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Neighborhood Food Fight - Loco vs. The Painted Burro


Written by Mairead McGonagle

Did somebody say, “Foood fight!”?  For a good cause, of course! Stop by Lincoln Tavern & Restaurant (425 West Broadway) on October 20th to experience a delicious (and non-messy)Mexican battle to end childhood hunger.

Loco's Executive Chef Matt Drummond is going

It’s just a drill!

News & Politics

Don’t panic! MA State Police

We have just been informed that the MA State Police will be conducting an emergency drill in collaboration with the Queen Mary at the Black Falcon Terminal on Friday from 7:00 am to 2:00 pm.  

Emergency and tactical police vehicles will be visible at the terminals but

NHL Playmobil

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at Bringing Up Baby

Just in time for the Bruins' opening game, Playmobil has launched a new line of NHL figures and playsets and Bringing Up Baby has them!  Featuring the Original Six franchises - the Boston Bruins, Chicago Blackhawks, Detroit Red Wings, Montreal Canadiens (boo!) the New York

Weekend Picks - October 9th

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There’s another choice for brunch in Southie!

Barbara Coyne murder trial

News & Politics

Jury deliberations begin

On April 16th, 2012 - Marathon Monday - Barbara Coyne, 67, was found stabbed to death in her home on East Seventh Street in South Boston.  It was home invasion and robbery that went terribly wrong. 

Less than a week later, South Boston resident Timothy Kostka was charged

Two new Hubway Stations

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In South Boston 

Looks like Southie will be getting some new Hubway Stations. Mayor Marty Walsh along with the Boston Transportation Department/Boston Bikes announced that work is underway to expand the Hubway Bike Share System to 15 additional station locations throughout the city including two

South Boston Library Fall Fair

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Southie Family Pick! 

Make a plan for some good old fashioned fun with the family!  The South Boston Public Library is hosting a fall fair featuring pumpkin decorating, storytelling with Big Joe, and face painting by Colores Kids!  

The fun happens on Saturday, October 10th from noon to 3pm.  

Hillary McManama Harrelson

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Do Good Campaign

When Hillary McManama Harrelson was younger, she and her sisters ,led by their mom, would help prepare and deliver meals to breast cancer patients and their families for the Ellie Fund.  Years later, Hillary is now the director of development for this amazing organization.

Broadway Pastry


Welcome to the neighborhood!

Broadway Pastry is now open for business on West Broadway.  Located in the old Blue Tierra spot, Broadway Pastry offers a large selection of coffee, cupcakes, cookies, dessert and fresh pastries.   They are open daily.   Stop by and say hello! 

Broadway Pastry
258 West

Paving the way

News & Politics

Resurfacing the streets of Southie

Be prepared for no parking and traffic on East Broadway as the City of Boston Department of Public Works gets ready to improve our streets. Business on East Broadway received notices alerting them to the fact there will be three phases of resurfacing happening

Boston Common Costume Dash 5K

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Why not, right?

Tis’ the season to don a Halloween costume and run a 5K!   The first annual Boston Common Costume Dash 5k is coming to downtown Boston on Saturday, October 31st.

Keep the glow going!

Health & Wellness

Simply Barre is now offering Simply Tan! 

Summer is now in the past.  Fall is upon us and winter is coming.  Before your sun-kissed skin fades to pale, keep it glowing!  Simply Barre - one of Southie’s hottest fitness studios is now featuring Sunless Express spray tans! Sunless Express is St.