Segway Inc. Sends Message to North End

The following message was sent to the President of the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC), Stephen Passacantilli, by a representative of Segway Inc. regarding...

Community Meeting Scheduled on Cross Street Plaza

The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council’s Public Safety Committee will host a meeting on Thursday, March 4, to address issues evident in the current design...

LaMattina Calls for Segway Hearing

The controversial use of segways on Boston’s streets and sidewalks will be discussed at an upcoming hearing, as requested by District 1 City Councilor...

Special Street Cleaning on Thursday February 18th

There will be a special street cleaning on several North End streets on Thursday, February 18th between 9:00 am and 1:00 pm. The mid-winter...

Visitor Tricks for North End Parking

Zoe at Clutches & Cobblestones says, ”Garages are for Quitters.” She gives a lesson on finding visitor street parking in the North End. Perhaps surprisingly, her first recommendation...

City Forgiving “No Storm” Tickets

The City of Boston is forgiving parking tickets and towing fines from yesterday’s snow emergency (that never happened). City Hall says 3,353 tickets were...

NEWNC Opposes Segway Tours’ Beverage License Application

In a vote of 9-1, the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) opposed the common victualler (C. V.) license for Segway Tours, also known as...

North End Parking Valentine

"Within yards of the Freedom Trail, this sign appears to offer a holiday exception to the scarcity of parking spaces usually at a premium...

Mass. House Passes Bill Banning Texting While Driving

Boston.com reports: The Massachusetts House passed a bill this afternoon that would ban texting while driving and require all drivers making cellphone calls to use...

“Knight & Day” Trailer

A trailer has been released for the "Made in Boston" movie, "Knight & Day" staring Tom Cruise and Cameron Diaz. The clip highlights several...

MBTA New Year’s Information

The MBTA is providing extra transit services on New Year's Eve including FREE service after 8:00 p.m.   Extra MBTA Police will patrol the system to assist with crowd control and safety.  Visit the MBTA website for more information.

Officials Meet for Cross St. Sidewalk Walkthrough

Public officials met last week for a walkthrough of the Cross St. sidewalk plaza area to discuss a potential reconfiguration of the traffic and...