Announcements Health & Environment

Long Wharf Seawall Stabilization Invitation for Bids

The Boston Redevelopment Authority d/b/a Boston Planning & Development Agency (the “BRA”), is issuing an Invitation for Bids (“IFB”) entitled “LONG WHARF SEAWALL STABILIZATION” at 206 Atlantic Avenue, (Long Wharf), Boston MA,  02110. The IFB is being issued in accordance with Massachusetts General Law c. 30, §39M, as may be amended. The project number for Read More…

Announcements People

Obituary: Carol Ann (Imperato) of Revere, formerly Boston’s North End

Cataldo, Carol Ann (Imperato) of Revere formerly of Boston’s North End passed away surrounded by her loving family on February 4, 2020. Carol was born in Boston on July 11, 1941. Beloved wife of Daniel A. Cataldo Sr. Devoted mother of Daniel A. Cataldo Jr. and his wife Adele, Christine Marks and her husband Robert Read More…

Announcements Event Notices

Book Talk: A History of African-American Cycling in Boston Feb. 22

The West End Museum is hosting author Lorenz Finison who will give a talk combining material from his first two books, Boston’s Cycling Craze and Boston’s 20th Century Bicycling Renaissance, on Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Finison will discuss African-American cycling from tricycling and high wheel racers in the 1880s Read More…

Announcements

Montefalcione Winemaker to Visit Total Wine

Ilaria Petitto, CEO of Donnachiara Winery in Montefalcione (Avellino), will be in Massachusetts on February 21 and 22 for presentations at Total Wine & Spirits. Donnachiara produces some of the finest and most internationally respected wines in Southern Italy, consistently scoring over 90 points in the Wine Spectator and the Wine Advocate. Donnachiara’s Aglianico ranked Read More…

Announcements

North End Architect Finegold Alexander Receives Two Awards for Accessible Design

Finegold Alexander Architects announced that two design projects in iconic buildings—Boston’s City Hall Council Chamber and Old Chapel at UMass Amherst—were recognized with two 2019 William D. Smith Memorial Awards for Accessible Design from The Boston Society of Architects. Finegold Alexander Architects is the Architect of Record for the North End’s Eliot School and has Read More…

Announcements Health & Environment

State Releases 2019 Opioid-Related Death Information

According to Mass.gov, Massachusetts confirmed 1,091 opioid-related overdose deaths in 2019, with the possibility of an estimated 332 to 407 additional deaths. While this number represents a decrease compared with previous years, opioid-related deaths continue to be a devastating epidemic for the city of Boston. It is important to remember that opioid-related deaths are preventable Read More…