Monthly Archives: May 2016

Life on the Corner: The North End Beach

Now that summer is almost here the North End, the Mirabella pool is getting set to open for another season. What a great urban...

North End / West End ABCD Center Gets New Floors and...

Have you stopped in to see the latest improvements at the North End / West End ABCD Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC)? New floors...

Religious Graffiti on Vacant Hanover Street Storefront

Religious graffiti is being exhibited in multiple windows on the storefront of the former High Gear Jewelry store at the prominent 204 Hanover Street...

North End Student Graduates from Boston College High

On Sunday, May 22, 2016, at Boston College High School’s 152nd Commencement, President William Kemeza and the Board of Trustees presented diplomas to 304...

Zoning Board Rules on North End Applications

Boston's Zoning Board of Appeals recently ruled on three requests in the North End. Receiving approval was the application at 290 North Street to convert...

3 Things & Photo Tuesday: Commemorative Ceremony, Summer Temperatures, Government Center...

Three Things to Know Today 1. Did you know? According to The Boston Harbor Association, the average summer temperature in Boston from 1981 to 2010 was 69...

Downtown View: What Could Go Wrong?

You have a taxicab company, or maybe you drive a cab. You paid a lot of money for the medallion that allows you to...

Scopa Restaurant Opens on Hanover Street

Longtime North End resident, Gennaro Riccio, has opened Scopa, a new Italian restaurant at 319 Hanover Street. The 22-seat eatery is right in the center...

Betsy McCarthy Receives 2016 Massachusetts Better Hearing & Speech Award

Betsy McCarthy of Boston's North End has been selected as the Hamilton Relay 2016 Better Hearing and Speech Month Award recipient for the state of...

3 Things & Photo: Memorial Day Concert Canceled, 9 Billion Degrees,...

Three Things to Know for Memorial Day: 1. Due to forecasted inclement weather, the annual Memorial Day Concert is cancelled. The 4th Annual Honor & Tribute event...

Trash Complaint: Party Cigarette Butts in Alleys

The new 20-something roofdeck party fun is apparently tossing cigarette butts into the street/alley below. A couple weeks ago, it was throwing beer bottles and even...

RUFF Expanding Companion Canine Program

The North End is such a diverse neighborhood with families, students, professionals – young and old – all together. Diversity is one of the...