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...

Storm Surge Brings Record Flooding to Waterfront Areas [Photos]

Record flooding was seen Thursday afternoon in the North End and the downtown Boston waterfront as a 3 foot storm surge came in with...

Snow Emergency Continues into Friday as Cleanup Begins

https://twitter.com/b911nature/status/949082172182401024 As the storm moves out, the recovery efforts continue from the record flooding and 12+ inches of snow. Here are some updates. Trash will be...

Boston Blizzard Updates: 8-12 Inches, 50+ mph Winds

Boston Public Schools are closed Thursday (and maybe Friday). BCYF Community Centers, including the Nazzaro Center, are open 7:30 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. ...

CDC Recommendations For Staying Safe During Extremely Cold Weather

It's winter in New England and the temperature has dropped low. The CDC has provided a list of tips for how to protect yourself...

No Trash or Recycling Pickup on Christmas Day, December 25; Next Pickup Dec. 29

  City of Boston Trash and Recycling collection will be CANCELLED in all sections of the City, including the North End / Waterfront, on Christmas...

NEW Health Donates Fruit to Charlestown Students for the Holidays

On Thursday, December 21, staff from North End Waterfront Health (NEW Health) in the North End traveled to Harvard-Kent Elementary School in Boston to...

Talking Waterfront Development and Public Access With Peter Shelley of the Conservation Law Foundation...

https://youtu.be/1ayHHhqnkR0 Peter Shelley of the Conservation Law Foundation spoke about waterfront development and public access at the December meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents' Association...

North End Rat Problems Profiled on TV5

Boston WCVB-TV5 profiles the ongoing rat infestation in the North End, interviewing Paula Dello Russo who found a rodent hiding under the hood of...

Candlelight Peace Walk at the Labyrinth [Photos]

During the hectic holiday season, many took time to pause for reflection at the Candlelight Labyrinth Peace Walk at Armenian Heritage Park on the...

Celebrate Hand Washing Awareness in December

    December is a great time to spread awareness about the importance of hand washing. Hand washing is the most important step you can take...

North End Water and Sewer Works December 2017 Update

The December 2017 work plan by Boston Water & Sewer Commission (BWSC) is shown below as part of Phase II of the multi-year North...