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Weekly Top Reads: St. Anthony’s Mass, Greenway Light Show, North End Master Chef, Trash Changes, NEWRA Reports & Eliot 8th Grade Promotion

This week’s top posts on featured cultural celebrations, local celebrities, summer events, meeting reports and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week.

St. Anthony’s Feast Centennial Mass & Celebration [Photo Gallery]

A centennial Mass commemorating the 100th St. Anthony’s Feast was held last weekend at Saint Leonard’s Church. Following the Mass, a reception took place on Endicott Street sponsored by St. Anthony’s Society. Read more and see photos here.

New Light Show at Greenway Rings Fountain

A new light show at the popular Rings Fountain celebrates the 10th Year Anniversary of the Rose Kennedy Greenway. The show, created by WET Design, comes with 156 programmable LED lights syncing to the fountain’s water show. Read more and see photos here.

North End Native, Kenny Palazzolo, Gets the Apron on Masterchef

Kenny, Dom and Robin on the MasterChef stage

Kenny Palazzolo tells the story how it all started three years ago. The Palazzolo / Strazzullo clan was on the Word, the family reality cook-off show, in 2017. Kenny went back to the open call for Master Chef, Season 10, and he was invite to compete! Read more and watch a video here.

Public Works Officials Discuss Trash Collection Changes, Effective July 1st

Chris Osgood, Boston’s Chief of Streets, and Brian Coughlin, Public Works Superintendent, addressed NEWNC regarding the upcoming changes to citywide trash collection services. Specifically, there is a new weekly schedule and pickup start time for the North End and downtown neighborhoods. Read more and watch the video here.

Residents’ Association June Reports: Parks, Mayor’s Office, and Zoning, Licensing & Construction Updates

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) June meeting began with a series of important committee reports. Updates included reports from the Mayor’s Office and a series of Zoning, Licensing & Construction items. Read more and watch the meeting video here.

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Eliot 8th Graders Wrap Up School Year with Promotion Ceremony

The Eliot School recently held their eighth grade promotion ceremony at the Old North Church, just up the street from the Upper School where the students completed their studies. Read more and see photos here.