The Huntington News

MBTA recieves federal grant for repairs

March 17, 2010


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By Amanda Cedrone, News Staff The Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (MBTA) will receive $54.1 million in federal grants to be used for operating assistance and repair improvements at various Orange and Red Line T stations including Braintree, North Quincy and Back Bay Station, according to officials...

Gardner Museum a trip back in time

March 11, 2010


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by Jillian Saftel, News Correspondent While the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum is only a 10 minute walk from Northeastern, the minute you step inside it feels like you’ve traveled centuries past back into Renaissance Italy. The museum is open from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday to Sunday, and offers...

Wentworth students present models for West Fens streets

March 11, 2010


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by Amanda Cedrone, News Staff Students at the Wentworth Institute of Technology presented 3-D models representing their visions for the redesign for areas of the West Fenway, specifically Peterborough and Queensberry streets, last week as a requirement for a class. In Jan. 2009, a strip of restau...

City gets store safety plan

March 11, 2010


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by Amanda Cedrone, News Staff Mayor Thomas Menino announced an initiative Feb. 23 that will provide assessments and resources for security upgrades to convenience store owners in wake of the Feb. 21 killing of a convenience store worker on Dudley Street in Dorchester. “The shooting of Geral...

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