Editorials

Study the Three Ballot Questions

Thursday, October 18, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

There are three questions on the ballot for the upcoming state election on Tuesday, November 6. The three are about as unrelated and disparate as one could imagine. The first question asks voters to adopt a proposed new law that would require minimum staffing by nurses in every hospital in the state. We have...
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Opinion

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

CARNIVAL OF DOGS A HOWLING SUCCESS This year’s TD Bank Carnival of Dogs, held in the North End side of The Greenway, was a howling success. Throughout the morning and afternoon, the park was filled with pets and their owners with a wide range of vendors offering canine goodies and products. The festival fetched...
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Opinion

Thursday, September 20, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

Artificial turf planned       at Puopolo Park Several community meetings have been held regarding many improvements to Langone Field, Puopolo Park and other public areas along the Commercial Street complex. Plans for the renovations were presented by the City of Boston Parks and Recreation Department, at each meeting and basically agreed on by residents that...
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Massachusetts Needs Gov Charlie Baker

Thursday, September 20, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

With the state primary election now concluded, the ballot for the state election in November has been set, providing voters with the opportunity to see how the candidates match up for the various offices. Many of these contests feature either newcomers to the political scene or candidates for higher office who have not been...
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Opinion

Monday, September 10, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

District A1 Police honors RUFF Responsible Urbanites For Fido (RUFF) received well-earned recognition for community services at National Night Out hosted by North End Against Drugs (NEAD), presented by Boston Police Department District A1. Captain William Fong presented the award to RUFF for their tireless efforts to create a North End dog Park in...
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Sen John McCain

Monday, September 10, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

In an era when cynicism and a lack of faith in our political leaders and institutions is at an all-time high — the roots of which can be traced back to the 1960s and the subsequent Watergate scandal — Sen. John McCain truly stood out as a man whose essential belief in the values...
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Opinion

Thursday, August 23, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

NSC provides many  neighborhood services ABCD’s North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NSC) located at 1 Michelangelo Street has become a vibrant place for senior citizens to go for many programs, activities, and holiday special lunches, usually provided by elected officials, neighborhood businesses and agencies. NSC also has a food bank that serves as...
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A Unique Opportunity for St Leonard’s Church

Thursday, August 23, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

Saint Leonard Parish has been presented with a unique opportunity requiring that we seize the moment and take advantage of it for such an opportunity might never come again. Six months ago, a generous benefactor from Florida offered to match dollar for dollar donations to  Saint Leonard’s renovation, up to one million dollars, his...
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Healthcare for All

Thursday, August 23, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

There are many opinions on the types of healthcare Americans should have access to. Republicans in Congress believe we’re all on our own. I believe we’re all in this together. And I firmly believe that healthcare is a right, not a privilege. That’s why I support single-payer healthcare: we need Medicare for all, and...
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Dementia-Reporting Bill Will Help Us All

Thursday, August 23, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

Gov. Charlie Baker signed into law a landmark bill this past week that has been hailed as a first-in-the-nation effort to require that medical professionals undergo training in the diagnosis, treatment, and care of patients with Alzheimer’s and other forms of dementia. The legislation also requires physicians who have diagnosed Alzheimer’s in a patient...
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