Monthly Archives: January 2011

Second Annual NEMPAC Film and Music Festival

We had a great time last year and we are ready for an encore. Join NEMPAC, local filmmakers, musicians and a lot of your...

Happy 305th Birthday Ben!

I joined a hearty Boston by Foot group that braved the cold on January 17th to commemorate the 305th Birthday of Benjamin Franklin. This...

Meeting Agenda for January 25th NEWRA Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee...

The North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association’s Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee will hold its next meeting this Tuesday, January 25, 2011, at the Pilot...

Final Design Selected for Wall Reconstruction Between DeFilippo Playground (Gassy) and...

A quick consensus developed this week at the third and final community meeting regarding the reconstruction of the brick wall along Snow Hill Street...

Licensing Board Schedules Hearings for Closing Hour Extensions at Tresca and...

In advisory votes, the Neighborhood Council voted to support the application by Tresca Restaurant while the Residents’ Association voted to oppose it. For Monica’s,...

North Bennet Street School Receives Vote of Support from NEWRA For...

At this week’s meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association, the group voted 25-2 to support a proposal to move the North...

Weekly North End / Waterfront Police Blotter

Reported incidents on this week’s North End / Waterfront Police Journal Log: Robbery (Knife) 01/15/11          11:30pm Female victim reports an unknown male suspect approached her from behind...

Mercato del Mare Receives Enthusiastic NEWRA Support

Liz Ventura presented to the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association on behalf of Mercato del Mare which she operates with partner, Keri Cassidy....

Large Tree Falls in Front of Nazzaro Center

A large tree fell in front of the Nazzaro Community Center onto the basketball court during the blizzard.

NEWRA Opposes Tresca Restaurant’s Closing Hour Extension to 1:00 a.m.

In a vote of 19 - 10, the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) opposed the application by Tresca Restaurant to extend the...

Voting Results from NEWRA’s 1/18/2011 Meeting

There were three votes at tonight’s meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). Below are the proposed applications and the voting...

Boston Common Coffee Found by “enchanteboston”

North End resident, Amy Ericson, blogs about being forced to find WiFi and discovers the neighborhood cafe experience at Boston Common Coffee. “I originally stumbled...