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Bomes Theater To Be Renovated

Bomes Theater To Be Renovated

| May 21, 2018

Providence, RI – The Bomes Theatre is being taken over by Fernando J. Tavares, owner of Tavares LLC, a local general contractor, the city recently announced. The theater, located at 1017 Broad St., was built in 1921 as a theater and portions of it later were converted to retail use, including as a furniture store […]

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Design Team Selected For Old Village Cemetery Renovation

Design Team Selected For Old Village Cemetery Renovation

| May 18, 2018

Dedham, MA – The Dedham Village Preservation Association and the Town of Dedham have selected Halvorson Design Partnership of Boston to develop a three-year improvement master plan for the historic Old Village Cemetery. The Halvorson design team, led by Ricardo Austrich, ASLA, will  provide a roadmap for phased renovations and improvements at the 382 year-old […]

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Jewett Completes Historic Restoration in Salem

Jewett Completes Historic Restoration in Salem

| May 10, 2018

Salem, MA – Jewett Construction of Raymond, N.H., has completed the 24,000sf restoration and three-story addition to the property at 90 Washington St. in Salem. The project involved the transformation and repair of a historic building into a new and modern space. The building design was a creation of Mark Meche of Winter Street Architects […]

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S/P+A to Design Auditorium Renovations

S/P+A to Design Auditorium Renovations

| May 4, 2018

Bridgeport, CT – Silver / Petrucelli + Associates (S/P+A) was recently selected by the Klein Memorial Auditorium Foundation, Inc. to design renovations and additions to the downtown performing arts center on Fairfield Avenue. OWI Contractors is construction manager on the project. Planned interior and exterior renovations will bring the 1940s Art Deco building up to […]

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Renovation and Modernization Underway at Stoughton Public Library 

Renovation and Modernization Underway at Stoughton Public Library 

| January 25, 2018

Stoughton, MA – Construction is underway at the Stoughton Public Library in Stoughton. The project will expand and renovate the current structure of 22,000sf to approximately 31,000sf, bringing thoughtful program-driven spaces that are flexible, comfortable, and welcoming to more effectively meet the demands of a growing population. The existing 1969 library was well designed for […]

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City of Portsmouth Approves Historic Renovation for 82 Court St.

| January 9, 2018

Portsmouth, NH – DeStefano Architects (D|A) received unanimous approval from the City of Portsmouth Historic District Commission for a historic exterior remodel and window replacement project at 82 Court Street, a landmark property in downtown Portsmouth.  The plan to remove and replace seven windows was presented in detail to the Commissioners by Joe Almeida, Commercial […]

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Construction Begins on Collings Foundation’s American Heritage Museum

Construction Begins on Collings Foundation’s American Heritage Museum

| September 7, 2017

Maynard, MA – JM Coull (JMC), along with ahp Architects, has started construction on the Collings Foundation’s American Heritage Museum located in Stow, MA. Nestled in 70 acres of plush greenery, the new 65,000 sf institution will be dedicated to military history throughout the 20th century. Established in 1979, the Collings Foundation’s goal is to […]

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BPA Call for Nominations

BPA Call for Nominations

| April 18, 2017

Boston – Each year the Boston Preservation Alliance presents the Preservation Achievement Awards to recognize a group of exemplary historic preservation projects or activities in Boston. The winning projects will be honored at the Boston Preservation Alliance 2017 Preservation Achievement Awards celebration in the fall. The Alliance honors outstanding preservation projects representing all time periods, […]

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Jewett Construction Supports the Portsmouth Historical Society

Jewett Construction Supports the Portsmouth Historical Society

| March 17, 2017

  Portsmouth, NH – Jewett Construction of Raymond, N.H., continuing a 45-year history of supporting the community, has donated $20,000 to the Portsmouth Historical Society. This donation is in support of the 2017 exhibition, Four Centuries of Furniture in Portsmouth – with the New Hampshire Furniture Masters, at the galleries of Discover Portsmouth. The sponsorship will help give […]

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Neshamkin French Architects and TFMoran Complete The Armory

Neshamkin French Architects and TFMoran Complete The Armory

| January 26, 2017

Charlestown, MA – Neshamkin French Architects and TFMoran Structural Engineers of Bedford, N.H., provided architectural and structural engineering services for the renovation of the former Armory building in Charlestown, Mass. into 42 luxury condominiums with underground parking. Construction was completed by Eastridge Construction Management of North Reading, and the project was developed by Pat Keohane […]

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