Monthly Archives: October 2013

Obituaries 10-08-2013

Charles Micciche Retired Letter Carrier of Middleton, formerly of the North End Charles Micciche of Middleton, formerly of Boston’s North End, died on October 2. He was 92 years old. Charles was a US Army veteran of World War II and a Sergeant in the 94th Fighter Control Squadron. He received the American Theater...

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Many on Hand for Chamber Street Cleanup Campaign

October 1, 2013
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Many on Hand for Chamber Street Cleanup Campaign

It was a sunny Saturday morning for the North End Chamber of Commerce’s first community streets cleanup campaign. The business community, residents and representatives from local organizations or agencies turned out for the community endeavor, about 100 people took part. Chamber Vice President Toni Gilardi said, “It was great to see so many people...

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Artist Matthew Richie Completes Greenway Mural

Artist Matthew Richie Completes Greenway Mural

Artist Matthew Richie painted the finishing touches on Friday afternoon to complete the new 70 foot mural titled Remanence: Salt and Light (Part II) at Dewey Square on the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway. The mural program is a partnership between the Institute of Contemporary Art and the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy. “I wanted to...

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North End Voters Backed LaMattina

City Councilor Sal LaMattina easily cruised to the final election and will face Brian Gannon in the November 5 General Election. LaMattina got 1186 votes in the North End and 6,756 voted in District 1, which includes Charlestown, the North End and East Boston In the North End the closest to LaMattina was Gannon...

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Rep. Michlewitz Encourages Participation in Stephen’s Run

October 1, 2013
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There is still time to register for the first annual “Stephen’s Run” scheduled for Sunday, October 13. The 5K race will be run in memory of former North End resident and Vietnam veteran Stephen Perez who was tragically murdered at the age of 23. Check in for the event will begin at the Prado...

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North End Hosts Columbus Day Parade

October 1, 2013
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The Bi-Annual Columbus Day Parade will feature the Boston Police and Fire Honor Guard, military personnel, antique vehicles, marching bands, drum and bugle corps, neighborhood groups, color guard and floats and much more. Held on this side of the tunnel this year, the parade will begin at City Hall at 1pm on Sunday, October...

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It’s Election Crunch Time

Now that the September Primary is over, the residents of Boston have less candidates to vote for in the November final election. The mayoral race has been cut down to two candidates. Voters can only cast one ballot to elect the city’s top person. The At-Large Boston City Councilor contest has been reduced to...

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NEWRA/NEWNC/NECC Leaders Need to Meet on a Regular Basis

While this suggestion has been made by the Regional Review many times, it’s important that the community newspaper present it again. Having the leadership of the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association(NEWRA), the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) and the North End Chamber of Commerce (NECC) meet on a regular basis might take the edge off...

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North End Hosts Columbus Day Parade

The North End Columbus Day Celebration Committee has put together what seems to be a good Columbus Day Parade for spectators to view and enjoy. Held in the North End every other year, the parade includes several marching bands, antique vehicles, military personnel, Boston Police and Fire Honor Guard, drum and bugle corps, color...

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Obituaries 10-01-2013

Eda Raia Shawmut Bank Retiree Eda (Buonasaro) Raia of Tewksbury, formerly of Revere and the North End of Boston, died on September 26 at Saints Memorial Hospital in Lowell. She was 84 years old. A long time clerk at Shawmut Bank in Boston, she was born and raised in the North End before moving...

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