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“All-4-One” Headlines 99th Saint Agrippina Feast on August 2-4, 2013 – Poster & Schedule

Celebrating the 99th Anniversary in honor of Saint Agrippina di Mineo August 2 – 4th, 2013 Each year for the past 98 years this group of devoted people come together to renew their faith in Saint Agrippina in Boston’s North End, as was the custom in the land of origin, Mineo, Sicily. Each year everyone Read More…

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North End Societies Host Neighborhood Candlelight Vigil & Procession for Marathon Victims [Photos]

The North End Societies, known worldwide for the famous summer feasts and religious processions, joined together on Sunday for a solemn walk and vigil in remembrance and prayer for the victims of the Boston Marathon bombings and its aftermath. The candlelight vigil, sing-a-long and procession started on Endicott Street at the St. Anthony’s Club with Read More…

March Calendar Style Raffle for 100th Anniversary of St. Agrippina di Mineo

Saint Agrippina di Mineo Society is hosting a calendar style raffle for the month of March in order to raise funds for their 100th anniversary celebration in August 2014. Generous contributions from restaurants and businesses all over Boston have filled the calendar with many gift certificates and prizes ranging from a value of $50 – Read More…

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North End Children Receive Gifts from Santa at 18th Annual Christmas Program by Sant’ Agrippina di Mineo Benefit Society [Photos]

The 18th Annual Christmas Program brought out dozens of kids in the North End to the Sant’ Agrippina di Mineo Benefit Society where Santa was waiting with gifts for all the girls and boys. All children under 10 received a photo with Santa and a gift. The event was organized by Philip Carangelo with Warren Read More…

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Battle of the Saints 2012 Bocce Tournament [Photos]

It was the “Battle of the Saints” last Saturday at the Langone Park bocce courts where all of the Feast Societies competed in a tournament. At the end, it was the Saint Agrippina Society claiming the championship trophy. The $1,000 prize was donated to North End Against Drugs and the St. Agrippina Children’s Toy Program Read More…

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Video of St. Agrippina Grand Procession From Unveiling to Dancing in the Rain

This video captures both the sun and the rain of the Grand Procession in honor of Saint Agrippina, held on Sunday, August 5, 2012 through the streets of Boston’s North End. It was an extremely hot and humid day as twenty men carried the heavy statue of the Saint Agrippina through all the North End Read More…

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Saint Agrippina Feast 2012 – Sunday Grand Procession [Photos-Part 2]

The second part of the Saint Agrippina Grand Procession was interesting, to say the least. Everything was going great as shown in the part 1 photos, other than it being a very hot and humid day. Twenty men carried the extremely heavy statue of the saint through all the North End streets, stopping at the Read More…

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Neighborhood Photo: “The Best Things in the World Are Italian”

“Little Bear Ursino” couldn’t wait to enjoy a delicious Italian cannoli at St. Agrippina’s Feast in the North End of Boston!! In his own words, “The best things in the world are all ITALIAN!” Photo by Anonymous. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Did you take a great photo? Have it featured and Read More…

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Neighborhood Photo: Little USA / Italy Flagholders Check Olympic Rivalry

These two boys took a break from the St. Agrippina procession to peak in the window of Caffe Little Italy to watch the Italy vs. USA womens water polo match. Couldn’t help but smile at the irony of carrying the Italy USA national flags! Submitted and photo by Cheryl Roegner “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular Read More…

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“Color Me Badd” Heats Up the Crowd at Saint Agrippina Feast 2012 [Photos]

Color Me Badd (remember “All for Love“?) was the headline act at this weekend’s Saint Agrippina Feast, playing their fan favorites and drawing a huge crowd on Saturday night. The event comes after opening night where the statue of Saint Agrippina di Mineo was unveiled on Hanover Street in the North End. The photo gallery Read More…