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Robin Williams and Matt Damon in March 1998.  (Photo by Brenda Chase/
Collection: Hulton Archive/via Getty Images)

Robin Williams Remembered Fondly In Boston

Robin Williams will be remembered for many playing many, many characters, but his Academy Award-winning role as an empathetic therapist in the 1997 film “Good Will Hunting” left his mark on Boston.

08/12/2014

Hundreds in support of Palestine rally outside State House in Boston. (Photo from Jim Armstrong/WBZ-TV)

Hundreds Rally In Boston In Support Of Palestine

Violence in the Middle East has sparked protests in Boston.

07/22/2014

JetBlue pilot  John Manwaring arraigned on drug charges, July 21, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

JetBlue Pilot Arrested In Boston Heroin Bust

A JetBlue pilot was one of six people arrested by Boston Police in a drug deal near Boston Common over the weekend.

07/21/2014

(Photo courtesy: @goodrica ‏/Twitter)

Tractor Trailer Crashes Onto Boston Common

It took several hours for crews to remove a tractor trailer that crashed onto Boston Common Thursday afternoon.

07/17/2014

A group of protesters on Boston Common voiced their opposition to sending U.S. combat troops back to Iraq. (WBZ-TV)

Boston Common Protesters Oppose Sending U.S. Combat Troops Back To Iraq

Demonstrators from several area organizations, including Veterans for Peace and Mass. Peace Action, gathered on Boston Common to express their concerns about U.S. involvement in the Iraq conflict

06/21/2014

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Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of July

In celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July

06/17/2014

Photo Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images

Self-Guided Historic Walking Tour Of Boston

Those who want a walk with a good mix of popular and under-appreciated locales can easily do so in Boston.

06/09/2014

Boston Harbor Islands (Photo by mass.gov)

Boston’s Best Cheap Activities To Do With Kids

Before you break out your wallet, check out our guide to the best things to do with kids on the cheap in Boston.

05/23/2014

The flags on Boston Common for Memorial Day weekend. (Photo by Mark Katic-WBZ NewsRadio 1030)

37,000 American Flags On Boston Common Honor Massachusetts Casualties Of War

A Memorial Day tradition has transformed Boston Common once again for the holiday weekend.

05/22/2014

Photo credit: WBZ-TV

Boston’s Best Ways To Celebrate Mother’s Day

It is easy to do something memorable with moms in Boston for Mother’s Day, no matter the budget.

05/02/2014

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