North End Regional Review

North End National Night out

The 2014 National Night Out held in the North End attracted hundreds of participants to the Paul Revere Mall (Prado) during North End Pride Week. Many activities, events and educational programs were held along with a free BBQ.
North End Regional Review

Mayor Praises Gun Legislation

The House and Senate made history with the passage of comprehensive gun safety legislation that will make neighborhood, streets and homes safer places to live, Boston Mayor Martin Walsh noted in a prepared statement. “With this legislation, the Commonwealth will once again be a national model for not only the contents of this bill but also the process by which we arrived at this point,” the Mayor said. “Our legislators put aside their differences and by working together, created a bill that will have a tremendous impact on our efforts to reduce gun violence in the Commonwealth,” he noted. Senator Anthony Petrucelli and Representative Aaron Michlewitz who represent the North End on Beacon Hill supported the bill.

104th Fisherman’s Feast on August 14th – 17th, 2014

2014 Schedule of Events for the 104th Fisherman’s Feast   Thursday August 14th 6PM Opening Ceremonies: La Madonna Del Soccorso will leave her permanent chapel on Lewis St For a solemn Procession to the Christopher Columbus WaterFront Park for the […]

North End Foot Center Receives Good Neighbor Award

The Good Neighbor Recognition Award for August 2014 was awarded to the North End Foot Center. The award was presented by Recognition Committee Chair Janet Gilardi of the North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA). Dr. Frank Campo is on […]
Boston Globe

Obituary: Frances Baldassari

BALDASSARI, Frances (Barbiero) Of Boston's North End on August 10, 2014. Loving daughter of the late James & Phyllis (Terranova) Barbiero. Beloved wife of Peter J. Baldassari. Loving mother of Julie P. Baldassari of Boston's North End. Daughter-In-law of Mary (Baldassari) Parziale of Revere. Cherished godmother of Marc Passanisi of Medford. Also survived by loving nieces, nephews, and friends. Funeral from the Boston Harborside Home, 580 Commercial St., Boston on Thursday August 14th, at 8:45am followed by a Mass of Christian Burial to be celebrated in St. Leonard Church, corner of Hanover and Prince St., at 9:45am. The family will receive visitors on Wednesday from 4-8pm. Services will conclude with burial in Holy Cross Cemetery, Malden. Donations in Frances' memory ...
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Roy Greene is a Boston Globe assistant metro editor and editor of this North End site.