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City Council notes

May 4, 2018
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By Beth Treffeisen Special to the Gazette The City Council met on Wednesday, April 25. Summer Violence and Community Engagement Councilors Matt O’Malley and Kim Janey filed a hearing order to discuss summer violence and explore ways to strengthen community empowerment. The councilors spoke about how violence is an ongoing issue that creates traumatic...

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MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION

May 4, 2018
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MULTICULTURAL CELEBRATION

Scenes from a multicultural celebration honoring Jesus and Mary at the Mission Church on Saturday, April 7. Courtesy Photos by Patrick O’Connor

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Hill Agenda, May 4, 2018

May 4, 2018
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, Tues. May 29 for the June 1 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...

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FIRST COMMUNION

May 4, 2018
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FIRST COMMUNION

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Participacion, May 4, 2018

May 4, 2018
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía, martes, 29 de mayo para la edición del 1 de junio. Correo: news@missionhillgazette.com. Los números telefónicos abajo empiezan con el código 617.          Reuniones Reunión pública de 9-11 Burney Street para hablar sobre revisiones al propuesto proyecto en Mission Hill. 10 mayo, 6-7.30pm. Tobin...

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Boston resident chronicles challenges of women in construction

May 4, 2018
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Susan Eisenberg, a Boston resident since 1974, has written two books from her own and other women’s experiences in the construction industry. Stanley’s Girl is Eisenberg’s fifth book of poetry, which will be published by Cornell University Press. It is a book of lyrical poetry which is centered around Eisenberg’s experience as one of...

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Hill Happenings

On April 4, 1946 Mission Hill’s Charley Kelly was discharged from the Navy, as World War ll was finally over. Charley was picked up at the Fargo Building in South Boston by his brother Martin Kelly and their friend Red McIntyre and the three went to the Calumet Cafe (Currently Mission Bar and Grill)...

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Op-eds:

May 4, 2018
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Budget proposal invests in the most vulnerable amongst us By Local State Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez On April 26, the House passed a $41.1 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year. In my first year as chair of the House Ways and Means Committee, our budget invests in the most vulnerable amongst us and meets...

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What’s Happening on Main Streets

May 4, 2018
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What’s Happening on Main Streets

Boston’s oldest continuous crime watch attracts those who love and care for our community and our generous Main Street businesses fashioned a feast for the Mission Hill Crime Committee’s annual party on April 26. Eateries donating edibles and gift cards included Butterfly Falafel, Mission Bar, Penguin, Puddingstone, Halal Indian Food, AK’s, Lilly’s Gourmet Pasta,...

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Developer releases revised and denser Art Park project

April 6, 2018
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Sebastian Mariscal Studio (SMS) held a community meeting to update the community about what its plans are for the Art Park development that will connect 778-796 Parker St. and 77 Terrace St. parcels. Historically, the community has been largely in favor of the project, and is still today, despite the fact that the proposed...

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