Other stories (and links) circulating around the newsroom this afternoon:
— Massachusetts veteran assistance agencies are going to receive $1.1 million in grants to combat unemployment and homelessness. [Springfield Republican]
— A Massachusetts Vietnam veteran is seeking recognition for dogs of war.
— A UMass professor is aiming to develop an app that warns its user when he or she is about to overeat.
— The blog Bostonography is crowdsourcing Boston’s disputed neighborhood boundaries.
— Endangered piping plover birds are taking up a larger portion of Revere Beach. [Boston Globe]
— And if you missed it earlier today, here’s our post on Fourth of July events and traffic and parking restrictions.