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East Boston 2018 Election Results

November 8, 2018
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Below is how East Boston voted in the Tuesday, Nov 6 state election. These are the unofficial results from Eastie’s 14 precincts Governor’s Race Gov. Charlie Baker=5006 Jay Gonzalez=4,704   U.S. Senate Elizabeth Warren=7,337 Geoff Diehl=2,142   Suffolk County District Attorney Rachel Rollins=6,849 Michael Maloney=1993   State Representative Rep. Adrian Madaro=8,398   State Senator...
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Let Me Hear It

November 7, 2018
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Let Me Hear It

Eastie’s Walter Flores hears the cheers after his second goal of the game pushed East Boston to a 4-0 lead on the way to a 5-0 win over Malden in the MIAA Division I North boys soccer playoffs last Saturday, Nov. 3.   Flores...
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Well Deserved Honor:Donald McKay Becomes First Eastie School to Win Prestigious Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize

November 7, 2018
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Well Deserved Honor:Donald McKay Becomes First Eastie School to Win Prestigious Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize

The staff and students at the Donald McKay School in East Boston were finalists last year for the prestigious EdVestors Thomas W. Payzant School on the Move Prize, but they fell short. “We were one of the top three finalists last year,” said McKay...
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Mass Maritime Donates Racing Boats to Piers Park Sailing

November 7, 2018
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Mass Maritime Donates Racing Boats to Piers Park Sailing

There has been a longstanding connection between the Massachusetts Maritime Academy and the Piers Park Sailing Center (PPSC) in East Boston. In fact, the PPSC Board Chairman Mike Bruno...
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Social Centers to Honor Robert Lewis Jr With Inaugural Award Tonight

November 7, 2018
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Social Centers to Honor  Robert Lewis Jr With Inaugural Award Tonight

Robert Lewis Jr.. a former Eastie resident, East Boston High School graduate knows firsthand of the impacts the East Boston Social Centers have on the lives of youth and...
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Residents Want MassDot to Admit Defeat on the Toll Plaza Design

November 7, 2018
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For two years, it has been painfully obvious that MassDOT’s project to reconfigure the former Sumner Tunnel has been a failure and residents want the department to admit defeat....
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Community News

November 7, 2018
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East Boston    Tech Meetup The purpose of the East Boston Tech Meetup is to build a community of people currently working in tech or those aspiring to move into...
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KO Pies Owner Sam Jackson Wants to Sell the Business by the End of Next Year

November 7, 2018
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On Saturday inside KO Pies’ kitchen at the Boston Shipyard and Marina in East Boston KO’s owner Sam Jackson is adding cream to mashpatoes, stirring, flipping fried chicken breasts...
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Eastie Panel Discusses Community Resiliency at New England Aquarium

November 7, 2018
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Last Thursday at the New England Aquarium, a panel of East Boston residents that run local nonprofits were invited to discuss how they are taking steps to engage diverse...
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ZUMIX Radio’s Narrative Project Presents ‘The Story Loft’ Nov 7

November 7, 2018
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Over the past few months, ZUMIX Radio’s narrative project, Constelación de Historias, has explored stories of life and housing in East Boston.  On Thursday, Nov. 7, the project continues...
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Global Climate Action Summit Silent on Natural Gas Progress

November 7, 2018
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This fall, business leaders, government officials, and environmental activists from around the world gathered in San Francisco for the Global Climate Action Summit. Event organizers said they want to...
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Thanking Veterans Today, and Every Day

November 7, 2018
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Every year on Nov. 11, we remember the armistice, signed on November 11th, 1918, that ended the First World War. One hundred years later, it can be easy to...
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Be Sure to Thank Our Veterans

November 7, 2018
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Its was 100 years ago this Sunday, on Nov. 11, 1918, that World War I formally came to a conclusion on what is famously referred to as the 11th...
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Obituaries 11-07-2018

November 7, 2018
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Ralph Capobianco Avid Boston Braves fan and retired Mass. State employee Ralph Capobianco of Winthrop, formerly of East Boston, passed away surrounded by his loving family on Nov. 5...
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Halloween Bash

November 2, 2018
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Halloween Bash

Paris Street staff and youth show off their elaborate costumes at the annual Halloween Celebration at the Paris Street Gym.
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Halloween Fun

November 2, 2018
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Halloween Fun

The Robinson family of East Boston – little dragon Edward (6 months), Elizabeth, and Joe – were among the thousands of residents and visitors who made their way to...
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East Boston Voters Still Have Early Voting Option:General Election Set for Nov. 6, Get out and Vote

November 2, 2018
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East Boston voters can cast their ballots in the Commonwealth’s general election at their assigned polling locations on Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6, or take advantage of early voting...
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Red-Blue Line Connector Cheaper than Once Thought

November 2, 2018
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Last week MBTA officials announced that the project to connect Red and Blue Lines thus ending the only two train lines that currently do not intersect might be a...
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EHCA Votes in Favor of Retail Marijuana Shop

November 2, 2018
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The plan to place an adult use retail marijuana facility on the heavily trafficked Meridian Street near Central Square, the East Boston Social Centers, a bus stop and the...
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East Boston Social Centers 100th Anniversary Gala Set for November 7

November 2, 2018
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Next Wednesday, Nov. 7 at Suffolk Downs in East Boston the East Boston Social Centers will celebrate a century serving the community. The Social Centers “Cruisin’ Through the Decades’...
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Community News

November 2, 2018
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Eagle Hill Civic Association October Meeting The Eagle Hill Civic Association will hold its October Meeting on Wednesday, Oct. 24 at 7 p.m. at East Boston High School inside...
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BPDA Hosts Community Meeting on Saratoga Street Project

November 2, 2018
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After nearly a dozen community meetings, abutters’ meetings and making several changes to the project to address community concerns the community voted against MG2’s large development project on Saratoga...
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Dance for Dana Dance-A-Thon Returns Nov 18

November 2, 2018
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On Sunday, Nov. 18, nine local dancing schools will join together to host the 2nd Annual “Dance for Dana” Dance-A-Thon at the Rumney Marsh Academy Gymnasium to benefit Dana-Farber...
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EBECC Raises Money for Migrant Caravan

November 2, 2018
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The migrant caravan making its way through Mexico from Central and South America and planning to arrive at the U.S. border in the next few weeks has really gotten...
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