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Joyce Murphy Appointed to EBSB Board of Directors

May 17, 2018
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Richard J. Gavegnano, President, CEO and Chairman of Meridian Bancorp, Inc. and East Boston Savings Bank (EBSB) announces the appointment of Joyce A. Murphy to the Board of Directors for both Meridian Bancorp, Inc. and East Boston Savings Bank. Murphy is the Executive Vice Chancellor of Commonwealth Medicine  where  she  oversees  the  health  care ...

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Splash into Summer Event with Lilly Pulitzer at ReelHouse on May 17

May 17, 2018
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This Thursday, May 17, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m., ReelHouse, 6 New Street, East Boston, known for its globally-inspired coastal fare and vibrant waterfront presence at Jeffries Point in East Boston, will team up with the always-fashionable crew from Lilly Pulitzer to kick-off everyone’s favorite season with a festive waterfront patio party, complete...

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Boston’s Wounded Veterans Run Hosts Eighth Annual Motorcycle Fundraising Ride Sunday

May 17, 2018
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Boston’s Wounded Veterans Run is proud to announce its eighth annual motorcycle charity ride on Sunday, May 20, to help raise money to help four New England veterans who were recently severely injured in overseas combat. The 28-mile ride begins at Harley-Davidson in Revere at 1 p.m., with registration starting as early as 8:30 a.m., and ends...

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Massachusetts Nurses Association Endorses Rep Michael E Capuano for Re-Election

May 17, 2018
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The Massachusetts Nurses Association, the largest union and professional association of registered nurses and health professionals in the Commonwealth, has endorsed Rep. Michael Capuano in his re-election campaign to represent Massachusetts’ Seventh Congressional District. “The MNA, representing 23,000 members, supports Capuano based on his record of fighting for universal health care, supporting working families...

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Community News Briefs

May 17, 2018
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East Boston    Tech Meetup The purpose of the East Boston Tech Meetup is to build a community of people currently working in tech or those aspiring to move into a tech career who live or work in East Boston. These meetings will be held in the heart of Maverick Landing conveniently located steps from...

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Police Briefs 05-16-2018

May 17, 2018
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District Seven Police Report May 5, 2018 Around 01:50 a.m. in the area of Marion Street and Saratoga Street a 23-year-old White Female with an address in Revere Ma was arrested and charged with Operating Under the Influence of Alcohol. Around 10:55 a.m. in the area of 136 Lexington Street a 44 -year-old White...

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President Trump Could Accidentally Help Protect the Environment

May 17, 2018
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No one would mistake President Trump for an environmentalist. Yet his immigration policies could inadvertently safeguard the environment. Here’s why: More than 325 million people live in the United States.  By 2065, that figure is expected to grow to 441 million. Immigration will account for 88 percent of this increase. If this growth materializes,...

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Our City Is for All Residents

May 17, 2018
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District One City Councilor Lydia Edwards has called for a hearing regarding a proposal that will provide a means by which senior citizens on fixed incomes and other low-income property owners who have fallen behind on their property taxes can stay in their homes. With the incredible and rapid development of our city (that,...

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A New Master Plan Is Needed

May 17, 2018
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The proposal by District 1 City Councilor Lydia Edwards to adopt a new Master Plan for East Boston is long overdue. Development in our community has been proceeding at a break-neck pace — which is a nice problem to have —  but without an updated Master Plan (the last one was accomplished almost 20...

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Obituaries 05-16-2018

May 17, 2018
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Phyllis ‘Fannie’ DeMarco Of East Boston Phyllis “Fannie” (Capozzi) DeMarco of East Boston passed away on Thursday, May 10.  She was 97 years old. The beloved wife of the late Louis “Louie” DeMarco, she was the loving mother of Shirley Siciliano and her husband, Peter of Lynnfield and the late Ronald DeMarco; cherished sister...

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