Boston Declares Snow Emergency Starting Wednesday at 8:00 am

The City of Boston issued the following release regarding the pending snowstorm. Mayor Thomas M. Menino today declared that a snow emergency and parking ban...

Counter Arguing LNG Tankers Sailing Through Boston Harbor

Adam Balsam makes a case in favor of LNG tankers on his blog: http://adambalsam.com/lng-tankers-boston-harbor "In order to ignite the LNG, it would have to be broken...

Rep. Michlewitz Writes Op-Ed on Maiden Speech

State Representative Aaron Michlewitz, who represents the 3rd Suffolk District including the North End/Waterfront where he resides, wrote an op-ed in this week's South...

Coast Guard to Allow Yemen LNG Tankers into Boston Harbor

Despite objections from City and State officials, the U.S. Coast Guard announced their decision today to allow liquefied natural gas (LNG) tankers from Yemen...

North End Cleanliness Tip Sheet

The Clean Streets Committee has released an updated version of the North End Cleanliness Tip Sheet, a guide for residents on Street Sweeping, Residential...

Clean Streets Committee Plans for 2010

The Clean Streets Committee (cleanstreets.newra.org) met for the first time in 2010 to review its progress and look forward to the work ahead. At...

Video of State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz’s Maiden Speech on the Green Ticket Bill

In his maiden speech in front of the House, State Representative Aaron Michlewitz, supported the House Bill 3588, known as the "Green Ticket Bill."...

VFW Presents Charitable Endowments

The Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW), North End Post 144, presented this year’s charitable endowments at the January 14th meeting of the North End/Waterfront...

Green Ticket Bill Passes House; Michlewitz Gives Maiden Speech

House Bill 3588, known as the Green Ticket Bill, passed in the Massachusetts House of Representatives on Thursday by a vote of 143-1. The...

Christmas Tree Disposal Reminder

Reminder! This is the last week for Christmas tree pickup. The Department of Public Works will collect trees on recycling day, which for most...

Inaugural Interview with City Councilor Sal LaMattina – Part 1

This is the first in a series of articles from an interview with District 1 City Councilor Salvatore LaMattina following this week’s inauguration. Councilor...