The Weekender: Coffee Shop Closure, Police Roundup, Parade Photos!

Recapping the top 5 posts this week from, enjoy!

Boston Common Coffee is closing (NEWF image)
Boston Common Coffee is closing (NEWF image)

Boston Common Coffee Closing on Salem Street

Many of you may have noticed this past week that Boston Common Coffee Co. has closed their North End location on Salem Street. Their last day of operation was October 31st where they gave complimentary coffee to patrons. View the post for more information.

An Uncommon Coffee Shop, Part 1

Before Boston Common Coffee fell victim to increasing rent and competition, it was a special coffee shop to a group of regulars who made friends, celebrated birthdays and people watched from the window bar. Read the post for more on “the regulars” and their place to check in and chat.

Photo by Matt Conti.
Photo by Matt Conti.

Photo Gallery: 65th Annual North End Halloween Parade

Prizes, music and entertainment filled the 65th Annual Outdoor Halloween Party for North End families that was hosted by the Madonna Della Cava Society. The music selections ranged from Ghostbusters, Mickey Mouse and the Italian feast procession favorites.  View the post for photo coverage of the parade!

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

Before you get to the story about a disgruntled former employee making threats, read the four different incidents of larceny, which happened in almost every way with things being stolen from a building, car, while a bicycle was stolen and a wallet was lifted! View the reports.

October 2016 – North End / Waterfront Real Estate Sales

With sale prices in October ranging from $370,000 to $1,490,000, it is hard to argue that there is not a vast range of properties for sale in the North End / Waterfront. View the report to read the list of sales made in October of 2016.