South End

Hamersley's Bistro closing

The Hamersleys are retiring, the Globe reports.
Eight Streets Neighborhood Association

Register for the Primaries

If you are new to the area, you have until August 20th to register to vote in order to participate in the September primaries.City Press Release on voter registration.Election information for Boston.
South End

Woman charged with stabbing outside Boston Medical Center

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 17:30UPDATE: Jackson ordered to observation for 20 days, the DA's office reports, adds Jackson did not know her victim. Michelle Jackson, 27, is scheduled for arraignment today on charges she plunged a pair of scissors into another woman's chest around 5:30 p.m. yesterday at Massachusetts Avenue and Albany Street, according to the Suffolk County District Attorney's office, which reports the victim, 21-year-old Cambridge resident, is expected to survive, and that the motive remains under investigation. Innocent, etc. Free tagging: KnivesNeighborhoods: South EndTopics: Crime
South End

City supports 2 a.m. closing for South End pizza place, opposes it for Dorchester restaurant

South End Pizza and Grill, 768 Tremont St. in the South End, received warm support from city officials for its proposal to extend its closing time from midnight to 2 a.m., seven days a week, at a Boston Licensing Board hearing today. The pizzeria says it wants to extend its hours to serve the growing number of students in the area. The Chester Square Neighborhood Association, the mayor's office and city councilors Tito Jackson,, Michelle Wu and Ayanna Pressley all supported the proposal.
Boston Globe

Obituary: John J. Manning

MANNING, John J. "Jay" Of the South End on Aug. 10, 2014. Loving brother of the late Elisha Wilbur Cobb (born Richard Thomas Manning). Cherished best friend of Jordan Tse of Boston. He is also survived by his sister-in-law, Christine "Tina" Cobb, his nephews Richard Thomas Cobb and his wife Janet of Merrimack, NH, Michael Joshua Cobb of Maynard, MA, his niece Annemarie Cobb King and her husband Bill of Hudson, MA, his grandnephews, Joshua King, Daniel King, and Benjamin King, his grandniece, Crystal Lee Cobb of Nashua, NH, and his great-grandniece, Madeline. He also leaves behind friends and loved ones too numerous to count. A Time of Remembrance will be held on Thursday from 4-8pm in the Boston Harborside ...
Boston Globe

Cyclist Struck by Garbage Truck in South End

A male cyclist was struck by a garbage truck at the intersection of Massachusetts and Columbus Avenues on Tuesday morning, according to multiple media reports.
Blackstone/Franklin Square Neighborhood Association

B/FSNA Annual Elections

Blackstone/Franklin Square Neighborhood AssociationFriends of Blackstone and Franklin SquaresTuesday, September 16, 2014 - 7:00pmArea D4 Police Station Community Room, Harrison Avenue, Boston, MA 02114Come out and meet your neighbors, hear what's going on in the neighborhood, and help us vote in a new board.
Boston Globe

Man Dies in South End Shooting

Police believe the victim was in his early 20s.
Blackstone/Franklin Square Neighborhood Association

Monthly Lunch Group for South Enders that Work from Home

Blackstone/Franklin Square Neighborhood AssociationFriends of Blackstone and Franklin SquaresThursday, August 21, 2014 - 12:30pmRoka, 801 Massachusetts Avenue, Boston, MA 02118A monthly lunch group for South Enders that work at home. Come out and meet other at home workers.
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