Arts & Culture

Poem Celebrates 241st Anniversary of Patriot’s Day & Old North’s Lantern Ceremony

Inspired by her first Old North Lantern Ceremony on the eve of Patriot’s Day, Lillian Hallberg wrote this poem. Celebrating 241 Years O ye daughters and sons of liberty, these stairs do creak neath the weight of history’s tale. Paul Revere didst wait that eve to see the revolution’s wick, waving light from Old North’s spire. Two Read More…

Community Food & Drink

North End Chef Jose Duarte at Joslin’s “A Taste of Ginger”

Celeb chefs Jose Duarte, Ming Tsai, Joanne Chang, Karen Akunowicz and Jasper White were among nearly 30 Boston-area chefs who participated in Joslin Diabetes Center’s 12th annual A Taste of Ginger event, which raised about $300,000 for Joslin’s Asian American Diabetes Initiative (AADI). Over 400 supporters and foodies gathered at the beautiful MFA for a Read More…

People Sports

North End Resident Crosses the Boston Marathon Finish Line

Running in the Boston Marathon for the first time and finishing the international race that attracts thousands of participants is really something to brag about. While winning is the lifelong ultimate goal, for North End resident Michael LoPriore (53 years old) it was a great start and a terrific accomplishment. LoPriore’s overall time, start to finish Read More…

Event Notices

Events: Taste of the North End, Haymarket Lecture, Boston Harbor Gala, and More!

Your weekly planner for local events and happenings, the Sunday events post! Monday, April 25 5:00pm Boston Harbor Now! Auction Gala at Boston Harbor Hotel, Rowes Wharf Helping to raise funds to continue the great work of the newly merged Boston Harbor Now!, the annual Boston Harbor Celebration and Auction has long been a popular and much enjoyed networking Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

Commemoration of the Armenian Genocide on the Greenway

The annual commemoration of the Armenian Genocide of 1915 was held Sunday on the Greenway at the Armenian Heritage Park. Members of the Massachusetts Armenian Genocide Commemoration Committee were joined by marchers who had protested earlier in the day at the Turkish Consulate in Boston. View this post on Instagram Boston Armenian Heritage Park. #armeniiangenocide #genocide #armenian #massachusetts Read More…

Community Government Schools

Councilor Sal LaMattina Announces Funding for New Community Center Study, Prado Renovations, North Square, Puopolo and Langone Parks [Video]

District 1 City Councilor Sal LaMattina visited the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) with good news on neighborhood funding, including: $100 thousand to study and find a site for a new community center in the North End to replace or complement the Nazzaro Center. $1.9 million in funding for the renovation of the Paul Revere Read More…