North End

By - 2/20/18 - 12:18 pm

WCVB gets a hold of a list of people who have heavily discounted spaces in the state-owned Haymarket garage - and a lot aren't North End residents like they're supposed to be:

One person on the list is a doctor who lives in a million-dollar home in the suburbs. Her office is downtown, but not in the North End.

By - 2/14/18 - 9:06 am

Boston Police report arresting John Bowdon, 47, of Woburn, on charges he beat a clerk during a gunpoint robbery at the Venice Convenience Store, 38 Cooper St. in the North End around 9:20 p.m. on Thursday. Read more.

By - 2/11/18 - 3:25 pm
Wanted for North End bank robbery

The FBI's Bank Robbery Task Force reports this guy is wanted for holding up the Century Bank branch at 275 Hanover St. in the North End, around 3:35 p.m. on Feb. 6.

If he looks familiar, contact the task force at 857-386-2422.

By - 2/11/18 - 12:52 pm

And NorthEndWaterfront.com has photos.

By - 2/9/18 - 9:34 am

Investors are snapping up condos in the heart of Boston like nobody's business, and Mayor Walsh's proposed regulations wouldn't do enough to stop them from squeezing out people who actually want to live in the city, according to a study by a consortium of neighborhood groups. Read more.

By - 1/13/18 - 11:37 am
Bad parking job in the South End

Miloš Miljković noticed what the warmer weather and rain turned into an awkward parking job last night (and reports that BPD then showed up to ticket the car).

Kelley Hand noticed more of the same in the North End this morning: Read more.

By - 12/21/17 - 9:36 am
Get rid of these stupid railings - Boston is not Tokyo - sign says

Mary Beth O'Leary spotted this sign on Salem Street in the North End this morning, in reaction to (brace yourself) these railings: Read more.

By - 12/18/17 - 11:45 pm

A disgusted North End resident files a complaint about the wire-munching rats that have been ceaselessly chomping on his or her engine on Commercial Street: Read more.

By - 12/17/17 - 12:29 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports on yesterday's opening of a new dog park in the North End.

By - 12/13/17 - 10:37 am

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports state transportation officials are looking at possible routes for a ferry that would shuttle between the downtown/North End side of the Harbor, the South Boston Waterfront and the East Boston/Charlestown side of the briny shallow. The exact routes and stops are still under study.

By - 12/6/17 - 4:38 pm

Boston Restaurant Talk reports that Maurizio's on Hanover Street plans to serve its last meals ever on Christmas Eve.

By - 12/2/17 - 11:25 am

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports on the link between the now former clerk at Somerville District Court and the North End Athletic Association's normally annual Christmas parade and helicopter drop-in by Santa Claus.

By - 11/28/17 - 12:24 pm

The Board of Appeal today approved restaurateur Frank DePasquale's proposal to expand his Assaggio restaurant at 29 Prince St. with a kitchen for a new dining service in which patrons would work with chefs to prepare their meals. Read more.

By - 11/27/17 - 9:11 am

NBC Boston reports on the incident early Sunday in the North End.

By - 11/26/17 - 7:51 pm
North End bunny rabbit

S&S Consulting spotted this bun in the parking lot near the Atlantic Avenue Starbucks today.

By - 11/22/17 - 7:49 am
Firefighters at 282 Hanover St.

Firefighters going up. Photo by BFD.

The Boston Fire Department reports "careless disposal of smoking material" started a three-alarm fire at 282 Hanover St. that killed two men - one after he jumped from the building to escape the flames. Read more.

By - 11/19/17 - 8:49 pm

The Boston Transportation Department alerts us:

Traffic Advisory starting tomorrow:
Maintenance requires lane reduction on the North Washington St Bridge. Drivers should expect outbound delays. The outbound travel lane adjacent to the curb will be closed to traffic to allow repair work to take place. Seek alternate routes.

By - 11/19/17 - 10:27 am

Boston Police report arresting Isaiah Brown, 26, of Randolph, on charges he attacked a woman walking down Hanover Street early Saturday.

Brown will be arraigned Monday on charges of indecent assault and battery and impersonating a police officer, police say.

Innocent, etc.