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Will Martha Coakley Be Victimized By The Women Power Surge?

Democrat Martha Coakley and Republican Charlie Baker captured their parties’ gubernatorial nominations, setting up a classic duel to claim not only the Corner Office, but also redemption from their past shocking losses. Coakley will be joined by … [Read More...]


WGBH News Launches Yearlong Series on How Busing and Desegregation Shaped Boston Over 40 Years

Exclusive essays and interviews from former students kick off multimedia news partnership with the Schuster Institute for Investigative Journalism, with research contributed by the Boston Busing and Desegregation Project   BOSTON, Mass. … [Read More...]

Resident Parking

South Boston City Point Resident Parking 7 Day Pilot Program

EFFECTIVE FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 12TH At the request of South Boston’s elected officials, the Boston Transportation Department will be implementing a 90 day pilot program in the City Point section of South Boston effective Friday, September 12, 2014. … [Read More...]

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Mitchell and Bobs Founders Portrait

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams Celebrating 25 Years Of Success

Mitchell Gold + Bob Williams is celebrating 25 years of setting the standard in the furniture industry memorialized in a new book. MG+BW is a renowned lifestyle furniture brand best known for comfortable, stylish and value-conscious slip covered and upholstered furniture, casegoods, lighting, accessories, and a wide array of carefully-edited wall art. From the beginning, Mitchell Gold and Bob Williams set out to create a company with a different mindset--one that would take care of its … [Read More...]

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Komen Race

We live here. We Race here. We save liveshere.

Komen Massachusetts Presents the 22ndAnnual Boston Race for the Cure Massachusetts has the second highest incidence of breast cancer in the nation. Statewide, over 5,000 Massachusetts women will be diagnosed with breast cancer this year alone. But you can make a difference! Join the Massachusetts Affiliate of Susan G. Komen at their 22nd Annual Race for the Cure on Sept. 28, 2014 at Boston’s Carson Beach.   Komen Massachusetts is a local organization dedicated to helping local … [Read More...]

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Massport Awards Annual Butler, Richards and Rauseo Memorial Scholarships

Stephen Powers – (pictured with Massport CEO Thomas Glynn, Butler’s son Thomas Butler, Jr., Butler’s wife Helen and Butler’s granddaughter Amelia)   Vivian Morris (pictured with Massport CEO Thomas Glynn) South Boston Graduates Receives $5,000 Awards   The Massachusetts … [Read More...]

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Community Service Opportunity – Curley “Homework Help” Club

Show us your strengths! Looking for responsible, motivated and qualified High School seniors and juniors who would like to fulfill their school’s Community Service requirements in a fun, fast-paced, educational setting comprised of 3rd to 6thgraders at the BCYF Curley Community Center, 1663 … [Read More...]

Youth Ambassadors

Youth Ambassador Fall Semester Meetings Begin!

South Boston Community Health Center’s Youth Ambassadors and their adult mentors enjoyed  a fun day at Canobie Lake Park after a busy and productive summer working at South Boston Grows Community Gardens where they planted and harvested more than 2000 pounds of produce that was donated to South … [Read More...]


Union Tradesmen Make Generous Donation Of Time And Skills

"Thank God for the generosity of District Council 35 Painters and Allied Trades, stated Maryann Crush, who heads the board of directors at Saint Peter Academy, which is celebrating its 10th year of service to the families of South Boston. St. Peter Academy has a core group of volunteers and … [Read More...]