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Any recommendations for vintage/thrift shops in Greater Boston (that are not overpriced)?

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Any recommendations for social clubs in Boston for people in their mid-late 20’s to join?

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Any recommendations on places outside Boston to see fall foliage? Trying to make a day trip out of it so anything around a town would be an added bonus. I’ve got a car so I am willing to drive

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Anyone need to rent out their apartment for a few months start mid-November? Need a short-term apartment until feb.

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Mikes Pastry or Modern Pastry? And why?

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I'm curious what others' housing costs look like in this bowl in relation to their income. I saw this in another bowl and thought it might be interesting to ask here... Do you mind sharing you… more

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Boston ladies. What's the most expensive fashion item you have in your closet?

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What is your favorite restaurant right now in Boston?

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Has anyone done a birthday party at Fenway or a tour on a game day? I’m trying to plan a birthday gift.

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How is Equinox Seaport?

Any recommendations for classes/skills I can learn this winter in Boston?

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How crazy is it to stretch for an expensive property purchase because original budget was right at cusp, getting so much more for another 100-200k, which is doable and can get pre approved. Is it craz… more

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Anyone selling a harpoon ticket for Saturday

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Might be a long shot, but looking for another deer hunter to connect with. I’m from Texas where public land is non-existent so trying to field some advice for this season.

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Does anyone have info on shark Ninja as a place to work?

Anyone here ever successfully navigate the garden leave clause of non-compete agreements in MA and get an employer to pay out? I think I need a lawyer

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How much do you pay each month for water & sewer on average, and how many people (including yourself) live in your house/apartment?

If you live in a house and do a lot of lawn/garden wa… more

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Any Boston friends involved in ESG work? I’m a Senior ESG consultant working remotely. Hoping to make the jump to a larger consultancy and interested in any local experience with companies. Thanks!!

Is anyone here willing to share their monthly breakdown of costs? Looking in particular for couples who have a mortgage payment, at least 1 kid, and an income of around 300K.

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Hi, I'm wondering if anyone would be willing to speak with me re. Patient Support roles at Boston Children's Hospital? I have a passion for working with children and both professional and volu… more

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Reliable and affordable car repair shops or mechanics near Brookline? Having starter issues with my 2006 Honda

1) Had a really bad experience working at this company, not because of the company but because of the senior engineer and their behavior. It was a good position, although it wasnt exactly what the JD … more

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Any good rug cleaning services you’d recommend? In Brookline area.

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Anybody here looking for a SNOO bassinet? I have one which I’m looking to sell.

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Hi, does anyone have any insights about Clarasys? They seem to be very highly rated on Glassdoor. Looking for details on the interview process for their Management Consultant role as well. Thanks!

Anyone use Gympass in Boston? Wondering if there are any good deals yoga or spin classes.

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Lost dog in Cambridge/Boston, please contact the number listed if spotted!

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Looking for referrals to Boston Consulting Group / McKinsey & Company / Bain & Company / Booz Allen Hamiltonmore

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Recommendations for team events in the Waltham area? Preferably a place with activities,games,etc.

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Any VC networking events that people can recommend? Long term goal is to switch to the industry but want to get a head start in building a network :)

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Any recommendations for a reasonably priced salon for a female hair cut?

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Has anyone had their home professionally organized or tidied? I’m talking a cheap version of Marie Kondo coming in. Can you share your experience? I assume the fee is labor plus any materials they wan… more

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If you’re hoping to find a housing deal, you’re out of luck in the short term.
Maybe if you can deal with the higher payments for the next 3 years and sell/refinance above today’s prices you’ll be ok, but this isn’t going to be pretty.

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Has anyone seen therapists at Azimuth Psych before? Their offering seems aligned to what I’m looking for, but a bit worried that they’re style/marketing over substance

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Any good networking organizations / events to meet people in Boston? 30M new to the area and looking for non-sports leagues way to meet others. Charity and museum events? U club?

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Have 6-weeks off between jobs. I am lost with what to do with all this time to myself. Raises go on a trip/travel, any good ideas on things I can do each day to have fun?

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What shoe brand would you recommend for winter in Boston? ( F here)

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