Monthly Archives: March 2011

Stop & Shop Supermarket Due to Break Ground Fall 2011

The long-awaited Stop & Shop on Canal Street in the West End may finally be happening, according to Tom Grillo of the Boston Herald: “Stop...

Poll: You Like Restaurant Weeks, Especially in the North End

 Poll results indicate 43% ate out in the North End, 22% elsewhere in Boston with 35% not participating. Don’t forget, North End Restaurant Week...

Super-Moonrise Photos Over Boston Harbor

Here are a couple of photos from tonight’s “super-moon” over Boston Harbor, taken from the North End. The moonrise on March 19, 2011 was...

Contractor Named for Armenian Heritage Park; Construction Work Begins Spring 2011

Latest news from the Armenian Heritage Foundation:

March 2011
BARLETTA HEAVY DIVISION NAMED GENERAL CONTRACTOR
         

Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that Barletta Heavy Division has been named General Contractor for Armenian Heritage Park on the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway, Boston. Construction is slated to begin this Spring 2011.

NEAA Baseball Sign-Ups for Spring 2011

A message from the North End Athletic Association: The NEAA is gearing up for our spring baseball programs. We have baseball for 4 to 12 years...

Police Blotter: Officers Assaulted on Salem Street on St. Patrick’s Day

Reported incidents from this week’s District A-1 Boston Police Journal Log for the North End / Waterfront area: Breaking and Entering - Residential 03/12/11    3:15pm-3:35pm Victim and...

Neighborhood Council Committee Reports

There were several notable announcements at the March 14, 2011 meeting of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council. View the following video clip...

Clean Streets Committee: “The Brooms are Coming! The Brooms are Coming!”

It was a “Spazzare!” brainstorming session at the Clean Streets Committee meeting this week, led by new chairman David Grant (center in photo above)....

North Bennet Street School’s President Updates NEWNC on Expansion Options

Miguel Gomez-Ibanez, President of the North Bennet Street School, provided an update on the school’s expansion plans at this week’s North End / Waterfront...

ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center Participates in the Annual...

ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center Participates in the Annual Feinstein $1 Million Giveaway to Fight Hunger NOW THROUGH APRIL 30th ...

Movies Coming to Christopher Columbus Park

Officers of the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park at the March meeting. From the left, Beverly, Meghan, Joanne, Virginia, Trish, Liz and Anne. FOCCP...

150th Anniversary of Italy’s Unification

  In addition to Boston’s celebrations for St. Patrick’s Day and Evacuation Day, many in the North End are recognizing March 17, 2011 for...