The first mainstage concert of the Boston Early Music Festival was also the North American debut of Mozart’s own violin and viola.
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Debate over Town Administrator Martin McNamara’s contract is continuing, after McNamara decided to dispute the selectmen’s decision to pay him a $1,700 bonus instead of a merit increase. McNamara said his contract requires the town to pay him the merit increase, not the bonus; he also said the issue could be resolved when he meets with the board on Dec. 23 for his job review. The merit increase could be an outcome of discussions about his raises, which have been an ongoing debate since June, he said. “I think it’s resolved,” said McNamara.
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With “The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug,” the heroes of J.R.R. Tolkien’s fantasy saga find their footing, and so does Peter Jackson’s epic telling of their tale.
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“Saving Mr. Banks” may be the most entertaining two hours of corporate branding you’ll ever see.
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In the highly predictable, but well-acted “The Last Days on Mars,” a research team in search of life only finds the problems of their own existence.
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A snapshot of recent Globe reviews of movies in the theaters.
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Perfect picks to impress everyone from your glam pals to your cute nephew.
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Today, it is easier, not harder, to carry a gun in many parts of the nation than it was before the Newtown massacre last Dec. 14.
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Every student should learn basic principles of computing, and one hour of instruction won’t suffice.
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The credit card theft that hit hundreds of attendees at conventions in Boston this fall could be much larger.
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A therapy using lasers that was first developed in Russia has shown promise in strengthening vaccines.
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The rare cracks disabled the Braintree and Ashmont lines at the JFK/UMass station Wednesday morning.
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Of the many things swept away in an increasingly digitized economy, the lowly business card has been an unlikely survivor.
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Traffic should have an easier time getting to New Hampshire and Maine beginning in late 2016 thanks to the $292 million Whittier Bridge/I-95 Improvement Project.
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The town of 14,500 residents had one of the state’s largest population of homeless families in hotels.
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