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One Tasty Field Trip

One Tasty Field Trip

Local school children visited Bova’s bakery last week. The students had to fill their last couple snow days with activities and asked the Bova family if they could do a field trip to the bakery. Dr. Bova and daughter were so gracious to the children. They gave them a tour, and let them play...

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North End Residents Pleased with Starbucks Withdrawing Proposal for Store Location

North End residents and businesses were pleased to hear that Mayor Martin Walsh made it clear that he didn’t think opening a Starbucks in the community was appropriate based on heavy opposition by the neighborhood and he recommended that Charter Realty withdraw their proposal...

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Councilor Wu Holds Hearing on Resident Permit Parking

City Councilor Michelle Wu held a hearing regarding the resident permit parking program in the city on June 28. On the panel were transportation experts from the city as well as members of organizations who have advocated for and researched better ways of managing...

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Major Changes in Store for Parking Tickets, Street Cleaning Starting July 2

Fines have been increased, as of July 2, for parking in violation of 11 City of Boston parking regulations, including overstaying a meter – which goes up to $40...

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School Committee Approves Appointment of Interim Superintendent

The Boston School Committee on Monday unanimously voted to approve Laura Perille as Interim Superintendent of the Boston Public Schools (BPS). Laura Perille previously served as the President and...

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Council, Advisory Board Vote for Pay Increases – Including Mayor

The City Council voted 11-2 at its June 27 meeting to accept the mayor’s new ordinance that would raise the pay of several City employees, including the City Council...

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Boston Landmarks Orchestra 2018 Season Begins July 11

The Boston Landmarks Orchestra is gearing up for their 2018 season of free concerts at the Department of Conservation and Recreation’s Hatch Memorial Shell on the Esplanade. On July...

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ABCD NE/WE NSC Celebrates Independence Day

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) held its Independence Day Party to celebrate America’s birthday. Special guests included Rep. Aaron Michlewitz, who visited with his...

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NEAA Individual Baseball Awards are Announced

July 13, 2018
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Following a successful North End Athletic Association (NEAA) Little League (Majors) Baseball season, awards were presented in special categories after the All-Star Game played at Langone Field between the...

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NEMPAC Brings Summer Concert Series to the Greenway

The North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is thrilled to announce that their Summer Concert Series will return this year and use The Greenway as their stage for the...

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News and Notes

July 13, 2018
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Mayor Walsh’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget         The Fiscal Year 2019 (FY 19) budget submitted by Mayor Martin Walsh was unanimously approved by the Boston City Council, building on the...

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Friends of Heritage Park Launch Series on The Greenway July 25

July 13, 2018
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Friends of Heritage Park on The Greenway have launched a new innovative monthly series celebrating “What Unites Us.” The series is a collaborative program to celebrate the immigration experience,...

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Mayor’s North End Coffee Hour Rescheduled to July 17

July 13, 2018
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Boston Neighborhood Service Liaison Maria Lanza has advised that the Mayor’s North End Coffee Hour has been rescheduled to Tuesday, July 17 from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at...

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Community News

NEAA Baseball Game Rescheduled The NEAA 8-9-year-old Baseball All-Star Team visit to Berwick, Maine to compete with Berwick’s 8-9-year-old All-Star Baseball Team has been rescheduled to Thursday, July 12...

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Curing Alzheimer’s in America

Imagine waking up one morning and not knowing whether you’re in your own home, let alone your hometown. The faces around you are unfamiliar, and you don’t know who...

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Opinion

July 13, 2018
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Knights need to keep the community advised of Housing Project Once the Knights of Columbus #1513 Ausonia Council managed to get full permission and a firm willing to create...

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Make the Most of Summer

Our father who lived an extraordinary life, used to say, “When you look back on your life, you realize that all you really have is a lot of memories.”...

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Obituaries 07-10-2018

Salvatore ‘Sammy’ Capizzi, Jr. Outstanding caregiver to all, especially to his mom Family and friends are invited to attend visiting hours today, Thursday, July 12 from 9 to 11...

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Greenway Gala

Greenway Gala

Last week’s 10th  annual Greenway Gala was attended and supported by over 400 guests. Co-chaired by Mike Carragher of VHB and Jay Hooley of State Street,   the event...

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Mayor Inks Short-Term Rental Ordinance

June 28, 2018
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Mayor Inks Short-Term Rental Ordinance

In what came a no surprise, Mayor Martin Walsh signed a city-why ordinance establishing guidelines to better track and regulate short-term rentals in Boston. Originally filed by the Mayor,...

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Higher Parking Fines Proposed

June 28, 2018
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Major parking fines could be increased considerably if the Boston City Council approves a proposal by Boston Mayor Martin Walsh. 11 parking fines are being considered by the Council....

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NEWNC Supports K of C Plans for Housing

June 28, 2018
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Three potential legal occupancy changes and the conversion of a building into affordable elderly apartments were supported by the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) at the June 11 monthly...

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Sheafe Street Proposal Approved by NEWRA

June 28, 2018
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A request by Peter McGinnis to change the legal occupancy at 27 Sheafe Street from five residential units to eight residential units was supported by the North End/Waterfront Residents’...

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News and Notes

June 28, 2018
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BPDA passes Smart Utilities Policy A Smart Utility Policy that will ensure that new large developments are taking steps to create a more resilient city has been passed by...

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