Photos of the month, March 2015

Here’s a look at just some of the best images taken by photographers last month including a local group’s trip to Selma, Ala., the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate, the St. Patrick’s Day Parade in South Boston, and the high school state basketball and hockey championships. [30 photos total]

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Arthur Canter, 67, laughed as he posed for a portrait at his home in Mattapoisett. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Fourth-year Tufts University medical student Mina Khorashadi learned where she would be going for further training as medical students got their residency assignment letters on Match Day. (Jonathan Wiggs/Globe Staff) #
A marcher sang while retracing the steps of those who followed the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. in 1965 over the Edmund Pettus Bridge in Selma, Ala. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Winston Pierre, 22, of Dorchester watched a film on the journey to Selma, Ala. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Boston Fire Lieutenant Edward Walsh's widow, Kristen Walsh, held her daughter Morgan, 6, as she sat with Firefighter Michael Kennedy's mother, Kathy Crosby-Bell, during a dedication of plaques honoring the two firefighters who died in a nine-alarm Back Bay fire last year. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Lieutenant Detective Christopher Hamilton and Officer Monica Hamilton, husband and wife, knelt together at Saint Patrick’s Church in Roxbury in honor of Boston Police Officer John Moynihan, who was shot in the face after a traffic stop nearby. (Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff) #
Harvard University staff members Patrick Lapage and Ian Accomando rode on a sheet of ice to clear the Charles River for rowing. (David L. Ryan/Globe Staff) #
A runner loosened up on the beach in South Boston. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #
Members of the Berkeley Preparatory School Pipe and Drum Corps from Tampa, Fla., marched during the St. Patrick's Day Parade in South Boston. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Green accessories were all the rage during the St. Patrick’s Day Parade. (Dina Rudick/Globe Staff) #
Justin Krook displayed glow-in-the-dark clothing made by his company, Hi Viz Technologies of Lowell, which uses photoluminescent technology to enhance the visibility of workers' clothing. (Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff) #
A woman, wearing pajamas and a blanket, stood in front of an apartment building on Harvard Street in Dorchester that had been set on fire after a man and woman were shot. (Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff) #
President Obama spoke during the dedication of the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate on Columbia Point in Boston. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Morgan D'Olympia, left, and his son, Austen, looked out the window at the falling snow during the Women Veterans Spring Fling at Massachusetts School of Professional Psychology in Newton. (Sean Proctor/Globe Staff) #
Carolina the turtle swam in the tank at the New England Aquarium as visitors returnedafter a substantial drop in attendance due to heavy snow in Boston. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff) #
Bundled-up pedestrians waited to cross at Stuart and Tremont streets as winter weather continued despite the approach of spring in Boston. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #
Tink Roberts and her daughter, Madison, 10, called this hotel room at the Fairfield Amesbury home for three weeks after dozens of residents on Plum Island were without sewer and water service — another casualty of the snowstorms. (Suzanne Kreiter/Globe staff) #
A runner cast a shadow as he passed beneath a walkway along the Esplanade in Boston. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Sofia Iqbal of Boston carried balloons through the Boston Common. (Jessica Rinaldi/Globe Staff) #
Emily Sun, 12, cheered as she spelled a word correctly while Isabella Baez-Giangreco (left), 10, and Christy Jestin, 13, waited their turn in the 8th Annual Boston Centers for Youth & Families spelling bee at the BCYF Mildred Ave. Community Center. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff) #
Ivette Amparo (left) of Worcester greeted waiter Reyman Ortiz at Cafe Reyes, a new Cuban restaurant staffed by men who are in treatment for opioid addiction. (Joanne Rathe/Globe Staff) #
Mahra Mohamed, 5, watched the Boston Police Gaelic Column of Pipes and Drums perform during a St. Patrick's Day visit to the Franciscan Hospital for Children. (John Tlumacki/Globe Staff) #
Indy Lee, 17, right, listened to a performer during the "Teen Empowerment Presents: Youth and Community Open Mic" at Spontaneous Celebrations in Jamaica Plain. (Sean Proctor/Globe Staff) #
Jackie Bradley practiced taking caroms off the Green Monster in an empty JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla., before the exhibition games began. (Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff) #
The Pistons’ Jodie Meeks hit a three-pointer over the outstretched arms of the Celtics’ Jae Crowder one minute into the overtime period to put Detroit ahead at the TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #
After their victory over Acton-Boxborough, Reading's Gabby DeCologero (10) and her teammates removed helmets and got ready to receive the Division One title in the postgame medal ceremony at TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #
Arlington Catholic and Hingham players got tangled together in the net during the Division One Boy's title game at TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #
With the game well in hand, the Old Rochester Regional High School bench celebrated a late basket during the state Division 3 boys semi-final basketball game against Pentucket at the TD Garden. (John Blanding/Globe Staff) #
Wellesley's Keely Corscadden was despondent after Falmouth scored in overtime for a 3-2 victory for the Division 2 Girl's title at TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #
Westwood senior forward Patrick Forde searched for his equipment among the items littering the ice after Westwood players celebrated their victory over Concord-Carlilse for the Division 2 Boy's title at TD Garden. (Jim Davis/Globe Staff) #

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