Photo Gallery: San Rocco Procession in Boston’s North End

The Society of San Rocco held their annual procession on Sunday, July 15, 2018 through the streets of Boston’s North End. The Story of Saint Rocco...

“Brethren, Bethel, And Basilica” – North Square Worship Sites From 1649 to Today

By Jessica Dello Russo North Square is undergoing a $2.5 million facelift – the first in many decades. It includes the installation in 2019 of public...

Elevated Green Line Photo Exhibit at West End Museum

The West End Museum's new photo exhibit, Before the El Came Down: Photographs by John Woolf, will offer a glimpse into the final days of...

Adult Book Discussion: The Grapes of Wrath

First published in 1939, Steinbeck’s Pulitzer Prize-winning epic of the Great Depression, The Grapes of Wrath, chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s...

Photo Gallery: Madonna delle Grazie 2018 Procession in Boston’s North End

The annual procession was held for Madonna delle Grazie on July 8, 2018 in Boston’s North End. The society honors Madonna Delle Grazie of Avellino, Italy...

Opening Night for NEMPAC Summer Concert Series 2018: Jazz in the Park

The North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) is thrilled to announce that their Summer Concert Series will return this year, and bring...

Life on the Corner: Storefront Society

The North End of my childhood was a neighborhood of tenement buildings and storefronts. Almost every street had at least one storefront and some...

Demolishing St. Mary’s Church

By Joe Sarno St. Mary’s Church in the North End was a magnificent structure. Built in 1834, it was the second largest Catholic Church in...

American Flags Collage for Fourth of July

For the 4th of July holiday, photographer and graphic designer Ed Sokoloff has updated this American Flags collage featuring several local scenes. The full collage is...

NEMPAC Hosts First Annual Youth Music Competition

The North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) hosted their first annual Youth Music Competition on Saturday, June 23rd where they awarded eight Artistic...

Summer Kickoff With “Illuminate the Harbor” Fireworks

It was a perfect steamy, summer Saturday night to take in the spectacular display of fireworks over Boston Harbor. The annual "Illuminate the Harbor"...

Celebrate Harborfest at the Old North Church & Historic Site

You are invited to come celebrate Harborfest at the Old North Church & Historic Site! From Friday, June 29th to Wednesday, July 4th, the Old...