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Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Exclusive Saturday previewWalsh learning the tricks of flipping the switch
Mayor Thomas M. Menino, long the master of municipal yuletide celebrations, had taken his appointed position, right in front of Frosty the Snowman and Santa Claus.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Judicial nominees approved for West Roxbury, Clinton courts
The Governor's Council unanimously approved two of Governor Deval Patrick's judicial nominees Wednesday, but did not address a controversial nominee for the Superior Court whose confirmation vote was suddenly postponed by the governor two weeks ago.
Santa in West Roxbury, Scam Alerts and More
2. Beware of scams: The Better Business Bureau and Western Union have teamed up to help people identify and avoid scams this holiday season.
Two Boston Men Indicted in VFW Parkway Shooting
Two Boston have been indicted by a Norfolk Grand Jury for their alleged involvement in the October shooting of a woman driving on the VFW Parkway , Norfolk District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey announced Wednesday.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Grinch, Santa and More
Listen to a reading of Dr. Seuss's classic "How The Grinch Stole Christmas" and take part in some interactive games.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Local Art, Speaking Out and More
Trainer is a jewelry artist, and some of her pieces are on display at the Dedham Square Artist Guild .
What Others Are Saying About West Roxbury
Although West Roxbury is a friendly, welcoming, close-knit community, some people on the outside of town view it differently.
Councilor tops Menino's vote count record
State Representative Martin J. Walsh stole most of the headlines Nov. 5, when he was elected Boston's first new mayor in 20 years.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
West Roxbury Bank Robbed on Centre Street
St., West Roxbury, according to the Boston Police Department's Twitter page. The robbery was reported around 1:30 p.m. at the West Roxbury bank, located at 1920 Centre Street, according to the Boston Police Department's Twitter page.
Shots Fired in West Roxbury, Two Taken into Custody
Two people were taken into custody on Tuesday night an hour after two people were held up at gunpoint in the commuter rail parking lot on LaGrange Street.
West Roxbury Business Ranked Among Top Places to Work
Roche Bros. was named among the top 25 largest companies to work for in the Greater Boston area by Boston.com.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Bennett for Sheriff: "Menino's tribute well deserved."
Douglas Bennett, candidate for Suffolk County Sheriff in the September 9, 2013 special election, attended the tribute held this past Friday November 22, 2013 in honor of Mayor Menino in celebration of his twenty years as Mayor.
Holiday Decorations Go Up on West Roxbury's Centre Street
Through last year's "Raise Some Green for West Roxbury" fundraiser, planned and sponsored by State Representative Ed Coppinger, decorations were installed on Centre Street again for the third year in a row to help celebrate the holiday season.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Cops: Driver in fatal crash 4 times over alcohol limit
A 22-year-old Hyde Park man whose driver's license already was suspended on a prior drunken driving arrest had a blood alcohol level more than four times the legal limit when he crashed a pickup into a tree, killing a 25-year-old woman, authorities said.
Collections in West Roxbury For Homeless Teens
The West Roxbury church and store will support Youth on Fire, a program of AIDS Action, to collect items for homeless teens and people in their early 20s.
West Roxbury Bakery: A Sweet New Spot in Fairview Corner
Want a fresh baked pie for the holidays? Need a new place to grab morning coffee while in a rush? Or fresh sandwiches for lunch? BakerBaker has it all.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Families in Need to Receive Thanksgiving Groceries in West Roxbury
The West Roxbury Business and Professional Association along with the Boston Police Department, West Roxbury YMCA and Ethos/AgeWell West Roxbury will deliver the groceries to over 80 families and seniors at 9:30 am.
Farewell Party for Mayor Menino in West Roxbury This Weekend
In honor of his decades of public service to the neighborhoods of Hyde Park, Roslindale, and West Roxbury, a special Neighborhood Tribute for Mayor Thomas Menino will be held this weekend at the Irish Social Club.
Norwood Schools Receive Blue Hills Bank Grants
The Blue Hills Bank Charitable Foundation has expanded its community outreach into local schools with its newly established Educator's Innovation School Grant Program and has awarded $92,156 in grants to 17 local schools teachers/principals.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA
Jackson and O'Malley among councillors eyeing City Council presidency
With the municipal races behind them, city councillors and their new incoming colleagues are turning to another election: City Council president.