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Rainsford Island

Ever heard of Rainsford Island? Newton Native, Bill McEvoy is a retired Veteran and former Newton Court Magistrate. Retirement has been anything but low key for McEvoy as he’s dedicated years of research to an island in the Boston Harbor. This particular island has a troubling past. McEvoy has written books about his findings and produced a documentary about it. Visit for show times. You can also get a free download of The Rainsford Island and Alice North Towne Lincoln books. Visit and enter Rainsford Island in the search box.

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