Featured Photos & Videos

Historic Neighborhood Photo: Old State House

With Independence Day just around the corner, it seemed only fitting for this week’s post to feature a neighborhood site located on Boston’s freedom trail. Here we have a photo of the Old State House that was built back in 1713. This building is actually the oldest surviving public building in the city! Originally known Read More…

Community

What’s The 311? Fake Monk Mafia is Back, Overgrown Steriti Rink Lawn, Pool Beach Chair Issues, Emergency Work on Prince St.

Welcome back to our weekly update that highlights some of the cases appearing on 311 in the North End/Waterfront neighborhoods. All 311 cases are public information and can be found at 311.boston.gov. Fake Monk Mafia Spotted at Christopher Columbus Park “The fake Buddhist monk is scamming tourists on the island ferry dock & Columbus Park.” The original 311 Read More…

Community Kids & Families

Mirabella Pool Summer 2018 Schedule

The warm summer months are finally upon us and that means the Mirabella Pool at 475 Commercial Street is open for the season! See the full schedule below and plan your pool time accordingly.Register for your pool pass at the Nazzaro Center (30 N. Bennet Street). All fees must be paid by money order. Download Read More…

Community People

Father’s Day at the ABCD Neighborhood Service Center

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) chose a sunny warm Friday to celebrate Father’s Day and the roles that the dads we know – be those parents, grandparents, brothers, uncles, sons, or friends – play in our lives. Edmond Cormier from the North End Rehabilitation and Health Care Center organized a Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Cross St./Starbucks Meeting Tonight, School’s Out, Guide to the 4th of July, Across the Harbor

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, June 28 and if you’re looking for the most spectacular ways to celebrate the 4th of July this weekend and next week, check out Haute Living’s guide to the best events around the city.  Here’s what else you need to know for today… Last Official School Day Read More…

People Schools

Eliot School Asst. Principal Lydia Torres Retiring After 40 Years With Boston Public Schools

Eliot School Asst. Principal Lydia Torres is retiring after 40 years with Boston Public Schools. Students, faculty and staff recognized Ms. Torres as part of their End of Year Celebration Assembly at Faneuil Hall to wish her the very best in retirement. Principal Traci Walker Griffith said, “Lydia has inspired, encouraged and motivated so many Read More…

Featured Photos & Videos

Social Highlights This Week: Padre Pio Procession, Neighborhood Cocktails & Summer Sun

Check out our weekly social media highlights from residents, visitors, and more in the area. To be featured, tag us @northend.waterfront on Instagram, @northendboston on Twitter, @northendwaterfront on Facebook. Use hashtags #northendboston or #bostonwaterfront. Padre Pio Procession View this post on Instagram #padrepio #northendboston 🇮🇹🙏🏻✝️ A post shared by 𝑅𝒶𝒻𝒻𝒶𝑒𝓁𝓁𝒶 𝒮𝒶𝓇𝒶 (@raffaellasara) on Jun 24, Read More…

Transportation

Boston Parking Ticket Fines Increase Monday, July 2

The Boston Transportation Department (BTD) has announced fines will be increased effective Monday, July 2, for parking in violation of eleven City parking regulations. The revenue from the increased fines will go toward transportation projects prioritized in Go Boston 2030. See the regulations effected and increased amounts in the BTD press release posted below. Fines Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices Kids & Families

37th Annual Harborfest Celebrates Independence Day June 28 through July 5

The 37th annual Boston Harborfest will kick off on Thursday, June 28 with an opening ceremony at 11 a.m. at Faneuil Hall Marketplace! Harborfest is a multi-day, family-friendly festival with activities celebrating American Independence, honoring the city’s colonial roots and showcasing Boston’s harbor. It is the largest Fourth of July festival in the country. The festivities begin at Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

Canceled: Join the Armenian Heritage Park Under the Strawberry Moon on June 28

**Please note this event has been canceled due to weather.** The Armenian Heritage Park will host a moonlit labyrinth walk under the Strawberry Moon on Thursday, June 28 beginning at 8:30 p.m. Chocolate-dipped strawberries will be hosted by Vicki Lee’s and luscious iced teas will be hosted by MEM Tea Imports. Participants will also have Read More…

Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Harborfront Skyscraper Pushing Ahead, Don’t Miss Harborfest, Feast Season

Things to know for Wednesday Today is Wednesday, June 27th and here’s why you won’t want to miss Boston Harborfest 2018 – kicking off tomorrow in Faneuil Hall.  Here’s what else you need to know for today… 10:30AM Celebrating What Unites Us! at the Armenian Heritage Park. This monthly collaborative series celebrates the immigrant experience, builds community and cross-cultural Read More…