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South Boston’s Fort Point Attracts Another Tech Leader

Open Source tech leader Red Hat of North Carolina is opening a new office in Boston and will be adding new jobs there, according to a company press release. Red Hat, which has more than 9,000 employees and is headquartered in Raleigh, has said it … [Read More...]

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A Moving 35th Year Rededication of the SB Vietnam Memorial

“Still going strong after all these years.”- 35 years to be exact. Last Sunday, St. Brigid Church was filled to capacity at the Memorial Mass for the rededication of the South Boston Vietnam Memorial. After the Mass, the crowd still flocked to … [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...]

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Irish Themed Paintings by Dan McCole

  Well known and very talented South Boston artist Dan McCole is showcasing his Irish themed paintings for the St. Patrick’s Day holiday. South Boston Today is proud to display such fine works of art for our readers. No matter what the season or occasion, Dan McCole creates art that just can’t help put all those who view his work in the spirit and bring smiles so many faces. Each day from now through Sunday, March 20 ... with the help of Dan’s meager internet skills (please … [Read More...]

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Popular Street Festival: Another Big Success

Combine good planning, weather that always seems to cooperate, local businesses that have so much to offer and show and large crowds made up of people who know a beautiful event when they experience one year after year and you have the recipe for success. These things when put together are what guarantees that each September, the South Boston Street Festival will be a big hit with people of every age. As always, the crowd had a heavy concentration of families out enjoying the day … [Read More...]

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Parks Department Announces South Boston Tree Removal Hearings

In accordance with Massachusetts General Laws Chapter 87, the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will hold public hearings on Thursday, October 6, on two requests to remove public shade trees in South Boston. The hearings will be held by the City of Boston’s Tree Warden (or designee) in the … [Read More...]

Flea Market

  Saturday, September 24th 9am-3pm Admission: Free 40 plus tables First Baptist Church Adams and Ashmont Streets Dorchester, MA … [Read More...]

Massport Backpack Drive

Some 35 children served by South Boston’s Tierney Center started school with a new backpack full of school supplies and new clothes provided by Massport. This is the 9th year that Massport has partnered with programs in South Boston and East Boston to support families at the start of school … [Read More...]

Flea Market

Saturday, September 17th& 24th Admission: Free 40 plus tables First Baptist Church Adams and Ashmont Streets Dorchester, MA … [Read More...]