Community Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s 3 Things & Photo: Top Festival, Mayor’s License Plate, Summer Solstice!

Saint Anthony in Parade,
For the third time in the past four years, Saint Anthony’s Feast was the leading vote getter for Best Boston Festival by Boston’s A List (Photo by Matt Conti, Story featured below).

Three Things to Know Today

1. Fun Fact: do you know the license plate for the Mayor of Boston’s Car? Since James Michael Curley, the license plate on the official car of the Mayor of Boston has been number 576, where “576” represented the number of letters in, “James Michael Curley.” In fact, Curley was the first mayor of Boston to have an automobile.

2. Making the North End proud, view the results for top Boston Festival – 2016 WinnersCongratulations to the St. Anthony’s Feast and the Fisherman’s Feast, who took the top two spots for the top festivals in the Boston Area. With over 33,575 total votes cast, read more on the rest of the 2016 Boston A-List results at, Boston City Voter.

Also: Have you been following the proposal to close the North End Nursing Home & Rehab Center? A petition has been started if you are interested, visit Save the North End Nursing Home!

3. Instagram showed how some spent the first day of Summer 2016 on the Greenway!

Take a look at upcoming happenings in the neighborhood with the Events Calendar.

Weather Forecast:

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