Monthly Archives: April 2016

National Infant Immunization Week

Infant immunization week runs from April 16 to the 23rd and highlights the importance of protecting infants from vaccine-preventable diseases and to celebrate the...

Look Inside Frank DePasquale’s Reimagined and Expanded Trattoria il Panino

New to Boston's North End in April 2016 is the reinvention of Trattoria il Panino by restauranteur Frank DePasquale. At the former location of Caffe Pompeii,...

Lighting of the Lanterns at Old North Church for Patriot’s Day...

https://youtu.be/kSwXfJ86d_E The Lighting of the Lanterns capped off the 241st Lantern Ceremony on Sunday night recalling the events of April 18, 1775. This year, National Park Service...

Photo Gallery: NEMPAC Performathon – A Success!

The NEMPAC Performathon held on April 9th at the Boston Public Market was a heart-ful day filled with high spirits, love, and support for...

Seniors Hold Spring Luncheon

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) recently held its spring luncheon at 1 Michelangelo Street in the North End.  Nearly...

Mark Wahlberg Gives Mayor Walsh Assist With Midnight Ride Orders to...

Bringing some Hollywood flair to the annual Patriot's Day re-enactment of Paul Revere's Midnight Ride, actor Mark Wahlberg gave Mayor Marty Walsh an assist...

New Rental Property Registration & Inspection Rules Go Into Effect July...

https://youtu.be/_sf1zRoPVeA Will Onuoha, Assistant Commissioner of Boston Inspectional Services Department (ISD), presented the new rules for rental property going into effect on July 1, 2016....

Downtown View: Finally the T did Something Right. Almost.

The new Government Center T station opened with cheers all around. It finished ahead of schedule despite complicated underground construction, trains that had to...

North End Friends of St. Francis House Raise Nearly $10,000

Just wanted to say a BIG THANK YOU to all who donated to the St. Francis House Fundraiser this past Friday and Saturday.  We...

Events: Paul Revere’s Ride Re-enactment, Marathon Monday, Food Truck Festival!

Ah, the Sunday events post, just think of this as your weekly planner for local events and happenings! Monday, April 18 Patriot’s Day – Boston Marathon City...

Video: Gov. Baker Gives Keynote at 241st Lantern Ceremony

https://youtu.be/8NcoVzd2PnI Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker was the keynote speaker on Sunday night at the 241st Lantern Ceremony. Introducing Gov. Baker was Old North Foundation Vice Chair...

Neighborhood Photo: Helicopter Passing on Busy Weekend

Security helicopters seem to be all over Boston for the Patriot's Day and Boston Marathon activities. Dr. Joe Mendola captures this shot at sunset...