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…

Community Featured Meetings

Updates on Cutillo Park, North End Clean Streets, and Nazzaro Building Presented to Neighborhood Council

Kirsten Hoffman presented updates from the Friends of Cutillo Park, the North End Clean Streets Committee, and the Boston Architectural College’s study on future uses of the Nazzaro Center building at the March North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) meeting. (0:00) Friends of Cutillo Park Cutillo Park, located off of Stillman Street, dates back to the Read More…

Community Featured Health & Environment

Local Businesses & Centers Temporarily Closed Due to COVID-19

In attempts to mitigate the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19) and keep North End/Waterfront community members safe, many local businesses and centers have announced temporarily closures. The following list, sorted alphabetically, was last updated Tuesday morning (March 17). Visit boston.gov for the latest information. If you know of other closures that should be added, please Read More…

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“Helping Hands” List During COVID-19 Crisis

This is an active list of offers we have received from those kind neighbors, organizations and businesses that want to lend a helping hand to neighbors. We’re always touched by those who think of creative ways to put their talents and resources to help our community. Feel free to send offers to info@northendwaterfront.com if you’re an individual, Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: COVID-19 Closures, Sewer & Water Work, Harbor Garage Impact Advisory Group, NEWNC Reports, NEMPAC Annual Update, and DiPaola Receives Good Neighbor Award

This week’s top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured rising concerns about coronavirus, construction, development, neighborhood updates, arts, people, and more. Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Eliot School Closed for a Week Due to Positive Coronavirus Case Boston Public Schools closed the North End’s Eliot K-8 Innovation School through Read More…

Community Featured Health & Environment

What’s the 311? Endicott St. Pothole, Trash Blown on Richmond St., Debris Dumped

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. Pothole at 135 Endicott St, Apt 1 This 311 user says, “Pothole in street from across from 135 Endicott street Boston north end.” The original 311 Read More…

Community Meetings

NEMPAC Annual Meeting Highlights New School Partnerships, Grants, Plans for Tileston Music Center

Celebrating their 19th year in operation, the North End Music and Performing Arts Center’s (NEMPAC) Executive Board recently held their annual public meeting. Covering intelligence found in the 2019 Annual Report, the public meeting also provided an opportunity for attendees to learn new details on the 48-50 Tileston Street project, insights on NEMPAC’s financial status, Read More…

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Weekly Top Reads: Harbor Garage Redevelopment, Parking Tickets, Nazzaro Center Study, Burton Named Mayor’s Chief of Staff, Zoning Variances, Eliot Newspaper

This week’s top posts on NorthEndWaterfront.com featured development projects, parking (note: street sweeping has resumed!), people, government, schools, and more. Read on below to see the most popular articles from this past week. Harbor Garage Redevelopment Meeting Draws Maxed Out Crowd The Boston Planning & Development Agency (BPDA) recently held a town hall-style hearing to Read More…

Community Health & Environment

“Spring Ahead” – Daylight Saving Time Begins on Sunday, March 8

It is that time of year to “spring forward” and turn your clocks ahead one hour. Daylight Savings Time begins at 2 a.m. on Sunday, March 8, 2020. We’ll lose the whole 2 a.m. hour on Sunday morning, but hopefully you won’t miss anything too important. We’ll give up one hour of sleep that night, but this Read More…

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Reader Poll: What Should Be the Future Usage of the Nazzaro Center Building?

The Boston Architectural College (BAC) has been conducting a study of the potential future usage for the Nazzaro Center building, located at 30 N. Bennet St. in the North End. Students from the class presented the second phase of their project at a community meeting at the end of February, citing four stakeholders who hope Read More…

Community Photos & Videos

Love & Friendship Was in the Air at the Neighborhood Service Center Valentine’s Party

The ABCD North End West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) recently held its Valentine’s Party for the seniors to commemorate the love and friendship that individuals of all ages find through their peers. The center had a fabulous turn out: nearly four dozen members of the community, including folks from the Amy Lowell and Read More…