Archive for September, 2016

Chester Square Fall Fest

September 22, 2016
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Chester Square Fall Fest

MAKING A MOVE: David Jordan considers his next move in a chess game played during the 4th Annual Chester Square Fall Fest in Chester Square last Saturday afternoon, Sept. 17. The beautiful day lent itself to a great festival for the Chester Square Area Neighborhood Association and all the neighbors in the area.
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Neighbors Want More Information on Mckinley School Demolition Plans

September 22, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Students and faculty at the McKinley South End Academy know very little about their future in the neighborhood, and neighbors of the large, block-long school on Warren Avenue know even less about a plan floating within the Boston Public Schools (BPS) to demolish the existing school and build and four to...
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Sixty Street Pianos Will Soon Line the Streets

September 22, 2016
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By Beth Treffeisen Soon to be scattered around Boston, 60 colorful, quirky and uniquely designed pianos will be placed throughout the city enticing passersby with the message “Play Me, I’m Yours,” inscribed on them. “It is so effective because it animates the people and activates the space,” said Gary Dunning the executive director of...
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Esplanade Assoc to Celebrate 15th Anniversary at Moondance Gala

September 22, 2016
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On Saturday, September 24, 2016, the Esplanade Associaiton will celebrate 15 years of Making Life Better in the Park at their annual Moondance Gala to be held along the banks of the Charles River in Boston. As one of the most beautiful evenings of the fall social season, this year’s Moondance Gala is expected...
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East Boston Savings Bank Warms Up for the 11th Annual 5K Bay Run/Walk

September 22, 2016
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East Boston Savings Bank (EBSB) announced that its eleventh annual 5K Bay Run/walk will take place Sunday, October 2nd .  Adults and children of all ages and from all communities in Greater Boston are invited to run or walk the flat, scenic course, overlooking Dorchester Bay and Carson Beach.  The 5K Bay Run/Walk begins...
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BCYF Swim League Now Recruiting Youth Participants

September 22, 2016
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Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF,) is currently enrolling youth participants, age 6-17, for the annual BCYF Citywide Swim League. Every year, over 300 young swimmers participate in the BCYF Swim League. In addition to improving swimming skills, participants make new friends and enjoy visits to other Boston swimming pools for meets. The...
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Fenway Center, Air Rights Project Could Begin in 2017 with Change

September 22, 2016
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By Seth Daniel The first air-rights project over the Mass Pike in 30 years could begin as early as next spring, as the Fenway Center proposal that unites Beacon Street to Brookline Avenue over the Pike issued a Notice of Intent to make changes to the project and initiate a Phase 1 this spring....
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#OFFTHEWALL to Launch at South End Open Market at Ink Block

September 22, 2016
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The South End Open Market, now located at Ink Block, will bring #OFFTHEWALL, Boston’s first live graffiti art gallery and block party, to the Market on Sunday, Sept. 25. #OFFTHEWALL is set to take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. as part of the South End Open Market at Ink Block. The weekly...
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Old Dover Focuses in on Public Safety in Wake of Attack

September 22, 2016
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By Seth Daniel After a brutal, daylight attack of a woman on Harrison Avenue in late July, the Old Dover Neighborhood Association called for a bolstering of its Safety and Security Committee at its first meeting of the season on Tuesday, Sept. 20, and for members of that Committee to begin patrolling the neighborhood....
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Police Briefs 09-22-2016

September 22, 2016
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BACK ABY KENMORE/FENWAY SOUTH END POLICE LOG Sept. 12 532 Commonwealth Ave. – Property – Lost 32 Cunard St. – Robbery – Street 15 Lansdowne St. – Disorderly Conduct 419 Massachusetts Ave. – Investigate Person 2 Lattimore Court – Assault Simple – Battery 35 Cunard St. – Fraud – False Pretense/Scheme 1 Public Alley...
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