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Sunday, May 26, 2013 News & Views: Beirut Memorial Photo, Bruins Take Rangers Series

Neighborhood View of the Day: On this Memorial Day weekend, the Massachusetts Beirut Memorial is worth visiting at Christopher Columbus Park. It is dedicated to the Massachusetts Marines who lost their lives in Beirut, Lebanon on October 23, 1983. A hidden feature of the memorial design is that voices amplify and echo back when standing Read More…

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Revised May 28th Agenda: NEWRA ZLC Committee Adds Discussion of Major Development Projects

NEWRA Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee Meeting Agenda Tuesday, May 28, 2013, 7:00 PM Mariners House, 11 North Square, 2nd Floor 7:00 PM – 7:15 PM 266 Commercial Street, Four Winds Restaurant, Thomas Gioia has applied to the Mayor’s Office of Consumer Affairs and Licensing to amend the existing Live Entertainment License to include Karaoke Read More…

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Saturday 5/24/13 News & Views: Rainy Start to Holiday Weekend, Red-Nosed Photo and Things to Do

Neighborhood View of the Day: It’s a rainy Saturday start to the Memorial Day weekend. To lift your spirits, here is a photo of a red-nosed bicyclist with a daffodil in his hat on the Greenway. Did you take a cool photo in the North End / Waterfront? Email it to info@northendwaterfront.com to have it featured Read More…

Community Health & Environment

North End Beautification Committee Kicks Off Pilot Program to Clean North End Streets

The following news comes from the North End Beautification Committee. The North End is one of Boston’s busiest districts, thanks to all the wonderful restaurants, cafés, shops and historic points of interest including the Freedom Trail, Old North Church, Paul Revere’s House, and Copp’s Hill Cemetery. The North End Beautification Committee (NEBC) has developed a Read More…

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Friday 5/24/13 News & Views: Love Boston Photo & Rainy Start to Memorial Day Weekend

Neighborhood View of the Day: Taken shortly after the Boston Marathon bombings, outside the new Monica’s Mercato on Salem Street. Did you take a cool photo in the North End / Waterfront? Email it to info@northendwaterfront.com to have it featured here. North End / Waterfront Events on the Calendar: Are you one of those “first day” Read More…

Business Community People Photos & Videos

North End Stories: Frank Imbergamo Talks About North End Businesses in the 1950’s

North End Stories features this video with native North Ender, Frank Imbergamo. Frank points out some old time sights and shares stories about neighborhood staples from the 1950s like Giro’s and Blue Front Restaurants, and Boston Sausage. North End Stories is a digital narrative documenting the history of the neighborhood through its people. See more Read More…

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New Memorial Day Tradition: “Remembrance 2013: A Musical Tribute to Our Heros” at Christopher Columbus Park

Mayor Menino Announces New Tradition and Full Slate of Events for Memorial Day Weekend Introducing “Remembrance 2013: A Musical Tribute to Our Fallen Heroes” Mayor Thomas M. Menino and Veterans Services Commissioner Francisco Ureña today announced a new Memorial Day tradition for the city of Boston in the form of an outdoor concert titled Remembrance: Read More…

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Meeting Report: Trash and Recyling in Downtown Neighborhoods

The following is a report from a meeting held this week with other Downtown Boston neighborhoods on the trash and recycling situation. Meeting attendees: -Various members of Beacon Hill Civic Association, as well as their Trash & Sidewalks Committee and Green Committee -the Director of Chinatown Main Street -a Member of Chinatown Benevolent Association -Stephen Read More…

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The History of Cannoli: Italian American v. Italian

The History of Cannoli: Italian American v. Italian Join the North End Historical Society for a talk about this wondrous dessert that attracts thousands to the North End each year. Michele Topor of the famed North End Market Tours will share the intriguing history of this delectable treat! The event will end with a Q&A Read More…