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Basketball Clinic at Nazzaro Center

Basketball Clinic at Nazzaro Center

Joey Cincotti, 7, and Leo Griffen, 8, battle for the ball.

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Film Premiere of Italian American Documentary About the North End Through the Years

Film Premiere of Italian American Documentary About the North End Through the Years

by Matt Conti Boston’s North End: An Italian American Story had its neighborhood premiere recently on Hanover Street at St. Stephen’s Church. The documentary film chronicles the North End from the immigration era to modern times. This is the first feature length, high definition film...

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NEMPAC Executive Director Finalist for SPARK Boston Impact Awards

NEMPAC Executive Director Finalist for SPARK Boston Impact Awards

By Phil Orlandella North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) Sherri Snow is a finalist in SPARK Boston, Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s millennial engagement program, Impact Awards. She has been nominated by the general public in the category of Community Building and Neighborhood...

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NEWNC Supports Three Agenda Requests

By Phil Orlandella Members of the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) voted unanimously to support three requests at the recent monthly meeting held in the Nazzaro Community Center. State...

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Mayor Walsh Hosts Italian American Heritage Luncheon

By Phil Orlandella Mayor Martin J. Walsh joined hundreds of North End residents and local elected officials, Senator Joe Boncore, Representative Aaron Michlewitz and Councilor Sal LaMattina at the...

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Another Successful NEAD Family Dinner

By Phil Orlandella As usual, North End Against Drugs (NEAD) held another highly successful NEAD Family Dinner/Family Talk at the Nazzaro Community Center which was filled wall-to-wall with local...

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City Releases Imagine Boston 2030 Draft Plan

An Expanding Opportunity, Imagine Boston 2030’s draft plan of priority action areas and major initiatives that apparently will support a thriving city by expanding opportunity, supporting a dynamic economy,...

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NEAA North End Christmas Parade December 11

By Phil Orlandella The arrival of Santa Claus by helicopter at Puopolo Park on Commercial Street will kick off the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) 46th annual Christmas Parade...

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North End Christmas Fund Luncheon

By Phil Orlandella Fillipo’s Ristorante Ballroom, 283 Causeway Street, North End will be the site of the annual North End Christmas Fund Luncheon on Thursday, December 15 at 12...

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Boston Officials to Allow Self-Driving Vehicles

The City of Boston, in partnership with nuTonomy, will begin testing autonomous or self-driving cars in the Seaport District by the end of 2016. Governor Charlie Baker and Mayor...

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Lighting of Iconic Blue Trellis Kicks off Holiday Season

By Matt Conti The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP) kicked off the holiday season with their traditional annual lighting of the park’s signature trellises on Monday, November 21st....

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella Some agencies looking to purchase nursing home There appears to be some positive things going on with the status of the North End Nursing Home on...

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Moving Forward

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh There’s no way around it: this has been a divisive national election. For many months, we have been following the presidential race, and in...

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High School Starting Hour-Change Not As Easy As ABCD

Boston High School students could be facing possible later starting times as early as 2018 based on a public hearing held by the Boston City Council to examine the...

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Save Our North End Waterfront Group Awaits DEP Policy Change Ruling

The comment period relating to finalizing a temporary policy change in Boston Harbor by the Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) has gone by the boards. If DEP makes the...

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Obituaries 11-29-2016

Pasquale Pennacchio Of the North End Pasquale Pennacchio of Boston’s North End passed away on November 16. Pasquale served his country admirably as a US Army veteran of World War...

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Veterans Day Parade

Veterans Day Parade

Ruby Abbot, 7, marched in front of the Northeast Italian Band during the Veterans Day Parade this past Friday. The parade, from Boston Common to City Hall, featured veterans,...

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Playing in the Park

Playing in the Park

A local toddler participated in the Funfilled Greenway Conservancy’s GreenPlay and Build Activities held at the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Park.

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NEWRA Supports DEP Waterfront Policy Change

NEWRA Supports DEP Waterfront Policy Change

By Phil Orlandella Newly elected North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) President Mary McGee presided over her first of many community public meetings. The non-profit organization will conduct meetings at...

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BWSC Begins Phase II Project in the North End

By Phil Orlandella Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) has completed Phase I of its October 2016 work schedule between Richmond Street and North Square without any apparent problems....

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North Station Transportation Action Plan Meeting Scheduled

By Phil Orlandella A North Station Area Mobile Action Plan public meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, November 16 at the West End Museum, 150 Staniford Street with the Boston...

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News in Briefs

By Phil Orlandella City launches Housing Innovation Competition for compact living units  Mayor Martin J. Walsh announced the launch of the City’s first Housing Innovation Competition.  The Housing Innovation Competition...

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West End Library Children’s Programs

A variety of new and ongoing programs have been scheduled at the West End Library, 151 Cambridge Street. For details call 617-523-3957. New Program starting November 14th! Spanish/English Language...

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BWSC Launches FOG Campaign

A Fats, Oil and Grease (FOG) Campaign, sponsored by Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC) seeks to raise awareness of Boston residents for the importance of keeping cooking fats...

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