Eight Streets Neighborhood Association

Parks & Cleanups

Hi everyone,Boston ShinesMark your calendars - next Saturday come join your neighbors as Eight Streets takes part in Boston Shines.  This year we'll be cleaning out Watson park, as well as the alleys between Shawmut and Bone, and Shawmut and Taylor.   We'll also give a hand where we can with cleanups going on in Ringgold and Peters parks.   The city will provide bags and tools (ad hopefully some gloves) - we just need the manpower.  Join us and help put a Shine on the southern end of our neighborhood.   After the cleanup, Friends on Ringgold is hosting a pot luck and plant sale in the park from 11:30-2A Flier for the Boston Shines cleanups can be found ...
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Fatal crash shuts Mass. Ave. in Newmarket area

Mass. Ave. is shut due to a fatal collision between a car and a motorcycle at Mass. Ave. and Shirley Street.
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Decent bridesmaid-dress alterations

Erica Hersh asks: Where in Boston can I get reasonably priced but high quality bridesmaid dress alterations done? Back Bay/South End preferred. Topics: RelationshipsNeighborhoods: Back BaySouth End
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It's a trip to Bridgewater for man accused of hanging around hospital helipad with armor, weapons, ammo

A Boston Municipal Court judge set bail at $500,000 - double what prosecutors had asked for - for Brad Clarke, 41, of Pelham, NH, related to his arrest Saturday at a Boston Medical Center helipad, the Suffolk County District Attorney's office reports. Judge Michael Coyne also ordered Clarke sent to Bridgewater for a mental-health evaluation, the DA's office reports.
Eight Streets Neighborhood Association

April business meeting

Our next business meeting is Tuesday, Aril 14th 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 - Social Networking.   Meet your neighbors in an informal setting.7-8:30 - Business meeting. Our guest speaker is Frank O'Brien from the Boston's Department of Public Works.   Bring your questions and concerns for an open discussion.  (Paving, sidewalks, snow, crosswalks....)Louane of Taylor st will update us on Watson park proposed improvements not that all the construction adjacent to the park is over.We also have home improvement projects at 1 and 4 Ringgold street.  There will be an on-site ...
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