Community Featured

Weekly Top Reads: Prado Groundbreaking, Sons & Daughters of Italy, Sailing “Adix”, Sand Sculptures, The Beverly Opens and Summer Movies

This week’s top posts on featured community groups, the latest yacht watch, sand sculptures, housing, local restorations and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from the past week. Sons and Daughters of Italy Re-Establishes in the North End The Order Sons and Daughters of Italy (OSIA) is in the process of re-establishing Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

FIGMENT Arts Festival Comes to the Greenway July 28 & 29

FIGMENT, a two-day participatory arts festival, is coming to the Greenway July 28 – 29. This free, family-friendly event is open to all. It begins at Dewey Square and will consist of public art projects, dance performances, music and more. Join neighbors and friends from 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. on Saturday and 12 p.m. to 6 Read More…

Announcements Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Summer Skyline

Bob Somerville snapped this summer panorama of Boston’s skyline from the North End waterfront. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Boston Harbor Sailing, Friday Films, Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, July 27 and if you’re looking to satisfy your sweet tooth this weekend, check out award-winning pastry chef Brain Mercury’s favorite spots around the city for the best meal of the day. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 1:00PM Friday Films of Robert Mitchum: Read More…

Community Featured Health & Environment Real Estate

Commercial Wharf Ch. 91 Exemption Would Grandfather Mixed Use & Parking Rights

The battle at Commercial Wharf for access, use and parking rights continues on the North End waterfront. Negotiations and lawsuits have been ongoing for several years between the Commercial Wharf East Condo Association (CWECA), the State’s Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) [represented by the Attorney General’s office] and Boston Yacht Haven that operates a marina at Read More…

Announcements Event Notices

Free Fun Fridays on the Freedom Trail

The Highland Street Foundation’s Free Fun Fridays 2018 will hit Boston’s Freedom Trail on Friday, August 10 by offering free admission to 13 Freedom Trail Foundation-led tours. Led by Freedom Trail Players dressed in 18th century costume, complimentary 90-minute Walk Into History Tours will step off from Boston Common at 10:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:00 p.m., 1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 2:30 p.m., 3:00 Read More…

Community Featured Government

Paul Revere Mall “The Prado” to See New Improvements

North End residents and community members came out to celebrate the soon-to-be renovated Paul Revere Mall at a groundbreaking ceremony hosted by the Boston Parks and Recreation Department and Mayor Martin Walsh at the Prado Wednesday morning. The renovation project will include fountain and masonry restoration, accessibility improvements, planting of new trees, more lighting, tree pruning Read More…


What’s The 311? Sinkhole Forming on Hanover Street, Chair Issue at Mirabella Pool, and Trash Barrel Thrown Over Railing

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 Pool-Goer Wants Chairs Off of The Fence at Mirabella Pool “They closed my last 311 24 days ago saying signs were being made for the chairs Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Beach Picnic Inspiration, Gentle Yoga, Fan Expo Parade, Interactive Art Series, Moulin Rouge

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, July 26 and if you’re looking for a delicious idea for picnicking on the beach, local Boston Chefs are serving up some inspiration, read more on Boston Herald.  Here’s what else you need to know for today… 10:00AM Gentle Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park. Stop by Christopher Read More…