Monthly Archives: January 2011

State Representative Aaron Michlewitz Appointed Vice Chairman of Transportation Committee

State Representative Aaron MichlewitzState Representative Aaron Michlewitz was appointed Vice-Chairman of the Joint Committee on Transportation by Speaker Robert DeLeo for the 2011-2012 Legislative...

NEWRA Parks Committee Changes Meeting Date and Location

The meeting of NEWRA’s Parks and Open Spaces Committee, originally scheduled for February 1 at the Nazzaro Center, has been postponed and relocated to...

Globe Watch Investigates the Parking Scam on Commercial Wharf West

Comments by readers regarding the parking trap on Commercial Wharf West attracted the attention of Boston Globe investigative reporter, Christina Pazzanese, who writes...

City Auctioning Old Equipment from Closed Printing Plant on Corner of...

June 30, 2010 was the last day of operations at the City’s printing plant on the corner of Richmond & North Streets. Now, the...

“Snow Farms” vs. “Boston Harbor”

With every storm, the snow keeps piling up, shown here on Commercial Street after a recent storm. What to do with the snow? That is...

Councilor At-Large Felix Arroyo and Four North End Restaurants on NEWRA’s...

North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association February Meeting Agenda Thursday, February 10, 2011 7:00 PM Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St. Announcements 7:00 PM – 7:10 PM Conversation with At-Large City...

Old State House Behind the Scenes Tour

Upcoming event by the North End Historical Society: On Tuesday, February 8, at 5:30 p.m., at the Old State House, 206 Washington ...

Boat Sinks at Commercial Wharf

Boston Fire Department responded to Commercial Wharf for a large cabin cruiser that sunk this afternoon. Divers searched the boat which was empty. Boston...

Touring the Otis House with the North End Historical Society

(Click on the play button to start the video slideshow above.) The North End Historical Society recently sponsored a tour of the Otis House Museum...

Weekly North End / Waterfront Police Blotter

This week’s Boston Police Journal Log for the North End / Waterfront area:
Missing Property
01/21/11          2:26pm
Female victim reports she left her wallet on the counter while paying for merchandise at a Hanover St. pharmacy. When she returned to the store after realizing she left it there, it was gone. Management will review store video.
Larceny from Motor Vehicle

01/25/11          8:00am -8:00pm
Victim reports on Parmenter St. 2011 Honda Accord had the rear passenger window broken. Removed from vehicle was an iPod, stereo, GPS system and a subwoofer.

NEWRA’s ZLC Committee Hears Applications For Vito’s, Marisa’s, Monica’s, Giorgio’s and...

Four of the five agenda items were restaurant-related licensing issues at this week’s meeting of the Zoning, Licensing & Construction (ZLC) Committee, part of...

Snow Emergency Lifted at 6pm on Thursday January 27

Snow emergency/parking ban lifted 6pm Thu 1/27. Enforcement continues thru 6pm. Cars in alternate lots to be moved before 8pm. More: or 617-635-4500 A snow emergency...
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