Mon Dec 16, 2013
Community in Harmony Concert
It will feature Handel's Hallelujah Chorus . Also today, the Winter Hill School Winter Concert is at 9:15 a.m. in the school's gymnasium.
Small Fire at Somerville's Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility
Somerville firefighters put out a small fire Monday afternoon at the MBTA's Commuter Rail Maintenance Facility in Somerville, according to Deputy Chief Patrick Sullivan of the Somerville Fire Department.
Farm Baby Petting Zoo at the Branch Library Tuesday, Light Up the Neighborhood with the Moms
All children will be able to pet a piglet and goat and have a chance to hold kittens, bunnies and other small animals.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
Mayor-elect: Label Hub host to neighboring casino
Mayor-elect Martin J. Walsh, under increasing pressure to take a stand in the battle over casinos in Everett and Revere, said he believes Boston could be considered a host community in both cases, potentially signaling city intervention when he takes office in three weeks.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
BHCC Teams up with DOR to Add Degree Program
Bunker Hill Community College in Charlestown is teaming up with the state's Department of Revenue to add a degree program to prepare students interested in a career in taxation.
ZBA Approves Clinic at St. Catherine's Site
After the Boston Zoning Board of Appeals rejected the required variances to convert the former St. Catherine's of Siena Church in Charlestown into a health center back in September-the board had a change of heart Tuesday.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
International Journal of Obesity
Roux-en-Y gastric bypass normalizes the blunted postprandial bile...
Correspondence: Dr LM Kaplan, Obesity, Metabolism and Nutrition Institute, Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th Street, Room 8219, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Partners Healthcare To Move Charlestown Jobs to Somerville But Not Just Now
When Partners Healthcare announced Thursday, Dec. 5, a plan to consolidate their entire administrative operation in a single site, it appeared workers at the health care's Schrafft Center operation would be packing up their holiday decorations for a long trip to their new "home."
Freezing Rain, Sleet to Make for a Hazardous Monday Morning Commute
Freezing rain will coat the bridges and off-ramps this morning to make the Monday morning commute hazardous for Charlestown residents, according to the National Weather Service.
Chamber Christmas, Screening 'The Anonymous People,' After School Science Club
The Charlestown Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual "Holiday Party" this Tuesday night, Dec. 10, at Memorial Hall on Greene Street starting at 6:30 p.m. Board Member Stephanie Rivkind solicited 10 neighborhood restaurants to partake in a "Tasting of Charlestown"; she is also working with fellow board member Sean Boyle to create a first-time ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Partners HealthCare To Consolidate Administrative Staffs In Somerville
Partners HealthCare plans to move 4,500 employees scattered at offices in Wellesley, Needham, Charlestown and Boston to a new office the health care giant plans to design and build in Somerville.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
APAC Officials Fearful of Pending Heating Crisis
Already officials at the Charlestown APAC office and its parent company Boston ABCD are concerned that a heating crisis is on the horizon if the federal government does not fully fund the federal fuel assistance program that helps thousands of Charlestown residents heat their homes during the harsh winter months.
Cycling Club Grand Opening on Friday
Charlestown Cycling Club announces its Grand Opening on Friday, December 6, introducing a state of the art indoor spin studio.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Non-profits Can Apply for CNC Seats
All Non-profit organizations wishing to apply for one of seven non-profit seats on the Charlestown Neighborhood Council for the next two year term, should forward a letter of interest no later than January 3, 2013 to the CNC PO Box 397 Charlestown, MA 02129.
Special North Point Zoning Approved
The Somerville Board of Aldermen on Nov. 26 approved a special zoning district for the North Point area of the city, near the border with Cambridge and Charlestown-not far from the Museum of Science .
Charlestown's Remmes Announces Bid For State Rep
Chris Remmes, a 20 year resident of Charlestown, announced on Tuesday, Dec. 3 that he has formed a committee to launch a campaign for the 2nd Suffolk State Representative seat currently held by incumbent Democrat Eugene O'Flaherty since 1997.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Hidden Compartment in Minivan Contained Heroin, Say Police
Undercover police arrested two men after finding 11 bags of heroin in a hidden compartment built into a 2003 Dodge Caravan, according to allegations in a Somerville police report.
The Week Ahead in Charlestown
Come join Mayor Thomas Menino one last time as his honor lights the Charlestown Christmas Tree on Sunday, Dec. 8 at 3 p.m. in Thompson Square as part of his 2013 Christmas Trolley Tour.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
What's Open, Closed on Thanksgiving Day in Charlestown?
Thanksgiving will be observed on Thursday, Nov. 28. Here's a handy list of what's open and what's closed during the holiday: MBTA: Subway lines will follow a Sunday schedule today.