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Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour

Mayor’s Enchanted Trolley Tour

In his fourth neighborhood trolley tour, Mayor Marty Walsh continued the tradition with a stop in the North End on Sunday afternoon. Kids of all ages came out to see Santa and the lighting of the Prado tree on the Paul Revere Mall.

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NE Library Holiday Open House

NE Library Holiday Open House

By Patricia Sabbey The Friends of the North End Library delivered holiday sparkle to the neighborhood at the recent celebration at the library. Musical entertainment was provided by the “The Joneses”, a local duo who perform at various functions in the North End and...

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New Year’s Eve Fireworks Returns to Boston Harbor

By Matt Conti Get your party hats and noisemakers to ring in 2018 because New Year’s Eve fireworks are returning this year to Boston Harbor. The 40-year tradition is back with two, yes two, fireworks barges for a big show starting at midnight. With...

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North Station Area Mobility Action Plan Released

By Phil Orlandella A long awaited North Station Area Mobility Action Plan dealing with possible major traffic conditions has been released by the City of Boston. The plans for...

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New Light Shows at Greenway Carousel

By Phil Orlandella Through January 1, 2018, at The Greenway Carousel, a New Light Show timed to some of your favorite holiday songs will be held. It’s a nice...

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Renovation and Reopening of Saint Leonard Church

By Bennett Molinari and Richard Molinari  Saint Leonard Church recently underwent a much-needed year-long renovation project. The multi-million-dollar project, completed in December, is one of the most extensive restorations...

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East Boston Savings Bank’s Annual Holiday Auction Nets $75,000 for Local Charities

East Boston Savings Bank’s 32nd Annual Holiday Auction raised over $75,000 for local charities. EBSB employees, family, friends and vendors gathered at the Danversport Yacht Club where items donated...

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Italian-American Christmas Concert Set in North End

The Saint Leonard Choral Society accompanied by The North End Chamber Orchestra under the direction of Dr. Dan Drzymalski will perform its annual Christmas Concert on Saturday, December 16...

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Santa Claus to Visit North End on Dec 17

By John Romano Santa Claus will be making his annual helicopter ride from the North Pole to the North End on Sunday, December 17. Festivities begin at 2 p.m....

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Holiday Quilt Show on Display at City Hall

By Phil Orlandella The Proper Bostonian Quilters Holiday Quilt Show is now on display at Boston City Hall through December 29 in the Scollay Square Gallery on the third...

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R.U.F.F. News and Notes

North End Dog Park Opens – December 16 With much excitement and gratitude, we are proud to announce the opening of the new official North End Dog Park. Responsible...

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In Brief

By Phil Orlandella Boston Alumni Engagement Campaign Underway The first-ever Boston Public Schools (BPS) Alumni Engagement Campaign, aimed at connecting former BPS students of all ages with networking and...

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella Society takes pride in their holiday event Saint Agrippina to DiMineo Benefit Society held its 23rd annual Christmas program for North End children this past Sunday...

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How We’re Supporting Small Businesses During the Holidays to Keep Our Neighborhoods Thriving All Year Long

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh I grew up in a neighborhood of hardworking families, where everything seemed within reach. It was thanks in large part to our incredible small...

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A New Community Center Would Be Great

North End residents are being asked by Public Facilities about building a new or repairing the community center on North Bennet Street. It appears, and is mainly agreed on,...

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Police Make Quick Arrest Relating to the North End Incident

District A1 Boston Police swung into immediate action responding to a 911 call from a woman claiming she was indecently assaulted by a male subject in the North End...

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Holiday Trellis Lighting Draws Thousands

Holiday Trellis Lighting Draws Thousands

On Monday, Nov. 20 thousands gathered in Boston’s Christopher Columbus Park to celebrate the start of the holiday season with the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park during the 15th...

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Hanover Street Fire Claims Two Lives

Hanover Street Fire Claims Two Lives

Last week’s a three-alarm fire at 282 Hanover Street was caused by careless disposal of smoking material in the second-floor bedroom according to the Boston Fire Department that responded...

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North End Christmas Fund Luncheon Dec 7

By Phil Orlandella Fillipo’s Ristorante Ballroom will be the site of the 2018 North End Christmas Fund Luncheon to benefit local families and seniors. The special holiday event will...

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NEWNC Supports Three North End Proposals

By Phil Orlandella Three voting items were on the agenda of the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) monthly meeting held November 13 at the Nazzaro Community Center. In addition,...

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North End Public Safety Meeting Set for Dec 7

By Phil Orlandella First-hand information relating to Part 1 Crime will be reported by District A1 Boston Police at the next North End Public Safety meeting scheduled for Thursday,...

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Man Arrested for Assault in North End

by Phil Orlandella District A1 Police following information from a female’s call that she was allegedly indecently assaulted by a male suspect in Boston’s North End on Friday, November...

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In Brief

By Phil Orlandella Martinez Named HHS New Chief Marty Martinez who has spent his life serving residents and their communities has been named by Boston Mayor Martin Walsh as...

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Old North Church and Historic Site Receives Mars Grant

The Old North Church & Historic Site announced it has received a $13,000 grant as one of the recipients of the Mars Wrigley Confectionery US, LLC Forrest E. Mars,...

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