NEWRA Parks Committee Meeting – Wednesday, March 31st

From the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association’s Parks and Open Space Committee: To all North End/Waterfront residents interested in helping to improve and protect our neighborhood...

Mayor’s Youth Council Accepting Applications

News from City Hall on the Mayor’s Youth Council is accepting applications. Below is the press release and information on how to apply. Mayor Thomas...

Update – Boston Public Library Budget Crisis & Potential Branch Closures

There continues to be quite a bit of activity regarding the budget crisis and potential branch closures of the Boston Public Library. Here are...

North End’s Ross Garrity Brings Home the R-A-V-I-O-L-I in City’s Spelling Bee

The North End’s Ross Garrity, 13, won Boston’s Spelling Bee on Saturday earning him a trip to the national level competition. Appropriately, the Boston...

BRA Takes a Conservative View in Recommending Lower Heights Along Greenway Parks

The crowd was large and restless for this long-awaited meeting, but the Boston Redevelopment Authority managed to strike a balance that resulted in more...

Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee Meeting Agenda for March 23rd

Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee Meeting Agenda Tuesday, March 23, 2010, 7:00 PM The Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Avenue Zoning and Licensing Applications 7:00 PM – 7:15 PM...

Wet Weather Closes City Athletic Fields

Boston Parks Commissioner Antonia M. Pollak has announced that all Boston Parks and Recreation Department playing fields and ball diamonds are closed through next...

Greenway North End Parks Volunteer Clean-up on March 18th

The Greenway Conservancy has announced a volunteer clean-up of the North End parks on Thursday, March 18th from 9am-12pm. Here are the details: It’s time to wake...

Friends of the NE Branch Library Present at NEWRA Meeting

Friends of the North End Branch Library presented at this week’s North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association(NEWRA) to update the neighborhood on the library’s activities and...

Globe Highlights Greenway Development Failures

The Boston Globe discusses the failed promises for developments along the Rose Kennedy Greenway, as the news came this week ending plans for the New...

NEAD Offering Discount Tickets to Globetrotters Family Day

Once again thanks to the generosity of the TD Garden Charities, NEAD (North End Against Drugs) is able to offer discount tickets to the Harlem...