Real Estate

Traffic Issues Carry the First Official Meeting on Lewis Wharf Hotel Proposal [Video]

A rainy night could not stop residents from packing the Nazzaro Center to attend the first official Impact Advisory Group meeting under the BRA Article 80 Large Project review for the Lewis Wharf Hotel proposal by JW Capital Partners. Above: Enjoy video coverage of the entire September 30th meeting. Key topics and concerns discussed by IAG Members: Much of the discussion was dedicated Read More…

Real Estate

September 2015 North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales

$0 – $599,999 57 Charter #2A: Studio with 285 sq.ft. sold for $264,000 181 Salem #17: 1 bed, 1 bath with 450 sq.ft. sold for $371,000 47 Tileston #6: 1 bed, 1 bath with 452 sq.ft. sold for $375,000 8 Battery #3: Studio with 475 sq.ft. sold for $375,000 19 Wiget #201: 1 bed, 1 Read More…

Community People Photos & Videos

North End Girl Friends Re-Unite [Photo Gallery]

Article by Francine Capodilupo Gannon; Photos by Michele Morgan The North End Girl Friend’s held their fifth annual reunion at Filippo’s Ristorante on September 26, 2015. Over 130 lovely ladies got together to share stories and reminisce about their days living in the North End. Women of all ages were in attendance — the oldest Read More…

Event Notices

Blessing of the Animals in the Prado on Sunday, October 4th

The Old North Church, RUFF (Responsible Urbanites for Fido) and Prince, the cat, invite all North End pets and their owners to the annual Blessing of the Animals Ceremony on Sunday, October 4 at 3:00 pm in the Prado. The Blessing of the Animals is celebrated each year on the Sunday closest to St. Francis Read More…

Schools Transportation

Eliot School Construction Update – Still Aiming for September 2016 Opening [Video]

View video footage from the Eliot School construction update, held at the Nazzaro Center on the evening of September 30, 2015. The City of Boston updated the community on the Eliot School construction schedule, highlighting progress with impacts on the community during the upcoming months.   Noteworthy points from the update: After a difficult demolition Read More…

Health & Environment

Take NEW Health’s 2015 Community Survey

North End Waterfront Health, located at 332 Hanover St., is conducting a survey in order to gauge the health needs of the neighborhood. The 31-question survey is confidential and anonymous – you do not need to provide any identifiers to take the survey. You also do not need to be a patient at the health Read More…


Gridiron Audibles: BC Improves to 3-1 With Win Over Northern Illinois

The homecoming crowd of 30,193 in attendance at Alumni Stadium was precisely what the Boston College Eagles needed to put last week’s loss to Florida State behind them. The outcome was a 17-14 win over the Northern Illinois Huskies. The victory improves BC’s record to 3-1, but failed to dismiss concerns centering on the offense. Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Fall Study Session

Fall study session on Water Taxi dock, Boston Harbor, September 29, 2015 – taken by Richard Chalfen   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Email your best photos to Please include a sentence (or more) telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

Real Estate

Parcel 9 Hotel Project Seeking Overlay Zoning District at Haymarket

Boston Redevelopment Authority Project Manager, Christopher Tracy, has provided some answers to Victor Brogna in response to his letter recently published on [See Parcel 9 (Haymarket Hotel) Letter on Development Progress, Or Lack Thereof] We very much appreciate Mr. Tracy’s update on Parcel 9, a project we have followed since 2009. Last October, this project went through Read More…