Food & Drink

Grand Abruzzese Dinner for Italian Earthquake Relief

Visiting chefs from Abruzzese helped raise funds for Central Italy Earthquake Relief at Filippo Ristorante’s grand dinner this week. The event was a kickoff of 40th Anniversary celebrations for the North End’s Lucia Ristorante by Filippo and Phil Frattaroli with guest chefs and restauranteurs Antonella Santacroce, Dal Mohr, Edmundo Guzman and Domenico Santacroce. Hailing from Sulmona, Italy in Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Real Estate

“Boston Stands With Italy” Brings Community Together to Raise Earthquake Relief Funds

Video: Boston Stands With Italy fundraiser on October 23, 2016, Steriti Rink, Boston’s North End, featuring scenes from the event, official program and music by Scansonati. Boston’s Italian community and local restaurants raised over $60,000 at “Boston Stands With Italy,” a fundraiser held on Sunday, October 23rd at Steriti rink in the North End. A 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit Read More…

Community Event Notices

Serata Solidarieta’ Fundraiser for Central Italy Earthquake Relief on September 25th

The Federation of the Italian Student Associations in Boston in collaboration with the Comites and Under the Auspices of the Consulate General of Italy in Boston present: Serata Solidarieta – Amatriciana Pasta Night A Fundraiser for cities affected by the recent earthquake in Central Italy Sunday, September 25 Doors Open at 5pm, Dinner at 6pm Read More…

Food & Drink Police & Fire

North End Restaurants Donate to Italian Earthquake Victims; Free Comcast Calls

Several North End restaurants are donating dinner proceeds to the victims of the recent Italian earthquake on August 24th. Comcast is also offering free calls. Details below. Boston’s Little Italy to Support Earthquake Victims in Central Italy  Restaurants in Boston’s Little Italy are coming together to help victims of the devastating earthquake that hit Central Italy. Restaurants in Read More…

Event Notices

L’Aquila 3D Presentation, Inside the Closed City at Filippo Ristorante on March 22, 2013

Event announcement from Filippo Ristorante: We invite you to a special presentation this Friday evening, March 22nd, 2013, from 6-9PM at FILIPPO Ristorante, entitled “L’Aquila 3D Presentation, Inside the Closed City”. As you know, after the devastating earthquake of April 6th, 2009, Filippo and a group of very compassionate Boston-based friends, raised the necessary funds Read More…

Police & Fire

Did You Feel It? Magnitude 4.0 Maine Earthquake Hits Boston [Twitterfeed]

Tweets about “#Earthquake #Boston” Where were you when the earthquake happened? It was 7:12 p.m., when the 4.0 magnitude earthquake was felt throughout Boston, including the North End / Waterfront. The epicenter was about 30 miles from Portland, Maine at a depth of 3.1 miles. See the details on the U.S. Geological Survey website. Worried? Read More…