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  1. ABCD toy drive needs your helpRead the original story

    Friday | Sampan

    Action for Boston Community Development is reaching out to families, organizations and companies who want to put smiles on children's faces across Boston neighborhoods and surrounding towns this holiday season. The annual ABCD Toy Drive needs your help! Right now ABCD has received more than 7,000 requests for gifts for children and has just 1,000 toys on hand and promised by generous individuals and companies.

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  2. 29th national interfaith homeless memorial service, Dec. 21Read the original story

    Friday | Sampan

    On December 21, 2018 at 12:00 p.m., at the Church on the Hill, 140 Bowdoin St. Boston MA 02108 housed and un-housed people will gather to celebrate and memorialize those we have lost in the past year. The service will be held in music, prayer, candle lighting and stories as we remember our neighbors we have lost to the streets.

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  3. Chinatown meeting roundup: CCBA, CSC, CRARead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Sampan

    The Chinese Consolidated Benevolent Association met Nov. 27 at its 90 Tyler Street headquarters. Matthew Seto was nominated to become English secretary, replacing Susan Chu.

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  4. Chinatown youth honored by Mayor Walsh at We Are Boston galaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Sampan

    Boston Chief of Health and Human Services Marty Martinez presented the Youth Action Award to Lina Huang for charitable service to Chinatown organizations Nov. 27 at the Park Plaza Hotel. The We Are Boston Gala took place Nov. 27 at the Boston Park Plaza Hotel.

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  5. Handel and Haydn Society and Museum of African American History...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Sampan

    A signature event of Boston's First Night celebration, this free concert will take place at the historic Trinity Church in Boston's Copley Square on Monday, December 31, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. No tickets are necessary to attend. A celebration with music and storytelling on the 156th anniversary of President Abraham Lincoln's Emancipation Proclamation in 1863, the Jubilee Day concert has become a tradition for families across Boston as they prepare to ring in the New Year.

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  6. Mayor Walsh breaks ground on O'Connor Way Senior Affordable Housing Development in South BostonRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Sampan

    Wednesday, December 5, 2018 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh, the Boston Housing Authority , and the Boston Planning & Development Agency today celebrated the groundbreaking of the O'Connor Way Senior Housing Development. Caritas Communities and the South Boston Neighborhood Development Corporation will co-develop 46 one-bedroom units of affordable housing for adults age 62 and older on donated Boston Housing Authority land.

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  7. Specialized programs offer immigrants resources for legal help, English classes, and job preparationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Sampan

    BOSTON & LOWELL, MA: The International Institute of New England, a non-profit serving refugees and immigrants in Massachusetts and NH for 100 years, recently expanded their programs to include a robust and a popular Adult Continuing Education school to offer low-cost, high-quality service options for immigrants who might not qualify for free programs. LEGAL SERVICES IINE's legal forms service helps immigrants with: adjustment of status, work authorization, Green Card, Marriage Green Cards, family reunification, and U.S. Citizenship applications.

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  8. Boston's diverse community stands up against hate crimes and bigotry, Dec. 5Read the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | Sampan

    More than 150 working professionals, CEOs and entrepreneurs from the Greater Boston area will come together on Wednesday , Dec. 5 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at More Than Words to celebrate Boston's diversity and showcase the strength of the multicultural community in the wake of the recent hate crimes that have occurred in Boston and across the nation this year.

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  9. BCNC completes Build a Better Life campaign, reception Dec. 6Read the original story

    Monday Dec 3 | Sampan

    WHAT: BCNC is excited to announce that we have successfully completed the Build a Better Life campaign . There will be a celebration to honor the donors who helped make this extraordinary accomplishment possible.

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  10. 'Small Mouth Sounds' at SpeakEasy Stage, Jan. 4 to Feb. 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 4, 2018 | Sampan

    From January 4 through February 2, 2019, SpeakEasy Stage will proudly present the Boston Premiere of the hit Off-Broadway comedy SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS by Bess Wohl. Heralded as one of the Top Ten Plays of 2015 by The New York Times, SMALL MOUTH SOUNDS follows six strangers on a spiritual retreat for what they hope will be a life-changing week.

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  11. Boston Public Schools releases BuildBPS Phase II educational and facilities master plan reportRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 29 | Sampan

    Thursday, November 29, 2018 - Last night, Boston Public Schools Interim Superintendent Laura Perille publicly released the Phase II report of the $1 billion BuildBPS 10-year educational and facilities master plan - the district's first long-term strategic plan in more than 40 years. The report provides an overview of student demographics and school facilities within each neighborhood in the City of Boston, along with detailed data outlining factors behind the plan.

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  12. Greater Boston Community Land Trust Network gathering, Dec. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | Sampan

    Saturday, December 1 9:30 am - 12:30 pm Castle Square Community Center 464 Tremont Street on the South End/Chinatown border Join us to learn about the work of different community land trusts in the Boston area and why collective control of land is an important way to stabilize our communities.

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  13. Continue readingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 17 | Sampan

    On a sunny but chilly New England day, Boston resident Kate Cai flicked through an old photo album with her friends at 2Life Communities, a senior housing community in Brighton. "This is my school.

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  14. Construction starts for phase two of Orient Heights redevelopment in East BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 14 | Sampan

    Wednesday, November 14, 2018 A - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today announced that Phase Two of the Orient Heights redevelopment in East Boston has officially begun, a $51.6 million investment that is part of a larger effort to transform the 331-unit public housing development, originally built in 1951. The Boston Housing Authority , the Department of Housing and Community Development , and the developers of Trinity Financial and East Boston Community Development Corp., last week began rebuilding 88 units at the site.

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  15. Handel and Haydn Society's A Baroque Christmas, Dec. 13 and 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 12 | Sampan

    November 12, 2018 Celebrating the magic and joy of the holiday season, the Handel and Haydn Society will perform celebrated compositions of Vivaldi, Bach, Corelli, and others in A Baroque Christmas on Thursday, December 13 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, December 16 at 3:00 p.m. All performances will take place at NEC's Jordan Hall in Boston. "It's nearly impossible to listen to the magical compositions of the Baroque masters and not be inspired during the holiday season," said David Snead, President and CEO of the Handel and Haydn Society.

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  16. Boston's Christmas tree arrives Nov. 20Read the original story

    Friday Nov 9 | Sampan

    The annual gift of an evergreen Christmas tree from Nova Scotia will arrive by police escort at Boston Common at approximately 11 a.m. on Tuesday, November 20. This year commemorates 101 years of friendship between Nova Scotia and the people of Boston after our city provided emergency assistance when Halifax, Nova Scotia's capital, was devastated by a wartime explosion in 1917. Boston's official 2018 Christmas tree is a 46-foot white spruce tree donated by Ross McKellar and Teresa Simpson from Oxford, marking the first time Nova Scotia's annual Christmas tree gift to Boston has come from Cumberland County.

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  17. Cantata Singers celebrates holiday season with 'A Cantata Singers Christmas' Dec. 7 and 9Read the original story

    Friday Nov 9 | Sampan

    Boston, MA-Cantata Singers celebrates the holiday season with two opportunities to hear "A Cantata Singers Christmas"- on Friday, December 7th at 8pm, and on Sunday, December 9th at 3pm, both at First Lutheran Church in the heart of Boston's Back Bay. Cantata Singers' Music Director David Hoose leads a program of radiant Baroque and Renaissance seasonal music for chamber chorus and ensemble.

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  18. Mayor Walsh releases first ever inventory of Bostona s income-restricted housingRead the original story

    Friday Nov 9 | Sampan

    Thursday, November 8, 2018 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh today released the first ever inventory of Boston's affordable housing which documents and analyzes the type and location of the 54,247 units of income-restricted housing in the city. The comprehensive inventory, Income-Restricted Housing in Boston , issued by the Department of Neighborhood Development , was released with a database of nearly 1,300 projects that show one in five housing units in Boston is income restricted.

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  19. Massachusetts Health Connector Board of Directors meeting, Nov. 8Read the original story

    Nov 6, 2018 | Sampan

    The Health Connector Board of Directors meets this Thursday, Nov. 8, at 9 a.m. The agenda is attached and details are below. Please note that this meeting will be held at the offices of the Health Policy Commission, on the 8th floor of 50 Milk St., Boston.

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  20. Homegoods to open store in Boston on November 6Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2018 | Sampan

    October 16, 2018 - HomeGoods, the leading off-price home dA cor store, will open a 23,470 square-foot store in Boston on Tuesday, November 6th at 8:00 a.m. The new store is located in Downtown Crossing at 350 Washington St. This will be the 25th HomeGoods in the Boston market. HomeGoods provides an ever changing selection of high-quality merchandise at excellent values.

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