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In Hyde Park, memories of Menino's empathy for the fringe

Boston Globe - 30 Oct 2014
But in Boston we are tribal and parochial and ridiculously territorial, and so among ourselves it gets down to neighborhoods and parishes and streets and which end of those streets. So Tom Menino was from Hyde Park. But within our neighborhoods there ...
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BU Awards Scholarships to Boston Public High School Grads

BU Today - 25 Jun 2018
She was among 38 Community Service Award Scholars and 29 Thomas M. Menino Scholars at the Questrom School of Business for last Wednesday's annual reception welcoming them to BU. The Menino Scholars program also grants support over four years ...
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State officials investigating abuse allegation at Hyde Park YMCA

Boston News, Weather, Sports | WHDH 7News - 08 Aug 2018
BOSTON (WHDH) - State officials are investigating an abuse allegation at the Thomas M. Menino YMCA in Hyde Park. In a statement Wednesday, the YMCA said: “On July 31, a camp counselor at the Thomas M. Menino YMCA Day Camp in Hyde Park was ...
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Study under Menino called for ferries, not bridge, to Long Island

WCVB Boston - 14 May 2018
“Activities must not generate new traffic through Quincy.” That was the determination more than a decade and a half ago by consultants hired by the city of Boston as then-Mayor Thomas Menino pondered the future of Long Island, The Patriot Ledger reported.
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Boston high school grads missing goal on degrees

The Boston Globe - 11 Apr 2018
A decade ago, Mayor Thomas M. Menino set a goal of doubling the percentage of city high school graduates who earned college degrees. But a report being released Wednesday shows the city has fallen far short of achieving that goal. Just 51.6 percent of ...
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Thomas M. Menino, Boston's longest serving mayor, dies at 71

Boston Globe - 31 Oct 2014
Thomas Michael Menino, who insisted a mayor doesn't need a grand vision to lead, then went on to shepherd Boston's economy and shape the skyline and the very identity of the city he loved through an unprecedented five consecutive terms in City Hall ...
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Boston fails in promise to plant 100000 trees

The Boston Globe - 09 Jun 2018
A decade ago, Mayor Thomas M. Menino stood with other local officials in the Geneva Cliffs Urban Wild in Dorchester and vowed that Boston would plant 100,000 new trees by 2020, expanding the city's tree canopy by 20 percent. With climate change a ...
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13 from Dot, Mattapan awarded BU scholarships

Dorchester Reporter - 04 Jul 2018
Boston University has announced that 66 Boston public high school graduates, 13 of whom hail from Dorchester and Mattapan, are recipients of full scholarships by the Thomas A. Menino Scholarship program, which has helped almost 2,000 students since ...
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Menino breaks off cancer treatment, seeks palliative care

Boston Globe - 24 Oct 2014
Former Boston mayor Thomas M. Menino has stopped chemotherapy and other treatment for his inoperable cancer, a decision that reverberated Thursday with sadness and calls for prayer in the city he led for two decades. The 71-year-old was diagnosed ...

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