Monthly Archives: July 2009

Let the Greenway be Conserved as a Green Way

The following is a guest contribution from Bob Skole with his submitted comment letter regarding the Greenway Conservancy's Guidelines. Let the Greenway remain a park...

Clean Streets Committee Tackles Trash & Rats

Frustrated members at this week’s Clean Streets meeting discussed the increasing problem of street trash and rodent sightings in the neighborhood. Clean Streets is...

FOCCP Set Annual Gala Date – November 13

The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP) had their July meeting this week, led by President, Joanne Hayes-Rines. Fundraising Chair, Anne Devln Tagliaferro, announced that...

Doggie-Gate at Richmond Street Park

There is not as much intrigue and deception as Watergate, but the North End has its own literal 'gate' controversy and its just as...

Fresh Cheese To Close on Endicott Street

The cheese shop, Fresh Cheese, a long-time fixture on Endicott Street will close its doors, according to a Boston Herald article. Its proprietor, Carmen...

NEMPAC Film & Music Festival Accepting Submissions

NEMPAC is currently accepting submissions and recruiting volunteers for the NEMPAC Film and Music Festival on Oct. 22, 2009 at the Hard Rock Cafe....

Weekly Police Log – July 16, 2009

Notable Incidents in this week's police log for the neighborhood: Drugs/ Poss. Cl C (with intent to distribute) 07/10/09 10:55am Female suspect arrested on Stillman st. for...

Fireworks at NEWNC Meeting Over Barber Shop Zoning Variance

Everything was going smoothly last night at the Fairmont Battery Wharf during the July NEWNC (North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council) meeting, until the last agenda...

NEWNC Agenda for Monday, July 13th Meeting

The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) is having their monthly meeting on Monday, July 13th at 7:00pm. The location was incorrect in the Regional...

Armenian Park Delay by BRA Discussed at NEWRA Meeting

A scheduled presentation on the Armenian Heritage Park by Architect Don Tallelian did not happen at this week’s NEWRA meeting because the Boston Redevelopment...

NEWRA Supports Two Zoning Relief Applications

 www.NEWRA.orgAt the June 9th monthly North End/Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) meeting, there were 2 supportive votes for zoning relief applicants. Chad Wolfson of 5 N....

Prado Concerts New This Year During St. Joseph’s Feast

ST. JOSEPH SOCIETY SALUTES MEN AND WOMEN OF THE ARMED FORCES The St. Joseph Society will salute the men and women of the U.S. Armed...