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Police: Angry Herald hawker attacks motorist at South End intersection

Capt. John Greland at District C-6 reports on an incident at the intersection of Mass. Ave. and Melnea Cass Boulevard around 7:30 this morning: Victim reports man selling the Boston Herald spit on her, called her the C word and kicked a dent in her car. She refused to buy the paper twice, after kicking the motor vehicle, he said "I want to buy my mom a Christmas present, what's wrong with that?" Police officer observed dent.
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South End

Alas: You can't pass at Mass. and Cass

Fenway flooding causes gridlock around 5 p.m. Photo by Brendan. Reports of flooding are beginning to pour in. The intersection of Melnea Cass Boulevard and Massachusetts Avenue became a liquid mess. State Police are busy diverting cars on Morrissey Boulevard in Dorchester, due to flooding southbound by Lambert's and northbound at Tolman by the credit union. UPDATE: 4:30 p.m. Police blocked off the underpass on Huntington Avenue at Mass. Ave. due to two feet of water. Roads in Franklin Park are also reported flooded.
Eight Streets Neighborhood Association

December business meeting

Our next business meeting is Tuesday, December 9th at our new meeting space at Project Place (Corner of Washington & East Berkeley.   Enter in the door next to Meyers and Chang)  Please arrive before 7:30, as the external doors lock at that time.  Meeting format:6:30-7 - Neighborhood Networking.   Meet your neighbors in an informal setting.7-8:30 - Business meeting. Our planned guest for this month has not confirmed yet, so we'll try to have them at a future meeting.  This month we'll continue to focus on planning and neighborhood news.  I'll also have the latest news on the Frontage road shelter. We'll wrap up the meeting with additional neighborhood news and updates.A reminder that NA membership must be renewed ...
Eight Streets Neighborhood Association
Eight Streets Neighborhood Association

November Business Meeting

Our next business meeting is Tuesday, November 11 at our new meeting space at Project Place (Corner of Washington & East Berkeley.   Enter in the door next to Meyers and Chang)  Please arrive before 7:30, as the external doors lock at that time.  Meeting format:6:30-7 - Neighborhood Networking.   Meet your neighbors in an informal setting.7-8:30 - Business meeting. Our agenda for this month centers around neighborhood planning for the upcoming year, includingCommittees - what our committees did last year, and what their plans and goals are for the coming yearNeighborhood investment - what neighborhood activities or projects would you like to see in the coming yearWhat guest speakers would you like to see in the coming year.We'll wrap ...
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