Cider Press Fest

August 3, 2018
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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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Letters:

August 3, 2018
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Sanchez has the experience Political wit Will Rogers observed “There is nothing as easy as DENOUNCING…it doesn’t take much to see that something is wrong, but it does take some EYESIGHT to see what will put it right again.” Having served twenty years in public life, I learned a thing or two about law...
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What’s Happening on Main Streets

August 3, 2018
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Papa’s a hit! I’m not referring to Ernest Hemingway or Goldilocks’ friend. I’m talking about the restaurant run by Konstantine Papadopoulos called Papa’s Pizza Company at 682 Huntington Ave. which opened last month. Located next door to The Squealing Pig on Huntington at the intersection of Wigglesworth and Smith Streets, it features dine-in, take-out,...
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Burney St. development continues to draw mixed reaction

July 6, 2018
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The developers of the proposed Laneway project at 9 Burney St. in Mission Hill have completed the additional “pop-up” community outreach events, but the project continues to draw a mixed reaction. The developers—Mitch Wilson and Russell Preston—are proposing to demolish an existing three-family structure at 11 Burney St. and construct a 27,629-square-foot, four-story building...
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Q. and A. with Nika Elugardo

July 6, 2018
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Q. and A. with Nika Elugardo

Nika Elugardo is an attorney, a former aide to local state Sen. Sonia Chang-Diaz, and a former director of a nonprofit that provides financial education and other resources to those wanting to achieve financial stability and build wealth. She is looking to unseat longtime state Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez. The two candidates will face-off in...
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CORPUS CHRISTI PROCESSION

July 6, 2018
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CORPUS CHRISTI PROCESSION


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Q. and A. with Rep. Sanchez

July 6, 2018
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Q. and A. with Rep. Sanchez

Local state Rep. Jeffrey Sanchez has represented the 15th Suffolk District for more than a decade. He is running for re-election this year and is facing Nika Elugardo in the Democratic primary. The winner of the Sept. 4 primary will effectively be the next representative as there will be no challengers in the general...
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Proyecto de Burney St. todavía recibe reacciones mezcladas

July 6, 2018
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Los promotores del propuesto proyecto en 9 Burney Street en Mission Hill han realizado varios eventos comunitarios, pero el proyecto sigue recibiendo reacciones mezcladas. Mitch Wilson y Russell Preston proponen demoler una estructura de tres familias en 11 Burney Street y construir un edificio de cuatro pisos y 27 mil pies cuadrados. Incluye 25...
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BPDA approves revised Art Park project

July 6, 2018
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As expected, the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) board during its June 14 meeting approved the revised Art Park project. A version of project was approved by the then Boston Redevelopment Authority and the City’s Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA) in 2014, but was held up by a since-settled lawsuit. That has led...
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Q. and A. with Councilor Pressley

July 6, 2018
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Q. and A. with Councilor Pressley

At-Large City Councilor Ayanna Pressley was first voted to the Boston City Council in 2009, becoming the first woman of color to be elected to that body. She is now part of a wave of candidates challenging incumbent Democrats across the country. Her aim is to unseat local U.S. Rep. Mike Capuano (7th District)...
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Q. and A. with U.S. Rep. Capuano

July 6, 2018
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Q. and A. with U.S. Rep. Capuano

Local U.S. Rep. Mike Capuano (7th District) was first elected to Congress in 1998 and is a member of the Congressional Progressive Caucus, the Transportation and Infrastructure Committee, and the Financial Services Committee. He is running for re-election this year and is facing Boston City Councilor Ayanna Pressley in the Sept. 4 Democratic primary...
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Parker Hill Library to reopen on July 28

July 6, 2018
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The Parker Hill Branch Library will reopen on July 28, according to Boston Public Library. The City and BPL will host a ceremony with Mission City Councilor Josh Zakim, BPL President David Leonard, and others at 10 a.m. on July 28. The library’s programming will resume at the branch following the reopening, including summer...
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SPRUCING UP THE GARDENS

July 6, 2018
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COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY

July 6, 2018
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COMMENCEMENT CEREMONY


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GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY

July 6, 2018
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GROUNDBREAKING CEREMONY


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Hill Agenda, July 6, 2018

July 6, 2018
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The deadline for Hill Agenda listings is noon, Tues. July 31 for the Aug. 3 issue. Email listings to [email protected] Note: 617 should be dialed before numbers below, unless another area code is given. Meetings Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Task Force Meeting, Meeting of the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) Task Force...
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Participacion, July 6, 2018

July 6, 2018
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El plazo para la sección de Participación es al mediodía, martes, 31 de julio para la edición del 3 de agosto. Correo: [email protected] Los números telefónicos abajo empiezan con el código 617.          Reuniones Reunión sobre el clima con el Representante Jeffrey Sánchez, jueves, 12 jul, 6.30-8.30pm. Sobre la propuesta legislación estatal para luchar...
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City Council adopts, mayor signs amended short-term rental ordinance

July 6, 2018
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By Seth Daniel Special to the Gazette The City Council voted on June 13 to adopt Mayor Martin Walsh’s amended short-term rental ordinance by a vote of 11-2, eliminating the controversial investor units that have been described as “de facto hotels,” but also giving some new leeway to owner-occupants to rent out their units...
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CELEBRATING STEVE ROSS’ BOOK

July 6, 2018
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CELEBRATING STEVE ROSS’ BOOK


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