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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┬áPeak 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

Allston: A Vibrant, Young Community

This was originally written for my JO 310 (beat reporting) class

Snow and slush cover the sidewalks and streets of Allston, slowing down the pace of pedestrians and motor vehicles alike. 518 more words


Boston Lights!

Winter is that time of the year, when the trees shed their leaves, look gloomy and naked. The first time I came to States, I did not understand the tradition of lighting up the trees during Christmas time. 284 more words

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APD Conducting Suspicious Death Investigation | Fireman Mike | Old Town Post

The Alexandria Police Department advised, at 12:19 p.m. on December 4, 2015, that they are conducting a suspicious death investigation in Four Mile Run Park.  Police activity in the area on Commonwealth Ave.


Untitled: Entry #2

Friday 30th October 2015
11:56 pm

It was on a jeepney ride on my way home. I was sitting on the passenger seat. We were passing by the long and deadly road of Commonwealth Avenue, and I could guess we were far from the 60 kph limit when two vehicles made their way near the jeepney. 586 more words