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Islands in the street

April 19, 2009

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ABINGTON An idea spawned from a visitor's comment has blossomed into the town's most popular spring ritual. Each April since 1992, Ann Reilly and her Abington Pride Committee have asked residents to adopt and care for specific traffic islands. Despite economic downturns and hectic schedules, Reilly said, the islands are snapped up quicker than an extra pair of Red Sox ... (Full article: 2674 words)

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