Archive for August, 2015

Petruccelli,Madaro Vote to Override Baker’s Vetoes on State Funding of Local Iniatatives

August 5, 2015
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Senator Anthony Petruccelli and Representative Adrian Madaro were able to override Governor Charlie Baker’s vetoes of several East Boston earmarks in the state’s Fiscal Year 2016 Budget last week during a joint session of the House and Senate. Two weeks ago, Baker had signed a $38.1 billion budget but slashed $162 billion in spending...
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Orient Heights’ Constitution Beach To Offer 10 Days of Free Kayaking

August 5, 2015
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Orient Heights’ Constitution Beach To Offer 10 Days of Free Kayaking

Director of the Neighborhood of Affordable Housing’s (NOAH) Community Building and Environment Department Chris Marchi envisions a Constitution Beach complete with a small boat house and kayaks that families can rent and paddle around the water’s edge. However, Marchi needs support from the community for an upcoming event at the neighborhood’s only public beach....
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Community News Briefs

August 5, 2015
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Local BURGER KING restaurant participating:  Burger King at 944 Bennington Street, East Boston With each contribution, customers will receive a promotion card with prizes ranging from an all-inclusive trip from TNT Vacations powered by Funjet Vacations, a hot tub from New England Spas, a Sea-Doo(r) personal watercraft, American Airlines AAdvantage(r) miles, theme park tickets,...
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Rep.Madaro Reflects on His First 100 Days

August 5, 2015
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State Representative Adrian Madaro recently marked his first 100 days in office as East Boston’s representative in the Massachusetts House. Madaro, who is the third youngest member of the House in Massachusetts, said that since being sworn in over three months ago, he has been busy with constituent services, the state budget process and...
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Congratulations,East Boston Little League

August 5, 2015
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We congratulate the East Boston Little League All-Star team on winning the District 12 championship in the Jimmy Fund Tournament this past weekend in Melrose. This impressive victory over teams from larger communities was the result of a total team effort by the manager, Chucky Cassaro, the coaches, Krysten Hunt and Frank DiNublia, and...
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Obituaries 08-05-2015

August 5, 2015
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Jason ‘Jay’ Clark Of Chelsea, formerly of East Boston Jason “Jay” Clark of Chelsea, formerly of East Boston, died suddenly on July 30 at the age of 36. Jay was a graduate of East Boston High School, class of ‘98 and a past member of the Salesian Boys and Girls Club. He was the...
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