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Bowdoin-Geneva back in the spotlight

Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Boston Globe

Area gets double mayoral treatment as Menino honored and Walsh promises continued focus
By Meghan E. Irons

The two mayors — one current, one former — returned to the Bowdoin-Geneva neighborhood Monday, visiting two spots in a community trying mightily to turn a critical corner.

There was Thomas M. Menino, the former mayor, basking in praise and a bright morning sun and sitting in quiet reflection on his own honorary bench Monday.

Volunteers help out Boston on National Rebuilding Day

Saturday, April 26, 2014
WHDH-TV 7 News Boston

BOSTON (WHDH) - Volunteers spent Saturday renovating homes and community centers as part of National Rebuilding Day.

"We all heard the expression, 'it's with giving back, you receive.' We receive the joy of watching the homeowners feel like they can feel safe again in their homes," said Janice Walker, co-chair of Rebuilding Together Boston.