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Protesters, counter-protesters rally outside Planned Parenthood in Boston for national day of action

Dozens of anti-abortion protesters lined Commonwealth Avenue Saturday morning calling on President Donald J. Trump and Congress to defund Planned Parenthood. The protest, organized by 40 Days for Life Boston and Helpers of God’s Precious Infants, was part of a… 637 more words

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Off-Duty L.A. Police Officer Hurt In Motorcycle Crash In Orange County

FULLERTON (CBSLA.com) — An off-duty Los Angeles police officer was in serious condition after being struck by an SUV while riding his motorcycle in Fullerton. 211 more words

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Neighborhood Treasures: Bookistan

Located past the corner of Commonwealth Avenue and Harvard Avenue, Bookistan is nondescript and unassuming in appearance. A black sign has the name printed in unevenly spaced block letters while the window beneath it has the words “B0OKS + RECORDS” printed. 748 more words

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Allston: A Mystery

As a Boston University student in the College of Communication, I hardly make the trek – if you can call it that – to the foreign land that is west campus, and by extension, Allston. 475 more words

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Monastery rennovation to be heart of dorm proposal

Developer Cabot, Cabot and Forbes filed a letter of intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority to build student housing in Brighton. In collaboration with private dormitory operator Peak Campus, the developer will rennovate St Gabriel’s Monastery, a closed Passionist cloister, and build several new buildings on the 11.1 acre site, resulting in 680 apartments, amenities and common space and 400 parking spaces. 205 more words