Author: Patriot-Bridge Staff

Enjoy the Holiday Season

This is a wonderful time of the year, to paraphrase the song, with holiday music playing in the malls and on our car radios, resurrecting our earliest childhood memories — even for the younger set — of Christmases-past. We choose…

Townie Sports

REGISTRATION FOR CHARLESTOWN LITTLE LEAGUE 2019 IS NOW OPEN! Players should be between 4-12 years old by Aug. 31, 2019. Register on line: https://tshq.bluesombrero.com/Default.aspx?tabid=2089459 Contact us at [email protected] if you have trouble with registration. Winter practices for AAA and Majors will begin at Extra Innings…

Obituaries 12-20-2018

James Furlong Retired Boston Police Officer James E. Furlong, a 40-year resident of Revere, formerly of Charlestown, entered into eternal life on Saturday, Dec. 15 at the Hebrew Rehabilitation Nursing Home in Roslindale. He was 97 years old. James was…

Meeting Santa Claus

Charlestown Chamber of Commerce board members, Jane Gricci, Jimmy Lister, and Nancy Johnsen, with Santa, during the annual Winter Wonderland and Stroll at the Training Field on Saturday, Dec. 8. Many residents turned out to celebrate the coming of Christmas.

CNC Community Corner

The Spaulding-Charlestown Neighborhood Council Community Partnership Fund announces the fourth year of awarding grants to eligible non-profit organizations. The first tutorial for applicants will be held Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 at 7 p.m. at the American Legion Hall on 23…

Neighborhood Round Up

THE CHARLESTOWN LIONS CLUB IS COLLECTING COATS The Charlestown Lions Club is collecting coats for children, babies and adults until January 7, 2019. Our Charlestown Cooperative Bank has generously offered to be the collection site for the coats again, and…

Police Briefs 12-13-2018

CHARLESTOWN BEAT Larceny – Bike 12/03/18          – A victim on Chestnut Street reported he locked his bicycle – a Pure Fix with orange rims – to a pole in front of his home, but when he returned, he observed the…

Letter to the Editor

Charlestown is not for sale Dear Editor: Although unaware to most of us, Charlestown is being methodically put up for sale. A recent decision by the Boston Zoning Commission is precedent setting. It allows Hood to exceed the allowable maximum…