Author: Times Staff

Another Sign of Climate Change

“Historically catastrophic” flooding is the description of what has been happening across our nation’s Midwestern Plains states this past week, thanks to a combination of heavy snows and unseasonably cold weather followed by unusually heavy rains. When most of us…

Police Briefs 03-20-2019

District 7 Police Report Monday, February 4, 2019 Around 10:20 a.m., in the area of 37 Meridian St., a 27 year old male with a Dorchester, MA address was arrested for Trafficking; Class A, Drugs 200 grams or more, Possession…

Obituaries 03-20-2019

John Bradley Special Officer at Boston City Hall John E. Bradley of Boston passed away peacefully on Sunday, March 17. A Special Officer at Boston City Hall. John was an avid deep sea fisherman who loved going to the racetrack…

Community News

Orient Heights Neighborhood Council Meeting agenda The next meeting of the Orient Heights Neighborhood Council (OHNC) will be Monday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m. at the YMCA gym on 58 Ashley St. Location: YMCA 58 Ashley Street Meeting starts at…

Community Calendar

Community Meetings Harbor View Neighborhood Association First Monday of every month 6:30 p.m. at the Edward Brooke Charter School, 145 Byron St. Jeffries Point Neighborhood Association Second Monday of every month. 6:30 p.m. at the Jeffries Point Yacht Club, 565…

News Briefs

Housing legislation hearing The Boston City Council will hold a hearing at City Hall on housing legislation, a real estate transfer fee, filed by Councilors Lydia Edwards and Kim Janey at 2 p.m. on March 19. The proposal would assess…

Remembering Mary Ellen Welch

Mary By Chris Marchi It is with hearts heavy with sorrow, but also also swollen with pride and gratitude that we remember Mary.  A constant in community environmentalism and airport activism for over 50 years, she was the founder, the…

Police Briefs 03-13-2019

District Seven Police Report Monday, February 25, 2019 Around 9:00 AM in the area of Maverick St. & Paris St., a 31 year old Hispanic Male with an East Boston address was arrested for Possession of Class B, Drugs Tuesday,…