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  1. Nicholas and Cara MaryanopolisRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Cara Zambri of Malta, Saratoga County, the daughter of Charles and Susan Zambri of Gloversville, was united in marriage to Nicholas Maryanopolis of Malta, the son of James and Susan Maryanopolis of Gloversville, on Nov. 7, 2015. The maid of honor was Margaret Smith of Brooklyn, Kings County.

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  2. Jefferson Venue Booking Events, Aims to Attract 'Pop-Up' RestaurantsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | Lincoln County News

    ... four different things taking place here, I hope, would tap into a market." The Lindseys live in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood. Jim Lindsey works for the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation; Marie Lindsey works in ...

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  3. Mattapan forums asking: How to help residents stay here?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 21 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    Mattapan Forum: Shavel'le Olivier of Mattapan, held a poster identifying concerns related to displacement and gentrification at a forum held at Mattapan Center for Life last Thursday.

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  4. This Boston comedian is on her way to becoming Hollywood's breakout funny ladyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Boston.com

    You might know Jenny Zigrino from her Conan appearance in 2015 , or even as a finalist in Comedy Central's Up Next series of comics to watch in 2013 . Or maybe you know Zigrino from the comedy show she hosted out of her own living room in Jamaica Plain in the late aughts .

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  5. obituary Charles C. Kenney Jr. was unofficial historian of Cocoanut Grove blazeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 2 | Boston.com

    ... you would think my father would get as far away from firefighting as possible," Mr. Kenney's son Charles of Jamaica Plain wrote in the Globe in 2004. "But for some there is a near-mystical draw in the job, and my father went on to become a rescue ...

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  6. Ex-Postal Employee Pleads Guilty in Theft of Stolen CardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Sports Collectors Daily

    A Dorchester, MA woman has admitted to stealing $68,668 in sports cards from the U.S. Mail while working as a clerk at the U.S. Post Office in Jamaica Plain. Venecia "Melissa" McLaren, 30, has pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court to theft of mail by a postal service employee.

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  7. JosheniliaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 1 | Hilobrow

    When we were teenagers, my friends and I were connoisseurs of Boston's barbershops. We disdained SuperCuts; we only patronized barbershops that were cluttered time capsules.

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  8. MSPCA-Angell Pet of the Week: Laura the catRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | WHDH

    Attention fancy cat fans! Laura is a shy but oh-so-beautiful and silky 5-year-old Bengal. She is most comfortable around other cats and would do best in a home with a feline friend.

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  9. Chutzpah defined: Broker defrauds couple on property deals while...Read the original story

    Friday Jan 29 | Universal Hub

    Michael David Scott, 51, of Mansfield, pleaded guilty this week to one count of wire fraud for a real-estate scam he pulled while waiting trial for a condo-flipping scheme that ultimately landed him a prison sentence of more than 11 years . Scott was arrested on 62 fraud-related counts in 2010 related to the condo-flipping ring he led between 2006 and 2008.

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  10. Judge orders release of documents from Tsarnaev trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | The Daily Free Press

    Six hundred files pertaining to Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev's case were released Wednesday by order of U.S. District Judge George O'Toole. PHOTO BY BRIAN SONG/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF U.S. District Court Judge George O'Toole ordered Tuesday the release of more than 600 court files kept under record during the trial of convicted Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev, according to Marcia Patrisso, a court reporter for O'Toole.

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  11. Three Arrested in Braintree on Heroin, Cocaine ChargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Patch.com

    Denny Pementel, 31, of Boston; Glenny Oller-Diaz, 51, of Jamaica Plain; and Rigoberto Villalona, 34, of Jamaica Plain were all taken into custody by police Thursday night. At 9:40 p.m., police in Quincy were conducting surveillance around Quincy Point and Quincy Center when detectives observed what appeared to be a drug transaction between the occupants of a Mercury Mountaineer and another male party on Spear Street.

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  12. Can you say you're from Boston if you don't live in Boston?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Boston.com

    When Mikey Bergin and Jay Foster freaked out about a "baby whale," the world came to know them as the Boston Sea Monstah bros. But they live in Malden.

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  13. Ex-student with unloaded gun arrested at Boston high schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | WHDH

    A former student at a high school in Boston's Jamaica Plain neighborhood was arrested after he brought an unloaded handgun with him when he trespassed on school grounds. Police were called around 11:59 a.m. Wednesday after school officers observed the 17-year-old boy on English High School property.

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  14. Same lawyer, new causeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Boston.com

    Remember this lawyer's name? Brian K. Wells is the attorney who lives next to state Senator Sonia Chang-Diaz in Jamaica Plain and who sued her last spring for a home addition that he contended violated city zoning standard. Now, Wells is giving fits to Attorney General Maura Healey, successfully challenging her office to cough up public records concerning DraftKings Inc. of Boston.

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  15. Ex-English High student allegedly brought gun to campusRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Boston.com

    A former English High School student brought an unloaded handgun with him to the Jamaica Plain campus on Wednesday, according to Boston police. School police officers apprehended the 17-year-old boy after they saw him trespassing on English High property, officials said.

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  16. Better Bagels aims to fill a hole in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Boston.com

    Like their sweeter hole-y brethren before them, bagels are having a moment. But while doughnuts could soon follow cupcakes off the trend cliff, artisan bagels are just getting started.

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  17. Mass. home sales cap a strong 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Boston.com

    Sales of single-family homes in Massachusetts surged 16.6 percent in December, while the median price climbed to $335,000, up 4.7 percent compared to a year prior, according to figures out Wednesday from The Warren Group. For the full year, sales jumped 10.5 percent while the median price ticked up 3 percent to $340,000.

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  18. Boston Globe reporter hosts conversation with Michelle WuRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | The Daily Free Press

    Michelle Wu speaks about her work as City Council president at a sit-down conversation hosted by The Boston Globe at the Capital One CafA Monday evening. PHOTO BY MADDIE DOMENICHELLA/DAILY FREE PRESS STAFF Boston Globe reporter Meghan Irons hosted an intimate conversation with new City Council President Michelle Wu Monday at the Capitol One 360 CafA at 799 Boylston St. Wu began the conversation by describing a typical day in her life as City Council president.

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  19. Jamaica Plain Restaurants: 4 Top-Rated Restaurants in TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Patch.com

    ... average, buttery bun. They use DUCK FAT instead of butter to cook the burger. Enough said." Linda R. from Jamaica Plain wrote: "This place is awesome. Authentic Scottish food at its best. You might be like...."What is Scottish food?" Just go! And if ...

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  20. Bob Dylan is my father said William DeVogueRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 18 | Examiner.com

    Who is William Devogue? Devogue is a middle aged man, living in Rhode Island, who has been searching for his biological parents. He was adopted as a child and like most children who are adopted, many long to learn of their biological background.

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