Featured Health & Environment

What’s the 311? Mask Violations, Person Passed Out Behind Steriti Rink, Abandoned Bike, Gas Light Loose on North St.

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. Bike Left at Intersection Of N Bennet St & Salem St This 311 user writes, “Another bike with bent wheels due to lack of secure bike Read More…

Community Featured

What’s the 311? Litter on Endicott St; N. Bennet Pl. Graffiti; Tree Pruning; Women Walking Cat in Copps Hill Burial Ground

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. Litter at 161 Endicott Street This 311 user says, “This was called over the weekend but nothing was done until trash day. Trash all over the Read More…

Event Notices

“The Lady of the Fairways” 60th Anniversary Caddies Reunion

Former caddies of the North Bennet Street caddy camps, mostly from the North End section of Boston, adjacent neighborhoods and nearby suburbs, took trains to New Hampshire for the summer months where they slept and lived in camps. It was there that these youngsters learned the value of hard work, dedication and commitment through the game of Read More…

Real Estate Schools

Construction Problems Delay Eliot School Expansion Until 2017

Previously unforeseen asbestos discovery and challenging soil conditions at the North Bennet Street construction site have delayed the expansion of the Eliot K-8 Innovation School until Spring 2017. The announcement made on Thursday night at a public meeting dashed parents hopes that the much needed classroom and lab space would be available for the start of the Read More…

Police & Fire

Boston Fire Responds to North Bennet Street, Site of Eliot School Expansion; Fireman Hurt

Boston Fire Department responded to North Bennet Street where smoke was visible but no flames, at least from the exterior. The vacant building is under construction for the expansion of the BPS Eliot K-8 Innovation School. Unconfirmed word from from the scene attributes the accident to a welding fire. Evidently they have removed much of the wood Read More…

Schools

Trade and Craft Making at North Bennet Street School Featured in Boston Globe

Making Magic at the North Bennet Street School, by Yvonne Abraham of the Boston Globe, features the North End trade school. Entering the 127-year-old trade and craft school on the corner of Salem and North Bennet streets in the North End is like going back in time. Furniture-making students bend over benches, creating intricate inlays Read More…