108th Annual Fisherman’s Feast – Photo Gallery

The 108th Fisherman’s Feast continued the tradition of the North End’s oldest running Italian festival. The celebration honors Madonna Del Soccorso Di Sciacca and opening night features the Blessing of the Fishing Waters. Starting with ceremonies at the Fisherman’s Club and feast chapel at North & Lewis Streets, the statue of the Madonna is carried by society members to Boston...

Armenian Heritage Park Hosts Final Tea & Tranquility of the Season

After days of rain and dreary skies, the sun broke out from the clouds for a beautiful afternoon just in time for Armenian Heritage Park's Tea and Tranquility event on Wednesday afternoon.   Tea and Tranquility, a regular summer event series, gives out tea and sweet snacks to those visiting the park. They are also encouraged to walk the Labyrinth as a method...

Notice to Proceed Issued for North Washington Street Bridge Reconstruction

News from MassDot regarding the start of construction for the replacement of the North Washington Street Bridge connecting the North End/Downtown to Charlestown. A formal Notice to Proceed (NTP) has been issued to MassDOT’s general contractor for the replacement of the North Washington Street Bridge Reconstruction Project as of August 2018. Internal coordination between the general contractor and MassDOT will...

North End’s 12u Baseball Team Are Citywide Champs

The North End’s 12u team won the Boston City Baseball League Championship on Thursday night at Moakley Park. Great job boys and coaches of the North End Athletic Association (NEAA)! Photos by Julianne McHugh.

Weekly Top Reads: Sail Loft Fire, Friends of Cutillo Park, Turf vs. Grass, Short-Term Rentals Hold Up, Madonna Della Cava Photos and Tour De Fat

This week's top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured businesses, local groups, real estate, events and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles of the past week. Boston Fire Dept Responds to Smoke From Sail Loft Boston Fire Department responded on Friday morning, around 6:30 a.m., to smoke coming from the Sail Loft restaurant, Atlantic Avenue, on the North End...

34 Inch Striped Bass Caught Off Sargent’s Wharf!

Paul Sapienza and his 9 year old son Anthony headed out to the end of Sargent's Wharf recently to see what they could find. They brought in quite the catch – this 34 inch striped bass from right off the end of the wharf! “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via...

Weekend Brief: 108th Fisherman’s Feast, Liquor Licenses, Friday Films

Things to know for Friday Today is Friday, August 17 and if you love meatballs, be sure to stop by the first annual North End meatball competition where top Boston food personalities will name the "North End's Best Meatball" at Fisherman's Feast.  Here's what else you need to know for the weekend... Fisherman's Feast at North, Lewis & Fleet Streets. Fisherman’s Feast of...

In Remembrance: Emilio “Emil” Bevilacqua

Emilio "Emil" Bevilacqua August 17, 2016 Two years, too long. We miss you everyday, love you always.

Cutillo Park — News Coverage

https://www.nbcboston.com/news/local/Boston-North-End-Residents-Call-for-Change-at-Neglected-Cutillo-Park-490984461.html NBC 10 Boston News visited Cutillo Park last night. Click the link above to watch the footage. The neighborhood has recently been gathering momentum around the restoration of this park, including the formation of the Friends of Cutillo Park. See more Cutillo Park updates by searching the tag: Cutillo Park  

Top Boston Food Personalities Will Name “North End’s Best Meatball” at Fisherman’s Feast

The first annual North End meatball competition, taking place this Saturday, August 18, will be judged by Joe Faro, Founder & Chief Food Taster of Tuscan Kitchen & Tuscan Market; Dave Andelman, Founder & CEO of Phantom Gourmet; and Joe Crugnale, Founder of Bertucci’s. Feast attendees can purchase a $5 ticket to sample meatballs from 13 participating restaurants and cast their vote...

Historic Neighborhood Photo: Cross Street Near Sumner Tunnel

This week's photo is of Cross Street by the Sumner Tunnel. As you can see, this location was a popular place for local advertisements to be displayed, as there was significant traffic pouring in from the single-laned Sumner Tunnel in the 1950s. Tune in on Thursday’s to view our featured neighborhood photo from back in the day! Submit your historical...

What’s The 311? Homeless Camp Found, Sink Hole Forming, Out of State License Plate With a North End Resident Sticker

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. Homeless Camp Found Underneath North Washington Street Bridge Again "Garbage underneath the Charlestown Bridge that connects Charlestown and Boston North End." The original 311 post can be found here. The case was submitted...