Author: Times Staff

Guest Op-Ed: Science Matters

By Jack Clarke  Either science matters or it doesn’t. Policy makers can’t have it both ways and selectively apply it only when it advances a political agenda. Science should inform and drive public policy not the other way around –…

Obituaries 04-29-2020

Thomas Terenzi, Jr. Of East Boston Thomas Terenzi, Jr. of East Boston passed away on April 25. He was the loving son of the late Thomas Terenzi Sr. and Angelina (Barrasso) and is also survived by his aunt, many cousins…

Update: COVID-19 in our Community

Special to the Times-Free Press The East Boston Neighborhood Health Center (EBNHC) is working aggressively on the front lines of COVID-19. We are coordinating and developing resources so that our patients, staff, and community members have access to vital information…

Sheriff Details Containment Measures

With the inevitable arrival of the first cases of COVID-19 to its facilities, the Suffolk County Sheriff’s Department has engaged in a rigorous containment and spread-prevention strategy aimed at limiting the effect of the global pandemic within its facilities.  Presently,…

ICA, Eastie Organizations Partner for Month-Long Food Donation Initiative

The Institute of Contemporary Art/Boston (ICA) has partnered with several East Boston organizations–East Boston Neighborhood Health Center (EBNHC); East Boston Social Centers; Maverick Landing Community Services; Eastie Farms; Orient Heights Housing Development; and Crossroads Family Center–on a month-long food donation initiative for at-need communities in…