Monthly Archives: April 2013

Obituaries 04-09-2013

Louise ‘Weezy’ Sabella Of Everett, formerly of the North End Louise M. “Weezy” (Polcari) Sabella of Everett, formerly of the North End, died on April 4. She worked at The Derby in Everett as a bartender and was the beloved mother of Charles A. Sabella and his wife, Mariacarmela Mallard-Sabella and Lori Ann Mangan...

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Mayor Menino Not Running for a Sixth Term

Mayor Menino Not Running for a Sixth Term

With an approval rating of over 70 percent and a better than 50 percent chance of beating any opponent that dared run against him in November, Mayor Thomas Menino, the only mayor a majority of Bostonians have ever known, gracefully bowed out of running for a unprecedented sixth term last Thursday at Faneuil Hall....

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Residents Seek to Extend Steriti Rink Season

Residents Seek to Extend Steriti Rink Season

A small, but dedicated group of parents and individuals joined with State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz and the Mass. Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) at a Tuesday meeting to work on a plan that would extend the seasonal use of the North End’s Steriti Skating Rink on Commercial Street. The issue reached a head...

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Local Elected Officials Support Parcel 9 Proposal

April 4, 2013
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All three elected officials that represent the North End have sent letter to MassDOT supporting plans by Cresset Group and DeNormandie Companies for the development of Parcel 9 in the Blackstone District. Boston City Councilor Sal LaMattina, State Senator Anthony Petruccelli and State Representative Aaron Michlewitz for several reasons believe the Cresset Group and...

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North Street Vent Building Construction to Begin

April 4, 2013
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After numerous years of planning and several community meetings, MassDOT and the selected contractor, unveiled the final plans for the $5.5 million dollar rehabilitation of the North Street state owned Vent Building. At the third and final community meeting held in the Nazzaro Community Center last week, the contractor G.V.W. Incorporated of East Boston,...

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North End Restaurant Week Underway

April 4, 2013
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Many popular North End eateries will be participating in the fourth North End Restaurant Week 2013, scheduled for two weeks. The first week began on Easter Sunday and will conclude on Friday, April 5. Week two starts Sunday, April 7 and runs through Friday, April 12. “The North End Chamber of Commerce is a...

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MassDOT Covered All the Basics

Several neighborhood meetings were conducted by MassDOT regarding badly needed repairs to its Tunnel Vent Building on North Street. At these public meetings, MassDOT clearly spelled out the entire scope of the project from start to finish with North End residents noting for safety reasons this is a must do project. MassDOT claims they...

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April Meeting Worth Attending

There are several community meetings being held during the month of April that pertain to the quality of life and other issues relating to the North End. Residents should consider attending and possibly getting involved with the goals and endeavors presented at these neighborhood meetings. Starting tonight, Tuesday, April 2 at 7pm the NEWRA...

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