NEWRA December Agenda & Membership Drive

The North End/Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) is having their December meeting on Thursday, December 10th. The agenda is shown below and also available at...

Shoppers Turn Out for North End’s Holiday Stroll

View a gallery of pictures from this year's North End Holiday Stroll. On Friday, December 4th, shoppers turned out for the 3rd Annual Buon Natale...

Head Start Holiday Bake Sale – Dec. 9th

North End Head Start HOLIDAY BAKE SALE Wednesday, December 9th, 9 a.m. 12 noon The Prado (Hanover Street entrance) Indulge in favorite holiday treats and cheer from...

Haymarket Vendors Back DeNormandie for Parcel 9

In a last minute effort to divert the State's decision on the Haymarket Parcel 9 development, the Boston Globe is reporting that the Haymarket...

NEWNC Meeting Agenda – Dec. 14th

NORTH END/WATERFRONT NEIGHBORHOOD COUNCIL NEWNC AGENDA Monday, December 14, 2009 7:00PM Nazzaro Community Center 30 N. Bennet Street 1.    Call to order – Stephen Passacantilli 2.    Roll call – Stephen Passacantilli 3.  ...

North End Branch Library Fundraiser – Save the Date!

*SAVE THE DATE - WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 24, 2010*** *What: Fundraiser to support our own North End Branch Library *** *Where:    Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel*** *When :...

Boston Common Tree Lighting

The Boston Common Tree Lighting is on Thursday, December 3, from 6 p.m.-8 p.m. and will be televised on Channel 5. The city's Parks &...

North End’s Improv Asylum Event to Benefit “Globe Santa”

From Boston.com: "The Improv Asylum in Boston’s North End has built a national reputation for the side-splitting improvisational and sketch comedy it has been churning...

Attention – All Graduating Classes of Columbus High School

Arthur A. Lauretano, Class of 1957, was kind enough to send in the following information about the upcoming 65th year commemoration of the Christopher...

Plethora of City of Boston Programs

Here is a subset of various City of Boston programs that folks may be interested in:

“Toys for Tickets”: *In keeping with a successful holiday tradition in
Boston, Mayor Thomas M. Menino announced that any driver issued a
non-public safety parking ticket on Boston’s streets on specific dates
in December, has the option of resolving their ticket by providing a toy
of equal or greater value than the fine on the ticket. For exact dates,
617-635-4811

*Mayor’s Holiday Special: *Take advantage of the City of Boston’s one
stop holiday planning website and enjoy great discounts this Holiday
season. Over 8,000 half-price show tickets, great parking rates, store
discounts and more.  www.mayorsholidayspecial.com

*Boston Offers Two Hours of Free Metered Parking This Holiday Season:
*In keeping with a popular tradition, the City of Boston is offering two
hours of free metered parking at each of the city’s parking meters on
Saturdays through Dec 27.

*Special State Election for the US Senate: *Do not forget to vote on Dec
8 in the Special Election Primary to fill Senator Kennedy's seat. To
vote in any election, you must send in your voter application form and
have it postmarked 20 days prior to the election. Remember that you must
be 18 years old by Election Day and a U.S. Citizen. To be eligible to
vote in the Special Election Final on Jan 19, you must register to vote
by Dec 30! Obtain a national mail voter registration form at
www.cityofboston.gov/elections/voter_reg.asp
Our Vote Matters!: *Find the answers to questions asked by young voters.
www.bostonyouthzone.com/myc/pdfs/youth_voting_guide.pdf

*Harry Potter at Boston's Museum of Science: *Check out the Harry Potter
exhibit at the museum! It will offer fans a glimpse of costumes, props,
and more than 200 other authentic artifacts from the film sets—including
the Great Hall, Hagrid's hut, and the Gryffindor common room.  Through
Feb 25. Adult tickets $26 and children tickets $23. www.mos.com
<http://www.mos.com>

*First Night 2010: *Bring in the New Year celebrating art and community
at this day long citywide festival. Perfect for Families! Get a first
night button as your ticket to entertainment! Dec 31, 1pm-12am.
www.firstnight.org <http://www.firstnight.org>