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Head of the Charles Regatta

This past weekend was the 50th Head Of The Charles Regatta and in true New England fashion, the other Bostonians and myself gathered on the banks of the Charles for two days of racing and other cherised collegiate traditions.   68 more words

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Boston Layer-Lapse

Traditional time-lapses are constrained by the idea that there is a single universal clock. In the spirit of Einstein’s relativity theory, layer-lapses assign distinct clocks to any number of objects or regions in a scene. 27 more words

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NEWS: Mark Edmundson visited Boston College to discuss the loss and gains of football.

In what he called a poison and a remedy, a loss and a gain, and a struggle to be both humane and a warrior, professor and author Mark Edmundson spoke to a room full of 60 students on Tuesday at Boston College about his experience with football and what it taught him. 429 more words

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Oct. 20, 2014

The Patriots needed a blocked field goal at the end of the game to secure their victory against the New York Jets last Thursday, but they’ve put themselves in good position as they head into the toughest part of their schedule. 1,049 more words

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School Nurse Mary Ellen Monahan talks about what happens when parents can't get off from work to pick up their sick children

School Nurse Mary Ellen Monahan talks about what happens when parents can’t get off from work to pick up their sick children.

That’s why she supports Question 4. 10 more words

Real Thing to Fear

The more I read about the Ebola, the less I worry about it. But that doesn’t mean that we have nothing to fear.

West Nile Virus is also indigenous to Equatorial Africa, and has killed 14 people in California in 2014 (1,440 nationwide). 453 more words

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Cheap Boston

Boston is a great city to experience very inexpensively.  Now to be honest, Nick & I stayed with family when we went, so I have no idea rates for lodging in Boston.  1,114 more words

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