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A Day in the Life of Council President Michelle Wu

November 4, 2016
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By Joseph Prezioso In spending a day with Council President Michelle Wu, one quickly sees her talk is her walk. The sun hadn’t quite made it up Thursday morning when City Council President Michelle Wu began rushing around her Roslindale home to get out the door and get on the go. A lone jogger...

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St John’s Episcopal Church to Hold Annual Harvest Fair on November 12

November 4, 2016
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St. John’s Church at 27 Devens Street invites everyone to the 177th Harvest Fair on Saturday, November 12 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. in the church’s Parish House. Admission is free and items for sale include books, crafts, plants, toys, jewelry, and baked goods. There will also be a Silent Auction with a...

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Counseling Center Renamed at MC

November 4, 2016
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The School Counseling Center at Malden Catholic High School was recently dedicated in honor of the Adelaide Breed Bayrd Foundation in recognition of the Foundation’s $250,000 gift in support of the school’s Essential Malden Catholic Campaign. “Malden Catholic is grateful to the Adelaide Breed Bayrd Foundation and its Trustees for their support of the...

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Mayor Holds Meet and Greet, Says He’s All in for Re-Election

November 4, 2016
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By John Lynds While he’s not on the ballot next week, Mayor Martin Walsh will run for reelection in 2017 and already has his sights set on another term as Boston’s mayor. On Sunday, Walsh held a meet and greet in East Boston with supporters and signaled he wants his reelection to not only...

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Little League MVPs

October 28, 2016
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Little League MVPs

Co-MVP Award recipients, Noel Gallagher and Hayden Groh, showing off the hardware during the Charlestown Little League Banquet on Monday, Oct. 24, at the Knights of Columbus Hall. The League honored several young people and teams from last summer’s season.

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Resident Advocacy Results in Reversal Of ‘Highway Up the Hill’ on Allston Street

October 28, 2016
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By Seth Daniel Allston Street is one of the narrowest streets on the back side of the Town. It’s also one of the most used cut-throughs for drivers, and as residents have watched a growing number of cars speed up the big hill to Bunker Hill Street – they began to hit a breaking...

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Spirits of Charlestown Tell a Unique Story; Give a Voice to the Voiceless

October 28, 2016
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By Seth Daniel History is a way of life in the present of Charlestown, and there are lots of people who know volumes about the life and times of residents of the Town in periods gone by. But few have actually talked to them. That’s where Charlestown’s MaryLee Trettenero comes into the picture, leading...

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Sullivan Sq Underpass Closed this Weekend

October 28, 2016
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The Boston Public Works Department announced today that the Sullivan Square Underpass will be closed for routine maintenance this weekend.  No traffic will be allowed to use the underpass from 9 PM on Friday, October 28, through 6 PM on Sunday, October 30. The maintenance to be performed is in preparation for the upcoming...

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CNC Community Corner

October 28, 2016
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Candidates sought for seats on CNC The Charlestown Neighborhood Council (CNC) will be conducting its At-Large election to fill seven seats on the CNC. Prospective candidates are asked to collect a minimum of 25 signatures from any Charlestown resident 18 years of age and older to secure a spot on this year’s ballot. Once completed,...

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CSAC to Change Name to The Charlestown Coalition

October 28, 2016
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By Seth Daniel With more than enough abbreviated organizations in the Town and the state, the former CSAC is moving to something much simpler. The Charlestown Substance Abuse Coalition (CSAC) has been in existence as an umbrella organization under the auspices of Mass General Hospital community benefits for years, but this month – during...

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