Featured Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photos: Chalk Messages of Hope

This young Eliot student and his mom have been sharing messages of hope with the local community by decorating the waterfront sidewalks! Every morning the two have been writing messages of thanks and positivity to bring much needed smiles to passersby on the Atlantic Avenue sidewalk between Lewis Wharf and the Sail Loft. Mother Jade Read More…

Community Transportation

Filming for “Frills” Feb. 3–5 on Salem St. and North Square

Magic Wand Productions will be filming scenes for its new movie Frills in the North End on February 3 through February 5, 2020. Note this is an updated schedule – filming on Salem St. has been changed from Monday, 2/3 to Wednesday, 2/5. North Square notice remains the same. On February 5, Salem Street between Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Illegal Parking on Atlantic Ave., Potholes at Polcari Playground, Abandoned Scooter on N. Margin St.

Welcome back to our weekly update that highlights some of the cases appearing on 311 in the North End/Waterfront neighborhoods. All 311 cases are public information and can be found at 311.boston.gov. Illegal Parking at 63 Atlantic Ave, 7a This 311 user writes, “Details: Constituent called VERY ANGRY to complain about all the cars parked in Resident Parking Read More…

Food & Drink

Residents Association Supports Daily Catch Restaurant at Waterfront Site

In a vote of 22-8, the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) supported a proposal by Daily Catch restaurant to transfer its alcohol license to 65 Atlantic Avenue on the waterfront in Boston’s North End. Maria Lombardo and Sage Freddura presented a petition on November 14th to transfer a license currently held by The Read More…

Event Notices

Neighborhood Council Nov. 12 Agenda: 123-125 Salem St. Proposed License Change; 65 Atlantic Ave. Petition to Transfer Daily Catch Beer & Wine License; Community Chat on Homelessness and Drug Use

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, November 12, 2019, at 7 p.m. at the Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. Note this meeting is being held on Tuesday due to the holiday. At this month’s meeting, a petition will be heard to transfer an existing wines Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Public Works Kudos, Request for Trees, Move-In Trash, Ticket Ads at Richmond St. & Atlantic Ave.

Welcome back to our weekly update that highlights some of the cases appearing on 311 in the North End/Waterfront neighborhoods. All 311 cases are public information and can be found at 311.boston.gov. Public Works Kudos Two 311 users gave a shout-out to public works for keeping up with the trash build up during the big Boston move weekend. Read More…

Transportation

Crosswalk Construction Along Atlantic Ave. & Purchase St.

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) has announced a construction advisory for crosswalk rebuilding on Atlantic Avenue from Christopher Columbus Park to East Street, and the Surface Road / Purchase Street from Kneeland Street to Mercantile Street. The work will be completed overnight Monday through Friday, 7 p.m. to 6 a.m. from July 15 – Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Winter is Holding On

Boston is caught in a tug-of-war between winter and spring. Though warmer temperatures are predicted for the end of the week, a snowy, icy mess this past Sunday reminds residents that it’s still winter in New England. Check out this winter view of the Sail Loft on Atlantic Avenue above, submitted by Bob Somerville. “Neighborhood Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Holiday Lights From Atlantic Avenue

The holiday trellis lights at Christopher Columbus Park reflect off of the Marriott hotel at Long Wharf in this nighttime North End photo by Bob Somerville. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to info@northendwaterfront.com or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Darkness Envelopes the North End

As Autumn arrives, so do the longer evenings when darkness arrives while some are still returning home from work. This week the sun sets around 6:45pm, replacing pink skies with deep blues and city lights a bit earlier than last month. Photo submitted by Bob Somerville. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in Read More…

Transportation

New Multi-Space Parking Meters Go Live on Atlantic Avenue Along Cycle Track

Motor vehicle visiting parkers have had a free ride (literally) during the cycle track project as the meters along Atlantic Avenue were displaced. A new multi-space pay system has been installed and the City is ready to make it operational. Starting Friday, November 15, 2017: – 2 hour parking limit, 8am-8pm (ex Sun), and meters Read More…