Police & Fire

Weekly North End / Waterfront Police Blotter

Selected incidents from this week’s North End / Waterfront police journal log: Assault with a Deadly Weapon 10/25/10          2:02pm Police officers responded to Faneuil Hall South Market for a shoplifter. On arrival, the suspect was threatening security officers with a hypodermic needle. Suspect placed under arrest for shoplifting and assault with needles. Breaking & Entering Read More…

Food & Drink Real Estate

Bricco Restaurant Presents Expansion Plans to ZLC Committee

At a sparsely attended meeting for the Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association, Frank DePasquale presented expansion plans for his Bricco Restaurant along with Attorney William Ferrullo and Angelo Buonopane. The meeting was held on the evening of October 26, 2010 at the Pilot House. Mr. DePasquale, proprieter Read More…

People Real Estate

StyleBoston Features Frank DePasquale and Marblehead’s Angel Cove

StyleBoston highlights North End restaurateur Frank DePasquale and his Marblehead home, named Angel Cove. Mr. DePasquale is Chairman of the Board of the North End Chamber of Commerce and owner of Bricco, Mare, Trattoria Il Panino, Express, Umbria Prime, Gelateria, Splash and DePasquale’s Pasta Shoppe. Executive Chef Gianni Caruso is also featured.

Police & Fire

Fights Lead This Week’s North End / Waterfront Police Blotter

Highlights from this week’s North End / Waterfront police journal log: Disorderly Persons 10/16/10          2:21am Police officers responded to a large fight on Hanover St. where 2 males were arrested for disorderly conduct after the altercation. Assault & Battery 10/16/10          3:00am Two friends were involved in an altercation on Cleveland Place. The individuals received minor injuries.

Photos & Videos

VFW North End Post 144 Charitable Endowment Night

North End Post 144, Veterans of Foreign Wars, held its annual Charitable Endowment Night on October 21, 2010 at the Nazzaro Center. Post 144 presented donations to the North End Athletic Association (NEAA), North End Against Drugs (NEAD), Nazzaro Center, North End Community Health Clinic, Casa Monte Cassino, New England Homeless Veterans Shelter, the Saint Read More…


Republican State Senate Candidate Frank Addivinola Interview, Part 2

Frank Addivinola, Jr.This is the second part of an interview series with the Republican candidate for State Senate, Frank Addivinola, Jr. who is running against Democratic incumbent State Senator Anthony Petruccelli for the First Suffolk Middlesex District. In addition to the North End, the district includes Beacon Hill, Cambridge, East Boston, Revere and Winthrop.

Read Part 1 of my interview with Frank Addivinola, Jr. and the interview series with Sen. Petruccelli: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3.

In this second part of the series, Frank Addivinola, Jr. talks about healthcare and education on the state and local level. He then turns to neighborhood issues including hazardous material truck routing, LNG tankers, trash, Green Tickets and the question of alcohol licenses and commerce in the North End.