Skip directly to content

O Holy Night

lifestyle feature

Christmas Mass Schedule

Street Hockey Rink to be named after Donny Higgins.

News & Politics

Governor Deval Patrick recently signed into law House Bill 4201, officially designating the street hockey rink on Farragut Road, behind Murphy Rink, as the Donald F. Higgins Memorial Street Hockey Arena.

Several decades ago, the Commonwealth built two full size tennis courts behind the rink on

Don't forget man's best friend this holiday season!

shopping & style

Dew Luxe - Southie's luxury consignment shop - is featuring custom made gift baskets for your pooch.  Each basket is chockfull of goodies including blankets, toys, fun signs, all natural and Wolfie's homemade dog treats to surprise and delight your dog!  Prices starting at $40. 

Stop by and pick

OUTVets marching in the parade? Hold on….

News & Politics

We knew it was too easy.  No dragging of heels, kicking and screaming.  Earlier this week, Bay Windows reported that numerous sources have confirmed OUTVets - an organized group of LGBT vets - had their application approved to march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade in 2015. 

In case you live under

Ding! Time's up! 7 Day Resident Parking Pilot Program over

News & Politics

UPDATED: The 90 days of the pilot program to test resident parking for seven days in City Point have come to a completion.  So what are the results?  Positive!

Is 2015 the year gays will be allowed to openly march in the St. Pat's Parade?

News & Politics

Apparently so!  According to Bay Windows, numerous sources have confirmed OUTVets - an organized group of LGBT vets -  have had their application approved to march in the St. Patrick's Day Parade.

The dynamic duo behind the Family Engagement Program at SBNH

character of the month

Building a strong foundation for the families of South Boston is a goal of the Family Engagement Program at the South Boston Neighborhood House.  The two women behind this program are Sarah Ryan - social worker and director of family engagement and Cheryl Itri - director of early education and care

Be Healthy this Holiday Season - Nourish Your Soul

Health & Wellness

This holiday season, Boston’s healthy beauty store Follain and cold-pressed juicery Nourish Your Soul (15 Channel Center Street) have partnered to create this exclusive Healthy Body Inside-and-Out Gift Package ($245, available through January 8th) – a great value and thoughtful gift for that

Week of December 15th


Who's hungry?  Sidewalk Cafe has a new chef and some new additions to their menu including comfort favorites like meatloaf  and New York style corned beef or pastrami sandwiches - just like mom used to make!  Give 'em a try this week!  Visit for more information!

Pizza with Santa with SBCA!

arts & entertainment

Believe in the the magic of Santa and come have pizza with him right here in Southie. South Boston Catholic Academy (866 East Broadway) presents Pizza with Santa on Sunday, December 14 th from 11am - 2pm.

SBCA  will be transformed into winter wonderland and a perfect spot for Santa to come by and

Out with the old - in with the new - Franklin/Moonshine


Part of the new year's tradition is saying goodbye to the old and ushering in the new.  Well, the good people of the Franklin Cafe and soon to be Moonshine 152 will be doing exactly that!  

You can celebrate the last night of the Franklin Cafe with the original menu of the Franklin Southie served