Business Featured Real Estate

Closed North End Storefronts Multiply as Seasons Change

It is the time of year when the tourist traffic starts to dwindle and neighborhood businesses often decide to make a change, remodel or even close the doors for good. North Ender Adam Castiglioni wandered the streets recently and noticed a growing number of closed storefronts. Here’s a recap. The Italian 7 art and gallery Read More…

Community Featured Photos & Videos

Giangregorio Brothers of Green Cross Pharmacy Honored [Photos]

This year’s Michael A. Nazzaro Community Service Award was presented to Fernando “Freddy” & Joseph “Peppi” Giangregorio at Friday evening’s reception by the North End Columbus Day Celebration Committee. The Committee recognized Freddy & Peppi for their dedication to our neighborhood, our city, and the Italian American community of Massachusetts. They were owners of the Green Cross Pharmacy for decades Read More…

Event Notices

Columbus Day Parade Returns to North End on Sunday; Giangregorio Brothers Honored

The North End Columbus Day Celebration Committee is returning to the North End for the 2019 parade on Sunday, October 13, and will be hosting an evening of celebration and commemoration the preceding Friday, October 11, at Ristorante Filippo. The reception will feature music, prizes, raffle items, refreshments and cocktails.Tickets are limited. They are $55 Read More…

People Schools

Dr. Giuseppe Giangregorio Honored for Promoting Italian Language

Dr. Giuseppe Giangregorio (Pepe) has received an award from Centro Attività Scolastiche Italiane (C.A.S.IT) for his unwavering support and promotion of the Italian language and culture in the North End. The award was presented by C.A.S.IT President Giaconda Motta, Italian Consul Education Officer Professor Adamo Castelnuovo, and Eliot School Principal Traci Walker Griffith. Dr. Giuseppe Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Old Naples, Italy on Display at Green Cross

Inherited from the former Caffe Pompei, the Giangregorio family are displaying Christmas in old Naples, Italy in the window of Green Cross Pharmacy.  (Photo by Matt Conti)   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Email your best photos to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a caption (or more) telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood Read More…

Business Community Health & Environment

Green Cross Pharmacy Wins Clean Streets Good Neighbor Recognition Award for July 2011

Joseph (Peppy) and Fernando (Freddy) Giangregorio from Green Cross Pharmacy are shown with Janet Gilardi of the NEWRA Clean Streets Committee (Photo: Phil Orlandella) Green Cross Pharmacy, 393 Hanover St., is the winner of the July 2011 Good Neighbor Recognition Award from the Clean Streets Committee, part of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association Read More…