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Rep Michlewitz Endorses Greg Henning for Suffolk County DA

Rep Michlewitz Endorses Greg Henning for Suffolk County DA

A campaign fundraiser was held for Suffolk County District Attorney candidate Greg Henning at Artu in the North End. Highlighting the well-attended event was Rep. Aaron Michlewitz’s announcement that he has endorsed Greg Henning in the race for the DA’s position. Pictured outside Artu are, from left, Suffolk University Vice President John Nucci, Rep....

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Joanne Hayes-Rines Honored by Residents’ Association

May 17, 2018
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Joanne Hayes-Rines Honored by Residents’ Association

Joanne Hayes-Rines was honored for her leadership in the community by the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). Presenting the award, a framed Harbor Fireworks print, was State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz, NEWRA President Mary McGee and Treasurer Sue Benveniste at their April 12th...

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Affordable, Elderly Housing Planned for K of C Building

Affordable, Elderly Housing Planned for K of C Building

Ausonia Home Association plans to convert the council quarters of the Knights of Columbus, Ausonia Council #1513 at 41 North Margin Street to 23 affordable, elderly apartments and new council quarters.  The complex will also have a large community room, which will be available...

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City Launches Youth/Young Adult Homelessness Plan

May 17, 2018
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Rising to the Challenge: Ending Youth and Young Adults Homelessness in the city, a community planning process centered around preventing and hopefully ending homelessness among unaccompanied people, has been...

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Lack of Participation in the City’s Payment in Lieu of Taxes Program Upsets City Council

May 17, 2018
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After seeing a decline in participation in the City’s Payments in Lieu of Taxes PILOT agreement with tax-exempt institutions, Councilors Lydia Edwards and Anissa Essaibi-George filed a hearing order...

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Mae West, W.C Fields Take Over the North End Library

W.C. Fields and Mae West recently came to life at a North End Branch Library event sponsored by the Friends of the North End Library and a generous grant...

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New Starbucks Coffee Proposed at 198 Hanover Street

A new retail development project by Charter Realty is seeking permits to bring a Starbucks Coffee shop to 198 Hanover St., known as the “Gateway to the North End.”...

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Trillium Garden Returns to the Greenway

Trillium Brewing Company, in partnership with the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, is excited has announced the return of the Trillium Garden on The Greenway for the Summer 2018 season....

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Under the Strawberry Moon at The Greenway

May 17, 2018
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Under the Strawberry Moon community event will be held at the American Heritage Park on The Greenway on Thursday, June 28 from 8:30 to 9:15 p.m. The event is...

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R.U.F.F. News and Notes

Responsible Urbanites For Fido’s (RUFF), Board will be on hand at the new dog park in the Gassy to answer questions, address concerns and get feedback on all things...

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Farewell Celebration Held for Carl Ameno, Nazzaro Center Director

It was a grand affair for the sendoff for Carl Ameno, who is retiring as Director of the Nazzaro Community Center after 45 years in service to the City...

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Boston Police Report on Crime at North End Public Meeting

Boston Police District A-1 provided North End / Waterfront residents an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents at the May 2018 North End Public Safety Meeting. Overall crime in...

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Improvements to North End Parks Meeting to be Held

May 17, 2018
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Boston Parks and Recreation Department (BPD) will conduct the third in a series of public meetings relating to potential improvements to Puopolo Park and Langone Field on Commercial Street....

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NEWNC Community Election this Saturday, May 19

May 17, 2018
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In just two days on Saturday, May 19 the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) will hold its annual community election to fill six open two-year terms on the Board....

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City Summer Safety Strategy Includes the Monitoring of House Parties

May 17, 2018
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Boston Police will continue to strengthen public safety throughout the city with a committed strategy initiative currently implemented in an effort to reduce violence throughout the summer months. A...

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North End Library Programs

EVENTS FOR ADULTS Friday Films: The Paranoid Style Friday    May 18     1 pm    Seven Days in May Friday    May 25     1 pm   Parallax View Friday    June 1      1 pm  ...

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Downeast Cider House to Open on The Greenway

May 17, 2018
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Selection of the partner to operate a new pop-up drinkery on The Greenway’s 17-acre park at Dewey Square across from South Station has been made. Downeast Cider House has...

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Community News

Public Safety Meeting The North End District A1 Boston Police Public Safety meeting will be held on Thursday, June 7 at 6 p.m. in the Nazzaro Community Center. FOCCP...

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Opinion

May 17, 2018
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Being a Good Neighbor Carmelina Restaurant recently hosted a great fundraiser for the North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) that was a terrific success. Owner Damien DiPaola...

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Your Help Is Always Needed

Boston residents living in our neighborhood are fortunate to have some great open spaces within a couple of miles of each other stretching from the North End to the...

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Crime is Down:Area A-1 Sees 8-Percent Drop in Part One Crime so far in ‘18

May 4, 2018
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Area A-1 has seen an 8-percent decrease in violent and property crime to date in 2018, compared to last year. According to Boston Police, 602 incidents of Part One...

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New Boxing and Fitness Studio Opening Soon

Knockout North End, a boxing and fitness studio located in the heart of Boston’s North End, is expected to open in early May 2018. Offering group exercise, personal training...

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Haymarket Hotel Moves Forward

May 4, 2018
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Plans for the Haymarket Hotel (Parcel 9) have been approved with a minor height addition by the Boston Planning and Development agency, formerly the BRA. Plans call for 225...

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NEAA Benefit Golf Tournament Being Planned

May 4, 2018
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More than one hundred and forty golfers hit the links each year for the annual North End Athletic Association (NEAA) benefit golf tournament held at the Andover Country Club....

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