Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: TD Construction, Tresca’s Balcony View, Loading Carbohydrates!

Things to know for Wednesday!

Vertical steel structures beginning to rise on Causeway:

News from around the neighborhood:

Haute Top 5: Best Restaurants with a View in Boston 2017

The North End has many places to get a good Italian dish of pasta, but how many have a private balcony with one table, right above Hanover Street? Tresca is noted for the primetime view on the exclusive second floor table for two. Haute Living has more on the table with the, “best view of the Italian neighborhood and its most famous street.”

An Insider’s Guide to Boston During Marathon Weekend

Carbohydrates play a key role in running, especially for the 26.2 mile marathon, and the North End is the place to find carbs. A simple walk through the streets will bring the smell of breads and pasta dishes, and there certainly isn’t any shortage of pizza. Runner’s World has a few establishments to get you your carbo-loaded meal.

Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Wednesday, April 5

6:00pm Back Bay of Boston Lecture at North End Library, 25 Parmenter Street. Back Bay of Boston: From the Ropewalks to Muddy River. Noted Boston Historian Anthony Sammarco will present a slide lecture on the transformation of Boston’s Back Bay from tidal basin to a neighborhood of grant avenues and impressive architecture, more information. 

Thursday, April 6

6:00pm FOCCP Membership Social at Living Room. Membership Social / Trivia Night – Delicious passed hor d’oeuvres, trivia games and cash bar. Tickets are $10 per person. Located at 101 Atlantic Avenue.

6:00pm Francesca Montillo – “The Lazy Italian.” Francesca Montillo is a native Italian and culinary instructor living in Boston, though she travels back to Italy on a regular basis. Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street, Boston.

6:00pm NE Public Safety Meeting – Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St. Attended by Boston Police Area A-1, all North End / Waterfront residents are welcome to attend.

6:30pm NEMPAC Board Meeting (North End Music and Performing Arts Center). Learn more about NEMPAC at www.nempacboston.org, the meeting will be held at the Mariners House, 11 N Square.

6:30pm MakeSpeak: Youth Edition at North Bennet Street School. North Bennet Street School (NBSS), the region’s premier center for craft, trade, and artisan education, presents MakeSpeak: Youth Edition. Join the contemporary craft community for an inspired evening packed with stories from innovative young sculptors, farmers, carpenters, and indie rock musicians. Register Here.

Friday, April 7

8:00am Flea Market & Bake Sale at Nazzaro Center. North End Friends of St. Francis House will be having our Annual Flea Market and Bake Sale to support the St. Francis House Homeless Shelter.  Also, you can help us by collecting your spare change over the next month and donating it on April 7th or 8th – it adds up fast. [Located at 30 N Bennet Street].

  • Friday April 7th from 8am to 6pm
  • Saturday April 8th from 9am to 1pm

6:00pm Sam Allis – Book presentation and signing. “A Hero of Two Worlds” is a book of sweeping historical fiction set in Rome in the early 1860s, when the great fight to transform Italy into a country was raging. Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street, Boston.

From the Community: 

Annual Celebration of Craft. Coming May 16 through May 31, North Bennet Street School’s Annual Celebration of Craft showcases work from the School’s talented community while promoting traditional craftsmanship across a variety of disciplines. More information.

Pope John XXIII High School Roncalli Prep 8th Grade Program. Academically advanced students often find that middle school academic programs lack challenge for them. This program is designed for students currently in grade 7 who are ready for advanced academic work in Humanities, Algebra, Science, Spanish and Computer Technology. More information.

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