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Photos: Boston's Last Clamdiggers

Surrounded by acres of clams? Not so, say diggers.
Raking the beaches with clammer John Denehy and his crew
By DEREK KOUYOUMJIAN  |  July 15, 2011
Deheny and Clams

Are Logan Airport pollution and Massport indifference killing Boston's proud clam-digging tradition?

Denehy and other Boston clam farmers have come to face two seemingly impervious hurdles: a safety expansion at Logan Airport that will deplete two of their richest beaches, and a jet-fuel spill from last October that some allege wiped out half of Boston'
Shucking fit
By CHRIS FARAONE  |  July 15, 2011

Photos: Boston in the 70s, Part 8

Photos of protests and rallies from the Boston Phoenix archives
The last installment of Boston in the 70s slideshows on protests and rallies
By BOSTON PHOENIX STAFF  |  September 11, 2009

Sweeping up

Whether by design or dumb luck, Governor Deval Patrick has managed to depoliticize the news coming from Beacon Hill.
Deval Patrick’s late appointments show a surer hand at the wheel
By DAVID S. BERNSTEIN  |  May 30, 2007