RUFF Hosts Doggie Soiree to Celebrate PetSafe Grant

Responsible Urbanites for Fido (RUFF) hosted a fun soiree to celebrate their $25,000 Grant from PetSafe to help build the permanent Dog Park in the Gassy (Defilippo Park). PetSafe was present at the event that was packed with dapper attire, while owners and pets enjoyed some human and doggie desserts, and a RUFF photo booth.  The team from PetSafe gave away Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Photos & Videos

Triumphant Evening for NEMPAC at 15th Anniversary Celebration

Hundreds of community members, parents, instructors, founders and supporters gathered on Friday, September 23rd  at the Boston Marriott Long Wharf to share their appreciation for neighborhood arts and culture at the 15th Anniversary Celebration of the North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC). Mayor Martin J. Walsh received an award for his support of Read More…


North Station Area Mobility Plan Action Item List – Comments Requested

From the planners working with on the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP): Please find attached the initial action item list for the North Station Area Mobility Action Plan (NSAMAP). This is a large universe of potential projects that has been developed through community meetings, pop ups, and our interactive web wikimap. As we mentioned Read More…

Kids & Families

NEAA Players and Families See Sox Sweep Yanks

Last weekend, the North End Athletic Association sent 29 players and family members to see game #2 of the Red Sox 3 Game Sweep of the New York Yankees at Fenway park. The tickets were free, but parents we encouraged to make a donation to Breast Cancer – Making Strides which they happily did. The Read More…

Community Daily Briefs

3 Things for Tuesday: Rain Today, Margaret Street in 2016, No Long Wharf Restaurant!

Three Things to Know for Tuesday, September 27th! 1. The events calendar has the following events for today: 3:00pm NE Senior Pride Day at Columbus Plaza. The Senior Pride Day event will be at Christopher Columbus Plaza has been cancelled due to inclement weather.  A rescheduled date will be chosen soon. View photos from the 2015 North End Senior Pride Day. 2. A Read More…

Commentaries Real Estate

Downtown View: Infrastructure. Investment. Interesting.

Throughout the 1990s and into the early 2000s, Boston boldly invested in itself. It cleaned up the harbor, spending $3.8 billion on the Deer Island Treatment Plant alone. It spent from $650 to $850 million, depending on how you count, in state money for the Boston Convention and Exhibition Center, said spokesman Nate Little. Fifteen Read More…

Event Notices

Cancelled: North End Senior Pride Day on September 27th

Note: This event has been cancelled due to the inclement weather forecast. Check the Events Calendar for updates and a rescheduled date. Join State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz and Mayor Marty Walsh for North End Senior Pride Day on Saturday, September 27th, 3pm-6pm at Christopher Columbus Plaza (corner of Richmond and Commercial Streets). There will be a shuttle pickup at Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: North End Visits San Gennaro’s Feast

North End residents and feast-goers showed their devotion to San Gennaro by presenting a ribbon donation at the 90th Feast of San Gennaro, held in NYC’s Little Italy.   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Email your best photos to Please include a caption (or more) telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.