Monthly Archives: November 2010

NEWRA Committee targets Gassy for repairs

November 8, 2010
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One of the many goals being undertaken by the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association Parks and Open Spaces Committee is to document the history of DeFillippo Park (Gassy) on Prince Street and the ultimate renovation of the park for use by all residents of the neighborhood. Committee Chair Anne M. Pistorio told the Review that...

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NEAA/Nazzaro Center CYO teams being formed

November 8, 2010
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Once again the Nazzaro Community Center and the North End Athletic Association are preparing for still another CYO basketball season with six different teams with some practices underway and others about to begin, according to the Center’s Director Carl Ameno. "The CYO season begins statewide on the weekend after Thanksgiving, so there’s still ample...

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To the victors go the spoils

Representative Aaron Michlewitz and State Senator Anthony Petruccelli scored solid victories in their respective re-election bids. The North End voted overwhelmingly for both incumbents. The North End voted this way for these two because, frankly, they are everywhere all the time, and are accessible and answer all requests and calls. But the leadership they...

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Obituaries 11-08-2010

William Torsiglieri Of Weymouth, formerly of the North End William J. Torsiglieri of Weymouth, formerly of the North End of Boston, entered into eternal life on October 27. He was 85 years old. A US Army veteran of World War II, he was the beloved husband of the late Frances P. (Orlandella); devoted father...

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Craigie Drawbridge construction starts Nov. 6

November 1, 2010
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Craigie Drawbridge construction starts Nov. 6

Representatives from MassDOT were recently in the North End advising of construction plans and potential traffic impacts relating to the Craigie Drawbridge Rehabilitation Project scheduled to start in early November 2010. Project Manager Basttir Madamidola, MassDOT representative John Romano, Boston Transportation Al Vilar and Nicole Leo of the Mayor’s Office were available at the...

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Halloween Parties in the North End

November 1, 2010
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Halloween Parties in the North End

Three successful Halloween parties were held in the North End last week. All three parties attracted numerous local families and were fun filled events. On Friday Team Saturday ROC held a terrific Halloween Haunted House in Polcari Playground. On Saturday the Madonna Della Cava held their annual Halloween Party and Parade on Hanover and...

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Parcel 7 & 9 meeting cancelled

November 1, 2010
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MassDOT has cancelled its Parcel 7 & 9 RFP Advisory Committee meeting scheduled for Wednesday, November 3 at the Mariners House, according to agency representative John Romano. Reportedly, the public meeting was discontinued in order that MassDOT could compile more needed information, requested at prior meetings. The purpose of the Advisory Committee is to...

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NEAA baseball team ends season with a win

November 1, 2010
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Sponsored by the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) the North End Little League baseball team ended its Fall Ball season in Medford with a good 7-6 overall record, losing and winning a game on the road. The team’s four game winning streak was hauled in a close loss 9-7 on Saturday. However, the North...

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Get Out and Vote

The election is upon us. Go out and do your duty. Do it in the knowledge that things in this nation and in this state must change. Understand that whomever you choose to vote for in this election, the winner will not be panacea for everything that is wrong with the economy. Nor will...

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Obituaries 11-01-2010

Oliviero Federico North End resident Oliviero Federico of Boston’s North End died on October 27. He was 83 years old. The loving husband of Maria Federico, he was the cherished brother of Filomena Federico of Argentina, the late Domenico and Pierino Federico, Giulia Tomasilli and Regina Tecca. He is survived by many loving nieces...

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