Tuesday’s Brief: Missing Person, Wharf District Council Meeting, Birthday-Cinis

Today is Tuesday, January 22 and a 23-year-old woman is still missing after last being seen leaving Hennessy's Bar this past Saturday night. Anyone that may have seen her or has any information is being asked to contact the police or her sister, continue reading here. Here's what else you need to know...

Plastic Bag Ban Updates Presented at Neighborhood Council

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Stephanie Acquario, Boston's Disposable Bag Reduction Coordinator, spoke at the January North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council meeting about the plastic bag ordinance that went into effect on December 14, 2018. The plastic bag ban requires all retailers in the City of Boston to transition away from plastic bags to paper, compostable or reusable...

MISSING PERSON UPDATE!

UPDATE: WE HAVE LEARNED NEW INFORMATION ABOUT THE TIME SHE LEFT THE BAR! Olivia “Liviy” Ambrose was last seen leaving Hennessy’s Bar on Saturday January 19th around 11pm-12am. The bar is located on Union Street near Faneuil Hall, Haymarket and Government Center. If you remember seeing this girl or have any information please contact police 617-343-4500

Neighborhood Photo: Flooding at Lewis Wharf

Winter storm Harper came roaring through the Northeast this past weekend and, although it didn't bring as high of snow totals as some forecasts were predicting (The Boston Globe marks Boston with only 4.9 inches), it still brought snow, sleet and rain to the city. The stormy weather, combined...

Love Your Block Mini-Grant Applications Now Open

Applications for the 2019 Love Your Block mini-grants are being accepted now through March 1, 2019. This program, part of the larger Love Your Block initiative organized by Boston's Office of Civic Engagement, provides up to $3,000 for neighborhoods to implement or revitalize a public space such as community...

Missing person!

Olivia “Liviy” Ambrose was last seen leaving Hennessy’s Bar on Saturday January 19th around 11pm. The bar is located on Union Street near Faneuil Hall, Haymarket and Govenment Center. If you remember seeing this girl or have any information please contact police or her sister Francesca Ambrose at...

Monday’s Brief: Patriots Advance to Super Bowl, New Housing Market Reports, Waterfront Flooding

Today is Monday, January 21st and the New England Patriots advance to the Super Bowl after winning the AFC Championship last night 37-31 against the Kansas City Chiefs, read more on USA Today. Here's what else you need to know for the week ahead... Today is Martin Luther King...

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

On Monday, we celebrate Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., the chief spokesperson for nonviolent activism in the Civil Rights Movement, which successfully protested racial discrimination in federal and state law. MLK Jr. attended Morehouse College for his undergrad and completed his graduate studies right here in Boston at Boston University in...

Neighborhood Council Committee Reports and Bylaws Review

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The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) held their monthly meeting on Monday, January 14. The meeting began with a series of reports followed by a discussion of the NEWNC bylaws. Follow along with this summary and video timeline. (00:35) Maria Lanza gave a report from the Mayor's Office of Neighborhood Services. Mayor...

Weekly Top Reads: The Living Room Closes, Molasses Flood Commemorated, NEWRA Discusses Community Center, Pauli’s Helps Government Employees, La Befana Celebration, and Boston Harbor Now Video

This week's top reads on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured local businesses, historic events, community spaces, Boston Harbor and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from the past week. The Living Room is Closing After fifteen years, The Living Room is closing on January 19th...

Handel and Haydn Society: Mozart + Haydn

The Handel and Haydn Society will bring Mozart and Haydn alive with a program featuring Mozart’s Violin Concerto No. 5, along with Haydn’s Symphony No. 99 and Mass in B-Flat Major on Friday, January 25, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, January 27, 2019 at 3:00 p.m. Showcasing the acclaimed Handel and Haydn Society...

Weekend Brief: Greenway Anniversary, Friday Film Series, #TenYearChallenge

Today is Friday, January 18 and if you've been thinking about taking on the #TenYearChallenge, check out the Boston Globe to get a look at how Boston has changed over the last ten years. Here's what else you need to know for today... 1:00PM Friday Film Series: Conspiracies & Cover-Ups. Join...