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Mayor Menino's 2013 Deck the Windows of Boston Main Streets Contest

The finalist below was selected by a committee of judges as the best window display in its Main Streets district.

Fields Corner Main Street Finalist

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A Sweet Place

1514 Dorchester Avenue

A Sweet Place is a new-fashioned twist on an old-fashioned candy shop that opened in 2012 in Fields Corner. They have 500 candies from which to choose, including sugar-free selections, as well as candy bouquets, candy buffets and party favors. Coming soon: ice cream, cupcakes and coffee! Profiled in the Globe, the Dorchester Reporter and the site of one of the first Cash Mob Dorchester “hits,” they are becoming a sweets destination for the Boston area. Owners Beverly Hilaire and Mae Riggs emphasize neighborhood pride, “We want to be the change that we want to see in our own neighborhood.”

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