Featured Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Larceny on Prince St. and Breaking & Entering at Hanover St. Business

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Larceny 12/17/18    9:45 p.m. Victim reports he was walking down Prince Street when he was approached by three male suspects. At this time one of the suspects stated, “Give me everything in your pocket.” Victim handed Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Winter Berry Trees at Christopher Columbus Park

Bob Somerville snapped this photo of winter berries growing on the trees at Christopher Columbus Park this holiday season! “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to info@northendwaterfront.com or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

Community Featured

Weekly Top Reads: Nazzaro Center’s Future, Word Series Trophy, NEW Health Founder, Plastic Bag Ban, Christmas Fund Luncheon and St. John School Green Activities

This week’s top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com had a little bit of everything – local petitions, sports at neighborhood businesses, health, environment, schools and community events! Read on below to see the most popular articles from the past week. Residents Ask for Transparency Around the Nazzaro Center’s Future North End resident Ellen Hume, along with Kirsten Read More…

Announcements Event Notices

Celebration of La Befana at Neighborhood Service Center January 4

The ABCD North End / West End Neighborhood Service Center will host a luncheon to commemorate the Epiphany / Feast of the Befana on Friday, January 4, beginning at 12:30 p.m. at their offices at 1 Michelangelo Street in the North End. Lunch and small gifts will be provided by Donato Frattaroli of Il Molo and Taste Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Custom House Shines Among Holiday Lights

The holiday lights decorating the trees at Christopher Columbus Park create a screen in Tricia Harvey’s photograph through which the Custom House tower shines. A fitting photo for the winter solstice, the day when we will see the least amount of sunlight all year. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos Read More…

Daily Briefs

Weekend Brief: Airbnb Regulations, No Rest for the Wicked Funny, Eliot School Talent, An All Saints Way Merry Christmas

Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, December 21 and if you’re looking for a good laugh today, the Improv Asylum will be hosting No Rest for the Wicked Funny – the twenty-four hour benefit for Globe Santa, see additional details here.  Here’s what you need to know for this weekend… 9:00AM Eliot School Read More…

Community Featured

What’s The 311? Nonresident Parking Issue, Endicott Street Light Never Repaired, and Noisy Helicopters

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. Nonresident Vehicle Parks in Resident Only Spot “This non resident car parks every day in the North End in resident spots. I rarely see it ticketed. Read More…

Announcements Arts & Culture Community Event Notices

6th Annual New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront Celebration

Boston Harbor Now has announced its full schedule for the 6th Annual New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront Celebration. Over twenty businesses, government agencies, and cultural institutions from Boston’s waterfront neighborhoods will come together for New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront 2019, offering free and low-cost programming to provide a fun and memorable experience for Read More…

Event Notices

A Weekend in Boston: Events Throughout the City December 21 – 23

Welcome to A Weekend in Boston, a new weekly post about events occurring over the upcoming weekend throughout all of Boston. For events coming up in the North End, see the event calendar. For more information on each event, click on the event title. Friday, December 21 Disney on Ice Celebrates 100 Years of Magic Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Winter Solstice Celebration, Holiday Trellis, Easing Restrictions on Natural Gas

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, December 20. Here’s a joke from local comedy writer Ben Alper to kick off your day: “Brookline police caught a man who was allegedly stealing packages from homes on Beacon Street – or as he calls himself: the Antisanta” – Ben Alper. Here’s what else you need Read More…

Featured Health & Environment People

Health Center Founder Elaine Wilson Honored at NEW Health Ceremony

North End Waterfront (NEW) Health held a small ceremony at the Coast Guard Base on Tuesday, December 18, to honor Elaine Wilson, the health center’s founder and first Chief Executive Officer. Wilson opened the health center – then North End Community Health Center – in April 1971. Wilson was the first female CEO of a health center Read More…