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  1. R Visions for Chinatown Sept. 20 - 26Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Sampan

    R Visions for Chinatown is a one-week series of temporary art interventions in Boston's Chinatown highlighting issues and struggles of the Chinese community. R Visions features local artists' work with an emphasis on interactive art and engaging the public.

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  2. Continue readingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sampan

    Shojo, a trendy bistro serving modern Asian cuisine, celebrated its third anniversary with its annual Chinatown block party on August 23. The event, co-hosted by Laced Boston, KC Arts, Floor Lords and other local groups, was well attended despite the possibility of rain, attracting many passersby to stop by the Greenway at the Chinatown Gate. The block party was packed with activities and entertainment that were fun and family friendly.

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  3. Downtown View:More Children Downtown.Now What?Read the original story

    Tuesday Sep 1 | Beacon Hill Times

    ... with slightly more affordable housing and the appealing Warren-Prescott elementary school, lost 139 kids. Chinatown and the West End also had reduced numbers of children. Alvaro Lima, director of research at the Boston Redevelopment Authority, can't ...

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  4. New Valet Service App Luxe Launches Drive Home Service in Boston, MARead the original story

    Thursday Aug 27 | Creative Mac

    This groundbreaking program offers customers a valet to drive them home safely in their own cars after an evening out. Drive Home began piloting in The Drive Home service is one of the first of its kind to be fully covered under the company's insurance policy for valets, drivers and cars.

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  5. Chinatown Resident Association serves as neighborhood voiceRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 25 | Sampan

    The Chinatown Resident Association will elect eight members to its Steering Committee at its public meeting on Sept. 2. Any Chinatown resident registered as a member by its August meeting is eligible to vote in the election.

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  6. Chinatown high school student awarded science college scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 21 | Sampan

    Vertex and the University of Massachusetts announced the recipients of the annual Vertex Science Leaders Scholarship , a four-year scholarship to pursue their education in science, technology, engineering and math at any UMass campus. The annual scholarship is part of a broad program developed by Vertex to enhance STEM education for Boston's youth.

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  7. Baker taps Truong for state office of immigrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... volunteer and professional, includes work on the Boston Human Rights Commission, board positions on the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center, the Dorchester Board of Trade, and work as director of multiple departments at Carney Hospital. She also ...

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  8. Neighborhood fact sheet: RoxburyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Boston.com

    This is one of 10 fact sheets meant to give new renters the basic information they need to know about their new neighborhoods. The series covers the 10 neighborhoods in Boston with the highest percentage of renters.

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  9. Neighborhood fact sheet: Longwood Medical AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Boston.com

    This is one of 10 fact sheets meant to give new renters the basic information they need to know about their new neighborhoods. The series covers the 10 neighborhoods in Boston with the highest percentage of renters.

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  10. Neighborhood fact sheet: ChinatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | Boston.com

    This is one of 10 fact sheets meant to give new renters the basic information they need to know about their new neighborhoods. The series covers the 10 neighborhoods in Boston with the highest percentage of renters.

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  11. Neighborhood fact sheet: North EndRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Boston.com

    This is one of 10 fact sheets meant to give new renters the basic information they need to know about their new neighborhoods. The series covers the 10 neighborhoods in Boston with the highest percentage of renters.

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  12. Getting ready for tomorrow's riot at the Old State HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Universal Hub

    Grace Holley took in tonight's commemorations of the 250th anniversary of the Stamp Act protests on Essex Street in what is now Chinatown, which included these lanterns. At 4 p.m. on Saturday, the Bostonian Society will help re-enact the riots that broke out on Aug. 15, 1775 in Boston.

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  13. Baker: Tax holiday success depends on consumer behaviorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 14 | Harvard Hillside

    Gov. Charlie Baker, who signed the law suspending the 6.25 percent sales tax on most purchases this upcoming weekend, wasn't buying into the idea Thursday that the holiday is just a "gimmick" that doesn't provide a real economic boost and merely leads to consumers shifting their buying patterns. But the governor did acknowledge that the holiday's success depends on the ability of Massachusetts retailers to secure sales this weekend that would otherwise occur online or in sales tax-free New Hampshire.

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  14. Transportation Changes In The Works For South BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 13 | WBUR-AM Boston

    On Monday, transportation officials will begin an experiment with methods to free up car traffic around South Boston, part of an effort to improve access to transit and walkability in the neighborhood. The Massachusetts Department of Transportation will open up a carpool lane on Interstate 93 northbound that begins south of Chinatown, allowing single-occupancy vehicles to travel the route that leads to South Station or Logan Airport.

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  15. Chinatown Kids Join Save the Harbor on Trips to the Boston Harbor IslandsRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | Sampan

    Over 30 kids from the Boston Chinatown Neighborhood Center visited the Boston Harbor Islands National Park in July as part of Save the Harbor/Save the Bay's free All Access Boston Harbor program. More than 5,000 youth and teens have taken part in the free program so far this summer, which brings area youth groups to Spectacle, Peddocks, and Georges Island for a fun filled day of environmental exploration and healthy outdoor activities, including fishing, crabbing, swimming and art on the shore.

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  16. The Boston neighborhoods where people are least likely to leaveRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 10 | Boston.com

    New neighborhood-by-neighborhood data from the Boston Redevelopment Authority shows areas where much of the population lives in the same house they did a year ago. According to that measure, people are least likely to move in Hyde Park and West Roxbury , with 90.3 percent of residents staying put in each.

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  17. Rents At New Theater District Tower Top $4KRead the original story

    Aug 3, 2015 | Banker & Tradesman

    ... taken a unique site in the midst of a classic urban neighborhood. You're in the midst of the Theater District and Chinatown and adjacent to the Financial District." The tower was built on a former parking lot next to Jacob Wirth's restaurant. ...

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  18. Ghostbusters cast visit Boston children's hospital in costumeRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Daily Mail

    They answered the call! Ghostbusters cast visit children's hospital in costume after patients hang posters playing on the film's famous tagline Melissa McCarthy and the rest of the crew of the hotly anticipated Ghostbusters reboot - Kristen Wiig, Leslie Jones, and Kate McKinnon - have been busy filming in Chinatown and the neighboring Theater District of Boston, Massachusetts. The folks at the Floating Hospital for Children at Tufts Medical Center caught wind of the film shoot nearby and decided to have a little fun, posting flyers that read: 'Who ya gonna call?' in the hospital's windows.

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  19. Bright Lights, Big City - Something for EveryoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2015 | Examiner.com

    ... through the beautiful parks. San Francisco has congenial movie theatre districts. Many are in the beautiful Chinatown area, where you can take in a late night movie at an art film house. Then you can feast on a late night dinner at an A-list ...

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  20. Chinatown McDonald's bids farewell after nearly 25 yearsRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2015 | Sampan

    The McDonald's in Chinatown on 702 Washington Street will close for good on August 1, after nearly 25 years of operation. A notice at the Chinatown McDonald's on July 31. The location will close August 1. Franchise owner Carol Chin said, "We have been proud to be in business here for nearly 25 years, and the local community and all of the residents have been truly great to us.

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