Community Food & Drink Health & Environment People

Team Trevor and Tresca Host Fundraiser For Cystic Fibrosis Research

Team Trevor held a fundraising event with special guest, “Boston’s Finest’s” Jennifer Penton at the North End’s Tresca on Tuesday night to benefit Cystic Fibrosis research. Team Trevor is named for a young man whose daily medical routine would make most people grow weary. Diagnosed with CF when he was only five months old, Trevor Read More…

Community

North End Against Drugs Back to School Party at Improv Asylum

North End Against Drugs held their Annual Back to School Party at the Improv Asylum on Hanover Street. Thanks to the generosity of the Improv close to 100 NEAD family members were treated to a great Improv Comedy Show. Everyone also enjoyed free pizza from Regina’s Pizza. The day wrapped up with a free raffle Read More…

Business Food & Drink

Boston Magazine Honors Two North End Restaurants, Whisk and Neptune Oyster

The November 2013 issue of Boston Magazine includes the publication’s annual list of Greater Boston’s 50 must-try restaurants.  Two North End eateries have been featured in the list: Whisk at 351 Hanover Street is the pop-up restaurant that has gained a steady following allowing for an extended stay in the location formerly known as Volle Read More…

Commentaries Government

Downtown View: What Should We Make of Endorsements?

Endorsements from elected officials have been descending on mayoral candidate Marty Walsh like autumn leaves. John Connolly is getting his fair share of the fall’s bounty too. Should you care? Observers differ on how effective endorsements are. If they are heartfelt and a voter likes the endorser, it might have an effect. But voters can Read More…

Food & Drink Government Photos & Videos

North End Fundraiser at Antico Forno for Mayoral Candidate Marty Walsh

After holding a campaign event last week in the neighborhood, Mayoral Candidate Marty Walsh returned to the North End on Monday night. Antico Forno owner, Carla Gomes hosted the event with Dr. Ronald Gomes. Also attending were Carney Hospital President Dr. Andrew Davis, his wife Sonya, Dr. Richard Herman and Dr. Paul Boinay. The mayoral Read More…

Health & Environment

Petition Circulating For 6am-9am Trash Drop

Attached is the petition I’ve started in hopes to get the residents of the North End and Waterfront on the same page for “no trash on the streets overnight”. [button link=”http://chn.ge/17VQm2V” size=”large” style=”info” color=”green”]Sign the Online Petition[/button] [button link=”http://northendwaterfront.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/toni-gilardi-trash-petition.pdf” size=”medium” style=”download” color=”blue”]Download PDF Version to Print[/button] We are heading toward a full blown health crisis Read More…

Community Photos & Videos Real Estate

Friends of Christopher Columbus Park Provides Update at City Planning Meeting [Video]

The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park presented at the October 23, 2013 Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Planning Advisory Committee Meeting, hosted by the Boston Redevelopment Authority at City Hall. Speaking on behalf of the FOCCP’s 300+ members was President Joanne Hayes-Rines. FOCCP is an all-volunteer non-profit organization in the North End / Waterfront whose mission Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

NEMPAC / ONC Announce 2013-2014 Winter Concert Series

Add some light to the winter nights and join us for the 3rd Annual NEMPAC & Old North Church Winter Concert Series. Our concert series is free and all are welcome! Check out our exciting line up and we hope to see you and your family at a concert coming up! SCOTT BONI JAZZ TRIO Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Spooktacular Bride

There’s a Spooktacular Bride in town on the balcony at Union Wharf, captured here by Christine Barton of Measured in Moments. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Did you take an interesting photo in or around Boston’s North End / Waterfront? Have it featured by emailing it to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a title, date taken Read More…

Event Notices

Events This Week: World Series, Halloween & Town Hall Meeting

This week brings exciting events from all angles – The Sox continue their trek in the World Series and a town hall style meeting is being held by Senator Anthony Petruccelli and State Representative Aaron Michlewitz. Halloween events are taking place all week leading into the weekend where we turn our clocks back and end Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Photos & Videos

Photo Gallery: NEMPAC’s OktoberFesta Fundraiser in the North End

It was an OktoberFesta fundraiser on Saturday night to support NEMPAC, the North End Music and Performing Arts Center, held at the Fisherman’s Club in the North End. Friends, supporters, board members and staff came out to celebrate the non-profit’s arts programing for kids and adults. In addition to its educational outreach through the Eliot Read More…