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On Menino’s Hyde Park street, fond wishes for a ‘great neighbor’

After Mayor Thomas M. Menino briefly spoke with the media this morning outside his Hyde Park home before heading to City Hall, several of his neighbors expressed disappointment that he would not seek a sixth term in office.

They also reflected on Menino the neighbor, who shoveled snow from his driveway and sidewalks, offered condolences to families who lost loved ones, and held magnificent summertime barbecues that filled his street with people.

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