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Mill Pond Waterfront Park Update

The other day as I was making my treck over to the Gateway Center at…

LATEST NEWS

Happy Birthday to Welcome to Melrose!!!

WOW how time flies!  I can’t believe that I completely FORGOT that Saturday marked our 1 month anniversary since our launch!  So how does that translate into statistics?  Well in that first month we went in the first to weeks from just under a hundred hits daily to over 200 hits daily and just last…

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Boricua Village – MAJOR UPDATE!

Many of you already know that Boricua Village, once completed will be a major anchor and cornerstone of Melrose with the 14 story verticle campus of Boricua College and over 700 residences of low income affordable housing as well as affordable housing for middle income families.   The developer, Atlantic Development Group, has released more details,…

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Spotlight: Restoration Community Garden

While walking back home from my grandmother’s apartment along Courtlandt Avenue, I had the pleasure of entering Restoration Garden located between East 154th and East 155th Streets.  Unlike the location of the other gardens in the neighborhood which are mostly on quiet side streets, Restoration Garden sits right in the middle of the craziness that…

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