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Boston Students Learn the Art of Mosaic Tile Design and Installation from Two Eliot School Dads

Boston Students Learn the Art of Mosaic Tile Design and Installation from Two Eliot School Dads

Bostik, Inc. (bostik-us.com), one of the world’s largest manufacturers of adhesives and sealants, recently joined up with its strategic partner Artaic Innovative Mosaic, (artaic.com) to host 15 elementary students from Boston’s Eliot K-8 Innovation School. The event took place at Artaic’s facility in the Boston’s Innovation District (located in the Seaport) for a hands-on,...

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Paul Revere Memorial Association Receives NEWRA Good Neighbor Award

Paul Revere Memorial Association Receives NEWRA Good Neighbor Award

By Phil Orlandella Paul Revere Memorial Association in North Square, which offers free access to North End residents, has been selected by the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) as the recipient of its Good Neighbor Award. The award is presented monthly to residents, businesses...

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Michael Bonnetti Tops Ticket in NEWNC Election

By Phil Orlandella Six of eight local residents were elected by the community during a public election to serve two-year terms on the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC). Officially, 355 residents found their way to the Nazzaro Center on a beautiful, warm, sunny day...

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NEWRA Supports Occupancy Change

By Phil Orlandella Two agenda items were voted on at the monthly meeting of the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). A request by Chris Young to extend the basement...

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Bibliocycle Travels Through Boston’s Neighborhoods

The Boston Public Library (BPL) Bibliocycle, a bicycle-powered mobile library, returns to the streets of Boston in its third season, visiting street fairs, markets, and festivals to meet people...

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Joseph Boncore Officially Sworn in as 1st Suffolk/Middlesex Senator

By John Lynds Last Thursday in front of a packed Massachusetts Senate Chamber Joseph Boncore (D-Winthrop) was officially sworn in as the new 1st Suffolk and Middlesex State Senator...

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella   A new community center would be a great addition to the neighborhood A study to find a site for the new community center, built from...

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Downtown View:Pockets of Diversity

A few weeks ago I went to “The Dynamic City,” a conference at Boston University sponsored by Historic New England and two BU departments—the Initiative on Cities and the...

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Marijuana Legalization Question on November Ballot

While November is still a long way from now, it’s plenty of time for voters to contemplate on a proposed ballot question relating to the legalization of marijuana for...

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Budget Includes Many North End Needed Projects

In its Fiscal Year 2017 budget Boston managed to come up with $1.9 million for Paul Revere Mall (Prado) improvements that residents and some non-profit agencies have requested for...

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Sports 05-24-2016

Boston Neighborhood Basketball League The Boston Parks and Recreation Department has announced that registration is now open for the 47th annual season of Boston’s summer basketball league, the Boston...

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Obituaries 05-24-2016

Patrice Gioia Secretary Patrice E. Gioia of Derry, NH,  formerly of Boston’s North End, died unexpectedly at home on May 10. She was 38 years old. A secretary in...

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Popular Site

Popular Site

One of the biggest attractions on the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway is the Armenian Heritage Park, a circular winding path paved with grass and inlaid stone with a single...

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Opening Day Performance

Opening Day Performance

Lina (age 7) and Marlo (age 6) Walsh from the Eliot School and North End Music and Performing Arts Center performed the National Anthem at Opening Day of the...

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North End Resident Receives Environmental Award

By Phil Orlandella North End resident Allison Chester was one of numerous individuals, companies and other agencies that were recipients of the 10th annual Greenovate Boston award winners announced...

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North Ender Participating in Best Buddies Challenge

By Phil Orlandella Life-Long North End resident and former board member and President on the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) Stephen Passacantilli will participate in the Best Buddies Challenge...

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Geraldine Marshall Gift Links North End Community to NEMPAC Music Scholarships

North End Music Performance and Arts Center (NEMPAC) will continue to offer the Geraldine Marshall Scholarship, and to preserve the legacy of a woman who loved children and the...

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ISD Approves Two Requests Denies Another

By Phil Orlandella Boston’s Inspectional Services Department (ISD) Board of Appeals has proved two and denied one request relating to the North End. All applicants appeared at both neighborhood...

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Downtown View:Chain Store Sorrows

by Karen Cord Taylor Local businesses or chain stores. Which is best for Boston neighborhoods and such shopping attractions as Faneuil Hall Marketplace? The tension has resurfaced recently with...

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Mayor’s Coffee Hour at Columbus Park

By Phil Orlandella North End/Waterfront residents will have an opportunity to rub elbows with Boston Mayor Martin Walsh on Wednesday, June 8 at Christopher Columbus Park on Atlantic Avenue...

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Louis Cavagnaro Honored at NEAA Baseball Opening Day Ceremony

The Junior Baseball League opened up the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) 2016 season with an 11am game at Langone Field on Commercial Street. The four team program is...

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North Square/Washington Street Bridge Additional Funding Included in Fiscal 2017 City Budget

By Phil Orlandella In response to residents needs identified through Boston 311 and Go Boston 2030, Mayor Martin Walsh has increased the city’s Fiscal 2017 budget to deliver more...

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella Tagliaferro not seeking NEWNC reelection Following serving 20 consecutive years on the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) Anne Devlin Tagliaferro has decided not to seek reelection...

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Street Performers Permitting is Needed

While street performers provide a great source of entertainment to visitors and Boston residents, they can also be a problem. At times they are a public safety issue, extremely...

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