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Borders will likely be liquidated

Borders, a 40-year-old book seller, is seeking approval to liquidate after it could not get any bids to keep it in business. The chain, with 399 stores in total, including 15 in Massachusetts, could start l...
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A Blast tale: Let

An original story by Blast writer Roger Gude It was hot and sunny as Henry Splinter tossed a ball up into the air. It was way up there, yardsticks high. The audience sat comfortably tan or flushed in th...
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Green books to read

As you celebrate Earth Day consider books which focus on Green and Sustainability issues. Whether your focus is on eco-friendly building and design or just easy every day solutions, we encourage you to take a l...
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A Blast tale: Wood and Metal and Plaster

An original story by Blast writer Roger Gude I was eating hot air when mom told me we were out of gas. I didn't like that she included me, I wasn't out of gas. She neglected to buy gas in the last town ...
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Books vs. video games

They'll rot your brain. They'll make you lazy. They'll demagnetize your moral compass and turn you into a sociopathic monster. They'll sabotage your ability to function in the real world. Sound familiar, gam...