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Affordable, Elderly Housing Planned for K of C Building

Affordable, Elderly Housing Planned for K of C Building

Ausonia Home Association plans to convert the council quarters of the Knights of Columbus, Ausonia Council #1513 at 41 North Margin Street to 23 affordable, elderly apartments and new council quarters.  The complex will also have a large community room, which will be available to the North End community, apartment residents and council members.  ...

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Mae West, W.C Fields Take Over the North End Library

W.C. Fields and Mae West recently came to life at a North End Branch Library event sponsored by the Friends of the North End Library and a generous grant from the City Wide Friends of the Boston Public Library.  The cozy library event space became Mae West’s dressing room complete with props including fans...

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New Starbucks Coffee Proposed at 198 Hanover Street

A new retail development project by Charter Realty is seeking permits to bring a Starbucks Coffee shop to 198 Hanover St., known as the “Gateway to the North End.” Located at the corner of Cross Street, the site is across from the Rose Kennedy Greenway and currently occupied by Citizens Bank at the old...

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Trillium Garden Returns to the Greenway

Trillium Brewing Company, in partnership with the Rose Kennedy Greenway Conservancy, is excited has announced the return of the Trillium Garden on The Greenway for the Summer 2018 season. The Trillium Garden on The Greenway is slated to open in late May 2018 and will run through the end of October, weather permitting. Open-air...

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R.U.F.F. News and Notes

Responsible Urbanites For Fido’s (RUFF), Board will be on hand at the new dog park in the Gassy to answer questions, address concerns and get feedback on all things RUFF on Wednesday, May 23 at 6 and 7 PM. There are many ways to get involved with RUFF, park maintenance, Year of the Dog...

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Farewell Celebration Held for Carl Ameno, Nazzaro Center Director

It was a grand affair for the sendoff for Carl Ameno, who is retiring as Director of the Nazzaro Community Center after 45 years in service to the City of Boston. The farewell dinner was held on Tuesday, May 8th at Filippo’s Ristorante in Boston’s North End. State Rep. Aaron Michlewitz gave an impassioned...

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Boston Police Report on Crime at North End Public Meeting

Boston Police District A-1 provided North End / Waterfront residents an update on recent neighborhood crime incidents at the May 2018 North End Public Safety Meeting. Overall crime in District A-1 is down 9% YTD. Aggravated Assault (1) – 4/27/18 (Charter Street): Domestic incident. Disturbing the Peace (2) – 4/28/18 – 4/29/18 (426 Hanover...

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North End Library Programs

EVENTS FOR ADULTS Friday Films: The Paranoid Style Friday    May 18     1 pm    Seven Days in May Friday    May 25     1 pm   Parallax View Friday    June 1      1 pm   The Prisoner Friday    June 8      1 pm   Three Days of the Condor Friday    June 15    1 pm   All the President’s Men Friday    June 22    1...

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Community News

Public Safety Meeting The North End District A1 Boston Police Public Safety meeting will be held on Thursday, June 7 at 6 p.m. in the Nazzaro Community Center. FOCCP Meeting The Friends of Christopher Columbus Park (FOCCP) will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 12 at 6:30 p.m. in the Mariners House, 11...

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Your Help Is Always Needed

Boston residents living in our neighborhood are fortunate to have some great open spaces within a couple of miles of each other stretching from the North End to the Back Bay. The newly established Greenway that was created after the Central Artery Project was completed is looking better each year with more activities being...

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