Community Health & Environment

North End Water & Sewer Project Update – June 2015

Boston Water & Sewer Commission (BWSC) continues with its major sewer and water main reconstruction project impacting nearly every street in the North End / Waterfront neighborhood. The following posters from contractor D’Allessandro contain the latest information on upcoming work for June 2015 which will focus on Hanover and N. Bennet Streets. The BWSC North Read More…

Event Notices

Events: Summer Fitness Kickoff, Public Safety Meeting, Summer Soiree, Santa Maria di Anzano Procession and More!

The start of a new and fresh week, be sure to take a look at some local events and community happenings! Monday, June 1 5:30pm Kickoff: Summer Fitness at Christopher Columbus Park The Boston Parks and Recreation Department and Boston Public Health Commission (BPHC) launch the 2015 Boston Parks Summer Fitness Series sponsored by Blue Cross Read More…


The Weekender: Summer Feast Schedule, Lucic Gets Tatted, “Ben Cotto” on the Way, City Hall Plaza Proposal?

Out and about all day today? When you need some down time to cool off inside, catch up on the top posts from this past week! Top Posts This Week: Summer 2015 North End Italian Feasts & Processions Schedule The summer can only mean one thing in the North End – feast season! Throughout the Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Armed Home Invasion, Unarmed Wallet Robbery, Complete A-1 Report

The following report is from this week’s District A-1 Boston Police blotter: Robbery/ Firearm 05/23/15  ~  11:40pm A male suspect was arrested at a local hospital for robbery with a firearm after seeking treatment for a gunshot wound to his right foot. The suspect along with 3 other males forcibly entered an apartment at 77 Endicott Street Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Weather Pessimist or Knowledgeable?

It’s true, the snow piles are not completely gone from Boston. Perhaps that is why the North End 7-Eleven store on Hanover Street is prominently displaying anti-freeze and windshield ice remover in its window. Monika Skole captures the photo above.   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Email your best photos to Please Read More…

People Schools

North End Students Graduate From Boston College High

On Sunday, May 17, 2015, at Boston College High School’s 151st Commencement, President William Kemeza and the Board of Trustees presented diplomas to 322 members of the class of 2015. Mr. John F. McQuillan, Jr., a 1983 graduate of BC High, President, Chairman and CEO of Triumvirate Environmental, gave the address. Among the graduates were Read More…

Event Notices

Ward 3 Democrats to Hold Caucus – Saturday, June 13th

Registered Democrats in Ward 3 of Boston will hold a caucus at the Nazzaro Community Center, (30 North Bennett Street) on Saturday June, 13th, 2015 at 10:30 AM to elect delegates to the 2015 Massachusetts Democratic Convention. Registration will begin at 10:00 AM. The Convention will be held on Saturday, September 19th, 2015 at the Read More…


Top 10 Tweets of the Week: Home Invasion, Flat Black Coffee, IWalked Video, #BostonCalling and More!

Between our @NorthEndBoston twitter feed and the top 10 tweets of the week, we keep the neighborhood updated on social media with trending news throughout the #NorthEnd #Waterfront of Boston! The Top 10 North End / Waterfront Tweets From This Week: [View the story “Top Tweets 5/27” on Storify]