Monthly Archives: April 2010

Quiet on the Crime Front in North End/Waterfront

The April 1st NEWNC Public Safety meeting was quiet, reflecting a significant decline crime reports. Sergeant Tom Lema and Officer Teddy Boyle reported that February...

Boston Wants “Google Fiber” – Video

The City of Boston has thrown its hat in the ring for “Google Fiber” - an advanced network with innovative ultra-high speed broadband internet...

New “Community Table” Program to Aid North End Seniors

North End/West End Agencies Join Together to Aid Seniors; Program Kick-off for “Community Table” on April 8 Community Table, a free program for eligible senior citizens...

Bikers To Target Hanover Street Restaurants

As a protest against motorcycle regulations or a possible prohibition from some Boston streets, Bikers of America is suggesting bikers “target” Hanover Street restaurants. Phil...

Confused About Receiving Multiple Census Forms?

Have you received two (or more) 2010 Census Forms in the mail? I did and so did most of the neighborhood. Are we supposed...

Jennifer Lane, North End Resident, Named Top Ten Financial Advisor

North End resident, Jennifer Lane, was named a Top Ten Financial Advisor in Women’s Business’ Readers’ Choice Top Ten Financial Advisors. Lane is a...

Bad News in Mayor’s Response to Library Letters

The elves in the Mayor’s Office were busy today. If you sent an email/letter regarding the potential closure of the neighborhood branch libraries, you...

North End/Waterfront Boston Shines Is Saturday April 24th at 9am

Boston Shines, the City’s annual community cleanup, will have its North End/Waterfront event on Saturday, April 24th. All residents and merchants are welcome to...

Easter Weekend Services at St. Leonards & Sacred Heart

From Fr. Antonio Nardoianni: Good Friday, April 2 12 noon - Stations of the Cross - St. Leonard’s 3 p.m. - Saint Leonard’s 6 p.m. - Stations of...

LaMattina Asks Citizens to Fill Out 2010 Census Form

A Message from Sal LaMattina, Boston City Councilor, District 1 Dear Friends: Democracy is at its best when citizens actively take part in civic life,...

Parks Committee Takes Up “The Gassy”

At the NEWRA Parks & Open Spaces Committee meeting last night, a group of residents discussed how they could mobilize resources to improve “The...

North End Branch Library – By The Numbers

The Boston Public Library issued the data that it will be using in evaluating potential branch closures. (BPL press release along with their Measures...