Event Notices Government

North End Spring Reception in Support of Councilor Lydia Edwards on May 2nd

*Sponsored Post* A North End spring reception in support of City Councilor Lydia Edwards will be held at The Living Room (101 Atlantic Ave.) on Wednesday, May 2 from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m. See the full invite below, including the donation link. To RSVP, please contact Melissa Morel at melissa@mlmstrategiesllc.com. This event is hosted by Senator Read More…

Featured Transportation

Bracing for Summer Start of Charlestown Bridge Work

Community members packed into the North End’s Nazzaro Center to hear updates from the Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) on the North Washington Street Bridge (i.e., Charlestown Bridge) replacement project. The $177 million project has been approved to replace the current bridge between the North End and Charlestown. The existing bridge is in a dire state with Read More…

Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Lobster Shortage, Special Old North Tours, NEMPAC Selling Tickets to the Sound of Music

Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, April 24 and if you love the Sound of Music, then you can’t miss NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe performance on May 17th at the Improv Asylum, continue reading.  Here’s what else you need to know for Tuesday… 10:30AM Disney with Mr. Dan. Join the North End Library Read More…

Event Notices

Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee April 24 Agenda: 6 Hull Street, 445 Hanover Street & 97 Salem Street

The April Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, April 24 at 7pm at the Mariners House. This month’s agenda features legalizing 6 Hull Street as a 5-unit building, a basement level food prep area at 445 Hanover Street, and expansion of 97 Salem Street. See more details below.

Announcements Arts & Culture

NEMPAC Music Theatre Troupe Presents: The Sound of Music

When: MAY 17 at 5:30 p.m. and May 19 at 12:00 p.m. Where: Improv Asylum, 216 Hanover Street, North End, Boston Tickets available HERE. NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe youth performers will put on this family-friendly, 90-minute reduction of the original Rogers and Hammerstein Sound of Music! The NEMPAC Music Theatre Troupe is led by Allie Meek, Artistic & Read More…

Community Health & Environment People

Maria Ciampa Receives Good Neighbor Award

Maria (Pidg) Ciampa was recently presented with the Good Neighbor Recognition Award for her efforts in keeping the North End neighborhood clean. Maria, who is on the RUFF Board of Directors, is a lifelong resident of Snow Hill Street. She is pictured above with her two puppies, Sage (grey) and Willow (white), along with Recognition Committee Chair Janet Read More…

People Sports

Friends of the North End Spring Bocce Season Begins

The Friends Of The North End (FONE), began their 12th annual Spring Bocce season on Sunday, April 22. The season will continue every Sunday until May 27, followed by an award ceremony banquet where trophies will be given to the winning team. The Friends are carrying on a long time tradition of playing bocce at the Read More…

Announcements Arts & Culture

Special Old North Tours – Celebrating Craftsmanship: Anglican Art & Architecture

Tuesday 5/15, Friday 5/18, Tuesday 5/22, Friday 5/25, Saturday 5/26, and Sunday 5/27 6 p.m. – 7 p.m. Special On-Site Tours Celebrating Craftsmanship: Anglican Art & Architecture Purchase tickets Sharpen your observation skills and study the aesthetic components of the Old North Church while celebrating the craftsmanship involved in building and creating this national icon. Join us Read More…

Health & Environment

World Immunization Week 2018 Observed April 24-30

This year, World Immunization Week is April 24-30, 2018. The purpose of the week is to create awareness around the success of immunization and the important role it plays in the health and well-being of millions of people, worldwide. This year’s theme is “Protected together. #VaccinesWork” Immunizations save millions of lives and improve quality of Read More…

Daily Briefs

Monday’s Brief: Boston Named Among Best Summer Vacations, NEMPAC Dinner, Night Shift Brewing Opening Next to TD Garden

Things to know for Monday Today is Monday, April 23 and if you’re looking for a top vacation spot this summer, don’t look too far. Boston has been named the #3 best summer vacation spot in the world with many North End attractions being called out as contributing factors, read more at US News and Read More…

Business Featured Sports

Knockout North End to Open on Salem Street in May

Knockout North End, a boxing and fitness studio offering group exercise, personal training options, and an intense jump rope workout is opening at 89 Salem Street in early May. The approximately 2,000 square foot space will have a 12×12 foot boxing ring, boxing bags hung from custom-made steel beams, strength training equipment and boot camp Read More…