Monthly Archives: May 2013

Bingo Fundraiser Held for North End Bomb Victim

May 21, 2013
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Bingo Fundraiser Held for North End Bomb Victim

North End Strong Bingo Fundraiser was hosted by the Nazzaro Community Center raising money to help Roseann Sdoia, a North End resident, defray the cost of her medical bills. Roseann was severely injured, losing her leg, during the Boston Marathon bombings. She also suffered other injuries. She has already undergone several surgeries with more...

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FOCCP Want Homeless Issue Dealt With

May 21, 2013
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FOCCP Want Homeless Issue Dealt With

A 30 year old homeless person was apparently pushed into the harbor in Christopher Columbus Park (April 24) following an alleged argument with another homeless person and subsequently died. Boston Police responded to the site just after noontime and did everything possible according to witnesses. Police are apparently conducting a death investigation. The incident...

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Council Supports Regina Cordials Request

May 21, 2013
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Council Supports Regina Cordials Request

While the Boston Bruins were winning the seventh game of their playoffs with the Toronto Maple Leafs, the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) was tucked away in the Nazzaro Community Center Hall making decisions on three agenda items scheduled for a vote. Baldwin Place Realty Trust (Pat Coppola and Louis Finacharo) scored a 8-0...

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Mixed-use Development Planned for Causeway St.

Mixed-use Development Planned for Causeway St.

A Boston development team has filed a letter of intent with the Boston Redevelopment Authority last week to build a 600 ft. mixed-use tower to serve as the gateway to the TD Garden on Causeway Street. If approved by the BRA the project at 80 Causeway St. would mark the second large scale mixed-use...

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A Total Community Effort

Congratulations to the six residents that were elected to serve a two-year term on the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) Board. In addition, thanks to the candidates that didn’t get elected for taking part in this important community endeavor that acts as an advisory group to several City of Boston departments. A special thank...

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Master Plan Needed to Address Open Spaces Issues

Just like every other neighborhood throughout the City, the North End/Waterfront is in dire need of some major renovations to its parks, playgrounds and other public open spaces. The situation at DeFilippo Playground (Gassy) on Prince Street is not a very good one. The three levels are a disgrace. They are continuously used as...

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NEAA Little League Baseball

In a game that show cased the powerful offense of the Tigers it was the fine pitching of their 8year old pitcher, Amanda Forziati that stole the show.  Amanda pitched 2 2/3 solid innings allowing just two runs en route to the Tigers victory.  Not to be undone 8 year old Daniel Toscano made...

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Tot Lot Cleanup and Party Brings out Families to Christopher Columbus Park

Tot Lot Cleanup and Party Brings out Families to Christopher Columbus Park

Hundreds of parents and neighbors pitched in at the annual Friends of Christopher Columbus Park tot lot cleanup. This year’s event was expanded to a full blown family social for kids of all ages. Boston Fire brought out Engine 8 and let the kids shoot water from the fire hose into Boston Harbor. Big...

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Nazzaro Center Employee Presented the Good Neighbor Award

May 14, 2013
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Nazzaro Center Employee Presented the Good Neighbor Award

The May “Good Neighbor Award” is presented by the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association to a person or business that helps keep the community clean has been given to Clarke Hazelwood, Maintenance Supervisor at the Nazzaro Community Center. Clarke makes sure the Center’s trash is placed out properly on the day before pick-up. In addition,...

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Taste of the North End

Taste of the North End

2013 Taste of the North End Award Recipients Barbara Summa and Matt Conti.

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