6 hours ago

6 hours ago

8-Story Boutique Hotel in Southie approved

Facebook

    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

6 hours ago

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

Facebook

    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

14 hours ago

The Scoop on Poop

Facebook

    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.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

16 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.
    https://www.universalhub.com

16 hours ago

Letter to the Editor: Election Day is May 1st

Facebook

    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 ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

22 hours ago

Tap into the Local Brewery Scene: Craft’d

Facebook

    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 ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

22 hours ago

Southie History Lesson: St. Augustine Chapel & Cemetery

Facebook

    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

22 hours ago

Boston Public Improvement Commission Hearing

100 Northern Avenue; South Boston – Sidewalk Café License – On a petition by Honeygrow LLC

This article has 4 other Boston locations (Show)

As shown on a plan entitled City of Boston Public Works Department, Engineering Division, Specific Repairs Plan, 610 Beacon Street, Public Way, Boston, 1 sheet dated April, 2018.

...Specific Repairs within Canterbury Street, West Roxbury, on its northerly side at the rear of 1 Circuit Drive located between Morton Street and American Legion Highway, consisting of a new place marker sign...

...West Roxbury, on its northerly side at the rear of 1 Circuit Drive located between Morton Street and American Legion Highway, consisting of a new place marker sign and driveway curb cut. (NB 4/12/2018...

1 City Hall Square

    Boston Public Improvement Commission Hearing
    The Public Improvement Commission will be holding hearings on April 26 at 10:00 a.m. Public Hearing Continued On a petition by the Yawkey Way abutters for a Street Name Change, renaming the entirety of Yawkey Way (public way), Boston Proper, between Brookline Avenue and Boylston Street, to be officially known in the future as an extension of Jersey Street.
    https://www.boston.gov

29 hours ago

29 hours ago

41 hours ago

Councilor Flynn to Chair Stray Voltage Working Session

Facebook

    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

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.
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

2 days ago

2 days ago

Week of April 23rd

Facebook

    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

Facebook

    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

4 days ago

4 days ago

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
    https://www.urbancultureinstitute.org

4 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

4 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

5 days ago

BPD: Keeping our neighborhood safe! Drugs and gun seized

Facebook

    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

5 days ago

Weekend Picks – April 20th

Facebook

    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.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

6 days ago

6 days ago

“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

6 days ago

Rep. Nick Collins files legislation to protect UMass Boston

Facebook

    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.
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

6 days ago

New development coming to Andrew Square

Facebook

    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

6 days ago

Abutters Meeting: Notre Dame Education Center

Facebook

    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

6 days ago

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...

This article has 4 other Boston locations (Show)

...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...

1 City Hall Square

    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!

Facebook

    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

Facebook

    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 ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

Apr 17

Renewal, Possibilities & Preservation Headline April Neighborhood Gathering

57 Seaport Blvd

    Renewal, Possibilities & Preservation Headline April Neighborhood Gathering
    Nicholas Armata Fort Point Channel Landmark District Commission Fort Point's Historic District, The Commission & with the latest on The Role of Commissioners Love Your Block 2018 Sweeping, Planting & Raking Our Way Into Spring
    http://www.fortpointboston.com

Apr 17

Celebrate Airdeck season at Coppersmith!

Facebook

    Celebrate Airdeck season at Coppersmith! - Caught In Southie
    Monday Funday! Coppersmith will be celebrating warmer weather (we hope) 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 ...
    http://www.caughtinsouthie.com

Apr 17

“Any type of new programming, and especially ...

“Any type of new programming, and especially plans for a licensed alcohol establishment, are typically announced to the neighborhood for a vetting before going public. In this case, it appears that didn’t happen because the beer garden would be on state land, not City land, said Old Dover President Ken Smith.” Not checking in with the neighborhood groups that helped force his open space to happen and outlined recommended uses is a mistake. When will they learn that keeping in touch and keeping folks informed will get them further every time.

    Neighborhood Disappointed by Ink Underground's Surprise Beer Garden
    What was exciting news for many who see great potential at the new Ink Underground park below the Expressway was a disappointing surprise for many in the Old Dover neighborhood - who apparently had no idea a licensed, outdoor beer garden would be coming to their neighborhood this summer.
    https://thebostonsun.com

Apr 17

School vacation week activities keep kids busy

Boston Children’s Museum, 408 Congress St.

This article has 1 other Boston location (Show)

Museum of Fine Arts, 465 Huntington Ave.; mfa.org

    School vacation week activities keep kids busy
    Chances are, one parent is taking April vacation off because the kids are - meaning that person has taken on the role of entertainment co­ordinator for the week. Not to worry, lots of places around Boston have a full roster of fun things to keep the kiddos­ occupied, edu­cated and even enchanted.
    http://www.bostonherald.com

About

EveryBlock collects 19 types of news in Boston — including articles, real estate listings, meetups and conversations neighbors are having — and organizes it by location. Here is all the recent news and discussion near 69-101 Seaport Blvd.

Upcoming events

Wed

View full calendar →

Thousands of neighbors connect and get their news via EveryBlock, including:

Harrison Miller Ross Mattingly Lance Quejada Nick Ponti ursamajor Yan Albertovich Kerefov Erika D Peg Buckman David Reznikow Anna Xin Fang

You're 60 seconds from creating an account and joining them…

or
Enter your email address

69-101 Seaport Blvd.