Health & Environment

North End Water & Sewerage Works November 2016 Update

Phase 2 of the North End Water & Sewer Project is underway. Here is the latest update from Boston Water & Sewer Commission, including contact information and scheduling for the upcoming month of construction work. For November 2016, a new 12″ sewer main will be installed at North Square including the temporary removal of some Read More…

Community Daily Briefs

3 Things for Halloween: Trick ‘r Treat, Carnival & Parties, Mischief Night?

Happy Halloween! Three Things to Know for Today: 1. Possibly the result of mischief night? View this post on Instagram Walked by this uprooted tree near the North End yesterday. Painted by @nateswainestreetartist last year, tree had been dead for 2 years. #guerillaart #streetart #art A post shared by Sheila Martin Starr (Lala) (@sashava_style) on Oct Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Photos & Videos

Video: North End Halloween Parade

The Madonna Della Cava Society hosted North End families at its 65th Annual Outdoor Halloween Party on Saturday, October 29th. The highlight was the parade through the North End streets. Leading the parade were members from the Saint Alfio’s Band with music selections ranging from Ghostbusters, Mickey Mouse, When Saints Come Marching In and, of course, the Italian feast procession Read More…

Kids & Families People Schools

St. John School Trick or Treats at Coast Guard Base

Holy Halloween costumes Batman! It’s that time of year again when ghosts and goblins appear to take over the North End and that is exactly what happened at the United States Coast Guard Base last Friday when the Coast Guard personnel hosted our St. John School students. They invited all the minions, superheroes, princesses and Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Kids & Families Photos & Videos

Photo Gallery: 65th Annual North End Halloween Parade

The Madonna Della Cava Society hosted North End families at its 65th Annual Outdoor Halloween Party on Saturday, October 29th. The highlight was the parade through the North End streets. Leading the parade were members from the Saint Alfio’s Band with music selections ranging from Ghostbusters, Mickey Mouse, When Saints Come Marching In and, of course, the Italian feast procession Read More…

Community

The Weekender: Cycle Tracks, Sidewalk Carving, $60,000 Raised for Italy Relief!

Recapping the top 5 posts this week from NorthEndWaterfront.com, enjoy! Poll: What Do You Think About the North End Cycle Track? With one less lane for cars and construction all along Commercial Street, many of you are well aware of the cycle tracks. How do you feel about them? Cast your vote and see how your neighbors feel Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Employee Threats, Stolen Bicycle, Jewlery and Packages

The following report is from this week’s District A-1 Boston Police blotter. Threats 10/19/16  ~  7:30pm The manager of a Hanover Street restaurant reports that he fired an employee via the telephone, at this time the former employee began to verbally threaten the victim with bodily harm. Detectives to follow up. Larceny from Motor Vehicle Read More…

Business Community Real Estate

Chronicle TV Features North End Vs. South End Battle

Chronicle on WCVB Ch5TV featured Boston’s classic neighborhood fight, North End vs. South End. The show originally aired on Thursday, October 27th and clips are now available for online viewing. They won’t allow us to embed them here, so you’ll have to go to their website. Segments included lifestyle, real estate, food and fun. The North Read More…

Business Food & Drink

Boston Common Coffee Closing on Salem Street

Boston Common Coffee Co. is closing its North End location at 97 Salem Street, per Adam Castiglioni who first broke the story on his Boston Hospitality and Tourism Industry Blog. The last day of operations will be October 31st with complimentary coffee to patrons on Monday. The company’s three other downtown locations will remain open. The Read More…

Community Event Notices Kids & Families

Your Halloween Guide to all the Halloweekend Events!

Looking to go all out this year on Halloween? Whether you are looking to Trick ‘r Treat, have a few beverages, or simply get dressed up to have a good time, there is surely an event or two for you! The North End / Waterfront is packed with events for you and the entire family, so although we Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices Health & Environment

Saturday Focus Group in North End on Public Art and Climate Change

North End Residents Needed for FOCUS GROUP “Public Art and Climate Change:  Learning from “High Tide” Professors Carolina Aragón and Elisabeth Hamin, from the University of Massachusetts Amherst, are conducting a research project to understand to role of public art in communicating about climate change. We would like to invite North End neighborhood residents over Read More…