Meeting to Address Late Night Activity

State Representative Aaron Michlewitz invites people to discuss the problems addressed in the recent Boston Globe article, "Culture Clash in the North End" at...

Globe Highlights “Culture Clash” in North End

In a front page article, the Boston Globe highlights the changes happening in the neighborhood. ("Culture Clash in the North End" by Jenna Russell,...

Lawsuit Filed Over Hanover Street Incident From March 2009

The North End's Hanover Street was the location described in Michael O'Brien's lawsuit filed last week against police officers when his pal hit a double-parked BMW. The March 2009 incident spiraled out of control when O'Brien tried to record the officers who alledgedly responded with excessive force. The following is an excerpt of the complaint via Universal Hub. The BPD and City of Boston have not yet responded to the complaint. The Globe also reported on the lawsuit in this article.

 

 

North End/Waterfront Weekly Police Journal Log – September 25, 2009

Notable incidents from this week's police journal log: Vandalism 09/19/09          12:30am Victim reports unknown person broke the front windshield on his 2004 Chevy Cavalier on Prince Street. Larceny 09/19/09         ...

“The Cheeseman” and “The Cheese Shop”

  "Fresh Cheese" from Endicott St. has reopened on Fleet St. as "The Cheese Shop." Carmen DiNunzio, "The Cheeseman", was sentenced for 6 years with 3...

Rowdy College Students on North St (Oh, in 1865)

College students causing havoc in the North End? Some things never change as shown by this find by Harvard Law Librarian, Lesley Schoenfeld. Manuscripts...

Segway Hearing Requested by Councilor LaMattina

City Councilor Sal LaMattina is calling for a hearing to discuss how the City should accommodate increasing Segway use on city streets and sidewalks....

North End Weekly Police Log – September 17, 2009

There are two drug-related arrests in this week's North End/Waterfront police log. Drugs/Possession Cl. A 09/11/09          12:52pm Two male suspects arrested on Hanover Street & Prince Street...

Weekly North End Police Log – September 10, 2009

Attempted Unarmed Robbery 09/04/09          1:25am Female victim was approached by 3 suspects  on Clinton Street (2) male and (1) female. They attempted to steal the victims...

“Pipe Down Please” – New Motorcycle Noise Reduction Program

Boston Police unveiled a new voluntary program to reduce motorcycle noise on North End streets, called "Pipe Down Please." The Boston initiative is mirrored...

Gassy Park’s “Melted” Swing Quickly Replaced

  North End infants and toddlers rejoice! In a piece of good news, the Parks Department replaced the vandalized swing at the DeFilippo Playground ("the Gassy")....

Gassy Park Swings “Melted” by Vandals

Emily Lapkin reports via Neighbors for Neighbors: "I'm just writing to tell everyone the sad news that the infant/toddler swings at the "Gassy" park on...