Surrounded by enthusiastic supporters, mayoral candidate John Connolly spoke at a North End / Waterfront campaign fundraiser on Tuesday night at Billy Tse’s Restaurant. Attracting many neighborhood residents and business owners, the reception was organized by Nasser Buisier, Billy Tse, Vito Ascolillo, Carmela Laurella and Stephen DeAngelis. Connolly gave a brief speech emphasizing issues surrounding […]
“Mondays with Marty” came to the North End / Waterfront this week as part of Mayoral Candidate Martin Walsh’s neighborhood outreach program. The town hall style meeting attracted dozens of neighborhood residents and business owners to the Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel on Monday, October 7, 2013. Video Timeline Highlighting Selected Topics 00:00 Introduction by Erin […]
News from the Marty Walsh Campaign regarding a town hall-style event at the Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel (Old North Skylight Room, 3 Battery Wharf) on Monday, October 7, 2013, 8:00 pm. More information in the press release below. MAYORAL CANDIDATE MARTY WALSH ANNOUNCES “MONDAYS WITH MARTY” IN ALLSTON/BRIGHTON AND NORTH END / WATERFRONT NEIGHBORHOODS BOSTON […]
News from the Office of State Representative Aaron Michlewitz: State Representative Aaron Michlewitz will be receiving the Public Advocate of the Year Award from the Greater Boston Food Bank this Saturday, October 5th. The award recognizes public officials who exemplify a strong commitment and dedication to the Greater Boston Food Bank and to ending hunger. […]
Video timeline: 02:30 Mayoral candidate John Connolly; 19:40 Operation Cleanup Review; 20:15 Councilor LaMattina and commendations for NECC VP Toni Gilardi; 24:25 General discussion The North End Chamber of Commerce hosted Mayoral Candidate John Connolly at Tuesday’s monthly meeting held on October 1, 2013. It was a standing room only crowd with North End business […]
As the Fall leaf-peeking tourist season peaks in New England, there has been some confusion regarding which of Boston’s historic sites are impacted by the government shutdown. Historic North End sites such as the Old North Church, Paul Revere House and Copp’s Hill Burying Ground remain open. National Park Service and US Navy sites are […]
Please join the North End Chamber of Commerce for their monthly meeting on Tuesday, October 1, 2013 3:30 P.M. St. Leonard’s Hall, 35 Prince Street Featured Speaker: Mayoral Candidate John Connolly Also, an update from: City Councilor Sal LaMattina Other agenda items: trash cleanup review and NECC advertising opportunities. The Chamber is pleased to invite […]
The votes are in for the preliminary election for Boston Mayor and City Council. The City of Boston website has the overall totals but here are some neighborhood results. District 1 City Council (North End, Charlestown and East Boston) For District 1 City Councilor, incumbent Sal LaMattina easily topped the ticket with 7,066 votes, 73% […]
It’s preliminary Election Day for the Boston Mayor and City Council races. We are capturing scenes from the North End / Waterfront area. Send in your photo to email@example.com and we will add it to the gallery.
Whatever happens in this week’s primary election, two matters are clear. One is that Mayor Menino will have an important and admirable legacy. (Have you noticed how busy he still is at getting out announcements and setting new agendas?) Two is that all the candidates who want to replace him are worthy, admirable individuals. How […]
On the day before the September 24th Preliminary Election, mayoral candidate and poll front-runner John Connolly spent about an hour visiting with North End / Watefront parents at the popular tot lot in Christopher Columbus Park. Photos by Jane Gorham Connolly.
Two days before the preliminary election on Tuesday, September 24th, City Councilor At-Large candidate Philip Frattaroli, held a pre-election rally at his North End restaurant, Ducali Pizzeria. He spoke about his efforts to traverse the city leading up to the election and emphasized his experience in running a small business and community involvement. Frattaroli’s campaign […]
State Senator Anthony Petruccelli opines in the Boston Globe, “Suffolk Downs vote belongs in East Boston.” A better question for pollsters to ask would be, “If the casino development would have a disproportionate impact on your neighborhood, would you want the entire city to determine its fate?” I have a strong suspicion that most Bostonians […]
Supporters of Sal LaMattina gathered Thursday evening on Cross Street to show support for the City Councilor. With the primary election this coming Tuesday, September 24th, supporters stressed the importance of visibility. “This is a great spot to stand because it has visibility and it reaches a ton of neighborhood people,” said John Romano, a long […]
In this series, NorthEndWaterfront.com profiles each of the three candidates running to be District 1 City Councilor. (See Incumbent Sal LaMattina Faces Two Challengers in Upcoming Election for District 1 City Councilor.) District 1 includes the North End, Charlestown and East Boston. All three candidates reside in East Boston. Each candidate was asked the same five […]
Tuesday Night, just one week away from the Mayoral Primary Election, dozens of Charlotte Golar Richie supporters gathered on Cross Street for a Standout!
In this series, NorthEndWaterfront.com profiles each of the three candidates running to be District 1 City Councilor. (See Incumbent Sal LaMattina Faces Two Challengers in Upcoming Election for District 1 City Councilor) District 1 includes the North End, Charlestown and East Boston. All three candidates reside in East Boston. Each candidate was asked the same […]
(Ed: District 8 includes the West End, Beacon Hill, Mission Hill and Back Bay. District map pdf.) District 8 City Councillor Mike Ross is running for mayor, and his seat, which includes parts of the Back Bay, Beacon Hill and the West End as well as Mission Hill and the Fenway, is up for grabs. […]
In this series, NorthEndWaterfront.com profiles each of the three candidates running to be District 1 City Councilor. (See Incumbent Sal LaMattina Faces Two Challengers in Upcoming Election for District 1 City Councilor.) District 1 includes the North End, Charlestown and East Boston. All three candidates reside in East Boston. Each candidate was asked the same […]
District 1 City Councilor Sal LaMattina gave a brief update to the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association on Thursday, September 12, 2013. The primary topic covered was the reconstruction of Salem Street that will be repaved starting on October 15th. In addition, the Councilor agreed to setup a meeting with the Boston Redevelopment Authority […]
You have read up on the Boston Mayoral candidates. You have watched the videos and forum interviews. You have seen the televised debate. The September 24th preliminary election is less than 2 weeks away. The top 2 candidates will continue on to the general election on November 5th. So, where are the poll numbers for this […]