3 hours ago

8-Story Boutique Hotel in Southie approved

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    8-Story Boutique Hotel in Southie approved - Caught In Southie
    The City of Boston Zoning Board has approved the plans to build a new boutique hotel on Dot Ave. Last July, it was reported that Evergreen Property Group proposed a 159 room hotel on the site where the Enterprise Rent-a-Car is. The official address of the eight-story building is 246-248 Dorchester Ave.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

3 hours ago

Keeping our streets safe: 6 guns, 4 separate incidents in 24 hours

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    Keeping our streets safe: 6 guns, 4 separate incidents in 24 hours - Caught In Southie
    In less than 24 hours, six guns were seized during four separate incidents in Boston. This one was in Southie: From BPD News: At about 4:04AM, on Tuesday, April 24, 2018, officers assigned to District C-6 (South Boston) placed a suspect in custody and recovered a loaded firearm after responding to a call for a person ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

3 hours ago

Wednesday’s Brief: Game 7 of the Playoffs, Harbor Use Public Forum, Book Signing, Airbnb Debate Escalates, Coming Soon to City Hall Plaza

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    Wednesday's Brief: Game 7 of the Playoffs, Harbor Use Public Forum, Book Signing, Airbnb Debate Escalates, Coming Soon to City Hall Plaza - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Wednesday Today is Wednesday, April 25, but more importantly - it's game 7 of the Bruins playoff series! The Bruins face the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at 7:30PM in the deciding game for who makes it to the next round of playoffs and then onto the Stanley Cup.
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3 hours ago

Fifth Annual Walk Against Genocide Commemorates Atrocities, Promotes Awareness

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    Fifth Annual Walk Against Genocide Commemorates Atrocities, Promotes Awareness - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The 5th Annual Walk Against Genocide took place Sunday, April 22, beginning at The Holocaust Memorial and concluding at the Armenian Heritage Park in the North End. This walk commemorates genocides and mass atrocities of the 20th and 21st centuries, and was particularly significant for the Armenian Genocide, which marked its 103rd anniversary today, April 24th.
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3 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Wednesday's Brief: Game 7 of the Playoffs, Harbor Use Public Forum, Book Signing, Airbnb Debate Escalates, Coming Soon to City Hall Plaza - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Wednesday Today is Wednesday, April 25, but more importantly - it's game 7 of the Bruins playoff series! The Bruins face the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at 7:30PM in the deciding game for who makes it to the next round of playoffs and then onto the Stanley Cup.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

11 hours ago

The Scoop on Poop

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    The Scoop on Poop - Caught In Southie
    It has become obvious in my neighborhood that people are tired of dog poop. Signs stating this fact have popped up all over the block where I live and the sentiment of the signs are all the same - kindly pick up after your dog - well, some of the signs aren't always so kind.
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11 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    North End Spring Reception in Support of Councilor Lydia Edwards on May 2nd - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Sponsored Post* A North End spring reception in support of City Councilor Lydia Edwards will be held at The Living Room (101 Atlantic Ave.) on Wednesday, May 2 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. See the full invite below, including the donation link. To RSVP, please contact Melissa Morel at melissa@mlmstrategiesllc.com.
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12 hours ago

North End Spring Reception in Support of Councilor Lydia Edwards May 2

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    North End Spring Reception in Support of Councilor Lydia Edwards May 2 - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Sponsored Post* A North End spring reception in support of City Councilor Lydia Edwards will be held at The Living Room on Wednesday, May 2 from 6 p.m. - 8 p.m. See the full invite below, including the donation link. To RSVP, please contact Melissa Morel at melissa@mlmstrategiesllc.com.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

13 hours ago

The hotel, which will have 60 valet parking s...

The hotel, which will have 60 valet parking spaces, will be designed to allow for a possible train station on Track 61, should it ever be put into use for passenger trains.

    Eight-story hotel approved for South Boston; plans leave room for station on fabled train track
    The Board of Appeals today approved plans for a 159-room hotel on Dorchester Avenue near where it crosses the South Boston Haul Road - and Track 61, which is the last remaining rail link between the Northeast Corridor and the South Boston Waterfront. Read more.
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13 hours ago

Letter to the Editor: Election Day is May 1st

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    Letter to the Editor: Election Day is May 1st - Caught In Southie
    Dear Neighbors, Election Day is Tuesday, May 1, and I humbly ask for your vote as I seek to be the next senator for the First Suffolk District. Over the past several weeks, I've been meeting with residents, business owners and community leaders across the district discussing my efforts to improve inclusiveness, create economic opportunity ...
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13 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Reader Poll: Which City Transportation Projects Do You Think Should Be Top Priority? - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Earlier this month, Mayor Walsh proposed a $5 million annual increase in Boston transportation spending to fund some of the projects in the Go Boston 2030 action plan, including protected bike lanes and pedestrian paths, intersection redesigns, and traffic signal advancements. The projects will, as stated by Mayor Walsh, "create greater transportation access that is reliable ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

14 hours ago

Reader Poll: Which City Transportation Projects Do You Think Should Be Top Priority?

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    Reader Poll: Which City Transportation Projects Do You Think Should Be Top Priority? - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Earlier this month, Mayor Walsh proposed a $5 million annual increase in Boston transportation spending to fund some of the projects in the Go Boston 2030 action plan, including protected bike lanes and pedestrian paths, intersection redesigns, and traffic signal advancements. The projects will, as stated by Mayor Walsh, "create greater transportation access that is reliable ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

16 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Love Your Block Annual Spring Cleanup May 5! - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Boston's Annual "Love Your Block" cleanup will be Saturday May 5 at the Prado (Paul Revere Mall) on Hanover Street. This spring cleaning program encourages residents to get involved in their neighborhoods by gathering to help clean up the streets with a few hours of volunteering.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

16 hours ago

Love Your Block Annual Spring Cleanup May 5!

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    Love Your Block Annual Spring Cleanup May 5! - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Boston's Annual "Love Your Block" cleanup will be Saturday May 5 at the Prado (Paul Revere Mall) on Hanover Street. This spring cleaning program encourages residents to get involved in their neighborhoods by gathering to help clean up the streets with a few hours of volunteering.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

19 hours ago

Southie History Lesson: St. Augustine Chapel & Cemetery

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    Southie History Lesson: St. Augustine Chapel & Cemetery - Caught In Southie
    Welcome back to the Caught In Southie History Lesson, where we (eventually) get to the Bicentennial of Southie Hidden Gem! When we think back on the first European settlers in Massachusetts, we tend to think of what we learned in 2nd grade: people, in funny hats, escaping religious persecution, coming to a land where they ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

19 hours ago

Tap into the Local Brewery Scene: Craft’d

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    Tap into the Local Brewery Scene: Craft'd - Caught In Southie
    Mass Beer Week launches on Monday, and local company Craft'd is bringing its super popular Beers with the Brewers series to three area breweries: Battle Road Brewing in Maynard (4/24), Shovel Town Brewery in Bristol (4/25), and Beerworks right here in Boston (4/26). The series lets residents get to know their local breweries and mingle ...
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20 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Bracing for Five Years of Charlestown Bridge Work; No Left Turn to Commercial St. - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Residents and community members packed into the North End's Nazzaro Center to hear updates from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) on the North Washington Street Bridge (i.e., Charlestown Bridge) replacement project. The $177 million project has been approved to replace the current bridge between the North End and Charlestown.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

21 hours ago

Bracing for Five Years of Charlestown Bridge Work; No Left Turn to Commercial St.

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    Bracing for Five Years of Charlestown Bridge Work; No Left Turn to Commercial St. - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Residents and community members packed into the North End's Nazzaro Center to hear updates from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) on the North Washington Street Bridge (i.e., Charlestown Bridge) replacement project. The $177 million project has been approved to replace the current bridge between the North End and Charlestown.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

26 hours ago

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27 hours ago

Tuesday’s Brief: Lobster Shortage, Special Old North Tours, NEMPAC Selling Tickets to the Sound of Music

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    Tuesday's Brief: Lobster Shortage, Special Old North Tours, NEMPAC Selling Tickets to the Sound of Music - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, April 24 and if you love the Sound of Music, then you can't miss NEMPAC's Music Theatre Troupe performance on May 17th at the Improv Asylum, continue reading. Here's what else you need to know for Tuesday... 10:30AM Disney with Mr. Dan.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

27 hours ago

Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee April 24 Agenda: 6 Hull Street, 445 Hanover Street & 97 Salem Street

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    Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee April 24 Agenda: 6 Hull Street, 445 Hanover Street & 97 Salem Street - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The April Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, April 24 at 7pm at the Mariners House. This month's agenda features legalizing 6 Hull Street as a 5-unit building, a basement level food prep area at 445 Hanover Street, and expansion of 97 Salem Street.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

30 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    Tuesday's Brief: Lobster Shortage, Special Old North Tours, NEMPAC Selling Tickets to the Sound of Music - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, April 24 and if you love the Sound of Music, then you can't miss NEMPAC's Music Theatre Troupe performance on May 17th at the Improv Asylum, continue reading. Here's what else you need to know for Tuesday... 10:30AM Disney with Mr. Dan.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

37 hours ago

Maria Ciampa Receives Good Neighbor Award

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    Maria Ciampa Receives Good Neighbor Award - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Maria (Pidg) Ciampa was recently presented with the Good Neighbor Recognition Award for her efforts in keeping the North End neighborhood clean. Maria, who is on the RUFF Board of Directors, is a lifelong resident of Snow Hill Street. She is pictured above with her two puppies, Sage (grey) and Willow (white), along with Recognition Committee Chair Janet ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

37 hours ago

Friends of the North End Spring Bocce Season Begins

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    Friends of the North End Spring Bocce Season Begins - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The Friends Of The North End (FONE), began their 12th annual Spring Bocce season on Sunday, April 22. The season will continue every Sunday until May 27, followed by an award ceremony banquet where trophies will be given to the winning team. The Friends are carrying on a long time tradition of playing bocce at the ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

38 hours ago

Councilor Flynn to Chair Stray Voltage Working Session

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    Councilor Flynn to Chair Stray Voltage Working Session - Caught In Southie
    City Councilor Ed Flynn has organized a working session to discuss stray voltage that's been endangering pets. See below: BOSTON - Boston City Councilor Ed Flynn has scheduled a Working Session on Friday, May 18th at 1:00PM for the City, Neighborhood Services, and Veterans & Military Affairs Committee to examine the issues related to recent stray voltage ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

41 hours ago

The North End shared a link.

    World Immunization Week 2018 Observed April 24-30 - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This year, World Immunization Week is April 24-30, 2018. The purpose of the week is to create awareness around the success of immunization and the important role it plays in the health and well-being of millions of people, worldwide. This year's theme is "Protected together.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

42 hours ago

World Immunization Week 2018 Observed April 24-30

Health & Environment

    World Immunization Week 2018 Observed April 24-30 - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This year, World Immunization Week is April 24-30, 2018. The purpose of the week is to create awareness around the success of immunization and the important role it plays in the health and well-being of millions of people, worldwide. This year's theme is "Protected together.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Monday’s Brief: Boston Named Among Best Summer Vacations, NEMPAC Dinner, Night Shift Brewing Opening Next to TD Garden

Daily Briefs

    Monday's Brief: Boston Named Among Best Summer Vacations, NEMPAC Dinner, Night Shift Brewing Opening Next to TD Garden - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Monday Today is Monday, April 23 and if you're looking for a top vacation spot this summer, don't look too far. Boston has been named the #3 best summer vacation spot in the world with many North End attractions being called out as contributing factors, read more on US News.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

2 days ago

The North End shared a link.

    Monday's Brief: Boston Named Among Best Summer Vacations, NEMPAC Dinner, Night Shift Brewing Opening Next to TD Garden - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Monday Today is Monday, April 23 and if you're looking for a top vacation spot this summer, don't look too far. Boston has been named the #3 best summer vacation spot in the world with many North End attractions being called out as contributing factors, read more on US News.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

2 days ago

North End Students Take First and Second Place in Citywide Spelling Bee

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    North End Students Take First and Second Place in Citywide Spelling Bee - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Mira Yu and Nicla Marabito, both students from the North End, finished first and second in the recent Boston Center for Youth and Families (BCYF) Citywide Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Boston Bruins Foundation. Mira, age 12, is a seventh grade student at Boston Latin School.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

2 days ago

The North End shared a link.

    North End Students Take First and Second Place in Citywide Spelling Bee - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Mira Yu and Nicla Marabito, both students from the North End, finished first and second in the recent Boston Center for Youth and Families (BCYF) Citywide Spelling Bee, sponsored by the Boston Bruins Foundation. Mira, age 12, is a seventh grade student at Boston Latin School.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

2 days ago

Week of April 23rd

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    Week of April 23rd - Caught In Southie
    Monday Funday! Coppersmith will be celebrating warmer weather (we hope) and Airdeck season in collaboration with Ketel One Vodka and Corona. On Monday, April 23rd from 6:00PM-8:00PM, guests are invited to the roof of the restaurant to enjoy live music, a cornhole tournament with prizes, globally-inspired snacks from Executive Chef Steve Brocone and a two-hour open bar with cocktails provided by Ketel One and beer provided by Corona.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

2 days ago

South Boston Arts Association and Gallery

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    South Boston Arts Association and Gallery - Caught In Southie
    Painting by Tommy Cherry Tommy Cherry glances at his iPad for reference, a photo of one of the infamous Tall Ships sailing through Boston Harbor, as he adds a few more strokes of oil paint to his canvas. The room is silent save for a few coughs and an occasional question about technique.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

3 days ago

The North End shared a link.

    Knockout North End to Open on Salem Street in May - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Knockout North End, a boxing and fitness studio offering group exercise, personal training options, and an intense jump rope workout is opening at 89 Salem Street in early May. The approximately 2,000 square foot space will have a 12×12 foot boxing ring, boxing bags hung from custom-made steel beams, strength training equipment and boot camp ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

3 days ago

Knockout North End to Open on Salem Street in May

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    Knockout North End to Open on Salem Street in May - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Knockout North End, a boxing and fitness studio offering group exercise, personal training options, and an intense jump rope workout is opening at 89 Salem Street in early May. The approximately 2,000 square foot space will have a 12×12 foot boxing ring, boxing bags hung from custom-made steel beams, strength training equipment and boot camp ...
    https://northendwaterfront.com

4 days ago

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