LaMattina Responds to Constituents Advocating Keeping Library Branches Open

Sal LaMattina Boston City Councilor, District 1  Dear Concerned Resident: Thank you for contacting my office regarding library cutbacks. I share your concerns and I am doing...

Boston Public Library To Submit 4 Proposals; 3 With Branch Closings

In a response to constituents that sent letters to his office, City Councilor-At-Large, John Connolly, said he expects the Boston Public Library to propose...

Nine City Council Members Send Letter Urging Against Library Closings

In a letter to Boston Public Library President Amy Ryan and the BPL Board of Trustees, nine of the twelve City Councilors said they...

Scott Brown Sees “You’re a Good Man, Scott Brown” at North End Improv Asylum

Returning to the North End, Senator Scott Brown (R-MA) and his wife WCVB-TV reporter, Gail Huff were at the Improv Asylum last week to...

Boston Wants “Google Fiber” – Video

The City of Boston has thrown its hat in the ring for “Google Fiber” - an advanced network with innovative ultra-high speed broadband internet...

Bikers To Target Hanover Street Restaurants

As a protest against motorcycle regulations or a possible prohibition from some Boston streets, Bikers of America is suggesting bikers “target” Hanover Street restaurants. Phil...

Confused About Receiving Multiple Census Forms?

Have you received two (or more) 2010 Census Forms in the mail? I did and so did most of the neighborhood. Are we supposed...

Bad News in Mayor’s Response to Library Letters

The elves in the Mayor’s Office were busy today. If you sent an email/letter regarding the potential closure of the neighborhood branch libraries, you...

LaMattina Asks Citizens to Fill Out 2010 Census Form

A Message from Sal LaMattina, Boston City Councilor, District 1 Dear Friends: Democracy is at its best when citizens actively take part in civic life,...

Report Says Nearly $1 Billion in Casino Spending by Mass. Residents in 2009

A pro-casino report was issued today by the Center for Policy Analysis (CFPA) at the University of Massachusetts at Dartmouth, highlighting the $968.3 million...

Event Honoring Rep. Aaron Michlewitz

From the Committee to Elect Representative Aaron Michlewitz: Join us at an event honoring Representative Aaron Michlewitz! Tuesday, April 6th, 2010 5:30 7:30 pm NEBO 90 North Washington Street Boston,...

Frank Addivinola Jr. Announces Run For State Senator

Frank Addivinola, Jr., has announced that he is running for State Senate in First Suffolk & Middlesex District (North End, West End, Beacon Hill, Financial...