Giovanni Picariello Place

Giovanni Picariello PlaceGiovanni Picariello Place Dedicated at Modern Pastry on Hanover Street

The late owner of Modern Pastry, Giovanni Picariello, was remembered at a sign unveiling on Sunday. The honorary City of Boston street sign designates “Giovanni Picariello Place” outside the landmark pastry shop. Family members joined with Mayor Marty Walsh and local officials for the dedication that took place as part of the North End Columbus Day parade.

Modern Pastry Shop, 257 Hanover Street, Boston, 617-523-3783