Author: John Lynds

Community News

Greenway Council meeting Agenda The next Greenway Council meeting will be on Thursday, Jan. 23, at 6:30 p.m. at the Anna DeFronzo Center (395 Maverick Street, East Boston, MA). AGENDAIntros       Police Report   RisingEMOTIONS Art Installation Events Recap +…

City Councilor Michelle Wu stops by JPNA

At-Large City Councilor Michelle Wu stopped by last week’s Jeffries Point Neighborhood Association (JPNA) meeting touting her plan to abolish the Boston Planning and Development Agency.  Wu, who chairs the Council’s Development and Transportation Committee, for months has been going…

Massport delivers $25,000 grant to PPSC

When Piers Park Sailing Center, the neighborhood’s beloved community sailing program, nearly closed a few years ago due to financial hardships, the East Boston community rallied to help save the sailing center.  Numerous agencies, residents and businesses stepped up with…

Five-Year Strategy

Superintendent’s draft plan prioritizes students, schools most in need Last Wednesday, Boston Public Schools (BPS) Superintendent Brenda Cassellius presented a draft five-year strategic plan to the Boston School Committee aimed at improving student experiences and outcomes; close opportunity gaps and increases…