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Arts Ambassadors

Arts Ambassadors

Several Greenway staff and an army of our amazing arts ambassadors gather together under Janet Echelman’s As If It Were Already Here.

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Waterfront Residents Crowd Meeting to Fight Lewis Wharf Hotel

Waterfront Residents Crowd Meeting to Fight Lewis Wharf Hotel

Waterfront residents packed into the Pilot House for a standing-room only meeting with State Representative Aaron Michlewitz to express their concerns about the proposed Lewis Wharf Hotel plan filed earlier this month by JW Capital Partners. Several North End / Waterfront buildings were represented at the meeting by condominium residents from Lewis Wharf, Prince...

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Stabbing on Hanover Street

A male victim was stabbed, with a knife at Hanover and Prince Streets, after words were exchanged in traffic and a fight ensued. The suspects fled in their motor vehicle but were arrested on Commercial Street for assault and battery with a dangerous weapon (knife ). The victim was treated on the scene and...

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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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No New News on Commercial Street Accident

June 23, 2015
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No additional information has been provided for the major car accident that occurred on Commercial Street, at the bottom of Charter Street near the Steriti Memorial Skating Rink at 2am. Two people died and another was hospitalized when the vehicle flipped over and apparently hit two other vehicles.             Commercial Street was closed until...

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World Labyrinth Day

World Labyrinth Day

All ages walked as one at the 2015 World Labyrinth Day on the Greenway

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Lewis Wharf Developer Launches New Plan

Lewis Wharf Developer Launches New Plan

Developer JW Capital Partners has filed a letter of intent for a new 300-room hotel project at Lewis Wharf on Boston’s North End waterfront. The proposal would include two new hotel buildings connected by a glass lobby along with a 54,000 square-foot publicly accessible park replacing the surface parking lot on Atlantic Avenue. Plans...

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Grand Opening:Nick Varano’s New Rina’s Pizzeria & Cafe

Grand Opening:Nick Varano’s New Rina’s Pizzeria & Cafe

 It’s time to fire up the pizza oven for this week’s grand opening of Rina’s Pizzeria & Cafe. Located next to the original Strega North End, Rina’s is the latest creation by Nick Varano and The Varano Group. The address at 371 Hanover Street is right on the Freedom Trail in Boston’s North End....

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When We Get Behind Closed Doors

June 18, 2015
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Behind closed doors, the North End/Waterfront Association Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) elected its officers. Philip Frattaroli was reelected President, Ryan Kenny Vice President, John Pregmon Secretary and Marie Simboli Sergeant At Arms. They also decided, with the doors closed to the public, that they would not fill the Council seat that became open with Maria...

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