Press Coverage

2020

December

EA Seeks Resident Input on Public-Park Usage: Beacon Hill Times

November

‘Essie,’ the Charles River Esplanade duck who was adopted by a family of geese, is looking for a new home: Boston Globe
Seven Ways to Celebrate Thanksgiving Weekend Outdoors: Boston Magazine
You can soon adopt the ‘wayward’ white duck that befriended geese on the Esplanade: Boston.com
Essie, beloved duck ‘adopted’ by geese on Esplanade, up for adoption: WHDH 7News
Esplanade Duck Looks for a Home: Beacon Hill Times
‘Wayward’ duckling adopted by geese on Boston Esplanade now seeking human home: Boston Herald

REI Joins Esplanade Association to Sponsor Park Cleanup Days on Nov. 17 and 19: Beacon Hill Times
Pandemic impacting trash accumulation, cleanup efforts on Charles River: Fox25 News
Beacon Hill Civic Association Community Corner: Beacon Hill Times

October

BAA to decide within weeks on postponing Boston Marathon: Boston Business Journal
GroundBeat Nominated for Boston Music Award: Beacon Hill Times

September

Canada geese on the Esplanade ‘adopted’ a wayward white duck, and now they’re all best friends: Boston Globe
Goose, Goose, Duck: Flock adopts duckling as one of their own on Boston’s Esplanade: WHDH 7News

August

Owl’s Next Beer Garden Returns to the Esplanade: Beacon Hill Times
Hubwonk Ep. 18: Non-Profits Facing COVID-19: Esplanade Association on Why It’s No Walk in the Park: PioneerInstitute
GroundBeat Holds Concert Series Virtually: Beacon Hill Times
August 28 Boston Guardian Print Edition

July

Moondance Gala Canceled for this Year: Beacon Hill Times
Bill Authorizing Long-Term Lease of Lee Pool Complex Filed: Beacon Hill Times
Esplanade Association’s Capital Project Manager Is at Home Either in the Park or on the Job: Beacon Hill Times
Pandemic Causes Esplanade Events To Go Virtual: Beacon Hill Times
July 10 Boston Guardian Print Edition

June

Overall Winners Announced in EA’s Virtual 5k: Beacon Hill Times
Esplanade Association Welcomes New Director of Development: Beacon Hill Times
June 26 Boston Guardian Print Edition
With No Income, the Garden Club Funds Pared-Down List of Grant Recipients: Beacon Hill Times
Fundraising Now Underway for ‘Super Doc’ Memorial on the Esplanade: Beacon Hill Times
Rollerblading Making a Comeback in Days of Pandemic: NECN
30th anniversary of Nelson Mandela’s visit to Boston: WCVB ABC 5

May

2020 Boston Marathon canceled: Boston Business Journal
Walsh: 2020 Boston Marathon Canceled: WBUR
To Do List: Virtual Baking Class, Beer Tasting, Esplanade 5K: CBS Boston
What’s happening (digitally) in the arts world: Boston Globe
Runner Disappointed, Not Surprised Boston Marathon Was Canceled: CBS Boston
Esplanade Association Hosts Virtual 5k, and Tour of Park: Beacon Hill Times
Gyms May Not Be Open, but We Can Look Forward to Outdoor Fitness: Boston Magazine
Peter Faneuil House Recommended for $340,000 Community Preservation Grant: Beacon Hill Times

April

Fox25 News Interviews Michael Nichols
Tips for Getting Outdoors While Staying Close to Home: The Fenway
Downtown Parks More Indispensable Than Ever: Beacon Hill Times

March

March 6 The Boston Guardian Print Edition

February

Natural Landmarks Preservation Contest Highlights What’s Worth Saving: CHICAGO, Feb. 26, 2020 /PRNewswire/
Michael Nichols and 103.3 AMP Radio
Esplanade Association Launches L.E.A.F. Initiative to Help Sustain Park’s Tree Canopy: Beacon Hill Times
Neighborhood Roundup: Beacon Hill Times
Frost Fit Winter Series Returns to the Esplanade: Beacon Hill Times

January

Esplanade Association Receives a $50,000 Matching Grant from State to Implement Tree Plan: Beacon Hill Times
The Esplanade’s Free Winter Fitness Series Returns This Year: Boston Magazine
Photos: Amid balmy temperatures, a day to be out and about in Boston: Boston Globe
Second day of record warmth bathes parts of New England: Associated Press