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Neighborhood Photos: Nativity Scene and Christmas Decorations at the Peace Garden

Michael Bonetti shares the Christmas decorations and nativity scene at St. Leonard’s Peace Garden. “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 telling us about your photo. See past neighborhood photo posts.

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AN ILLEGAL DECK: No Peace at the Peace Garden

(An illegal deck, installed a few feet above the statues and flowers of the Peace Garden at Saint Leonard Church on Hanover Street, has eradicated the serenity of a sanctuary cherished by North Enders and visitors from around the world.) If asked to identify a special place in the neighborhood where one can momentarily escape Read More…

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Neighborhood Photo: St. Anthony Statue at St. Leonard’s Peace Garden

In tribute to the Saint Anthony Festa on Friday, June 13th, Arthur Lauretano shares this photo from the St. Leonard Peace Garden in the North End. “Neighborhood Photo” is a regular feature on Did you take an interesting photo in or around Boston’s North End / Waterfront? Have it featured by emailing it to Read More…

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St. Leonard’s Peace Garden Adds Mural to Recent Renovation

St. Leonard’s Peace Garden on Hanover Street was recently underwent a major renovation by the parish. Adding to the renovation, local artist Nathan Swain installed a mural on the back of Assagio’s restaurant. The greenery mural is printed with a photo Swain took at the Arnold Arboretum. Swain explains, “I approached the church and I Read More…

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From the Franciscan Friars at St. Leonard’s

Attention to parishioners of St. Leonards, Sacred Heart, St. Stephens and St. Mary’s: We are in the process of requesting our Regional Bishop to celebrate the Sacrament of Confirmation in our parish by the Fall of 2010.  The Chancellery Office requires that we have not less than 15 candidates to the Sacrament of Confirmation.  Please, Read More…