Monthly Archives: July 2012

Announcing a New Greenway Park Group: Friends of the North End...

At this week's meeting of the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, North End resident and artist Nathan Swain announced the formation of a new...

Police Blotter: GPS Systems Stolen from Car on Thacher Street

Reported incidents from this week's Boston Police Journal Log are shown below, courtesy of District A-1. Larceny from Motor Vehicle 07/22/12  9:00 pm Victim reports on Thacher...

U.S. Senator Scott Brown Visits North End Feast

U.S. Senator Scott Brown spent the afternoon at the Saint Joseph Feast on Saturday, visiting with San Giuseppe Societa members, vendors and visitors at...

City Landing Opens on Waterfront

City Landing opened on Friday in the location formerly occupied by Sel de la Terre, near the New England Aquarium along the Greenway parks....

North End Loses Medford Street Parking to West End; Addressing the...

Resident Mike Regan raises some issues to Boston's City Hall related to resident parking on Medford Street and the traffic situation at the North...

Globe Editorial Chimes in on Illegal Gas & Charcoal Grills on...

Our photo post from the top of Old North showing illegal gas and charcoal grills on rooftops continues to gain attention. The latest contribution...

Galaxy Quest: July 29th Sunday Night Summer Movie at Christopher Columbus...

Sunday Night Summer Movies at Christopher Columbus Park Brought to you by the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park July 15th through August 19th in the Park. This...

“The Tooth Fairy” Movie at Gassy on Wednesday Night

The Tooth Fairy, Tooth Be Told is the movie at the Gassy - DeFilippo Park this Wednesday, August 1, 2012. Pizza is donated from...

Saint Joseph Feast 2012 Opening Night [Photos]

Kicking off the 3-day feast weekends in the North End, Friday was the opening night of the Saint Joseph Feast. The ceremonies included the...

Roof Replacement Will Temporarily Close West End Branch Library

News from Boston Public Library regarding the temporary closing of the West End Branch Library on Cambridge Street from August 10-29, 2012 to replace...

Neighborhood Watch Initiative for The North End Fizzles Out

Many had high hopes for the Neighborhood Watch program initiated after May's Public Safety meeting at The Nazzaro Center. In fact, the list of...

State Rep. Durant Urges MassDOT to “Wean” Greenway Conservancy from State...

Following Tuesday's meeting by the Greenway Conservancy with their 5-year plan, State Representative Peter Durant (R-Spencer) issued the following letter to their regulator and...