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Move to Westwood pitched as cure for Boston school angst

WESTWOOD — The distance from the heart of West Roxbury to the center of this quiet town is only 6 miles. But according to a real-estate pitch sent to homeowners in that Boston neighborhood, the separation is much greater than a short drive.

“Did your child not get into the school of their choice?” asked a recent mailing from a Coldwell Banker agent. “Every school is a GREAT choice in WESTWOOD!”

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