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Vendors/Public Market Talking Apples and Oranges

June 3, 2014
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Based on several community and other public meetings, most people have the understanding the 184 year-old Haymarket Pushcart vendors and the nonprofit Boston Market Place have already worked out a formal memorandum of understanding outlining what each will see, where they’ll purchase the products and set up areas. Reportedly, the Boston Public Market will...

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North End Chamber Meeting, Today, June 3

June 3, 2014
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The North End Chamber of Commerce has some new changes in the making and information on new programs for its members that will be presented at today’s Tuesday, June 3 meeting being held at Saint Leonard’s Church Hall, 35 Prince Street at 3:30pm according to Vice-President Toni Gilardi who will chair the business related...

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North End Public Safety Meeting June 5

June 3, 2014
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The District A-1 Boston Police North End Public Safety monthly meeting will be held this Thursday evening, June 5 at 6:30pm in the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 North Bennet Street. Police will report on crime statistics that have taken place over the past thirty days and compare them to the same time period from...

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NE Chamber Makes Structural Changes

June 3, 2014
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Some changes to the structure of the North End Chamber of Commerce have been made, according to an email issued by the business group. NECC has moved to a virtual Chamber that will focus on the use of social media and email as a communication method for its members. Entering the busy season the...

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Elected NEWNC Members Begin Serving in June

May 28, 2014
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Elected NEWNC Members Begin Serving in June

Six elected North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Councilors will begin serving their two-year terms on the neighborhood group at the June monthly meeting held in the Nazzaro Community Center. Recently elected were: Marie Simboli, Anne Devlin Tagliaferro, Gennaro Riccio, John Pregmon, Ryan Kenney (all incumbents) and first time candidate Jessica Dello Russo. They will join Philip...

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NEWNC Write in Candidate Does Well

May 28, 2014
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NEWNC Write in Candidate Does Well

In the history of the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) community election, no candidate ever won a seat on the neighborhood organization competing as a write in candidate. While this fact remains the same, the feat was almost accomplished during the 2014 election with Damien DiPaola securing 76 votes while finishing in seventh place....

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Salem Street business to re-open soon

May 28, 2014
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It took several times but finally a request by Saporo di Napoli/Rigoletto, 115 Salem Street has received support (8-1) by the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) to install restaurant equipment to make the establishment a restaurant with a bar. The owners have worked out things with the condo association to everyone’s satisfaction and the...

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The Juicery Coming to Cross Street

May 28, 2014
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Cross Street could have a new business this July if all goes well for owner Alex Vandermark who is applying for zoning relief to open a juice store “The Juicery” at 66A Cross Street, the former site of DePasquale Pasta Shop. (650 square feet) The business will only serve orders to go and it...

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Council Supports Three Requests

May 20, 2014
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Following the usual protocol and committee reports, candidates for the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) community elections held Saturday, May 17, had the opportunity to introduce themselves and speak for five minutes on issues relating to the area. Suffolk County Register of Probate candidate John Sepulveda attended the NEWNC meeting and also provided a...

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Movie Filming to Take Place in the North End

May 20, 2014
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A full day of filming will take place in the North End at different locations, Margaret, Unity and Tileston Streets on Thursday, May 29 from 6am to midnight possibly longer. Black Mass starring Johnny Depp will begin filming on Margaret Street and eventually moved to Unity and Tileston Streets for a second scene. The...

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