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The 'Make Way for Ducklings' statue on the Boston Common (Credit: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Boston’s Best Toddler-Friendly Activities

Boston offers a wide variety of activities and venues that will make any toddler smile.

07/24/2015

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Getting The Good Stuff Cheaper: Staycation

Staying at home and using it as a base for your vacation can save thousands of dollars.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/23/2015

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How To Save On That Massachusetts Vacation

We live in one of the most beautiful areas of the country. We have the ocean, lakes, mountains, and cities. Take your pick!

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/16/2014

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

Camera found in mud in Boston's Public Garden. (Photo credit Andy Ihnatko)

Tech Columnist Unlocks Mystery Of Camera Found In Public Garden Lagoon

Andy Ihnatko, a technology columnist for the Chicago Sun Times, has cracked the code of a missing camera, and is now trying to find its owner.

10/04/2012

Charlie the MBTA mascot near Fenway Park.

MBTA Charlie Card Mascot Visits Boston Landmarks

Charlie, the MBTA’s new life-size mascot, hit the streets of Boston on Wednesday.

08/22/2012

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Boston’s 5 Best Things To Do Before School Starts

By now, you’ve been to every beach, seen every summer movie and enjoyed more than your share of ice cream cones on sweltering summer nights.

08/17/2012

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How To Save On Those Big Ticket Items

If your washing machine dies and you have three kids you are not going to the Laundromat every day until washers go on sale, but big-ticket items do go on sale and they go on sale frequently so with some planning you can save big bucks.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–07/05/2012

(Photo Credit: Kim Tunnicliffe)

Swan Boats Return To Boston’s Public Garden

Another rite of Spring showed up on Boston’s Public Garden Saturday. The Swan Boats are back in business. Mayor Menino took the inaugural ride with two of his grandchildren.

04/14/2012

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Boston Finance Commission Demands Full Audit Of Swan Boat Company

Boston’s Finance Commission is calling for a full audit of the vendor that runs the Swan Boats at the city’s Public Garden.

03/02/2012

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