Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): No such file or directory in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): No such file or directory in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): No such file or directory in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): No such file or directory in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): No such file or directory in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): No such file or directory in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786

Warning: mysql_real_escape_string(): A link to the server could not be established in /home/ea062304/public_html/wp-content/plugins/statpress-reloaded/statpress.php on line 1786
2017 November | East Boston Times-Free Press | Page 3

Monthly Archives: November 2017

‘Hyphen’

November 16, 2017
By

As a first-generation Salvadorian American growing up in East Boston, Maria Servellón tried to distinguish where her Salvadorian and American sides began and ended. She remembers speaking English inside and outside of school; but at home, the only child spoke Spanish, vicariously teaching her parents about American customs. “Having passions and causes you believe...

Read more »

JPNA Votes Down Bar Proposal

November 16, 2017
By

By John Lynds There was audible gasp from the crowd when the vote against a new bar and restaurant proposed for the former East Boston Kitchen (EBK) on Sumner Street was read at Monday night’s Jeffries Point Neighborhood Association meeting. In a close vote, JPNA members rejected Josh Weinstein’s proposal to convert the EBK...

Read more »

Police Briefs 11-15-2017

November 16, 2017
By

District Seven Police Report November 4, 2017 No Arrest.   November 5, 2017 Around 4:00pm in the area of Monmouth Street East Boston, a white Hispanic male from East Boston was arrested and charged with Disorderly Conduct. Around 5:30pm District Seven Officers responded to 246 Border Street East Boston for a report of a...

Read more »

We Can Make It Less Profitable to Traffic Opioids

November 16, 2017
By

 By John A. Cassara and Nathan Proctor The president will now declare what many of us experience first hand, the opioid epidemic is a national emergency. Frankly, with as many as 59,000 deaths in 2016, there doesn’t seem to be any other possible description. So many dedicated people in cities and towns, faith communities and schools,...

Read more »

The Holiday Season is Approaching — Remember to Help Those in Need

November 16, 2017
By

For the vast majority of Americans, the approaching holiday season is a joyous time when the abundance that life offers is most apparent in a wealthy nation such as ours. But the sad reality for many of our fellow citizens is that the holidays bring little, if any, joy. Those who are homeless or...

Read more »

Thank You East Boston Chamber and Congratulations to The Recipients

November 16, 2017
By

Living in an urban community is never easy.  The traffic, noise,  the lack of large areas of green space, the living on top of your neighbors and the crime are never easy to take.  Indeed, for many the grass does look greener in other communities. While East Boston does have it share of the...

Read more »

Obituaries 11-15-2017

November 16, 2017
By

Josephine Chianca Died peacefully Josephine (Luiso) Chianca died peacefully surrounded by her family on November 12 at the age of 96. The beloved wife of the late Louis “Gigi” Chianca, she was the devoted mother of Louis “Butch” Chianca and his late wife, Joanne and Angela DiPerri and her husband, Charles; sister of the late Lena Marotta, Helen...

Read more »

Edwards Wins District 1 City Council Seat:Walsh Cruises to Victory Over Tito Jackson

November 11, 2017
By
Edwards Wins District 1 City Council Seat:Walsh Cruises to Victory Over Tito Jackson

By John Lynds East Boston’s Lydia Edwards was elected as the District 1 Boston City Councilor over the North End’s Stephen Passacantilli after a hotly contested race for the seat left vacant by City Councilor Sal LaMattina who did not seek reelection this year. Edwards’s win makes her the first woman of color to...

Read more »

Anthony Costanzo Retires from Santarpio’s Pizza after Three Decades of Service

November 11, 2017
By
Anthony Costanzo Retires from Santarpio’s Pizza after Three Decades of Service

By John Lynds With his humor, good nature and apron filled with buttons, gifts from the thousands of customers he has served from all across the globe, Tony Costanzo has been one of the most recognizable faces inside the famed Santarpio’s Pizza for decades. For the past 33 years Costanzo has been serving up...

Read more »

MassDOT Working On New Toll Plaza Reconfiguration

November 11, 2017
By
MassDOT Working On New Toll Plaza Reconfiguration

By John Lynds It’s no secret in the neighborhood that traffic here has gotten worse, not better as a result of MassDOT’s All Electronic Tolling (AET) program that removed the toll booths from the mouth of the Sumner Tunnel. The removal of tolls and subsequent re-configuration of the plaza has led to a traffic...

Read more »

Real Time Web Analytics - Buzz Stat