An exciting week will always bring exciting news. Modern Pastry confirms their expansion, the Columbus Day Parade turned out huge crowds and we have some great photo’s from our very own, Matt Conti. The Police Blotter always seems to bring some interesting, yet disturbing stories. Don’t miss a beat – check out what you might have missed!
Come Saturday – Go Sox!
Crowds Come Out for North End Columbus Day Parade; Featuring Bands, Floats, Military, Italian-American Groups (and a Wedding!)
The Bi-Annual Columbus Day Parade took place in the North End. The parade included Boston Police and Fire honor guard, military personnel and vehicles, marching bands, drum & bugle corps, antique cars, neighborhood groups, color guard, floats and thousands of other participants. Read More
Modern Pastry Shop Confirms Expansion Into Former Piccola Venezia
Modern Pastry Shop is taking over the vacant space of Piccola Venezia and hopes to open by the holiday season. Read More
North End Segway Tour Operator Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Protection; Faces Year-End Deadline to Move
Boston by Segway has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection to deal with increasing fines from the City of Boston. The company has repeatedly run afoul of a 2011 ordinance regulating Segway tours. Total fines owed have reached nearly $200,000. The bankruptcy filing shows over $300,000 in total debt on the business. Read More