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Memorial Dedication Held in Honor of the 1st Italian American Boston Patrolman Killed in the Line of Duty

October 11, 2011
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Memorial Dedication Held in Honor of the 1st Italian American Boston Patrolman Killed in the Line of Duty

A special memorial dedication was held last week in the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) in honor of Patrolman Andrew B. Cuneo who back in 1921 was the first Italian American Boston Police Officer killed in the line of duty attempting to disarm a man of Hanover Street. While in the North End, Officer Cuneo...

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NEWNC Monthly Meeting Set for October 12

October 11, 2011
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Tomorrow night’s North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council monthly meeting (Oct. 12) agenda includes a presentation by Boston Water and Sewer Commission on an upcoming project in the neighborhood. The community meeting will also contain three voting items. Hanover Street Nominee Trust has filed applications with the City of Boston Board of Appeal seeking to subdivide...

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Team Nazzaro Vs. Breast Cancer-Round 2

Team Nazzaro Vs. Breast Cancer-Round 2

Members of the Nazzaro Center’s Teen Program will be raising funds again this year for the “Susan G. Komen Passionately Pink for the Cure” endeavor to help battle breast cancer. Inaugurated last fall as a way for female members of the Nazzaro Center’s youth program to actively participate in a cause they believe strongly...

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Council Resolution Would Regulate Commercial Trash Pick-up Time

October 4, 2011
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Council Resolution Would Regulate Commercial Trash Pick-up Time

Many individuals and community groups have contacted elected officials regarding noisy business trash pick-up taking place throughout the night. Residents from the North End, Back Bay, Beacon Hill, the Leather District and Chinatown are disturbed literally in the middle of the night by trucks emptying dumpsters at 3 or 4 o’clock in the morning....

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Fall Health Tips for Children and Teens

October 4, 2011
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Fall Health Tips for Children and Teens

Now that North End children and teenagers are back at school and hitting the playing field it’s a good time to review some fall safety and health tips for kids and teens. North End Waterfront Health’s pediatrician, Dr. David Tortorella, says a few simple tips will keep everyone in the family happy and healthy...

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Boston Police Combating Motor Vehicle Break-ins

October 4, 2011
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Area A-1 Boston Police have mounted a “Leave It and Lose It” brochure campaign in an effort to reduce motor vehicle break-ins. The brochure is a cautionary reminder advising motorists not to leave vehicles unlocked, do not leave keys in the ignition and do not leave vehicles idling and unattended. The brochure, which has...

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Everyone Loves a Parade

The Columbus Day Parade will begin at 1:00 p.m. on Sunday October 9 following the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park’s annual family friendly activities at the park. The parade will begin about 1:00 p.m., following a brief ceremony and wreath laying by Mayor Menino at the statue of Columbus. The parade, which begins at...

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NEAA Youth Soccer

September 27, 2011
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NEAA Youth Soccer

About 60-70 youth registered for the Soccer Program which will take place at both Langone and Puopolo Parks on Commercial Street.

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Monica’s Receives Good Neighbor Award

September 27, 2011
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Monica’s Receives Good Neighbor Award

The North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association Clean Streets Committee recently presented  their “Good Neighbor” Award to Monica’s on Richmond Street. Each month the committee selects a local business that continuously helps keep the neighborhood clean by sweeping the sidewalk and curb in front of their place of business. Committee members presented the award to Jorge...

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NEAD Community Awards Banquet/October 21

September 27, 2011
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North End Against Drugs (NEAD) is seeking nominations for its Community Awards Banquet. “Nominees must be deserving individuals, businesses or organizations who have made  living, working or playing in the North End better,” President John Romano said. Only one person can be nominated in each category. Form on page 8. The Banquet is scheduled...

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