Community Daily Briefs

Notable News: Sfizi Coming, Fun in Boston, St. John School Principal, “Sea Monstah” and More!

Newspapers, websites, blogs, mobile alerts, you name it – we cover it. The notable news post is one centralized area to get your news from all different types of sources!  North End Tapas-Style Bar Sfizi to Open October 15 Adding to the growing diversity of restaurants in the neighborhood, the North End will soon welcome a Italian-style tapas-restaurant. Read More…


Nazzaro Center Kids Raise over $500 for Making Strides

At the opening day of the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) Soccer Program at Puopolo Park, the Nazzaro Center kids raised over $500 for Making Strides, a Breast Cancer Walk which they will participate in, according to John Romano. “Paige Fitzgerald and her family organized the fundraiser along with Michele Deavue of the Center,” Romano Read More…

Community People Photos & Videos

43rd Annual Reunion Celebrated by Friends of the North End [Photos]

The Friends of the North End recently celebrated their 43rd annual reunion at the Sons of Italy Hall in Winchester.  This year’s reunion was attended by 180 North Enders and was dedicated to Joseph “Dom Di Magg” Campochiaro. Dom was a friend, coach and mentor to practically all in attendance. Much of his memorabilia was Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Panorama and Reflecting Bridges

Becca Griffin was in a mood to take pictures of bridges, capturing this dramatic panorama of the Museum of Science bridge along with the Zakim Bridge reflecting in the channel. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Email your best photos to Please include a sentence (or more) telling us about your photo. See Read More…

Event Notices

Events: Lewis Wharf IAG, Public Safety Meeting, Italian Heritage Month, St. Joseph’s Concert and More!

Below is a list of events in the North End / Waterfront neighborhood as we close the books on September and jump into the final quarter of the 2015 calendar! Wednesday, September 30 3:00pm Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Plan Meeting at City Hall, 5th Floor The next Downtown Waterfront Municipal Harbor Planning public meeting will have discussion of municipal harbor plan components and Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops Brass Quintet Draw Crowd at Park Concert

The Boston Symphony Orchestra and Boston Pops Brass Quintet performed at Christopher Columbus Park on Sunday, September 27th. This special event and other concerts are part of the Fall Parks Concert Series in cooperation with Boston Parks and Recreation Department. Here are some photos from the concert and park crowd.

Event Notices

Lewis Wharf IAG Meeting on Wednesday, September 30th

On Wednesday September 30th @ 7:00pm the proponent will present to the IAG for the first time under their formal Article 80 review. The public may come and participate if any time is leftover, but IAG members will have preference to speak. There is an Elliot School abutters meeting from 6 to 7pm this night Read More…

Real Estate

Parcel 9 (Haymarket Hotel) Letter on Development Progress, Or Lack Thereof

Victor Brogna, North End resident and Impact Advisory Group Member for the Parcel 9 project at Haymarket, catches us up on the progress (or lack thereof) in the long-delayed development. [See also the Parcel 9 post archive here on] September 23, 2015 Christopher Tracy Project Manager Boston Redevelopment Authority One City Hall Square, 9th Floor Read More…