Community Featured Health & Environment

What’s the 311? Dog Park Broken Equipment, Fleet St. Lights Out, Hanover St. Sign Damaged

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 Broken Park Equipment at De Filippo Playground This 311 user says, “RUFF North End dog park – lower level gate bolts detached. Attn: Rob Talevi.” The Read More…

Community Featured

Councilor Lydia Edwards Talks Puppies and Politics in the North End Dog Park

Councilor Lydia Edwards stopped by the North End dog park to talk “Puppies and Politics” on Thursday evening. The event, where concerns about dogs in the city were addressed by Councilor Edwards, was well attended by dogs and humans alike. She spent the evening handing out dog treats and talking to the residents who attended. Read More…


Prince Street Dog Park Closed During St. Anthony’s Feast

In an effort to keep the Prince Street Dog Park safe and free of vandalism, the park will be closed during St. Anthony’s Feast weekend – August 23 and 24. Over the last few summers, this park has been vandalized during feast weekends. Maintaining the park requires a lot of hard work, time, effort and Read More…

Photos & Videos

RUFF Halloween Party in the Park [Photos]

The North End dog group RUFF held their Halloween Party in the Park at the dog park on Prince and Snow Hill Streets on Sunday, October 28. Dogs of all sizes and even some owners came dressed to impress! Photos courtesy of Frankie Boyer. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Send in your photos via Read More…

Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Harbor Garage Lawsuit, Gentle Yoga, Community BBQ, Recreational Boating, NEWRA Meeting, Aquarium Lecture Series

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, July 12 and here’s what else you need to know for today… 10:00AM Gentle Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park. Stop by Christopher Columbus Park for some physical, mental, and spiritual practice that originated in ancient India. 12:00PM Community BBQ at Polcari Park. The Boston Harborside Home of Joseph Read More…

Event Notices

RUFF Spring Grand Opening of Prince Street Dog Park on April 28th

Please join RUFF and the City of Boston for the Spring Grand Opening of the dog park. We are planning a wonderful morning celebrating the beautiful new park. Water features will be turned on and all updates completed! Doggie photo-booth and lots of give-a-ways! You don’t want to miss this!