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Commentary: Taxis in Boston Will Soon Be History

It appears that the age of the taxi cab in the city of Boston is coming to an end. I was talking to a hotel doorman in Copley Square last Sunday morning and mentioned how business appeared to be slow.  “Cabs sometimes wait in line for seven hours for a fare,” he said.  For a Read More…

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Commentary: Coffee Controversy Brewing in Boston’s North End

The North End of Boston has changed a great deal since I lived there between 1991 and 2003.  When I was a young kid, my family spent many weekends shopping at old Haymarket.  Not crazy about being drowned in crowds of hot, sweaty people and rotting vegetables, it was not my favorite weekend activity.  So Read More…