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After 351 stops and pints, $40k for research

He traveled thousands of miles to each of the Bay State’s 351 cities and towns to tip back a pint of beer, and, with a final swig of his favorite golden lager Monday, Todd Ruggere’s mission of nearly nine months was complete.

Through smiles and a few tears, Ruggere, 38, of Grafton, thanked a small crowd at the Samuel Adams Brewery in Jamaica Plain for helping him raise about $40,000 for the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute.

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