Saint Agrippina’s 2014 Feast Runs Thursday, July 31st to Sunday, August 3rd

This year is the 100th Anniversary of the Saint Agrippina’s Feast, scheduled for July 31st through August 3rd in Boston’s North End. Organizers have announced headlining entertainment performances by The Temptations on Friday night, August 1st, and Taylor Dayne on […]

Notable News: Frattaroli Feature, Harbor Garage Skyline, Calcio, Cruise Nightmare & Skate Park

Why spend your time surfing the internet for North End / Waterfront articles when we do a weekly post informing you of all the relevant articles, blog posts, and news? The “Notable News” post is your one stop shop of […]
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Madonna Delle Grazie

The statue of Madonna Delle Grazie was presented on Sunday July 13th at the annual procession in Boston’s North End.
North End Regional Review

BWSC Planning Major Repairs in North End

A major sewer and drain improvement project is being planned in the North End by the Boston Water and Sewer Commission (BWSC), according to Irene F. McSweeny, P.E. Director of Construction. She outlined the three phase project at the North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) monthly meeting and will do the same at the North End/Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) August meeting. Several North End streets will be repaired from 2014 to 2015 with pipe replacement, excavated repair, non-excavated point repair and liner repair. McSweeny noted that an exact schedule, time and locations is currently being planned and the neighborhood would be notified. BWSC will coordinate parking for residents, reroute street traffic, advise residents of possible water turnoffs, work with the Department ...
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You can always bank on a saint's procession on a summer weekend in the North End

Joe Harrington watched the St. Rocco procession on Hanover Street yesterday. Copyright Joe Harrington. Posted in the Universal Hub pool on Flickr.
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Citizen complaint of the day: Beer podcasters are the worst

An irate citizen complains about some neighbors on Charter Street in the North End: Obnoxious 1st floor renters loudly taping beer rating podcast and making sexist jokes keeping folks awake, followed by marijuana smoke rising into our windows. Add to the list of problem north end properties. Absentee landlord...
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