Two Duxbury non-profit organizations were awarded a total of $1,250 from the Harvard Pilgrim Health Care Foundation’s Community Spirit 9/11 Mini-Grant program. The Standish Humane Society received $1,00 and the Disabled American Veterans Auxiliary received $250.
A late-season surge has the Columbus Blue Jackets in prime position to contend for the Stanley Cup, and Greenwich, Conn., native Cam Atkinson will be a prominent figure in the team’s postseason fortunes.
Such privileges have been in place for a while, but they should gain new prominence as New York City’s various library systems debut a new so-called Culture Pass this summer that provides free—not discounted, but free—admission to 33 institutions.
A California-based coffee roaster and retailer that is closing two of its Boston area locations today has seen a third shut down--at least for now--and it is not yet known what will happen to the place According to three sources, including a poster on Twitter, Peet's Coffee & Tea in the Beacon Hill neighborhood of Boston is shuttered, with all three sending pictures of a sign out front that says "Closed by order of Licensing Board for the City of Boston." This sign…