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...
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Underneath Boston: A City Built on Wood Piles Preserved by Groundwater

Boston Groundwater Trust (BGwT) has been working underneath the scenes to preserve the structural integrity of Boston since 1986, monitoring groundwater levels to be...

Boston Harbor Now Partners with Greater Boston Community Groups to Provide Free Public Access...

This summer, more than 6,700 residents of Boston and surrounding communities joined Boston Harbor Now for free cruises around Boston Harbor and to the...

Recommendations for Preparing a “Go Bag” for Emergency Situations

A “Go Bag” is a basic collection of items needed to take with you in an emergency, including communication tools, identification, clothing, toiletries, food...

CDC Recommends Tips for Athletes to Stay Safe During Hot Weather

Summer heat and humidity can be dangerous for athletes as they return to practice and prepare for the fall season. This time of year,...

“Boston Blooms With Daffodils” This October

The City initiative “Boston Blooms with Daffodils” returns this October when 20,000 daffodil bulbs will be distributed citywide for volunteers to plant over the weekends of...

Dedicating and Ribbon Cutting at Carolyn Lynch Garden on the Greenway

The Greenway Conservancy and The Lynch Foundation celebrated the new Carolyn Lynch Garden with a dedication and ribbon-cutting ceremony in late August 2018. “There are...

North End Waterfront Health Encourages Back to School Safety

Stay away from strangers’ cars. Let grown-ups and only grown-ups help strangers. Strangers should ask adults, not kids, for help. Stick with a friend...

Local Wine Shop Boston Bottle Receives Good Neighbor Award

Daniel O'Connor of Boston Bottle at 372 Commercial Street was recently presented with the Good Neighbor Recognition Award for his efforts in keeping the North End neighborhood...

Neighborhood Photo: Flooding at Puopolo Park

The grass vs. turf debate continues for Puopolo Park. John Romano points out that, when it rains, second base floods and the neighborhood baseball teams...

North End Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center Donates Lunch to North End Seniors

On Friday, August 10, the North End Rehabilitation & Healthcare Center donated lunch to the North End Seniors. The seniors enjoyed a meal of fresh...