Community Daily Briefs

3 Things for Monday: Singing Away, Top Bakeries, Labyrinth Walk, Construction Impact!

Three Things to Know for Monday, September 26th! 1. Enjoying a song on the North End streets. . . View this post on Instagram • T O N Y • Singing on the bench while we can, before it's too cold! #Tony #LittleItaly #Boston ———— Tony tratando de recordar la letra del bolero #Nosotros #Classic #GF A Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

Fay Chandler Emerging Art Exhibition Features North End’s Sandro Carella

The Fay Chandler Emerging Art Exhibition is available for viewing at Scollay Square Gallery, 3rd Floor September 28 – October 28, 2016 at Boston City Hall. The work of North Ender, Sandro Carella, has been selected for exhibition. A reception is scheduled for October 6th, 6pm where awards will be presented. The 2nd annual Fay Chandler EMERGING Art Read More…

Arts & Culture

Blessing of the Animals Set for Sunday, October 2nd at 1:30 PM on the Prado

Join clergy and friends from the Old North Church and RUFF for our annual Blessings of the Animals, in honor of St. Francis Day. This year’s blessing will be on Sunday, October 2nd at 1:30 pm (note the earlier time this year) in the Prado (Paul Revere Mall). All creatures great and small are welcome!  All Read More…


The Weekender: Saint Padre Pio, Pinkberry Closes, Development Adjustments, Artifacts at Old North!

Below are the top 5 posts from this week on! Heart of Saint Padre Pio Greeted by Thousands in Boston’s North End Thousands waited in line to get a glimpse of the heart of Saint Padre Pio that was presented at St. Leonard Church. The body of St. Pio is permanently exposed for veneration in Read More…

Community Government Health & Environment

BRA Loses in Court (Again) in Effort to Commercialize End of Long Wharf

The Boston Redevelopment Authority (BRA) lost its appeal in federal appeals court this week in what has been a decade long effort by the city agency to lease the end of Long Wharf for a restaurant development, once proposed as Doc’s Long Wharf, a 220-seat, 4,655 square-foot eatery/bar with outdoor tables. On September 23, 2016, the appeals Read More…


Drunken Crapper Leaves Apology Note and $50 Dunkin’ Gift Card

Warning: The attached note contains offensive language. To view the note, click this link or the thumbnail image to enlarge. On Friday morning, a load of human feces was found by workers on scaffolding around the North End home of Jennifer McGivern. The “deposit” was on top of a pile of wood, on a saw horse, about 5 Read More…

Event Notices

Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee to Hear Golden Goose Coffee Shop and Clark St HVAC

The Zoning, Licensing and Construction Committee of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) is holding its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 27, 2016, 7:00 p.m. at the Mariner’s House, 11 North Square, 2nd Floor. All are welcome to attend.

Community Daily Briefs

3 Things for the Weekend: Events Itinerary, Rooftop Views, NEAD Apple Picking, NEMPAC 15th Anniversary!

Three Things to Know for Today and the Weekend! 1. The Community Calendar has a full weekend planned throughout the North End / Waterfront: Friday, September 23 6:00pm NEMPAC 15th Anniversary Celebration. Arts enthusiasts everywhere join for the celebratory milestone year of this thriving community arts organization. Proceeds help to fund NEMPAC’s operation and programming costs, performing artists and musicians, Read More…