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Second Pool of West Nile Virus Mosquitos Found in Boston

Wear bug spray or risk a mosquito bite that can get you sick.

Health officials announced this week a second pool has tested positive for West Nile Virus in Boston. Find out where.
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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - August 1, 2013 at 7:50 pm

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With Capture of Second Bomber, Week of Terror Comes to End

New photos released by the FBI show a close-up shot of the two Boston Marathon bombing suspects.

After 102 hours of terror, mourning, striving and struggle, police have killed one and captured the second marathon bomber suspects. With both of the bombers accounted for, law enforcement believe they have nabbed the men responsible for the deadliest domestic bombing attack in the 21st century.

A hair-raising Friday night chase and firefight led to the death of MIT police officer Sean Collier, the shooting of Transit Police officer Richard Donohue, a dead suspect and another in handcuffs. Along the way, nearly one million greater Boston residents were trapped in their homes as the suspects tossed explosives engaged in heavy arms fire with police, and finally (after one was killed) the survivor barricaded himself in a Watertown house.

The deadly night started on the MIT campus, when Collier was shot and killed after responding to an armed robbery at a 7-Eleven. The officer reportedly sustained multiple gunshot wounds, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney’s office. The campus was placed in lock down around midnight. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - April 20, 2013 at 1:07 am

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News Nearby: Off-Leash Areas for Dogs on Common, Second JT and Jay-Z Show at Fenway

Everyone loves dogs!

While we do our best to focus on news and events directly concerning the South End, sometimes it’s nice to know what’s going on in other Boston neighborhoods. Welcome to the weekly regional news roundup, which will bring you the top news from other Boston neighborhoods this week.

Beacon Hill: Parks Department OKs Off-Leash Dog Areas on Common – The city’s Parks Department approved a plan Monday to designate parts of the Boston Common for off-leash dog recreation areas, but a date hasn’t been set for when the program will begin.

Back Bay: Back Bay Hotel Now Officially a Loew’s Property  With a champagne toast, the iconic Back Bay Hotel officially became the Loews Boston Back Bay Hotel Thursday. The Loews Hotels & Resorts chain announced plans to buy the building, at the corner of Berkeley and Stuart streets, last month. It had been owned since 2009 by the Doyle Collection, a Dublin company specializing in upscale hotels.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 3, 2013 at 5:09 pm

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