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TRANSATLANTIC POLICY LAB CITY SOCIAL FOR BOSTON RESILIENCE STRATEGY

BOSTON - Thursday, October 29, 2015  - Today, Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced in collaboration with  100 Resilient Cities - Pioneered by The Rockefeller Foundation  (100RC) that the Transatlantic Policy Lab (TAPL) will convene a social equity lab in Boston to assess the ways inequalities in income and opportunity affect…
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Even comforters like Carlos Arredondo need comfort

Boston Athletic Association head Tom Grilk was in Maryland last week, telling a conference on risk and crisis management how the BAA handled the Boston Marathon bombings when a stranger approached after his talk.  It was a former Marine named Dave Smith who lives in Norway and had spoken at…
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Boston Marathon victim donates prosthetic leg to amputee

BOSTON - Hillary Cohen has some shoe shopping to do, thanks to a Boston Marathon bombing survivor who gave her the gift of a lifetime - a prosthetic leg that allows her to wear high heels again. "It's better than my other leg," says Cohen, 26, brimming  Social Share:   
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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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US Appalachian Highland Thrust and Lower Atlantic Seaboard: Strong Flood Warning

A complex weather pattern promises to deliver more heavy rainfall to the east coast that is already dealing with flooding. Rainfall totals topped 11 inches in VA. A historic Covered Bridge in Woodwine, VA was completely washed away by the girth of force-full accumulated water flows. Hurricane Joaquin is also heading North and…
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