Community Transportation

Reader Poll: How is the N. Washington St. Bridge Project Going?

It’s been nearly two months since the traffic shift to the temporary N. Washington St. bridge as work continues to replace this main connection between the North End and Charlestown. The temporary bridge, which is expected to be in use until November 2021, has two inbound lanes, one outbound lane, and an 8-foot-wide sidewalk on Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: COVID-19 Clusters at Colleges, Save Boston’s Waterfront Opposes Pinnacle, Daily Catch Expansion, Greenway’s Brackenbury Departs for Statue of Liberty-Ellis Island Foundation, Outdoor Dining Extended, Back-to-School Donations

This week’s top posts on featured COVID-19, schools, development, businesses, people, outdoor dining, and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Some Boston Colleges See Coronavirus Clusters; State Travel Exemption List Changes Yet Again [COVID-19 Weekly Update] Our most recent COVID-19 update highlighted changes to the state Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: Tileston St. Flood, August Real Estate Sales, Free Garage Parking, “The Shape of Play” Exhibit, and Police Blotter

This week’s top posts on featured real estate, parking, art, police, and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Water Break Floods Tileston St. In North End Water gushed out onto Tileston Street late on Tuesday night into Wednesday as a water line broke causing a flood. Read More…

Community Event Notices Featured

Remembering September 11th, Nineteen Years Later

Here are some local events to commemorate the 19th Anniversary of the September 11th attacks: The USS Constitution will fire her cannons multiple times on the morning of September 11. The ceremony is closed to the public due to COVID-19, but will be broadcast on the ship’s Facebook page. Navy crew members will fire one-gun salutes Read More…

Featured Photos & Videos

Social Highlights This Week: North End Doorways and Cotton Candy Skies

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. North End Doorways Cotton Candy Skies Furry Feature Reader Submissions

Community Featured Transportation

Reader Poll: As the Pandemic Continues, Would You Ride the MBTA?

In mid-March, when the COVID-19 pandemic started causing major shutdowns, many individuals moved away from taking public transportation when possible with concerns over crowded spaces and shared touch points. However, a recent Boston Globe article explains the T may not be as risky of a place as people think. With many individuals still working remotely, Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: Recreational Marijuana Store Proposal, Bellissimo Wins Court Case, New North End Mural, Primary Election Results, St. Anthony’s Virtual Feast

This week’s top posts on featured businesses, art, government, culture, and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Recreational Cannabis Store Proposed For Faneuil Hall Marketplace; Public Meeting Sept. 17 A recreational marijuana retailer is applying for the location at 1 Faneuil Hall Marketplace in Quincy Market Read More…

Featured Government

Primary Election Results: Markey Defeats Kennedy III in Senate Primary, Lynch Wins Eighth District for Rep. in Congress

Massachusetts residents took to the polls on September 1, 2020 (and in the weeks leading up to September via early voting and mail-in ballots) to cast their vote for who should appear on the November ballot for the roles of Senator in Congress, Representative in Congress, Governor’s Council, State Senate, State Representative, and Register of Read More…

Community Featured Health & Environment

Reader Poll: How Do You Feel About the Mandatory Flu Shot for Students?

Earlier this month, Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker announced a public health mandate that requires nearly all students in the state to get a flu shot before the end of the calendar year. The goal behind this requirement, according to Baker, is to reduce flu-related illness while the nation continues to battle the COVID-19 pandemic. Public Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: Anthony Martignetti Passes Away, I AM Books to Close, Remote Learning for BPS Students, Police Report, N. Washington St. Bridge Project

This week’s top posts on featured people, businesses, schools, police, transportation, and more. Read more Anthony Martignetti Passes Away, Well Known For Prince Spaghetti Commercial In North End Anthony Martignetti, well known for his part in the famous Prince Spaghetti commercial, has passed away at age 63. It was 1969 when 12-year-old Martignetti filmed the Read More…