Featured Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Breaking & Entering of Vehicle; Theft From Pharmacy

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Breaking & Entering—Motor Vehicle10/11/ – 10/12/20   5:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m.Victim reports he parked his 2019 Audi Q3 (unlocked) at Commercial and Battery Streets. Victim stated the next morning his golf clubs and U.S. currency had been Read More…

Featured Health & Environment

What’s the 311? Loud Traffic Signal on Battery St., Overflowing Trash on Endicott St., Lane Markings Needed on 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. Traffic Signal at Battery St North End Boston This 311 user says, “New crosswalk signal sound installed on Commercial and Battery Street. This sound goes off Read More…

Featured Meetings

Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Supports 8-12 Battery St. Roof Deck

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) voted to support a new roof deck at 8-12 Battery St. to replace the old roof deck at their October meeting. The petition was presented by Greylock Roofing Project Manager Lauren Knollmeyer. Greylock was hired to replace the roof on 8-12 Battery Street and, in doing so, Read More…

Featured Meetings

8-12 Battery St. Roof Deck Supported by Neighborhood Council

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) voted 7-0 to support the construction of a new roof deck at 8-12 Battery Street. Representatives from Greylock Roofing Company and Mediate Management presented plans for a replacement roof deck at the September NEWNC meeting. The building recently had a new roof put on and, during that Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Fire Station Burglary and Theft from Vehicle

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Burglary06/17/19 12 a.m. – 6:50 a.m.Boston Fire Department (Harbor Unit) on Battery Street reports an unknown person entered through a partially ajar door. Once inside, the suspect stole a wallet from a locker containing ID and credit/bank Read More…

Photos & Videos Real Estate

Addition and Roof Deck on Battery Street Overwhelmingly Opposed by Residents’ Association [Video]

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) voted 3-26 in opposition to zoning variances sought at 16-18 Battery Street. Owner Seth Nock was not present at the meeting and was represented by Attorney Daniel Toscano. The application seeks to change the legal occupancy of the existing premises from nine to ten residential units and construct Read More…

Event Notices Real Estate

Neighborhood Council Supports Addition and Private Roof Deck on Battery Street

Owner Seth Nock, 16-18 Battery St. has filed to change the legal occupancy of the existing premises from nine residential units to ten residential units and construct a one story addition and a private roof deck. Attorney Daniel Toscano represented the owner at the December 8th meeting of the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Event Notices

88th Saint Joseph’s Feast – Schedule of Events for July 26, 27 & 28, 2013

The 88th Annual Saint Joseph’s Feast kicks off on Friday, July 26, 2013, 5:00 pm with the blessing of the statue of San Giuseppe at the Hanover Street chapel along with activities on Battery Street. Opening night will have entertainment by the Italian Serenaders, North End Marching Band and Gian Faraone. The festival runs through Read More…

Community Event Notices Food & Drink Photos & Videos Police & Fire

Neighborhood Council Votes Against Moving St. Joseph’s Feast to Prado; Supports Strega Cafe Transfer and Endicott St. Variance [Meeting Video]

Video: North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) meeting on June 10, 2013 at Nazzaro Center, North End, Boston. Recap and video timeline is shown below. (00:00 in video) Welcome and introduction of new council members and officers, after the recent election of new council members. New NEWNC officers were announced as follows: President: Stephen Read More…

Event Notices

Six North End Streets Added to Street Sweeping Program

The following information comes from Boston Public Works Department regarding the addition of six new North End streets to the mechanical sweeping program. North End street sweeping starts the week of March 11th, but the new streets will have a grace period until April 1, 2013. New Posted Street Sweeping The Boston Public Works Department Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo of the Day: Madonna Della Cava Society Chapel at Christmas

All Saints Way gets the attention on Battery Street, and it looks great!. The Madonna Della Cava Society Chapel across the street is also very well done this year. Download a hi-res version of this photo or order a print here. Did you take a great photo? Send it in.