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Update on Laneway development

August 3, 2018
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The developers for The Laneway at 9-11 Burney St. project, which has drawn a mixed reaction from the community, are continuing to review feedback from recent pop-up workshops, while a vote at the Boston Planning and Development Agency board was not slated at the Gazette deadline. The developers—Mitch Wilson and Russell Preston—are proposing to...
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Q. and A. with Bob Massie

August 3, 2018
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Q. and A. with Bob Massie

Bob Massie is an author, activist, and former leader of several nonprofits who has overcome many challenges in life, including a battle with hemophilia. He is taking on Jay Gonzalez for the Democratic nomination for governor. The two candidates will face-off in the primary on Sept. 4. The Gazette recently conducted a question-and-answer session...
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Boston Building Resources fundraising for renovation

August 3, 2018
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Boston Building Resources on Mission Hill has launched a fundraising campaign for a renovation for its building that houses its nonprofit Reuse Center, according to a press release. The renovation will make it possible for the organization to receive and sell more used and surplus building materials at their Terrace Street location, thereby providing...
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Early voting available for 2018 state election

August 3, 2018
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Voters registered in Boston will be able to vote early in this year’s election beginning on Monday Oct. 22 and running through Friday, Nov. 2, according to a press release. Mission Hill residents will be able to cast their ballots for the Nov. 6 State Election at the Tobin Community Center on Oct. 23...
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Cider Press Fest

August 3, 2018
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Cider Press Fest


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Hill Agenda, Aug. 3, 2018

August 3, 2018
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, Tues. Sept. 4 for the Sept. 7 issue. Email listings to [email protected] 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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Participacion, Aug. 3 2018

August 3, 2018
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía, martes, 4 de septiembre para la edición del 7 de septiembre. Correo: [email protected] Los números telefónicos abajo empiezan con el código 617. Reuniones Comité de Delincuencia de Mission Hill, próxima reunión septiembre, último jueves del mes, 7pm, Mission Church Music Room, 1545 Tremont Street....
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Commissioner Evans bids farewell after 39 years at BPD

August 3, 2018
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By Seth Daniel Special to the Gazette Police Commissioner William Evans announced at a press conference on July 23 that he would resign from his post as commissioner to spend more time with his family and to be the head of public safety at Boston College (BC). At the same time, Mayor Martin Walsh...
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Millions invested in mayor’s plan to combat youth substance use

August 3, 2018
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Mayor Walsh recently released a five year plan to prevent and address youth substance use in Boston. The plan is the result of a comprehensive assessment of youth substance use and current prevention efforts in Boston. The Youth Substance Use Prevention Strategic Plan will guide the work of the Mayor’s Office of Recovery Services...
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Hill Happenings

August 3, 2018
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Condolences to the family of Mary Gray, who passed away last month. Mary was a terrific woman who lived on Mission Hill after emigrating from Ireland as a child. I often chatted with Mary at the Mission Hill Post in the old days. She and her husband, Peter Gray raised four wonderful children, one...
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