Monthly Archives: September 2010

Christopher Columbus Park Fountain Closed For Repairs

Boston’s Parks Department has forwarded some news about the fountain near the rose garden in Christpher Columbus Park. (Thanks to Meredith for sending in.) “The...

NEWRA Debates Target vs. Stop & Shop

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) discussed the pros and cons of a Target P-Fresh store versus a Stop & Shop supermarket...

Matt Lauer Visits North End’s Eliot School

Today Show co-host Matt Lauer visited the John Eliot K-8 School on Thursday. Lauer was greeted by Boston Public Schools Superintendent Carol R. Johnson...

Parcels 7 & 9 RFP Guidelines Advisory Committee Convenes for First...

The first of five meetings was held this week by the Parcels 7 & 9 RFP Guidelines Advisory Committee. The goal of this committee...

Spinning the Greenway Carousel

Carousels can be make your head spin and so can the decision to build a new one on the Greenway. As announced this week...

Clean Streets Committee Discusses Green Tickets and Street Cleaning

NEWRA’s Clean Streets Committee discussed this week the many issues associated with improving the cleanliness of the neighborhood, including the new green ticket law...

Neighborhood Night at Aquarium

You are cordially invited to the New England Aquarium’s Community Open House Presenting the IMAX movie Under the Sea 3D. September 19 – Neighborhoods Night 6:30...

Weekly North End / Waterfront Police Blotter

Larceny 09/15/10          12:01 am Female victim from Prince St. reports an unknown person attempted 7 charges onto to her bank account. Victim cancelled the account with...

Busy Fall Planned by the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park

The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP) met this week at the Mariner’s House to plan a busy Fall season at the park. Horticulture Chair...

Obituary: Carmen LaFerrara of the North End

LaFERRARA Carmen “BA”, age 87, a lifelong resident of Boston’s North End, passed away on September 15, 2010. He was the beloved husband of Nancy (DeMarco)...

Rape Aggression Defense System Course Registration

Read about recent assaults in the North End.

Weekly Events at North End Branch Library

Here are upcoming events at the North End Branch Library: More at the Library Event Calendar - North End