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“Taste of the North End” Presents Checks to Neighborhood Charities

It was a night of charitable giving on Tuesday as Taste of the North End celebrated with its supporters and community groups that benefit from TONE’s fundraising. Donato Frattaroli hosted the evening at Lucia Ristorante and credited the North End restaurants, cafes and food/drink suppliers that take part in the annual Taste of the North Read More…

Community Photos & Videos

NEWRA Hosts Neighborhood Summer Party at Pilot House [Photos]

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association, NEWRA, held its Annual Summer Party on Wednesday at the Pilot House, Lewis Wharf. The social event welcomed members, residents and local officials both inside and on the patio to enjoy the nice weather. Organizing the event was NEWRA Sergeant-at-Arms, Jim Salini, who credited ten volunteers in helping Read More…

Arts & Culture Community People Photos & Videos

Film Preview – Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood [Video]

Video: Film Trailer for Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood; Produced by the North End Historical Society The North End Historical Society held a preview event of the in-progress film documentary, Boston’s North End: America’s Italian Neighborhood. The film is being created from stories of the Italian-American community that has called the North End home Read More…

People Schools

Honoring Sr. Eileen Harvey; Retiring After 28 Years at St. John School [Photos]

Saint John School graduates, parents and friends joined to honor Sr. Eileen Harvey, longtime Principal who has served for 28 years at the parochial school in Boston’s North End. A retirement party was held on June 9, 2012 at the U.S. Coast Guard Base with food from Billy Tse and dessert from Mike’s Pastry. DJ Read More…

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Eliot School Fundraiser at Fairmont Battery Wharf [Photo Gallery]

Our favorite “flower in her hair” community photographer, Michele Morgan, shares more than 100 photos from last week’s Eliot School Fundraiser, held at the Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel. Michele wanted to make sure that everyone had a chance to see the dancing photos! If you can’t get enough, there are more photos from the Eliot Read More…

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Party Photos: 2012 Eliot School Fundraiser Brings Out Parents and Friends

Coming off the well-received expansion news for their school, parents and friends of the John Eliot K-8 School celebrated at a fundraiser on Friday to benefit the North End neighborhood school. Supporters perused an extensive silent auction before enjoying a full-course dinner followed by dancing to a DJ at the Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel. Photos Read More…

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Party Photos: “Blazers & Baubles” Comes to Battery Wharf to Benefit the Zack Heger Foundation

Benefiting the Zack Heger Foundation for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy, it was a picture-perfect sunset Thursday night filled with “Blazers & Baubles” hosted by WCVB-TV Channel 5’s Bianca de la Garza. Joining Bianca at the Fairmont Battery Wharf was North End resident Jess K. Williams along with 28 Degrees owner Bill Emery, Lauren Fish, Rodney Heger, Read More…

Food & Drink Health & Environment

Photos: 2012 Taste of the North End Showcases North End’s Eateries

Bigger and better than ever was the 18th Taste of the North End, held on Friday, May 4, 2012 at DCR’s Steriti Rink on Commercial Street. Over 500 guests sampled from more than 35 popular North End eateries showcasing a wide array of delectable appetizers, cheeses, entrees and desserts, and sipped on refreshing libations from Read More…

Arts & Culture Community Photos & Videos

Community Comes Together to Celebrate Cyrus Dallin, His Iconic Paul Revere Statue and the Prado (Photos)

The Paul Revere Mall in Boston’s North End was the sight of an inspiring community celebration on Sunday, April 29, 2012, commemorating the great American sculptor, Cyrus Dallin, his internationally known landmark Paul Revere statue and the Prado park, designed by famed landscape architect Arthur Shurcliff and architect Henry Shepley. The public event drew hundreds Read More…

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The Boston Harbor Association Holds Successful 19th Annual Celebration and Auction – Photos

The Boston Harbor Association and Friends held its 19th Annual Boston Harbor Celebration & Auction to benefit TBHA’s Harbor Advocacy efforts and Harbor Education programs for Boston-area youths. The banner event was held on Monday, April 23, 2012 at the Boston Harbor Hotel. Generous contributions and auction donations will support TBHA’s free programs for urban Read More…