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Monday’s Brief: Schools Close, Public Gatherings & Eating Out Banned over Coronavirus, City Council Hearing on COVID-19, Cancelled Events

Today is Monday, March 16 and if you are elderly and living in the local area, North End residents are available to help run essential errands and go grocery shopping during these difficult times, read more here. Here’s what else you need to know for the week ahead… 5:30PM City Council Hearing: Coronavirus. This hearing will be Read More…

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Massachusetts Restaurants and Bars to Close to Slow Spread of Coronavirus

Starting Tuesday, March 17th, all Massachusetts restaurants and bars are ordered to close for on-site service and open only for take-out and delivery, said Gov. Charlie Baker at a Sunday press conference. The closure will last at least through April 5th, with a potential for further extension. The dramatic action is directly intended to slow Read More…

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Boston Public Health Commission Declares Health Emergency; Restaurant Restrictions, School Closings

The Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) has declared a public health emergency in the City of Boston due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. This will allow BPHC to increase the availability of staff and resources dedicated to the response effort. Declaring a public health emergency can also help cities seeking additional resources and support from Read More…

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Boston Public Schools to Close Until April 27

Mayor Walsh and Boston Public Schools Superintendent Brenda Cassellius have announced the district-wide closure of all Boston Public Schools for students, effective on Tuesday, March 17. At this time, schools are expected to reopen on Monday, April 27, following April vacation.  Schools will be open for a regular school day on Monday, March 16 to Read More…

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“Your Life, Your Legacy” Planning Ahead with Waterman-Langone Funeral Home

*Sponsored Post* Join Waterman-Langone Funeral Home on Monday, March 16 at 6 p.m. to learn about planning ahead for your final tribute. [Yes, this event is still on for Monday!] Planning now will provide peace of mind for you and for those you love. It takes just four simple steps: Reflect – how do you want Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: COVID-19 Closures, Sewer & Water Work, Harbor Garage Impact Advisory Group, NEWNC Reports, NEMPAC Annual Update, and DiPaola Receives Good Neighbor Award

This week’s top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured rising concerns about coronavirus, construction, development, neighborhood updates, arts, people, and more. Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Eliot School Closed for a Week Due to Positive Coronavirus Case Boston Public Schools closed the North End’s Eliot K-8 Innovation School through Read More…