Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Solitude & Shadows

This black-and-white image shows Atlantic Avenue along the waterfront from above. “A rare sight on a Saturday morning,” says photographer Bob Somerville, noting the lack of people and activity. Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos via email to info@northendwaterfront.com or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about your Read More…

Featured Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Small Fire on North St., Homeless Person Sleeping in Business

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Fire06/14/20   9:32 a.m.Boston Fire Department (BFD) on scene of a small roof deck fire at a North St. residence. BFD reports the fire was caused by accidental disposal of a cigarette. Estimate of damage $500 -$1000. Investigate Read More…

Featured Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Groceries Stolen From Car, Handicap Placard Misuse

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Larceny from Motor Vehicle04/19/20 at 1:30 p.m. — 04/20/20 at 7:30 a.m.Victim reports her 2019 Nissan Pathfinder was parked on Atlantic Ave. and an unknown person stole assorted groceries from the vehicle. Violation of Auto Laws04/14/20    Read More…

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…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Autumn in the Air

This eerie image of Atlantic Avenue and the Monday evening clouds over the North End certainly seems to hint that fall is on its way. Cozy sweaters are great, but can we please hold on to the sunlight a little longer? Photo submitted by Bob Somerville. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in 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…