Food & Drink Police & Fire

Take the Knife, Leave the Cannoli

The Suffolk County District Attorney’s Office tells the story of an armed robbery early Thursday morning at Bova’s Bakery at the corner of Prince and Salem Streets in the North End, all for the love of a cannoli. Fortunately,  no one was injured. “An Irishman who had just begun his vacation in Boston was arraigned Read More…

Business Food & Drink

El Triunfo at 69 Prince Street Closes Mexican and Salvadoran Restaurant

A little more than a year after opening, El Trinfo Restaurant at 69 Prince St. has closed its business in the North End. According to Boston Restaurant Talk, the South End location remains open. In the middle of mostly Italian restaurants and shops, El Triunfo was offering Mexican food such as tacos and burritos as Read More…

Community Real Estate

NEWRA Supports 7 Baldwin Pl., Opposes 536 Commercial St., Passes on Monica’s and Presents Long Wharf Park Case

The North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association, NEWRA, heard three zoning and licensing requests on Thursday; overwhelmingly supporting one, decidedly opposing another and taking a pass on the third. All three applications were previously supported by the Neighborhood Council, NEWNC. 7 Baldwin Place, Anthony Bova has filed an appeal for zoning relief to change the Read More…

Community Photos & Videos Real Estate

NEWNC Supports Zoning Relief at 91 Prince Street

The North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council, NEWNC, unanimously supported an application with the Zoning Board of Appeals for relief to change the allowed use/legal occupancy of the first floor at 91 Prince St. from a store to residential apartment. The apartment is an existing condition and no changes are expected. Representing the applicant, James Read More…

Police & Fire

Boston Police Investigate Report of Indecent Assault in the North End

Community Alert from Boston Police Informational Services: Boston Police Investigate Report of Indecent Assault in the North End BPD Asks Community to Increase Vigilance Boston Police recently received a report that on Friday, March 30, 2012, at 11:45pm a female victim was approached in the area of Prince Street in the North End and indecently Read More…

Community Food & Drink

El Triunfo at 69 Prince St. Receives Support from Neighborhood Council

In one of the swiftest licensing presentations ever, the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) unanimously voted, 9-0, to support El Triunfo Restaurant’s take-out license at 69 Prince Street. The applicant, Daniel Surian, also agreed to changeout the neon sign in the window at the request of Councilor Anne Devlin Tagiaferro. More information on Read More…