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Nine North End Eateries Participating in Dine Out Boston

August 11, 2018
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Dine Out Boston continues on August 9 and 10 and August 12-17, (formerly Restaurant Week) with nine North End restaurants participating in what has become a very popular citywide special event. This is the 18th year of providing diners an opportunity to enjoy exquisite culinary offerings and restauranteurs the chance to bring in new...

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Early Voting Schedule Now in Place for 2018 State Election

August 11, 2018
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It’s finally official, the 2018 Vote Early Boston schedule is in place at several locations throughout the City of Boston for a two-week period, Monday, October 22 through Friday, November 2. The schedule features City Hall as the main location. The Hall will be open for voting Monday through Friday during normal business hours...

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NSC Arts and Crafts Classes Held on Thursdays

August 11, 2018
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Arts and Crafts classes have been scheduled at the Villa Michelangelo every Thursday through September from 10 AM to 11 AM. Projects include painting, flower design, centerpieces, collages and masks and more. In class, seniors use the muscles in their hands and arms and engage in planning and critical thinking according to the NE/WE...

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‘Girl’ Friends of the North End to Hold Eighth Annual Reunion

August 11, 2018
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Filippo’s Ristorante, 282 Causeway Street will once again be the site of the annual “Girl” Friends of the North End Reunion, on Saturday, September 22 at 6:30 PM. This event has become very popular and very well attended. Space is limited. Tickets are $55 per person and the deadline for reserving a seat is...

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NEAD Family Fun Festival A Week-Long Schedule of Events

August 11, 2018
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North End Family Fun Festival was a series of activities and events held at several venues throughout the community. It all started with a free boat Cruise from Long Wharf. National Night Out held at DeFilippo Park featured free pizza, a DJ, a balloon guy, face painting, a reptile petting zoo, a slush cart,...

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99th St Anthony’s Feast Announced by Society

August 10, 2018
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The 99th annual celebration of Saint Anthony’s Feast has been announced by the Society. Festivities for the North End extravaganza will be held the weekend of August 23 to 26 on Endicott, Thacher and North Margin Streets, starting with the Feast of Santa Lucia (Saint Lucy) on Thursday. The extremely popular and well attended...

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North End Sons and Daughters of Italy Forming

August 10, 2018
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A movement is currently underway to return a local porch chapter of the North End Sons and Daughters of Italy in America, according to North End resident Luigi Natale who is spearheaded the endeavor along with Damien Paolo, John Pregmon and several other interested community residents. Currently, the group is registering potential members, spreading...

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Greenway to Host Boston Local Food Festival

August 10, 2018
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Hailed as one of the top 10 food events in the city, the 9th Boston Local Food Festival returns to The Greenway. Produced by the Sustainable Business Network (SBN) of Massachusetts with a goal of promoting “Healthy Local Food for All”. The Festival has become New England’s premier event for restaurants, chefs and food...

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North End All Stars Beat Maine 12-11 in Action

August 10, 2018
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It started with a simple email inquisition. The question was posed: would the North End under 9 year old All Stars like to scrimmage their counterpart from the Pine Tree State? After a rigorous exchange spanning a few weeks – the game was on and the date was confirmed; that is, until Mother Nature...

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Opinion

August 10, 2018
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EVANS DID A GREAT JOB AS POLICE COMMISSIONER Now, former Boston Police Commissioner William Evans, served on the force for 49 years, has been credited for establishing a national model for community relations, youth outreach and making neighborhoods safe. He has been referred to as one of the best Commissioners in the country and...

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