2 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Celebrate 'Don't Fry Day' Over Memorial Day Weekend - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Don't Fry Day has been observed in the United States for several years and is dedicated to raising awareness about protecting skin from the sun so that it can't cause cancer and other damage. The day is held on the Friday before Memorial Day, and should be remembered as the outdoor / beach season kicks ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

2 hours ago

Celebrate ‘Don’t Fry Day’ Over Memorial Day Weekend

Health & Environment

    Celebrate 'Don't Fry Day' Over Memorial Day Weekend - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Don't Fry Day has been observed in the United States for several years and is dedicated to raising awareness about protecting skin from the sun so that it can't cause cancer and other damage. The day is held on the Friday before Memorial Day, and should be remembered as the outdoor / beach season kicks ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

3 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Neighborhood Photo: Free Ferry Day Attracts Hundreds of Early Risers - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Boston Harbor Islands kicks off their 2018 season today with free ferry rides to Georges and Spectacle Islands. Free ferry day looks to be a big hit, based on this scene from earlier this morning. The ticket office opened at 7:30 a.m. and at 7:45 a.m., this is how many people were hoping for a free ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

4 hours ago

Neighborhood Photo: Free Ferry Day Attracts Hundreds of Early Risers

Photos & Videos

    Neighborhood Photo: Free Ferry Day Attracts Hundreds of Early Risers - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Boston Harbor Islands kicks off their 2018 season today with free ferry rides to Georges and Spectacle Islands. Free ferry day looks to be a big hit, based on this scene from earlier this morning. The ticket office opened at 7:30 a.m. and at 7:45 a.m., this is how many people were hoping for a free ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

13 hours ago

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18 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Weekly Top Reads: Jewish History, Short-Term Rentals Debate, Langone & Puopolo Parks Design, Councilor Edwards Addresses Concerns, NEWNC Elections & Cornhole Classic - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This week's top reads on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured neighborhood history, city council updates, parks improvements, local elections and community events! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. A Shtetl in the City, Part 3, "A Vanished World" This third installment of Nicholas Dello Russo's A Shtetl in the City, reflects on ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

18 hours ago

Weekly Top Reads: Jewish History, Short-Term Rentals Debate, Langone & Puopolo Parks Design, Councilor Edwards Addresses Concerns, NEWNC Elections & Cornhole Classic

Community

    Weekly Top Reads: Jewish History, Short-Term Rentals Debate, Langone & Puopolo Parks Design, Councilor Edwards Addresses Concerns, NEWNC Elections & Cornhole Classic - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This week's top reads on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured neighborhood history, city council updates, parks improvements, local elections and community events! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. A Shtetl in the City, Part 3, "A Vanished World" This third installment of Nicholas Dello Russo's A Shtetl in the City, reflects on ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

23 hours ago

CHARLESTOWN COMMUNITY IMPACT FUND MEETING

1 City Hall Square

    CHARLESTOWN COMMUNITY IMPACT FUND MEETING
    The City of Boston's Charlestown Community Impact Fund will be holding a meeting on May 31 at 10:00 a.m.
    https://www.boston.gov

26 hours ago

Non-Hearing Common Victualler Transactions

LHO Onyx One Lessee, L.L.C d/b/a Onyx Hotel, 155 Portland Street, Boston, MA. 02114 have applied for a one day extension of the premise to include the parking lot for a pre- concert event for U2 on June 21 and 22, 2018 between the hours of 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

1 City Hall Square

    Non-Hearing Common Victualler Transactions
    The Licensing Board will hold an open meeting on May 31, 2018 at 10:00 A.M. The following have applied for a new Common Victualler License at a previously licensed location. Huangs Restaurant, Inc. d/b/a New Hong Kong Restaurant, 14 Tremont Street, Brighton, MA 02135. Approx.
    https://www.boston.gov

26 hours ago

A Guide to Boston’s Non-Local Coffee Chains

Intelligentsia is on the verge of adding a second location in the area, this one in Boston proper, at 225 Franklin St. in the Financial District.

This article has 5 other Boston locations (Show)

...within the past 48 hours. Blue Bottle Coffee opened its first location in Massachusetts at 40 Bow St. in Cambridge in early 2018. In mid-May, another location opened in Downtown Boston, and...

Founded in Philadelphia, La Colombe has since opened locations in New York, Chicago, Washington, DC, and Boston, starting with a location near South Station, which opened early in 2016. A second location opened in December 2017 in Boston’s Seaport District, at 29 Northern Ave.

...has since grown to have more than 1600 locations worldwide, including one in Boston at 333 Massachusetts Ave. (near Symphony Hall). The chain sources its beans from Brazil, Bolivia, and Papua New Guinea...

...coffee chain that first opened in Boston on Newbury Street in 2014, relocated to Framingham (181 Concord St.) in April of 2017. Owner Diego Gonzales closed down the Boston cafe in October 2016...

Case in point: In May 2016, the South Boston neighborhood contested plans for Starbucks at 749 E Broadway. Members of the community expressed concern that the coffee chain would take business away from...

    A Guide to Boston's Non-Local Coffee Chains
    Bostonians love their coffee, and while New England's loyalty to Dunkin' Donuts runs deep, there are plenty of out-of-towners making moves to contend for a portion of the local love. Here's a look at the non-local coffee companies that have started to lay down roots in Boston, many of which already provide the beans that fuel some of the local shops.
    https://boston.eater.com

27 hours ago

City Council Committee on Government Operations hearing on Docket #0566

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    City Council Committee on Government Operations hearing on Docket #0566
    Hearing regarding parking fines in the City of Boston. The Chair of the Committee is Councilor Michael F. Flaherty and the Sponsor is Mayor Martin J. Walsh. Docket #0566 Message and order to amend City of Boston Code, Ordinances, Chapter VI, Section 6-6.3, and the Schedule of Parking Fines.
    https://www.boston.gov

33 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.
    http://beaconhilltimes.com

33 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

33 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

33 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

33 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

33 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

33 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

33 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

33 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.

37 hours ago

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