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Warning buzz

Right now there are millions of bees pollinating blueberries in Maine.
Going Green
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  May 14, 2010
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Ledge Lessons

As advocates of higher education and living as long as medically possible, we were sad to read that, according to new-media-powerhouse Web site the Daily Beast, Greater Boston is home to not one but five of the most stressful colleges in the United Sta
We love you, stressed-out college kids! So relax, and remember how good you have it.
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  April 30, 2010
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The New York Times Co.'s baffling Globe strategy

It's no mystery why the New York Times Co. threatened, two months ago, to shutter the Boston Globe unless the paper's unions provided $20 million in concessions.
Come sale away
By ADAM REILLY  |  June 12, 2009
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Old horse, new saddle

But what about this matter of throwing a saddle on an old warhorse again? Well, the rider this time around thinks that the play is still as frisky as a colt. She hasn't directed this before, but she has seen it five or six times.
Trinity Rep finds importance in Earnest
By BILL RODRIGUEZ  |  April 10, 2009
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Springtime for Darwin

There are two stories, and two stories only.
The wars of evolution are louder than ever. What Ben Stein, Bad Religion, and a physics professor from Quincy can tell you about where you came from.
By JAMES PARKER  |  May 07, 2008
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Got wood?

Last year, almost 100 volunteers roamed the city with Palm Pilots to record the species, location, and dimensions of every street tree in Providence.
Providence gets some surprising info in tree survey
By MEGAN HALL  |  December 26, 2007


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Peaks Island veteran collects stories of war's atrocities

Thirty-six years ago, more than 100 Vietnam veterans gathered in Detroit to describe and expose war crimes perpetrated by themselves and their fellow soldiers.
Winter soldier
By DEIRDRE FULTON  |  December 05, 2007
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Best Friends Cocoa

Remember your resolution to drink more green tea for its cancer-fighting benefits?
Make some friends
By MARLISSA BRIGGETT  |  November 21, 2006

The trials of Bernard Baran

This story originally appeared in the June 18, 2004 issue of the Boston Phoenix .
Twenty years ago, a  young gay man was convicted of multiple counts of molestation. There is good reason to believe he is innocent.
By DORI BERMAN, CARRIE LOCK, RICHARD RAINEY, AND LINDSAY TAUB  |  July 12, 2006
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Good eats

Moses Sabina, a native Portlander and chef for eight years, has taken over the nook of 703 Congress Street with plans to enhance the flavor inside the condominium with the giant pineapple painted on the side.
  Breaking out of breakfast
By LISA CRAIG  |  January 19, 2006

Good eats

A Portland chef has taken over the nook of 703 Congress Street with plans to enhance the flavor inside the condominium with the giant pineapple painted on the side.
Breaking out for breakfast
By LISA CRAIG  |  January 04, 2006