Monthly Archives: September 2017

House and Senate Support Joint Resolution Condemning Racism and Discrimination

September 2, 2017
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The House and Senate joined Governor Charlie Baker, Lieutenant Governor Karyn Polito, and his colleagues in the Legislature to adopt a joint resolution formally denouncing white nationalist and neo-Nazi hate organizations, as well as condemning all forms of racism, discrimination, and violence. In response to the horrific and tragic events in Charlottesville, Virginia, Senator...

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Dr Christina Ronchetti Joins Chiropractic Practice in East Boston

September 2, 2017
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By Cary Shuman Dr. Christina Ronchetti, who was raised in Everett and Gloucester, has joined the Chiropractic office with Dr. Brendan Corcoran at Spine Center North Shore at 1140 Saratoga St. in East Boston. Dr. Ronchetti has returned to the Boston area after ten years of working at a Chiropractic practice in Milwaukee, practicing...

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Letter to the Editor

September 2, 2017
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I’m supporting Passacantilli There has been a lot of buzz surrounding the election to replace Sal LaMattina on the Boston City Council.  After researching the candidates and reading their platforms, I will be supporting Stephen Passacantilli. As an East Boston voter, having elected officials who listen and respond to the concerns of the community...

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Climate Ready Boston Leaders Talk Resiliency in Boston Neighborhoods this Summer

September 2, 2017
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By Magdalena Ayed Make no mistake: East Boston is an island. Accessible only by bridge, tunnel or ferry, Eastie actually comprises five different islands that were linked to the rest of Boston with landfill in the early 1800s. Separated from mainland Boston by Boston Harbor, bordered on one end by Chelsea Creek, and including...

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We Must Stand United Against Hatred

September 2, 2017
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The swastika graffiti that was sprayed painted four different times on a proposed project in Lamson Court last week is deplorable and should be an anathema to all residents of our community. We agree with all elected officials, as well as those seeking office, that this type of racism has no place in our...

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Harvey and Houston

September 2, 2017
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Many of us are just shocked as the reports of continued destruction from Hurricane Harvey keep coming in from the Houston, Texas area.  The fourth largest city in the United States is being virtually destroyed before our eyes by Mother Nature. For those of us who have relatives in the affected areas, their message...

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Enjoy A Safe Labor Day Weekend

September 2, 2017
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It may be hard to believe, but the summer of 2017 is entering its final week as we approach the traditional Labor Day weekend. “Time and tide wait for no man,” said the poet. The calendar never lies and soon the summer of ‘17 will be just a memory. The college kids already have...

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Obituaries 08-30-2017

September 2, 2017
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Rosemarie “Rose” LaCedra Of Revere, formerly of East Boston Rosemarie ‘Rose’ LaCedra of Revere, formerly of East Boston and Somerville, passed away on August 23. She was 83 years old. The cherished daughter of the late Domenic and Sarah (Ardolino) Rizzuti, she was the beloved wife of Gary B. LaCedra; loving mother of Glenn,...

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