‘Crucial Catch’ with NFL at SECHC

October 12, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Three organizations, including the National Football League (NFL), will come together at the South End Community Health Center this Tuesday, Oct. 17, for a one-of-a-kind event to draw awareness to early detection of cancer. The program is called ‘Crucial Catch’ and is a nationwide initiative with the NFL and the American...
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All-Door Bus Boarding Deemed a Success on Silver Line

October 12, 2017
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The pilot program for the Silver Line through the South End that allowed boarding at all doors through the summer has proven to speed up operations and improve perceptions of the bus by riders. The Silver Line Better Bus Experience, a partnership between BostonBRT, the MBTA, and the City of Boston, tested all-door boarding...
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Community Choice Energy is Adopted by the City of Boston

October 12, 2017
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By Beth Treffeisen In an effort to make Boston a little greener, the Boston City Council on Oct. 4, voted unanimously to adopt Community Choice Energy (CCE), with the goal of increasing the consumption of renewable energy across the city. The order, which was filed by City Council President Michelle Wu and City Councilor...
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Dinopoulos Endorses Mike Kelley in Final Election for District 2 City Council

October 12, 2017
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Nearly half of the voters in the preliminary election for District 2 City Council seat supported an alternative to the establishment candidate. With that in mind, and in a show of unity following a competitive summer campaign, Corey Dinopoulos endorsed the true-progressive candidate Mike Kelley’s bid for the seat being vacated by Councilor Bill...
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Ed Flynn to Address Domestic Violence with the City Council

October 12, 2017
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Ed Flynn, candidate for Boston City Council District 2, announced his intention to make advocacy for victims of domestic violence a priority on the City Council.  Flynn, a probation officer and former state public-safety official, held a press conference in the South End on Monday where he talked about the importance of standing up...
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Mobile Incubator Makes Boston Home, for Now

October 12, 2017
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By Beth Treffeisen On the corner of Tremont and Clarendon Streets, in the South End, an orange and white 1957 Shasta camper that would normally be seen in a wooded camp site sticks out of the brick backdrop in front of the Boston Center of the Arts – and no, no one is living...
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