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The Real Reason We Need The Olympics Olympics

The Real Reason We Need The Olympics

By Sharon Brody

Some supporters of Boston 2024 tout the economic benefits and the prestige. Sharon Brody has a more basic reason. Herewith, she flushes out her alternative rationale.

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Remembering A Very Good Neighbor Tribute

Remembering A Very Good Neighbor

By Amy Carleton

At a time when more than half of all Americans don’t know their neighbors’ names, a tribute to the very special man next door.

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Making Paternity Leave Pay Business

Making Paternity Leave Pay

By Leigh Hafrey

Will Generation Y be the first to make paternity leave a sound investment for families and businesses, alike?

The Power Of A Mentor To Change A Young Life Family

The Power Of A Mentor To Change A Young Life

By Lowell Mazie

January is National Mentor Month, a perfect time for new mentors to join organizations and start creating relationships that will have a lasting impact on the lives of others.

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On Shaky Ground: Haiti, Five Years Later Design

On Shaky Ground: Haiti, Five Years Later

By Paul Fallon

An architect who oversaw construction of an orphanage and a school after the devastating earthquake reflects on the hard truth that, where poverty is pervasive, progress is slow.

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Why I Am Ashamed To Be Irish Life

Why I Am Ashamed To Be Irish

By Aine Greaney

The corpses of nearly 800 children may have been buried in a mass grave beside a former orphanage. Another shameful chapter in our country’s history.

The Nature Of Worry Boston

The Nature Of Worry

By Sharon Brody

Worrying is folly. It represents a flailing effort to gain, or to pretend to gain, some power over the unpredictable comings and goings of life.

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