Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Outdoor Seating Abandoned

The tables outside Mother Anna’s on the corner of Hanover and Cross Streets in Boston’s North End sit silently waiting for this pandemic to end. Photo submitted by Lisa Armstrong. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to info@northendwaterfront.com or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or Read More…

Announcements Health & Environment Kids & Families

Columbus Park Playground Closed Until Further Notice

The Boston Parks and Recreation Department have announced the temporary closure of all tot lots and playgrounds. This includes Columbus Park playground in the North End/Waterfront. Parks remain open at this time and maintenance and operational functions continue uninterrupted. Enjoy the park with your family tossing frisbees, throwing balls, getting the kids to run races Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: St. Joseph’s Day, Brady Leaves New England, Parking During Pandemic, Cancelled Events

Today is Thursday, March 19 and here’s some comic relief to start your day from local comedian Ben Alper: “After 20 seasons, 42-year-old Tom Brady announced he’s leaving the New England Patriots. He said his decision had nothing to do with money and everything to do with a rookie teammate giving him a coffee cup Read More…

Community Featured Health & Environment

Supporting the Neighborhood During a Time of Social Distancing

Now, more than ever, Bostonians must come together to support one another during this ever-evolving global pandemic. But how can we come together while remaining apart? The important thing to remember is to remain calm. There’s no need to panic stockpile toilet paper or snatch up every bottle of hand sanitizer to ensure you remain Read More…

People Photos & Videos

Massimino’s Hosts Fundraiser for Neighborhood Network Center [Photos]

A fundraiser to support the Neighborhood Network Center (NNC) Inc., a 501c organization that creates and promotes a culture of wellness, vitality, and success in the Roxbury and Dorchester, was held at the North End’s Massimino’s Cucina Italiana, sponsored by owner Paul D’Amore. [Please note this event was held weeks ago, before coronavirus precautions went Read More…

Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: North End Restaurants Forced to Lay Off Workers, Cancelled Events, Eerie Hanover Street

Today is Wednesday, March 18 and the Carney Hospital in Dorchester is the first dedicated COVID-19 hospital in the nation that is caring for and treating patients who have tested positive for coronavirus. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 5:30PM CANCELLED: Oscar Wilde Film Series: The Importance of Being Earnest. Join the Read More…

Featured Health & Environment

What’s the 311? COVID-19 Questions, Dog Park Maintenance, Resident Parking, Morning Trash

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. COVID-19 Concern in the North End This 311 user says, “Can you tell us how many Covid-19 cases there are in the North End and whether Read More…