Community Featured

Weekly Top Reads: Boston Harbor Plan, Temporary Charlestown Bridge, 276-282 Hanover St. Proposal, Senior Housing, New Nazzaro Center Director & Blessing of the Animals

This week’s top reads on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured climate change planning, upcoming construction, real estate, local events and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Elevating Sargent’s Wharf, Columbus, Langone Parks and Long Wharf in “Resilient Boston Harbor” Plan Mayor Marty Walsh announced a broad plan to shore up several Read More…

Community Transportation

Reader Poll: Would You Participate in a City Scooter Rental Program?

Ride sharing has become common practice through apps like Uber and Lyft, and the introduction of Blue Bikes has allowed commuters to locate, rent and dock a shared bike all through an app. Is the next shared transportation program for Boston, dockless electric scooters? Boston City Council is considering a pilot program that could launch Read More…

Community Featured Kids & Families

Blessing of the Animals Brings Furry Neighbors Together

The annual Blessing of the Animals was recently held to recognize St. Francis Day, hosted by clergy from Old North Church along with RUFF, the North End dog group. Sunny, autumnal weather brought creatures big and small together for a short liturgy followed by the blessings. This annual event is typically held at the Prado, but was relocated this year Read More…

Photos & Videos

Social Highlights This Week: Rain Days and Scenes from the Park

Check out our weekly social media highlights from residents, visitors, and more in the area. To be featured, tag us @northend.waterfront on Instagram, @northendboston on Twitter, @northendwaterfront on Facebook. Use hashtags #northendboston or #bostonwaterfront. Rain Days View this post on Instagram Great shot by @pocketboston ! . . . . . . . . . #pellinos #pellinosrestaurant #boston #bostoneats #bostonfood #pasta Read More…

Featured Meetings

Involved Inc. Civic Engagement Platform Could Increase Feedback on Neighborhood Issues

Involved, Inc. is an online platform that collects information from community members, increasing the number of voices heard on neighborhood issues. Co-Founders Caleb McDermott and Jake Damsey presented the concept at the Neighborhood Council October meeting. The mission of the company is to increase public participation through surveys sent directly from the neighborhood council, town manager Read More…

Featured Meetings

New Nazzaro Center Director Steven Siciliano Speaks at Neighborhood Council Meeting

New Nazzaro Center Director Steven Siciliano introduced himself and spoke about his vision for the Center at the October Neighborhood Council meeting. He will take on the position previously held by Carl Ameno who retired earlier in the year. Steven is currently the Chief Probation Officer in South Boston District Court and will be transitioning to Nazzaro Center Director Read More…

Featured Meetings Real Estate

Neighborhood Council Opposes Occupancy Changes to 276-282 Hanover Street

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council voted 7-1 in opposition of the occupancy changes and renovations at 276-282 Hanover Street, where a deadly fire occurred in November 2017. The proposal is to join the two buildings, allowing two means of egress, and change the existing structure from 16 units to 20 units, which will Read More…

Community Featured

Weekly Top Reads: Redcoats Occupy Boston, Public Safety, Columbus Day Parade Photos, Councilor Edwards’ Newsletter, Eliot School Dance Party and Music Scholarships

This week’s top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured event photos, public safety, updates from city council, schools and music awards! Read on below to see the most popular articles from the past week. Redcoats Occupy Boston Again, 250 Years After 1768 British Troop Landing [Photos] Long Wharf was once again the site of a landing of Read More…

Business Featured Meetings

Row Republic Studio Introduced at Neighborhood Council Meeting

Siblings Kristina and Joey Tagliente are opening a luxury rowing studio, Row Republic, at 77 N. Washington Street. They spoke at the October Neighborhood Council meeting to share details about the studio and answer questions. Joey spoke about joining rowing after a football injury in college. His sister Kristina was a rower and encouraged him Read More…

Community Featured

Reader Poll: Should the Citgo Sign Become an Official City Landmark?

The Boston Landmarks Commission is holding a hearing to determine whether or not the iconic Citgo sign at Kenmore Square should be designated as an official city landmark. Those in favor of making the sign a landmark emphasize that this will protect the Citgo sign from future development that may cause it to be blocked Read More…

Community Featured

Weekly Top Reads: Chase Bank at Cross Street, N. Washington Bridge Work, Good Neighbor Award, Corner Café Softball Victory, Italian Heritage Month Mass, NEMPAC Performance Season Begins

This week’s top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured new businesses, construction, neighborhood awards, sports, events and more! Read on below to see the most popular articles from the past week. Chase Bank Coming to North End at Salem & Cross Streets, Formerly Peet’s Coffee and Goody Glover’s Using a rendering of a branch at 50 Salem Read More…