Tag: 2010

Boston HarborFest – 6 Days Of Entertainment

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Boston HarborFest – 6 Days Of Entertainment

Preparing for the July 4th weekend the focus in Boston usually revolves around the Boston Pops and the Fireworks celebration on the Esplanade.  It is easy to forget that Boston HarborFest is also taking place and this year it is celebrating it’s 29th year of bringing colonial and maritime history alive.   As we commemorate […]

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New England Staycations Still a Great Option

Filed in Featured, Local Events, Things To Do, Tourism by on June 17, 2010 0 Comments
New England Staycations Still a Great Option

Under the sponsorship of WROR the See New England Festival will be taking place Saturday June, 19th from 10am to 5 pm. This appears to only be the second year of the festival which takes place on Boston’s City Hall Plaza. In 2009 there definitely was a move away from more expensive air travel to […]

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Ice Cream for a Good Cause at Boston City Hall

Filed in Local Events, Things To Do by on June 8, 2010 2 Comments
Ice Cream for a Good Cause at Boston City Hall

Nothing beats some good ice cream on a hot day but it tastes even sweeter for a good cause.  The Jimmy Fund Scooper Bowl is taking place today through this Thursday June 10, 2010 on Boston’s City Hall Plaza. It’s hard to believe that this annual event is in it’s 28th year.  It started out […]

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Boston Ranks in Quality of Living Survey

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Boston Ranks in Quality of Living Survey

If you read some of the coverage of Mercer’s 2010 Quality of Living Survey you would think that Boston did badly.  The truth is that it is one of only 4 US cities that appeared in the top 50.  All of the other cities were were outside the US.  The results are based on a […]

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Boston Public Companies Take a Tumble

Filed in Business, Local News by on May 19, 2010 0 Comments
Boston Public Companies Take a Tumble

The Boston Globe released their annual list of top public companies yesterday.  The biggest news was not who had made the list but the size of the list.  Named the Globe 100 since it was published back in 1989 the list is no longer 100, at least not for 2010.  Sadly due to the economy […]

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Boston Celtic Rajon Rondo Finally Gets Some Respect

Filed in Sports by on May 10, 2010 1 Comment
Boston Celtic Rajon Rondo Finally Gets Some Respect

For those that remember Rodney Dangerfield you know his catch phrase “I can’t get no respect”.  The Boston Celtics Rajon Rondo could easily be saying that this year without it being a joke.  Yesterday the 24 year old point guard put on a show for both Boston sports fans at the expense of the Cleveland […]

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Boston Sports Nirvana Hits the Hub

Filed in Sports by on May 4, 2010 1 Comment
Boston Sports Nirvana Hits the Hub

If you checked the Boston news or newspapers this morning (May 4th 2010) you would have seen what some in Boston would consider sports nirvana.  The Celtics won their playoff game against a Cavaliers team that looked downright unbeatable the other day.  The Bruins have taken a 2-0 lead in the playoffs against the Flyers […]

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Rebuilding Together Boston Works to Transform Neighborhoods

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Rebuilding Together Boston Works to Transform Neighborhoods

This past Saturday April 24, 2010 was National Rebuilding Day for Rebuilding Together.  Though a national organization it is made up of local affiliates that bring their services to towns and cities all across America.  We are lucky to have our own “branch” Rebuilding Together Boston (RTB). RTB provides renovation services for those that can […]

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Conan O’Brien Gets a New Gig – Will Fans Follow?

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Featured, Things To Do by on April 22, 2010 0 Comments
Conan O’Brien Gets a New Gig – Will Fans Follow?

Brookline’s Conan O’Brien didn’t waste any time finding a new network.  Based on his agreement with NBC he would not be able to have a show until at least September and it looks like the new show on TBS is set to start in November. The drama with NBC was of particular interest here in […]

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Boston Marathon – Great for the Boston Economy

Filed in Headline, Local Events, Sports, Things To Do by on April 15, 2010 2 Comments
Boston Marathon – Great for the Boston Economy

2011 Boston Marathon Update: The weather seems to be cooperating for the 115th Boston Marathon scheduled for this upcoming April 18th.  Though spring has been with us for a bit the Patriot’s Day holiday kicks off the spring season particularly since it is the beginning of school vacation. We wanted to update the post from […]

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