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Weekly Top Reads: Star Market, Eliot School, Fireworks, AirBnB, Battery Wharf Hotel Strike, & North End Dog Park

This week’s top posts on featured new businesses, schools, real estate, neighborhood events and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week.

Star Market Supermarket at North Station Opens on September 20th

Postcards went out this week to officially schedule the opening of a Star Market on September 20th at North Station’s Hub on Causeway development project. Read more here.

New Eliot Upper School Building Opens in North End

The new Eliot K-8 Innovation Upper School at 585 Commercial Street opened this academic year. The opening brings hundreds of new learning seats to the neighborhood as the Eliot expands to 740 students. Read more here.

7th Annual Illuminate the Harbor Fireworks Kicks Off Labor Day Weekend [Video]

A perfect late summer night brought large crowds to Boston’s waterfront for the 7th Annual Illuminate the Harbor fireworks show. Festivities kicked off at Columbus Park where Berklee’s Them Fantasies performed as families enjoyed lawn games. Read more and watch the video here.

City and Airbnb Settle Suit on Regulations for Registry; Affirms Owner Occupancy Rule

Under a settlement agreement reached between Airbnb and the City of Boston this week, Airbnb will facilitate the City’s short-term rental registration system and remove listings for illegal short-term rentals from its website. Read more here.

Workers Strike at Battery Wharf Hotel in North End

Workers at Battery Wharf Hotel went on strike Thursday at the waterfront property in Boston’s North End. Represented by the Local 26 union, approximately 80 strikers walked off the job as negotiations broke down with the hotel. Read more here.

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North End Dog Park Appears in Rover’s “Dog’s Day Out” Series

Rover, an online marketplace for pet services, named the North End dog park one of the best in Boston in a recent article about dog walking routes in the city. Read more and see the route here.