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For John Connolly, campaign begins and ends with schools

Tenth in a series of profiles of Boston’s 12 mayoral candidates.

The dashboard clock reads 7:44 a.m. as John Connolly carefully straps Teddy, just shy of his fourth birthday, into the back seat of the family’s dark gray minivan. First stop, the Parkway School, a two-story preschool with a half-dozen “John Connolly for Mayor” signs on the front gate.

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