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.
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.
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!
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
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!
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!
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!
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.
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