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Week of July 16th

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    Week of July 16th - Caught In Southie
    Light it up! Boston police invite you out to meet your neighbors and unite to "light up the streets, light up the night." All participants will receive a flashlight! We also hear the BPD ice cream truck will be serving up Hoodsies! This neighborhood event takes place on Orton Marotta Way on Tuesday, July 17th at 7:30pm.
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The Board of Appeals yesterday approved a six...

The Board of Appeals yesterday approved a six-story, 24-unit apartment building on Dorchester Avenue where it enters Andrew Square. Developer Christopher Roche's building would include ground-floor restaurant space. The building will have no parking, both because of its location on the other side of the square from the Red Line stop. The BPDA approved the project last month. Of the 24 apartments, 22 would be one-bedroom units between 502 and 581 square feet and two studios of less than 345 square feet. Four of the units will be marketed as affordable. Nobody spoke in opposition to the proposal; representatives of several elected officials said the local civic association is looking forward to the replacement of the current auto-glass garage as a way of helping to revive Andrew Square.

    New apartments, restaurant space approved for Andrew Square
    The Board of Appeals yesterday approved a six-story, 24-unit apartment building on Dorchester Avenue where it enters Andrew Square. Developer Christopher Roche's building would include ground-floor restaurant space.
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The Davis Cos., Chinese Consolidated Benevole...

The Davis Cos., Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association of New England, and Boston Chinese Evangelical Church got the green light for a three-building complex on Shawmut Avenue that will include 536 apartments and condos — at least 139 of them set aside for low- and moderate-income residents — along with a new church, community space, and a park. The partnership between Davis — a large, for-profit developer — and the pair of Chinatown nonprofits was a way to combine efforts and transform a full block of the formerly industrial area where the South End and Chinatown meet.

    Two South End apartment complexes, including a 'millennial resort,' win approval - The Boston Globe
    Two apartment developments in the South End are poised to move forward after winning approval from the Boston Planning & Development Agency Thursday evening.
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    We are conducting a Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) Lottery for 2 Income Restricted Rental at 728 East Broadway in South Boston! Please visit our website for more info and to request an...
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BPDA Approves 200-204 Old Colony Ave. Development

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    BPDA Approves 200-204 Old Colony Ave. Development - Caught In Southie
    In a blink of an eye, the Old Colony Avenue is rapidly transforming from old warehouses and factory buildings into residential developments complete with restaurants and retail. The Boston Planning Development Agency has approved the plans for 200 Old Colony Ave to replace the Notre Dame Education Center with a six-story building complete with 49 residential units ...
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The Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon: Ready, set, go!

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    The Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon: Ready, set, go! - Caught In Southie
    On your mark, get set, go! Compete in a triathlon right in your own backyard - Southie! The Columbia Threadneedle Investments Boston Triathlon will feature a weekend of events on July 21st and July 22nd and all the action happens along the beaches on Day Boulevard!
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    We are conducting a Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) Lottery for 5 Income Restricted Condos for Artists at 110 Broad Street in Boston! Please visit our website for more info and to...
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South Boston AWVC names Bryan Bishop Director of Parade Operations

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    South Boston AWVC names Bryan Bishop Director of Parade Operations - Caught In Southie
    We've come a long way, baby! After decades of controversy about allowing openly gay groups to march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade, the South Boston Allied War Veteran Council - the group that organizes the parade, has appointed Bryan Bishop - founder and CEO of OutVets and a Us Air Force Retiree - as ...
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Community Meeting 7/17 come out to Flaherty P...

Community Meeting 7/17 come out to Flaherty Park! This is an exciting park renovation project, many in the area use the outdoor gym equipment and playground making this a vibrant outdoor space in our developing area. Share your thoughts if you workout here, bring your children or just relax under the tree!

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    Community Meeting 7/17 come out to Flaherty Park! This is an exciting park renovation project, many in the area use the outdoor gym equipment and playground making this a vibrant outdoor space in...
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“This is a demonstration that we have moved f...

“This is a demonstration that we have moved forward,” Dave Falvey, the commander of the South Boston Allied War Veterans Council, told the Globe. “It’s a different council, it’s a different parade.” The hiring of Bryan Bishop, a founder and chief executive officer of OUTVETS, a group formed in 2014 to honor the service of lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer military veterans, is a major turning point for an organization that had for years kept veterans in the LGBTQ community from marching in the parade.

    Leader of LGBTQ veterans group will oversee South Boston St. Patrick's Day Parade - The Boston Globe
    The leader of a organization representing veterans who identify as LGBTQ will oversee planning for next year's South Boston's St. Patrick's Day Parade, marking a dramatic break in an annual event that gained national notoriety for efforts to bar gay veterans from marching.
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Weekend Picks – July 13th

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    Weekend Picks - July 13th - Caught In Southie
    Play: Grab the family and join the South Boston Neighborhood House and Save the Harbor/Save the Bay for a day at the beach on Friday, July 13th from 10am-2pm at Carson Beach. There will be fishing, clamming, giant beach volleyball, football, soccer, kite flying,kayaking and a bbq! Wowee! Stop by!
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    Bruins to Host Anthem Singer Auditions for the 2018-19 Season
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"The city’s first responders logged thousands...

"The city’s first responders logged thousands of ambulance runs and administered lifesaving Narcan at a record pace last year as Boston emerged as a mecca for out-of-town opioid addicts, shocking new statistics show. Police and medical experts warn that 2018 could be just as bad with no signs the drug epidemic is letting up... ...Ambulance crews recorded a staggering 3,557 “Narcotic Related Illness” transports to city hospitals last year, according to Boston Emergency Medical Services statistics — up from 2,848 the year before [a 20% increase in one year]... ...Narcan was administered 1,913 times last year, EMS reported. It was the highest tally for the overdose-reversing drug in the last five years — a factor that is credited with driving the number of opioid deaths down slightly to 187 in 2017 from 193 the year before in Boston, mirroring a similar statewide drop. Police believe cheap heroin — often laced with the even cheaper synthetic opioid fentanyl — is drawing addicts to Boston... ...But those EMS statistics, obtained by the Herald yesterday, show the Hub is a magnet for heroin users — with Massachusetts Avenue’s so-called Methadone Mile in the South End the epicenter of the epidemic."

    Statistics reveal record pace for Narcan use, opioid ambulance runs in Boston
    The city's first responders logged thousands of ambulance runs and administered lifesaving Narcan at a record pace last year as Boston emerged as a mecca for out-of-town opioid addicts, shocking new statistics show.Police and medical experts warn that 2018 could be just as bad with no signs the drug epidemic is letting up."We're not out of the woods.
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Driver dies after crash in Southie

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    Driver dies after crash in Southie - Caught In Southie
    A driver died Wednesday morning when his car was pinned underneath a tractor-trailer during a crash in Southie. According to police, the driver of the car ran a red light. The crash happened at the intersection of Haul Road from the Mass Pike at Exit 25/South Boston.
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Caught in Southie: Mark Wahlberg

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    Caught in Southie: Mark Wahlberg - Caught In Southie
    Often mistaken for being from Southie, Dorchester native Mark Wahlberg was spotted dining at Strega Waterfront over the weekend! According to the Boston Herald's Inside Track, Wahlberg and his entourage (see what we did there?) enjoyed a meal on the patio! They were also spotted taking a stroll in Fort Point.
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Letter to the Editor from Noreen Rosher

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    Letter to the Editor from Noreen Rosher - Caught In Southie
    On Tuesday, September 4th, we will be voting to elect our next State Representative, and I will be proud to cast my vote for David Biele. David Biele has lived in this community his entire life, and he understands the issues facing its residents. The thing that sets David apart in this election is his ...
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Flynn Holds South Boston Office Hours

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    Flynn Holds South Boston Office Hours - Caught In Southie
    BOSTON - Boston City Councilor Ed Flynn will take his Neighborhood Office Hours program to the Cranberry Cafe, located at 704 East Broadway, this Saturday, July 14th from 1pm-2:30pm. Residents are encouraged to bring constituent and neighborhood issues directly to Councilor Flynn and his staff.
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Lashing out: Boston Lash

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    Lashing out: Boston Lash - Caught In Southie
    Get ready to bat those lashes! Southie now has a new lash extension studio - Boston Lash! This quaint but chic studio has opened its doors at 509 East First Street and is here to help you enhance your natural beauty one lash at a time!
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