Aiden Dobens

With a degree in journalism from Emerson College, Aiden has been published in national soccer websites, music journals, et al. Fluent in Spanish, Aiden is also a translator for numerous institutions.

Boston, MA

23 posts

Mass. House Votes to Ban Conversion Therapy for Minors in Blowout Vote

#Boston Politics

Boston, MA– The Massachusetts House voted 147-8 in a bill which would ban the practice of conversion therapy for minors. The bill, H.140, prevents health…

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Voters Simultaneously Recall and Re-Elect Fall River Mayor

#Local Boston News #Boston Politics

Fall River, MA– It's no secret that politics in 2019 is at a weird place, with a tweeting President and a seemingly divided country. But no…

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New Resource for Breastfeeding Mothers Unveiled at City Hall

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– In recent times, breastfeeding has become a strangely polarizing and incendiary topic. Debates have ranged from if it's ever okay to breastfeed in public,…

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Tufts Expels Student for Grade Hacking Claims Innocence

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– A Tufts University veterinary school student, Tiffany Filler, was expelled in January 2019 for alleged grade hacking, reports TechCrunch. Filler denies the accusations.Zack…

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Postal Worker Steals Almost 10,000 Pieces of Mail, and Isn't Going to Jail

#Local Boston News

Roslindale, MA– Do you ever walk by packages for your neighbors and wonder what they ordered? Well, this US Postal Service employee decided to find out,…

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St. Patrick's and Other Upcoming Parades Around the City

#Boston Events #Local Boston News

Boston, MA– With St Patrick's Day just around the corner, we decided to take a look at some of the most exciting parades for Bostonians in…

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Rep. Pressley Introduces Amendment to Lower Federal Voting Age to 16

#Boston Politics

Washington, DC– Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D), who represents thee-fourths of Boston in the U.S. House of Representatives, proposed an amendment to lower the federal voting…

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Mayor Walsh Announces New Transportation Initiatives

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– We all know about Boston traffic. In fact, we've written about it before. And more recently as well.  It's for good reason. We're an…

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9 of America's Wealthiest Zip Codes are in Massachusetts

#Local Boston News

Boston, MA– Have you ever taken the back roads through a town in Massachusetts with gorgeous homes, pristine lawns, tree-lined driveways, horse stables, four-car garages, etc.…

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