The FBI enters the CasePart 10 of the Heritage story

On November 19, 1990, Mark Tully of the Boston law firm Goodwin, Proctor and Hoar, hosted a meeting with two executives at the bank, John Fridlington and Jack Patterson. James Scripture of the FBI also attended. The meeting came in the wake of Mike Smith’s departure from the bank the previous August, and the criminal … Continue reading The FBI enters the CasePart 10 of the Heritage story

Bait and Switch at the Village?

A lot of people put in applications at the Hilltop Apartments on Village Hill when it opened three years ago, drawn by assurances from its developer, Community Builders, that its apartments would remain affordable. Hilltop has many nice apartments, the upper floors have terrific views, but it still has an institutional air to it. Long … Continue reading Bait and Switch at the Village?