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Mayor Menino and CityFeast Supporters Brave Cold to Support Fight Against Diabetes

Despite the frigid cold on Sunday night, hundreds came out for the 9th Annual CityFeast benefit, “Dining Out to Conquer Diabetes.” Former Mayor Thomas Menino and wife Angela joined the crowd at Antico Forno, the North End home base for CityFeast founder Carla Agrippino Gomes. “I am a diabetic and this disease is our modern-day Read More…

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Team Trevor and Tresca Host Fundraiser For Cystic Fibrosis Research

Team Trevor held a fundraising event with special guest, “Boston’s Finest’s” Jennifer Penton at the North End’s Tresca on Tuesday night to benefit Cystic Fibrosis research. Team Trevor is named for a young man whose daily medical routine would make most people grow weary. Diagnosed with CF when he was only five months old, Trevor Read More…

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Fundraising & Friend-Raising At Tresca To Help Fight Cystic Fibrosis

The following news release comes from Tresca and Team Trevor regarding a benefit for Cystic Fibrosis research: Fundraising & Friend-Raising At Tresca To Help Fight Cystic Fibrosis “Boston’s Finest’s” Jennifer Penton – Special Guest Tresca, one of the North End’s most exceptional dining destinations, is generously joining with Team Trevor to host a special fundraising Read More…

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CityFeast 2013 Brings Out Hundreds to 12 Boston Restaurants in the Fight Against Diabetes

Hundreds of diners came out to help fight diabetes on Sunday night as part of the 2013 CityFeast.  This is the first year the event has expanded beyond the North End to feature 12 restaurants for High Hopes Fund at Joslin Diabetes Center. The first seating of the night saw Boston officials participating including Mayor Read More…

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CityFeast 2013 Features 12 Restaurants on January 27th

CityFeast 2013 is on Sunday, January 27, 2013, 6:00 pm. The city-wide dinner event features 12 restaurants (8 in the North End) to benefit Joslin Diabetes Center’s High Hopes Fund. Tickets are $150 and $100 of the ticket price is tax-deductible. Long time organizer of event, Carla Agrippino Gomes, of Antico Forno and Terramia, was recently Read More…

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Tresca Restaurant Featured at 25th Annual Beyond Shelter Gala

Neighborhood restaurant hosts chef’s table at 25th annual Beyond Shelter Gala to benefit Friends of Boston’s Homeless. Tresca of the North End joined Friends of Boston’s Homeless on Thursday, April 26, for the organization’s 25th annual Beyond Shelter gala. The event welcomed 700 guests to the House of Blues for tastings by 20 of the Read More…

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Photos: North End Restaurants Host CityFeast 2012 – Dining Out to Conquer Diabetes

Five North End restaurants held a special benefit dinner on Sunday night to support the Joslin Diabetes Center’s High Hopes Fund. The annual event, CityFeast – Dining Out to Conquer Diabetes, is organized by Carla Agrippino Gomes of Antico Forno and Terramia with joint participation from Lucca’s Matt and Sean Williams, Taranta’s Jose Duarte and Read More…

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North End Restaurants Sponsor CityFeast “Dining Out to Conquer Diabetes”

Sunday, January 29, 2012 6:00 p.m. Boston’s North End Please join us for a five-course dinner with wine pairings at your choice of one of Boston’s exclusive North End restaurants. Proceeds benefit Joslin Diabetes Center’s High Hopes Fund. Tickets: $150*. *$100 of the ticket price is tax-deductible.   CityFeast Co-Hosts Carla Gomes, Antico Forno and Terramia Read More…