Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: SunAWARE at Boston Harbor Islands Pavilion

Children’s Melanoma Prevention Foundation (CMPF) has been working with the Boston Harbor Islands National and State Park, the Department of Conservation and Recreation and Boston Harbor Now this summer to educate tourists, residents and Island staff about the importance of proper sun protection.  The goal of the partner organizations is to promote a lifelong habit of being SunAWARE. As part of Read More…

Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Friends of Christopher Columbus Park Meeting, Snake on the MBTA, Union Oyster House Reopens & Waterfront Spots to Visit!

Everything you need to know for Tuesday! Events on Tuesday, August 8th: 6:30pm FOCCP Meeting. All are welcome to attend the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park monthly meetings, where we plan upcoming events and recap recent Park news. Meetings take place at the Mariner’s House, 11 North Square in the North End. Summertime in the City: View Read More…

Community

Photo Gallery: Neighborhood Family Boat Cruise on Boston Harbor

The annual Emile Pugliano/Bobby D Neighborhood Family Boat Cruise brought families from all over the North End to Boston Harbor. The event was held on July 31st, 2017 as part of the 28th North End Family Fun Festival sponsored by North End Against Drugs (NEAD) and Eversource. Many thanks to the Nolan Family owners of Boston Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

District Crime Incidents Tick Up 2%; Public Safety Meeting Rundown

Boston Police District A-1 provided an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents, summarized below, at the August 2017 North End Public Safety Meeting. The overall number of reported crime incidents in Boston District A-1 is up 2% year-to-date. Here is a rundown of July 2017 crimes relevant to the North End / Waterfront area. Robberies Read More…

Daily Briefs

Monday’s Guide: MSL Pilates Bootcamp, Burroughs Wharf Fire Rescue, Lobster Rolls & Upcoming Art Exhibit

Here’s what you need to know for Monday! Events for Monday, August 7th: 6:30pm MSL Pilates Bootcamp. Trainer Ali Baldassare leads you through her signature Pilates Fusion Bootcamp class while a live DJ spins the hottest beats to create a unique and motivating environment! On the Greenway at Hanover and Cross Street. Scenes from around the Read More…

Featured

103rd St. Agrippina’s Feast Sunday Procession [Photos]

The 103rd St. Agrippina’s Feast was capped off Sunday with a 10-hour Grand Procession through the North End streets. Both the North End Marching Band and the Italian-American Band kept everyone upbeat with traditional feast music. Adding some Irish flair to the festive procession were the Greater Boston Firefighters Pipe and Drum Corps. The Grand Procession ended with the Read More…

Health & Environment

Residents Petition for Removal of Lewis Wharf Harbor Piling Field

A group of petitioners associated with the Save North End Waterfront / No Lewis Wharf Hotel effort submitted a letter to the City and State regulators advocating for the removal of the dilapidated harbor pilings around Lewis Wharf. “There are large amounts of floating and partially submerged debris within and around the former pile fields, Read More…

Announcements

30 year Waterfront resident downsizing sale

Location: Mariner Condominium 300 Commercial St. Lovely and practical items from designer home. Many items great for a new local apt. Stop in Sat Aug 5 2-6 Sun Aug 6 and next weekend or call for a time convenient for your schedule. Everything priced to sell and all offers are appreciated Lynne 310-666-4935 mobile

Community

The Weekender: Haymarket Hotel, Burroughs Wharf Fire, Super Yacht, Waterfront Planning, National Night Out & “Changing Course” Art Project

This week’s top read posts featured the highly discussed Haymarket hotel, waterfront planning for the future, neighborhood gatherings and more! Catch up on these most popular articles below. Haymarket Hotel at Parcel 9 to Break Ground in Spring 2018 Construction on the 6-story, 225-key hotel located along Blackstone Street and the Rose Kennedy Greenway will begin in the Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Motorcycle Thefts and Drug Warrant Arrest

These are the latest crime incidents reported on the weekly Boston Police District A-1 journal log. Larceny (Motorcycle Theft) 07/21 – 07/22/17         10:45pm – 1:00am Victim reports  his motorcycle was stolen while parked on North St. . Victim further stated he came out to go to work and his 2005 Yamaha (black) Read More…

Featured Photos & Videos

Boston Police and State Troopers Disperse Crowds in North End

Boston Police and State Troopers put on a massive show of force on Friday night as droves of teenagers gathered in the North End on Commercial Street. Police presence was high at the St. Agrippina’s Feast on Hanover Street, a draw for the crowd, where an Aerosmith cover band performed. As the situation developed, police Read More…