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Popular watering holes temporarily closed
A pair of neighborhood bars have been temporarily closed, according to the investment group behind the establishments. The Tam, located on Tremont Street in the city's Theatre District, and Sullivan's Tap, on Canal Street near the TD Garden, are due to reopen after a series of improvements, Julius Sokol, a representative of Greater Boston Bar Co., said in an e-mail. "These establishments will reopen as soon as possible and will have ev...