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The Haymarket Project: Part Two – The Terminal Market

This is the second of four parts of The Haymarket Project, telling the stories of the diverse array of vendors in Boston’s Haymarket. This section interviews vendors in the Boston Market Terminal and features archival images from the early twentieth century. Vendors interviewed in Part Two include Otto Gallotto, Joseph Omessimo and Frank Pennacchio. The Read More…

Event Notices

Mark F. Frattaroli Toy Drive to Benefit Italian Home for Children

Filippo Ristorante, Lucia Ristorante, Ducali Pizzeria and Ward 8 are holding their 4th Annual Holiday Toy Drive to benefit the Italian Home for Children, in honor of Mark F. Frattaroli. Unwrapped items can be dropped off in the North End at Filippo’s or Ducali’s on Causeway Street or Lucia’s on Hanover Street until December 17, Read More…

Business

Editor’s Note: Introducing Conor Finley to NorthEndWaterfront.com

Please welcome Conor Finley as a contributing reporter on NorthEndWaterfront.com! This formal introduction is overdue since Conor has been posting regularly for the past couple of months. Still, I wanted to make it “official” since he has been so prolific that many of you have already told me how much you are enjoying his articles. Read More…

Event Notices

The Latest & Greatest: Remembering, Thievery and Bicycling

Chances are you’re not moving too much at the moment – either you’re exhausted from the shopping sprint of Black Friday, or you’re still trying to digest your turkey coma from last night. Either way, take a moment to check up on some of the things you might have missed when you were enjoying Thanksgiving! The weekend is Read More…

Health & Environment

U.S. Coast Guard Base Receives Good Neighbor Recognition Award

The Good Neighbor Recognition Award for November 2013 was awarded to the U.S. Coast Guard Base on Commercial Street by the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). The presentation was made by NEWRA Recognition Committee Chair, Janet Gilardi, to Captain Timothy J. Heitsch, CDR Lara A. Allison and ITCM Michael Bumgardner. The monthly award Read More…

Community

RUFF Gets The Richmond Street Dog Run in Shape for Winter

The North End RUFF team continues to be active despite the colder weather. Members met this week and spent about 2 hours cleaning up the Richmond Street dog run. With all the use the park has seen, the gravel has shifted from the back to the front, creating bare spots. With shovels and buckets, the Read More…

Event Notices

City Winter Activities Guide, Holiday Discounts, Decorating Contests and Free Parking

The City of Boston has rolled out its series of holiday programs including a small business shopping program, city-wide decorating contests and free holiday parking hours in business districts. There is also a Winter 2013 / 2014 Activity Guide with city-wide events through February. The Winter Activities Brochure 2013-14 An activity guide to tree lightings, performances and events Read More…

Police & Fire

Emergency 9-1-1 Reminder From BPD District A-1

EMERGENCY 9-1-1 Police – Fire Emergency Medical Services     Help at your fingertips. Dialing 9-1-1 will put you in immediate contact with the Police, Fire or Emergency Medical Services. Dial 9-1-1 to stop a crime, save a life or report a fire. However, there are other circumstances that may require dialing 9-1-1 for police assistance, Read More…