Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: April Showers Bring May Flowers

All the rain this past week has led to some beautiful spring flowers! Frankie Boyer documented this pretty scene along Greenough Lane. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Send in your photos via email to or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Two Residential Breaking & Entering Incidents

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Attempted Breaking & Entering / Residence07/29/18     2:30amVictim reports an unknown male suspect was buzzing the bell and then began kicking the door to her Greenough Lane residence. The victim in the morning observed damage to Read More…


BostonZest Researches Charter Street Park and Greenough Lane

A “delightful pocket of serenity” is how our friends at BostonZest describe the North End’s Charter Street Park and Greenough Lane. They do the research on the space and find some interesting history including this 1891 sketch by Henry Blaney, in the Boston Public Library Collection. Head over to BostonZest to see the comparison to Read More…