USS Constitution to Float Again

Huzzah! The USS Constitution will float again on July 23rd after two years in dry dock for restoration. The National Parks of Boston in the Charlestown Navy Yard...

Eastern Bakers Supply Co. Departure Reflects a Changing North Washington Street

After 60 years in Boston's North End, Eastern Bakers Supply Co. is moving out from its North Washington Street location to the suburbs. Food...

Italian Navy Tall Ship “Amerigo Vespucci” Returns to Grace Boston Harbor [Photos & Video]

https://youtu.be/VgauXumJiU8 The Italian Navy’s Tall Ship Amerigo Vespucci was welcomed back to Boston Harbor this week. In the above video, Captain Angelo Patruno talks about the return...

Video: Military Helicopter Exercise Over Downtown Boston Skyline

https://youtu.be/fFlw4MsLBW8 Military helicopters performed a Homeland Security training exercise on Tuesday night over downtown Boston's skyline, flying literally between hi-rise buildings and just feet over...

Short-Term Rentals (AirBnb) Update from Alliance of Downtown Civic Organizations [Video]

https://youtu.be/PBPJWlTU1Xg Resident associations across the city are discussing how to balance and monitor short-term rentals, such as AirBnb, within their neighborhoods. Arturo Gossage from the Alliance...

Inspectional Services Commissioner Speaks About Illegal Peace Garden Deck, Moon St. Building Height and...

https://youtu.be/3WsR26Qn_EA Boston Inspectional Services Commissioner William "Buddy" Christopher, Jr. spoke at the July 2017 meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA). The ISD commissioner...

2017 Procession of San Rocco in Boston’s North End [Photos]

The Society of San Rocco held their annual procession on Sunday, July 16, 2017 through the streets of Boston’s North End. Traditional music was played...

Residents Association Meeting Reports [Video]

https://youtu.be/G7GNWrUSM9k The North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) held its July 2017 meeting, starting with a series of executive and committee reports. Follow along the...

Nobody rains on the NEMPAC parade!: Photo Gallery

A little poor weather didn't stop the NEMPAC party at this Thursday's Summer Concert Series event; we brought the parade indoors to the Boston...

Neighborhood Photo: Shades of Gray

I'll take sun over clouds any day,  But, I was walking under the Zakim Bridge, which is one of my favorite views of walking...

Photos: 2017 Madonna delle Grazie Procession in Boston’s North End

The 2017 annual procession was held for Madonna delle Grazie on July 9th in Boston's North End. This year, the St. Joseph's Society hosted the...

Tree Removal at Copp’s Hill Terrace – Big Broccoli

Looks like the world's biggest broccoli spear!