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See all the 2016 Bostonians of the Year honorable mentions

From Zika researchers to GE dealmakers, Big Papi to an entire neighborhood, these people made a difference this year.

Boston Ma- 11/23//2016-Left to right rear are Boston Mayor Marty Walsh (cq) Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker (cq) and Jay Ash (cq). Front left is John Barros (cq) Don Koh (cq) middle and Steve Kadish (cq) right. They are photographed at General Electric Headquarters in Boston .Globe (Jonathan Wiggs /GlobeStaff) Reporter:Topic
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Clockwise from top: Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker, Jay Ash, Steve Kadish, Dan Koh, John Barros, and Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh in front of a sign that GE moved from Connecticut to its temporary headquarters in Boston.