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Conti Honored at National Night Out at Prado

Conti Honored at National Night Out at Prado

Matt Conti, a North End resident and founder of NorthEndWaterfront.com, was honored by District A-1 Boston Police for his outstanding community service, at National Night Out, held in Paul Revere Mall (Prado).

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Keeping the Streets Clean

Keeping the Streets Clean

The North End neighborhood hokey team from Public Works Department, Ted Williams & Patrick Kelly are making sure the community streets are clean and attractive. Be sure to say hello to these city employees who are providing a necessary service to the community.

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ADCO Calls for AirBnB Measures that Protect Neighborhoods

By Phil Orlandella The North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) is a member of the Alliance of Downtown Civic Organizations (ADCO) that was formed in 2014 to represent the interests of residents in matters of urban planning and protection of residential quality and to unify...

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North End Family Pride Day Set for Sept 16

By Phil Orlandella The extremely popular and well attended North End Against Drugs (NEAD) Family Pride Day held at Langone Park on Commercial Street is scheduled for Saturday, September...

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Fake Monks Soliciting in the North End Not Well Received by Residents

by Phil Orlandella Action taken to remove the apparently fake monks from soliciting money from visitors to the North End and residents is currently underway and some say it’s...

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12 North End Restaurants Participating in Dine Out Boston

By Phil Orlandella Twelve North End eateries are participating in the 2017 Dine Out Boston program that is celebrating its 16th year of providing diners an opportunity to enjoy...

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In Brief

By Phil Orlandella Farm Press Boston Campaign City officials kicked off “Farm Fresh Boston” an annual campaign by the Boston Public Health Commission and the Mayor’s Office of Food...

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Upcoming Events Along the Greenway

Along the length of The Greenway, there are 400+ free events each year, from fitness classes to markets to concerts to film series. The Greenway’s busy season continues in...

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BPL Wins the Boston Preservation Alliance Preservation Award

Boston Public Library and a conservation team led by Gianfranco Pocobene have won the Preservation Achievement Award for its restoration of Pierre Puvis de Chavannes’ Philosophy mural panel from...

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News from the August Public Safety Meeting

By David Marx Boston Police District A-1 provided an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents, summarized below, at the August 2017 North End Public Safety Meeting. The overall number...

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New Art Project Coming to Columbus Park

By Phil Orlandella A sculpture called “Changing Course” is being installed on the underside of trellis along the waterfront at Christopher Columbus Park. Installation will continue for a few...

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7 Beacon Hill Eateries to Participate in Dine Out Boston

By Phil Orlandella Seven Beacon Hill Restaurants will participate in the 2017 Dine Out Boston program that is celebrating its 16th year of providing diners an opportunity to enjoy...

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City Hall Unveils $2.1M Lobby Renovations

Completion of renovations of Boston City Hall’s third floor lobby has been revealed by Mayor Martin Walsh. The lobby, the main entrance to City Hall, underwent extensive renovations to...

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Rachel Revere Park Close to Completion

By Phil Orlandella Following several community meetings relating to the renovation of Rachel Revere Park in North Square, across the street from Paul Revere’s House, completion of the park...

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30 Feedback Speed Signs to be Installed

A data challenge, to help determine the locations of 30 new speed feedback signs, that will be installed on local streets where traffic safety issues are a concern, has...

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Four NEMPAC Scholarships Available

By Phil Orlandella The Geraldine Marshall Scholarship Fund Awards for North End children, under the age of 18 with a full-year scholarship for music lessons or participation in one...

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Passacantilli Earns Major Labor Endorsements

Stephen Passacantilli, a North End civic leader, Boston Public Schools parent, and former staffer to City Councilor Sal LaMattina has been endorsed by prominent local labor unions in his...

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Galvin says New Shadow Law Removes A Layer of Protection for Historic Parks

By Beth Treffeisen Gov. Charlie Baker recently signed a home-rule petition into law that would allow Millennium Partners to move forward with building a 775-foot tower on the site...

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Opinion

By Phil Orlandella Sandwich Board regulations won’t work without enforcement Once upon a time, the City of Boston implemented a sandwich board pilot program in the North End, that...

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Bill Protecting Children and Older Students from Sexual Relationships Still in Committee

Potential legislation that would bar teachers and other school employees from having sexual relationships with their students, by raising the age of consent within schools and expanding the number...

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Sports 08-08-2017

Four NEAA Dodges Traveling Team entered in summer baseball leagues By Phil Orlandella Four North End Athletic Association (NEAA) Dodges baseball teams are participating in 2017 summer baseball programs....

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NEAA at Fenway

NEAA at Fenway

The North End Athletic Association (NEAD) sent 50 members to the Red Sox Game vs the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night July 18.The Red Sox eventually won the...

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Split Decision:NEWRA Opposes Basement Renovation Plan

By Phil Orlandella Unlike the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) that voted unanimously for a plan to renovate the basement at 32 Charter Street, the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association...

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NEWNC Supports Basement Renovation Plan

By Phil Orlandella Although there are several abutters opposed to an application by Christopher Olson to renovate the existing first floor condominium at 32 Charter Street (unit one) the...

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