North End

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.

By - 1/4/17 - 11:13 am

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports discussions among waterfront interests about bringing back New Year's Eve fireworks over the harbor if the organizers of First Night have concluded they can't or won't do them.

By - 12/29/16 - 2:19 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com wonders if the real reason the current operators of First Night have shifted the midnight fireworks from Boston Harbor to Copley Square is not because it's cheaper but to try to build up a Boston version of Times Square:

Watch this year as the TV hosts interview the Copley attendees and count the suburbanites that will have come in to Copley, all decked out in a spectacularly crowded space. The Back Bay event will be instantly labeled a “success” because it will look good on television.

By - 12/29/16 - 1:03 pm

Prevailing sentiment in progressive haunts is “2016, don’t let the door hit you on the way out.” Between a stressful election season, acts of terror, and the crisis in Syria, many of us will be glad to see the calendar page turn on Sunday night. Still, to every cloud there is a silver lining, and at least when it comes to tackling climate change in the US, Massachusetts was a bright spot amidst the clouds of 2016.

By - 12/25/16 - 9:08 am
Fire at 52 Hull St. in the North End

The Boston Fire Department reports an early morning fire at 52 Hull St. displaced 18 residents in three buildings and sent two firefighters to the hospital with minor injuries. Read more.

By - 12/21/16 - 11:27 pm

UPDATE: Bail set at $1 million, but bail revoked on an OUI charge out of Winchendon, DA's office reports.

Boston Police report arresting Anthony Spinelli of Leominster for yesterday's stabbing inside a BHA apartment building at 185 Fulton St. Read more.

By - 12/20/16 - 5:55 pm

UPDATE: Suspect arrested.

Around 1:30 p.m. at 185 Fulton St., NorthEndWaterfront.com reports.

By - 12/17/16 - 12:36 pm

NorthEndWaterfront.com reports a local inebriate who was refused entry to the Coast Guard base around midnight tried to fight his way in. A Coast Guard guard subdued him with the help of some pepper spray; he was taken to Mass. General for some pre-booking medical attention.

By - 12/10/16 - 6:57 pm
Santas on a tandem bike in Boston's North End

Erica Mattison watched a pair of Santas wheel down the new dedicated bike lane on Commercial Street in the North End this afternoon as part of a Santa ride.

By - 12/3/16 - 1:53 pm
Soccer fans at Caffe dello Sport in Boston's North End

Eastie Strong was among the people jammed into Caffe dello Sport today to watch the match between Real Madrid and Barcelona (which ended in a 1-1 tie).