Life on the Corner: The Fisherman’s Feast

In a few weeks the Society of the Madonna del Soccorso di Sciacca will host the annual Fisherman’s Feast. This will be the 106th...

Life on the Corner: The Old East Boston Ferry

Two of our more forward thinking City Councilors, Sal LaMattina and Bill Linehan, recently proposed the idea of reviving ferry service between the various Boston...

“From Stagecoach to Subway” Exhibit at the West End Museum

News on a new exhibit at the West End Museum, 150 Staniford Street: New Exhibit Explores History of Public Transportation in Boston; Reveals West End’s Role...

Archaeological Dig at Old North Church Reveals Details of Immigrant Lives

An archaeological dig is underway at Old North's Washington Garden in Boston's North End. Leading the survey is City Archaeologist Joseph Bagley with teams of volunteers...

Nursing Home on Historic Site

Adding to the interest in the Partners Nursing Home, might I modestly add an overlooked point: The location of the home is a historic North End...

Summer Events at the Paul Revere House

Paul Revere’s Boston events on summer Saturdays feature period craft demonstrations, historical talks from experienced staff, live music as Paul Revere heard it, and more...

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...

Lecture: Jordan Marsh: Boston’s First Department Store

Lecture sponsored by the Friends of the North End Branch Library Jordan Marsh: Boston’s First Department Store Presented by Anthony Sammarco. Wednesday, June 1, 6:30 -7:30 PM The...

Jigsaw Picture Puzzle: Prince Hall Freemasons in North End on Memorial Day

The annual Prince Hall Freemasons Memorial Service is held at Copp’s Hill Burying Ground on Memorial Day weekend. Prince Hall (c.1735-1807) is buried there with a...

Beacon Hill Garden Club Wins Founders Fund Award for “Longfellow Garden” at Old North

The project proposal to create a new “Longfellow Garden” courtyard at Old North Church received an important boost with a $30,000 Founders Fund Award through the Beacon Hill...

Life on the Corner: What’s the Vig?

We’ve all seen pictures of Paul Revere’s house and know how it evolved over the years from the patriot’s home to a tenement housing...

“Boston’s North End – An Italian American Story” Previewed by Friends of the North...

https://youtu.be/bVsLyl7j0hc The Friends Of The North End sponsored a viewing this week of the new movie “Boston’s North End – An Italian American Story”, at...

Top Posts