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Friday, March 5, 2004


Fred and Elizabeth Daisy of Roslindale were out driving one fine day in 1930. They got lost, found themselves in Carlisle, saw a store for sale, borrowed $15,000 from an aunt, and bought it. ...more

When Fiddler on the Roof opened on Broadway in 1964, many people were certain it would flop. People had come to expect musicals to be light and frothy, with uncomplicated plots and predictably happy endings. But after 3,242 performances and becoming for a time the longest-running production in the history of Broadway, Fiddler proved that audiences ...more

Have you ever wondered who bothers to vote in the Massachusetts primary election? Let's face it, by this time, other states have virtually determined the identity of the candidate who will represent each of the two major political parties. With the temperature just over freezing and the clouds threatening rain, it's easy to postpone or avoid voting altogether. ...more

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