Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Briefing: Crazy North End Construction, Cycle Track, Water/Sewer Work, City Greenery!

Things to know for Tuesday!

Notable headlines:

North End roadwork sends business south

Just as the summer tourism season approaches, the North End finds itself surrounded with construction projects that encompass sewer line replacements and cycle tracks. Businesses in the area are noticing a steady decline in patrons as neighbors deal with clutter and noise, read in full at the Boston Herald.

Courtesy: Boston Herald

Also read: Neighborhood ‘under siege’

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Wednesday, May 24

12:30pm St. John School Spring Music Concert. St. John School Spring Music Concert featuring performances from all grades at SJS under the direction of Ms. Whittington and Ms. Dietrich. Located at St. Stephen’s Church, 401 Hanover Street.

5:30pm RUFF is hosting a dog park fundraiser this Wednesday, May 24, from 5:30 pm – 8 pm at Crudo on Salem Street in the North End. Enjoy bites, wine, and company while supporting a local cause. Tickets are $50 and can be purchased here or at the door.

6:00pm “Clue” Play at Improv Asylum, 216 Hanover Street. Six guests attend a dinner party, hosted by a butler and a maid, each guest using a colorful pseudonym.They are all connected in some secret, humiliating manner. They are all also being blackmailed. These tickets are free, view the event posting.

6:00pm Jonh Gennari – “Flavor and Soul” book presentation. In the United States, African American and Italian cultures have been intertwined for more than a hundred years. From as early as nineteenth-century African American opera star Thomas Bowers—“The Colored Mario”—all the way to hip-hop entrepreneur Puff Daddy dubbing himself “the Black Sinatra,” the affinity between black and Italian cultures runs deep and wide. Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street.

From the Community:

ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam) Information Session. If you are interested in having your child take the ISEE (Independent School Entrance Exam), Suzanne Klaus, founder of Renaissance Learners of New England and long-time test prep tutor, will join us on Wednesday, June 14 @ 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. and teach you what you need to know about the exam. Located at the North End Branch Library, 25 Parmenter Street, Boston. More information.

12th Annual Agrippina Fagone Scaduto Bender Children’s Garden Reading Party. Celebrate the joy of stories and reading at the 12th Annual Agrippina Fagone Scaduto Bender Garden Party, featuring storyteller Big Joe, who will entertain with his laugh-out-loud-funny, adventurous tales! More information.

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