Monthly Archives: February 2016

February 22nd NEWNC Agenda: Crudo Alcohol License, ZipCar Program, Parking Extension!

Note: This North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council meeting will take place at the Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Avenue. This meeting was rescheduled to February...

Legal Expenses Skyrocket at BRA in Fight Over Long Wharf

Legal expenses by the Boston Redevelopment Authority nearly doubled last year in its fight to lease the space at the end of Long Wharf for a restaurant development. The...

Notable News: “The Godfather” Archive, Yelp’s Best 100, DiMasi Pension, and...

There was no shortage of articles about the North End / Waterfront, just take a look at the number of posts published in the past week! Appliance retailers turn...

National Children’s Dental Health Month

February is “National Children’s Dental Health Month”. This observation calls attention to the importance of children learning good dental habits at an early age.  Children’s...

Dog Owners Group, RUFF, Updates Residents on Dog Park Progress

https://youtu.be/S3Wj6sO-QKY Leslie Horn of the dog owner group, RUFF, provided a brief update on the organization's work over the winter. The new permanent dog park at the...

Residents Association Slams Process For New Liquor Licenses [Video]

https://youtu.be/Jz_cHcIU1sc North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) President Ford Cavallari called out the "elephant in the room" at the group's February meeting, referring to the new...

Neighborhood Photo: Valentine’s Day Morning Sea Smoke

Remember the frigid morning of Valentine's Day? Jaime Russell captures the sea smoke scene from Harbor Towers, saying "Mother Nature at its finest." “Neighborhood Photo”...

North End Students Earn High School Honors

The following residents from the North End recently received honors at area high schools. On the Arlington Catholic High School Honor Roll for the second marking...

Utility Room Fire on North Street

Boston Fire Department reported that call box 1241 was struck this morning at 6:20 a.m. for a fire in the utility room in the...

Downtown View: Jaywalking is Safest

It gladdened my heart last week to read that state Senator Harriette Chandler, a Democrat from Worcester and the Senate Majority Leader, proposed raising...

Neighborhood Updates at Residents Association Meeting [Video]

https://youtu.be/0bTO5BvJh_k The following neighborhood reports were made at the February 11, 2016 meeting of the North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA). Here is a summary...

Missing Person Alert: Zachary Marr Last Seen Outside “Bell in Hand”...

The Boston Police Department, in collaboration with the Harvard, MA Police Department, is seeking the public’s assistance in efforts to locate 22-year-old Zachary Marr. Mr....