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Anthony’s Pier 4 will close for good in August

Waterfront icon overtaken by time and the power of the new

Frank Meloski had just celebrated his daughter Elsa’s birthday by devouring a baked stuffed filet of sole, and now the two were outside taking photos of each other.

“I’ve been coming to Anthony’s Pier 4 for years, and I always take pictures,” said Meloski, a retiree who lives in Cambridge.

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