Archive for October, 2017

Halloween Parade

October 31, 2017
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Halloween Parade

The Madonna Della Cava Society hosted North End families at its 66th Annual Outdoor Halloween Party on Saturday, October 28, 2017.
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Back to Back North End Halloween Parties Today

October 31, 2017
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By Phil Orlandella If residents can time it correctly, they can take in two exciting Halloween events in the North End back to back, tonight, Tuesday, October 31. The Recovery Outreach Community (ROC) Teen Saturday program will host its 12th annual Haunted Halloween Carnival, October 31 from  2 to 5 p.m. in the Nazzaro...
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Mayor Walsh Wooing Amazon to Locate New Headquarters in Boston

October 31, 2017
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By Phil Orlandella One of the sites that Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh and Revere Mayor Brian Arrigo are wooing Amazon to move their second corporate headquarters is to Suffolk Downs in East Boston and Revere, the same site that got shot down for a major casino. In partnership the two cities have formally...
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Paul Revere Mall (Prado) Project Riding Forward

October 31, 2017
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By Phil Orlandella Members of the project team that have been assigned to the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) improvement project held their second and last community meeting before the final bid for the development of the historic Freedom Trail leading to the Old North Church and the Copps Hill Burial Ground, a stone throw...
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Suffolk University Student Captures National Italian American Foundation Photography Award

October 31, 2017
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Suffolk University student Nicole Cacchiotti’s eagle eye for expressions of love led to her being chosen the grand prize winner of the fifth annual National Italian American Foundation photography competition, themed “That’s Amore.” Her winning photo was selected from among more than 150 submitted by amateur and professional photographers from around the world. The...
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Greenway Conservancy Receives $1.4 Million Gift from the Lynch Foundation to Fund North End Gardens and Park Improvements

October 31, 2017
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The Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy today announced a $1.4 million grant from The Lynch Foundation. In recognition of this support, a completely renovated garden space will honor Carolyn Lynch, an avid gardener, who passed away in 2015. The robustly planted boxwood garden, located adjacent to the North End, will offer four-season interest, and will...
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Boston Harbor Now/Arbella Insurance Host Free Military Cruise

October 31, 2017
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By Phil Orlandella Boston Harbor Now, a non-profit partner of the Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park has once again coordinated their efforts to sponsor a Military Historic Harbor Cruise with the Arbella Insurance Foundation by sponsoring a cruise of the Harbor Islands for veterans and their families. The special cruise honors veterans...
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Wharf District Council Hosts “A Conversation with Mayor Marty Walsh”

October 31, 2017
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The Wharf District Council hosted Mayor Marty Walsh at their annual meeting held at the New England Aquarium.         The Wharf District Council (WDC) is a 501(C)4 non-profit neighborhood organization, recognized by the Mayor’s Office and the City of Boston as representing the community on matters relating to planning, development, construction, programming...
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$4.5 Million Renovation Project Planned for NE Recreational Area along Commercial Street

October 31, 2017
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By Phil Orlandella Boston Parks and Recreation Department held the first of several meetings last week at the Nazzaro Community Center to solicit suggestions for a $4.5 million renovation of several parks, a playground, bocce courts, basketball court, flooding, access to lighting, relocation, new grass, artificial grass, batting cage, electrical outlets and additional storage...
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A Hard Day’s Knights

October 31, 2017
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By Carl Ameno  Chess, the only board game that depends solely on skill and virtually no luck, has been in existence almost since civilization began. Having been around for so long, it’s a wonder that it took until now for eleven members of the Nazzaro Center to become the first ever North End contingent...
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