Community Event Notices

25th Annual North End Family Pride Week – Schedule of Events August 4-10, 2014

North End Against Drugs along with the Nazzaro Center and NStar have announced the schedule for the 25th North End Family Pride Week in memory of “Bobby D” Decristoforo. The week of events starts on Monday, August 4, 2012 and ends with the big North End Family Pride Day on Sunday, August 10, 2012. Free Read More…

Community Police & Fire

Power Outage on Sunday Night in North End

Residents on Commercial, Foster and Henchman Streets reported a power outage on Sunday night starting at approximately 9:00 pm. Streetlights remained on but traffic signals were out and buildings went dark, according to Twitter reports. By about 10:30 pm, power had returned. We have not seen any specific reports from NStar, other than general weather Read More…

Health & Environment

NSTAR Electrical and Excavation Work on Hanover Street Starting October 28th to Last 11 Weeks

The attached flyer was distributed on Hanover Street by NSTAR’s conduit division. Said work area will be in manhole located in gutter in front of Restaurant Fiore and across the other side of Hanover St, close to new Modern Pastry location. Please contact if you have any questions or concerns.

Food & Drink Health & Environment

1920’s Wiring and Frigid Cold Causing Havoc on Hanover Street; Temporarily Shuts Carmelina’s North End

Between 1920’s wiring and frozen ground caused by the single digit degree frigid temperatures, the NStar crew on Hanover Street is dealing with a lot of elements as they work to replace burnt out power lines to some in the area, including Carmelina’s North End. Owner Damien DiPaola gives the crew credit for their hard Read More…

Health & Environment

Salem Street Roadway to be Repaired and Resurfaced with New Sidewalk Ramps

There is a light at the end of the tunnel for Salem Street residents, businesses and visitors. The street construction work is almost done. According to the Department of Public Works, Contractor Lorusso Corp will be working in Salem Street in the North End doing permanent repair patching on Tuesday 10/23 and Wednesday 10/24. The Read More…

Community Health & Environment Police & Fire

NStar Chooses Worst Week of the Year to Block off Salem Street by Old North Church

Folks around Salem and Hull Streets have been putting up with a lot of noise, dust and inconvenience as the NStar construction project continues in the area. Despite repeated warnings to avoid work during the summer and fall tourist seasons along the Freedom Trail, that is exactly what has happened. At the focal point is Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Photos & Videos

23rd North End Family Pride Day Attracts a Large Neighborhood Crowd to Langone Park [Photos]

North End Family Pride Day brought out families, residents, businesses and elected officials for full day of activities, including the Johnny Paolo Memorial Bocce Tournament, the Nazzaro Center Kids Talent Show, music by Crosstown, Street Magic and lots of tables by community groups. The annual event was held in memory of Robert “Bobby D” Decristoforo Read More…

Arts & Culture Photos & Videos

Boston Harbor Boat Cruise Kicks Off North End Family Pride Week [Photos]

A large group of North Enders kicked off Family Pride Week on Boston Harbor with the NEWNC – Emilie Pugliano / Bobby D Neighborhood Boat Cruise. Photographer Rosario Scabin was on hand and captured these scenic and people photos of the annual event. Also, don’t miss North End Family Pride Day is Sunday, August 10, Read More…

Event Notices

North End Family Pride Week Event Schedule August 6-12, 2012

Bigger and better than ever, the volunteers at North End Against Drugs along with the Nazzaro Center and NStar have organized the 2012 North End Family Pride Week in memory of “Bobby D” Decristoforo, starting on August 6, 2012 and ending with the big Family Pride Day on August 12, 2012. Free admission to all Read More…