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Mangia-Mangia Receives: Good Neighbor Award

August 4, 2015
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Mangia-Mangia Receives: Good Neighbor Award

Mangia-Mangia located on Endicott Street has been selected as the North End/Waterfront Resident Associations (NEWRA) recipient of the neighborhood group’s “Good Neighbor Award” for helping to keep that he North End clean by picking up debris in front of their place of business. Mangia-Mangia has been in business for 28 years since 1986 and...

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North End Public Safety Meeting Set for Aug. 6

August 4, 2015
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The Boston Police District A-1 North End Public Safety meeting will be held this Thursday, August 6 at 6pm in the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street. Commanding Officer Captain Ken Fong and his staff will be available to update residents on the latest monthly Part One crimes that have taken place in...

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Boston Dine Out Features: 20 North End/Waterfront Eateries

August 4, 2015
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Dine Out Boston, also known as Restaurant Week, will be held August 16-21 and 23-28, will feature 20 eateries from the North End/Waterfront. Coordinated by the Greater Boston Convention and Visitors Bureau and American Express twice a year, Dine Out Boston provides locals and visitors an opportunity to sample area restaurants at special prices....

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Public Safety Meeting on August 6

July 22, 2015
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Residents interested in discussing public safety issues can attend the District A-1 Boston Police Public Safety monthly meeting that will be held in the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street on Thursday, August 6 at 6pm. Commanding Officer Ken Fong and his staff will be in attendance to present a monthly Part-One Crime...

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LaMattina Supports Capital Budget For North End Projects in FY 2016

July 22, 2015
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Boston City Councilor Sal LaMattina voted for the city’s capital projects for fiscal year 2016. The Councilor whose district includes the North End/Waterfront community noted that the capital budget includes many new and continued projects in the neighborhood. New projects include work at Christopher Columbus Park, Langone and Puopolo Parks. Projects currently in design,...

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Sidewalk Signs Public Hearing Scheduled

July 22, 2015
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Sponsored by Boston City Councilor Michael F. Flaherty, the Council’s Special Committee on Small Businesses, Entrepreneurship and Innovation has scheduled a public hearing to discuss the pros and cons of free-standing sidewalk signs in the neighborhoods. The hearing comes in response to apparent confusion around the varying regulations that are governed in current zoning...

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Indians Take NEAA Baseball Playoff Championship Title

July 22, 2015
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Indians Take NEAA Baseball Playoff Championship Title

It took only two games to decide the North End Athletic Association (NEAA) 2016 Little League (Majors) Playoff Championship as the I ndians defeated the regular-season champions, Regional Review Cubs. “Indians played great baseball during the league championship playoffs,” NEAA Baseball Commissioner Ralph Martignetti said. “They played a solid Cubs team but managed to...

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Opinion

July 22, 2015
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New TV series in the making Secret meetings, a lawsuit and a possible counter lawsuit has all the ingredients for a new television pilot program or a remake of the movie Casino. It should be a comedy. The pilot should be a series of secret meetings by the Massachusetts Gaming Commission. Off course the...

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Lanza Named North End Liaison

June 23, 2015
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Lanza Named North End Liaison

Lifelong North End resident Maria Lanza has been named by Mayor Martin J. Walsh as the community’s Neighborhood Services Liaison, replacing Nicole Leo who took another position at City Hall. Lanza said in a prepared statement, “I was born and raised in the North End, and from a young age I strived to be...

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NEWRA Good Neighbor Award Presented to Salumeria Italiana

June 23, 2015
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NEWRA Good Neighbor Award Presented to Salumeria Italiana

Salumeria Italiana on Richmond Street has been presented the Good Neighbor Award by the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) for helping to keep the community clean by sweeping and picking up debris from the sidewalk and curb in front of their place of business. “Owner Gaetano Martignetti has always made it his business to...

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