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From BPD C-6: 3 cars were vandalized on Gifford Place this past week: Lock your vehicles, take your personal belongings out of plain view when you leave the vehicle. Make it more difficult for thieves to take your stuff and/or vandalize your vehicle!

    Andrew Square Civic Association
    From BPD C-6: 3 cars were vandalized on Gifford Place this past week: Lock your vehicles, take your personal belongings out of plain view when you leave the vehicle. Make it more difficult for...
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2 hours ago

Go to the Seaport and Fort Point for a Seafood Extravaganza

383 Congress St., Fort Point, Boston Row 34/Facebook The Row 34 raw bar is where it’s at

348 Congress St., Fort Point, Boston Sportello/Facebook So, so pretty

253 Summer St., Fort Point, Boston Lolita Cocina & Tequila Bar/Facebook A serious take on fish tacos

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300 Northern Ave., Seaport District, Boston Yankee Lobster/Facebook Yankee Lobster Company does it right

    Go to the Seaport and Fort Point for a Seafood Extravaganza
    Welcome back to When we go out, we often find ourselves wanting to try more than one restaurant or bar at a time - a drink and a snack here, another drink and perhaps a dessert there - and want to share our favorite multi-stop combinations with you.
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4 hours ago

West Broadway Neighborhood Association (South...

A meeting at Ink Underground on the site will take place on April 25 at 6 p.m Come out and hear the proposal and weigh in .

    Old Dover Hears from National Development on Beer Garden
    Members of the Old Dover Neighborhood Association heard from National Development's Ted Tye on Tuesday night regarding the brewery concept that surprised many in the neighborhood when it was unveiled in the press last week. Being an alcohol license and a new use that will draw many customers, many in the Association had expected to be able to hear about it beforehand.
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5 hours ago

Coffee Hour with Mayor Marty Walsh

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    Coffee Hour with Mayor Marty Walsh - Caught In Southie
    The mayor will be in Southie on Thursday, May 17th from 9:30am to 10:30am to chit chat and talk local issues at Flaherty Park at 130 B Street. The Neighborhood Coffee Hours give residents an up close and personal opportunity to speak with Mayor Walsh about ideas and concerns in their neighborhoods.
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6 hours ago

Road Ragin’ in Southie

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    Road Ragin' in Southie - Caught In Southie
    On Tuesday, MA State Police received a call regarding a road rage incident on 93. The suspect involved in the incident was stopped at the corner of D and Summer and state police found a loaded silver Smith and Wesson .38 caliber revolver in a compartment attached to the driver's seat.
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9 hours ago

Councilors Flaherty & Flynn Support Concurrent Police Jurisdiction on Waterfront

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    Councilors Flaherty & Flynn Support Concurrent Police Jurisdiction on Waterfront - Caught In Southie
    BOSTON - Boston City Councilor At-Large Michael F. Flaherty and Boston City Councilor Ed Flynn recently offered a resolution in support of concurrent police authority for State Police and the Boston Police Department on MassPort properties, including the South Boston Waterfront but excluding the Logan International Airport and airport related properties.
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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 ...
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16 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.
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24 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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26 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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26 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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32 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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32 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 ...
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2 days 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 ...
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2 days ago

Community Preservation: Using Funds to Support Historic Preservation, Affordable Housing & Open Space

Bring your ideas and needs to the Fort Point Neighborhood Association's Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Neighborhood Gathering from 6 pm to 8 pm at Capital One Cafe located at 57 Seaport Blvd.

    Community Preservation: Using Funds to Support Historic Preservation, Affordable Housing & Open Space
    What does the neighborhood need in terms of historic preservation, affordable housing and open space? Bring your ideas and needs to the Fort Point Neighborhood Association's Tuesday, April 24, 2018 Neighborhood Gathering from 6 pm to 8 pm at Capital One Cafe located at 57 Seaport Blvd.A Community Preservation spring pilot funding program is active.
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3 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.
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3 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.
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West Broadway Neighborhood Association (South...

    Boston Harbor Heroes Award
    The South Bay Harbor Trail Coalition received a Boston Harbor Heroes award. Under the leadership of coalition founder, Michael Tyrrell, the team of David Giangrande, Christina Lanzl, Ann McQueen, Tom Parks, the late Bill Pressley and his wife Marion, Cand
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5 days ago

From Pattie - this meeting is 5/15 from 6:30...

From Pattie - this meeting is 5/15 from 6:30 - 8 PM at the Tierney Center. Note: the developers are proposing no parking spaces for this development because they assume that the residents will not have vehicles and will use the Red Line.

    603 Dorchester Avenue Public Meeting
    Description: Public meeting to discuss the proposal to construct a six-story, mixed-use development totaling approximately 26,227 square feet. The proposed project will have twenty-five (25) housing units which includes four (4) IDP Units (affordable). In addition, the development will have one (1) commercial retail space for a restaurant.
    https://mailchi.mp

5 days ago

Many in the Association felt very disappointe...

Many in the Association felt very disappointed at being left out of the conversation, particularly after having just mended fences with the New York Streets area and National Development two months ago following a few years of separation.

    Old Dover Hears from National Development on Beer Garden
    Members of the Old Dover Neighborhood Association heard from National Development's Ted Tye on Tuesday night regarding the brewery concept that surprised many in the neighborhood when it was unveiled in the press last week. Being an alcohol license and a new use that will draw many customers, many in the Association had expected to be able to hear about it beforehand.
    https://thebostonsun.com

5 days ago

West Broadway Neighborhood Association (South...

    South Boston apartment development would not include parking
    Developers Christopher Roche and Thomas Falcucci have submitted plans to the Boston Planning and Development Agency to replace an auto-shop at 603 Dorchester Avenue in South Boston with 25 one-bedroom apartments-without on-site parking.
    https://boston.curbed.com

6 days ago

BPD: Keeping our neighborhood safe! Drugs and gun seized

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    BPD: Keeping our neighborhood safe! Drugs and gun seized - Caught In Southie
    BPD got a call about people arguing around 6:15pm on Wednesday, when they responded they found a lot more. See report below: At about 6:15 PM on Wednesday, April 18, 2018, officers from District C-6 (South Boston) responded to a call for people arguing in the area of453 Old Colony Avenue.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

6 days ago

Weekend Picks – April 20th

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    Weekend Picks - April 20th - Caught In Southie
    Listen: Enjoy Music for the Community with OSF Quartet! This event takes place Saturday, April 21st at 4:30pm at G-Tek Labs at 28 Damrell Street. Featuring Art Hirahara on Keys, RaySoul on Bass, Franco Pinnaon Drums & Sean Nowell on Reeds.
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Apr 18

“I’d walk down the hall and get called ‘faggo...

“I’d walk down the hall and get called ‘faggot’ by some folks. That’s the work environment.”That’s how P&G veteran and LGBTQ activist Michael Chanak remembers working at the company’s Cincinnati headquarters back in the 1980s. “

    P&G's New Film Doesn't Sugarcoat Its Past Of LGBTQ Discrimination
    "I'd walk down the hall and get called 'faggot' by some folks. That's the work environment." That's how P&G veteran and LGBTQ activist Michael Chanak remembers working at the company's Cincinnati headquarters back in the 1980s.
    https://www.fastcompany.com

Apr 18

Rep. Nick Collins files legislation to protect UMass Boston

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    Rep. Nick Collins files legislation to protect UMass Boston - Caught In Southie
    Rep. Nick Collins is taking steps to protect the students and faculty at the University of Massachusetts-Boston by boosting funding, including providing money to prevent cuts at institutes and learning centers on the Dorchester campus. "Protecting UMass-Boston is of paramount concern to me," Collins said.
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Apr 18

New development coming to Andrew Square

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    New development coming to Andrew Square - Caught In Southie
    Looks like the Andrew Square Auto Glass will be transforming into....wait for it....25 apartments! Developers Christopher Roche and Thomas Falcucci have filed plans with the Boston Planning and Development Agency. According to Universal Hub, there will be no parking spots in the building since it's conveniently located across the street from Andrew Square Station.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

Apr 18

Abutters Meeting: Notre Dame Education Center

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    Abutters Meeting: Notre Dame Education Center - Caught In Southie
    To develop or not to develop. 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 old South Boston is hardly recognizable. Some residents think that this area of the neighborhood should be developed while others are ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

Apr 18

LICENSING BOARD HEARING

...license and location from the above - To: PT Opco, LLC d/b/a Pink Taco, 374 Congress Street Boston, MA 02210. Five story building located at the corner of Congress Street and Boston Wharf...

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...license and location from the above -To: South of Hixbridge, LLC d/b/a Alcove, 131 Beverly Street Boston, MA 02114. In one large room on first floor, with kitchen, bar and storage, plus...

...and location from the above - To: Petit Robert, Inc. d/b/a Petit Robert Bistro 480 Columbus Avenue Boston, MA 02118. A ground floor restaurant of 700 Square Feet with two rooms, and three...

...License has petitioned to change the location of the licensed business from the above - To: 1 Blackfan Circle, Boston, MA 02115. Approximately 4,966 sq. ft. retail restaurant space with 11 rooms on...

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    LICENSING BOARD HEARING
    The Licensing Board will hold a hearing on April 25 at 10 a.m. Luna's Restaurant, LLC D/B/A: Luna's Restaurant 945 SARATOGA ST EAST BOSTON, MA 02128 License #: LB 349943 Has applied for a License to be exercised on the above - One story building with a basement, a first floor dining area (1,200 SF), a lower level lounge (330 SF), and service/storage areas (1,270 SF).
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 18

Airbnb vs. Boston City Council: It’s on!

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    Airbnb vs. Boston City Council: It's on! - Caught In Southie
    Looks like Airbnb is not too happy with Boston City Councilors and their plan to regulate the short-term rentals of apartments and homes. In particular, they call out City Councilor At-Large Michelle Wu and accuse her of being in cahoots with "big hotel" and "against the interest of Bostonians."
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

Apr 17

Ten Great Ways to Spend an Income Tax Refund

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    Ten Great Ways to Spend an Income Tax Refund - Caught In Southie
    From our friends at City of Boston Credit Union *This publication is only intended to be used for general informational purposes. Consult a tax professional for the most current data and/or personal advice. Expecting a substantial income tax refund this year? GREAT! You are in the majority; over 80 percent of Americans get money back ...
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