Monthly Archives: September 2011

Gone Missing: Freedom Trail Map on Cross Street

The large Freedom Trail map mounted on the brick wall at Cross Street Plaza has gone missing. The map was located between Nick’s Famous...

Poll Results: You Want More Street Trash Barrels

Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results are representative only of self-selected NorthEndWaterfront.com website visitors. This poll is now closed. A new poll...

Drug Arrest and Break-In on Weekly North End / Waterfront Police...

This week’s reported incidents from the Boston Police Journal Log in the North End / Waterfront area: Drugs Possession Cl A with intent to distribute 09/20/11             ...

NEWRA Issues Letter Supporting Re-Routing of HazMat Trucks Outside Boston Streets

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association has submitted the following letter to State transportation authorities in support of the proposal to reroute pass-through...

Globe: North End Address at Endicott & Thacher Streets Named in...

The Boston Globe is reporting of organized crime activity at the corner of North End’s Endicott & Thacher Streets as part a Federal crackdown...

Volunteer Opportunity – Placing Water-Cleansing Oysters in Boston Harbor on October...

Volunteer Opportunity — Placing Water-Cleansing Oysters in Boston Harbor On Saturday October 1st from 1:00-4:00 the Massachusetts Oyster Project will be placing oysters on the bottom at the mouth...

Columbus Day Celebrations at the Park Followed by North End Parade...

On Sunday, October 9, 2011, Columbus Day will be celebrated in Boston’s North End / Waterfront with several events. From 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.,...

North End Stories – A New Digital Narrative Project

Jeanne Dasaro of “North End Stories” presented at both NEWNC and NEWRA meetings this month to introduce her oral history project. North End Stories...

Obituary: Anna (Assenza) Sinagra of the North End

SINAGRA, Anna (Assenza) of Boston’s North End, September 21 in her 96th year. Beloved wife of the late Louis Sinagra. Mother of...

Obituary: Alec J. Alexander of the North End

ALEXANDER, Alec J., 91, of Boston’s North End, on Wednesday September 21, 2011. Alec was a USMC veteran of WWII and retired...

Eliot School Expansion: Back to School Roundup

Back to school season has brought renewed attention to the lack of classroom and student space at the North End’s highly regarded public Eliot...

North End’s Paul Revere House Receives $543,000 Award from National Park...

Breaking news from the Paul Revere House regarding a large funding award from the National Park Service toward an expanded visitor and education center...