Archive for February, 2015

Park Improvements

February 25, 2015
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Park Improvements

A community meeting regarding improvements to the North End parks will be held by the Greenway Conservancy on Wednesday, February 25 at 6:30pm in the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street. Information will also be provided on programs being offered in the parks in 2015 and a briefing on six parcels of land...
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Watch for Falling Ice

February 25, 2015
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Watch for Falling Ice


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Greenway Holds Public Art Community Meeting February 24

February 25, 2015
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The Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway Conservancy in partnership with the Wharf District will hold a public community meeting, tonight, Tuesday, February 24 from 5:30 to 7:30pm at the Boston Harbor Hotel, 70 Rowes Wharf. Preview renderings of Boston’s most ambitious public art project ever and have questions answered by the Greenway Conservancy staff and...
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March Activities at West End Library

February 25, 2015
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March will be a busy month at the West End library, 151 Cambridge Street. The library has scheduled films, a lecture, a book discussion, a concert and many ongoing programs. For details call 617-523-3957. Irish Heritage Month  Film Series –. Sponsored by the Friends of the West End Branch Library. March 4th   Run &...
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BLC Celebrates 40th Anniversary

February 25, 2015
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Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) is celebrating its 40th anniversary of working to safeguard the character of the City of Boston from iconic downtown buildings to vibrant neighborhoods. BLC was established in 1975 to identify and protect historic buildings, structures, areas, and sites, review development and demolition activities affecting old properties, provide public information and...
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Residents and Community Groups Should Support Short-Term Rental Legislation

February 25, 2015
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North End/Waterfront residents and community groups are apparently getting on the bandwagon, supporting their State Representative Bill that would put in place regulations for short-term residential rentals.  The legislation would empower cities and towns to inspect potential short-term residential units for safety code violations, instruct the Department of Housing and Community Development to keep...
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Obituaries 02-24-2015

February 25, 2015
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Mary Ania North End resident Mary C. (D’Ippolito) Ania of Boston’s North End died on February 9. The beloved wife of the late Francesco Ania, she was the loving sister of the late Marion, Vivian, Domenic, Peter and Father Donald O.F.M. She is survived by  two nieces, Daria Bartolucci of Boston and Mary Sturzo...
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North End Public Safety Committee Meeting on March 5

February 25, 2015
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Boston Police District A-1 and the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) will hold their next North End Public Safety meeting to report on Part 1 crimes over the past 30 days. Crime numbers will be a comparison of the numbers reported during the same frame as last year. The public meeting offers residents and...
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NEWRA Parks and Open Space Committee to Discuss Cutillo Park

February 25, 2015
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Several issues relating to the North End will be discussed at the next North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Parks and Open Spaces Committee monthly meeting. Some of the topics will include the status of Paul Revere Mall (Prado) and what plans does the City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department have to tackle the...
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Boston Landmarks 40th Anniversary Events

February 23, 2015
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Boston Landmarks 40th Anniversary Events

A series of free events will be scheduled throughout 2015 to celebrate the 40th anniversary of the Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC), according to the City of Boston. The series will feature four seasonal programs celebrating the city’s historic places and the progress made during the past four decades to protect and enhance Boston’s unique...
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