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ABCD NE/WE NSC Celebrates Independence Day

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) held its Independence Day Party to celebrate America’s birthday. Special guests included Rep. Aaron Michlewitz, who visited with his constituents and passed out flags in honor of the day, as well as City Councilor Lydia Edwards who brought cupcakes.  As usual, Victor Brogna, advisory...

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NEAA Individual Baseball Awards are Announced

July 13, 2018
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Following a successful North End Athletic Association (NEAA) Little League (Majors) Baseball season, awards were presented in special categories after the All-Star Game played at Langone Field between the James Gannon and Anthony Reppucci designed team. Baseball Commissioner Ralph Martignetti and baseball Coordinator John Romano presented the plaques and trophies. Regular Season MVP-Richard Bova,...

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NEMPAC Brings Summer Concert Series to the Greenway

The North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is thrilled to announce that their Summer Concert Series will return this year and use The Greenway as their stage for the very first time, with their Jazz in the Park concerts on July 17th, July 24th, and July 31st, Tuesday evenings, beginning at 6:00 pm and ending at...

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News and Notes

July 13, 2018
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Mayor Walsh’s Fiscal Year 2019 Budget         The Fiscal Year 2019 (FY 19) budget submitted by Mayor Martin Walsh was unanimously approved by the Boston City Council, building on the Walsh Administration’s record of presenting a balance, sustainable and proactive budget investing in the needs of the growing city. The $3.29 billion recommended budget represents...

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Friends of Heritage Park Launch Series on The Greenway July 25

July 13, 2018
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Friends of Heritage Park on The Greenway have launched a new innovative monthly series celebrating “What Unites Us.” The series is a collaborative program to celebrate the immigration experience, build community and cross-cultural understanding and promote healthy living. Each 1.5-hour sessions will honor a different part of the world and include a speaking program...

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Mayor’s North End Coffee Hour Rescheduled to July 17

July 13, 2018
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Boston Neighborhood Service Liaison Maria Lanza has advised that the Mayor’s North End Coffee Hour has been rescheduled to Tuesday, July 17 from 9:30 AM to 10:30 AM at Christopher Columbus Park. Boston Mayor Martin Walsh and representatives from several city departments will participate in the community event, presenting information on neighborhood city’s Christ...

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Community News

NEAA Baseball Game Rescheduled The NEAA 8-9-year-old Baseball All-Star Team visit to Berwick, Maine to compete with Berwick’s 8-9-year-old All-Star Baseball Team has been rescheduled to Thursday, July 12 at 6 PM. RUFF Upcoming Events Responsible Urbanites For Fido (RUFF) has scheduled many events during the month of July. Saturday, July 14 at 9...

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Greenway Gala

Greenway Gala

Last week’s 10th  annual Greenway Gala was attended and supported by over 400 guests. Co-chaired by Mike Carragher of VHB and Jay Hooley of State Street,   the event raised over $500,000 in support of the Greenway Conservancy. Mayor Martin  J. Walsh joined to make the award presentation  to Gala honoree Peter Lynch and...

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Mayor Inks Short-Term Rental Ordinance

June 28, 2018
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Mayor Inks Short-Term Rental Ordinance

In what came a no surprise, Mayor Martin Walsh signed a city-why ordinance establishing guidelines to better track and regulate short-term rentals in Boston. Originally filed by the Mayor, with amendments by the City Council, and conversations with residents, advocates and public private stakeholders, following a two-year careful study by the Walsh Administration the...

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Higher Parking Fines Proposed

June 28, 2018
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Major parking fines could be increased considerably if the Boston City Council approves a proposal by Boston Mayor Martin Walsh. 11 parking fines are being considered by the Council. The potential increases are relevant to resident permit parking tickets from $40 to $60 and no parking zones. Zone A area from $55 to $90,...

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