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Residents Feted at Annual Valentine’s Day Party

Residents Feted at Annual Valentine’s Day Party

State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz handed out roses to the group.

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Collins Named NEWRA Good Neighbor

February 14, 2018
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Collins Named NEWRA Good Neighbor

North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) has selected George Collins of Unity Street as the first 2018 Good Neighbor of the Year. He was named to receive the community award for actively cleaning the sidewalk and curb area in front of his home. NEWRA Committee Chair Janet Gilardi presented Collins the community award calling George,...

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Four Local Organizations Set to Receive Art Grants

February 14, 2018
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Four art organizations operating in the North End and Downtown Waterfront community will receive grants funded by the Boston Cultural Council. A total of $472, 955 in funding is being provided by the City of Boston and Mass Cultural Council to support 181 arts organizations projects. Receiving grants are: The Paul Revere Memorial Association,...

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Proposal to Install ‘Digital Urban Panels’ at T Stations Meets with Strong Opposition

February 14, 2018
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A capacity crowd was on hand at the State Transportation Building on Thursday, Feb. 8, when the Massachusetts Department of Transportation’s (MassDOT) Office of Outdoor Advertising reviewed an application to install multiple “digital urban panels” at four MBTA stations. Boston-based Outfront Media, LLC, represented by John Mahoney, the company’s director of business development, filed...

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NEWNC Discusses Several Neighborhood Issues

February 14, 2018
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There were no official voting items on the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) agenda at its February 12 monthly meeting held in the Nazzaro Community Center. However, NEWNC conducted several interesting presentations related to the neighborhood, including short-term rentals, The Greenway Conservancy, plans to renovate the recreational area along Commercial Street and a study...

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North End Library Programs

North End Branch Boston Public Library 25 Parmenter St. Boston (617) 227-8135 EVENTS FOR ADULTS Friday Films: Films Set in Boston Friday February 16    2 pm    Starting Over (1979 / 105 minutes) Friday February 23    2 pm  The Boston Strangler (1968 / 116 minutes) Computer Instruction for Adults by Appointment – ongoing by appointment...

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Public Safety Meeting Report

Boston Police District A-1 provided North End / Waterfront residents an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents at the February 2018 North End Public Safety Meeting. Aggravated Assaults (2) Jan. 13 –  on Commercial Street: Domestic violence incident. Jan. 18  and Jan. 28 on Cooper Street: Domestic violence incidents. Auto Theft (1) At 218...

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RUFF Newsletter

February is a short month, but the winter season feels long. We hope all our members are enjoying the time in the new RUFF North End Dog park. For folks that may not know about RUFF, we ask that you please share the RUFF group information: INFO@RUFFBoston.org, on Instagram (ruffnorthend) and Facebook (RUFF North...

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Ward 3 Democrats to Caucus, Feb 24

February 14, 2018
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Boston’s Ward 3 Democratic Committee will hold its 2018 caucus on Saturday, February 24 at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street to select delegates for the Massachusetts Democratic Convention that will be held at the DCU Center in Worcester. The convention will be held on Saturday, June 2. Democrats from across the...

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NEAD Bingo Raises Over $2,000

February 14, 2018
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Over 50 people participated in the January 28 North End Against Drugs (NEAD) annual Bingo fundraiser held in the Nazzaro Community Center that raised $2,100 for youth, families and teens programs for the neighborhood. “Once again, the members of the Board worked tirelessly to put together a great event,” NEAD President John Romano said....

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