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Louis Charpentier, Leominster’s ‘Mr. Christmas,’ Dies At 104

Louis Charpentier, a Leominster man who was affectionately called “Mr. Christmas for putting out his hand-carved Styrofoam displays for several decades, has died at 104.


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Best Cities To Visit With Kids Less Than Five Years Old

Visiting a popular amusement park or attraction is something your child will never forget. Here are five of the best American cities to visit while traveling with kids under five, all guaranteed to provide memories that will last a lifetime.


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Your City Guide to Washington D.C.

Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.


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Boston-Based Continuum Honored At White House

The well known design firm has been honored with a National Design Award by the Smithsonian.


The Smithsonian unveiled their new paining of former Red Sox pitcher Pedro Martinez Friday morning in their “Recent Acquisitions” exhibit. (Credit: The Smithsonian)

Pedro Portrait Unveiled At Smithsonian

Pedro Martinez became the youngest of more than 50 baseball figures depicted on the Smithsonian walls and the fourth Latino — joining Juan Marichal, the late Roberto Clemente and Sammy Sosa.



New JFK Photos At Smithsonian Exhibit

The Smithsonian Institution is displaying nine photographs of President John F. Kennedy and his family by photographer Richard Avedon ahead of the 50th anniversary of Kennedy’s inauguration.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–01/08/2011