Community Government People

NEWRA Elects New Officers for 2010-2011 Term

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) elected a new slate of officers at its Annual Meeting on October 14, 2010. For the 2010 – 2011 term, the new officers are: President:  Stephanie Hogue, Henchman Street Vice President: Victor Brogna, Commercial Street Treasurer: Sanjoy Mahajan, Jackson Avenue Secretary: Nicole Rafter, Prince Street Sergeant of Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Food & Drink Real Estate

NEWRA Supports Lucia’s Live Entertainment and Salem St. Renovation

On Thursday, October 14, 2010, the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) voted to support a residential conversion in the former location of Sheldon’s Discount Store on Salem Street as well as a live entertainment license for Lucia Ristorante on Hanover Street. 133 Salem Street – Zoning Conversion In a vote of 30-2, NEWRA Read More…

Business Community

Pachyderm Party! Elephants Feed on Hanover Street

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s ‘biggest’ performers had lunch in the North End today. Nine elephants took a stroll from Causeway Street to Hanover Street to dine on some special treats – Pachyderm Pizza’s loaded with all the traditional fare from Mike’s Pastry and F&B Produce. This means elephant sized pizza pies boasting 40 Read More…

Community Food & Drink Real Estate

NEWNC Supports Lucia’s Live Entertainment, Paulie’s Restaurant and Salem St. Residential Conversion

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) supported the three applications presented at Tuesday’s October 12, 2010 meeting. All council members were in attendance except Anne Devlin Tagliaferro and Luciana Burdi. Lucia Ristorante, 417 Hanover St., Live Entertainment Application Donato Frattaroli, long-time owner of Lucia Ristorante, appeared with attorney Bill Ferrullo to seek an Read More…

Community Schools

Public School Information Session Scheduled for October 27th

Public School Information Session Wednesday, October 27 from 7:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Nazzaro Community Center – Senior Room 30 N. Bennett St., North End The evening will start with a presentation on the general process for selecting and applying to BPS.  Then, there will be presentations from each of the following schools: The Read More…

Community Event Notices

3rd Annual Halloween Fundraiser Party

PLEASE JOIN US FOR OUR 3RD ANNUAL HALLOWEEN FUNDRAISER PARTY. It is a special fundraiser at The Knights of Columbus on 75 West School Street in Charlestown, MA on Saturday October 30, 2010 from 7:00 to 11:00 PM for beloved friend Robert T. Sorrentino, who at the age of four lost his battle to cancer. The Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Event Notices Photos & Videos

Columbus Day Celebration is a Huge Success at Christopher Columbus Park

The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park organized a terrific day of kid-oriented events at the park attended by over 500 neighbors from the North End and Waterfront area. The celebration was held on Monday, October 11, 2010. Click to see dozens of pictures from the celebration in the photo gallery. The day started with a Read More…

Community Real Estate

3rd Meeting Scheduled for Parcels 7 and 9 RFP Advisory Committee

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation

Invites you to the 3rd meeting of the:

Parcel 7 and Parcel 9 RFP Advisory Committee

Wednesday, October 20th – 6:00pm

Mariner’s House –11 North Street, Boston

The purpose of the advisory committee is to advise MassDot in their preparation for Request for Proposals for the development and use of both parcels.

Community Event Notices Health & Environment Photos & Videos Sports

Sunday Happenings at Christopher Columbus Park

Christopher Columbus Park was booming and blooming this morning when Beantown Bootcamp and ROC Teen Saturday held a free bootcamp with nearly a hundred participants on the west lawn. The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park were also busy preparing for a big day of events on Monday, October 11, starting at 10:45 am. All are Read More…

Community Police & Fire

Crime Incidents Leveling Off; Police Adding More North End Party Patrols

Boston Police A-1 Captain Bernard O’Rourke and Sergeant Tom Lema reported at this week’s NEWNC Public Safety meeting that after a spike of residential break-ins during the summer, North End / Waterfront crime incidents have come down in September and early October. In the last 30 days through October 7, 2010, there were no homicides Read More…