Monthly Archives: September 2009

North End’s Bridget Cleary Crowned Ms. America

Did you know the new Ms. America is from Tileston Street in the North End? Yes, it's Bridget Cleary who was recently crowned in...

Globe Editor Wants Late Night Hours

It is interesting when the Globe's editorial staff comments on one of their own front page articles. In today's Boston Globe, editor Dante Ramos...

City’s Street Improvement Team Coming to North End on Thursday, October...

**NOTE: THERE IS A CHANGE IN DATE AND LOCATION. THE UPDATED INFORMATION IS SHOWN BELOW.** From the City's Office of Neighborhood Services: The City's Street Improvement...

Globe Highlights “Culture Clash” in North End

In a front page article, the Boston Globe highlights the changes happening in the neighborhood. ("Culture Clash in the North End" by Jenna Russell,...

Fortune Teller Replaces Neon Sign

In the last few days, there have been some changes at 215 Hanover Street. Last week, Sophia Anderson created a stir by violating the...

Lawsuit Filed Over Hanover Street Incident From March 2009

The North End's Hanover Street was the location described in Michael O'Brien's lawsuit filed last week against police officers when his pal hit a double-parked BMW. The March 2009 incident spiraled out of control when O'Brien tried to record the officers who alledgedly responded with excessive force. The following is an excerpt of the complaint via Universal Hub. The BPD and City of Boston have not yet responded to the complaint. The Globe also reported on the lawsuit in this article.

 

 

Sapori di Napoli Applies for New Liquor License

Giovanni Grimaldi has applied for a new beer and wine license for Sapori Di Napoli (Taste of Naples) at 115A Salem Street. This is...

Mapping “Fewer” Foreclosures

After reading this week's news of fewer Bay State foreclosures, I took a look at the North End/Waterfront area using a mapping tool. Below is...

“Go Bananas” Moving To Larger Space Across Salem Street

"Go Bananas" is moving directly across the street to 64 Salem Street.  The neighborhood grocery will continue to be operated by Frank Scire who...

North End/Waterfront Weekly Police Journal Log – September 25, 2009

Notable incidents from this week's police journal log: Vandalism 09/19/09          12:30am Victim reports unknown person broke the front windshield on his 2004 Chevy Cavalier on Prince Street. Larceny 09/19/09         ...

Bike Race Street Closures – Saturday, Sept 26th

On Saturday, September 26th, the City of Boston will be hosting the Inaugural TD Bank Mayor’s Cup Professional Bike Race and Festival from 3pm...

Preliminary District 1 Election: LaMattina Receives 73% of Vote to Kulikoski’s...

Today's preliminary election winnows down the field going into the November 3rd election day for the Mayoral and City Council seats. For Boston's Mayoral...

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