Monthly Archives: June 2011

Obituary: Pasquale Pezzano of the North End

Pasquale Pezzano, age 77, of Boston’s North End, passed away on June 9, 2011. He was the beloved husband of Dolores (Ruzzo) Pezzano; Loving father...

Boston Sailing School Hosting Free Summer Sailing Event on June 18,...


Boston Sailing Center will hold free sailing on the Boston Harbor Saturday, June 18th, from 1pm-5pm.

Celebrate summer in New England with free sailing trips on the Boston historic waterfront. The Boston Sailing Center is offering skippered sailboat rides during their annual Open House celebration from 1:00pm to 5:00pm on Saturday, June 18th, 2011. Sailors of all abilities are welcome to join the fun.

Lightning Strikes Over the North End & Charlestown

Lightning strikes continue to produce amazing images, such as these from yesterday captured , looking from the North End over Langone Park toward Charlestown....

Two Assaults on This Week’s Police Blotter for the North End...

Incidents from this week’s North End / Waterfront District A-1 Police Journal Log: Assault & Battery 06/04/11    11:30pm Male victim reports he intervened in an argument between...

Public Meeting – Callahan Tunnel Vent Building Facade Overhaul

The Massachusetts Department of TransportationInvites You to aPublic Information Meetingfor theCallahan Tunnel Vent Building (located on North St, near Richmond St)  Facade Overhaul ProjectThursday...

Obituary: Jean Ann Simonelli of the North End

SIMONELLI Jean Ann, of Boston’s North End, June 8, 2011. Cherished daughter of the late Frank and Ann (Picardo) Simonelli. Beloved long-time companion of...

NEWNC Agenda for Monday, June 13, 2011

North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council NEWNC AGENDA Monday June 13th 2011 7:00PMNazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St.   Call to order & Roll Call Meeting Protocol Update...

A Short Reunion for a North End Military Family

North End resident Olivia Scimeca is shown with her sons, Nicholas and Ricky, a soldier with the Rhode Island 182nd National Guard Infantry Battalion...

NEWRA Releases Letter on North End Schools

The Executive Committee of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association sent out a notice on Wednesday, June 8th with their recent letter regarding...

NEMPAC’s Summer Children’s Piano, Voice & Theatre Workshop

SUMMER IS ALMOST HERE! Not sure what activities to enroll your child in this summer? Looking for something different? Something fun AND educational?
Check out our Summer Music Workshop for children ages 4-7 & 8-15, hosted by NEMPAC!

*At the end of the summer, your child will be able to play the piano, have beginning vocal training, and be able to perform in our ‘end of the summer concert’ with other new friends in the community*

We have designed this workshop for parents who wish to enroll their children in an affordable, fun music & theatre learning environment for the summer. The workshop is 8 weeks long, and meets every Wednesday and Friday morning. This workshop will be taught by two highly educated music teachers, musicians, and performers. Guest teachers will be present as well on special occasions.

Boston’s Fire Fighting Bachelors Auctioned Off to Benefit Local 718’s Fill...



Who:     Boston Fire Fighters Local #718, 10 Boston Fire Fighter bachelors, Boston Cannons LAX dance team and the Muscular Dystrophy Association

What:    $10 at the door, which includes two drinks courtesy of Bacardi and Sam Adams, access to the patio cook out and the chance to win a date with one of Boston’s most eligible fire fighters

When:    Cook out 4-8 p.m., auction 8-10 p.m., Thursday June 9

Where:   Dillon’s Restaurant and Bar, 955 Boylston St. Boston

Knife Stabbing at Salem St & Cooper St in North End

Stabbing occurred A verbal argument turned violent last night as a North End man was repeatedly stabbed near the corner of Salem & Cooper Streets....