North End

By - 5/18/17 - 8:47 am

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports on plans for a third of the Salem Street space.

By - 5/12/17 - 5:30 pm
In case of emergency in the North End

There's no sign like an old sign, in this case on Commercial Street near the Greenway in the North End.

Of course, it also raises the old question: How many cookies did Andrew eat?

By - 5/2/17 - 2:20 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports that Jack Kelly of Charlestown won't run to replace Sal LaMattina as District 1 city councilor after deciding his heart wasn't really in politics. That leaves three other announced candidates in the race to represent Charlestown, East Boston and the North End.

By - 4/27/17 - 10:12 am
Boston's Old North Church in the fog

On a foggy day, JB Parrett captured Old North Church in the North End - and the more recent buildings of downtown.

By - 4/23/17 - 2:07 pm

The BRA, um, BPDA, just won't take no for an answer: After losing several legal battles over its attempts to put a restaurant at the end of Long Wharf, the authority is trying yet again to convince judges to let it get what it wants. Read more.

By - 4/18/17 - 3:29 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports that Stephen Passacantilli of the North End and Lydia Edwards of East Boston say they're running for the District 1 council seat (North End, East Boston, Charlestown) that Sal LaMattina is not running for again this year. Read more.

By - 4/17/17 - 10:30 am
Flooding in the North End

Adam Castiglioni visited Wiget Street at Salem last night and this morning and sees the flooding continues.

By - 4/11/17 - 7:57 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports Councilor Sal LaMattina (North End, Charlestown, East Boston) won't run for re-election this fall. The East Boston Times-Free Press, which broke the story, has more.

LaMattina, first elected in a special election in 2006, joins Bill Linehan (South Boston, South End, Downtown, Chinatown) and Tito Jackson (Roxbury) in the retirement club - although Jackson hopes to move to get elected mayor instead.

By - 4/10/17 - 4:25 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports police have arrested a Charlestown man for a break-in at Vinoteca di Monica on Richmond Street last month. He's also wanted for other stuff.

By - 3/31/17 - 10:16 am

Organizers of the annual reconfiguration of the Abstract Sculpture in the Armenian Heritage Park on the Greenway (up by the North End) have delayed the work until the morning of Sunday, April 9, because of the nor'easter now bearing down on us.

By - 3/30/17 - 10:45 am

The Hull Street "spite house" - which varies from 6.2 to 10.4 feet in width - is up for sale.

Read more.

By - 3/29/17 - 11:49 pm
North End break-in suspect

Boston Police have released photos of the guy they say broke into Vinoteca di Monica, 143 Richmond St., sometime last night or this morning. Read more.

By - 3/18/17 - 8:54 pm
Sunset over the Zakim Bridge

Matt Frank watched the sun go down over Boston Harbor and the Zakim Bridge this evening.

By - 3/13/17 - 12:44 pm

The Boston city archaeologist livestreamed a dig in the crypt in the basement of Old North Church today.

H/t Josh G.

By - 3/3/17 - 9:11 am

The state has made similar threats in the past about the funding it provides for the Rose Kennedy Greenway, but this year, it may really mean it, the Globe reports.

By - 2/20/17 - 10:40 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports somebody got some pretty good surveillance photos of a guy spray-painting buildings on Henchman Street in the North End.

By - 1/30/17 - 11:25 am

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports the formation of a curling club at the North End's Steriti Rink.

But where can you get poutine around there?

By - 1/15/17 - 6:46 pm

Lego molasses flood (School project)

A couple of kids recapture the horror of a molasses tsunami in the North End 98 years ago today.

H/t Greg Cook.

By - 1/13/17 - 4:54 pm

A school-bus driver and a motorist got into a "negative verbal interaction" shortly before dismissal at the Eliot School on Charter Street yesterday that required a police officer to break up, according to a note the school sent to parents today. Read more.