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  1. Church-turned-condo listed for nearly $3 milliona in SomervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Boston.com

    In what was once a Gothic Revival church in Somerville built between 1858 and 1874, now lives a contemporary condo building, with one unit currently listed for almost $3 million. 1 Summer Street #5 in Union Square has four bedrooms, 3.5 bathrooms, and 4,598 square feet of living space.

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  2. Late restaurateur Ken Kelly turned 'buildings into monuments' in Union SquareRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 31 | Boston.com

    Ken Kelly, center, with family, friends, and Somerville officials after receiving the Somerville Chamber of Commerce's Lifetime Achievement award in 2014. You may not know the name Ken Kelly, but if you live in Somerville, chances are you've eaten - or had a drink - at one of his restaurants.

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  3. Real estate firm names South Medford as one of the area's hottest neighborhoodsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Boston.com

    Here's a name that's not often heard in discussions of Boston's frothing real estate market: South Medford. Yet the area recently topped a list of Boston metro's hottest neighborhoods of 2016 in a report by real estate firm Redfin .

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  4. Handcuffed prisoner escapes from federal custodyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 29 | Boston.com

    Federal authorities are searching for an 18-year-old gang member who escaped from custody in Somerville early Friday morning. Gabriel Castillo Perez of Somerville, a known MS-13 gang member, was handcuffed and unarmed when he escaped while being transported, Somerville police said in a statement.

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  5. The New Yorker delves into the Bella Bond caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 26 | Boston.com

    The tragic story of Bella Bond mirrors another devastating story of child neglect and death in Massachusetts, according to a feature in The New Yorker . Writer Jill Lepore compared two stories of Massachusetts mothers whose daughters were abused and killed - Denise Gallison and Rachelle Bond.

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  6. a Byob board game cafe is coming to SomervilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | Boston.com

    The cafe's Brookline location houses a collection of over 1,000 board games , which patrons can play by either buying a $40 monthly membership or a daily cover charge of $5 Monday through Wednesday or $10 Thursday through Sunday. The cafe allows patrons to bring their own beverages and also sells a variety of refreshments, including coffee, tea, pastries, Nutella milkshakes, grilled cheeses, and cheese plates.

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  7. Somerville man charged in 11-year-old rape caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 15 | Boston.com

    Christopher Carney, 43, was living in Austin, Texas before he was brought back to Massachusetts on Monday as a suspect in a June 2004 sexual assault case, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney's office. In the 11 years since the assault, local authorities said they've been working with Austin police in Carney's arrest.

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  8. A year later, I-93 protester explains the 'simple' reason she blocked trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Boston.com

    Nearly one year ago, Nicole Sullivan joined a group of protesters that shut down the morning commute on I-93 for a simple reason. "I did what I did because police are shooting black people in my name, and therefore it's my responsibility to help change things," she said.

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  9. How an office switch can change everything about the way a company worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 13 | Boston.com

    At global design firm CannonDesign, architects, engineers, futurists, and researchers create everything from college dorms and rec centers, to hospitals, baseball stadiums, libraries, and science laboratories. Though their projects range widely in scope and size, employees must collaborate to make the best work possible something that was a bit difficult until the company moved their offices from 100 Cambridge Street, to 99 Summer Street in Boston, said office practice leader Lynne Deninger.

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  10. The Green Line extension's fate could be decided this springRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Boston.com

    If you're keeping tabs on the uncertain future of the MBTA's Green Line extension to Somerville and Medford, you'll want to circle a couple spring dates on your calendar. On April 7, the T plans to present a new proposed project design, budget estimate, and schedule, MBTA General Manager Frank DePaola said Monday.

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  11. How an office switch can change everything about the way a company worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 11 | Boston.com

    At global design firm CannonDesign, architects, engineers, futurists, and researchers create everything from college dorms and rec centers, to hospitals, baseball stadiums, libraries, and science laboratories. Though their projects range widely in scope and size, employees must collaborate to make the best work possible something that was a bit difficult until the company moved their offices from 100 Cambridge Street, to 99 Summer Street in Boston, said office practice leader Lynne Deninger.

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  12. A 320-foot-long piece of art is being installed on the Greenway fenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2016 | Boston.com

    Workers are installing a 320-foot-long piece of language-based art along the northern portion of the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy on Thursday, reports The Boston Globe . The narrative work by Chicago's Matthew Hoffman, called "May This Never End," is comprised of bright yellow polyethylene letters that stand 4 feet tall and read: "Nothing's for keeps.

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  13. Inside the construction of one of Somerville's first luxury condo buildingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2015 | Boston.com

    Though the proposed MBTA Green line extension into Somerville is now in question , it was this prospect that helped propel parts of the city toward a gentrified world more often seen in Boston and Cambridge. 197 Union Square, a 30-unit luxury condo building currently under construction, is opening a new chapter, and a new neighborhood.

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  14. 6 tips for staying productive over the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    With Americans increasingly taking less vacation time and working longer hours , there's a fair chance you're among those planning on working from home over the holidays. While oddball relatives and uncomfortable sleeping arrangements can certainly cramp a person's workflow, being home for a few days shouldn't mean a total loss of productivity.

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  15. MFA-featured artist from India found dead in cardboard boxRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Boston.com

    Officials in India are investigating the brutal killing of acclaimed artist Hema Upadhyay, whose work depicting Mumbai's bustling life is set to be featured at the Museum of Fine Arts next year. The bodies of Upadhyay and her lawyer Harish Bhambhani were found in cardboard boxes over the weekend, CNN reports .

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  16. Transit officials won't commit additional state money to Green Line extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2015 | Boston.com

    Transit officials on Monday said they would not commit any additional state funding beyond what has already been slated for the MBTA's Green Line extension, an amount that was based on a budget estimate the project blew past earlier this year. And no final decision about the project's future will be made until strategies are in place to cut costs, the two boards that respectively oversee the MBTA and the state Department of Transportation voted.

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  17. Another big week coming at the MBTARead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2015 | Boston.com

    It's shaping up to be another busy week at the MBTA, and Monday's commute hasn't even started yet. Officials continue to investigate how a Red Line train carrying about 50 passengers traveled through four stations with no driver Thursday.

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  18. A tough year for the MBTA just got worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2015 | Boston.com

    The cost to fix Boston's aging mass transit system is $7 billion. Its biggest expansion project is in limbo.

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  19. MBTA cancels contracts for Green Line extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2015 | Boston.com

    The first shoe has dropped on the budgetary issues facing the MBTA's Green Line extension, as the T on Thursday canceled several contracts related to the project. The move comes a day after a consultant told the board that oversees the agency that it should get out from under its existing contracts and rebid the rest of the project.

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  20. Transit leaders to debate how to pay for costly Green Line extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2015 | Boston.com

    State transit officials will discuss how to approach the T's Green Line extension on Wednesday, a project whose costs have risen as much as $1 billion over budget. The major infrastructure project, which would extend the line into Somerville and Medford, has been slammed as a managerial mess since a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority report in August revealed the budgetary issues .

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