“The Town” Looking for Extras

"The Town" film production is looking for "extras" around the neighborhood to be in the film that is currently shooting in the North End....

“The Town” Pictures From Salem Street

Here are a couple of pictures from today's shooting of "The Town" on Salem Street. More at A Different Perspective. (Send in your pictures...

Get Ready For More Quack! Quack!

The City has lifted its 11 year old moratorium on new sight-seeing vehicle licenses, starting in March 2010. Nearly every sight-seeing bus goes through...

“The Town” Shootout Video in North End

This video clip shows the filming in the North End streets of a shootout scene for Ben Affleck's "The Town" outside of Pizzeria Regina....

“The Cheeseman” and “The Cheese Shop”

  "Fresh Cheese" from Endicott St. has reopened on Fleet St. as "The Cheese Shop." Carmen DiNunzio, "The Cheeseman", was sentenced for 6 years with 3...

Fortune Teller Receives Permit from Licensing Board after NEWRA Supports and NEWNC Opposes

Faced with conflicting views from the two neighborhood groups, the Boston Licensing Board granted Sophia Anderson a fortune teller permit to operate at 215...

Segway Hearing Requested by Councilor LaMattina

City Councilor Sal LaMattina is calling for a hearing to discuss how the City should accommodate increasing Segway use on city streets and sidewalks....

Paul Revere Museum Sketches Out Expansion Plan

The Paul Revere House Museum is expanding its footprint. In 2007, the Museum purchased an 1835 row house at 5-6 Lathrop Place, located directly behind...

Supermarket Committee Asks for Support

This week, Lia Tota and the Supermarket Committee came back to the neighborhood seeking support for a reinvigorated effort toward a supermarket project in...

Montreal’s BIXI Wins Boston Bike-Share Contract

And the winner is ... BIXI!?!?! Boston has selected a vendor for its pilot bike-share program called the BIXI system coming from Public Bike...

Boston Museum Makes Final Push For Parcel 9

With the MassPike's decision expected on August 20th, the Boston Museum is continuing its aggressive push for public support. The organization has signed up...

Paul Revere House Marker Updated Online

Have you ever noticed the historic markers around town? There actually is a database and the Paul Revere House marker was recently updated. The...