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

N.E. Basketball Bonanza North End Against Drugs (NEAD) and Representative Aaron Michlewitz will present the third annual North End Basketball Bonanza on Friday, November 16, from 6-10 p.m. at the Nazzaro Community Center. For details email [email protected] RUFF Dog Show RUFF will present the fourth annual Dog Show at the North End Dog Park...
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North Washington Street Bridge Off-Peak Lane Closures

Thursday, October 18, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

Work related activities are underway including utility operations on the 118-year-old North Washington Street Bridge, a $177 million project which carries traffic over Boston Harbor between the North End and Charlestown. Overnight off-peak temporary lane closures public meetings will be scheduled for project, according to MassDOT. The closures for the utility work will be...
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In Brief

Thursday, October 18, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

Faneuil Hall Costume Pet Parade A Faneuil Hall Pet Parade will be held on Saturday, October 20, starting at 12 p.m. with a parade and continuing right into a costume contest. RUFF has coordinated this early Halloween event that will award prizes for Best of Show, Best Group and Best Local Representation. Prize baskets...
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2019 Mayor’s Youth Council

Friday, October 5, 2018
By North End Regional Review Staff

A group of 85 high school-aged youth have been named members to Mayor Martin J. Walsh  2019 Mayor’s Youth Council, which advises the city on policy and programming. They were selected following an extensive application and interview process. Members come from all across the city and attend a variety of public, parochial, private and...
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Second Marijuana Applicant Proposes West End Dispensary

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Dan Murphy

The second applicant in a week unveiled its plans at the West End Museum to open a marijuana dispensary in the neighborhood during a meeting sponsored by the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services on Wednesday, Sept. 26. Garden Remedies intends to open an adult-use, recreational and medical facility, including retail space on the ground...
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Boston Early Voting Website Launched

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

Ensuring all voters are able to vote conveniently and on their own schedule, election officials have launched the “Vote Early Boston” website (boston.gov/early-voting), which provides important information regarding the City of Boston early voting initiative. Starting on Monday, Oct. 22, and continuing through Friday, Nov. 2, registered voters can cast a ballot for the...
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North Square Public Arts Project Delayed

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

The North Square public Art Project is proceeding slowly according to A + J Arts + Design. Work on the roads and paths around the area of the square enclosed by the chain will be completed in time for winter. Work on the area within the chain, where the public art will go, will...
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‘Memorize Best’ at NBSS

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

Friends of the North End Library and North Bennet Street School will sponsor a free program entitled “Memorize Best” a presentation by the renowned Neil A. Kuten. In this two hour program, Kuten teaches people memory techniques that work with names and other information. Registration is required. Verification of attendance is needed in order...
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NEWRA Good Neighbor Peter Baldassari

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Good Neighbor Award winner, Peter Baldassari frequently sweeps the sidewalk and curb on Hanover and Battery Streets. “Peter cleans and sweeps so thoroughly all the time,” NEWRA member and Good Neighbor Committee Chair Janet Gilardi said. When I spoke to Peter I asked him what has been instilled in...
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1768 Landing of the British Redcoats in Boston to be Reenacted on Oct 6

Friday, October 5, 2018
By Phil Orlandella

A reenactment of the 1768 Landing of the British Redcoats in Boston, a historical event, is set to take place over the Columbus Day Weekend. “Boston Occupied: An Insolent Parade”, is a re-enactment and commemoration of the 250th anniversary of when British troops landed in Boston in 1768, which began a seven-year occupation of...
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