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Pink Barre at C2 Pilates on Saturday, May 3rd

Health & Wellness

Fact: About 1 in 8 US women (just under 12%) will develop breast cancer over the course of their lives. Each year it is estimated that over 220,000 women in the United States will be diagnosed with breast cancer and more than 40,000 will die.

Councilors Linehan & Flaherty Propose Rezoning of South Boston

News & Politics

City Council President Bill Linehan and At-Large Councilor Michael Flaherty have submitted an order for a hearing regarding the rezoning of South Boston.

South Boston was zoned in 1964 when the Boston Zoning Code was first enacted.  There have been vast changes in population and demographics between

Rules for Double Parking in Southie

Written by Peter Gailunas

Double parking is as much a part of Southie’s culture as Castle Island and The St. Patrick’s Day Parade.  

Everybody has done it at one time or another.  Some people do it once in a while.  Others do it several times a day.  But not everybody knows how to do it.

Calling all history buffs - help keep South Boston history alive!

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The CIA wants you! The Castle Island Association is looking for some new recruits!  This Saturday, April 26 at noon, the Castle Island Association is hosting a new volunteer information session inside Fort Independence.  You can also join and become a CIA member for $10.

Any type of volunteer

Bootcamp by Greichen begins May 1st

Health & Wellness

There is a new bootcamp in town.   Bootcamp by Greichen will be starting in Southie on May 1st. It has been a long boring winter of working out inside, and it is finally time to bring your workout outdoors!

Southie Real Estate Scoop: 2 H Street Project Plans

News & Politics

Written by Betsy Walsh Frissora

When the 2 H Street project goes under construction, it will bring another massive new development to East 1st Street, providing opportunity for buyers, retail, construction jobs, and upscale architecture and landscaping to the ever-changing neighborhood.   The 

Beautify Southie's Parks and Beaches

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The Department of Conservation and Recreation (DCR) invites you to attend DCR’s 8th Annual Park Serve Day, Saturday April 26, 2014 at parks across the Commonwealth of Massachusetts including South Boston.  Online registration is now open so make sure to sign up!

With the help of volunteers, DCR

Celebrate Arbor Day with South Boston Grows!

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Make a plan to spend an enjoyable evening of sipping, socializing and painting to help support South Boston Grows - South Boston Grows, an educational community garden at The Urban Art Bar!

Things You Should Know Week of April 21st


Register to celebrate Arbor Day with South Boston Grows at The Urban Art Bar!  Make a plan to spend an enjoyable evening of sipping, socializing and painting to help support South Boston Grows - South Boston Grows, an educational community garden!

Fun things to do with the kids this week!

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Here are some fun ideas for families this April Vacation:

Venture to the Museum of Fine Arts – they have a whole week packed with lots of fun and adventure for kids of all ages.  Explore the Museum’s Quilt and Color exhibit and then make artwork inspired by the objects you see!

Big Southie Shout-out to the L Street Running Club

Health & Wellness

This year 240 members of the L Street Running Club will be running in the marathon.  The L Street Running Club is one of the largest contingencies participating in the 2014 Boston Marathon.  On Thursday evening the group gathered to remember last year's tragedy at their annual pre-marathon meeting.

M Street Park Scoop the Poop Day

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The cold and dark days of winter are almost gone.  If you've been up to M Street Park lately, you can see the "little gifts" left by dogs and owners turning a blind eye when no one was looking.  Let's get the park warm weather ready!

If you're a dog owner and would like to lend a hand picking up