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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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Time Machine

The Boston Globe - 24 Jul 2018
Salerno, a former nun, tops the list of seven major candidates, with 17 percent of those surveyed saying they would vote for her if the election were held this day. She is joined at the top by acting Mayor Thomas Menino and Suffolk County Sheriff ...
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New England Baptist CEO Trish Hannon to retire

Boston Business Journal - 26 Jul 2018
He was also a chief of staff under former Mayor Thomas Menino. “David is very well qualified to lead the Baptist as we enter a new era and further extend the Baptist brand of care to more people in New England,” said Samsel. “The Baptist is very lucky ...
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Six from Dot hailed for helping to beautify the neighborhood

Dorchester Reporter - 16 Aug 2018
The event originated under Mayor Thomas Menino as a way to bring communities together and help keep the city attractive. Today, over 100 hundred applicants annually submit photos of their green spaces, either by mail or online. The number is eventually ...
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Family Fun under the Stars Tonight in Dorchester

BU Today - 02 Aug 2018
This year marks the 12th season for the movie series, which began under Mayor Walsh's predecessor, Thomas Menino (Hon.'01). Find a complete list of this year's films and locations (in addition to Dorchester, neighborhoods include Roslindale ...
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Is New York's Governor out to Get the NRA? Thoughts and Prayers

Nonprofit Quarterly - 08 Aug 2018
(Readers may remember when Boston Mayor Thomas Menino admitted that he could not prevent Chick-Fil-A from opening a Boston franchise because of its president's anti-LGBTQ views, despite earlier threats to do so.) Several commentators, including ...
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JP Observer: Trees on private property need protections

Jamaica Plain Gazette - 27 Jul 2018
Mayor Thomas Menino's 2007 goal of increasing the number of trees by 100,000 in 10 years was not achieved and has been dropped. Now, the goal of Mayor Martin Walsh's administration, stated in Imagine 2030, is to increase Boston's canopy to 35 percent ...
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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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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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Walsh teases building of new Long Island Bridge

The Patriot Ledger - 01 Jan 2018
First elected in 2013, Walsh replaced the late Tom Menino, the city's longest-serving mayor who didn't seek re-election. During his tenure as a state representative, he served the 13th Suffolk district which includes noe precinct in the Montclair ...
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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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