Announcements Event Notices

Residents Association Jan. 14 Agenda: Rep. Michlewitz; 25 Atlantic Ave.; Alcohol License Transfer to Nando Trattoria

The North End/Waterfront Residents Association (NEWRA) will host their January meeting on Thursday, January 14, 2021 at 7 p.m. via Zoom. The Association will vote on two items—the first is a purchase and transfer of an all alcohol beverages license to Nando Trattoria, opening at 391-395 Hanover Street; the second is a proposal for a Read More…

People

Obituary: Anna (Ciampa) Guarino of Boston’s North End

Anna (Ciampa) Guarino, 81, a lifelong resident of Boston’s North End, passed away peacefully on January 6, 2021. She was born in Montefalcione, Avellino, Italy, a daughter of the late Gaetano and Antonietta (D’Amore) Ciampa. She was a devote Catholic and a member of St. Leonard Church Choir, loved cooking and shopping at the “old” downtown Read More…

Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Leonardo DiCaprio and Kate Blanchett Spotted, Details Released on Summer Fulton St. Raid

Today is Tuesday, January 5 and some celebrities have been spotted in the North End recently. Actress Cate Blanchett enjoyed lunch at Casarecce Restaurant on January 4th with her son, according to owner Frank Pellino. Last week, Leonardo DiCaprio and his girlfriend Camila Morrone were spotted at Table Mercato picking up an Italian feast for Read More…

Business Commentaries

Taking Stock of the North End During the COVID Era as We Turn the Page to 2021

By Bernie Sapienza For anyone who lives or works here, we all know how intrinsically tied together the business and residential communities are in the North End. Over the past five decades, the North End has had a few transformational events—the harbor clean-up of the 70s and the Big Dig of the 90s come to Read More…

Featured Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Motor Vehicles Vandalized; Wallet Stolen

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Larceny 12/23/201:30 – 3:00 p.m.Male suspect approached the female victim inside a Hanover Street pharmacy asking her questions. The suspect suddenly walked away and the victim noticed her wallet, which was on top of the shopping cart, Read More…

Daily Briefs Featured

New Year’s Day Brief: Hello 2021, Ice Sculpture Stroll, New Red Line Train Makes its Way onto Tracks

Today is Friday, January 1 and did you know that the annual ball drop in Times Square used to happen daily in Boston and other U.S. coastal cities? The daily occurrence was to help mariners calibrate their shipboard clocks, vital to determining their location once at sea, read more on Universal Hub. Notable News: The Read More…