Community Meetings

Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Celebrates at Summer Party [Photos]

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) hosted its annual Summer Party on August 18th at the Pilot House. NEWRA members, local residents and public officials mingled while enjoying the scenic North End waterfront. NEWRA President Ford Cavallari highlighted the group’s accomplishments with supportive remarks from local officials including District 1 City Councilor Sal LaMattina, At-Large councilors Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

Robberies, Larcenies, Breaking & Entering Covered at North End Public Safety Meeting

Boston Police District A-1 provided an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents, summarized below, at the August 2016 North End Public Safety Meeting. The figures below cover the last 30 days period. Part 1 Crime: -Down 4% (District-wide) -Down 6% (City-wide) Robberies (2) 7/10 (7.00pm) at 97 Salem Street (Boston Common Coffeeshop): 3 people used the men’s bathroom around Read More…

Community Meetings Photos & Videos Police & Fire

North End National Night Out Brings Together Police & Community; Orlandella Honored

National Night Out in the North End is one of the largest of the neighborhood gatherings in all of Boston. This year was no different with hundreds coming out for fun and festivities to the Prado (Paul Revere Mall) and to strengthen partnerships between the community and Boston Police. Dozens of community groups and organizations Read More…

Meetings Real Estate

Abutters Meeting Draws Crowd at 25 Atlantic; Public Comments on Ch. 91 License Due August 5th

About 50 neighbors came out on Monday night to hear plans for a new 5-story condominium building proposed for 25 Atlantic Avenue in Boston’s North End / Waterfront. Organized by the Mayor’s Office of Neighborhood Services, the abutters meeting on the site was the first community outreach by the developer, J3 Design & Development, LLC and Walsh Read More…

Community Health & Environment Meetings Real Estate

NEWRA Letter to BRA Director on the North End Nursing Home

Brian Golden, Director                                                                                                                July 22, 2016 Boston Redevelopment Authority One City Hall Square, 9th Floor Boston MA 02201 RE: Partners North End Nursing Home Dear Mr. Golden: When the BRA argued the case for continued Urban Renewal Zone authority earlier this year, your team emphasized the community benefit of continued strong Land Read More…

Community Daily Briefs Meetings

3 Things & Photo: Dirty Water, One Year Ago, NEWRA Meeting, Yacht’s Ownership!

https://www.instagram.com/p/BHx8q_RDgOj/?taken-at=254372545 Today is Thursday, July 14th – Here are Three Things you Should Know! 1. Courtesy of the community calendar, take a look at today’s events planned in the neighborhood: 6:00pm NEMPAC Summer Concert Series on the Waterfront: Swing Favorites in the Park: Eight to the Bar. More information. 6:00pm Restorative Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park: Restorative Yoga: Sponsored by Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

Overall Crime Down But Summer Brings Aggravated Assaults & Larcenies

Boston Police District A-1 provided an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents, summarized below, at the July 2016 North End Public Safety Meeting. The figures below cover the last 30 days period. Part 1 Crime: City-wide: Down 4% District A-1: Down 5% Aggravated Assaults (3) 6/18/16: 40-year-old suspect attempted to attack victim with a pair of Read More…

Community Daily Briefs Meetings

3 Things & Photo: NEWNC Meeting, Permanent Dog Park, Table Scraps?

Today is Monday, July 11th, and Here are Three Things to Know: 1. Courtesy of the events calendar, take a look at today’s events! 6:00pm Free Zumba Class at Christopher Columbus Park:  Boston Public Health Commission, the Boston Parks & Recreation Department and Blue Cross Blue Shield MA are partnering to provide the Boston Parks Summer Read More…

Community Daily Briefs Meetings

Thursday’s 3 Things & Photo: Haymarket Hotel, Calm Before the Storm, Engagement Photos, NEWRA Meeting!

Three Things to Know for Thursday, June 9th: 1. Continuing with the busy week of events in the neighborhood, note the following events for this evening: 5:30pm Parcel 9 / Haymarket Hotel (PDA) at BRA Board Meeting BRA staff will be bringing the Haymarket Hotel – Parcel 9 project forward to the BRA Board of Directors with Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

Three Arrests Reported at North End Public Safety Meeting

The start of the good weather season has been relatively quiet in the North End, according to Captain Ken Fong of District A-1 police at the monthly Public Safety meeting. Citywide crime statistics are down 2% year-to-date though the end of May and districtwide figures were reported down 4%. There were several larcenies in the North End area Read More…

Community Daily Briefs Meetings

3 Things & Photo: Cooper Street Scene, NEWRA ZLC Meeting, Unique Summer Getaway?

Tuesday, May 24th, Here are Three Things You Should Know: 1. Mark the calendar for these local happenings later tonight: Tonight at 7:00pm, the North End / Waterfront Residents Association (NEWRA) will have their monthly Zoning, Licensing & Construction committee meeting at the Mariner’s House, located at 11 North Square. This month, Monica’s Mercato Pizza is on the Read More…

Community Meetings

The Weekender: NEWNC Election, Cornhole Classic, “PMS Bites,” Zoning Relief, Waterfront Ferry?

Here it is, the post you have been waiting for all week! Recap the top posts over the past several days: Top 5 Posts of the Week: Six Residents Elected to North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) Over 350 total votes were cast in the 2016 North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) election, placing Read More…