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DART Boston Helps Develop Entrepreneurs

Filed in Business, Local Events by on September 17, 2009 0 Comments
DART Boston Helps Develop Entrepreneurs

A few months back, one my social media buddies Stuart Foster, keyed me into a new organization here in Boston called DART Boston. At the time, the group was literally in its idea phase and already stretched a little short on time I put it out of mind for the time being, especially considering I […]

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Governor Dukakis recognizes Massachusetts as an example: Universal Health Care

Governor Dukakis recognizes Massachusetts as an example: Universal Health Care

Listen as the former Governor explains how Massachusetts is an example of what the national universal health care plan should be.

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Here Ye Here Ye! The Fall Season Has Begun At King Richard’s Faire

Here Ye Here Ye! The Fall Season Has Begun At King Richard’s Faire

In our college days, weekend mornings meant trekking to the dining hall. If we were lucky, we’d find a little treat spread across the quad known as the Renaissance people. That’s right! Cittern strumming, 5-layer dress with heaving breasts-wearing Renaissance enthusiasts who loitered on our grassy knoll. Luckily, if you’re one of these “Ren Fest” […]

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It’s Just Politics

Filed in Local Events, Local News, Politics by on September 14, 2009 0 Comments
It’s Just Politics

Last week, the Senate opened without its Lion, Senator Edward M. Kennedy. In his honor, they draped his seat in black velvet. This serves as a reminder of the all important question–what will happen to Ted’s seat? It’s fate potentially rests in the hands of the Massachusetts legislature. In 2004, the Massachusetts legislature changed the […]

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Governor Dukakis to Fill Kennedy Senate Seat?

Filed in Local Events, Local News, Politics, University News by on September 9, 2009 1 Comment
Governor Dukakis to Fill Kennedy Senate Seat?

Governor Michael Dukakis is Massachusetts’ longest serving Governor. Dukakis held the Democratic nomination against George H. W. Bush during the 1988 Presidential Election. Listen to him discuss the possibility of becoming Senator Kennedy’s replacement this fall.

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Fall Fairs Worth the Drive

Filed in Local Events, Things To Do by on September 6, 2009 3 Comments
Fall Fairs Worth the Drive

Can’t you feel the crisp fall air in the morning already?  Although fall does not officially begin September 22nd this year, the onslaught of annual New England Fairs is upon us!  With so many great annual events within a tank of gas away, I wanted to pay homage  to the great, should not be missed […]

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Wine Riot II To Uncork Sept. 25 & 26 in Boston

Filed in Food & Dining, Local Events, Things To Do by on August 28, 2009 2 Comments
Wine Riot II To Uncork Sept. 25 & 26 in Boston

What could be better than an event with hundreds of wines waiting to be sampled? How about an event with hundreds of wines, plus a DJ, a photo booth, a lounge, food pairings, and free crash courses on wine? When the Second Glass hosts Wine Riot, its second snob-free wine tasting extravaganza, September 25 and […]

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Not a Typical Day at Work: My Experience at the State House the Day Ted Kennedy Died

Filed in Headline, Local Events, Local News, Politics by on August 26, 2009 1 Comment
Not a Typical Day at Work: My Experience at the State House the Day Ted Kennedy Died

7:40AM – After waking up only a half hour earlier, I received a text message (in true contemporary fashion) reading, “Did you hear about Ted Kennedy?” I promptly turned on the computer and TV in order to find out what happened. Although I knew once I read the message that Ted Kennedy had died, these […]

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Tonight Only, Pee-wee’s Big Adventure Hits the Big Screen

Filed in Arts & Entertainment, Local Events by on August 22, 2009 2 Comments
Tonight Only, Pee-wee’s Big Adventure Hits the Big Screen

Tonight, for one night only, the Coolidge Corner Theatre presents cult favorite Pee-wee’s Big Adventure. Johnny Cupcakes will be on hand selling shirts inspired by the movie and, presumably, his own ubiquitous pirate cupcake logo.

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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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