The Weekender: Hubway is Back, Cross St. Redevelopment, Restaurant Awards, Democrat Caucus and Library Upgrades

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Boston Hubway 2017 Redeployment Schedule

Reinstallation of Hubway Bike Stations Begins

This week marked the beginning of the reinstallation of 127 Hubway Bike Share Stations in Boston. The majority of stations will be reinstalled by mid-March, with all stations completed by April. See the latest.

Poll: What Do You Think of the Redevelopment Plans for Cross Street?

There is a community meeting on March 7th regarding the demolition of the buildings on Cross Street, between Hanover & Salem Street. New owner Charter Realty has presented preliminary plans for a 5,500 sq. ft. commercial development (retail, restaurant, etc.) with a height of approximately 1-1/2 stories tall. Chime in on our very unofficial poll regarding the space.

Donato Frattaroli, Massachusetts Restaurant Association Chairman of the Board and Owner of Il Molo and Captain Fishbones, Frank DePasquale of Depasquale Ventures and Bob Luz, CEO/President of the Massachusetts Restaurant Association.

Massachusetts Restaurant Association Honors Frank DePasquale

The Massachusetts Restaurant Association held its annual Awards Dinner this week celebrating five leaders in the industry, including Frank DePasquale of Depasquale Ventures as Restauranteur of the Year. View the post.

February 2017 – North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales 

The latest residential real estate closings in the neighborhood. Read more.

Ward 3 Democrats Host 2017 Caucus

The Nazzaro Center was the site for the Ward 3 Democratic Committee as they held their annual caucus to elect delegates to the State Convention. The delegates will meet at the convention to discuss priorities of the party agenda over the next few years. View the post.

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Friends of the North End Library Support Branch Upgrades

Have you dropped by our neighborhood North End Library lately? If you have, you might have noticed many changes. We have a new acting librarian, Jennifer Hawes, whom you already know as the Children’s Librarian. See the latest library upgrades.

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Restored 1969 Aerial Video of Boston Harbor, Waterfront and Islands

You won’t want to miss this short video of Boston’s Harbor Islands and the waterfront, with restored footage from 1969. From aerial shots of the city to flyovers of the Boston Harbor Islands, view the post for the video and more information. View the video.


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