7 hours ago

We have a lot in the works for the 2018 seaso...

We have a lot in the works for the 2018 season, and are excited to welcome several new vendors to the lineup, in addition to customer favorites from last season like Farmer Dave's, Meadowbrook Orchards, Flats Mentor Farm, Asia Farm, and Veronica Robles Cultural Center! Stay tuned for the full list!


23 hours ago

Dot teachers honored as one of Boston's best educators

Dot teachers honored as one of Boston's best educators  Dorchester Reporter Full coverage

    Dot teachers honored as one of Boston's best educators
    Nicole Juanita Da Silva, who teaches ESL and ELA at Boston International High School in Dorchester, has been recognized as one of the city's best educators by the Boston Public Schools, the city of Boston, and the Boston Teachers Union.
    https://www.dotnews.com

23 hours ago

Whistler Museum exhibit features Boston artist Walter Franklin Lansil s magnificent artwork

Whistler Museum exhibit features Boston artist Walter Franklin Lansil s magnificent artwork  Lowell Sun Full coverage

    Whistler Museum exhibit features Boston artist Walter Franklin Lansil s magnificent artwork
    Venice was the place to be for late 19th-century artists. They ventured there to mix, mingle and work with fellow painters back in the day when making a "grand tour" of European cities was on every artist's "to do" list.
    http://www.lowellsun.com

2 days ago

IRS extends tax deadline after site snafu

IRS extends tax deadline after site snafu  Boston Herald

    IRS extends tax deadline after site snafu
    If you didn't file your taxes yesterday, don't worry.The IRS has granted all Americans an extra day, until midnight tonight, in the wake of an online system breakdown that made it impossible for millions of tax-payers, and preparers, to file on time.
    http://www.bostonherald.com

2 days ago

Snapshot of the East Boston Rental Market >$2000 per unit

The going rates for #EastBoston apartments according to a South End publication.

    South End Apartments | 3 Beds 1 Bath - Boston - East Boston - Jeffries Point $2,350
    Three bedroom unit for rent in East Boston. Hardwood floors throughout. Modern kitchen and tile bathroom. Living room available. Laundry in the building. Close to blue line subway.
    https://www.southendapartments.com

4 days ago

First Walk for Peace of the Season: April 19

April 19, District A7 Police Station, 69 Paris Street, 6 p.m. In memory of Duncan Ketter and Joseph (Joey) Brancato.

    East Boston Peace Walk
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4 days ago

The Japanese once ruled the Boston Marathon. A war bride's son recalls the slurs.

The Japanese once ruled the Boston Marathon. A war bride's son recalls the slurs.  Washington Post

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Apr 13

UMass report cautions billions needed for local climate change preparations

UMass report cautions billions needed for local climate change preparations  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    UMass report cautions billions needed for local climate change preparations - The Boston Globe
    A report to be released Friday by the University of Massachusetts points to the challenges the city and the region face in funding solutions to combat climate change, with local neighborhood projects expected to amount to $2.4 billion.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 13

Man arrested with gun near East Boston High

Man arrested with gun near East Boston High  The Boston Globe

    Man arrested with gun near East Boston High - The Boston Globe
    A 20-year-old East Boston High School student was arrested on a gun possession charge on Thursday morning after a foot chase near the school, authorities said. Boston police said the student, identified as Keon Harris of Boston, was approached by a Boston school police officer at the school and acted suspiciously, then took off on foot on White Street.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 11

2018 Renaissance Lodge Black Tie Installation Ball 30th Anniversary Celebration

Sunday, April 29. The 2018 Renaissance Lodge Black Tie Installation Ball: 30th Anniversary Celebration. PDF link.

    http://www.eastboston.com

Apr 11

Boston high school grads missing goal on degrees

Boston high school grads missing goal on degrees  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    Boston high school grads missing goal on degrees - The Boston Globe
    A decade ago, Mayor Thomas M. Menino set a goal of doubling the percentage of city high school graduates who earned college degrees. But a report being released Wednesday shows the city has fallen far short of achieving that goal.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 11

School buiilding authority provides new funding for boiler at EBHS

from MassLive.com.

    State OKs Springfield to move forward with North End consolidated school design
    SPRINGFIELD -- The plans for a new consolidated school in the North End moved a significant step forward this week with approval from the Massachusetts School Building Authority to proceed with schematic design, which will be aided by state funds.
    http://www.masslive.com

Apr 10

@UniversalHub: Conversion of run-down East Boston triple decker into quadruple decker approved

@Universal Hub: The Board of Appeals today approved the gut rehab and expansion of a decaying triple decker at 187 London St., over the opposition of neighbors who include City Councilor Lydia Edwards. Read more at Universal Hub.

    Conversion of run-down East Boston triple decker into quadruple decker approved
    The Board of Appeals today approved the gut rehab and expansion of a decaying triple decker at 187 London St., over the opposition of neighbors who include City Councilor Lydia Edwards.
    http://www.universalhub.com

Apr 10

How John Kelly's Boston Neighborhood Led Him to Trump's Side

How John Kelly's Boston Neighborhood Led Him to Trump's Side  Politico Full coverage

    How John Kelly's Boston Neighborhood Led Him to Trump's Side
    BOSTON - On the morning of October 20, a Facebook Group called "Originally from Oak Square Brighton" was in an uproar. Typically, the several hundred members share childhood memories from their Boston neighborhood or news that an old friend has passed away.
    https://www.politico.com

Apr 10

Boston Landmarks Commission to solicit comments on 151 Liverpool Street demolition

Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) received a complete application from Anthony Gilardi with Citypoint Liverpool, LLC, to demolish the commercial structure at 151 Liverpool Street in East Boston, MA 02128. Read more here.

    Demolition Delay application: 151 Liverpool Street, East Boston
    Boston Landmarks Commission (BLC) received a complete application from Anthony Gilardi with Citypoint Liverpool, LLC, to demolish the commercial structure at 151 Liverpool Street in East Boston, MA 02128.
    https://www.boston.gov

Apr 10

Apr 09

Gated Globe: 7th Cong. Candidates: What's the difference?

Is there really a dime's worth of difference between challenger Pressley and incumbent Capuano? The Globe reports. Subscription required.

    What if, in a Boston congressional race, the candidates seemed to agree on nearly everything? - The Boston Globe
    What if, in a local congressional race, the candidates seemed to agree on nearly everything? There are many months until the Sept. 4 Democratic primary. But last week US Representative Michael E. Capuano and his Democratic primary challenger, Ayanna Pressley, a city councilor, answered questions before students at Emerson College on consecutive evenings.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 09

Panthers spoil Bruins' bid for top seed in East

Panthers spoil Bruins' bid for top seed in East  Bangor Daily News

    Panthers spoil Bruins' bid for top seed in East
    BOSTON - Roberto Luongo came off the bench to shut down Boston in the third period, and the Florida Panthers dashed the Bruins' hopes of getting the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs with a 4-2 win Sunday night. The Bruins trailed Tampa Bay by....
    http://bangordailynews.com

Apr 09

4 people arrested for breaking into East Boston apartment

4 people arrested for breaking into East Boston apartment  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    4 people arrested for breaking into East Boston apartment - The Boston Globe
    Four people were arrested on charges of breaking and entering Thursday morning after officers allegedly caught them trespassing in an East Boston apartment building, police said. Marlon Lopez-Cabrera, 29, of Chelsea, Miguel Carrasquillo, 20, of Boston, Brian Cornejo, 21, of Lynn, and a 17-year-old girl from East Boston were taken into custody at the 312 Chelsea St.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 09

Muslims teach neighbors about their religion during Open Mosque Day

Muslims teach neighbors about their religion during Open Mosque Day  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    Muslims teach neighbors about their religion during Open Mosque Day - The Boston Globe
    Among throngs of people touring the Islamic Society of Boston Cultural Center on Sunday were two lanky middle school girls who love to talk about religion. "What do you believe?" they often ask each other. Mary Matero, 12, is Catholic and lives in West Roxbury. Mareyama Jalloh, 13, is Muslim and lives in East Boston.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

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Audits raise questions about state benefits fraud

Audits raise questions about state benefits fraud  Lowell Sun

    Audits raise questions about state benefits fraud
    By Colin A. Young, State House News Service Updated: 04/04/2018 08:35:34 AM EDT BOSTON -- For the seventh year in a row, the state auditor's office uncovered a record amount of public assistance benefit fraud, identifying nearly $17 million that was being improperly spent in fiscal year 2017.
    http://www.lowellsun.com

Apr 06

At Boston's Logan, a scuffle involving punching, spitting . . . and hand lotion

At Boston's Logan, a scuffle involving punching, spitting . . . and hand lotion  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    At Boston's Logan, a scuffle involving punching, spitting . . . and hand lotion - The Boston Globe
    A University of Rhode Island graduate student was arraigned Wednesday on charges he allegedly punched, spat on, and sprayed liquid hand lotion in the face of a state trooper at Boston's Logan International Airport Tuesday night. Kevin C.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 05

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Apr 03

MS-13 gang member admits to role in murder after trap was set on Facebook

MS-13 gang member admits to role in murder after trap was set on Facebook  The Boston Globe

    MS-13 member admits to role in murder of teenage boy in East Boston; trap was set on Facebook - The Boston Globe
    A member of the feared MS-13 street gang admitted to his role in the murder of a 15-year-old boy on Constitution Beach in East Boston in 2015, an ambush set in motion by a phony Facebook account that offered the victim a chance to meet a girl, prosecutors said.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 03

Silver Line service to and from Chelsea launching April 21

Silver Line service to and from Chelsea launching April 21  Curbed Boston Full coverage

    Silver Line service to and from Chelsea launching April 21
    Silver Line bus service to and from downtown Chelsea from South Station, including via dedicated bus lanes, will start on April 21. The long-anticipated move means not only that the MBTA is hitting a self-imposed deadline for the service, but that both Chelsea and parts of East Boston will have clearer and-hopefully-faster connections to Boston's commercial core.
    https://boston.curbed.com

Apr 03

MS-13 member admits to role in murder of teenage boy in East Boston; trap was set on Facebook

MS-13 member admits to role in murder of teenage boy in East Boston; trap was set on Facebook  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    MS-13 member admits to role in murder of teenage boy in East Boston; trap was set on Facebook - The Boston Globe
    A member of the feared MS-13 street gang admitted to his role in the murder of a 15-year-old boy on Constitution Beach in East Boston in 2015, an ambush set in motion by a phony Facebook account that offered the victim a chance to meet a girl, prosecutors said.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 03

Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Role In Boston Teen's Slaying

Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Role In Boston Teen's Slaying  WBUR

    Gang Member Pleads Guilty To Role In Boston Teen's Slaying
    A member of the violent MS-13 gang has pleaded guilty to his role in the slaying of a 15-year-old Boston boy who was lured to his death by a fake Facebook page.
    http://www.wbur.org

Apr 03

Boston schools' fresh food program expands

Boston schools' fresh food program expands  The Boston Globe

    BPS fresh food program expands - The Boston Globe
    The $3 million effort - half of it being paid for by the Shah Family Foundation - represents the latest step by the school system and the mayor's office to get the freshest food possible into the bellies of the system's 56,000 students.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 03

Porrazzo Rink Meeting April 19

FMC Sports, operator of the Porazzo Rink, will hold meeting on ice allocation. More here.

    FMC Sports to hold meeting on Porrazzo Rink time
    PUBLIC ICE MEETING SCHEDULE ANNOUNCED The general public and rink users welcome to attend ice allocation meeting EAST BOSTON, MA The general public and current rink users are invited to attend the annual ice allocation meeting for the Porrazzo Rink on Thursday, April 19.
    http://eastbostondotcom.blogspot.com

Apr 03

Getting Salty with Steve DiFillippo of Davio's

Getting Salty with Steve DiFillippo of Davio's  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    Getting Salty with Steve DiFillippo of Davio's - The Boston Globe
    Wenham's Steve DiFillippo now oversees the Davio's restaurant empire (expanding to California this summer). But he first found inspiration eating popovers at Anthony's Pier 4, before opening his first Northern Italian restaurant on Newbury Street 33 years ago, when he turned 24. What's the first restaurant you ever ate at in Boston?
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 01

Ambulance to the rescue in Eastie

Ambulance to the rescue in Eastie  Boston Herald Full coverage

    Ambulance to the rescue in Eastie
    The city added a second ambulance to East Boston after wait times for top-priority calls there spiked to 8 minutes, a full 2 minutes more than the department's target for critical emergencies.Boston EMS chief Jim Hooley said the new ambulance has been staffed day and evenings since March 12.Call times in East Boston for reports of heart attacks, difficulty breathing, "man down" or other critical incidents had jumped to 8 minutes, while the goal for the top-priority incidents is 6 minutes, Hooley said.
    http://www.bostonherald.com

Apr 01

Boston could find itself underwater on flooding costs

Boston could find itself underwater on flooding costs  Boston Herald Full coverage

    Boston could find itself underwater on flooding costs
    The starting price tag to protect Boston from rising seas is up to $2.5 billion - even before a $20 billion seawall is calculated in, researchers told city councilors in a special hearing yesterday.The University of Massachusetts Boston Sustainable Solutions Lab's team insists the work has to be done to prevent more floods like those that saw debris flowing through city streets in recent storms.
    http://www.bostonherald.com

Apr 01

East Boston teen arrested after allegedly breaking into Dorchester home

East Boston teen arrested after allegedly breaking into Dorchester home  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    Teen arrested after allegedly breaking into home, climbing out back window - The Boston Globe
    An East Boston teenager was arrested in Dorchester Friday morning after he allegedly broke into an unoccupied home on Talbot Avenue, according to Boston police. Police responded to an automatic call from the home's alarm system at about 9:30 a.m. Friday, according to a statement from the Boston Police Department.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 01

Citing high costs, engineers stress regional approach to battle city's rising waters

Citing high costs, engineers stress regional approach to battle city's rising waters  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    Citing astronomical costs, engineers stress regional approach to battle city's rising waters - The Boston Globe
    Researchers testified during a city council committee hearing to look at the city's storm preparedness and flooding problems, following a series of storms that began in January and left parts of neighborhoods in South Boston and East Boston under water.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

Apr 01

East Boston gets second ambulance

East Boston gets second ambulance  The Boston Globe Full coverage

    East Boston gets second ambulance - The Boston Globe
    After complaints from the public and a nudge from city and state officials, East Boston is getting a second dedicated ambulance. Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced Friday that overtime funds will pay for a second ambulance in the neighborhood for the remainder of the fiscal year.
    https://www.bostonglobe.com

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