Real Estate Schools

Iconic Clock at Salem & North Bennet Street Goes Back Up

The large clock on the corner of North Bennet Street and Salem Street was put back on Thursday, shown in these photos by Phil Celeste of RMG Realty. Formerly the location of the North Bennet Street School, the building is undergoing a complete renovation as part of the Eliot K-8 Innovation School expansion. This is a good Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Early Voting Draws Downtown Residents

Cynthia Malm shares this “round the building” image of the lines for early voting this week at City Hall. Early voting ends on Friday, November 4th with Election Day on Tuesday, November 8th. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Email your best photos to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a caption (or more) telling us Read More…

Community Daily Briefs

Thursday’s 3 Things: Sign Location, Belafonte Lecture, Public Safety Meeting, Super Duck Tours Closes

Three Things to Know Today 1. The Boston Molasses Flood plaque. Quiz – can anybody name the location of this? View this post on Instagram Oh to be alive and in Boston at that time to see such a sight! I love plaques with random trivia. #boston #bostonmolassasflood A post shared by Erica Martin Brown (@ericaleigh33) on Read More…

Health & Environment

NEW Health: Spread COPD Awareness in November

November is COPD Awareness Month. Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, commonly referred to as COPD, is a serious lung disease that makes it hard for people to breath.  COPD can also be referred to as chronic bronchitis or emphysema. When you have COPD, the airways are partially blocked so it makes it hard to get air Read More…

Government Schools

St. John School Students Visit City Hall

Our St. John School 5th Graders went on a field trip to City Hall where they visited the City Hall Council Chambers. They met with City Councilor Sal LaMattina, who explained the duties of the City Council, talked about the upcoming election, the city charter, the city ordinances and the legislative branch of the city government. The students Read More…

Event Notices

Harry Belafonte “Inspiring Activism” at Faneuil Hall on Thursday, November 3rd

The Najarian Lecture on Human Rights presents Harry Belafonte at Faneuil Hall. The lecture will be followed by a reception at the Bostonian Hotel. This event is an endowed program of Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway, free and open to the public. Correction: The title of this post was updated to reflect the correct Read More…

Community Daily Briefs

3 Things for Wednesday: DiMasi Hearing, Boston 311 Reports, Cape or North End?

Halfway Mark – Three Things to Know for Wednesday! 1. The following articles might be interesting to many of you: Judge Hears Arguments For DiMasi Compassionate Release The Bureau of Prisons, along with the consent of U.S. Attorney Carmen Ortiz is asking Judge Mark Wolf to grant Sal DiMasi a compassionate release from prison, three years before Read More…

Real Estate

October 2016 – North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales

Here are the residential real estate sales that closed in October 2016: $0 – $699,999 Lincoln Wharf #16: 1 bed, 1 bath with 785 sq.ft. sold for $370,000 16 North Sqaure #2: 1 bed, 1 bath with 560 sq.ft. sold for $440,000 Lincoln Wharf #617 – 1 bed, 1 bath with 700 sq.ft. sold for Read More…

People

Obituary: Lucy (Macri) Papa of Boston’s North End

Lucy (Macri) Papa of Boston’s North End on October 31, 2016. Beloved wife of the late Nicholas Papa. Loving mother of Nicholas Papa and his wife Beatrice of Revere and Maria Milso and her husband John of East Bridgewater. Cherished grandmother of DeAnna Venezia, Kristen Rotondo and John Milso II; great-grandmother of Isabella, Sophia, Gianna Read More…

Event Notices

It’s Not Too Late! Friends of Christopher Columbus Park Gala on Friday, November 4th

It’s not too late! We hope you can join us! Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park cordially invite you to an elegant evening to support the Gem of the North End and Waterfront. We will be celebrating this Friday, November 4, 2016 – 6:30 to 11:00 pm at Boston Harbor Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Fall Colors

Changing Fall colors in Christopher Columbus Park under the Custom House tower, captured by Jon Campanelli.   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Email your best photos to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a caption (or more) telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.