Community Featured Transportation

Reader Poll: What Do You Think About the Upcoming South Station Project?

The South Station project team recently held an open house to update the public on the predicted 4.5 year project to upgrade Boston’s South Station Transportation Center. The project includes updating rail and bus terminals, and building a new mixed-use tower providing office and residential space. MBTA red and silver lines should not be impacted, Read More…

Featured Meetings Police & Fire

Wharf District Council Police Update: Assault, Stolen Computers, Attempted ATM Theft, Public Disturbances

Boston Police Department (BPD) Sergeant Steven Moy, in attendance on behalf of Captain Fong, provided a police report at the February Wharf District Council (WDC) meeting. There have been seven reported incidents, largely occurring in and around State St. BPD has undertaken efforts to roll out increased surveillance in addition to upgrading lighting by Spring Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photos: “Godmothered” Filming Brings Early Christmas to North End

Setup for Disney+ film “Godmothered” (Frills was just a stand-in name) started at North Square earlier this week and continued with winter sets on Salem and Charter Streets on Wednesday. The North End seems to be the setting for holiday scenes in the movie, complete with lights, garland, and fake snow. Photos shared by Maryann. “Neighborhood Photo” is Read More…

Community Event Notices

North Street Grille Neighborhood Night to Benefit NEMPAC Feb. 6

North Street Grille continues to host “Neighborhood Night” on the first Thursday of each month to support North End neighborhood nonprofit agency programs. The February event will take place on February 6 and will benefit the North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC). North Street Grille’s Neighborhood Nights have been a big hit, raising thousands Read More…

Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Available Skyscrapers, NPC Public Meeting, Book Talk, Local Easter Eggs in Boston-Themed Super Bowl Ad

Today is Wednesday, February 5 and if you happened to catch Hyundai’s Boston-themed ad that aired during this past Sunday’s Super Bowl, you may have noticed a few local Easter eggs, read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 6:00PM 55 India Street NPC Public Meeting. Stop by City Hall Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Crosswalk and Traffic Lane Painting Needed, Street Lights Out on Richmond St. & Fulton 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. Painting Needed at Cooper St North End Boston This 311 user says, “Corner of Cooper and Endicott Streets desperately need a cross walk painted on it.” Read More…

Community Government

Parking Garage Deaths Prompt City Council to Discuss Security Measures

Councilors Ed Flynn, District 2, and Kim Janey, City Council President, requested a hearing to discuss adding security measures to high-rise garages in the City of Boston amidst recent suicides and attempts. Over the Christmas holidays, a mother and her two children fell to their death at Northeastern University’s Renaissance garage in a suspected murder-suicide. Read More…

Arts & Culture Featured

NEMPAC Artists Wow Audience with an Evening of International Chamber Music

Supporters of the North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) Alex and Rumena Senchak hosted friends for An Evening of International Chamber Music at the Millennium Towers in downtown Boston last Saturday evening. The audience was delighted by a music program representing eleven countries, performed by pianist Dr. Christina Wright-Ivanova, mezzo-soprano Erica Brookhyser, and Read More…

Arts & Culture Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: It’s Always Christmas in the North End

Setup for Disney’s film “Frills” is happening today in North Square with what looks like a Christmas scene, complete with trees, string lights and decorations. “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 Read More…

Announcements Event Notices

Book Talk: A History of African-American Cycling in Boston Feb. 22

The West End Museum is hosting author Lorenz Finison who will give a talk combining material from his first two books, Boston’s Cycling Craze and Boston’s 20th Century Bicycling Renaissance, on Saturday, February 22, 2020 from 4 p.m. – 6 p.m. Finison will discuss African-American cycling from tricycling and high wheel racers in the 1880s Read More…

Community

Lovin’ Spoonfuls Holds Cooking Demo at Neighborhood Service Center

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) was pleased to have its partner Lovin’ Spoonfuls conduct a nutrition/healthful cooking workshop to the seniors. Lovin’ Spoonfuls is dedicated to facilitating the rescue and distribution of healthy, fresh food that would otherwise be discarded. They deliver this food weekly in trucks to community organizations like Read More…