Community Meetings Photos & Videos

NEWRA Summer Party & Victor Brogna’s 80th Birthday [Photo Gallery]

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) hosted its annual Summer Party on August 19th at the Pilot House, Lewis Wharf. NEWRA members (and prospective members) enjoyed the scenic North End waterfront while socializing with fellow residents and local officials at the event. A special highlight of the summer party was Victor Brogna’s 80th birthday Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

David Marx Presented with Community Service Award for Public Safety Work

North End Public Safety Committee Chair, David Marx, was presented with a Community Service Award by Boston Police District A-1 Captain Kenneth Fong at Tuesday’s Neighborhood Night Out event on the Prado/Paul Revere Mall. Captain Fong recognized Marx’s efforts to work with District A-1 to improve the neighborhood’s public safety and advocate on behalf of North End residents. David Read More…

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North End Public Safety Report & Crime Stats as of June 4, 2015

The June 2015 North End Public Safety Meeting was held Thursday, June 4, at the Nazzaro Center.  The meeting was introduced by the Chair of NEWRA’s newly-created Public Safety Committee (in conjunction / coordination with NEWNC), David Marx, along with District A-1 Captain Ken Fong, Sgt. James Chin and Officer Teddy Boyle. Also in attendance were Boston City Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

Police Report Few Incidents at Public Safety Meeting

Captain Ken Fong from District A-1, Sgt. James Chin and Officer Teddy Boyle of the Boston Police were on hand for what NEWNC’s Public Safety Chair David Marx said was the “quickest and easiest meeting in the several years that I have been attending.” Based on the statistics from the past month, it is hard Read More…

Event Notices Meetings Police & Fire

Public Safety Meeting: Late Night Fights Result in Arrests

The January 2015 Public Safety Meeting was short with not many crime incidents reported during the last several weeks. Police noted that college students are due back next week and the Suffolk University party car will start patrolling during weekend nights. Two arrests for assault & battery were made following late night fighting incidents at Caffe Read More…

Community Event Notices Meetings

RUFF Letter: Abutters Meeting for Pilot Dog Park at Flights in the Gassy

The following is an invitation letter from Responsible Urbanites for Fido (RUFF) inviting community feedback from neighborhood residents at their next meeting at the Nazzaro Center on October 14th at 7pm. Hoping to address the growing need for an off-leash, safe and legal place for residents to bring their dogs, the City of Boston and RUFF Read More…

Food & Drink Meetings Real Estate

Sushi Rock Aims to Bring Asian Flare to the North End

Sushi Rock, a Pan Asian restaurant and Sushi Bar will be opening at 78-80 Salem Street in the North End, at the former location of Pulcinella Mozzarella Bar E Ristorante. Monday night, September 22nd, residents gathered on the sidewalk outside of the new restaurant for an abutters meeting to hear details about the restaurant and raise Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

Public Safety Neighborhood Walk With Boston Police

A late night public safety neighborhood walk around was held on Thursday night into early Friday morning, led by Boston Police District A-1 Captain Kenneth Fong and Neighborhood Council Public Safety Committee Chair David Marx. Also joining the walk were Sergeant James Chin, Officer Jenna Cullity and Officer Teddy Boyle as well as North End Read More…

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Council Supports Etc Juicery & Monica’s Trattoria, Splits on Waterfront Cafe; New Abutter Meetings and NBSS Expansion [Video]

Video: North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council meeting, September 8, 2014 The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) heard from two presenters and voted on three business applications at its monthly September 8, 2014 meeting. View the video for the full meeting with timeline highlights noted below. (0:00 in video) Welcome and Introductions by Read More…

Event Notices Meetings Police & Fire

Police Saturate North End and Update Residents on Assaults and Missing Person Cases [Video]

The March North End Public Safety Meeting covered several recent high profile incidents in the neighborhood. District A-1 were represented by five officers and detectives at the meeting, including Captain James Hasson, Lt. Detective Chuck Wilson, Sgt. Thomas Lema, Officer Teddy Boyle and Officer Roy Garber. (00:00 in video) Sgt. Lema started the meeting announcing Read More…

Meetings Police & Fire

Police Highlight Restaurant and Bar License Violations at North End Public Safety Meeting

Boston Police District A-1 Captain Jim Hasson and Sgt. Tom Lema discussed recent police activity in the neighborhood at the monthly North End Public Safety Meeting held on February 6, 2013. Captain Hasson will soon be leaving A-1 to be replaced by Captain Kenneth Fong in mid-March. Also attending the meeting were Rich Grelich from Read More…