Fireworks at NEWNC Meeting Over Barber Shop Zoning Variance

Everything was going smoothly last night at the Fairmont Battery Wharf during the July NEWNC (North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council) meeting, until the last agenda...

NEWNC Agenda for Monday, July 13th Meeting

The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) is having their monthly meeting on Monday, July 13th at 7:00pm. The location was incorrect in the Regional...

Armenian Park Delay by BRA Discussed at NEWRA Meeting

A scheduled presentation on the Armenian Heritage Park by Architect Don Tallelian did not happen at this week’s NEWRA meeting because the Boston Redevelopment...

NEWRA Supports Two Zoning Relief Applications

 www.NEWRA.orgAt the June 9th monthly North End/Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) meeting, there were 2 supportive votes for zoning relief applicants. Chad Wolfson of 5 N....

More Harbor Garage Reaction – Aquarium & Massport Protest

With the July 6th comment deadline now passed, more information is coming out about the reaction to the Chiofaro towers proposal to build a...

Maritime Museum Opens At Fairmont Battery Wharf

The Fairmont Battery Wharf formally opened the Maritime Museum this week with an outdoor celebration, including podium speeches by the Mayor and other dignitaries....

Upcoming Neighborhood Meetings

A few reminders for upcoming neighborhood meetings in the next week: Thursday for NEWRA, Monday for NEWNC and Tuesday for FOCCP. See the Calendar for...

B&T: Menino Halts Development Decisions Until After November Election

All the proposals, meetings and comment letters for new development may be for naught, at least until after November. According to a Banker &...

The Boston Harbor Association Comments On Chiofaro Plan – OK With Height?

The Boston Harbor Association's influential Vivien Li commented on the Chiofaro proposal in a Banker & Tradesman piece titled "Chiofaro Plan May Be Welcome...

Lyndell’s Bakery Replaces LuLu’s

Lyndell's bakery of Somerville has reopened in LuLu's space on Hanover Street. Lulu's former baker is their baker. Looks like the same cupcakes! They...

5 Tileston St Deck OK’d by Board of Appeals

John Pagliuca, of 5 Tileston Street, received a "sustained" decision by the City's Board of Appeal on July 1st that allows him to maintain...

North End Groups Send Joint Letter on Parcel 9

In an expression of neighborhood unity, three North End neighborhood groups submitted a joint comment letter regarding the proposals for Parcel 9 (Haymarket/Blackstone St.)....