Arts & Culture Featured

Lost Crossing: The Lewis Street Mission to Boston’s “Black Sea”

By Jessica Dello Russo The North End of Boston is world-famous for historic sites with ties to the American Revolution from North Square to Copp’s Hill. Just outside of this circuit, along the water’s edge, are signs of another upheaval, literally, just that, in the sense of where we find the Boston Harbor shoreline today, Read More…

Featured Health & Environment

North End Water And Sewer Works July 2020 Update: Work Continues on Tileston St. & Lewis St., New Projects Begin on Margaret St. & Cleveland Pl.

The July 2020 work plan by Boston Water & Sewer Commission is shown below. In June, water main work was completed on parts of Lewis and Tileston Streets. In July, expect work on Lewis and Tileston Streets to continue, as well as new work to start on Margaret Street and Cleveland Place. See below for Read More…

Community Featured

What’s The 311? Construction Parking Extended on Lewis Street; Overflowing Dog Park Trash

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. Equipment Malfunctions Extend Construction Parking Permits on Lewis Street “These signs have been up for excavating from 2/15 to 2/22 which is today and no work Read More…

Community Featured

What’s The 311? Tow Zone, Dog Droppings, Nonresidents Taking Permit Parking Spots

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. Resident Unhappy with Tow Zone on Lewis & Moon Streets “Using a parking permit for 46 Lewis Street in an attempt to dominate Lewis Street as well as Moon Street. We have barely any Read More…

Community Featured

What’s The 311? Overflowing Trash Can, Intrusive Light From Downtown, and Ladder on Street

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. Overflowing Trash Can at The Gassy “Snow Hill North End Gassy Park” The original 311 post can be found here. The case was submitted and opened Read More…

Police & Fire

Police Blotter: Hair Salon Break In and Package Theft

The following are recent incidents reported by Boston Police District A-1 for the North End / Waterfront area. Breaking & Entering –  Commercial04/22 – 04/24/18    5:00pm – 10:30amLewis Street hair salon reports an unknown person forced open the front door to the Salon. Victim reports cash register was stolen with unknown amount of U.S. Read More…

Featured Police & Fire Transportation

Lewis and Commercial Street Intersection Due For Changes After Another Serious Accident

New signage, crosswalk warning stripes and no corner parking are among the changes put in place this week at the Lewis and Commercial Street intersection where a North End woman recently suffered seriously injuries after being run over by a turning car. The new markings were made by Boston Transportation Department who said they are planning a Read More…

Food & Drink

Tenoch Mexican Opens February 10th on Lewis Street in North End

Tenoch Mexican finally opened on February 10, 2014 in Boston’s North End at 3 Lewis Street, according to an announcement on Facebook.  The North End restaurant with take out joins the Medford location, both owned by Alvaro Sandoval. Tenoch also operates a mobile food truck. Tenoch will be the only Mexican restaurant in the North Read More…

Food & Drink Photos & Videos Real Estate Sports

Neighborhood Council Supports Foster St. Addition with Roof Deck and Lewis St. Spin Studio / Juice Bar

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) supported two applications at its Monday night meeting on September 9, 2013. A scheduled parking discussion with the Boston Transportation Commissioner was cancelled at the last minute due to a scheduling conflict. BTD Commissioner Thomas Tinlin is expected to appear at the October 15th NEWNC meeting. (09:40 Read More…

Community Food & Drink Photos & Videos

Tenoch Mexican Restaurant Opposed by Neighborhood Council [Video]

Video: Tenoch Mexican at the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) meeting held on March 11, 2013 at the Nazzaro Community Center. The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council, NEWNC, voted 3-5 to oppose Tenoch Mexican, a proposed restaurant with take-out at 1-3 Lewis Street by operator Alvaro Sandoval. Prince Building abutters at 63 Read More…