Monthly Archives: August 2009

North End Activist Authors New Children’s Book, “Trooper, the Shetland Sheepdog”

Meet Phyllis Rugnetta and her Sheltie dog, the main character in her first children’s book, “Trooper.” First, let’s introduce Phyllis … Born and raised in...

Gennaro ‘Jerry’ Angiulo dies at 90

Article roundup regarding the death of Jerry Angiulo: Mob boss Gennaro ‘Jerry’ Angiulo dies at 90 by Shelley Murphy, Boston Globe Staff Boston Mafia boss Jerry...

Opposition Growing to Cross Street “Woonerf” Plan

After two presentations by the Boston Redevelopment Authority, neighborhood residents are questioning the logic of the “woonerf” plan on Cross Street between Hanover and...

105 Prince Street Headhouse Needs Zoning Relief

The condominium assocation at 105 Prince Street presented at NEWRA’s ZLC (North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association Zoning, Licensing & Construction) committee meeting looking for support...

Weekly North End Police Log – August 27, 2009

Notable incidents from this week's Boston Police Journal Log: Vandalism - 08/22/09 12:30pm Victim reports on Salem Street that an unknown person scratched the trunk and...

Kennedy Motorcade to Pass Through North End

Senator Kennedy's motorcade on Thursday will pass through the center of the North End, around the Waterfront toward the Rose Fitzgerald Greenway. As reported...

Edward M. Kennedy and the North End

Here are a few articles from the coverage of the death of Senator Edward M. Kennedy that relate to the North End/Waterfront neighborhood. Kennedy Left...

NEWRA’s ZLC Agenda for Tuesday, 8/25 Meeting

Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee - Meeting Agenda Tuesday, August 25, 2009, 7:00 PM - The Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Ave Zoning and...

Review of “The North End” by Alex Goldfeld

I recently finished reading, "The North End, A Brief History of Boston's Oldest Neighborhood" by Alex Goldfeld. I was fortunate to be at the...

Greenway Conservancy Revises Park Guidelines; Little Improvement for Public

In response to public input, the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy released revised guidelines, effective August 14, 2009. These guidelines have been approved by the...

Saint Anthony’s Feast Hits 90 This Year

This year marks the 90th Saint Anthony's Feast in the North End, sponsored by the Saint Anthony's Society. The annual feast will take place...

NEMPAC Looking for Short Films & Music Acts

This invitation for short film/musical act submittals comes from Jon Sproul, Board of Directors, NEMPAC: On behalf of the North End Music and Performing Arts...