Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Outdoor Seating Abandoned

The tables outside Mother Anna’s on the corner of Hanover and Cross Streets in Boston’s North End sit silently waiting for this pandemic to end. Photo submitted by Lisa Armstrong. “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 Read More…

Business Featured

Chase Bank Ribbon Cutting Celebrates Salem Street Branch

The new Chase Bank located at 48 Salem Street celebrated its official ribbon cutting on Tuesday, February 25, finalizing their position as an addition to the North End community. Branch members and executives from throughout the Northeast came to witness what has been part of J.P Morgan’s initiative to expand its breadth into the Boston 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…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Chase Bank “Coming Soon” to Salem & Cross Streets

Signs were put up Monday at the corner of Salem and Cross Streets to officially announce the future arrival of Chase Bank. J.P. Morgan Chase announced a large-scale expansion in the Boston area back in October 2018 with over 60 new bank branches and 130 ATMs, including a proposed location in Boston’s North End. In Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Homeless Loitering on Cross St., Beverly St. Needle Clean-Up, Neighborhood Parking Woes

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. Homeless on Cross Street This 311 user writes, “This building continues to be a homeless person refuge, and is getting worse and worse. It is dirty Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Homeless Fill Entryway on Cross St., Broken Sidewalk, Late Recycling Pick-Up

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. Homeless Camp in Entryway at Intersection Of Cross St & Hanover St This 311 user writes, “Disgusting entryway to the North End. Homeless people have set Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Freedom Trail Returns to Cross Street

Last month NorthEndWaterfront.com reader Adam Castiglioni shared photos of the ongoing construction at Cross Street Plaza and asked “When will the construction be done and the Freedom Trail restored?” The Freedom Trail Foundation provided some information at the beginning of September saying, among other things, that the crew was scheduled to begin installation of the Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Homeless Drinking on Cross St., Clark St. Broken Sidewalk, Long Wharf Recycling

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. Clark Street Sidewalk This 311 user writes, “Narrow sidewalk missing bricks. Location: Clark Street between Commercial & North St. North End.” The original 311 post can Read More…

Event Notices

Zoning, Licensing & Construction Committee April 23 Agenda: Chase Bank at 48-50 Salem Street

The April Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held Tuesday, April 23 at 7 p.m. at the Mariners House. The ZLC will hear an appeal to change the zoning use for the building at the corner of Salem and Cross Streets from a 36-A restaurant (formerly Peet’s Coffee and, before that, Goody Read More…

Community Featured

Reader Poll: Should Chase Bank Move Into the Corner of Cross and Salem Streets?

A proposal for a Chase Bank at the corner of Cross Street and Salem Street, former location of Peet’s Coffee and Goody Glover’s before that, was presented to both the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council and North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association at their February meetings. The bank would be a change of use Read More…