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Candlelight Service

Members of the First Baptist Church in Dorchester invite members of the community to join us for our annual Christmas Candlelight Service on Sunday, December 18 at 7:00p.m.The service will feature scripture, candlelight, and recorded carols.   Light refreshments following the service. Our multicultural congregation comes from many places – including the United States, the Caribbean, […]


  “METCO SHOWCASE” on Dec. 10 in Dorchester Highlights New, Streamlined METCO Application Process  Learn about FREE AND EXCEPTIONAL education at suburban schools, connect to Boston resources for community support DON’T MISS IT! METCO will hold an afternoon of advice and support for Boston families seeking top educational opportunities for their children at the METCO […]


On Sunday November 20 at 4 pm Convergence Ensemble brings together a quartet of esteemed local string players for Strings Galore at St. Mary’s Episcopal Church in Uphams Corner. Featuring guitarist Aaron Larget-Caplan, violist Michelle LaCourse, violinist Heidi Braun-Hill and cellist Hyun-Ji Kwon, the ensemble will perform quartets for guitar and string trio as well […]

Flawed and Whole

A one-woman show, written and performed by a local Dorchester activist. It looks at what it means to be white and anti-racist. Through storytelling, movement, unanswerable questions, and french fries, Flawed and Whole is one white woman grappling with self acceptance and racial identity, while trying to be the best ally and accomplice possible. Performed […]

First Baptist in Dorchester Flea Markets

First Baptist Church in Dorchester (located at 401 Ashmont St.) is having two FLEA MARKETS on Saturday, Sept. 17 and 24 from 9-3. 40 tables, free admission.  Vendors Wanted. Contact: 617-282-1391    

ABCD Hosts Early Voting Site

WHAT:       Early Voting for the Massachusetts State Primary Election                     WHEN:       Thursday, September 1st from 12:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.  WHERE:     ABCD Thelma Burns Building, 575 Warren Street, Dorchester, MA  02121 WHO:          Registered Voters in Boston  WHY:          The State Primary Election […]

ABCD HeadStart & Children’s Services and Boston Medical Center Offer Free COVID-19 Vaccinations

WHAT:        First, second, third and booster vaccination clinic hosted by                                                 Action for Boston Community Development Head Start & Children’s Services                          (ABCD) and Boston Medical Center. Pfizer, Moderna and Johnson & Johnson                          vaccines will be available. Boston Medical Center health professionals will                          administer vaccinations. Pediatric vaccines/boosters ages 6 months to 11 years                          old […]

Stop & Shop Community Day Block Party

Stop & Shop is deeply committed to supporting the health and wellness of the communities it serves. As a part of this commitment, Stop & Shop is unveiling its newly refreshed store located at 460 Blue Hill Avenue in the Grove Hall neighborhood of Boston on Friday, August 19. The store now includes a dedicated […]

Remembering, Calvin Grimes one of Roxbury’s 100 black business men

Calvin Grimes, a long-time Bostonian and business man’s family and many friends would like to invite you an event to remember him. On Saturday, August 27, 2022 from 1-5pm at Florian Hall – 55 Hallet Street – Boston Ma Calvin, lovenly known as Kern joined his father working in the Grimes Oil family business. He […]

Dorchester Food Co-op Groundbreaking Celebration

*When: Tuesday, July 19, 2022 6-8pm, Ceremony starts at 6:30pm. *Where: 195 Bowdoin Street, Dorchester, MA 02124 *What: Groundbreaking for our new store!! Price: Free For details about this event, visit: Join us as we break ground and start construction of the Dorchester Food Co-op! Celebrate this milestone with us. Meet some of the […]