Monthly Archives: March 2016

Nucci Sworn In

March 4, 2016
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Nucci Sworn In

Last Thursday, Suffolk University Vice President and East Boston resident John Nucci was sworn in by Gov. Charlie Baker to the Massport Board of Directors. Nucci, a lifelong Eastie resident who knows first hand the impacts Logan has on the health and well being of the coimmunity, was unanimously elected by the Massachusetts Port...

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Plan to Eliminate Toll Plaza Moves Forward

March 4, 2016
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Plan to Eliminate Toll Plaza Moves Forward

By John Lynds The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will host a meeting on Tuesday, March 8 at 6 p.m. at the East Boston High School to begin discussing the take down of the Eastie toll plaza at the entrance of the Sumner Tunnel. According to stated officials, after implementation of All Electronic Tolling...

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Government Center Station to Reopen March 26

March 4, 2016
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Government Center Station to Reopen March 26

By John Lynds The MBTA announced that the Government Center station, which has undergone a two year $82 million rehabilitation, will reopen on Saturday, March 26 according to MBTA General Manager Frank DePaola. Government Center connects the Blue Line to the Green Line and makes travel between these two MBTA lines easy and convenient...

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Reporter Depicted in Oscar Winning ‘Spotlight’ Got Start in East Boston

March 4, 2016
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Reporter Depicted in Oscar Winning ‘Spotlight’ Got Start in East Boston

By John Lynds Michael Rezendes, who Mark Ruffalo plays in the Oscar Award winning drama about the Boston Globe’s investigative reports into the widespread Archdiocese clergy sexual abuse scandal during the early 2000s, shared a Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on the subject. Spotlight, which won Best Picture Sunday night at the 88th Annual...

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APAC Tax Help Program A Relief for Residents

March 4, 2016
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By John Lynds Most people don’t want to think about it but it’s the time a year to begin thinking about filing 2015 tax returns. For many working people in East Boston there’s some relief from the confusing process of figuring out taxes. East Boston APAC, in partnership with the City of Boston, kicked...

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Government Center Station to Reopen

March 4, 2016
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After more than two years of construction, the new Government Center station is scheduled to open March 26. This announcement comes as good news to the thousands of residents who use the Blue Line to connect with other MBTA lines to get to work. While the inconvenience of exiting at Bowdoin or State St....

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Obituaries 03-02-2016

March 4, 2016
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Edward ‘Eddie’ Matarazzo Of East Boston Edward “Eddie” Matarazzo of East Boston passed away peacefully on February 26. He was the beloved husband of Ann (White) Matarazzo; devoted father of Robert C. and his wife, Lisa of East Boston; dear brother of Julio “Sonny” Matarazzo of Revere, Emily Balents of Florida and the late...

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