Video: Councilor LaMattina Discusses Regulation of AirBnb and Short-Term Rentals

https://youtu.be/P9nLoK57juk At this week's meeting of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC), City Councilor Sal LaMattina spoke about Boston's upcoming proposal to regulate AirBnb, VRBO...

Video: Nursing Home Transfer Cheered at Neighborhood Council

https://youtu.be/qRrKAHRwOUA Residents were in a congratulatory mood on Monday night as Spaulding (Partners Healthcare) presented plans that will keep open the North End Nursing and Rehab Center by transferring...

Revisiting the Beginnings of North End Gentrification in the 1970’s

We revisit the ever present subject of North End gentrification with this 1979 article from American Preservation Magazine. The copy of the now-defunct magazine is courtesy of columnist...

North End Nursing Home & Rehab Facility to Stay Open With New Operator, Marquis...

The North End nursing home and rehabilitation center in Boston's North End will be leased to a new operator, keeping it open for existing...

Despite Height Decrease, Residents Voice Opposition to 88NOWA Hotel Proposal [Video]

After the initial meeting to propose a 147 foot high hotel project in the West End’s Bulfinch Triangle on North Washington Street, the developer came back...

December 2016 – North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales

These are the residential real estate closings in the North End / Waterfront for December 2016: $0 - $699,999 26 Stillman #3-5: studio with 679...

Downtown View: Shade or Shadow?

Karen is taking a break. Here is a column from December, 2015 that attracted several comments. When I was 19 years old, I went to...

3-5 Quincy Court Addition Receives Neighborhood Council Support [Video]

https://youtu.be/PLoEx8nNcEo The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) voted 6-0 in support of zoning variances necessary to build an addition and renovate 3-5 Quincy Court,...

Residents Discuss Draft Municipal Harbor Plan for Downtown Waterfront

https://youtu.be/ajzygpwwOEc Discussion of the draft Municipal Harbor Plan proposed by the BRA/BPDA for the Downtown Waterfront The plan covers the area of the waterfront bordered by...

Neighborhood Corner: Demolition of Endicott Street Building

https://youtu.be/MaiAok5ys0U If you enter the North End from Keany Square and the Charlestown Bridge and look toward Endicott Street, you have surely seen the familiar corner...

City Council Hearing on New AirBnb Regulations Set for December 12th

This hearing is scheduled for December 12, 2016, 4:00 p.m. at Boston City Hall, in the 5th Floor City Council Chambers. The public is...

Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan Comments Oppose Harbor Garage Development, Mixed on Long Wharf Additions,...

After a three year process, comment letters are in to the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) on the draft Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan (MHP)...

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