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How I Paid Off My Mortgage In 4 Years

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Ingrid Schwarz devised a strategy to pay off her mortgage faster than its term. Could you do the same?
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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - September 4, 2013 at 9:30 pm

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How I Paid Off My Mortgage In 4 Years

Credit: Getty Images

Ingrid Schwarz devised a strategy to pay off her mortgage faster than its term. Could you do the same?
South End Patch News

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - September 4, 2013 at 9:30 pm

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Supermoon, Year’s Largest Moon, To Appear in Boston’s Skies This Weekend

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Skywatchers and stargazers might want to look up this weekend for one of the biggest celestial events of the year

The largest supermoon of the year, also known as the perigee moon, will peak this Sunday. 

The event occurs when a full moon lines up with the Earth and the sun at a specific point in its orbit, according to The Huffington Post. The moon will appear 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter. 

Another supermoon will appear in July; however, the moon will not be this close to earth again until August 2014. The moon will become full Sunday at 7:32 a.m. and visible again after sunset. 

Where do you think are the best spots to see the supermoon in the South End? Tell us in the comment section below!

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - June 22, 2013 at 12:50 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, March 20: Lekker Home Celebrates 10 Years

Lekker Home 10 Year Anniversary Event + SALE

1. Weather:  The National Weather Service is predicting a sunny day with a high near 41 degrees.

2. Lekker Home Celebrates 10 years: Holding your own as an independent, locally owned business isn’t easy these days, but the South End’s Lekker Home (1317 Washington St.) has made it a full decade! The store is celebrating with a 10-year Anniversary Event and Sale tonight from 6-9 p.m. Join for celebratory toasts, tastes and treats, and a private sale with special deals, door prizes and gifts. See here for more information. 

3. City Councilor at South End Library: Stop by the South End Branch Library (685 Tremont St.) today at 4 p.m. for a special story hour for children. City Councilor At-Large Ayanna Pressley will be reading to children in honor of Women’s History Month. See here for more information

4. Calling all Entrepreneurs: Pack up your business plan and bring it to the Boston Center for Adult Education (122 Arlington St.) to join business consultant Kim L. Clark and a group of hopeful entrepreneurs for round robin discussions You’ll receive a critique of your business model; smart advice on marketing/PR/social media strategies; insights into sales distribution channels that make sense for you and your customers; and advice on financing options in today’s cruel economy. The workshop starts at 5:30 and will cost you $ 120. See here for more information. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - March 20, 2013 at 1:27 pm

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Man Sentenced to 20 Years in Jail for South End Drunk Driving Crash

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A Dorchester man will serve 20 years in prison for a drunk driving crash in the South End in 2010 that left one of his friends dead.

Warren Tyler, 47, received the maximum penalty for manslaughter this week, after a Suffolk County jury found him guilty of being drunk and causing the crash that killed his friend, according to District Attorney Daniel F. Conley’s office.

Warren was found guilty of both motor vehicle homicide and manslaughter by operating under the influence in the 2010 crash that killed his friend and passenger, 46-year-old Johnny Williams, Jr.  Jurors acquitted Tyler of an additional charge of receiving a stolen motor vehicle.

Prior to sentencing, Suffolk Superior Court Judge Jeffrey Locke dismissed the charge of motor vehicle homicide on the grounds that it was duplicative of the manslaughter charge, which carries a longer maximum sentence of 20 years.  Prosecutors recommended a term of 19 to 20 years in state prison; Locke imposed a sentence of 18 to 20 years. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 7, 2013 at 1:59 pm

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