Business Real Estate Transportation

Report: Proposed Boston Public Market “Well Positioned for Success” at Parcel 7 Site

A consultant hired to research the implementation of a Public Market for the ground floor of the Parcel 7 garage next to the Greenway and Haymarket has concluded that, “Strong supply, demand, a great location and massive public and government support puts this project at a great starting point.” The Massachusetts Department of Agriculture recently Read More…

Health & Environment Police & Fire

Understanding Teen Dating Violence Fact Sheet from North End Waterfront Health

Adapted from a CDC fact sheet by North End Waterfront Health Dating violence is a type of intimate partner violence. It occurs between two people in a close relationship. The nature of dating violence can be physical, emotional, or sexual. Physical – This occurs when a partner is pinched, hit, shoved or kicked. Emotional – Read More…

Business Food & Drink Photos & Videos

Video Interview: Meet Paul Barker from Pauli’s on Salem Street

We went over to the recently opened, Pauli’s, at 65 Salem St. to meet owner Paul Barker. Paul started working with his family’s North End food businesses when he was only 8 years old and has operated two other restaurants in the Boston area before opening Pauli’s. Click on the video above to watch the Read More…

Business Food & Drink

Doc’s Long Wharf, Volle Nolle & Nonna’s on Licensing Board Agenda

On next week’s agenda for the Boston Licensing Board, there are three licensing items in the North End / Waterfront area: Doc’s Long Wharf, Volle Nolle and Nonna’s Market. Doc’s Long Wharf is looking to transfer an unused alcohol license to a South Boston “Paramount” establishment. Doc’s was the subject of the legal case where Read More…

Sports Transportation

North End Bike Lane Public Comment Period Open Through August 2, 2011

The City of Boston would like your input on a bike lane proposal for Commercial Street and Atlantic Avenue. The proposed plan will create a Harborbike facility with a hybrid option including a cycletrack on one side and a standard bike lane on the other side.  

Community Real Estate Transportation

Jackson Ave Resident(s): It’s a Private Way, Just Look at the Signs

A discussion emerged on the Forum regarding the new signs placed on Jackson Avenue which abuts Copps Hill Terrace (Slide Park) between Charter and Commercial Streets. We went out and took these photos that pretty much tell the story, as described in the forum by Sallie: “In the 30+ years I have lived in the Read More…

Event Notices

Agenda for NEWRA ZLC Committee Meeting on July 26, 2011

North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee Meeting Agenda Tuesday, July 26, 2011, 7:00 PM The Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Avenue Zoning and Licensing Applications 7:00 PM – 7:20 PM 10 Hanover Ave., Sean O’Connor has applied to the City of Boston’s Zoning Board of Appeal seeking permission to add one bedroom and Read More…

Community Schools

Eliot School to Expand Classes Using Space at North Bennet Street School

As a short-term solution to expand the North End’s Eliot School, Boston Public Schools announced that three new classrooms will be made available at the North Bennet Street School for the 2011-2012 school year. “While the district searches for a long-term solution to address the increased demand at the highly-successful Eliot K-8 School in the Read More…

Community Photos & Videos Real Estate

HYM’s O’Brien Introduces New Development Complex to Replace Government Center Garage

Video: Government Center Garage Redevelopment Project Meeting of the Impact Advisory Group for the Boston Redevelopment Authority. Presentation by Thomas O’Brien, HYM Investment Group – July 18, 2011, City Hall. Despite many unanswered questions, HYM’s Investment Group’s Thomas O’Brien received a hopeful response last night to his new proposal for a large, phased-in complex to Read More…

Business Food & Drink

Hot Tomatoes Express Files to Open at 227 Hanover Street

Hot Tomatoes Express has filed for a sandwich shop business license at 227 Hanover Street. This location is the former site of Lyndell’s Bakery. Hot Tomatoes was previously located on North Street but closed last year. The company also has an operating location on New Bedford Street in downtown Boston. Given the small footprint at Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Event Notices

22nd Annual North End Family Pride Week 2011 Poster

North End Family Pride Week 2011 is schedule for Monday, August 1 through Sunday, August 7th. This year’s pride week is in memory of Robert “Bobby D” Decristoforo. See the full schedule below. View a larger PDF version of the poster. View a larger PDF version of the poster.

Community Government

“Rockin’ Pool Party” at North End’s Mirabella Pool Hosted by Mayor Menino

Video: Scenes from the “Rockin’ Pool Party” at the North End’s Mirabella Pool on July 17, 2011 with Mayor Tom Menino. Mayor Menino and Boston Centers for Youth & Families (BCYF) hosted a “Rockin’ Pool Party” at the North End’s Mirabella Pool on Sunday, July 17, 2011. There was a free cookout, swimming, games and Read More…