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No Boston Olympics takes victory sips at Beantown Pub – Metro

Mon Jul 27 17:04:30 EDT 2015 | Metro.us
For No Boston Olympics and its supporters, Monday was a day to celebrate victory over a powerful foe. The group challenged Olympic organizers from the start of the bid via a grassroots campaign with a shoe-string budget, outspent many times over by Olympic organizers and their all-star roster of boosters. They were among those that kept pressure on Boston 2024 and the US Olympic Committee during the bid process, online and in person at community meetings around the state – both those hosted by B..

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For No Boston Olympics and its supporters, Monday was a day to celebrate victory over a powerful foe. The group challenged Olympic organizers from the start of the bid via a grassr..
After an intense meeting by the United States Olympic Committee, as well as a direct refusal by Boston Mayor Marty Walsh to sign the "Host City Contract" earlier on Monday morning,..
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The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The back room of the Beantown Pub, a short walk from Boston Common in a part of the city that’s on the way to a lot of things but closely associated with none of them, was full Mon..
The U.S. Olympic movement has had plenty of dark days over the years, but Monday might have been the worst of all. After grandly proclaiming little more than six months ago that Bo..
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Paul Marotta—Getty Images Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh hosts a Municipal Strategies for Financial Empowerment, a public forum at UMass Campus Center on March 22, 2015 in Boston. Bo..
The U.S. Olympic Committee and Boston officials Monday agreed to end the city's comedy-of-errors attempt to bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics. In a statement, USOC chief executive S..
© AFP/File Valery HacheBoston ended its troubled bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics on Monday, the US Olympic Committee confirmed New York (AFP) - Boston ended its troubled bid for t..
The city of Boston and the U.S. Olympic Committee severed ties after a board teleconference Monday, USOC spokesman Patrick Sandusky told The Associated Press. Wochit Boston will no..
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Organizers of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics downplayed the opposition that was already galvanizing against it, as well as the prospects of a voter referendum, according..
BOSTON (AP) Organizers of Boston's bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics on Friday released the full, unredacted version of the bid that won over the U.S. Olympic Committee, after city ..
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The United States Olympic Committee has ended its effort to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Boston, multiple outlets reported Monday. Story Continued Below The latest development..
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In this Jan. 9, 2015, file photo, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh speaks during a news conference in Boston after the city was picked by the USOC as its bid city for the 2024 Olympic Sum..
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BOSTON –  On Boston's last day as a potential Olympic host, Chris Dempsey ate lunch at an Irish pub across from City Hall and waited for the bid for the 2024 Summer Games to c..
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The United States Olympic Committee has decided to drop Boston's much-criticized bid to host the 2024 Olympics, the organization has confirmed. The USOC's decision follows a M..