Fall Soirée Showcases Community Support for North End Music & Performing Arts Center

North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) recently held its 4th annual fall "Soirée on the Prado" surrounded by the positive energy of friends and supporters of the arts. The celebration took place on the newly renovated doorsteps of the non-profit’s music studio at the Paul Revere Mall in Boston’s North End, with...

Councilor Flynn Expresses Concerns About Street Safety

Councilor Ed Flynn requested a hearing about pedestrian safety and pedestrian crossing signals at a recent city council meeting. “I want to make sure our roads and sidewalks are as safe as they can be,” he said. Last week two pedestrians were struck by a van in Fort Point, and...

Thousands Gather for Global Climate Strike

Three days before the UN Climate Summit in NYC, thousands of demonstrators marched from Boston's City Hall to the Massachusetts State House in participation of the Global Climate Strike on Friday. Thousands of climate strikers gather on City Hall Plaza. Inspired by sixteen-year-old Greta Thurnberg, who led the movement...

Weekly Top Reads: San Gennaro Feast, Nico’s Violin, Polcari’s Coffee, Coastal Flood Designs, Workers’ Strike, and Local Food Festival

This week's top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured feast photos, local people and history, climate change planning, businesses, food and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. San Gennaro Feast Returns to Boston’s North End The second annual feast...

Celebrating What Unites Us, the Latin America Edition

The September edition of Celebrating What Unites Us focused on Latin America and featured guest speaker Jose Jesus-Garcia Mota, the Latino Liaison from the Mayor's Office Of Neighborhood Services. Mota spoke about his immigrant journey from Mexico City to the United States. Arriving in Boston in 2009, he...

Haymarket Garage Closing for Three Weeks Sept. 28

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced that the Haymarket Garage, located at 136 Blackstone Street, will be closed for three weeks for necessary repair work beginning on the evening of Saturday, September 28. No vehicles will be allowed to enter the garage after 7 p.m., on Saturday,...

Volunteers Needed for Senior Activities at the Nazzaro Center

The Nazzaro Center is currently seeking volunteers in all skill levels that would love to share their talents with our Aging Seniors. If you are a caring individual, who can spare 1-2 hours per week keeping seniors active, then we would love to hear from you. Some activities that we would like to introduce to them...

Jazz It Up with Women in World Jazz Sept. 21

Come one! Come all! Ladies and gentlemen and music students of all ages! Women in World Jazz, a renowned group of talented musicians, is giving a concert at North Bennet Street School at 150 North Street on September 21st at 2pm. This quintet sponsored by the Friends of the North End Library will take everyone...

Weekend Brief: Best Parks in Boston, Youth Climate Strike, Open Charles Street, Bootcamp, Friday Films

Today is Friday, September 20 and the weather for the weekend ahead will feel as though we're really holding onto the last days of summer. Enjoy the warm temperature and check out some of Boston best parks, including some right here in the North End, read more on Hoodline. Here's what you need...

Housing Court Services Presented at Neighborhood Council

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Benjamin Adeyinka, Housing Court Deputy Court Administrator presented resources offered by the Housing Court at the September North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council meeting. Watch Adeyinka's presentation in the video above and follow along with this timeline. (1:30) The housing court was started in 1972 in Boston to combat urban blight....

Social Highlights This Week: Night Lights and Fire Escapes

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. Night Lights https://www.instagram.com/p/B2ZqcalAK7R/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B2byujwgkK2/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B2cqNhxnGFk/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B2VKCjeglbZ/ https://www.instagram.com/p/B2VHe6dA6WP/

CORI Background Checks at the Nazzaro Center Sept. 30

On Monday, September 30th from 5 p.m. - 7 p.m. the BCYF Nazzaro Center will be hosting a CORI background check. If you, or somebody you know, may be interested in volunteering at the BCYF Nazzaro Center at any point during this school year then you MUST be CORI cleared prior to volunteering.