Rep. Michlewitz supports Drug Discount Bill

June 5, 2010
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Ward III State Representative Aaron Michlewitz (North End/Waterfront) and his colleagues in the House passed legislation that would allow consumers to take advantage of prescription drug discounts in an effort to lower medical costs. “The cost of prescription drugs are increasingly becoming more and more unaffordable for consumers,” Michlewitz said. “With this bill, Massachusetts...

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Commercial Street hazmat vehicle route stalled

June 5, 2010
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A controversial move allowing hazmat vehicles a new route up and down Commercial Street to gain access to Interstate 93 is on hold, at least for now. Actually the new route went into effect on Monday, May 17, but a 45-day extension has been granted to the City of Boston by the federal government...

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Majors entering final weeks of divisional play

June 5, 2010
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It’s well past the midway point of the 2010 North End Athletic Association/Nazzaro Community Center Majors baseball season and the games continue to be exciting and competitive. In just a few weeks, the league will begin its playoff season with all five teams participating in post-season play to crown this year’s baseball championship team....

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The awakening of the city council

Tuesday afternoon in the Council Chambers at city hall, 1:00 p.m. marks the time when the Boston City Council regains some of its lost relevancy as it takes up the first of a number of measures dealing with the firefighter arbitration ruling. That recent ruling giving Boston’s firefighters a 19% raise amounting to $20,000...

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Obituaries 06-02-2010

Olga Capossela North End resident Olga (Baldassari) Capossela of Boston’s North End died on May 19. She was 91 years old. She was the beloved wife of the late Carmine; devoted mother of Marguerite and her husband, Angelo Buonopane, of the North End, Josephine Amatucci of Wolfboro, NH, Domenic Capossela of the North End,...

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Eight North End/Nazzaro Center students accepted to Boston Latin

Eight North End/Nazzaro Center students accepted to Boston Latin

By Phil Orlandella Several Nazzaro Center members and North End students have passed this year’s Boston Latin School exam and will attend the elite school this coming September 2010. If all goes well, Max Agin, Solomon Taieb, Jenny Peterlin, TJ Shea, CJ Valdez, Aimee Chan and Julia Vitello will be a part of the...

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Clean Streets Committee on top of all the issues

Clean Streets Committee on top of all the issues

By Phil Orlandella NEWRA Clean Streets Committee at last week’s monthly meeting formed a sub-committee to nominate local residents and businesses to receive the group’s "Good Neighbor" Award for their efforts to keep the neighborhood clean. The award recognizes those who continuously clean the sidewalk and curbs in front of their place of residence...

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North End Movie Filming Begins Tomorrow, May 26

North End Movie Filming Begins Tomorrow, May 26

By Phil Orlandella Numbers Productions, Inc. will begin filming several movie scenes on North End streets on Wednesday and Thursday, May 26 & 27. Filming will take place from 7am to 2am. Set-up for the movie entitled "What’s Your Number?" took place this past Monday and Tuesday. In conjunction with city officials, the production...

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NEAA/Nazzaro Center Majors completes third week of competition

By Phil Orlandella Some exciting baseball games were played last week at Langone Park during the NEAA/Nazzaro Center Majors third week of competition. Tigers 8-Red Sox 2 In a rematch of last year’s championship series the Tigers got some revenge by knocking the Red Sox from the unbeaten ranks with a 8-2 win over...

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The Boston Celtics

Many a betting lad in the North End watched with wonder Saturday night as the Celtics, 3-point favorites, destroyed the Orlando Magic, beating them by almost 30 points. The Celtics appear on the verge of heading into the finals where they will likely face the Los Angeles Lakers. The Celtics have proven that a...

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Obituaries 05-26-2010

Barbara Assenzo Of New Hampshire, formerly of the North End Barbara P. Assenzo of Nashua, NH, formerly of the North End of Boston, died on May 17. She was a very loving and giving person who made a difference in all the lives she touched. She was the beloved daughter of the late Benjamin...

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