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Petsafe Grant Seals North End Dog Park Future

September 22, 2016
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Boston’s North End neighborhood, after completing a successful Dog Park pilot program in DeFilippo Park is now one step closer toward building a permanent facility, thanks to a generous $25,000 grant awarded to Responsible Urbanites For Fido (RUFF) which has been spearheading the first ever dog park in the community. Through the PetSafe Brand’s...

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Feast of All Feasts

September 15, 2016
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Feast of All Feasts

St. Anthony’s “Feast of All Feasts” celebrates with Grand Procession in Boston’s North End.  

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Wolfson Family Receives NEWRA Good Neighbor Award

September 15, 2016
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Wolfson Family Receives NEWRA Good Neighbor Award

By Phil Orlandella Helping to keep the North End cleaner is something Chad Wolfson and his family do on a regular basis and they have been recognized for their efforts by the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) for their community effort. A resident of...

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Meeting Held On Improving North Station Transportation

September 15, 2016
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By Dan Murphy The city held a second public meeting at the West End Museum on Wednesday to discuss its “action plan” that intends to improve various modes of...

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North End Receives $25,000 Grant to Help with Dog Park

September 15, 2016
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After completing a successful pilot run last summer, Boston’s North End neighborhood is now one step closer to building a permanent dog park thanks to a $25,000 grant recently...

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District A1 Part One Crime Down Two Percent in North End

September 15, 2016
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By Phil Orlandella  District A1 Boston Police Commanding Officer William Fong reported a two percent drop in Part One crimes in the area, however, North End residents felt that...

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North End Emergency Food Pantry Needs Donations

September 15, 2016
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Founded in the late 1980s, the North End/West End Neighborhood Service Center’s (NE/WE NSC) food pantry has assisted nearly 100 unduplicated clients each month, primarily from the local neighborhood....

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Friends of the North End Reunion Event on Sept 24

September 15, 2016
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By Phil Orlandella Friends of the North End have, for many years, made donations to several worthy local organizations. North End Against Drugs, North End Athletic Association, St. John...

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R.U.F.F. News and Notes

September 15, 2016
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Kids are back at school, neighbors are back from vacation, and it is time to reconnect with RUFF and North End friends. There is a lot of exciting news...

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Fall Events at the Paul Revere House

September 15, 2016
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The Fall Paul Revere’s Boston events to try to bring life in 18th century Boston into focus through living history demonstrations of all kinds has scheduled the following events. ...

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Joi Salon Holds Fundraiser for North End Against Drugs

September 15, 2016
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On Thursday August 11, Joi Salon on Atlantic Avenue held a fabulous fundraiser for North End Against Drugs (NEAD). Salon owner Erica Harris and manager Jessica Winterle put together...

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Harnessing the Creativity of Boston’s Artists to Build A Better City

September 15, 2016
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By Mayor Martin J. Walsh I was excited to join the Mayor’s Mural Crew last week, as they celebrated their 25th anniversary of beautifying our City. I picked up...

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Opinion

September 15, 2016
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By Phil Orlandella Susan Price a valuable NSC volunteer Volunteering at local neighborhood agencies is what giving something back to your community is all about … caring. That’s what...

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Enforcement Will Make Lower Limits Work

September 15, 2016
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Lowering the speed limit in Boston from 30 to 25 miles per hour will without question lower the accident rate, prevent all kinds of injuries and most importantly save...

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NEAD Rebounds Reschedules Successful Family Fun Festival

September 15, 2016
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Inclement weather forced North End Against Drugs (NEAD) to cancel its annual community Fun Festival, which encompasses a lot of work by the planners of the event. But that...

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Bill Signed That Could Lower Speed Limit in City

Boston Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s Vision Zero goal that he believes will bring the number of traffic deaths and serious injuries to zero by 2030 received a much-needed shot...

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Price A Valuable NSC Volunteer

Price A Valuable NSC Volunteer

After leaving the workforce and seeking a meaningful way to fill her time, 11-year North End resident Susan Price decided to volunteer at the North End/West End Neighborhood Service...

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NEAD Family Fun Festival Rescheduled

By Phil Orlandella Bad weather forced North End Against Drugs (NEAD) to cancel its Family Fun Festival that attracts over 200 people each year to participate in the very...

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Instrumental Petting Zoo Held by NEMPAC

By Phil Orlandella An instrumental petting zoo and a back to school event was held by North End Music and Performing Arts (NEMPAC) in the Paul Revere Mall (Prado)...

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BWSC to Start Phase II of North End Project

By Phil Orlandella Now that Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) has completed Phase I of its projects in the North End, they have started Phase II which will...

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National Night Out

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh I visited neighborhoods across Boston, from Hyde Park to Brighton, from Mattapan to East Boston, for “National Night Out” with members of the Boston...

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella   Senator Joe Boncore fits in well with the neighborhood State Senator Joseph Boncore has fit in very well with the North End/Waterfront community since his...

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NEMPAC to Celebrate 15th Anniversary of Community Service

It’s been fifteen years since the North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) burst on the scene and grew into a major organization that provides numerous programs, events...

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Tax Free Weekend Nixed by State

A study commissioned by the Retails Association of Massachusetts revealed that the State’s tax holiday generated $168 million and the cash flow led to an additional estimate of 600...

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