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Board of appeal hearing

Case: BOA-464137, Address: 20 Ashburton Place, Ward 3 Applicant: Faros Properties

Case: BOA-821741 Address: 15 Snow Hill Street  , Ward 3 Applicant: Daniel Toscano

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Case: BOA-506994, Address: 24-26 Falcon Street, Ward 1 Applicant: Albert J Legee

Case: BOA-615910, Address: 55 West Fifth Street, Ward 6 Applicant: Marc LaCasse, Esq

Case: BOA-834289 Address: 91 Westland Avenue  , Ward 4 Applicant: Parkside Tower LLC (by Forest Properties Management Inc)

Case: BOA-789186  Address: 40 Rugg Road  , Ward 22 Applicant: Rugg Realty Trust by Rugg Road USL, LLC

Case: BOA-789187 Address: 80 Braintree Street  , Ward 22 Applicant: Braintree Realty Trust by Rugg Road USL, LLC

Case: BOA-799949 Address: 183 Savannah Avenue  , Ward 18 Applicant: Bertram Williamson

Case: BOA-799951 Address: 185-187 Savannah Avenue  , Ward 18 Applicant: Bertram Williamson

Case: BOA-821990 Address: 83 Dakota Street  , Ward 17 Applicant: Gideon Davis

Case: BOA-803716 Address: 241-243 Gallivan BLVD  , Ward 17  Applicant: Hermitao Rosa

Case: BOA-740765 Address: 12 Bloomington Street  , Ward 16 Applicant: Timothy Johnson

Case: BOA-740771 Address: 13 Mckone Street   , Ward 16  Applicant: Timothy Johnson

Case: BOA-740773 Address: 15 Mckone Street  , Ward 16 Applicant: Timothy Johnson

Case: BOA-812643 Address: 82 Woodrow Avenue  , Ward 14 Applicant: Boston Housing Stabilization LLC

Case: BOA-812644 Address: 86 Woodrow Avenue   , Ward 14 Applicant: Boston Housing Stabilization LLC

Case: BOA-812645 Address: 97 Woodrow Avenue   , Ward 14  Applicant: Boston Housing Stabilization LLC

Case: BOA-814983 Address: 36 Brookford Street   , Ward 13 Applicant: Robert Bulger

Case: BOA-804162 Address: 35 Nazing Street  , Ward 12 Applicant: Arthur Grupee

Case: BOA-803885  Address: 24 Westminster Avenue   , Ward 11Applicant: Troy Depeiza

Case: BOA-817801 Address: 16 Marmion Street  , Ward 11 Applicant: John Pulgini

Case: BOA-817843 Address: 165 Boylston Street   , Ward 11 Applicant: 165-167 Boylston Street, LLC

Case: BOA-802831 Address: 114 Hampden Street  , Ward 8 Applicant: Stan Walczak

Purpose: Propose 20 ancillary off-street parking for ALT660762 - 11 Newcomb Street. Giving ERT552590 - 1 Newcomb Street 362 SF to build a separate residential building.

Purpose: Propose 20 ancillary off-street parking for ALT660762 - 11 Newcomb Street. Giving ERT552590 - 1 Newcomb Street 362 SF to build a separate residential building.

Case: BOA-670793 Address: 1900 Washington Street  , Ward 8 Applicant: Daniel Toscano

Purpose: Existing 9-Units Residential and 1 Commercial Space. Giving 1 Newcomb Street 960 SF to build a separate residential building. Application to document overhang and means of egress to travel through proposed ERT552590 - 1 New-comb St (4'-0" passageway removed).

Case: BOA-815193 Address: 1808 Columbia Road  , Ward 7 Applicant: Robert Swirbalus

Case: BOA-827009 Address: 111 B Street  , Ward  6 Applicant: Steven Petitpas

Case: BOA-814954 Address: 375 Silver Street  , Ward 6  Applicant: Andrew Ruggiero

Case: BOA-822711 Address: 719-721 East Second Street  , Ward 6 Applicant: Timothuy Sheehan

Case: BOA-813877  Address: 441-445 Hanover  , Ward 3 Applicant: Anthony Virgilio

Case: BOA-801566  Address: 24-44 Kneeland Street  , Ward 3  Applicant: Albert Li

Case: BOA-826885 Address: 60 Chappie Street  , Ward  2 Applicant: Jesse MacDonald

...single family detached dwelling as filed on ERT794172 and Lot B shall be known as 486-490 Medford Street  for an attached three family townhouse unit designed building filed under ERT794188

Case: BOA-825473 Address: 173-177 Maverick Street   , Ward  1 Applicant: Maverick Orleans, LLC

...retail spaces and 6 residential units to 1 retail space and 9 residential units See 175 Maverick St. ALT810520 and 177 Maverick St ALT810521, this building to be know as 173-177 Maverick...

...units to 1 retail space and 9 residential units See 175 Maverick St. ALT810520 and 177 Maverick St ALT810521, this building to be know as 173-177 Maverick St. Add a 4th Story...

Case: BOA-745475, Address: 128 Selwyn Street  Ward: 20 , Applicant: David Knudsen

Case: BOA-790909, Address: 15 Whitford Street, Ward 18 Applicant: Patrick Mahoney

Case: BOA-807056, Address: 115 Wheatland Avenue  , Ward  17 Applicant: Oxbow Urban LLC

...be subdivided into two equal sized lots where the right side lot will be considered 113 Wheatland Ave and the left side lot will be considered 115 Wheatland Ave. A Single Family attached...

Case: BOA-807998, Address: 141-143 Glenway Street  Ward: 14, Applicant: Oxbow Urban LLC

Case: BOA-807044, Address: 12 Lorne Street  , Ward 14  Applicant: Oxbow Urban LLC

Article(s): 60(60-9: Lot width insufficient, Lot frontage insufficient & Building height (# of stories) excessive) Purpose: 21 Angell St, Ward 14 for the terms of the Boston Zoning Code (see Acts of 1956, c. 665) in the following respect: Variance Article(s): 10(10-1)

...attached Home with a party wall located on the lot line between 12 Lorne and 14 Lorne St. This project is apart of the City of Boston's Department of Neighborhood Development (DND...

Case: BOA-708918, Address: 32 Hartwell Street, Ward 12 Applicant: Timothy Johnson

Case: BOA-708914, Address: 34 Hartwell Street, Ward  12 Applicant: Timothy Johnson

Case: BOA-794165 Address: 1948-1950 Washington Street  , Ward 8 Applicant: Michael Ahern

Case: BOA- 735236 Address: 75 G Street , Ward 7 Applicant: Douglas Stefanov

Case: BOA-749878, Address: 76 Easton Street , Ward  22 Applicant: T-Mobile Northeast, LLC

Case: BOA-833291, Address: 279-281 Hanover Street   Ward: 3 , Applicant: Anthony Virgilio

Case: BOA-814496, Address: 72 Montgomery Street  Ward: 4 , Applicant: Jeffrey Klug

Case: BOA-834570, Address: 550 East Seventh Street  Ward: 7, Applicant: Tommy Noto

Case: BOA-817264, Address: 33-39 South Huntington   Ward:10 , Applicant: Douglas George

Case: BOA-827023, Address: 33 Lawley Street  Ward: 16, Applicant: John Pokolske

Case: BOA-827845, Address: 38-42 Hyde Park Avenue  Ward: 19, Applicant: Margaret Pimentel

Case: BOA-833400, Address: 23-25 Chestnut Square  Ward: 19 , Applicant: Wim Dekok

Purpose: Off-Street Parking for 1 Car to be used by 19 - 21 Chestnut Square.

Case: BOA-819905, Address: 160 Russett Road,  Ward: 20, Applicant: Tomasz Adach

Case: BOA-824678, Address: 301-303 Corey Street  Ward: 20 , Applicant: Michael Kelly

Case: BOA-807547, Address: 211 Roslindale Avenue  Ward: 20, Applicant: Erin Doherty

Case: BOA-806508, Address: 69-71 Fayston Street   Ward: 14 , Applicant: Vargas Dasilveira

    Board of appeal hearing
    The board will hold a hearing on June 26, 2018 at 9:30 a.m. APPROVAL OF HEARING MINUTES: June 12, 2018 EXTENSION: 9:30a.m. BOARD FINAL ARBITER: 9:30a.m. GCOD: 9:30 a.m. Article(s): 32(32-9) Purpose: Amend ALT542200 lowering concrete slab. CALL OF THE CHAIR:12:00Noon. Article(s): 9(9-2) 51(51-8) Purpose: Change of Occupancy to include Wireless Telecommunications Facility.
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21 hours ago

Carvalho Sees His Public Service as Setting Strong Foundation for DA Run

Evandro Carvalho believes his campaign for Suffolk County District Attorney is picking up momentum with just under three months to go before the Democratic primary is held on Sept. 4.

    Carvalho Sees His Public Service as Setting Strong Foundation for DA Run
    Evandro Carvalho believes his campaign for Suffolk County District Attorney is picking up momentum with just under three months to go before the Democratic primary is held on Sept. 4.
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21 hours ago

Police Briefs 06-19-2018

Beacon Hill Beat

    Police Briefs 06-19-2018
    Beacon Hill Beat From Boston Police Area A-1 Assault and Battery 06/03/18 - A Charles Street restaurant worker reported another employee assaulted him at around 4 p.m. The supervisor said the victim got into a verbal altercation with an employee over doing his side work before it escalated into a physical assault.
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21 hours ago

Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner

SUMMER EVENING AT OTIS HOUSE THIS THURSDAY

    Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner
    SUMMER EVENING AT OTIS HOUSE THIS THURSDAY Get your tickets online at www.bhcivic.org or call the BHCA office at 617-227-1922. The Beacon Hill Civic Association has various committees that focus on a targeted range of issues and initiatives aligning with the BHCA mission.
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21 hours ago

City Council Adopts Amended Short-Term Rental Ordinance:Eliminates Investor Units, Leeway on Owner-Occupants

The Boston City Council voted late Wednesday afternoon to adopt Mayor Martin Walsh’s amended short-term rental ordinance by a vote of 11-2, eliminating the controversial investor units that have been described as “de facto hotels,” but also giving some new leeway to owner-occupants to rent out their units for short-term platforms.

    City Council Adopts Amended Short-Term Rental Ordinance:Eliminates Investor Units, Leeway on Owner-Occupants
    The Boston City Council voted late Wednesday afternoon to adopt Mayor Martin Walsh's amended short-term rental ordinance by a vote of 11-2, eliminating the controversial investor units that have been described as "de facto hotels," but also giving some new leeway to owner-occupants to rent out their units for short-term platforms. "We have eliminated the investor units that are putting pressure on our housing market, and we're also allowing this industry to operate and grow," said Councilor Michael Flaherty, who chaired the committee that looked at the new effort.
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21 hours ago

Letters to the Editor

My vote in support of Mayor Walsh’s Short Term Rental Ordinance

    Letters to the Editor
    My vote in support of Mayor Walsh's Short Term Rental Ordinance Dear Editor: "Last night, along with many of my colleagues, I attended a 'Make Boston Affordable!' community meeting and rally at the Boston Teachers Union co-sponsored by MAHA and the GBIO.
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21 hours ago

Emerald Necklace Conservancy to Celebrate 20 Years with Art Exhibition

The Emerald Necklace Conservancy turns 20 this year, and to celebrate, they have proposed a 12-week art exhibition in the parks. This is one of three initiatives the Conservancy is pursuing to honor the anniversary.

    Emerald Necklace Conservancy to Celebrate 20 Years with Art Exhibition
    The Emerald Necklace Conservancy turns 20 this year, and to celebrate, they have proposed a 12-week art exhibition in the parks. This is one of three initiatives the Conservancy is pursuing to honor the anniversary. Exhibition Curator and Project Manager Jen Mergel presented the proposal at a Boston Art Commission hearing on June 12.
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21 hours ago

Residents Lack Access to Primary and Specialty Care

While Massachusetts has led the nation with health care reform, residents of the Commonwealth continue to lack basic access to primary and specialty care across the state. Poor patient access to care, an uncontrolled opioid epidemic and rising healthcare costs together present a perfect storm.  Many states however, have been proactive about removing practice barriers to increase access to NP driven care.

    Residents Lack Access to Primary and Specialty Care
    While Massachusetts has led the nation with health care reform, residents of the Commonwealth continue to lack basic access to primary and specialty care across the state. Poor patient access to care, an uncontrolled opioid epidemic and rising healthcare costs together present a perfect storm.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

21 hours ago

Kingsley Montessori Graduation

Dorothy Elizabeth Russell and Ceva Gabrielle Stanley embrace and remember some great memories from elementary school during the Kingsley Montessori School graduation on Thursday, June 13, in the Back Bay Events Center. Graduates were encouraged by Kingsley alumnus Max Aboko-Cole, who delivered the alumni address, and is now a student at American University.

    Kingsley Montessori Graduation
    Dorothy Elizabeth Russell and Ceva Gabrielle Stanley embrace and remember some great memories from elementary school during the Kingsley Montessori School graduation on Thursday, June 13, in the Back Bay Events Center. Graduates were encouraged by Kingsley alumnus Max Aboko-Cole, who delivered the alumni address, and is now a student at American University.
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21 hours ago

Charles River Watershed Association Welcomes New Executive Director

The Charles River Watershed Association announced that it has named Emily Norton, who is currently director of the Massachusetts Chapter of the Sierra Club, as CRWA’s new executive director. She succeeds longtime CRWA Executive Director Bob Zimmerman.

    Charles River Watershed Association Welcomes New Executive Director
    The Charles River Watershed Association announced that it has named Emily Norton, who is currently director of the Massachusetts Chapter of the Sierra Club, as CRWA's new executive director. She succeeds longtime CRWA Executive Director Bob Zimmerman. Norton, of Newton, brings widespread experience in both politics and environmental advocacy to CRWA.
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Visiting the Nichols House

Patrons of the de Young Museum in San Francisco, including curator Timothy Burgard, far left, visited the Nichols House Museum on June 8. The Nichols House is open to the public Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with tours on the hour. The current exhibition Their Objects, Their Stories: The Nichols Women as Collectors, 1870 – 1960, is on view through October 13.

    Visiting the Nichols House
    Patrons of the de Young Museum in San Francisco, including curator Timothy Burgard, far left, visited the Nichols House Museum on June 8. The Nichols House is open to the public Tuesday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. with tours on the hour.
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6 days ago

DCR Completes Restoration Work on Mugar Way Sidewalk

The Department of Conservation and Recreation recently completed a $140,000 restoration of the David G. Mugar Way sidewalk, according to Commissioner Leo Roy.

    DCR Completes Restoration Work on Mugar Way Sidewalk
    The Department of Conservation and Recreation recently completed a $140,000 restoration of the David G. Mugar Way sidewalk, according to Commissioner Leo Roy. The work area extends from Beaver Place nearly to Charles Street, and the scope of the project included repaving the sidewalk, which had fallen into a state of disrepair.
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6 days ago

Dorothy Arnold’s Paintings at Stephen Score Gallery

Over the last 30 years, at dozens of shows, a lot of smart, art-savvy people have written about the work of Dorothy Arnold.

    Dorothy Arnold's Paintings at Stephen Score Gallery
    Over the last 30 years, at dozens of shows, a lot of smart, art-savvy people have written about the work of Dorothy Arnold. I'm not going to quote them. But I am going to quote something Dorothy told me on almost every occasion I visited her magnificent Cambridge studio to talk about the possibility of a show and later when I was selecting work for this show.
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6 days ago

Michlewitz Backs Zakim for Secretary of State

State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz, who represents the North End, Bay Village, South End and Chinatown,  announced that he is endorsing Josh Zakim in his campaign for the Democratic nomination for Secretary of State.

    Michlewitz Backs Zakim for Secretary of State
    State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz, who represents the North End, Bay Village, South End and Chinatown, announced that he is endorsing Josh Zakim in his campaign for the Democratic nomination for Secretary of State. "I truly believe that Josh's progressive platform is exactly what the office needs to bring the state into the modern era," said Michlewitz.
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6 days ago

BCYF to Hold Series of Free Girls Only Events

Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) invites Boston girls to Girls Nights, a series of free girls-only events throughout the summer.  All activities are designed to bring girls together in a safe, non-competitive environment where they can be themselves, meet other girls their age and engage with role models.

    BCYF to Hold Series of Free Girls Only Events
    Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) invites Boston girls to Girls Nights, a series of free girls-only events throughout the summer. All activities are designed to bring girls together in a safe, non-competitive environment where they can be themselves, meet other girls their age and engage with role models.
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6 days ago

Electrical Workers Local 103 Partners with Red Sox for Charitable Initiatives

For many years, union electricians from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 103 have been brightening historic Fenway Park by providing comprehensive electrical services to the Boston Red Sox organization – including the operation and servicing of the lights that shine over the most historic park in Major League Baseball. 

    Electrical Workers Local 103 Partners with Red Sox for Charitable Initiatives
    For many years, union electricians from the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 103 have been brightening historic Fenway Park by providing comprehensive electrical services to the Boston Red Sox organization - including the operation and servicing of the lights that shine over the most historic park in Major League Baseball.
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6 days ago

Making History on the Common Again

Despite the pouring rain, more than 500 Boston schoolchildren came to the ninth annual Making History on the Common on Monday, June 4.

    Making History on the Common Again
    Despite the pouring rain, more than 500 Boston schoolchildren came to the ninth annual Making History on the Common on Monday, June 4.
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6 days ago

Prescott House a Neighborhood Hidden Gem

Overlooking the Boston Common, the William Hickling Prescott House at 55 Beacon St. is not only a time capsule that allows visors to explore Boston’s past, but also unbeknownst to many, it has served as the Boston headquarters of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America for nearly 75 years.

    Prescott House a Neighborhood Hidden Gem
    Overlooking the Boston Common, the William Hickling Prescott House at 55 Beacon St. is not only a time capsule that allows visors to explore Boston's past, but also unbeknownst to many, it has served as the Boston headquarters of the National Society of the Colonial Dames of America for nearly 75 years.
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6 days ago

Boston Public Library Schedule

Boston Public Library’s Concerts in the Courtyard (www.bpl.org/concerts) series will run through Friday, August 31, bringing a range of free music to one of Boston’s most beautiful spaces during one-hour concerts throughout the summer. Concerts are held twice each week on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. and on Fridays at 12:30 p.m.

    Boston Public Library Schedule
    Boston Public Library's Concerts in the Courtyard (www.bpl.org/concerts) series will run through Friday, August 31, bringing a range of free music to one of Boston's most beautiful spaces during one-hour concerts throughout the summer. Concerts are held twice each week on Wednesdays at 6 p.m. and on Fridays at 12:30 p.m.
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6 days ago

Walking Tour a Treat for Chocolate Lovers

Launching Saturday, June 16, a new, 90-minute walking tour of Beacon Hill will allow guests to indulge their sweet tooth while learning about the history of chocolate.

    Walking Tour a Treat for Chocolate Lovers
    Launching Saturday, June 16, a new, 90-minute walking tour of Beacon Hill will allow guests to indulge their sweet tooth while learning about the history of chocolate. At 3:30 p.m., Anne Wright, founder of Tipsy Chocolates, which also offers Back Bay chocolate tours and truffle-making classes, will convene with tour-goers in the main lounge of the Liberty Hotel for a "aperitif" to toast the day.
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