6 hours ago

Police Briefs 05-22-2018

Trespassing

    Police Briefs 05-22-2018
    Trespassing 05/05/18 - At about 6:14 a.m., a male suspect was arrested for trespassing after he was found inside a shed in the rear backyard of a Pinckney Street residence. A witness reported he noticed the suspect pulling on motor vehicle doors earlier. No damage to any vehicles in the area was reported.
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6 hours ago

Garden Soiree

Nancy Schön, a Beacon Hill resident and the renowned sculptor who created the Make Way For Ducklings sculpture in the Public Garden, is presented with a rendering of her sculpture of Myrtle The Turtle. The new sculpture will live in the Myrtle Street Playground in Beacon Hill. John Corey presented the token of gratitude to her. The moment came during the third annual Beacon Hill Garden Club’s soiree on Weds., May 16, prior to the annual Hidden Gardens tour – which is in its 90th year. The soiree set the tone for a wonderful garden tour on Thursday, May 17.

    Garden Soiree
    Nancy Schön, a Beacon Hill resident and the renowned sculptor who created the Make Way For Ducklings sculpture in the Public Garden, is presented with a rendering of her sculpture of Myrtle The Turtle. The new sculpture will live in the Myrtle Street Playground in Beacon Hill.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

6 hours ago

New Upgrades Are Coming to 11 Isabella Street in Bay Village

Located next to an abandoned building and surface parking lot in the Bay Village, another building is set to get some renovations along Isabella Street.

6 hours ago

Memorial Day Is a Time for Reflection

The Memorial Day weekend is upon is, a three-day weekend that for most Americans marks the start of the summer season. Many will celebrate appropriately with barbecues and outdoor activities with family and friends.

    Memorial Day Is a Time for Reflection
    The Memorial Day weekend is upon is, a three-day weekend that for most Americans marks the start of the summer season. Many will celebrate appropriately with barbecues and outdoor activities with family and friends. However, amidst our festivities, we should not forget that Memorial Day is America's most solemn national holiday, marking our nation's tribute to those who made the Supreme Sacrifice for our country.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

6 hours ago

Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner

Waterfall and Whitney elected to BHCA leadership posts

    Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner
    Waterfall and Whitney elected to BHCA leadership posts Eve Waterfall of West Cedar Street and Robert Whitney of Phillips Street were elected to lead the Beacon Hill Civic Association at its 96th Annual Meeting, held Monday at the Union Club. Both are attorneys who have served on the board of directors for more than a decade.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

6 hours ago

Paula O’Keeffe Receives 21st Annual Beacon Award

At Monday’s annual meeting of the Beacon Hill Civic Association at the Union Club, Paula O’Keeffe was presented the 21st annual Beacon Award for her significant and sustained” contributions to the community.

    Paula O'Keeffe Receives 21st Annual Beacon Award
    At Monday's annual meeting of the Beacon Hill Civic Association at the Union Club, Paula O'Keeffe was presented the 21st annual Beacon Award for her significant and sustained" contributions to the community. A West Newton native, O'Keeffe was admittedly unfamiliar with the neighborhood when she and her husband Bill moved to a small house on Cedar Lane Way after he graduated from Boston College Law School in 1965.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

6 hours ago

Hatch Shell Restoration Project Set to Wrap Up Next Month

The $2.4 million restoration project entailing the replacement of the exterior panels on the dome of the Hatch Memorial Shell on the Charles River Esplanade is expected to wrap up in early June, according to Department of Conservation and Recreation Commissioner Leo Roy.

    Hatch Shell Restoration Project Set to Wrap Up Next Month
    The $2.4 million restoration project entailing the replacement of the exterior panels on the dome of the Hatch Memorial Shell on the Charles River Esplanade is expected to wrap up in early June, according to Department of Conservation and Recreation Commissioner Leo Roy.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

6 hours ago

Now + There Has Big Plans for the Upcoming Year

This year, Now + There, a non-profit that creates temporary public art projects, introduced its 2018 theme, Common Home.

    Now + There Has Big Plans for the Upcoming Year
    This year, Now + There, a non-profit that creates temporary public art projects, introduced its 2018 theme, Common Home. Over the next six months, two female artists and seven Boston artists completing the Now + There Public Art Accelerator will present thought-provoking projects that explore such themes as responsibility and power, memory and recorded history, and the use and enjoyment of common spaces.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

6 hours ago

Boylston St Marker Project Gets Key Approvals from City Agencies

Two sites along Boylston Street were forever changed when two bombs went off near the finish line in April 2013, changing those families connected to those lost and also the greater Boston community.

    Boylston St Marker Project Gets Key Approvals from City Agencies
    Two sites along Boylston Street were forever changed when two bombs went off near the finish line in April 2013, changing those families connected to those lost and also the greater Boston community. To mark that horrific event artist Eduardo Stantec worked closely with the families most affected by the bombings to come up with two markers to honor those who were lost and hurt.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

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Memorial Day Weekend Brief: Eliot School Named Among Commendation Schools, Bilingual Story Time, Kick Off to Summer

Daily Briefs

    Memorial Day Weekend Brief: Eliot School Named Among Commendation Schools, Bilingual Story Time, Kick Off to Summer - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, May 25th and this weekend marks the official start to summer in the city. Here's what else you need to know for Friday... 10:00AM Bilingual Storytime at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as Antonio and the bilingual circle enjoy ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

11 hours ago

Occupational Hazards: The Rev. Stephen Ayres, 20 Years as Old North’s Leader [Video]

Arts & Culture

    Occupational Hazards: The Rev. Stephen Ayres, 20 Years as Old North's Leader [Video] - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Presiding over Old North Church for the past twenty years has been Rev. Stephen T. Ayres, playing the role of Vicar and spiritual leader of the North End congregation while also managing of one of the most famous historical sites in the nation. Last fall, the Old North patrons and friends celebrated Steve's two decades at ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

11 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Memorial Day Weekend Brief: Eliot School Named Among Commendation Schools, Bilingual Story Time, Kick Off to Summer - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, May 25th and this weekend marks the official start to summer in the city. Here's what else you need to know for Friday... 10:00AM Bilingual Storytime at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as Antonio and the bilingual circle enjoy ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

19 hours ago

What’s The 311? Thorough Response to Construction Complaint, Illegally Parked Land Rover and A Short Sign

Event Notices

    What's The 311? Thorough Response to Construction Complaint, Illegally Parked Land Rover and A Short Sign - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Welcome back to our weekly update that highlights some of the cases appearing on 311 in the North End/Waterfront neighborhoods. All 311 cases are public information and can be found at 311.boston.gov. Thorough Response to North End Resident's Construction Complaint "Between Salem, Prince, North, and Hanover St the North End residents are grid locked can't you do construction ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

19 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Festa della Repubblica Italiana - Piazza & Concerto - June 3rd at Columbus Park - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The annual Festa Nazionale della Repubblica Italiana and "Piazza Italia" is scheduled for Sunday June 3, 2018 at Christopher Columbus Park. The event starts at 10 a.m. and runs all day with free exhibits, a children's area, an Italian cafe and Italian music. There will be a concert at 3 p.m.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

20 hours ago

Festa della Repubblica Italiana – Piazza & Concerto – June 3rd at Columbus Park

Event Notices

    Festa della Repubblica Italiana - Piazza & Concerto - June 3rd at Columbus Park - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The annual Festa Nazionale della Repubblica Italiana and "Piazza Italia" is scheduled for Sunday June 3, 2018 at Christopher Columbus Park. The event starts at 10 a.m. and runs all day with free exhibits, a children's area, an Italian cafe and Italian music. There will be a concert at 3 p.m.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

21 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Historic Neighborhood Photo: Haymarket Street Market - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This photo shows Blackstone Street looking up towards the North End circa 1950. While the majority of this scenery has changed, one thing you may still be familiar with is the street market taking place, referred to as Haymarket! At the time of this picture, street vendors were much more confined, as the street was ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

22 hours ago

Historic Neighborhood Photo: Haymarket Street Market

Photos & Videos

    Historic Neighborhood Photo: Haymarket Street Market - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This photo shows Blackstone Street looking up towards the North End circa 1950. While the majority of this scenery has changed, one thing you may still be familiar with is the street market taking place, referred to as Haymarket! At the time of this picture, street vendors were much more confined, as the street was ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

23 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Downtown Journal: Where the Wild Things Are - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Downtown Journal An occasional column about city life by Monica Collins As the sun rises over the Boston Harbor, you will find me and my dog walking on the waterfront lawn I call "Amos' Green Space." I dub it thusly because Amos Hostetter, the proprietor of the Pilot House whose Barr Foundation funds many Boston ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

24 hours ago

Downtown Journal: Where the Wild Things Are

Commentaries

    Downtown Journal: Where the Wild Things Are - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Downtown Journal An occasional column about city life by Monica Collins As the sun rises over the Boston Harbor, you will find me and my dog walking on the waterfront lawn I call "Amos' Green Space." I dub it thusly because Amos Hostetter, the proprietor of the Pilot House whose Barr Foundation funds many Boston ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

24 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Councilor Edwards Files Hearing Order on Preserving Historic Boston - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    At a Boston City Council meeting, Councilor Lydia Edwards filed a hearing order regarding preservation of Historic Boston. "As we're developing, are we committed, as a City, to preserving our history?" In posing this question, Councilor Edwards explained the motivation behind this order. She went on to say that when development and history come head-to-head ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

25 hours ago

Councilor Edwards Files Hearing Order on Preserving Historic Boston

Government

    Councilor Edwards Files Hearing Order on Preserving Historic Boston - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    At a Boston City Council meeting, Councilor Lydia Edwards filed a hearing order regarding preservation of Historic Boston. "As we're developing, are we committed, as a City, to preserving our history?" In posing this question, Councilor Edwards explained the motivation behind this order. She went on to say that when development and history come head-to-head ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

28 hours ago

Design Concepts Released for Langone and Puopolo Parks

Community

    Design Concepts Released for Langone and Puopolo Parks - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Boston Parks & Recreation hosted their third and final community meeting this week to discuss improvements to Langone & Puopolo Parks in the North End. At the meeting, representatives from the Parks Department shared their design recommendations for the new parks, shown below, and listened to the resident feedback that followed.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

28 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Design Concepts Released for Langone and Puopolo Parks - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Boston Parks & Recreation hosted their third and final community meeting this week to discuss improvements to Langone & Puopolo Parks in the North End. At the meeting, representatives from the Parks Department shared their design recommendations for the new parks, shown below, and listened to the resident feedback that followed.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

34 hours ago

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