Event Notices

Monday, June 24, 2013 News & Views: North2South Baseball Classic and Stanley Cup Finals Game 6

Neighborhood View of the Day: Monday night is “do or die” for the Boston Bruins in Game 6 of the Stanley Cup Finals at TD Garden against the Chicago Blackhawks. On Prince Street, the Bruins’ gold fire hydrant is decked out for the game. Did you take a cool photo in the North End / Read More…

Arts & Culture Photos & Videos

Third Annual Saint Padre Pio Procession in Boston’s North End [Photos]

On Sunday, June 23, 2013, devotees to Saint Padre Pio held an Italian Mass and carried his statue from Saint Leonard Church throughout the streets of Boston’s North End. Accompanied by the North End Marching Band, this is the third year for the procession of Saint Pio, a relatively new saint canonized by Pope John Read More…

Community Health & Environment Photos & Videos

First Annual NEWHBA-Fest Health & Beauty Festival Comes to Christopher Columbus Park [Photos]

The North End Waterfront Heath & Beauty Alliance put on the inaugural NEWHBA-Fest at Christopher Columbus Park on Saturday, June 22, 2013. Joined by the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP), a full day of planned activities delighted young and old by bringing good health, physical fitness and beauty to the downtown Boston community. Some Read More…

Community

North End Stories Hosts “Pop-Up” Italian American Cultural Museum

North End Stories hosted a ‘pop-up’ Italian-American Cultural Museum at the gateway to the North End, on Cross Street between Hanover and Salem Streets, on Saturday, June 22, 2013. Earlier in the day, the group hosted a similar event in Uphams Corner on Dudley Street and Columbia Road. There were multi-media ‘exhibits’ to learn about Read More…

Event Notices

Saturday, June 22, 2013 News & Views: NEWHBA-Fest at Columbus Park, Pop-Up Italian-American Museum, Pool Opens and Paul Revere Sports Bruins Jersey for Game 5 Tonight

Neighborhood View of the Day: The Boston Bruins look to take the lead in Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals on Saturday night. Showing his support is Boston’s #1 Patriot, Paul Revere, decked out in black and gold on the North End’s Prado. Also showing support were fans at Friday’s send-off at TD Garden. Read More…

Sports

Bruins Send-Off at TD Garden for Game 5 of Stanley Cup Finals in Chicago [Photos]

Fans came out on Friday to TD Garden’s parking lot for a big send-off as the Boston Bruins head to Chicago for Game 5 of the Stanley Cup Finals. Many of the players took time to greet fans and give signatures. Blades was on hand as were the Bruins girls. Photos by Matt Conti.

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Attempted Break-in on Hanover Street

Highlighted incidents from this week’s Boston Police Journal Log for the North End / Waterfront area are shown below, courtesy of BPD District A-1. Attempted Breaking & Entering – Residential 06/16/13 2:25am Female victim reports an unknown person attempted to force open her rear Hanover St. apartment door. Suspect did not gain entry and fled Read More…

Government Photos & Videos Police & Fire

CBS Boston: Where Do U.S. Senate Candidates Stand on Possible DiMasi Pardon?

The video embedded below shows Jon Keller asking each of the U.S. Senate candidates where they stand on pardoning Sal DiMasi, the North End’s former State representative and Speaker of the House. (Video courtesy CBS Boston). A rundown on DiMasi pardoning stances: Markey: Balance illness and incarceration, move closer to home Gomez: No, would not Read More…

Event Notices

Friday, June 21, 2013 News & Views: Weekend Events Include NEWHBA-Fest, Pop-Up Italian-American Museum and Mirabella Pool Opening

Neighborhood View of the Day: Clouds over the North End at sunset, by Jerry Cordasco. Did you take a cool photo? Have it featured by emailing it to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a title, date taken and a sentence or two describing the photo. What’s Happening In The North End / Waterfront: There’s a lot coming Read More…