People

Obituary: Geraldine Celeste (Dina) Marshall of Boston’s North End

MARSHALL Geraldine Celeste (Dina) of Boston’s North End, beloved wife of Harold Michlewitz MD, and mother of Aaron Michlewitz, succumbed to lung cancer on Wednesday, August 13, 2014. A life-long Bostonian born in Dorchester and raised also in Cohasset and Scituate by the late Kenneth and Eleanor Marshall, Dina was a survivor of breast cancer Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

NEMPAC Summer Programs…..It’s a WRAP!

The children involved at NEMPAC this summer filled our North End neighborhood with singing, dancing, musical instruments, and more! For five weeks, over eighty children and eight-teen instructors participated in the North End Music & Performing Arts Center’s youth camps including Children’s Music Theatre Workshop, Meet the Instruments Camp, Tiny Toes Ballet Camp, and Rock Read More…

Business Food & Drink Real Estate

New Pizzeria and Expanded Market Receive Support of Residents’ Association

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) voted to support two neighborhood business requests at their August 14, 2014 meeting. NEWRA members voted 22-4 to support a new 40-seat pizzeria at 357-361 Hanover Street by Nedia Trust (Joe Bono and Warren Mustacchio of Al Dente and Benevento’s). The location at the corner of Fleet Read More…

Photos & Videos

Photo Gallery: National Night Out on the Prado

The 2014 National Night Out brought out North End neighbors, Boston Police and elected officials to the Prado (Paul Revere Mall) last week. Held in conjunction with North End Against Drugs North End Family Pride Week, Mayor Marty Walsh spoke at the event, joined by Police Commissioner William Evans and many of his command from Read More…

Community Sports

Johnny Paolo Memorial Bocce Tourney Held at Langone Park

The annual Johnny Paolo Memorial Bocce Tourney was held as part of 2014 North End Family Pride Week. First place went to Jens and Carmine Vittoria and second place went to Joe Mendola and Pasquale Barone. The event was organized by Mike Giannasoli and held at the Langone Park bocce courts in Boston’s North End.

Commentaries Government

Downtown View: Mitt. A Democrat?

Karen is taking her first break since beginning to write in this space. She is offering some of her most remarked-upon columns for you to enjoy again. Mitt. A Democrat? (first published in December, 2011 (It probably applies to gubernatorial candidate Charlie Baker as well.) Our guy Mitt has met trouble lately in his effort Read More…

Event Notices

Events: Labyrinth Walk at Armenian Heritage Park, NEWRA Holds Summer Party, Movie Night at the Gassy Features “The Avengers”

The events post brings you an organized list of community happenings for the week ahead. Check out some local meetings, events, and community happenings. Summer in the North End is flying by, be sure to take advantage of some great neighborhood events. Monday, August 18 6:00pm Free Zumba Gold exercise classes at Christopher Columbus Park Read More…

Sports

24th Anniversary North End / North Adams LaFesta Baseball Exchange Game

The 2014 North End/North Adams LaFesta Baseball Exchange Game marks its 24th Anniversary of this program. Baseball players age 12 to 15 travel to North Adams in July and the North Adams team travels to Boston in August. This year the North End Team won one game in North Adams, the second game was rained Read More…

Event Notices

NEWRA Summer Party on Wednesday, August 20th

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) annual Summer Party is scheduled for Wednesday, August 20, 2014, 6:30 p.m. at the Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Avenue, Lewis Wharf. NEWRA members (and prospective members) are welcome to enjoy the North End’s waterfront and socialize with your community. Food and drinks will be served. Bring your Read More…

Photos & Videos

Fisherman’s Feast Opening Night Welcomes Santa Rosalia Society and Mayor Walsh [Photos]

The 104th Fisherman’s Feast opened on Thursday night, August 14, 2014 in Boston’s North End on North, Fleet and Lewis Streets. The statue of La Madonna Del Soccorso di Sciacca left her permanent chapel for a solemn procession to Christopher Columbus Waterfront Park for the Annual Blessing of the Fishing Waters. Joining the celebration this Read More…