Event Notices

Sunday News & Views: BBQs, Real Estate, Move-Ins, Restrooms and the Copps Hill Hawk


What’s Going On Sunday, September 2, 2012:

  • The end of summer Mirabella Pool Party starts at 11 am with a free BBQ for members ($10 for non-members).
  • The Madonna Della Cava Society holds its annual Labor Day weekend BBQ on Battery Street. See their website.
  • “Michael’s Tournament” at the Langone Park Bocce Courts at noon.

View details and more community happenings on the Events Calendar.

What’s new and exciting on the blog:

Old North Church opened its restrooms to the public this week. This might not seem like a big deal, but these are the only restrooms open to the public on the North End’s Freedom Trail. Read more.

What’s running hot:

Readers can’t get enough of September 1st move-in photos. We thought Saturday was better than previous years. But, the weekend is not over and there are more piles gathering overnight. Read more.


Catch up with the North End / Waterfront real estate market from our contributors. August sales compilation and Q&A column.

Neighborhood Photo of the Day:

There is a Red Tail Hawk living and hunting in the area of Copps Hill Terrace Park, captured here by Brendan O’Brien. He assures us that we would like this image better than the one showing how a hawk eats a pigeon.

Red Tail Hawk on Copp’s Hill Terrace – August 2012 by Brendan O’Brien

Click photo image above to enlarge.

Did you take a great photo? Have it featured by submitting it here.

Did we miss something or do you have something to add? Your comments are welcome below.