Monthly Archives: October 2011

Poll Results: You Like Street Art on Blank Building Walls and...

See related post: Salem Street Storefront Roll Down Doors Make For New Canvas For Local Artist Note: This is not a scientific poll. The results are...

“Boston Bronze & Stone Speak To Us,” New Monument Book by...

“Boston Bronze and Stone” by Joseph R. Gallo, Jr.Joe Gallo alerts us to his newest book, “Boston Bronze & Stone Speak to Us,” a...

Greenway Billboards: One Down, Six More To Go

The recent dismantling of a billboard structure along the Greenway is being well-received by those who hate the outdoor advertising platforms. Nearly all of...

Obituary: Ignazio “Jerry” Catania of the North End

Ignazio “Jerry” Catania, age 94, of Boston’s North End, passed away peacefully in his home on October 12, 2011. He was the beloved husband of...

Hearing Bells at Old South Meeting House

  Church bells were ringing throughout the city today as the Old South Meeting House gets one of the 46 “Revere Bells.” The site where...

Video Walk Through Occupy Boston

Whatever you may think of Occupy Boston, it certainly makes for colorful video. This was the scene on Saturday afternoon, October 15, 2011. Take...

State and City Officials Move to Stop Nighttime Commercial Trash Pickup

State representatives, including the North End’s Aaron Michlewitz, are proposing an “emergency law” whereas municipalities (i.e., City of Boston) would be allowed to regulate...

Obituary: Phyllis DeNictolis of the North End

DeNICTOLIS, Phyllis 62, of Boston’s North End on Wednesday, October 11, 2011. She leaves her loving son Vincent DeNictolis and his father...

City Moving Forward With “Standard” Bike Lane in North End; No...

A standard bike lane, Option 2, was selected for the North End along Atlantic Ave. & Commercial St. (Source: Boston Bikes) After a series of...

NEWRA Elects Officers at Annual Meeting; Stephanie Hogue Re-Elected President

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) re-elected Henchman Street resident, Stephanie Hogue, for a second term as President of the organization at...

U.S. Coast Guard and 90 Commercial Wharf Repairs on Agenda for...

The Boston Conservation Commission is holding a public hearing in Boston City Hall, Room 801 on October 19, 2011. Of relevance to the North...

“Blue Fish – From Sicily to Boston” Event on October 18th...

La Federazione Siciliana del Massachusetts welcomes the Region of Sicily, the Italian Costal Marine Institute of Italy IAMC(CNR) in presenting Pesce Azzuro, project Blue...