Community Health & Environment

What’s The 311? Asphalt in the Prado, Needles Around the North End, Loose Bricks on Hanover 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 Asphalt Put Into The Prado Between Bricks and Concrete “Someone put asphalt on the historic Prado!!!! Who would do this?” The original 311 post can be Read More…

Community Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: 128 North Street Bid Meeting, Cambridge Street Plan, Holiday Painting

Things to know for Wednesday Your daily round up for Wednesday, December 6: 6:00PM Public Meeting: 128 North Street Invitation to Bid at Nazzaro Community Center. A public meeting will be held at the Nazzaro Center at 30 North Bennet Street to discuss the current Invitation to Bid (ITB) on a MassDOT owned property at Read More…

Arts & Culture Community

Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour Comes to Boston’s North End for Prado Tree Lighting

In his fourth neighborhood trolley tour and entering his second term, Mayor Marty Walsh continued the tradition with a stop in the North End on Sunday afternoon. Kids of all ages came out to see Santa and the lighting of the Prado tree on the Paul Revere Mall. Photos by Matt Conti.  

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: BPMA Harvest Party, Prado Meeting, Distracted Driving

Things to know for Thursday Events for Thursday, October 19th: 5:30PM Boston Public Market Harvest Party. Join the Boston Public Market Association (BPMA) at 100 Hanover Street as they host their second annual Harvest Party Fundraiser benefiting the Boston Public Market’s Community Engagement Fund, which offers free, public, seed-to-skillet education experiences for the local community. Read More…

Event Notices

Final Public Meeting for Paul Revere Mall (Prado) Improvements on October 19th

There will be a community meeting to discuss proposed improvements to the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) between Hanover and Unity Streets in Boston’s North End. The meeting is scheduled for October 19, 6:30 p.m., at the Nazzaro Community Center.


Reader Poll: What Prado Improvements Are You Most Looking Forward To?

Thursday, October 19, will be the final community meeting to discuss improvements to the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) between Hanover and Unity Streets. The renovations will improve drainage, increase accessibility and repair site amenities. The first community meeting back in March focused on historical context and project priorities. Read more on the City of Boston webpage Read More…

Arts & Culture

Godzilla Filming Comes to the North End’s Prado

Filming for the new Godzilla movie came to Boston’s North End on Wednesday with crews setting up on Hanover Street.  Photos by Adam Castiglioni (@ConciergeBoston)   “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Submit your interesting photos using our Submit a Post form or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story Read More…

Photos & Videos

Neighborhood Photo: Thunderstorms Bring Flooding to Prado

The Prado, due for a restoration, showed flooding following this afternoon’s thunderstorms, shown in this image from Dave Goggins.     “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Submit your best photos using our Submit a Post form or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram. Please include a caption or story telling us about your photo. Read More…

Featured Photos & Videos Police & Fire

North End National Night Out & Neighborhood Block Party on the Prado

National Night Out 2017 brought out hundreds of North End / Waterfront neighbors, Boston Police and local officials to the Prado (Paul Revere Mall) on Tuesday evening. North End Against Drugs (NEAD) organized the celebration. Held in cooperation with North End Family Pride Week, Mayor Marty Walsh spoke at the event, joined by Police Commissioner William Evans and Read More…