Business Featured People

L’Osteria Restaurant Receives Good Neighbor Award

Nicky & Paolina DiPietrantonio, owners of L’Osteria Restaurant at the corner of Salem and Cooper Streets in Boston’s North End, have been awarded the Good Neighbor Award. “When I presented this award to Paolina, she had tears in her eyes, just seeing that her late husband Nicky’s name was on the certificate along with hers,” said Read More…

Community Featured Real Estate

NEWRA & New England Aquarium Letters Regarding Central Wharf Pinnacle; Public Comment Period Ends Oct. 9

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) has submitted two letters—one to the Mass. Secretary of Energy and Environmental Affairs and one to the Boston Planning and Development Agency—regarding the Pinnacle at Central Wharf, also known as the Harbor Garage redevelopment project. NEWRA writes that they support, generally, redevelopment of the Harbor Garage, but Read More…

Business Featured People

Pagliuca’s Restaurant Receives Good Neighbor Award

After a few month hiatus due to COVID-19, NEWRA is back to recognizing local people and businesses with the Good Neighbor Award. Recognition Chair Janet Gilardi said, “I have to commend all the businesses and property owners for continuing to keep our North End clean! There are so many wonderful and conscientious people here and they Read More…

Event Notices Meetings

Residents’ Association Aug. 13 Agenda: 210 Endicott St., 14 N. Bennet St., Electronic Billboard Zoning, Old North Foundation, Greenway Fall Season

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) will hold its monthly meeting on Thursday, August 13, 2020 beginning at 7:00 PM. The agenda, as well as Zoom login information, may be found below. Zoom and Dial In Details Join Zoom Meeting: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85148024878 Meeting ID: 851 4802 4878 One tap mobile+19292056099,,85148024878# +13017158592,,85148024878# 

Featured Meetings

Neighborhood Council & Residents’ Association Joint Meeting with Elected Officials May 11

The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) and North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) will hold a joint neighborhood meeting on Monday, May 11 at 7 p.m. on Zoom. Elected officials State Representative Aaron Michlewitz, Senator Joe Boncore, and City Councilor Lydia Edwards will provide updates on legislative initiatives, reopening plans, resources, unemployment, the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, Read More…

Event Notices

CANCELLED: Residents’ Association Mar. 12 Agenda: Harbor Garage Redevelopment—Presentation, Q&A, NEWRA Comment Letter

In light of Governor Baker’s declaration of an emergency regarding the spread of Coronavirus, NEWRA is postponing its March 12th meeting to ensure the safety of its members and meeting guests. The March North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting will be on Thursday, March 12, 2020. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. at Read More…

Event Notices

ZLC Committee Jan. 28 Agenda: 471-477 Hanover St. and 27 Sheafe St.

The January Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, January 28 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House, 11 North Square, 2nd floor. The ZLC will hear an appeal to change the legal occupancy of 471-477 Hanover Street from 7 units to 6 units and make exterior and interior modifications including Read More…

Event Notices

Residents’ Association Jan. 9 Agenda: Vote for New Greenway Representative, Boston Waterfront Initiative, ZLC Update

The January North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting will be on Thursday, January 9, 2020. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. See the full agenda posted below.

Event Notices

Residents’ Association Dec. 12 Agenda: Councilor Edwards Presents Updates, Letter to Amend Zoning Code, 49 Charter St., 14 N. Bennet St.

The December North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting will be on Thursday, December 12, 2019. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. At this meeting City Councilor Lydia Edwards, representing District 1 (North End, Charlestown, and East Boston), will present legislative and community updates. There Read More…

Event Notices

ZLC Committee Nov. 26 Agenda: 14 N. Bennet St. Petition to Change Rectory to Residential Units

The November Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, November 26 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House, 11 North Square, 2nd floor. The ZLC will hear an appeal to change the legal occupancy of the rectory at 14 N. Bennet St. to eight residential units and to erect a one-story Read More…

Event Notices Meetings

Residents’ Association Nov. 14 Agenda: ISD Commissioner Irish, Rep. Michlewitz Discusses Legislative Agenda, Daily Catch License Transfer to 65 Atlantic Ave.

The November North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) meeting will be on Thursday, November 14, 2019. The meeting will be at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. At this month’s meeting the association will hear from Inspectional Services Department (ISD) Commissioner Dion Irish on building related issues in the neighborhood. Read More…