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Hypodermic Needle Sightings A Rising Concern

The discarding of used hypodermic needles in several locations in the community is becoming a hot button issue among residents. This has been an ongoing problem, but seems to be getting worse. This week, it was reported by active and concerned … [Read More...]

Collins PreBroadway Bill Testimony

Collins Goal: Create Jobs By Bringing Pre-Broadway Productions Back To Boston

State Representative Nick Collins testified at the Massachusetts State House in support of House Bill 2471, An Act regarding pre-Broadway productions, which would bring pre-Broadway productions back to the Massachusetts stage. The bill was filed by … [Read More...]


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...]

Featured Articles

Windmill – Pizza-Pasta-Burgers-Dinners-Catering and More   

Centuries ago, windmills usually were used to mill grain. It also is often noted as the forerunner to today’s wind turbines. For Windmill Italian and American Kitchen it symbolizes the beginning of the food making process. Its menu is exceptional in its simplicity and is clear, crisp and straightforward – enough choices but not overwhelming. Gluten-free pizza is a specialty not only for its obvious customer but because it tastes terrific so that everyone should try it. Located in the … [Read More...]

Featured Sports


What a great weekend!  Just a couple of reminders before we begin a recap of last week’s games.   COACHES:  Remember it is important to turn in score sheets and make sure you list your sponsor and team name on the sheet.   If you do not pass one in there will not be any write up for your team and that is not fair to the children who show up week after week or the Sponsors.  Remember all score sheets must be turned in by Monday morning at the latest.  Also please fill all score … [Read More...]

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Around Town

The Senior Connection

by Lu O'Brien Hello Seniors! I am very excited to bring you this column. I am very passionate about the senior set and want to make sure that the seniors of South Boston are informed about what's going on with activities and services that are provided for you. Transportation - The City of … [Read More...]

Cumberland Farms Check Presentation

Cumberland Farms Helps Kids with Cancer

Donates Over $127,300 with Cups for Kids Program at Tufts Cumberland Farms (CF), a name well known for its good products, friendly service and convenience in many states has been a good neighbor in South Boston for decades. Located at the corner of L and E. Fifth Streets I’ts been a stopping … [Read More...]

Eleventh Annual Fall Fair at the Library October 10

  Come and celebrate the season with us at the South Boston Branch Library at our Eleventh Annual Fall Fair on Saturday, October 10 from 12 to 3 p.m.  Signs of autumn will abound in our beautiful leafy garden as we present an afternoon of entertainment for kids.  This family-friendly … [Read More...]

Michael O'Connor Party

Gotcha! Michael O’Connor Surprised With A Big Birthday Bash

Boston Fire Dept. Lieutenant, US Coast Guard Chief and South Boston Native Michael O’Connor was thrown a surprise 40th birthday party by his family and attended by a couple hundred of his closest friends recently. The party took place at Florian Hall and featured some great music, dancing, great … [Read More...]