Monthly Archives: November 2015

EBNHC Sending Families Home With Free Books

November 19, 2015
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Pediatricians and nurses at East Boston Neighborhood Health Center are sending families home from checkups with free books and a very important prescription – “read aloud to your children every day.”  Today, Representative Adrian Madaro (D-First Suffolk), visited the health center not only to cheer them on, but to practice what doctors preach by...

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Madaro’s Legislation Calls for $15 an Hour for Logan Workers

November 19, 2015
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State Representative Adrian Madaro along with State Senator Sal DiDomenico have filed  legislation calling for Logan Airport contractors to pay employees $15 per hour following numerous claims of unfair labor practices by airport companies. The bill, filed by Madaro and State Senator Sal DiDomenico (D-Everett),  would create a wage-floor of $15 an hour for...

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Congratulations,East Boston Neighborhood Health Center

November 19, 2015
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We congratulate the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center on being named as one of the “Top Places To Work” in Massachusetts by the Boston Globe. What a great honor it was for EBNHC Chief Executive Officer Manny Lopes, Chair Rita Sorrento, Human Resources Director Linda Dailey, Chief Medical Director Jackie Fuentes, and Vice President...

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Obituaries 11-18-2015

November 19, 2015
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Antonietta Ciampa Of Revere, formerly of East Boston Antonietta (Ciampa) Ciampa of Revere, formerly of East Boston, passed away on November 12. She was the beloved wife of the late Gennaro Ciampa; loving mother of Teresa Leggiero and Carmine Ciampa and his wife, Tina of Revere, Anthony Ciampa and his wife, Ann Marie of...

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Nothing but Net

November 12, 2015
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Nothing but Net

Eastie’s Cilianna Tavaras Batista (12) reacts to the ball as it sails harmlessly into the net on the Bedford side during the Lady Jets’ State Playoff game last Friday, Nov. 6. In what was an exciting day for Eastie High sports last Friday – with three state tournament home games in three different sports...

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New Faces on City Council:Essaibi-George Elected At-Large

November 12, 2015
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New Faces on City Council:Essaibi-George Elected At-Large

Boston voters tossed out two incumbents during last Tuesday’s citywide election with Dorchester resident Annissa Essaibi-George beating out At-Large City Councilor Stephen Murphy for one of the four at-large seats and Andrea Campbell ousting District 4 Councilor Charles Yancey who has served since 1983, doubling the number of women on council. In East Boston,...

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Grand Jury Convenes for Trenton Street Murder

November 12, 2015
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District 7 Captain Kelly McCormick confirmed Monday that a Grand Jury has convened for the September homicide of a 15-year-old teen on Trenton Street–one of two murders to occur in Eastie that month. The Grand Jury deliberations are done in secret and  will not be known who will be charged in connection with the...

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NOAH, East Boston CDC Receive State Funding for Coppersmith Village, East Site Projects

November 12, 2015
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NOAH, East Boston CDC Receive State Funding for Coppersmith Village, East Site Projects

Both the East Boston Neighborhood of Affordable Housing (NOAH) and the East Boston Community Development Corporation (CDC) were awarded state funds to help their two projects get off the ground. Last Thursday at NOAH’s Coppersmith Village site, Governor Charlie Baker joined the City’s Chief of Economic Development John Barros and Eastie’s three elected officials...

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Loftel Project Approved by JPNA

November 12, 2015
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Loftel Project Approved by JPNA

On Monday night, the Jeffries Point Neighborhood Association voted 27 to 6 to approve  developer Paul Roieff’s plans to build a ‘Loftel’ at a former industrial building on the corner of Porter and Orleans Street. Yanni Tsipis, representing Roiff at the meeting, showed the changes and modifications to the project.  Some of the changes...

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Rep.Madaro to Take Over Thanksgiving Day Event

November 12, 2015
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When Rep. Adrian Madaro was elected to office there was tradition started by his predecessor, Carlo Basile, that he vowed to continue. This year, Madaro will take the reins of Basile’s annual Thanksgiving day charitable dinner that has made the holiday a little more cheerful for hundreds of low-income, homeless and elderly residents in...

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