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Walsh, Jackson to battle for mayor after low-turnout preliminary

October 6, 2017
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Mayor Martin Walsh and City Councilor Tito Jackson will face-off against each other in November in a battle to be the leader of the city, as they were the two top vote getters in the mayoral race during the City’s preliminary election on Sept. 26, according to unofficial City results. But if the general...

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Boston rallies to support Puerto Rico

October 6, 2017
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After Hurricane Maria brought catastrophic damage to the island of Puerto Rico, Mission Hill’s own state Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez, along with other Boston organizations, have come together to support the people of Puerto Rico through donations of food, items, and money. Grassroots Fundraising The Puerto Rican Festival of Massachusetts Incorporated (PRFM) hosted a grassroots...

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BLOCK PARTY

October 6, 2017
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BLOCK PARTY

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Boston against rescinding DACA

October 6, 2017
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The City of Boston and local organizations in Mission Hill and surrounding neighborhoods have denounced the federal government’s recent decision to potentially rescind the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) program and are offering support to those who DACA protects. DACA, a program put in place by President Obama by means of an executive...

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Fiscal General Healey, con otros estados, investiga compañías de opiáceos

October 6, 2017
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Seth Daniel especial a Gazette La Fiscal General Maura Healey anunció hace poco que la alcaldía ha expandida una investigación en curso del marketing y la venta de opiáceos para incluir múltiples fabricantes de analgésicos de marca y tres de los principales distribuidores de drogas. Algunos de su vecindario creen que la acción viene...

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BPDA to host meetings on General Heath Apartments proposal

October 6, 2017
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The Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) will host back-to-back public meetings on the General Heath Square Apartments project on Oct. 17 at the Julia Martin House at 90 Bickford St. The proposed project will sit on the border of Mission Hill and Jamaica Plain From 6 p.m. to 7 p.m., BPDA will hold...

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Housing services nonprofit coming to the Hill

October 6, 2017
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Metropolitan Boston Housing Partnership (MBHP), a nonprofit that provides housing services and aims to prevent homelessness in the Boston area, is hitting the refresh button, switching up its name and moving to Roxbury Crossing. The organization is changing its name to Metro Housing | Boston and will be moving to the Parcel 25 development...

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Homicide suspects indicted on murder charges

October 6, 2017
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A Suffolk County grand jury has handed down indictments charging three suspects in the homicide of Andres Cruz with first-degree murder, armed robbery, and unlawful possession of a firearm, according to a press release. Boston police apprehended Jerome Hobson, Shawn Redden, and Christian Soto-Olivero shortly after the July 18 incident at AC Hardware Store...

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Participacion, October 6, 2017

October 6, 2017
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía, martes, 31 de octubre para la edición del 3 de noviembre. Escriba a: news@missionhillgazette.com. Los números telefónicos abajo empiezan con el código 617.          Reuniones Reunión del grupo de impactos, actualizaciones del proyecto de desarrollo de General Heath Square Apartments. Discusión entre los promotores...

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AG Healey joins other states to investigate opioid marketing

October 6, 2017
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By Seth Daniel Special to the Gazette Attorney General Maura Healey announced recently that her office has expanded an ongoing investigation into the marketing and sale of opioids to include multiple manufacturers of branded painkillers and three major drug distributors, but her entrance into the suit came a little too late for some in...

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