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South End Very Close to Getting a Seat at the Airport Table

January 11, 2018
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By Seth Daniel The South End is one step closer to joining East Boston and South Boston with a permanent seat at the Logan Airport table. State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz reported that his bill to give the South End a permanent seat at the Logan Airport Citizens Advisory Committee (CAC) has been reported out...
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Sweater Soiree

January 6, 2018
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Sweater Soiree

The first-ever Sexy Sweater Soiree by Washington Gateway Main Street brought out a large crowd of people last Wednesday, Dec. 20 – some sweatered up and others donning casual holiday attire. Here, WGMS Director Andrew Malloy, Garrick Durst and Kristin Phelan show off their trendy holiday threads. The fundraiser gathered more than $15,000 for...
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Mayor Walsh Sworn in to Serve Second Term:Promises to Re-Open Long Island Bridge

January 6, 2018
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Mayor Walsh Sworn in to Serve Second Term:Promises to Re-Open Long Island Bridge

By Beth Treffeisen On New Year’s Day morning, Mayor Martin Walsh took his oath of office and was sworn in to his second term as the 54th mayor of Boston in front of a large crowd filled with residents, supporters, faith leaders and elected officials in the Cutler Majestic Theatre. Former Vice President Joseph...
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Boston Ballet to Present Two Works in February at South End Headquarters

January 6, 2018
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The Boston Ballet announced this week they will have two Black Box style programs in February at their South End headquarters. On Feb. 15 and 16 at 7:30 p.m., audiences will get an exclusive preview of the Parts In Suite program which will be performed March 9–April 7 at the Boston Opera House. Prior...
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Landmarks Delays Improvements to Library Park

January 6, 2018
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By Beth Treffeisen The South End Landmark’s District Commission (SELDC) continued an application that would re-design the Library Park adjacent to the South End Library at 685 Tremont St., stating the layout needs to be changed in order to better accommodate the roots of the existing trees in the park to give them a...
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After 22 Years, Madrey says Good-Bye to Her South End Library Family

January 6, 2018
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By Seth Daniel The checkout desk at the South End branch library will get a little less lively come January when long-time librarian Deborah Madrey retires after a long career in the Boston Public Library (BPL) system. Catching up to her this month at the Library, she told the Sun that she will miss...
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Long Island Bridge Re-Opening Announcement a Shocker, but Well Received

January 6, 2018
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By Seth Daniel When Mayor Martin Walsh delivered his Inaugural Address on Monday, Jan. 1, at the Cutler Majestic Theatre, most Southenders watching on TV or in the seats did a double take when Walsh announced his commitment to re-open the Long Island Bridge and create a recovery campus on the Island. That’s mostly...
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Council President Campbell Ready to Continue Transparency, Access to Council

January 6, 2018
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By Seth Daniel Growing up in the South End and attending schools in East Boston, it was clear upon hearing the life story of new Council President Andrea Campbell that she had far more in common with the disenfranchised voices in the city than the voices that would typically be heard at City Hall....
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Where to Park? Confusion Along Beacon Street Strikes

January 6, 2018
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By Beth Treffeisen It’s been years to make Beacon Street in the Back Bay safer, but now as freezing-cold temperatures settle in and roadways become dicier, the initial work of re-designing the roadway has been stalled, leaving a mess of cones and confusion as to where to park. Beginning on Dec. 20, crews began...
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City Lights

December 29, 2017
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Director Of The Arts Commission, Karin Goodfellow, presents City Lights founder and executive director Duggan Hill with a proclamation of Duggan Hill Day from Mayor Martin Walsh. In Boston, Dec. 23 was Duggan Hill Day, commemorating the 30th annual City Lights Holiday Show.
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