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The Tale of The Trail

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Headline, Things To Do by on August 21, 2009 0 Comments
The Tale of The Trail

Millions walk Boston’s famous Freedom Trail every year without knowing the story behind the red line. It all started with a journalist who just wanted to make it easier for people to visit the historic sites the city offers. This truly shows the power of one idea! The journalist, Bill Schofield, realized that if he […]

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Fall Classes at the Boston Center for Adult Education

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Fall Classes at the Boston Center for Adult Education

Sure you should probably go back to school for that second degree or get that certification for work that your boss is always pressing you for, but hell, that costs tons of money, it’s a lot of work and it just isn’t fun. Why not enrich yourself as a person, and not as a worker […]

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Boston Box Office: This weekend’s films

Boston Box Office: This weekend’s films

Whether you fancy yourself a learned film buff, or simply enjoy munching handfuls of buttery popcorn during the latest summer flick, this weekend’s Boston Box Office has you covered. In the mix we got street cars, baby dolls, a thin man and some seriously inglorious bastards. Let’s begin. Over at Harvard’s Film Archive, they continue […]

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Boston GreenFest 2009

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Boston GreenFest 2009

For many of us, being green and environmentally friendly means giving something up, doing a little more work to separate our trash, or paying a tad more for organic or recycled goods. But this weekend – being Green in Boston can mean having fun while you educate yourself on green products, green initiatives and discover […]

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Boston’s Restaurant Week – Week 2

Boston’s Restaurant Week – Week 2

Despite it’s name Boston’s Restaurant Week continues on for a second week, starting up again this Sunday, August 16th and continuing on through Friday, August 21st.  In fact, if you poke through the listing of 200 participating restaurant in and outside of Boston, you will find a few here and there that are offering a […]

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Beyond the Hooker

Filed in Lifestyle, Local Events, Local News, Politics, Things To Do by on August 11, 2009 0 Comments
Beyond the Hooker

Beneath the gold dome atop Beacon Hill, past and present live together in the same house—the Massachusetts State House. Similar to a museum, it houses famous paintings and sculptures. As the seat of government for the Commonwealth since its construction in 1798, this historic building holds even more significance. Like any other place of government, […]

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Shecky’s Girls Night Out

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Shecky’s Girls Night Out

Sometimes it’s just good to be a girl.  When a Shecky’s Girls Night Out rolls around – it is one of those times.  Pure indulgence, shopping and a goodie bag make for a super girlie girl’s night out that every woman needs now and then – sans men. With fall fashion quickly approaching, my personal […]

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Park It: Boston’s Best Outdoor Wireless Hotspots

Filed in Featured, Headline, Lifestyle, Technology, Things To Do by on August 8, 2009 1 Comment
Park It: Boston’s Best Outdoor Wireless Hotspots

Now that glorious weather has finally graced the city of Boston with its presence, there’s really no good excuse to stay inside. Oh, wait! You have to work? We forgot that small detail. But for the legions of unemployed individuals who spend their days stalking Craigslist and Monster.com for open positions, searching for a job […]

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Sowa Open Market Super-Sized this Sunday!

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Sowa Open Market Super-Sized this Sunday!

The summer shopping conundrum.  You need some new gear, home decor or just feel to shop because, dammit, you deserve it.  But the good weather seems like such a precious commodity around here these days, who wants to spend the day in the mall?  And really… who wants the canned merchandise available at the mall…?  […]

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The Boston Public Library: Our City’s Best Free Resource

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Things To Do by on August 5, 2009 3 Comments
The Boston Public Library: Our City’s Best Free Resource

Remember spending days on end in the local public library as a child? When reading books, playing games, or fumbling around on the ancient computers was considered a good time? You know, the time when video games strictly consisted of shooting an orange gun at flying poultry on the television screen? Heading to the local library […]

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