Category: Editorials

Opinion

By Phil Orlandella Old Neighborhood Shops Fading Away Another neighborhood business is closing its doors this September and will be gone forever. Maria’s North End Pastry Shop located at 46 Cross St. is the latest community business that has gone…

Opinion

By Phil Orlandella Gun Control Bills Need to Move Forward Two pieces of legislation relating to gun control, passed by the House and Senate, are still stalled on Capital Hill and legislations are on August summer break. Both bills involve background checks,…

Opinion

By Phil Orlandella NEAD does it again Each year, the North End Against Drugs (NEAD) holds a terrific Family Fun Day Festival in the neighborhood, that draws hundreds of community residents and others. NEAD, a very active non-profit organization in…