Archive for May, 2015

Nempac’s Peter Pan Jr.

Nempac’s Peter Pan Jr.

North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) Children’s Theatre Troupe performed Peter Pan Jr. at the Improv Asylum on Hanover Street.
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Dry Dock

Dry Dock

USS Constitution enters Dry Dock 1 in Charlestown Navy Yard to commence a multi-year planned restoration period. This is Constitution’s first time in dry dock since its 1992-1996 restoration. (U.S. Navy photo by Mass Communication Specialist 2nd Class Peter Melkus/Released)
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Arts Ambassadors

Arts Ambassadors

The Greenway Conservancy currently has a talented group of Arts Ambassadors (volunteers) suited in unmistakable orange t-shirts who will be present through the summer to answer questions and provide opportunities for engagement with the new Echeinan sculpture located in the park.
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Bostonians Used Same Amount of Water in 2014 as in 1900

The battle against wasted water has been won, according to officials at the City and state levels – who note, and astonishingly so, that Boston used the same amount of water in 2014 as it did in 1900. In news regarding water conservation, the Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) and the MWRA revealed...
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Hennessey Wins NEWNC Election Tiebreaker

May 28, 2015
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Several recounts were conducted by members of the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) to determine an apparent tie for the Council’s sixth and final seat on the community volunteer group. Each time, both Sean Hennessey and Luigi Natale came out the same with each candidate still even at 135 votes each. However, several of...
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NEWNC Committee Concentrating on Prado Repairs

May 28, 2015
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Residents that would like to participate in the preservation of local parks and open spaces should join or be a part of the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Parks and Open Spaces Committee which is actively working with the City of Boston and other agencies to clean up and make repairs to North End...
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NEWNC/Boston Police Public Safety Meeting

May 28, 2015
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The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) Boston Police Public Safety monthly meeting will be held on Thursday, June 4 at 6pm in the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street. The meeting offers local residents the opportunity to discuss crime related issues directly with District A-1 Boston Police. Police will also present Part One...
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Thank You Boston EMS

In honor of National EMS Week, May 17 – 23, I would like to recognize the men and women of Boston Emergency Medical Service—public safety professionals who have a truly remarkable lifesaving impact. National EMS Week brings together communities and medical personnel to highlight safety and honor the dedication of those who provide vital day-to-day...
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Downtown View:Recycle City

We can get pretty depressed at the precarious state of the environment and the steps public officials are not taking to remedy the problem. Even more depressing are the climate change deniers, the clean coal boosters, the natural gas pipeline aficionados and the people who lack concern about fossil fuels damaging our air and...
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NEWNC Deserve Support and Respect

All the votes have been counted and six North End residents have been reelected or elected to serve two-year terms on the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) an advisory board that works with City Hall and local elected officials. The 12-member body is charged with the responsibility of protecting the neighborhood from over development,...
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