Event Notices

January 2016 – North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales

These are the real estate sales for January 2016 in the North End/Waterfront area. $0 – $499,999 Lincoln Wharf #321: 1 bed, 1 bath with 823 sq.ft. sold for $450,000 61 Prince #4-F: 1 bed, 1 bath with 601 sq.ft. sold for $475,000 328 Commercial #42: 1 bed, 1 bath with 631 sq.ft. sold for Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Reports: Stolen Modem, Space Saver Vandalism

The following incident report is courtesy of District A-1 Boston Police: Larceny 01/16/16  ~  7:00am – 11:00am A female victim reports that she was having maintenance work done in her Cooper Street basement apartment, when she returned her Comcast modem was missing from the apartment. Vandalism 01/24/16  ~  2:00pm – 7:45am Victim reports that he parked his Read More…

Community

The Weekender: Alcohol Abutters Meeting, Notable News, “Spirited Alleyway” and More!

Summarizing the top posts from the past week at NorthEndWaterfront.com, catch up on all the news and stories you may have missed! Top 5 Posts of the Week: Local Restaurants Receive Community Support for All-Alcohol License Upgrades [Video] Going through the meeting one applicant at a time, the North End held an abutters meeting for local restaurants who are Read More…

Business

Top Tweets of the Week: First Snowfall, Cannoli Line, #NorthEndYoga, and More!

Despite a few inches of snow accumulating in the North End, many residents and visitors took to the streets, enjoying the snow and the warm weather in the following days. The Top 10 North End / Waterfront Tweets From This Week: Here we go… @NorthEndBoston pic.twitter.com/uxMNV4PdZU — Allison Norman (@anorman6) January 24, 2016 https://twitter.com/igofboston/status/692075592108371968 North end Read More…

Commentaries

Life on the Corner: Enough is Enough

City planners hate neighborhoods like the North End. The narrow, meandering streets, the old fashioned, inefficient tenement housing and the chaotic life on the sidewalks are anathema to city planners and don’t correlate with the neat, highly structured algorithms they studied in graduate school. How much better it would be if they could raze those Read More…

Community Daily Briefs

Notable News: Bridge Dismantling, DiMasi’s Pension, ‘Boston in Flux,’ Restaurant Fireplaces, and More!

What other website takes the time to search and scan news outlets every week to bring you one concise, informative post with all the notable news about the neighborhood? ‘Boston in Flux’ blends modern Boston with city of old The City of Boston has been in heavy transition over the past several decades, especially in Read More…

Food & Drink

Local Restaurants Receive Community Support for All-Alcohol License Upgrades [Video]

Dozens of residents, business owners, and restaurateurs listened to local restaurants who are applying for an upgrade to an all-alcoholic beverage license. Presenting in hopes of gaining community support, seven North End restaurants are vying for one of the eight remaining upgrades that are currently available from the City of Boston.  Maria Lanza from the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services chaired the meeting, Read More…

Event Notices Police & Fire Transportation

Notice: Eversource to Begin 6-8 Week Reliability Project

The following notice is from Eversource Energy: Starting as early as Wednesday January 27th we will begin working on Salem Street between Parmenter Street and Prince Street. This work will be done weekdays 9:30am – 3:30pm with an estimated duration of this work taking 6-8 weeks. Parking restrictions may be necessary, and will be clearly posted in advance of Read More…

Event Notices

Events: All-Alcohol Abutters Meeting, CityFeast, NEAD Bingo Fundraiser, and More!

The all-alcohol licenses abutters meeting will kick off the events this week, leading into CityFeast and the always popular NEAD bingo fundraiser! All that and more are scheduled as seen below: Monday, January 25 6:00pm New All-Alcohol Licenses Abutters Meeting at Nazzaro Center [30 N. Bennet Street, Boston] The City of Boston is holding an abutters meeting regarding the new all-alcohol licenses Read More…