Monthly Archives: October 2010

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.

North End Ranks #2 in Neighborhood Trick-or-Treat Index

According to Zillow, Boston is the eighth best city to trick-or-treat (Seattle is #1). Within Boston, the best five neighborhoods, in order, are Beacon...

Weekly Events at North End Branch Library

Upcoming Events at the Boston Public Library - North End Branch 25 Parmenter Street Monday Oct 25 11:00 am Films for Children On Mondays, come and watch children films at...

Free NEMPAC Choir Class

Have you ever wanted to sing in a choir with family members and friends? Here is your chance! This choir class will be starting...

North End Moment: Halloween Parking

They stop for a spell at Copp’s Hill Burying Ground and check their hex messages. Submitted by Thomas F. Schiavoni, Also, see more Witch’s...

MassDOT Advisory Committee Leaning Toward 2-Story Market Hall for Parcel 9

The third meeting of the MassDOT Parcel 7 & 9 Advisory Committee might have been the turning point for the direction of these developments...

Home Movie Day at Independence Wharf

The annual Home Movie Day event was held this year at Independence Wharf on Boston’s waterfront. Home Movie Day celebrates amateur films by inviting...

Busy Agenda for NEWRA’s Zoning and Licensing Committee

The North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association’s Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee will meet this Tuesday, October 26, 2010, 7:00 PM, at the Pilot House.  The...

Pasta Beach Opens at Rowes Wharf

The new location for Pasta Beach at Rowes Wharf opened this morning and is serving customers. The location is on the corner toward Harbor Towers, across from the...

Resident Group Wins Round One in Long Wharf Restaurant Case

A group of ten local residents challenging plans to locate a restaurant on the end of Long Wharf won the first series of court...