North End’s Galleria Umberto Receives 2018 America’s Classics Award from James Beard Foundation

Quite an honor was bestowed upon the North End's own Galleria Umberto as the James Beard Foundation selected the pizzeria to receive one of...

City Responds to Development Planning Task Force For North End Waterfront Parcels

In an effort to avoid another war after the Lewis Wharf Hotel debacle, nine North End / Waterfront condominium boards reached out to city...

Social Highlights This Week: Clear Skies & Neighborhood Favorites

Check out our weekly social media highlights from residents, visitors, and more in the area. To be featured, tag us @northend.waterfront on Instagram, @northendboston...

Should More High-End Restaurants Offer Delivery?

Last Friday, the Boston Globe shared an article about the recent increase in restaurant delivery sales, and the reactions of the chefs, particularly at...

North End Native Vincenza Raspa Celebrates 105th Birthday

Happy Birthday to North End native Vincenza Raspa, who just celebrated her 105th birthday! Vincenza was born in 1913 and grew up in the North...

Police Blotter: Missing Cash and Stolen Cough Medicine

Recent incidents are noted below from the Boston Police District A-1 journal log. Larceny from Building 01/09/18      8:00pm - 10:00pm Victim reports his cleaning company...

New Residential Tower Proposed at Dock Square Parking Garage Next to Greenway / Quincy...

Dock Square Garage owner Fortis Group has proposed to add nine residential floors on top of its parking facility creating a 194' high tower...

Historic Neighborhood Photo: Bathers, North End Park

This old photo from 1927 shows the crowds of people swimming in the North End - right where the Mirabella pool is today. You...

What Happened? Sorting Through the January 2018 “Bomb Cyclone” Flood Data and Outlook

So, what happened to cause so much flooding during last week's winter Nor'easter snow storm? Unlike the near miss of Hurricane Sandy where Boston...

Neighborhood Council Votes to Support 283 Hanover St. Restaurant (Former Pinkberry); Also Traffic, Storm...

The future of 283 Hanover Street was discussed at a brief Neighborhood Council meeting on Monday, January 8th, 2018. Attorney Daniel Toscano represented Frank and Karen Pellino,...

A Shtetl in the City, Part 2, “Shabbas Goy”

A while ago I wrote a column about the Jewish North End and this is a follow up to that article. Today’s picture was taken...

Weekly Top Reads: Storm Flooding, Fireworks, North End Documentary, 2017 Highlights, Ice Sculpture Photos...

This week's most popular posts on NorthEndWatefront.com featured yesterday's snowstorm and subsequent flooding, New Year's Eve celebrations, a summary of last year's top ten...