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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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NE/WE NSC Buona Sera Event Raises Close to $40,000

November 2, 2018
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Elected officials that were among the many dignitaries that attended the North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) recent fundraising celebration that raised nearly $40,000 to aid low income and senior citizens who turn to the Center for assistance. Attending were: Senator Joe Boncore, Representative Aaron Michlewitz and District Counselor Lydia Edwards. Bouna...
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NBSS Behind the Scenes Open House

November 2, 2018
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This weekend (Nov.2 and 3), North Bennet Street School (NBSS) will hold an Open House, a behind the scenes look at America’s first trade school. The tour includes the schools nine-full-time programs in traditional trades, live demonstrations in woodworking, jewelry making, musical instruments, bookbinding and viewing dozens of continuing education classes. Participants can also...
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Public Safety Meeting Set for November 1

November 2, 2018
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North End District A1 Boston Police Public Safety monthly meeting will be held at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street at 6 p.m. on Thursday, November 1. Police will present an update on Part One crimes for the month of October 2018, and answer questions posed by residents in attendance. The meeting...
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Opinion

November 2, 2018
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Knights proposed housing sails through the system Plans to build affordable senior housing at the Knights of Columbus Building, 41 North Margin Street, have been approved by the Boston Planning + Development Agency Board of Directors. The proposal sailed through the community process faster than a speeding bullet receiving basically full neighborhood support. Twenty-three...
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