Archive for November, 2018

New Community Center Relocation, Programming Public Meeting Held

November 2, 2018
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New Community Center Relocation, Programming Public Meeting Held

Finding a suitable location to house a new North End Community Center, either the ground up construction, or even possible space to renovate, has become a major endeavor in the North End/Waterfront. Working closely with the Boston Public Facilities Department and the Boston Center for Youth Services Department, residents want to tackle this issue...
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North End Voters Still Have Early Voting Option

November 2, 2018
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North End voters can cast their ballots in the Commonwealth’s general election at their assigned polling locations on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6, or take advantage of early voting that ends on Nov. 2. Republican Charlie Baker will be seeking a second term as governor in the race against Democratic candidate Jay Gonzales, who...
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BPDA Approves Compact Living Two-Year Pilot Program

November 2, 2018
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Creating clear guidelines for new residential units that are smaller in size than typical units will be examined through a two-year pilot program that has been approved by the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA). The new policy aims to increase options for housing in response to growing demands, promote sustainable development, encourage innovation,...
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North End Library Programs

November 2, 2018
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Th North End Library located at 25 Parmenter St. announces the following programs. EVENTS FOR ADULTS Friday Films: Pre-Code Hollywood Friday    Nov 2    1 pm   Dinner at Eight (1933) Friday    Nov 9     1 pm    Miracle Woman (1931) Friday    Nov 16     1 pm   Gabriel Over the Whitehouse (1933) Friday    Nov 30      1 pm   I’m No...
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Community News

November 2, 2018
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North End Lodge #2996 Formed Newly formed North End Lodge #2996 Sons and Daughters of Italy, was recently instituted in conjunction with the election of officers at Saint Leonard’s Church. Following the ceremonies, a get together of members and invited guests was held at the Fisherman’s Club on Lewis Street. NEWNC Monthly Meeting The...
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In Brief

November 2, 2018
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BWSC Nails Top Honors Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) has been given top honors from the Association of Metropolitan Water Management. The award recognized BWSC for work on water utility management, leadership to achieve a balance of innovative and successful efforts in the areas of economic, social and environmental subjects. Resources to improve...
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Millennium Partners Break Ground on Winthrop Center

November 2, 2018
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Millennium Partners broke ground Wednesday, Oct. 24, on the approximately $1.35 billion Winthrop Center, which at 691-feet will be the fourth tallest building in the city and the tallest structure in Downtown Crossing when it opens in 2022. The skyscraper will be erected on the site of a former city-owned garage in Winthrop Square,...
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North Ender Named to SPARK Boston Council

November 2, 2018
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North End resident Dani Niro has been named one of 40 Boston residents to serve for 12-months on Mayor Martin Walsh is 2018-19 SPARK Boston Council. Members of SPARK will work to open up new lines of communication between young adults and leaders in City government. They will advise the Mayor on issues affecting...
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NEMPAC Help Celebrate Italian Heritage Month

November 2, 2018
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North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC), in honor of Italian Heritage Month, performed a free performance series featuring professional artists at the North End Library. The celebration of Italian American Heritage Month featured classical Italian instrumental and vocal pieces, featuring some of NEMPAC’s talented faculty members with Italian treats provided by Friends...
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MassDOT Proposes Temporary Bridge to Ease Traffic Flow

November 2, 2018
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A deal is being finalized by MassDOT regarding building a temporary bridge along the city-owned North Washington Street Bridge which carries traffic to and from the North End and Charlestown, without impacting the overall budget of $177 million project. A temporary bridge will reportedly, help optimize the schedule of work and reduced the project’s...
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