Guest Commentary on Live Entertainment Licenses

The following is a guest commentary by Stephanie Hogue. As with all commentaries, the opinions expressed are those solely of the author and do...

NEWNC Supports Lucia’s Live Entertainment License Request

At it’s November 9th meeting, the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council voted 5-2 in favor of a live entertainment license application for Ristorante Lucia. Owner Donato Frattaroli...

Pagluica’s Expansion “Sustained with Provisos” From BBA

Pagluica's Restaurant at 14-16 Parmenter Street received a "Sustained with Provisos" decision from the Zoning Board of Appeal. This generally means approved with conditions....

News from the Chamber of Commerce

The North End Chamber of Commerce held its November meeting this week and discussed several issues and activities. HOLIDAY RETAIL STROLL The annual retail holiday stroll...

Seaport District: Here Comes Nick

The Boston Herald talks to the North End Restaurateur Nick Varano about his planned opening of another Strega restaurant on Fan Pier. The new...

Waterfront’s “Living Room” Sues the New W Hotels’ “Living Room”

In a trademark dispute, The Living Room at 101 Atlantic Avenue is suing the parent company of the W Hotels, as highlighted by Universal...

Trick or Treating & Pizza Party on the Prado

Halloween is right around the corner!!!  For the second year, NEMPAC has decided to sponsor the ever-popular "Pizza Party on the Prado" following Trick-or-Treating. This...

Fire in Bricco Building at 247 Hanover Street

This morning's tweets from the Boston Fire Department regarding a fire in the building where Bricco is located at 247 Hanover Street. BostonFire Damage...

Chamber of Commerce President Responds to Globe Article

In a letter to the Boston Globe, North End Chamber of Commerce (NECC) President, Joanne Prevost Anzalone, responded to the recent Globe article, “A...

NEWRA Supports New Beer/Wine License at “Sapori di Napoli”

NEWRA voted 27-19 to support  the application at 115A Salem Street for Sapori di Napoli (Giovanni Grimaldi, Manager). The cafe is is applying for...

Lucia Withdraws Live Entertainment Application

Lucia Ristorante has withdrawn its application for live entertainment at 415 Hanover Street, according to the Mayor's Office of Consumer and Entertainment Licensing.  The...