Monthly Archives: September 2010

Obituaries 09-22-2010

September 22, 2010
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Josephine Sylvester Of Lynnfield, formerly of the North End Josephine C. (Guarnacci) Sylvester of Lynnfield, formerly of the North End of Boston, died on September 14. She was 93 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Edward L. Sylvester; loving mother of Joanne Ripley of Lynnfield and the late Edward G....

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Good Neighbor Recognition Award

September 16, 2010
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Good Neighbor Recognition Award

NEWRA Clean Streets Committee members Janet Gilardi (2nd from right) and Professor Nancy Caruso (left) are shown presenting North Bennet Street School with the August Good Neighbor Recognition Award for helping to keep the community clean by continuously cleaning the sidewalk and gutter in front of the school. Accepting the Award is NBSS President...

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A beautiful mix

September 16, 2010
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A friend in from Sweden – a young man 22 years old from a small town outside of Malmo – made the grand tour of Boston last weekend. It began in the North End last Saturday about noon-time. Actually, it began with trying to find a parking space, which we found near the Lindemann...

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Suspect sought in three North End incidents

September 16, 2010
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Boston Police are still aggressively investigating a reported case of assault and battery on a North End woman in the early morning hours on Saturday, August 21 on the upper part of Salem Street, near Charter Street. Police have flooded the neighborhood with flyers containing a composite drawing and a description of the suspect....

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Crime down over the past 30 days

September 16, 2010
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Boston Police Area A-1 Commanding Officer Captain Bernard O’Rourke told several North End residents at a NEWNC Public Safety Committee meeting that over the past 30 days crime in the area has flattened out. The big drop came in the number of breaking and entering crimes which soared the previous month. O’Rourke reported that...

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Greenway activities should be made public, beforehand

September 16, 2010
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Making the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway work for everyone is a full-time job that needs some serious input from the neighborhood and the business community. Everything that takes place on the Greenway has a direct affect on residents that live in the area and merchants that operate there. Reportedly, some residents feel that events...

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Man’s inhumanity to man

September 16, 2010
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The murder last week in Boston of a pizza delivery man – a 58 year old father working a second job to better his family – stands out as one of the worst tragedies among a long stream of them recently. He was called to a home on a pretense by two young men...

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Burning the Koran

September 16, 2010
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North Enders have strong opinions on politics, about food, symphony, opera, the Red Sox and on and on. Many of us also have strong opinions about radical Islam, and those who would cut our heads off, blow up our children, plant bombs at a funeral or wedding or maybe even send a 7 year...

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Obituaries 09-16-2010

September 16, 2010
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Phyllis Daly, 89 North End resident Phyllis M. Daly of Boston’s North End died on September 7. She was 89 years old. The loving daughter of the late Francesca (Didio) and Salvatore Baglio Sr., she was the cherished wife of the late William P. Daly; beloved sister of Joseph Baglio and his wife, Mary,...

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New N.E. Boutique

September 10, 2010
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New N.E. Boutique

Autumn Driscoll manager of Clutch the North Ends newest exclusive designer boutique located at the corner of Cooper and Endicott Street.The new boutique features high end accessories including Fendi, Louis, Gucci, Prada, Chanel, Tods, Burberry and Valentino.

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