Monthly Archives: December 2015

Hill Agenda, Dec. 11, 2015

December 11, 2015
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, Jan. 12 for the Jan. 15 issue. Email listings to reporter@jamaicaplaingazette.com. Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Mission Hill Neighborhood Housing Services board of directors, first Monday of every month, 6-7:30pm, Mission Church Parish Center, 1545 Tremont...

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TROLLEY TOUR & TREE LIGHTING

December 11, 2015
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TROLLEY TOUR & TREE LIGHTING

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ENJOYING A THANKSGIVING DINNER

December 11, 2015
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ENJOYING A THANKSGIVING DINNER

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Participacion, Dec. 11, 2015

December 11, 2015
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía el 12 de enero para la edición del 15 de enero. Escriba a: news@missionhillgazette.com. Note que los números telefónicos empiezan con 617, a menos que diga otro código de área.          Reuniones Northeastern University Neighborhood Council, con Northeastern Task Force, para hablar sobre los...

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Editorial: Happy holidays

December 11, 2015
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We at the Gazette would like to wish you a happy and safe holiday season. It is a time to gather with friends and family, and recognize the love that we have in our lives. Let us give thanks for what we have. If we have much, let us appreciate our fortunes and help...

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Editorial: Goddard House: A mixed bag

December 11, 2015
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We are glad that the developers are preserving the 1927 Goddard Housing building, protecting a slice of history for our community. Too often preservation is brushed aside in the greedy rush for money. One needs only to look at the 161 S. Huntington Ave. project for an example. There, the community lost the notable...

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Obituary: Catherine Gately

December 11, 2015
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Obituary: Catherine Gately

Catherine A. (Clifford) Gately, who was a lifelong resident of Mission Hill, died on Nov. 9. Beloved mother of Karen T. Gately of Medford, Paula C. Gately of Chelsea, and Jimmy Gately of Mission Hill, Cathy was born to late Thomas and Molly Clifford from Kerry, Ireland. Loving sister of the late Mary and...

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City’s proposal raises age to purchase tobacco

December 11, 2015
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The City is taking steps to raise the minimum age to buy all tobacco and nicotine products, including e-cigarettes, to 21, according to a press release from the Mayor’s Office. Boston has already seen a reduction in youth cigarette use from 15.3 percent to 7.9 percent, according to statistics from 2005 to 2013. The...

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Hill Happenings

December 11, 2015
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Hill Happenings

Mission Hill lost a beautiful woman when Cathy (Clifford) Gately passed away last month. A lifelong Hill resident, Cathy served on the board of Roxbury Tenants of Harvard for many years. If you knew Cathy, you were blessed. I was fortunate to have known Cathy going back to my high school days when I...

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What’s Happening on Main Streets

December 11, 2015
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“There’s a tree in the (EnVision) Hotel, one in the park as well, the sturdy kind that doesn’t mind the snow.” It truly is “Beginning to look a lot like Christmas” and Mayor Marty Walsh kicked off the Mission Hill holidays with Santa and his elves on Dec. 5 by lighting that sturdy tree...

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