31 min ago

Thursday’s Brief: Free Ice Cream, Best Pizza in Boston, Gentle Yoga, Aquarium Lecture

Daily Briefs

    Thursday's Brief: Free Ice Cream, Best Pizza in Boston, Gentle Yoga, Aquarium Lecture - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, July 19 and although National Ice Cream day may have passed... Friendly's and Ben & Jerry's is still dishing out free ice cream around the city, read more on the Boston Business Journal. Here's what else you need to know for today...
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2 hours ago

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    Thursday's Brief: Free Ice Cream, Best Pizza in Boston, Gentle Yoga, Aquarium Lecture - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, July 19 and although National Ice Cream day may have passed... Friendly's and Ben & Jerry's is still dishing out free ice cream around the city, read more on the Boston Business Journal. Here's what else you need to know for today...
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8 hours ago

What’s in Store: Eye Candy

329 Hanover St., Boston, 617-523-3005, soloptics.com.

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681 Tremont St., Boston, 617-391-0088, southendeye.com.

100 Stuart St., Boston, 617-800-9383, hdosport.com.

11 Harvard St., Brookline, 617-739-4141, viziooptic.com.

115 Newbury St., Boston, 617-236-0105; 1276 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-868-1500; seeeyewear.com.

115 Newbury St., Boston, 617-236-0105; 1276 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, 617-868-1500; seeeyewear.com.

    What's in Store: Eye Candy
    Find shades for bright days at these local sunnie shops. With more than 40 years of combined experience in the industry, Mary Keenan and Michele Zuccala don't want to make customers choose between their prescription lenses and their shades: hence the exam room on the bottom floor of their neighborhood shop, which opened in 2009.
    https://www.bostonmagazine.com

9 hours ago

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    North End Athletic Association Goes Two for Two in First Weekend of U12 Mayor's Cup Tournament - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The U12 North End Athletic Association (NEAA) All-Stars enjoyed a successful first weekend in the annual Mayor's Cup tournament, going 2 and 0 with big wins over Hyde Park (10 to 5) and Allston-Brighton (10 to 4). The first game of the tournament featured NEAA MVP Richard Bova taking the hill against a tough Hyde ...
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10 hours ago

North End Athletic Association Goes Two for Two in First Weekend of U12 Mayor’s Cup Tournament

Kids & Families

    North End Athletic Association Goes Two for Two in First Weekend of U12 Mayor's Cup Tournament - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The U12 North End Athletic Association (NEAA) All-Stars enjoyed a successful first weekend in the annual Mayor's Cup tournament, going 2 and 0 with big wins over Hyde Park (10 to 5) and Allston-Brighton (10 to 4). The first game of the tournament featured NEAA MVP Richard Bova taking the hill against a tough Hyde ...
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13 hours ago

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    Social Highlights This Week: Festival Season Begins, Summer Fun & Sails - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Check out our weekly social media highlights from residents, visitors, and more in the area. To be featured, tag us @northend.waterfront on Instagram, @northendboston on Twitter, @northendwaterfront on Facebook. Use hashtags #northendboston or #bostonwaterfront. Festival Season North End procession season. Part of my commute to work.
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14 hours ago

Social Highlights This Week: Festival Season Begins, Summer Fun & Sails

Photos & Videos

    Social Highlights This Week: Festival Season Begins, Summer Fun & Sails - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Check out our weekly social media highlights from residents, visitors, and more in the area. To be featured, tag us @northend.waterfront on Instagram, @northendboston on Twitter, @northendwaterfront on Facebook. Use hashtags #northendboston or #bostonwaterfront. Festival Season North End procession season. Part of my commute to work.
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14 hours ago

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    Municipal Harbor Plan Discussed at Residents' Association Meeting (NEWRA) - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    After many complaints about the Municipal Harbor Plan (MHP), the City still gave the go-ahead for the proposed 600-foot tower right on the Boston Harbor. At the July 12th North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) meeting, Victor Brogna and Diane Rubin, representing Harbor Towers, discussed the plan with attendees.
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15 hours ago

Read the obituary for Weymouth police officer Michael Chesna

Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend the visiting hours on Thursday 4-8 PM in St. Mary’s Church, 392 Hanover Street, Hanover. Funeral Mass in St. Mary’s Church, Hanover on Friday at 11 AM. Burial in Blue Hill Cemetery, Braintree.

    Read the obituary for Weymouth police officer Michael Chesna
    Weymouth police officer Michael Chesna, who was killed in a shooting Sunday that also left a 77-year-old woman dead, is being remembered by his loved ones for his generosity, his passion as a sports fan, and being a loving father to his two children. "Mike was a massive sports fan," his relatives said in his obituary.
    https://www.boston.com

15 hours ago

Municipal Harbor Plan Discussed at Residents’ Association Meeting (NEWRA)

Meeting Reports

    Municipal Harbor Plan Discussed at Residents' Association Meeting (NEWRA) - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    After many complaints about the Municipal Harbor Plan (MHP), the City still gave the go-ahead for the proposed 600-foot tower right on the Boston Harbor. At the July 12th North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) meeting, Victor Brogna and Diane Rubin, representing Harbor Towers, discussed the plan with attendees.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

18 hours ago

Funeral services set for fallen Weymouth police officer

Visting hours for Chesna will take place at St. Mary’s Church, located at 392 Hanover St. in Hanover, from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday.

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24 hours ago

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    Wednesday's Brief: Satisfy your Sweet Tooth, Tea & Tranquility, Yappy Hour, Movie Night - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Wednesday Today is Wednesday, July 17 and here's what else you need to know for today... 5:00PM Tea and Tranquility at the Armenian Heritage Park. For first time walkers, an introduction to walking the labyrinth will begin at 5:30 p.m.
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24 hours ago

Wednesday’s Brief: Satisfy your Sweet Tooth, Tea & Tranquility, Yappy Hour, Movie Night

Daily Briefs

    Wednesday's Brief: Satisfy your Sweet Tooth, Tea & Tranquility, Yappy Hour, Movie Night - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Wednesday Today is Wednesday, July 17 and here's what else you need to know for today... 5:00PM Tea and Tranquility at the Armenian Heritage Park. For first time walkers, an introduction to walking the labyrinth will begin at 5:30 p.m.
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27 hours ago

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    Neighborhood Photo: Sunset After the Storm - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This afternoon we saw a strong band of thunderstorms cross over Boston before heading out to sea. Paul Foster captured this waterfront photo of the sunset after the storm. "Neighborhood Photo" is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to info@northendwaterfront.com or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram.
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27 hours ago

Neighborhood Photo: Sunset After the Storm

Photos & Videos

    Neighborhood Photo: Sunset After the Storm - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    This afternoon we saw a strong band of thunderstorms cross over Boston before heading out to sea. Paul Foster captured this waterfront photo of the sunset after the storm. "Neighborhood Photo" is a regular feature on NorthEndWaterfront.com. Send in your photos using our Submit a Post form, via email to info@northendwaterfront.com or tag @northend.waterfront on Instagram.
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28 hours ago

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    Photo Gallery: San Rocco Procession in Boston's North End - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The Society of San Rocco held their annual procession on Sunday, July 15, 2018 through the streets of Boston's North End. The Story of Saint Rocco - Saint Rocco was born into an aristocratic French family. He turned away from his worldly inheritance and status, giving all of his possessions to the poor and the sick.
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29 hours ago

Photo Gallery: San Rocco Procession in Boston’s North End

Arts & Culture

    Photo Gallery: San Rocco Procession in Boston's North End - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The Society of San Rocco held their annual procession on Sunday, July 15, 2018 through the streets of Boston's North End. The Story of Saint Rocco - Saint Rocco was born into an aristocratic French family. He turned away from his worldly inheritance and status, giving all of his possessions to the poor and the sick.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

33 hours ago

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    Reader Poll: What's Your Favorite Pizza Style? - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Earlier this month, City Hall Plaza hosted the second annual Boston pizza festival with over 30 pizza vendors from near and far. Didn't get a chance to sample all the slices and select your favorite? Vote in our poll to share your go-to pizza style and add your comments in the section below.
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34 hours ago

Reader Poll: What’s Your Favorite Pizza Style?

Community

    Reader Poll: What's Your Favorite Pizza Style? - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Earlier this month, City Hall Plaza hosted the second annual Boston pizza festival with over 30 pizza vendors from near and far. Didn't get a chance to sample all the slices and select your favorite? Vote in our poll to share your go-to pizza style and add your comments in the section below.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

36 hours ago

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    North End Athletic Association Goes to The Red Sox - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The North End Athletic Association (NEAA) sent over 100 players and their families to see three different Red Sox games in the first half of the 2018 Red Sox baseball season. Thanks to the generosity of the NEAA board, we were able to send players to see the Sox play the Toronto Blue Jays, Atlanta ...
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36 hours ago

North End Athletic Association Goes to The Red Sox

Kids & Families

    North End Athletic Association Goes to The Red Sox - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    The North End Athletic Association (NEAA) sent over 100 players and their families to see three different Red Sox games in the first half of the 2018 Red Sox baseball season. Thanks to the generosity of the NEAA board, we were able to send players to see the Sox play the Toronto Blue Jays, Atlanta ...
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37 hours ago

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    North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) Updates and Reports from July Meeting - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Mary McGee announced she will be finishing her final term as President of the North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) later this year. This role will need to be filled when elections are held in October. Mary reminded the members that NEWRA is participating the the new Harborfront Neighborhood Alliance.
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37 hours ago

North End / Waterfront Residents’ Association (NEWRA) Updates and Reports from July Meeting

Meeting Reports

    North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) Updates and Reports from July Meeting - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Mary McGee announced she will be finishing her final term as President of the North End / Waterfront Residents' Association (NEWRA) later this year. This role will need to be filled when elections are held in October. Mary reminded the members that NEWRA is participating the the new Harborfront Neighborhood Alliance.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

38 hours ago

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    Neighborhood Photo: Wes Welker Gets His Hair Cut at Boston Barber Co. - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    New England Patriot legend Wes Welker stopped by Boston Barber & Tattoo Co. on Salem Street for a cut with the "maddog" Maddy Roberts. Welker played for the Patriots from 2007 to 2012, including two Super Bowls. He later went on to play for the Denver Broncos and St.
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38 hours ago

Neighborhood Photo: Wes Welker Gets His Hair Cut at Boston Barber Co.

Photos & Videos

    Neighborhood Photo: Wes Welker Gets His Hair Cut at Boston Barber Co. - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    New England Patriot legend Wes Welker stopped by Boston Barber & Tattoo Co. on Salem Street for a cut with the "maddog" Maddy Roberts. Welker played for the Patriots from 2007 to 2012, including two Super Bowls. He later went on to play for the Denver Broncos and St.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

39 hours ago

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    Obituary: Frances Conti of Hamilton, NY and Boston's North End - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Conti, Frances, 88, of Hamilton, NY and part-time of Boston's North End, formerly of Long Island, NY on July 16, 2018. Predeceased by her beloved husband John V. Conti. Devoted mother of son Matthew Conti of Boston's North End, daughter Regina Conti of Hamilton, NY and son-in-law William Porta of Hamilton, NY.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

40 hours ago

Obituary: Frances Conti of Hamilton, NY and Boston’s North End

People

    Obituary: Frances Conti of Hamilton, NY and Boston's North End - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Conti, Frances, 88, of Hamilton, NY and part-time of Boston's North End, formerly of Long Island, NY on July 16, 2018. Predeceased by her beloved husband John V. Conti. Devoted mother of son Matthew Conti of Boston's North End, daughter Regina Conti of Hamilton, NY and son-in-law William Porta of Hamilton, NY.
    https://northendwaterfront.com

47 hours ago

2 days ago

Tuesday’s Brief: 19 Best Restaurants, Mayor’s Coffee Hour, ReadBoston Book Bike, Wharf District Council Meeting, Jazz in the Park , RUFF Monthly Meeting, Aquarium Lecture

Event Notices

    Tuesday's Brief: 19 Best Restaurants, Mayor's Coffee Hour, ReadBoston Book Bike, Wharf District Council Meeting, Jazz in the Park , RUFF Monthly Meeting, Aquarium Lecture - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, July 17 and here's what else you need to know for today... 9:30AM Mayor's Coffee Hour. Come speak directly to Mayor Walsh and staff from City departments at Christopher Columbus Park about open space and other neighborhood needs. See additional details here.
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2 days ago

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    Tuesday's Brief: 19 Best Restaurants, Mayor's Coffee Hour, ReadBoston Book Bike, Wharf District Council Meeting, Jazz in the Park , RUFF Monthly Meeting, Aquarium Lecture - NorthEndWaterfront.com
    Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, July 17 and here's what else you need to know for today... 9:30AM Mayor's Coffee Hour. Come speak directly to Mayor Walsh and staff from City departments at Christopher Columbus Park about open space and other neighborhood needs. See additional details here.
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Fri

  • HIT & RIDE 6:00 PM - 9:00 PM • RIDE NORTH END (420 Commercial Street)

Sat

  • Italian Food Tour 3:00 PM - 4:50 PM • Old North Church (193 Salem Street)
  • Italian Food Tour 1:00 PM - 2:50 PM • Old North Church (193 Salem Street)
  • British Car Show 11:00 AM - 5:00 PM • Faneuil Hall Marketplace, West End (1 South Market Street)

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