The Weekender: Harborfest, Fireworks, Real Estate Review, Transportation Study!

Listed below for your review are the Top 5 Posts of the Week:

Transportation Study Kicks Off for North Station Area

The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) and the Boston Transportation Department (BTD) hosted a visioning meeting for the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP). Hoping to improve the way people get around the North Station area, read the post for details on the project.

View the firework spectacular and more from the 4th of July.
View the firework spectacular and more from the 4th of July.

Fourth of July Photo and Video Roundup

In case you were not around for the 4th of July firework show in Boston, view the post to take a peek at this roundup from the big weekend around town.

Mid-Year Real Estate Review of North End / Waterfront Properties

This real estate summary shows the sales history and average price per foot in the major residential buildings throughout the North End / Waterfront area over the past 12 months, read the report.

Newly engaged, Aaron Michlewitz and Maria Puopolo
Newly engaged, Aaron Michlewitz and Maria Puopolo

Engagement Congratulations to Maria Puopolo & Aaron Michlewitz sending a congratulations to the North End’s own State Representative Aaron Michlewitz and his fiancée, Maria Puopolo on their recent engagement during a visit to New York City. View the post for details on the couple and the moment she said “yes!”

Downtown View: July’s Tragedy or Comedy

Admitting that democracies are more entertaining than dictatorships, noting the sheer participation that exists with democracies having uninformed people deciding matters of great importance. Read the article for more on American political parties, and “who knows? Britain might even have rejoined the EU.”

Editor’s Extra:

North End July 4th Sunset F-15 Eagles Flyover [Video]

Nothing says a Boston 4th of July like a flyover from two F-15 Eagles fighter jets. In case that is not patriotic enough for you, the flyover was during the National Anthem at the Esplanade Fourth of July show, view the video.