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Next Stop – Neponset

Well, according to local history buff Mike Lonardelli, there used to be two Old Colony Railroad train stations in the Neponset area. …

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For Robin…

Few can grasp the depth of a comedian’s mind nor what types of experiences or trauma lead to much of their typically …

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The Dot Day Triple Double…

The cars were lining my street, the yards were freshly groomed, and on this Dot Day the neighborhood was eerily quiet. It was the …

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Linda is a Patriot…

There are few things that strike at my core quite like our nation’s veterans. Like many of us, I am fully aware …

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87 years…

On March 20th 1927, a young Boston Fire Lieutenant serving with Engine 9 in East Boston responded to Box 6184 for a …

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Obair Chrua…

I’m driving through South Boston yesterday morning, weaving my way through the side streets trying to avoid the masses that were converging …

The Scally Cap…

So in keeping with the tradition of being completely random with my posts, I have decided to have a word regarding something …

Mayor 54…

It’s official….a Dot Rat is mayor of Boston. The goosebumps moment for me during the speech was his reference to the hills …

A Band Called Death…

So I have been hearing great things about this flic for a while now and while sitting on the couch last night …

The Iran Situation…

A peaceful resolution to any potential conflict where our sons and daughters are asked to put their necks on the line is …