Bay State Banner: Edwards calls on community to oppose HYM housing proposal for Suffolk Downs -- not enough affordable housing
Photos: Boston Fire Department
Herald: Eastie Residents praise BFD
WBUR: Investigation ongoing
Mayor awards Cultural Council grants: Local arts groups East Boston Artist Group, Zumix and Friends of the Library recipients: Read more here.
Sad news: Longtime activist Mary Ellen Welch has passed away. A great loss! JPNA pays FB tribute; More here.
RIP, our friend, Sammy Tassone, a classic and true East Bostonian
Sam Tassone (r) with his friend Domenic Petrola at Kevin White's 1979 Valentines Day Party in EB. Tassone, 87, died unexpectedly this past weekend. (Photo credit: City of Boston archives)
Potholes! Potholes: Boston25: Sumner Tunnel plagued by potholes
Business News: Meridian Bancorp, Inc. Announces Quarterly Dividend
Arts & Culture: Pirandello, Bel Canto hit high notes
Cornhole Fundraiser: April 13 for Athletic Board