Author: staff

Thank you, Bob DeLeo

It’s hard to believe that it has been 10 years since Winthrop/Revere State Rep. Bob DeLeo was elected the Speaker of the House by his colleagues. (Yes, time flies.) We wish to make note of the 10th anniversary of Speaker…

What’s Happening on Main Streets

The year 2019 began quite differently with an interesting (for me) medical challenge. As some of you might have heard, I underwent heart surgery right after Christmas to correct a defective aortic valve that I’ve been aware of for the…

Hill Happenings

About 80 revelers gathered at the West Roxbury Elks to celebrate “Big Jim” Moynihan’s surprise 70th birthday party. A hulking soft-spoken man, Jim is my childhood friend and we grew up in the Mission Hill project in the 1950s and…

Northeastern Awarded $500,000 M212 State Grant

Northeastern University was recently awarded $500,000 for its Foster Innovation for Seafood Handling (FISH) program as part of $3.7 million in new grants from the Massachusetts Manufacturing Innovation Initiative (M2I2). The program is spearheaded by Professor Taskin Padir and “bring[s] collaborative…