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Collins is a True Leader on Environmental Issues

Boston legislator nails perfect score on inaugural ELM scorecard State Rep. Nick Collins, a Boston Democrat, is a true leader on environmental issues, according to his perfect scores on the Environmental League of Massachusetts’ unique and … [Read More...]

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Window Into The State House

Window Into The State House provides our readers a synopsis of important issues of interest, past and current, that are being proposed, debated or acted upon by the Massachusetts Legislature. Many issues that are not related to local city government … [Read More...]

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Hero Officer John Moynihan Recovering At Home

Boston Police Officer John Moynihan has been home from the hospital now for several days and though the healing process will take some time, he is expected to make a complete recovery. Moynihan is the officer who was shot in the face by an assailant … [Read More...]

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What Does South Boston Have That Everyone Wants? – Friendship – Love – Loyalty

The Irish Claddagh Ring has a clear and inviting meaning evident in its design. The Hands symbolize Friendship; the Heart, Love; the Crown, Loyalty. Openly displaying the symbol is a way to express one’s connection to their Irish heritage. For some, it’s a subtle expression of pride in having been raised in South Boston. Over time, the reasons for this open expression of connection and pride haven’t changed, nor should it. It’s part of the allure of South Boston that attracts … [Read More...]

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South Boston Babe Ruth League Registration

13 – 15 Year Olds At The Walsh Center Behind the South Boston Court House Friday             April 17          6:00 – 7:15 Saturday       April 18           11:00 – 12:30 All new and old players must register at this time. The registration fee is $60.00 for one and $100.00 per family. Your age is based on how old you will be as of April 30th of this year. If you have any questions please call Kevin Lally at 617-943-5238 or email at … [Read More...]

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THE CORNERSTONE’s Farewell Party This Saturday

As so many know by now, a beloved piece of South Boston history will be closing its doors this month with a big farewell bash this coming Saturday, April 18th. The Cornerstone Restaurant and Bar, a place where a president, governors, senators and congressmen, professional athletes, movie stars, … [Read More...]

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South Boston Special Kids Receives $20,000.00

Rick Coyne of South Boston recently ran his own personal marathon in memory of his mother, Barbara Coyne. He raised a great deal of money for both St. Judes and South Boston Special Kids and Young Adults. Last Sunday, April 12th, he presented Harry and the Special Kids with an amazing check for … [Read More...]

South Boston Sports Hall of Fame Scholarship Trust Fund Announces 2015 Program

The South Boston Sports Hall of Fame Scholarship Trust Fund announces their program for the year 2015. The fund will award up to ten (10) fifteen hundred dollar degree scholarship grants and one (1) non-degree scholarship grant for one thousand dollars. Of the ten academic grants one will be funded … [Read More...]

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Thousands flock to Church for Easter in South Boston

As is always the case, Easter Weekend in South Boston was alive with activity. Easter is the most Holy, festive and sacred liturgy on the Christian calendar. Area Churches were busy with ceremonies and special Masses and Services, which finished with the Easter Sunday celebration heralding the … [Read More...]