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Hundreds Protest Partners Plan to Relocate North End Senior Home Residents

Hundreds Protest Partners Plan to Relocate North End Senior Home Residents

By Matt Conti The 140-bed North End Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center owned by Partners Healthcare is planning to close in about a year, according to people familiar with the situation. Residents and families are currently being notified of plans to sell the property. Operated by Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, the nursing and therapy center...

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NEWRA Defers Salem Street Occupancy Change

NEWRA Defers Salem Street Occupancy Change

By Phil Orlandella A change of occupancy, an update on dog recreation space, and large projects in and adjacent to the North End were discussed at the latest North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) monthly meeting held in the Nazzaro Community Center. There was also...

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NEWRA Presents Good Neighbor Award

NEWRA Presents Good Neighbor Award

By Phil Orlandella The most recent North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Good Neighbor Award was presented to North End Timothy Wenrich, Sexton of the Old North Church. NEWRA member and Good Neighbor Award Coordinator Janet Gilardi presented the award to Timothy inside the church....

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NEWNC Approves License Transfer to Hanover Street Business

By Phil Orlandella The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) had a busy agenda  in addition to  hosting the public meeting of North End residents opposing the relocation of elderly...

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NEWNC Elects New Officers

By Phil Orlandella The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) has elected its new officers for the advisory group to City Hall. NEWNC members are elected by residents to serve...

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Men’s Health Awareness Month

By Maria Stella Gulla In this month’s letter I would like to highlight the importance of men’s health, as June is Men’s Health Awareness month.  This is a special...

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NEWRA Opposes 88 North Washington Street Hotel

By Phil Orlandella The hotel will be built on a private parking lot bound by North Washington Street, Valenti Way and Beverly Street and will be 15 stories high...

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North End Resident Stephen Borelli Announces for Governor’s Council

Former Police Sergeant Stephen Borelli a life-long resident of the North End announced his candidacy for Governor’s Council for the 6th District. With over 30 years of experience as...

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Levend Bagelry Opens at the Boston Public Market

Levend Bagelry, a maker of organic hand shaped sourdough bagels, has opened at the Boston Public Market. The bakery will sell a variety of bagels, bagel sandwiches, and pizza bagels baked...

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June Happenings at the Boston Public Market

It’s the season of picnics, sunny beach days, and celebrating our graduates. Pack a picnic basket with fresh, new summer produce like berries and radishes, pop some locally-made bubbly, and start...

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West End Museum Transportation Exhibit

by Phil Orlandella Located near North Station, the West End Museum, 50 Staniford Street, newest exhibit depicts the West End’s role in early Boston Transportation. The exhibit recounts the...

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North End Nursing Home and Rehab Center to Close Leaving Elderly and Families in Lurch

By Phil Orlandella Vowing to stop a potential proposal by Partners/Spaulding to relocate seniors living in the North End Senior Home on Fulton Street, close to 200 residents and...

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Read Your Way to Fenway Summer Contest

Boston Public Library’s annual Read Your Way to Fenway summer essay contest is underway for young people in Boston ages 5 through 17. Readers may download an application via...

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NEAD and NEW Health Drug Awareness Day

North End Against Drugs (NEAD) in-conjunction with North End Waterfront Health held a Drug Awareness Day at St. John’s School for 5th to 8th grader students at both St...

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FOCCP Celebrate Independence Day at Columbus Park

The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP) is pleased to continue its tradition of celebrating Independence Day with a family-friendly free event on Saturday, June 25, from noon to...

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Three Arrests Reported at North End Public Safety Meeting

By Matt Conti The start of the good weather season has been relatively quiet in the North End, according to Captain Ken Fong of District A-1 police at the monthly...

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Thank You for Making Boston Shines A Success

By Mayor Martin J. Walsh We’re entering into one of the most beautiful times of the year: early summer, where Boston’s citizens congregate outside to enjoy the warming weather and...

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella NEAA seeks golf sponsors for annual fundraiser The North End Athletic Association (NEAA) will hold its annual benefit golf tournament at the Andover Country Club on...

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Our Opinions

Mayor’s traffic measures will create a safer city Strong measures aimed at ensuring safe and reliable travel on city streets was a key component in Mayor Martin J. Walsh’s...

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NEAA Award Night for Minors,Juniors & Majors @ All-Star Game

By Ralph Martinetti The North End Athletic Association (NEAA) will give out awards to all of the players in their Minor & Junior Leagues on Friday Night June 24th...

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Cinderella

Cinderella

North End Music and Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) Children’s Theater Troop successfully performed Cinderella the Musical at the Improv Asylum on Hanover Street.

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NEWRA Names NBSS Recipient of Good Neighbor Award

NEWRA Names NBSS Recipient of Good Neighbor Award

By Phil Orlandella North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) President Ford Cavallari and member Janet Gilardi presented the Association’s Good Neighbor Award to North Bennet Street School (NBSS). The award...

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Councilor LaMattina Calls for Hearing on Harbor Transportation

By Phil Orlandella A public hearing has been called for by Boston City Councilor Sal LaMattina to examine the various ways to utilize water transportation along Boston Harbor. “Boston...

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NEAA Benefit Golf Tournament

By Phil Orlandella North End Athletic Association (NEAA) will hold its main fundraiser an annual golf tournament at the Andover Country Club, Canterbury Road, Andover on Monday, August 8...

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