Boston 2017 off the port bow of USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41). USS Whidbey Island (LSD 41) and more than 50 Tall Ships from around the world are participating in Sail Boston 2017, a five-day maritime…
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Boston Fireworks, Mass Resiliency awareness Stronger Together

Firework Awareness on this 4th of July It's that time of year when well-intended Independence Day fireworks - often spilling out for days before and after the 4th of July - can cause heightened anxiety, flashbacks and other triggers of painful memories.   The loud bangs, pops, flashes, and smells…
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Finish Line Untold Stories of 2013 Marathon at Boston Theatre Company

Finish Line will represent the voices of those who were impacted and the community that arose on April 15, 2013. ​ It will focus on powerful, profound, and  inspiring stories, captured in the words of over 85 interviews, conducted by a team of journalists, graduate students and theater professionals. Boston,…
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Fans Fear Fenway Face Fouls ! Baseball League will Require Nets

UPDATE: 12/10/2015 - League to require nets at all stadiums to protect fans from uncontrollable flying objects. Boston, MA: Unprotected fans received another out of play ball during 7/10/2015 Boston v New York baseball entertainment game. Stephanie Wapenski,  a MA woman living in Branford, Connecticut, was sitting along the third…
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Park Honoring Youngest Boston Marathon Bombing Victim to Open in 2017; Groundbreaking Spring 2016

BOSTON, MA: Thursday, December 10, 2015 - Today Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Governor Charlie Baker and the Richard Family announced a new park at Children's Wharf honoring Martin Richard, the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombings.  Located adjacent to Boston Children's Museum, the park will be designed by the…
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Bridgewater State Unveils Statue Of Martin Richard

BRIDGEWATER, Mass. (CBS/AP) — A life-size sculpture of the youngest victim of the Boston Marathon bombings was unveiled Saturday at Bridgewater State University. The sculpture of 8-year-old Martin Richard is artist Victoria Guerina’s representation of a well-known image of Martin holding a poster he made that read, “No More Hurting People ……
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South Boston Vietnam Veterans Memorial

  September 20, 2015 - Scenes from the annual Rededication of the South Boston Vietnam Veterans Memorial at M Street Park in South Boston. (Mayor's Office Photo by Jeremiah Robinson) September 20, 2015 -  Rededication of the South Boston Vietnam Veterans Memorial at M Street Park in South Boston. (Mayor's…
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Simmonds name Unveiled on the BPD Memorial Wall

September 17, 2015 - Mayor Martin Walsh joins Governor Baker, BPD Commissioner Evans and other Boston Police Officials to pay tribute along with the family of fallen Boston Police Officer Dennis Simmonds, unveiling Simmonds name on the BPD Memorial Wall. (Mayor's Office photo by Don Harney) September 17, 2015 - Fallen…
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