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Celebrating The Life of a Friend

September 23, 2014
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Celebrating The Life of a Friend

If you are one of those North Ender’s who played at Shaw House or attended either Wianno Caddy Camp or Oyster Harbors’ Caddy Camp down the Cape in 70′s and 80′s, you are sure to remember a good guy named John Cotillo.  John was the Director of Wianno Caddy Camp and also the Director...

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Peterlin Family Receives Good Neighbor Award

September 23, 2014
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Peterlin Family Receives Good Neighbor Award

Doug and Barbara Peterlin of Clark Street, along with their children were the recipients of the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Good Neighbor Award  for their consistent efforts to help keep the North End clean.             “They have been taking good care of their property since they moved to Clark Street,” NEWRA member Janet...

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Central Artery Ramp Parcel Study Meeting

September 23, 2014
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Resulting from environmental commitments made as part of the Central Artery Tunnel project, MassDOT and the BRA is required to consider options for covering the open ramp portion on the Artery/Tunnel Parcels 6, 12 and 18 along the Rose Kennedy Greenway, according to MassDOT Legislative Liaison John Romano. Agency officials have initiated a study...

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Interactive Landscape

September 22, 2014
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Interactive Landscape

North End resident Leanna Olbinsky (Left) along with Carly Tobin (Bottom) and Rosa Estrella (Right) attended the grand opening of The Lawn on D (www.lawnond.com) on Friday, August 15, 2014. An experimental event space and Boston’s first-of-its-kind outdoor interactive landscape in the epicenter of the Innovation District and South Boston neighborhood, The Lawn on...

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NEWNC Supports New Juicery/Fitness Center

September 22, 2014
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NEWNC Supports New Juicery/Fitness Center

A request by Melina DiPaola to open a Juicery/Fitness Center with takeout at 420 Commercial Street was supported by the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) at the community elected group’s monthly meeting held in the Nazzaro Community Center. The new fitness center will be sound-proofed with interior activity only. No customer parking in lot...

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Tony DeMarco Exhibit Opens at W.E. Museum

September 22, 2014
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The Flaming Fury of Fleet Street, Tony DeMarco, Welterweight Champion of the World (April 1955) will have his many fights at the old Boston Garden displayed at the West End Museum Members Gallery located at 150 Staniford Street. Featuring photos of the boxing champ’s matches, the exhibit is free and open to the public...

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Guest Speakers Dominate NEWRA Monthly Meeting

September 22, 2014
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Last week’s North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) monthly meeting did not have any voting requests on the agenda. Instead the agenda had three guest speakers. North Bennet Street School President Miguel Gomez-Ibanez discuss the school’s interest in the Department of Transportation Building at 128 North Street. MassDOT has announced that they will be conducting...

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NBSS Seeks 128 North Street for Expansion

September 22, 2014
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MassDOT is planning a public meeting in October to discuss the Request For Proposals (RFP) for 128 North Street, North End, the Summer Tunnel Administrative Building. One potential organization seeking to purchase the property that is comprised of slightly more than 6,500 total square feet on four levels including a basement is the North...

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Police Make 15 Arrests in the North End During August

September 22, 2014
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District A-1 Boston Police made 15 arrests during the month of August in the North End. This is apparently the highest number of arrests made in the community over a 30 day period that anyone can remember. Arrests included drug possession and sales, receiving stolen property, affray (fights on the streets), larceny over $200,...

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NEAA 20u Dodgers Win

September 11, 2014
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NEAA 20u Dodgers Win

The NEAA 20u Dodgers won the 2014 BASE HITZ Championship by sweeping through the playoffs with a powerful display of pitching, defense and offense. The BASE HITZ league is the brain child of Robert Lewis Jr and pits some of the best teams in the area against each other. Teams from Lawrence, Lowell, South...

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