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Fireworks Spectacular Over Boston Harbor for Labor Day Weekend

For the sixth year in a row, a group of local non-profits have illuminated Boston Harbor for Labor Day weekend, as another Summer unofficially comes to an end. Twin barges located between Long Wharf and the Seaport provided nearly a half-hour of booming colors to light up the harbor, filled with boats and waterfront activities. Read More…

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Photos: Labor Day Lunch at North End / West End ABCD Neighborhood Service Center

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) recently held its Labor Day party. The Labor Day party was especially significant because more than ever, our seniors face increasingly isolation when their adult children and families return to the full-time schedule of work, school, and other commitments. The NE/WE NSC is here to Read More…

Arts & Culture Event Notices

Fireworks Saturday Night, Sept. 3rd, on Boston Harbor!

Boston Harbor Now (the merged entity of The Boston Harbor Association and the Harbor Islands Alliance) and the City of Boston is bringing Illuminate Boston fireworks to the Harbor on the Saturday night of Labor Day weekend. The barge will be located in the center of the inner harbor, with viewing from the North End, Seaport, and East Boston. Read More…


Labor Day Party Brings Out Dozens of Seniors to ABCD Center

The ABCD North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center (NE/WE NSC) held its Labor Day Party last week.  Over 3 dozen seniors turned out for one last summer meal of pasta, chicken, potatoes, egg salad, and cake. Maria Stella, Gulla, Director, gave a rousing speech to the crowd.  “More than one last barbecue,” she said emphatically, Read More…

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Summer on the Waterfront Bringing Fireworks Back to Boston Harbor on Saturday, August 30, 2014

Summer on the Waterfront is once again bringing fireworks back to Boston Harbor for an end of summer celebration over Labor Day weekend on Saturday, August 30, 2014, 9:00 p.m. Lead sponsor is Boston Harbor Cruises with support from the Boston Harbor Hotel, Boston Globe and City of Boston. This is the second year that Read More…

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New Residents Moving in to the Community Over the Labor Day Weekend

As hundreds of new residents moved in over the Labor Day weekend, we could finally come to realize that our tiny community is changing in demographics and culture. This once predominantly Italian and family oriented neighborhood has transformed overnight, but we could see it in plain sight, in the light of day this weekend. Older Read More…

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3rd Annual Fall Bocce Classic, “Michael’s Tournament” at Langone Park [Photos]

Labor Day weekend brought the 3rd Annual Fall Bocce Classic, known as “Michael’s Tournament” to Langone Park. The event welcomes North Enders and friends to serious bocce while honoring the late Michael Mendola. The event is organized by Michael’s brother, Joe Mendola, and features the expresso and ziti of Natale DeMarco among other homemade offerings. Read More…

Community Food & Drink Sports

End of Summer BBQ at Mirabella Pool [Photos]

An end of summer party was on tap at the Mirabella Pool on Sunday over Labor Day weekend, two days before the pool closes for the season. Fortunately, the sun held out for a big time cookout with music by DJ Sal Bartolo. Here are some photos from the event. [wooslider smoothheight=”true” slider_type=”attachments”]

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Madonna Della Cava Society Hosts Annual Labor Day Barbecue on Battery Street [Photos]

Battery Street was all about enjoying the last big summer weekend with a street cookout, music by DJ Virgil and bounce tents for the kids. The event is sponsored each year by the Madonna Della Cava Society that is located at 3 Battery Street in Boston’s North End. We caught a few photos from the Read More…