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Deck the City 2012 - Uphams Corner Main Street Honors Winners and Participants


Uphams Corner Deck the Windows Holiday Wrap-Up Awards Dinner

Max MacCarthy, executive director of Uphams Corner Main Street, is inviting us to join Main Street to honor the businesses that participated in the Mayor's Deck the City contest. Dinner will be provided.

Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
A&M Bargain Store #1 in Uphams Corner
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012Tran Jewelry #2 in Uphams Corner
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Nueva Imagen #3

On the night of December 4, 2012, the Main Street Promotions Committee spent several hours walking the entire length of the Uphams Corner business district, photographing the businesses that had decorated for the holidays and rating them on their efforts and results.  Committee members:  Max MacCarthy, Georgia Titonis, Antonio Barros and Nancy Conrad.

Certificates will be given to business participants as well as awards to the top three businesses that decorated the best:  L&M Bargain (1), Tran Jewelry (2) and Nueva Imagen (3).


When: Wednesday, January 9th 6:00 - 7:30 PM
Where: Restaurant Laura (688 Columbia Road Dorchester, MA)

RSVP: Max MacCarthy at max@uphamscorner.org or at 617-265-0363.


City-Wide Deck the Windows Results

On December 20, 2012, Mayor Thomas M. Menino today announced the 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place winners of the Deck the Windows contest, awarding bragging rights for a year to:
  • Dorchester's Back to Life Chiropractic & Wellness
  • West Roxbury's Fabutique
  • Allston's Stingray.
The 2012 holiday season marks the 3rd annual iteration of this popular event, a storefront decorating competition among 20 Boston Main Streets districts with more than 400 small businesses competing. The three-week-long contest began on November 20th, garnered the attention of over 4000 voters during the public voting period, through which the winners were determined.


Photos: City-wide Winners and Uphams Corner Businesses that Participated
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Boston Main Street Winner- 1st Place
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Boston Main Street Winner - 2nd Place

Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Pisces Hair Salon
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Strand Theatre
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Pilgrim Church

Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Uphams Chiropractic
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Pacific Insurance
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Footlocker
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UCMS Display

To the right (above) is the display that Max created showing photos of all the Uphams Corner businesses participating in the Deck the City contest.
 
Stop by the UCMS office to take a closer look.  The poster looks terrific and Max's efforts deserve a round of applause!


Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
L&M Bargain
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Consuelo's
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Delicias Restaurant

Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Footlocker
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Pisces Hair Salon
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
Fantasy Nails




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Amado Enterprises
Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
PCS Express

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Uphams House of Pizza
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Jones Hill Variety



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All Seasons Bridal
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San Carlos Restaurant

Deck the Windows - Uphams Corner Businesses in 2012
99 Cent State
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Metro PCS

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Paraiso Restaurant
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Mario's Party

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Posted: January 8, 2013     Nancy J Conrad


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