Recreational Opportunities in the Neponset Watershed

With thousands of acres of parks and open space, there’s more recreational activity going on in our Watershed than we can possibly list!  Here are just a few Dorchester Go for a stroll or fly a kite at DCR Pope John Paul II Park. Play in the splash park at DCR Neponset Park. Walk, run, bike, or…

Carl Stevens’ Poem: Fourth Of July

Read and listen to an Independence Day poem by WBZ NewsRadio 1030’s Carl Stevens. Source: Carl Stevens’ Poem: Fourth Of July There are three colors that paint me and you, Those three colors are red white and blue, The stars and stripes that weave us together, A fabric intact through challenging weather, From the waters of Maine…

How Did Baker’s Chocolate® Get Its Name?

Edible Traditions tells us, “In North America English colonists loved chocolate too, and in the early 18th century it was an established beverage throughout the 13 colonies. Direct trade routes from the West Indies and the absence of tariffs made cacao more affordable in the colonies than in Europe. Unencumbered by monopolies, guilds or patents,…

5 Reasons You Should Sell This Summer

Monday June 24th, 2017 Featured, For Sellers Here are five reasons listing your home for sale this summer makes sense. 1. Demand Is Strong The latest Buyer Traffic Report from the National Association of Realtors (NAR) shows that buyer demand remains very strong throughout the vast majority of the country. These buyers are ready, willing…

Boosting your home’s value on a budget

Want to boost your home’s value, but don’t have the budget for a big renovation? Good news: You don’t need a big budget to make material improvements. When evaluating home improvements, it’s always a good idea to ask yourself if the money invested will be recouped in the sale of the home. The best renovations…

Rental on Richmond

123 Richmond Street, #2, Boston, MA 02124 $3,200 – Dorchester’s Lower Mills Back to Search Results Open House this Saturday March 18 from 12:30-1:30 PM.  Light streams into this just-renovated condo outfitted w/every modern day convenience minutes from Lower Mills + Red Line. 2-level unit has loft-like feel: living room/dining room open to expansive kitchen…

American Comfort Classics

Lower Mills Tavern and Lucy’s American Tavern / $$$ These two recently opened Dorchester restaurants attract neighborhood clientele with reasonably priced, locally sourced, surprisingly similar menus: a pinch of Latin, a smidge of Asian, pizza, pasta, salads, American comfort classics, and an oversize burger. Both feature $11 craft cocktails, lengthy beer and wine lists, and…

Super Bowl Sunday – Throwdown

Dorchester Brewing is hosting Super Bowl Sunday Chicken Wing Throwdown February 5, 2017 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm Pregame for the Patriots big day with a Chicken Wing Cookoff at Dorchester Brewing Company. We’re bringing you some of the best restaurants in Dorchester and beyond to offer you up a tasting of the best wings…

Single Family – Open House

Location, Location, Location….Great neighborhood just outside of Lower Mills. Large fire-placed living room with hardwood floors and built in bookcases. Fenced in back yard with mature plantings. On the 1st level, living room with a fireplace, a formal dining room, eat-in kitchen & well placed half bath. The 2nd level has 3 very nice sized…

Boston Harbor Distillery Tour

Boston Harbor Distillery Tour Located at 12 R Ericsson Street, Boston Ma. 02122 Photos by Rob Watts Finally taking advantage of a free Saturday afternoon, I took a ride over to the nearby (to me) Boston Harbor Distillery along the Boston waterfront. You’ll find it next door to the Boston Winery and accross the […] via…