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Weekly Top Reads: 49 Charter St., USA Women Win World Cup, North St. Building Demolished, Sailing Yacht Seatius, NEAA Baseball and USS Constitution Turnaround

This week’s top posts on featured development, sports, boats, photos and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week.

Council Unanimously Opposes Addition at 49 Charter Street [Video]

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) voted unanimously to oppose a proposal for a one-story addition at 49-49R Charter Street. Abutters raised objections at the meeting about impaired light, air and views. Read more and watch the video here.

Bostonians Cheer on the USA Women’s World Cup Championship Team [Photo Gallery]

Hundreds came out to Boston City Hall Plaza for a viewing party last weekend to see the championship USA women’s team defeat the Netherlands in a 2-0 win in the finals telecast from Lyons, France. Read more and see a photo gallery here.

North Street Building Demolished After City Declares Unsafe [Video]

In response to the partial collapse of the building at 279 North Street, at the corner of Fleet Street, city officials ordered the immediate demolition of the building which was executed on the afternoon of Tuesday, July 2nd. Learn more and watch the video here.

Super Yacht Watch: Sailing Yacht “Seatius” Docks at Yacht Haven

Sailing yacht Seatius has been spotted at Boston Yacht Haven on Commercial Wharf in the North End. Built in 2018 by Southern Wind at their shipyard in Cape Town, South Africa, Seatius is 95.9 feet in length and 22.8 feet across at its widest point. Read more and see photos here.

North End Athletic Association In-House Baseball Concludes 2019 Season

The North End Athletic Association (NEAA) recently completed another great season of baseball for its in-house program for 4 to 12 year olds. Both the boys minors and majors, and the girls softball program, held an awards ceremony. Read more and see photos here.

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USS Constitution Celebrates Fourth of July with Trip Across the Harbor [Photos]

The USS Constitution left its dock at the Charlestown Navy Yard on July 4 and traveled through Boston Harbor to commemorate the 243rd anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence. Read more and see photos here.