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…

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…

LOWER MILLS TAVERN

This revived Dorchester spot co-owned by Dropkick Murphy’s front man Ken Casey doesn’t put on airs. via Boston’s 47 best new restaurants – The Boston Globe

Meetinghouse Bank Food Drive

2250 Dorchester Ave Dorchester Center, Massachusetts Call (617) 298-2250 Meetinghouse Bank is located in the heart of the Lower Mills area of Dorchester. Founded in 1914, it is one of the last local community banks left in Massachusetts

Dorchester Center Homes

via Listings Search – Dorchester Center Homes 61 ALBAN STREET, BOSTON MA 02124          $1,100,000 Courtesy of: Leslie Mackinnon, Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty PROPERTY INFORMATION $1,100,000 7 Bedrooms 3 Bathrooms 1 Half Baths 5,239 Sqft. Single Family MLS #: 72064381 For Sale Neighborhood Name: Ashmont Hill Parking Feature: Off-Street, Paved Driveway Price…

LOWER MILLS HOLIDAY STROLL

Thursday, November 17th, 20165:30 p.m-8:00 p.m. Raffles for Great Prizes Santa Claus Hot Chocolate Stops Live Entertainment Free Trolley Stops along the stroll route from Carney Hospital to Forbes House Museum in Milton. Maps available on the Trolley & several locations. For more information & updates: http://www.lowermillsmerchants.com

Fenway Challenge featuring Boston Red Sox Mobile Truck – Dorchester

Dorchester Park Jul 06 10:30am – 12:30pm The 2016 Fenway Challenge Series, featuring the Boston Red Sox Mobile Truck, will give youth the opportunity to test their pitching accuracy, take swings in a batting cage, and attempt to steal a base. Additionally, the Red Sox Mobile Truck features virtual reality Red Sox lockers, a green…

We think Winnie the Pooh would be delighted to visit Cake Pops!

“Well,” said Pooh, “what I like best,” and then he had to stop and think. Because although Eating Honey was a very good thing to do, there was a moment just before you began to eat it which was better than when you were, but he didn’t know what it was called.” ― A.A. Milne,…

Dorchester Lower Mills Since 1976

The Ice Creamsmith was opened in the Dorchester Lower Mills neighborhood of Boston in June, 1976, the result of two neighbors being unemployed. David Mabel, with a degree in Public Relations, and his Dorchester neighbor, a Sociology major, saw an ad in the paper for the equipment and “know-how” to open a homemade ice cream…

Phantom Gourmet: Ester In Dorchester

She grows her own vegetables, makes her own salt and vinegar potato chips and bakes some of the best apple crisp you’ll ever taste. Her name is Eleanor, but her restaurant is named Ester. Source: Phantom Gourmet: Ester In Dorchester