Obituary: Bryant Niedner Thayer of the North End

THAYER, Bryant Niedner 64, passed away on May 17. Mr. Thayer, a longtime resident of the North End, is survived by his beloved daughter,...

One-Way Traffic Proposal for Hanover St. on Chronicle TV, Part 6

https://vimeo.com/24089870 The controversial issue of making Hanover St. a one-way street and widening the sidewalks for alfresco dining is discussed in this excerpt from the...

Obituary: Marie Napoleone of the North End

NAPOLEONE-Marie, 94, of Boston’s North End, on Monday May 16, 2011. Marie worked at the Charlestown Naval Ship Yard and upon her retirement became...

Obituary: Maria (Maltese) Ferro of the North End

FERRO, Maria (Maltese) Of the North End of Boston April 27, 2011. Beloved wife of the late Pasquale Ferro and loving mother...

Obituary: Robert C. Colleameno of the North End

COLLEAMENO Robert C., 87, of Boston’s North End on Tuesday, April 26, 2011. Son of Italo and Eva (Sigliano) Colleameno. He leaves...

Obituary: Richard G. Mintz, Esteemed Local Lawyer

Richard G. Mintz, a North End resident at the Prince Building, prominent legal figure and son of the founding partner of the law firm Mintz...

Neighborhood Leader, Mario Alfano, Passes Away

In a note simply titled, “We have lost Mario,” the Alfano family has informed us that our dear friend and neighbor, Mario Alfano, passed...

North End/Waterfront-Based Site, GlobalPost, Seeks Release for Reporter Detained in Libya

James Foley, a reporter for GlobalPost, is being detained in Libya with other foreign journalists by forces loyal to Muammar Gaddafi. (Click image for...

General Hospital Stars Visit the North End

After enjoying a special Dinner at Janet Gilardi’s home, Three Stars from the Soap Opera~~General Hospital, Anna Gaeta and myself walked over to the Nursing Home...

North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) Elections on Saturday, May 14, 2011

The North End Waterfront Neighborhood Council’s 2011 Elections will be held on Saturday, May 14th from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the...

Part II of the Neighborhood Leader Interview: Rebecca Griffin, Executive Director of NEMPAC

This is the second part of an interview with Rebecca (Becca) Griffin, Executive Director of the North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC)....

North End Population Totals 10,131 Per 2010 Census Neighborhood Zoning District Data

Please note: This post replaces a previous article that used rough census tracts where the numbers were muddied by a large Downtown tract that...