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From left: Barney Frank, Doris Bunte, Saundra Graham, Mel King, and Byron Rushing at Bunte’s birthday celebration at the Hyatt Hotel.

Don West

From left: Barney Frank, Doris Bunte, Saundra Graham, Mel King, and Byron Rushing at Bunte’s birthday celebration at the Hyatt Hotel.

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Former state representative Doris Bunte celebrated the eighth anniversary of her 10th birthday with a bash at the Hyatt Hotel the other night. Among guests feting Bunte, who was also director of the Boston Housing Authority, were former congressman Barney Frank, former state representative Saundra Graham, onetime mayoral candidate Mel King, and state Representative Byron Rushing. . . . Filmmaker Peter Farrelly and “Curb Your Enthusiasm” creator Larry David were spied at Fishbones in Oak Bluffs Harbor the other day. . . . Chefs Hiroyuki Sakai and Katsuhiro Miura of “Iron Chef” dined at Legal Sea Foods in Copley Place over the holiday. . . . Developer Stephen Weiner and his wife, Roberta, hosted a festive July Fourth bash at their Osterville abode and guests included Reebok founder Paul Fireman, former Liberty Mutual CEO Ted Kelly, philanthropist couple Gerald and Elaine Schuster, party planner Bryan Rafanelli, Chris Egan of Carruth Capital, and Suffolk Construction’s John Fish.

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