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South Boston Collaborative Summer Camp Programs

lifestyle feature

Get those kids signed up for summer camp!

The South Boston Summer Collaborative (SBSC), a collaboration of the Condon and Tynan Community Centers (Boston Center’s for Youth and Families Sites), South Boston Boys and Girls Club, and South Boston Neighborhood House, is planning its 2015 summer

A bushel and a peck - South Boston Farmers Market

shopping & style

The South Boston Farmers Market opens on Monday, June 1st from 12pm-6pm!  Enjoy fresh produce, baked goods, and more on West Broadway between Dorchester Street and F Street.  Local farmers, bakers and craftsman sell their goods in an open market right here in South Boston.

Another reason to love M Street Beach

News & Politics

and it’s not the beautiful and buff people that go there.

According to Save the Harbor/Save the Bay water quality report, South Boston and Revere have the cleanest beaches in the Boston area receiving high marks in having water that is safe to swim in and for passing 100% of their bacteria tests

Mondays with the Mayor in Southie

News & Politics

June 1st 7pm

Join your fellow neighbors of South Boston at a community town hall meeting with Mayor Marty Walsh at Excel High School (AKA Southie High) at 95 G Street.  In addition to the mayor, Chief Daniel Koh and members of the mayor’s cabinet will be on hand to answer your questions.   

Boston Police - One Less Gun

News & Politics

Two firearms found in South Boston. 

From the Boston Police Blog:

At about 1:15 AM on Monday, May 25, 2015, officers from District C-6 (South Boston) responded to a radio call for shots fired in the area of 28 Gavin Way in South Boston.

Upon arrival, officers spoke to several witnesses who

Look up in the sky…

arts & entertainment

The Blue Angels

Hey, Southie!  Keep your eyes upward today between 12pm and 12:30pm.   The Blue Angels squadron is scheduled to fly overhead for a photo shoot.  According to the Boston Globe, “The F/A-18 Hornet Delta formation of six jets will perform at least two flyovers on the east side of

Week of May 25th


Be informed.  Get involved.  City Council President Bill Linehan will hold a hearing on the alcohol tax proposal on Wednesday, May 27th at 11am at City Hall.

The mayor says, “Have a safe and enjoyable summer!”

News & Politics

Some helpful summertime tips and information 

On Friday, Mayor Martin J. Walsh joined City officials to highlight the cross-departmental measures the City of Boston is taking to keep residents and visitors safe this summer.  

"Summer should be a time of joy and fun, and the City of Boston has

Alemany trial has begun for the murder of Amy Lord

News & Politics

Testimony began this week in the case of Edwin J Alemany, the man accused of murdering South Boston resident Amy Lord and attacking three other women.  

Back in July of 2013, news of the abduction and murder of Lord, 24, shook the community of South Boston.  On the morning of July 23rd, 2013, Lord

Helicopter action in Southie

News & Politics

The Norwegian Dawn is back in town!

Are you wondering why helicopters were circling over head on Friday morning?  They were sneaking a peek at the cruise ship that was stranded for hours near Bermuda after hitting a coral reef earlier this week.  Luckily no one was hurt - other than maybe the

Lunch Break at the Lawn on D!

News & Politics

Leave your brown bag lunch at home!  Take a break from your ordinary lunch break and head to the Lawn on D!

Every Friday this summer, The Lawn on D is shaking things up in the lunch department.  Enjoy games, activities and unique programming designed to send you back to work refreshed and

Rep. Collins Unveils Legislative Agenda for Upcoming Session

News & Politics

Emphasis on local issues relating to open space, public safety and transportation issues 

The following is a press release from Rep. Nick Collins' office:

Last week, Representative Nick Collins announced his legislative priorities for the district for the current legislative session, which began