Event Notices

Summer on the Waterfront Calendar Roundup for July 23 – 29, 2012

All events are week-long unless noted. Play the SOTW  trek at Saturday’s Summer Sampler and win great prizes! Earn 20 points with the SOTW SVCNGR trek, and you could win lunch for four at the Whiskey Priest! Play the trek: www.summeronthewaterfront.org Summer on the Waterfront Sampler (Free) July 28, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Rose Kennedy Greenway Boston, Read More…

Community

Poll Results: Locate Dog Park Behind Steriti Rink Off Commercial Street

The poll results are in for preferred areas to locate new dog parks in the North End / Waterfront area. The space that received the most votes was behind the Steriti Rink, off Commercial Street. Other favored spots include the existing gated area on Richmond Street, Christopher Columbus Park’s west lawn, Greenway Parcel 12 by Read More…

Business Food & Drink

Ida’s Italian Restaurant Reviewed at BakingMeHungry

Ida’s Italian Restaurant, an iconic North End spot at 3 Mechanic Street just off Hanover, was recently reviewed by BakingMeHungry. “Ida’s is one of the best kept secrets in the North End. Closed in July and open only three evenings on the weekends for dinner, Ida’s is truly a special clandestine spot. … Ida’s is Read More…

People

Obituary: Judean Elizabeth Langone of the North End

Judean Elizabeth Langone of Boston’s North End passed away peacefully from a battle with cancer on Friday, July 20, 2012 in Watertown, MA. Daughter of Joseph A. Langone III, sister of Madeliene, Maria, Diane, Clementina & Joseph (Lonnie). She was a daughter, sister, auntie and beloved friend. First and foremost she was a poet. Funeral Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Event Notices

87th Saint Joseph Feast – Schedule of Events for July 27, 28 & 29, 2012

The 87th Annual Saint Joseph Feast kicks off on Friday, July 27, 2012, 5:00 pm with the blessing of San Giuseppe at the Hanover Street chapel along with activities  on Battery Street. The festival runs through Sunday, July 29, 2012, featuring a star-studded lineup is scheduled including Marc Antonelli, Sharon “Z”, Frank Zarba, Ray Cavicchio, Read More…

Business Food & Drink

“Eat and Sip in the City” Visits the New Cocoanuts on Parmenter Street

Have you visited the new “Cocoanuts” store on Parmenter Street? Eat and Sip in the City stops in to the newest shop in the North End that specializes in gourmet snacks and treats. It’s the perfect spot to pick up a unique snack for yourself or to put together a bunch of options to bring Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

Christmas in July 2012 Set for Wednesday Night, July 25th

Deck the halls because Christmas is coming, on Wednesday July 25, 2012, 7pm at the Gassy – DeFilippo Park. There will be a movie showing of A Christmas Story, sponsored by ROC Teen Saturday and Regina Pizzeria. Christmas trees, snowmen, holiday lights and a visit from Santa Claus! All are welcome!

People Real Estate

Natalie Jabobson, Ex TV5 News Anchor, Moves to North End / Waterfront

Natalie Jacobson, the longtime news anchor at TV5, recently purchased a condo at Battery Wharf in Boston’s North End / Waterfront, according to a Banker & Tradesman report. The purchase price was $1.7 million at the condominium development associated with the Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel. According to the report, Jacobson previously owned condos on Huntington Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Larceny on Prince Street

This week’s reported incidents on the Boston Police Journal Log are shown below for the North End / Waterfront area, courtesy of BPD District A-1. Larceny 07/18/12 1:00am Victim reports an unknown person stole her purse from the table of a Prince St. restaurant. Purse contained license, phone and personal papers. 07/13/2012 5 FLEET ST Read More…

Real Estate

Ask Toni & Maria – Real Estate Column #16

“Ask Toni & Maria” is a real estate column written by Toni Gilardi and Maria DiTullio from Elite Boston Landmark Realty. Have them answer your questions in an upcoming column by emailing info@bostonlandmark.com. 1) Hey Toni and Maria, My lease is up August 31… my new lease starts Sept 1. My current Landlord would like Read More…

Community

Meeting Agenda: Greenway Conservancy Board of Directors and Leadership Council – July 24, 2012

Meeting agenda courtesy of the Rose F. Kennedy Greenway Conservancy: ROSE FITZGERALD KENNEDY GREENWAY CONSERVANCY Public Meeting of the Board of Directors and Leadership Council Tuesday, July 24, 2012; 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm 185 Kneeland Street, 1st Floor Conference Room Boston, MA AGENDA   Welcome and Review of the Agenda                                                  Georgia Murray, Read More…