National Hand Washing Awareness Week is December 2-8

National Hand Washing week occurs December 2nd through December 8th and is a fantastic way to promote better hygiene and reduce respiratory illnesses -...

U.S. Raises COPD Awareness in November

November is COPD Awareness Month; Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, commonly referred to as COPD, is a serious lung disease that makes it hard for...

Downtown Waterfront Coastal Resilience Study

Carl Spector, Commissioner of the Environment for the City of Boston, presented an overview of the Coastal Resilience Study for the Downtown Waterfront at...

Save the Harbor / Save the Bay Pop-Up Museum at 226 Causeway Street

North End resident and Artist-in-Residence Robyn Reed along with Chris Mancini from Save the Harbor / Save the Bay presented the interactive pop-up museum at...

Fall Back – Daylight Saving Time Ends on Sunday, November 4th

On Sunday, November 4, 2018, 2:00 a.m., clocks are turned backward 1 hour to Sunday, November 4, 2018, 1:00 a.m. local standard time instead. Sunrise and sunset will be about...

NEW Health Wishes the Neighborhood “Happy Halloween!”

North End Waterfront Health is celebrating Halloween and wishes everyone a fun and safe day! To help ensure adults and children have a safe holiday,...

Mayor’s Column: How We Are Addressing Climate Change in Boston

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh This year is shaping up to be one of the strongest years in Boston’s history. We’ve continued to add 20,000...

Massachusetts Health Centers Oppose Question One [Letter to the Editor]

As the leader of a community health center already challenged by a statewide nursing shortage, we are joining the Massachusetts League of Community Health...

Elevating Sargent’s Wharf, Columbus, Langone Parks and Long Wharf in “Resilient Boston Harbor” Plan

Mayor Marty Walsh announced a broad plan to shore up several waterfront parcels from flooding, including in the North End and Downtown, as part...

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Domestic violence is the willful intimidation, physical assault, battery, sexual assault, and/or other abusive behavior as part of a systematic pattern of power and...

New Suggested Guidelines for Breast Cancer Screenings

October is breast cancer awareness month. It’s a time when many organizations around the country will commit to raising knowledge and awareness around breast...

Peter Baldassari Receives Good Neighbor Award

Peter Baldassari was recently presented with the Good Neighbor Recognition Award for his efforts in keeping the North End neighborhood clean. The award was made on behalf...