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The Boston Globe


Brian McGrory

Couple still awaiting a happy ending

Nobody in Harvard Square will ever forget the April after­noon that Dennis ­Coveney and his fiancée, Kelly, tied the knot in the pouring rain on a Brattle Street sidewalk, an event like none other.

Dennis had been the longtime ringleader of the “Chair Club,” that somewhat motley collection of locals who gathered in cold and warmth to watch the Red Sox on the big screen television that Frances Cardullo had placed in the front window of her family gourmet shop. Kelly showed up one night, and the rest is legend.

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