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  1. December Literary Events at Boston Public Library LocationsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | City of Boston

    Boston Public Library locations host events for readers of all ages this December, including children's book club meetings, author talks, and book sales. Highlights include: Tween Book Club: Fifth, sixth, and seventh graders discuss the graphic novel Drama , which tells the story of diverse characters exploring friendship, crushes, and all-around drama.

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  2. Boston Parks and Recreation Commission Agenda for November 24Read the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | City of Boston

    Vote to approve 415 Bremen Street, the Excel Academy High School, adjacent to the East Boston Greenway in East Boston. Seaport Square Block H, a retail building, chapel and private plaza adjacent to the Children's Wharf Park in South Boston.

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  3. Repeat OUI driver held in crashRead the original story

    16 hrs ago | Boston Herald

    A three-time drunken driver who swiped a car from a dealership and crashed it into a car carrying three kids was ordered held pending a dangerousness hearing, Suffolk County District Attorney Daniel F. Conley said. John Sferrazza, 49, of South Boston, was arraigned yesterday in Roxbury District Court on charges of operating under the influence, fourth or subsequent offense; car theft; driving with a suspended license and assault and battery on a police officer.

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  4. Police say youth reached for gun in struggle with officersRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Two people are facing drug and gun charges after a violent struggle with police in East Boston Tuesday night in which one of the suspects reached for a loaded gun, authorities said. Officers arrested a 17-year-old juvenile and Andrew Leccese, 31, both of East Boston, after a confrontation on Condor Street at about 6:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  5. Companies pay $430,000 to settle overtime pay caseRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Boston.com

    A Billerica marketing and promotions company and the staffing firm it used will pay $430,000 to workers to settle a lawsuit alleging the companies failed to pay overtime, according to an agreement approved in Middlesex Superior Court this week. Fulfillment America Inc., which produces marketing materials for brands including Dunkin' Donuts and Subway, must pay $380,000 to the workers.

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  6. Zumix, Eastie Now and EBHS Bring BSO HereRead the original story

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    EASTIE NOW, a local business that focuses on non-profit and small business administration in the neighborhood teamed up with Zumix and East Boston High School to bring the Boston Symphony Orchestra for a special performance at the high school. Six-hundred people attended the free concert on Sunday, November 9 that included the BSO's string quintet, a performance by Zumix's band Diversity as well as performance of the National Anthem sung by Senior Tayler Fernandes NuA es.

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  7. Obituaries 11-19-2014Read the original story

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    She was the beloved wife of the late Eugene F. DeMarco; devoted mother of Eugene and his wife, Melissa of New Hampshire, Kenneth, Ronald and Steven DeMarco, all of East Boston; dear sister of Paul Amoroso of Revere, Lorraine Murphy of New Hampshire and the late Anna Smith and Robert Amoroso; cherished grandmother of Maddie,Toby and Bella and is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews.

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  8. Great Place to Work: EBNHC Receives Honor from Boston GlobeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    East Boston Neighborhood Health Center CEO Manny Lopes and EBNHC President Jack Cradock accept the Boston Globe's "Top Places to Work" award this week. The Health Center ranked 30th in the state in the 'Large Company' category, The East Boston Neighborhood Health Center was named as one of Massachusetts's "Top Places to Work" this week by the Boston Globe.

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  9. Generous Donations on ThanksgivingRead the original story

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    There are two stories in this week's East Boston Times Free Press about generous donations helping out East Boston families during the Thanksgiving holiday. One is East Boston YMCA and the Stop & Shop Turkey Express in which that well-known supermarket company donated 250 turkeys to families for their enjoyment on Thanksgiving.

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  10. Congratulations EBNHCRead the original story

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The Boston Globe's recent recognition of the East Boston Neighborhood Health Center as one of the best places to work in Massachusetts is a well-deserved tribute to an organization that serves the people of our community so well. Indeed, it is apparent that the widely-acknowledged high level of service provided by the EBNHC to its clients is directly proportional to the manner in which the EBNHC treats its employees because it is axiomatic in any business that happy employees will make for happy customers.

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  11. Basile and Volunteers Prepare to Provide Thanksgiving DinnerRead the original story

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    Again this year, Representative Carlo Basile and a team of volunteers are stepping up to make Thanksgiving a little more cheerful for hundreds of low-income, homeless and elderly residents in East Boston. Basile and a group of friends, family and an army of volunteers from across the neighborhood will provide a full Thanksgiving meal for residents that may have otherwise gone hungry at the Sacred Heart Church hall on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 27 beginning at 10:30 a.m. "This is what being an elected official is all about-helping people," said Basile.

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  12. After More than Two Decades Portside at East Pier is OpenRead the original story

    Yesterday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    East Boston residents have patiently watched for two decades the waterfronts of the North End, Charlestown and South Boston transform into beautiful destinations in the city and always wondered 'when will it be our turn'. Massport officials joined Eastie's elected officials, residents and representatives from Roseland, a subsidiary of Mack-Cali Realty Corporation, to cut the ribbon on the first completed building as part of Roseland's Portside at East Pier waterfront development project.

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  13. The East Boston Museum is Closer to Becoming a RealityRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    Last week, the organizers trying to bring an East Boston visitors center and museum to the neighborhood held a meeting at Maverick Landing. One significant change in the project voted on at the meeting is that the name of the proposed project is now The East Boston Museum and not The East Boston Museum and Visitor Center.

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  14. Stop & Shop to Deliver 250 turkeys to YMCA Nov. 13Read the original story

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    Stop & Shop's Turkey Express trucks will deliver 250 turkeys to the YMCA of East Boston in time for Thanksgiving. The delivery is one of eight stops on Stop & Shop's Turkey Express route throughout New England and one of 16 across the Northeast.

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  15. Obituaries 11-12-2014Read the original story

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The beloved son of Adeline R. and the late Frank D. Porfido, he was the cherished brother of Stephen W. and his wife, Catherine Porfido; uncle of Stephen, Gianna, Julia and Christopher and is also survived by many aunts, uncles and cousins. A Funeral Mass will be held in The Sacred Heart Church, 35 Brooks St. East Boston, Saturday, November 15 at 10 a.m. Relatives and friends are invited.

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  16. Late Night Plane Noise Report ReleasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The Sleep Interruption Map released this week, shows reported sleep interruption of as much as 48 percent under the flight path in East Boston's Eagle Hill and Star of the Sea neighborhoods East Boston's environmental youth group is calling on the Federal Aviation Administration to reinstate Head to Head Operations at Logan International Airport during nighttime operations. NOAH's Community Building and Environment Department and their Youth Crew have released a major public interest study this week.

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  17. East Boston YMCA Test Kitchen OpensRead the original story

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    The East Boston YMCA's new Test Kitchen is up and running and offering free cooking classes specifically for senior citizens, aimed at bringing them all together for a fun, community cooking event. The class located at the Y's 54 Ashley St. site is taught by Vanessa Labranche, one of Project Bread's chefs, and Meg Tallon, the Y's kitchen services director and focuses on healthy and nutritious cooking.

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  18. Congratulations Rep. BasileRead the original story

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    We congratulate State Representative Carlo Basile on his victory in the Nov. 4 election. East Boston voters gave Rep. Basile a solid victory against a well-known opponent, Celeste Ribeiro Myers.

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  19. Baker has Strong Showing in EastieRead the original story

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    Governor-elect Charlie Baker held his own against Attorney General Martha Coakley in the Democratic stronghold of East Boston during last week's state General Election for governor. Baker received 600 more votes this time around from Eastie voters than he did during his failed attempt in 2010 against Gov. Deval Patrick.

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  20. A Successful Season for East Boston Boys SoccerRead the original story

    Tuesday | East Boston Times-Free Press

    East Boston boys soccer coach Lorenzo Di Benedetto has built one of the best programs in the city and his 2014 team will be remembered as one of the school's all-time best. The team is a champion in every sense - the Jets captured both the division title and city championship.

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