Weekly Top Reads: Feast Photos, Congressman Lynch Talks with Residents, Traffic Study, Municipal Harbor Plan Debate, Boat Cruise, & Movie Night

This week's top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured a little bit of everything – culture, politics, transportation, development, local activities, and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. 99th Feast of Madonna Della Cava The Madonna Della Cava Society...

North End / Waterfront Eateries Participating in Dine Out Boston

Dine Out Boston is the popular two-week celebration which showcases Boston’s diverse restaurant scene from August 18-23 and August 25-30. Sponsored by the Greater Boston Convention Visitors Bureau (GBCVB) and American Express, this event provides locals and visitors a twice-a-year opportunity to sample area restaurants at special prices.

Weekend Brief: Fisherman’s Feast, Kids Celebrate End of Work Programs, Bootcamp in the Park, Friday Films

Today is Friday, August 16 and the weekend is finally here. There's lots going on around the neighborhood and city in general. Check out NBC10's list of 30 great ways to have fun in and around Boston this weekend. Here's what you need to know for this weekend... Fishermen's Feast...

MBTA Weekend Closures: Park Street, Downtown Crossing, State, Haymarket and Green Line B, C & D

Are you hoping to get around the city this weekend? Well, don’t expect to use certain parts of the MBTA. Parts of the Red, Orange and Green line will be closed this weekend due to track improvements. The MBTA is having station closures on the Orange, Green and...

Prince Street Dog Park Closed During St. Anthony’s Feast

In an effort to keep the Prince Street Dog Park safe and free of vandalism, the park will be closed during St. Anthony's Feast weekend - August 23 and 24. Over the last few summers, this park has been vandalized during feast weekends. Maintaining the park requires a lot...

Social Highlights This Week: Paint the North End & Up Close Desserts

Check out our weekly social media highlights from residents and visitors in the area. To be featured, tag us  @northend.waterfront on Instagram, @northendboston on Twitter, @northendwaterfront on Facebook. Use hashtags #northendboston or #bostonwaterfront. Paint the North End https://www.instagram.com/p/B1KIlX3pv73/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B1H6rsLAp9M/ Up Close Desserts https://www.instagram.com/p/B1FlRznB9ri/

Kicking Off Greenway’s Parcel 2 Park Design

Design planning for a new park on a 5,000 square-foot plot of land known as Parcel 2 is now underway. Wednesday night, the Boston Planning and Development Agency (BPDA) along with MassDOT and the Greenway Conservancy gathered to discuss future plans for Parcel 2, located between the Bulfinch Triangle and the North End. Formerly considered a potential...

Neighborhood Photo: Moonrise Over Lewis Wharf

The moon rises over Boston Harbor, breaking through the evening clouds during Lewis Wharf's annual summer bash on Wednesday evening. Earlier in the day the Seaport was completely fogged in, but here the lights illuminate the background across the water. Photo by Jon Campanelli. “Neighborhood Photo” is...

Thursday’s Brief: Lucca to Open on South Shore, Fisherman’s Feast, ParkARTS, Yoga-Lates, Puppet Show, Swim Meet, Movie Night

Today is Thursday, August 15 and Massachusetts tax free weekend is upon us. Check out the Boston Globe for everything you need to know. Here's what else you need to know for today... Fishermen's Feast at Fleet, North & Lewis Streets. Fisherman’s Feast of the Madonna Del Soccorso di Sciacca begins...

North End Coalition Looking to Hire for Two New Positions

The recently formed North End Coalition is looking to hire two positions as part of its plan to increase its presence and battle substance use in the neighborhood and to assist community members with recovery. The open positions are for a program manager as well as an outreach worker. If possible, the Coalition would prefer to hire current residents...

What’s the 311? Missing Bricks on Commercial St., Fulton St. Sidewalk Flooding, N. Margin St. Pothole

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. Missing Sidewalk Bricks on Commercial St. This 311 user says, "Gaping sidewalk hazard. Young woman took bad...

Neighborhood Photo: New & Improved North Square

After almost two years of reconstruction, North Square is nearly finished! With bricks and cobblestone back in place, residents and visitors can now walk freely through the square again. The purpose of this revitalization, defined back in October 2017, was to "improve the ability for people to enjoy the...