Community Featured Meetings

Neighborhood Council Votes to Support 283 Hanover St. Restaurant (Former Pinkberry); Also Traffic, Storm Recovery & Public Safety Updates

The future of 283 Hanover Street was discussed at a brief Neighborhood Council meeting on Monday, January 8th, 2018. Attorney Daniel Toscano represented Frank and Karen Pellino, who wish to open a sit down restaurant at the Hanover Street location. The Council gave unanimous support to the Pellino’s new proposed restaurant. Currently, Frank and Karen own Pellino’s Ristorante Read More…

Event Notices

North End Against Drugs Bingo on January 28th

North End Against Drugs is hosting their annual Adult Bingo Fundraiser on Sunday January 28th at the Nazzaro Center, 30 North Bennet Street. This is the bye week before the Super Bowl so there’s no football! Bingo starts at 1pm, doors open at 12 noon. There will be 20 games of Bingo including a coverall at the end. Read More…

Community Kids & Families

North End Against Drugs Back to School Party

North End Against Drugs (NEAD) held its annual Back to School Dance Party last Friday, September 29th, at Polcari Playground at the Nazzaro Center. The playground was filled with students from the neighborhood and their parents, as well as students from our two neighborhood schools the Eliot and St. John’s. NEAD board members organized a Read More…

Daily Briefs

Friday’s Brief: (Close to) Paul Revere’s Outhouse, Back to School Party, Octoberfest, Airbnb Keys?

Things to know for the Weekend! Here’s what’s happening on Friday, September 29th: Yom Kippur begins tonight and ends Saturday evening. Also known as the Day of Atonement, is the holiest day of the year in Judaism. More at Wikipedia. 10:00am-7:00pm Marquis Health Career Fair at 70 Fulton St. Marquis Health Services is sponsoring a series of Career Fairs for openings Read More…

Featured Kids & Families Photos & Videos

Photos: Annual Emile Pugliano/Bobby D Neighborhood Family Boat Cruise

On a perfect Summer Monday night, the annual Emile Pugliano/Bobby D Neighborhood Family Boat Cruise brought families from all over the North End to Boston Harbor. The event was held on July 31st, 2017 as part of the 28th North End Family Fun Festival sponsored by North End Against Drugs (NEAD) and Eversource. On the Read More…

Community Event Notices

Reserve Your Spot for North End Against Drugs BINGO Fundraiser

Save the date! Sunday, January 29th from 1pm to 5pm at the Nazzaro Center, North End Against Drugs will be having our annual Bingo Fundraiser for Adults! There will be 20 games including a coverall finale. We will have free coffee and desserts for all players, as well as raffles and a free door prize Read More…

Community Event Notices

NEAD to host Mayor Marty Walsh at Family Dinner/Family Talk

North End Against Drugs will be having the first Family Dinner/Family Talk of the school year on Monday, November 21st at 6pm at the Nazzaro Center. We will  be having a fabulous Italian dinner followed by a talk with our special guest speaker, Mayor Marty Walsh. The Mayor spoke at our Drug Awareness Day last year and Read More…

Community Health & Environment

Rep. Michlewitz Expresses Importance of Decisions at NEAD Family Talk/Dinner

The first Family Dinner/Family Talk of 2016 put the Nazzaro Center to capacity as kids listened to Representative Aaron Michlewitz speak about the importance of decision making. Having grown up on Sheafe Street, Rep. Michlewitz spoke about his background in the neighborhood, being from the North End, and his job as a legislator on Beacon Hill. Leading up Read More…