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Trevante Rhodes reveals warrior’s mentality in ‘12 Strong’ http://bhne.ws/kSjswoc

    Trevante Rhodes reveals warrior's mentality in '12 Strong'
    LOS ANGELES - As one of the "12 Strong," the dozen Special Forces soldiers sent into Afghanistan soon after 9/11, Trevante Rhodes can add another ensemble film that's raising his profile.The 27-year-old, an All-American at the University of Texas, had his breakthrough in "Moonlight," last year's Oscar-winning Best Picture.In that three-part gay drama, Rhodes dominated the final section as a recently released prisoner finally able to accept and express love.
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Chris Hemsworth plays Special Forces leader in ‘12 Strong’

Chris Hemsworth plays Special Forces leader in ‘12 Strong

    Chris Hemsworth plays Special Forces leader in '12 Strong'
    WEST HOLLY­WOOD - Chris Hemsworth knows plenty about superheroes, and with Friday's "12 Strong," he learned about real ones as well.Spotlighting a Special Forces unit that went to Afghanistan soon after 9/11 to hunt and destroy al-Qaeda, "12 Strong" follows this dirty dozen led by Hemsworth's "Capt.
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BHCA Zoning and Licensing Notice/Agenda

The Zoning and Licensing Committee of the Beacon Hill Civic Association will meet on Wednesday, January 10th at 7:00 p.m. at 74 Joy Street. All meetings are open to the public.

    BHCA Zoning and Licensing Notice/Agenda
    The Zoning and Licensing Committee of the Beacon Hill Civic Association will meet on Wednesday, January 10th at 7:00 p.m. at 74 Joy Street. All meetings are open to the public. If you are unable to attend but would like to express an opinion, please call (617.227.1922), write (74 Joy Street, Boston, MA 02114) or send an email to the BHCA office (patricia.tully@bhcivic.org) prior to the meeting.
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6 days ago

Back Bay Resident to Run 50 Miles for Charity on MLK Day

By Beth Treffeisen

    Back Bay Resident to Run 50 Miles for Charity on MLK Day
    On Martin Luther King Jr. Day, Back Bay resident Kevin Koncilja will brave the cold winter temperatures to run a 50-mile ultramarathon followed by a party at Tracksmith Trackhouse on Newbury Street to raise funds and awareness for the Martin Richard Foundation.
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6 days ago

Hill Native Finds Career as Safari Guide in African Wilderness

By Dan Murphy

    Hill Native Finds Career as Safari Guide in African Wilderness
    Beacon Hill native Hadley Pierce credits her unique career choice as one of the founders and co-owners of a safari company to the indelible impression a family vacation to Africa in 2006 at age 12 left on her.
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6 days ago

Winthrop Square Tower Height Lowered

By Beth Treffeisen

    Winthrop Square Tower Height Lowered
    In a lengthy Draft Project Impact Report that was released on January 2, the developers behind the Winthrop Square Tower outlined their latest plans for redeveloping the abandoned parking garage at 115 Winthrop Square including a new design with less height and possibly more economic benefits for the city.
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Area A-1 sees 1-Percent Drop in Part One Crime in ‘17

By Dan Murphy

    Area A-1 sees 1-Percent Drop in Part One Crime in '17
    According to Boston Police, 2,595 incidents of Part One crime were reported between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31, 2017, in the area, which includes Beacon Hill, Chinatown Downtown and the North End, as opposed to 2,619 during the same timeframe in 2016.
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Get Your Shovel

A car is actually buried under the snow from Thursday’s snowstorm on Mt. Vernon St. Hopefully, the warmer temperatures this week should cause some melting.

    Get Your Shovel
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A New Leaf for the New Year:Discover the World of Teas with the Mark T. Wendell Tea Company

The Nichols House Museum at 55 Mount Vernon Street in Beacon Hill, will host an exclusive tea program with the Mark T. Wendell Tea Company on Saturday, January 20. Led by Hartley E. Johnson, owner of the Mark T. Wendell Tea Company, our special experience at the museum will include:

    A New Leaf for the New Year:Discover the World of Teas with the Mark T. Wendell Tea Company
    The Nichols House Museum at 55 Mount Vernon Street in Beacon Hill, will host an exclusive tea program with the Mark T. Wendell Tea Company on Saturday, January 20. Led by Hartley E. Johnson, owner of the Mark T.
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6 days ago

MFS Pro-Am Doubles Championship

The 27th Annual MFS Pro Am Doubles Championship was held last week at the University Club.The University

    MFS Pro-Am Doubles Championship
    The 27th Annual MFS Pro Am Doubles Championship was held last week at the University Club.The University Club Pro Doubles Committee included from left: Tom Poor,Greg Collins, Lenny Bernheimer, Amrit Kanwal, and Chris Spahr. Kanwal represneted MFS Investment Management who was the title sponsor of the event.
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Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner

Happy New Year to all

    Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner
    Looking for volunteers to remove decorations this weekend Due to the frigid temperatures last weekend, Undecorating Days were postponed to this weekend, January 13 and 14. Volunteers are needed to remove the garlands and bows from Beacon Hill lamp posts. Please email info@bhcivic.org or call the office at 617-227-1922 to sign up.
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Developers Behind Haddon Hall Switch Gears, Pursuing Residences Instead of Club

By Beth Treffeisen

    Developers Behind Haddon Hall Switch Gears, Pursuing Residences Instead of Club
    Hexagon Properties announced on Friday, Jan. 5, that they would no longer be pursuing a private club at 29 Commonwealth Ave. The team will soon be presenting plans for luxury residences at the location and will also be pursuing a new location in the Back Bay for the private club.
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Bring It On, Ol’ Man Winter

These past two weeks have brought the worst winter weather imaginable — coastal flooding, record cold, and a blizzard — but we’ve survived it all and made it out to the other side, as moderating temperatures, perhaps even reaching the balmy 50s, are predicted over the next 10 days.

    Bring It On, Ol' Man Winter
    These past two weeks have brought the worst winter weather imaginable - coastal flooding, record cold, and a blizzard - but we've survived it all and made it out to the other side, as moderating temperatures, perhaps even reaching the balmy 50s, are predicted over the next 10 days.
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Americans Hate Waiting, so They’ll Despise Single Payer

By Sally C. Pipes

    Americans Hate Waiting, so They'll Despise Single Payer
    What makes for an awful trip to the doctor? Waiting. Earlier this year, doctor-rating website Zocdoc found that long waits or appointment delays were the primary motivators of negative marks from patients. Given this aversion to waiting, it's shocking that Americans are coming around to government-run, single-payer health care.
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Police Briefs 01-09-2018

Beacon Hill Beat

    Police Briefs 01-09-2018
    From Boston Police Area A-1 Larceny 12/27/17 - At about 7:30 p.m., a victim reported her wallet was stolen from her mother's purse, which was strung over the back of a chair at a Cambridge Street bar. The wallet contained U.S. currency, bank/credit cards, a passport, personal identification and papers.
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BPS Decides Not to Change School Start Times

By John Lynds

    BPS Decides Not to Change School Start Times
    In a letter to Boston Public School (BPS) families, BPS Superintendent Tommy Chang announced that the school department would not implement the proposed change to school start times. BPS held meetings where parents aired their grievances over the process and suggested the change to school start times in the neighborhood would adversely affect students and families as well as breaking up school communities.
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Jan 06

A Look Back at 2017

By Dan Murphy

    A Look Back at 2017
    On Jan. 12, Bernard "Bernie" O'Rourke stepped down from his role as superintendent of the Boston Police's Bureau of Field Services, ending a career with the department that spanned exactly 39 years. On Feb. 4, more than 200 guests attended the Beacon Hill Civic Association's 45th annual Gala at the Four Seasons Hotel, Boston.
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Jan 06

LaMattina says Farewell in Speech before the Council:Councilor Sal LaMattina Represented the North Slope of Beacon Hill for Many Years and Was the Current Councilor for the North End, East Boston, and Charlestown.

By John Lynds

    LaMattina says Farewell in Speech before the Council:Councilor Sal LaMattina Represented the North Slope of Beacon Hill for Many Years and Was the Current Councilor for the North End, East Boston, and Charlestown.
    On Dec. 13. after eleven and half years as District 1 City Council, and a thirty year career as a public servant for the City of Boston, Councilor Sal LaMattina addressed his colleagues in the Council Chambers for the last time.
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Jan 06

Police Briefs 01-02-2018

Beacon Hill Beat

    Police Briefs 01-02-2018
    Aggravated Assault/Shoplifting 12/09/17 - A male suspect stole four Canada Goose winter jackets from a Charles Street sporting goods store. A clerk pursued the suspect on Charles Street, at which time the suspect threatened to stab the clerk, although he didn't display a knife.
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Jan 06

New Award to be given at Boston’s Museum of African American History

Boston’s Museum of African American History announced the creation of an award, which will honor non-fiction literature celebrating African American history and culture.

    New Award to be given at Boston's Museum of African American History
    Boston's Museum of African American History announced the creation of an award, which will honor non-fiction literature celebrating African American history and culture. The first Museum of African American History (MAAH) Stone Book Award, which includes a $25,000 prize, will be presented in the summer of 2018 at the African Meeting House in Boston, a designated National Historic Landmark, and one of MAAH's properties.
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Jan 06

Mayor Walsh Sworn in to Serve Second Term:Promises Opportunity to Every Resident in the City

By Beth Treffeisen

    Mayor Walsh Sworn in to Serve Second Term:Promises Opportunity to Every Resident in the City
    On New Year's Day morning, Mayor Martin Walsh took his oath of office, and was sworn into his second term as the 54 th Mayor of Boston in front of a large crowd filled with residents, supporters, faith leaders and elected officials in the Cutler Majestic Theatre. Vice President Joseph R.
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Jan 06

Congratulations to Our Elected City Officials

We offer our congratulations to our city officials who were sworn into office this past week.

    Congratulations to Our Elected City Officials
    We offer our congratulations to our city officials who were sworn into office this past week. Public service is not easy these days. In an era of limited resources, it seems that our elected officials find themselves saying "No" more often than not.
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