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Posted on: Friday, April 24, 2015 - 11:34am

Local Spotlight: Studio Without WallsAs surely as the sun warms up in Spring and the snows of Boston melt into memory, the artists of Brookline's Studios Without Walls return to the Riverway/Longwood area. CHR is proud to be a sponsor of this annual event.

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Posted on: Friday, April 17, 2015 - 2:53pm
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Snow is Gone! Get Ready for the Spring Show!The winter season of 2014-2015 will be one that all future winters will be measured upon. It will be written down in the record books as New England’s coldest and the snowiest winter ever. It has also left many scars of on the landscape, snow piles, damaged lawns, broken shrubs and heaving roads and walks. This winter still has plenty left around to keep reminding us of what a challenge it truly was?

Posted on: Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 1:55pm
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2015 Earth Day Clean with CHR & CRWACHR is teaming up with Charles River Watershed Association for the 6th time to aid their Earth Day efforts!

This is the 16th annual Earth Day clean up for CRWA and thousands of volunteers show up to beautify the banks of the Charles River from Bellingham, MA to Boston, MA. All are welcome to join CHR's effort or other sponsored spots along the river.

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Saturday, April 25th, 2015

9am - 12pm Rain or shine!

Posted on: Friday, February 27, 2015 - 2:58pm
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CHR's Charity of the Month: Relay for Life 2015Relay For Life is the main volunteer-driven cancer fundraising event of the American Cancer Society. Millions of people in over 20 countries take part in this global phenomenon. It is estimated that Relay For Life events have raised over $3 billion to date.

Posted on: Wednesday, February 18, 2015 - 2:28pm
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Random Acts of Kindness Week at CHRWe're almost at the halfway mark of RAK Week at CHR! There’s never been a better time to reach out and make someone’s day a little brighter. You can be a RAKtivist(TM)- - an agent of positive change just by being observant and thoughtful of others. Did you know that scientific studies show that performing acts of kindness actually improve health and life satisfaction?

Posted on: Thursday, February 5, 2015 - 4:30pm
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CHR Charity of the Month: GO RED for WomenCircle Friday, February 6th in red on your calendars! That’s the day CHR will join the American Heart Association’s (AHA) fight against heart disease by holding Wear Red Day. CHR is encouraging employees to participate by wearing red to work and donating $5 to help the AHA raise women’s awareness of cardiovascular disease and empower women to reduce their risk. CHR raised $1800 last year, and we hope to beat that number this year. 

Posted on: Friday, January 30, 2015 - 1:50pm
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Superbowl Recipes from CHR ResidentsWith the New England Patriots preparing for Super Bowl XLIX on Sunday, we asked our apartment residents what they are preparing to eat for the game. We received so many suggestions, but below are a few of our favorites.

 

Party Mix

Recipe from Chef Steven of Norwood Gardens Apartments, Norwood MA:

Posted on: Friday, January 16, 2015 - 1:51pm

 Siena Restaurant, Providence, RILocated in the heart of Providence's Federal Hill, Siena Restaurant features authentic Tuscan cuisine in a warm and lively atmosphere since 2005. 

 

 

Posted on: Monday, January 5, 2015 - 3:12pm
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2014 Toys for Tots

We're welcoming 2015 full of gratitude to our residents and employees for making this year's Toys for Tots collection the biggest yet! 731 little boys and girls were able to delight in the holiday season because of your generoursity.

 

Now with 365 days ahead of us, we can't wait to pay it forward even more!

Posted on: Wednesday, December 24, 2014 - 9:19am
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 Best Way to Make a Maintenance RequestWith cold weather on the way, we want you to be prepared. Below are the different ways you make a maintenance request and a couple of tips on how to avoid frozen pipes. 

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