Monthly Archives: August 2009

City Looking for North End Residents to Test its New iPhone...

The City of Boston is inviting North End residents to be beta testers for its new iPhone application. Called Citizens Connect, the app will...

DePasquale Opens “Splash” on Kneeland Street

North End restaurateur, Frank DePasquale, is expanding to Kneeland Street with his new venture, "Splash." The owner of Bricco, Mare, Trattoria Il Panino and...

Globe: Public Food Market at Parcel 7 is Stalled

Boston Globe's Casey Ross reports: "An effort to open a public food market along the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway is faltering, with Boston officials and...

Faneuil Hall Ranks #4 in U.S. Tourist Ranking, Ahead of Disney...

Just walking around town close to Faneuil Hall, I was trampled by tourists. Sure, it is the peak summer season, but it just seemed...

Ben Affleck Wants to Rob a North End Bank (or Laundromat)

"We hear: ... that location scouts for the new Ben Affleck heist flick, "The Town," have been scoping out banks in the North End...

Weekly Police Log for North End/Waterfront

Notable incidents in this week's Boston Police journal log: Larceny in Building 08/06/09 05:00pm Victim reports an unknown person stole 2 tickets to the Kenny Chesney concert...

585 Commercial St – “Wichita” Movie Headquarters

You may have noticed a flurry of activity going on at 585 Commercial Street. This time, it isn't a new development project on the...

Soul Concert at Christopher Columbus Park

Lots of folks sitting out at Christopher Columbus Park tonight for the Waterfront Performing Arts series of Tuesday concerts. Tonight was disco night with Soul...

BRA Reveals Cross Street Plaza Plan at Former Martignetti’s Site with...

The Boston Redevelopment Authority is bringing its long-awaited plan to the neighborhood for the plaza area on Cross Street in front of the former...

North End Family Pride Week – August 2nd-9th

Here is the official flyer as a pdf file. The schedule is also shown below and on our Calendar page. North End Against Drugs, Inc....

113 Salem St – Barber Shop/Deck Expansion Presented at NEWRA’s Informational...

The attorney for Arthur Caras and contractor, Michael Dello Russo, presented to NEWRA’s ZLC committee on July 28th in advance of an expected vote...

Weekly Police Log – July 31, 2009

Vandalism 07/25/09 7:56pm Prince St. condo reports an unknown person broke a courtyard storm window and fled the area. Breaking & Entering - Non-Residential 07/28/09 5:40am Atlantic Avenue bike...