Gorman Scholarship Tourney, Sept. 6
The annual softball tournament to benefit the The Mark and Michelle Gorman Scholarship Fund will be held on Sptemeber 6. The Gorman Scholarship Committee are pleased to announce that they will be awarding $4500 in scholarships to eligible Charlestown students for the 2014 - 2015 school year.
Friday Aug 29
Charlestown Gop Committee to Meet on Sept. 15
The Charlestown Republican Ward Committee announced that its next meeting will take place on Monday, September 15 from 7:00-8:00 pm at the Papa Gino's located at Bunker Hill Mall.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Charlestown Sees Decrease in Crime Incidents in 2014
Crime in Charlestown has dropped by about 10 percent in the first half of 2014, the Charlestown Patriot-Bridge reported this week .
Revere still recovering from tornado
Exactly a month ago, Paul Carrabes was at work in East Boston when he got a call telling him a tornado had roiled this oceanside city.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Somerville's New Assembly Square MBTA Station to Open Next Week
Somerville's first Orange Line MBTA station, Assembly Square, is set to open Wednesday, September 2, according to Somerville Alderman At Large John "Jack" Connolly's Facebook page .
City of Boston
Charlestown Resident Parking Permits Up for Renewal
The Boston Transportation Department is reminding drivers that City of Boston-issued resident parking permits for Charlestown will expire on Tuesday, September 30, 2014.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Downeast Cider to Host 'Fall Party' in Charlestown
One of the iconic ways to ring in the autumn season in New England is with a fresh glass of cider.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Crime Down in Charlestown
Half way through the year and overall Part One crime is down 10 percent in Charlestown with homicides, robbery or attempted robbery, burglary or attempted burglary, and larceny are all down when compared to same time period last year.
Garden Contest Winners
Mayor Martin J. Walsh congratulates the winners of the Porch, Balcony, or Window Box Garden category in the citywide Mayor's Garden Contest during a reception held August 12 in the Public Garden.
East Boston Times-Free Press
USS Salem Getting Closer to East Boston
The plan to bring the historic World War II era Navy cruiser to East Boston is one step closer to reality.
Beacon Hill Times
How High Is Our Status?
Karen is taking her first break since beginning to write in this space. She is offering some of her most remarked-upon columns for you to enjoy again.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Banker & Tradesman
Vantage Builders Begins Cambridge Office Renovation
The 19,000 square foot project at 10 Fawcett St. entails a complete gut and renovation of portions of the second and third floors of the building.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Charlestown to get small-plates and pizza place
City officials backed and praised efforts by two culinary entrepreneurs to open a restaurant on Bunker Hill Street that will focus on small-plate dishes and pizza.
Around the Region: Aug. 20, 2014
Real Estate Alert reports the parent of Newmark Grubb Knight Frank is in negotiations to buy Apartment Realty Advisors, a move that could unite two Portland offices.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Former candy factory in Everett transforming into luxury apartments
You've probably eaten Charleston Chews, and now you can live in the factory where batches of the candy bar were once made.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Green Dragon Tavern Avoids Penalty for Fatal Heroin OD in Bathroom
Boston's Licensing Board decided not to take any action against the Green Dragon Tavern Thursday, after a man was found dead of an apparent heroin overdose in one of its bathrooms in June.
On Wynn's Traffic Plans
It is my understanding that the design plans and traffic analysis for the Sullivan Square portion of the Wynn Everett 2014 FEIR have been removed.
By now everyone in Charlestown seems to know about the new bridge being planned to replace the aging 116 year old structure that looks old enough to be on the Freedom Trail.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
MGC to Charlestown: "We Will Decide": Walsh, Residents...
After months of failed negotiations between the City of Boston and Wynn Everett to nail down a 'surrounding community' agreement, the Massachusetts Gaming Commission stripped the city of surrounding community status last Thursday at a public hearing.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Simple Machine to Offer EPIMYTHIUM Staged Reading, 8/24
Simple Machine, in partnership with the Resident Lab at Charlestown Working Theater, presents a staged reading of Daniel McCoy's new play Epimythium on Sunday, August 24 at 4 PM at the Charlestown Working Theater at 442 Bunker Hill Street in Charlestown, Massachusetts.