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Boston Common's Frog Pond (Photo Credit: Drew Moholland)

WBZ WaterCooler: A Day On The Frog Pond

At the WBZ Water Cooler: We took a skate over to the Frog Pond, where people were flying around, getting in the holiday spirit.


Frog Pond

Frog Pond Opening Postponed Due To Warm Weather

Not many people are complaining about this nice November weather, but it is throwing a wrench in some plans.


In this Oct. 3, 2011 file photo, a marcher speaks with a police officer as they cross a street alongside morning commuters as the marchers set out from the Occupy Boston encampment in Dewey Square in front of the Federal Reserve building, in Boston. (AP Photo/Josh Reynolds, File)

‘Occupy Boston’ Protest Planned For Boston Common

Students from 10 area colleges are planning to join the Occupy Wall Street movement with a march through downtown Boston Monday afternoon.


Boston Common (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Menino Approves Lease To Turn Common Bathroom Into Sandwich Shop

Boston Mayor Thomas Menino has officially signed a lease for converting a former bathroom in the nation’s oldest public park into a sandwich shop.


Charles Street in Boston (credit: Michael Hicks via Flickr)

Family Fun Guide To Boston’s Back Bay

While the Back Bay tends to be known as a chic Boston neighborhood replete with fine dining and high fashion, it actually is very family friendly.

CBS Boston–07/01/2011

Frog Pond/ WBZ

The Frog Pond Is Open For Business On Boston Common

The Frog Pond reopened on the Boston Common Wednesday and kids are already filling up wading pool.



Road Trip: Boston With The Kids

Boston offers the excitement, hustle and bustle of a major city along with history, adventure and outdoor opportunities.

CBS Boston–05/29/2011

Boston’s Best Parks For Kids

Boston’s Best Parks For Kids

Boston offers plenty of escapes within the city where kids can be kids, and parents can enjoy watching them.

CBS Boston–05/23/2011

The Associated Press estimates 2,000 people marched in Boston's 2011 'SlutWalk' on May 7, 2011. (Photo Credit: Boston SlutWalk on Twitter)

Thousands Attend Boston’s “SlutWalk” March

Approximately 2,000 protesters marched Saturday around the Boston Common as the city officially became the latest to join an international series of protests known as “SlutWalks.”


(Photo Credit: Teeny Camo) Stabbing on the Boston Common outside Park Street MBTA station. April 29, 2011

Police Charge 3 In Friday Stabbing Near Boston Common

Three teenagers were charged Wednesday with last Friday’s rush-hour stabbing next to Boston Common.