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  1. Walsh report: Boston is ahead of pace on middle-class housingRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Boston developers are starting to build more middle-class housing after years of almost exclusively focusing on luxury apartment and condo towers, a new city report finds. Forty-six percent of all new residential construction starts in the Hub in the first quarter of 2015 were apartments or condos affordable to middle-income renters and buyers, according to a progress report issued by Mayor Marty Walsh on his Boston 2030 plan.

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  2. Westford East Boston Camps to Host HoedownRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Hoedown at the Westford East Boston Camps is Saturday, June 13. Emerson Hospital as joined the list of sponsors for the event. Tickets are available for purchase.

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  3. Beautiful views of Boston don't have to cost millionsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Boston.com

    See the word "view" in a listing and you might automatically think of multi-million dollar penthouses . But don't be so sure.

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  4. Former Crystal Food Imports Warehouse Sold, To Become HousingRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Banker & Tradesman

    Velkor 245 Nominee Trust has purchased the former Crystal Food Imports warehouse in East Boston and plans to convert the property into housing. The 16,000-square-foot lot and warehouse at 245 Sumner St. sold for $1.2 million.

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  5. Immigration decision wona t deter Boston preparation for DACA / DAPARead the original story

    Yesterday | Sampan

    Mayor Marty Walsh speaking today at Faneuil Hall, flanked by Natalicia Tracy, Executive Director of Brazilian Immigrant Center , and Eva Millona, Executive Director of the MIRA Coalition BOSTON - As Boston Mayor Marty Walsh stood at Faneuil Hall today to speak in support of President Obama's executive action on immigration this afternoon, in a press conference organized by Fwd.us, a federal appeals court announced its decision to deny the Obama administration's request to lift a hold on those actions.

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  6. Mayor Walsh, FWD.us, Local Entrepreneurs Discuss Benefits of...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | City of Boston

    Tuesday, May 26, 2015 - Mayor Martin J. Walsh, Boston-area immigrants, and local business leaders and advocates today discussed the economic and moral benefits of President Obama's executive action on immigration, while calling on Congress to pass legislative reform without delay. The Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals and Deferred Action for Parents of Americans will help an estimated five million immigrants and children of immigrants stay in the United States, continue contributing to our economy and create American jobs.

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  7. Around the Region: May 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Business Journal

    A summary of recent transactions and personnel news within Greater Boston's real estate community.

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  8. What's open, closed on Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Boston.com

    MBTA: Subways and buses on Sunday schedule. Commuter rail on Sunday schedule. Hingham and Charlestown commuter boats on weekday schedule.

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  9. Andrew SobersRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | Banker & Tradesman

    Building a community from the inside out, one household at a time, is Andrew Sobers' vocation. That's the observation of his nominator at Urban Edge, a nonprofit CDC serving Jamaica Plain, Roxbury and surrounding Boston communities.

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  10. Salvadoran archbishop remembered in E. BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | Boston.com

    Years ago, on days when Alba Azucena Lpez de Rodriguez arrived early at the market in downtown San Salvador, she would weave between the women with their enormous baskets of squash, mangoes, papayas, and pineapples and listen to the singular voice that floated up from all their radios: Archbishop Oscar Romero. "I met him through his homilies," said Lpez de Rodriguez, now El Salvador's consul general in Boston, who said she could walk the countryside or city streets and find radios tuned to his teachings.

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  11. Police Search For Driver In East Boston Hit-And-RunRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | CBS Local

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  12. The boy who burned insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | Boston.com

    Marco Flores as a child. Above: The view from Marco's house to the home of his neighbor, Jaime Galdamez.

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  13. Police Briefs 05-21-2015Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    Joshua Lepage, 22 Marion St., East Boston, was arrested for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon and on a warrant. Deiby Diaz-Arias, 122 Westview St., Dorchester, MA was arrested for possession of Class A drug with intent to distribute.

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  14. OHNC Approves New Bennington St. ProjectRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The Orient Heights Neighborhood Council voted 18-0 in favor of the scaled down version of the project being pitched for a contanimated autobody at 1181-1183 Bennington St. In their fourth meeting with the community the developers have been working to find a happy medium that addresses concerns of density, height and parking. The updated plan calls for 44 units of housing-down from 55 units.

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  15. New Help for Students and Financial AidRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    At the East Boston Branch Library on Bremen Street, East Boston's elected officials join East Boston students to cut the ribbon on a new non-profit, SALT Live, that will help students navigate the process of student financial aid for college. A new non-profit has set up shot in East Boston to help students navigate the process of student financial aid for college.

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  16. Knights Start the Season With Three VictoriesRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The East Boston Knights are back in action in the Yawkey League of Boston. Off to their best start in team history the Knights opened up action vs the Revere Rockies as they started the season on a 5 game road trip.

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  17. Eviction Causes Stir in MaverickRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    Vida Urbana protests evictions in East Boston last week but the eviction in question at Maverick Landing may have been justified. The Boston organization that fights for, among other things, tenants rights descended on East Boston last week to protest evictions in the neighborhood.

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  18. BCYF to Close for a $10 Million RenovationRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The Boston Center for Youth and Families Paris Street Community Center will temporarily close on Friday for a $10 million renovation to the facility. The project will allow Paris Street to receive the repairs and upgrades necessary to offer many additional resources to the East Boston community for the next 100 years.

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  19. Resident Starts Drive To Save Iconic LightshipRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | Charlestown Patriot-Bridge

    The red glow of the Nantucket Light Ship - now docked in East Boston indefinitely - can be seen as a red dot on the other side of the Harbor from Charlestown, but it's potentially sad story is resonating on this side of the Harbor thanks to a new partnership hoping to save the ship. Charlestown resident P.J. Mugford hosted a sold-out fundraiser last Sunday, May 17, at Pier 6 in the Navy Yard, and nearly 200 people came out for the initial effort to raise funds to help save the historic lightship, which is in bad disrepair and is threatened with getting put in the scrapyard.

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  20. Obituary: Jacob A. Smoller, 29; Studied Under Master Bike Builder...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 21 | Patch.com

    Smoller was a self-employed bicycle builder and messenger, who enjoyed custom building his own bicycles and organizing bike races. Born in Portland Oregon on May 21, 1985, he was the son of Ronald L. and Susan M. Smoller.

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