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Weekend(!) Guide: Drive-Thru, Limoncello 2, Downtown Glow, Skinny House Tour

North End Drive-thru:


Notable news found elsewhere:

More Italian Food to the North End

Now open around the corner from its older sibling, the second location of Limoncello, called Limoncello 2, has taken over the space previously held by Urban Cantina. Similar to the original location on North Street, the new location will offer pasta, meat, and seafood dishes, Eater Boston has the full story.

Inside The Skinny Boston Home That Was Built Out of Spite

Many of you know the story behind the “Skinny House” on Hull Street, which was built out of spite, but have you ever seen inside the 1,166-square-foot home that recently sold for $900,000? Here’s your chance for a video tour, courtesy of NECN.

City Scene: Downtown Glow


Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Saturday, July 29

10:30am I Piccoli Lettori. Join I AM Books for its Italian reading group for little ones! Children (0-4) and their parents will engage in multiple readings and games for a fun morning of Italian language and learning. Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street.

11:00am Greenway Open Market. The Greenway Open Market is a vibrant open-air artisan market featuring talented area artists, crafters, and independent designers. Visitors will find exceptional art, locally produced products, and much more! Located at the Rings Fountain, Milk Street. [Also on Sunday, July 16 – same time].

12:00pm Lawn Games at Christopher Columbus Park (West Lawn). Saturday Lawn Games on the West Lawn (corn hole, croquet and more!) — Noon to 4p.m. Brought to you by Friends of Christopher Columbus Park!

1:00pm The Tailor’s Craft – Paul Revere House. Clothing historian Henry Cooke takes on the role of an early Boston tailor. Watch as he “takes the measure” of visitors, then sits cross-legged, fashioning waistcoats from luxurious fabrics and “slops” from coarse weaves. Located at 19 North Square, view the event posting.

Sunday, July 30

1:00pm St. Joseph Procession starting at St. Joseph’s Club on Hanover Street. This is the procession only, which starts at St. Joseph’s Club at 467 Hanover Street, view the feast schedule.

8:00pm Movies at Christopher Columbus Park (Start at Sunset). Movies start at Sunset Brought to you by Friends of Christopher Columbus Park!

From the Community: 

New Exhibit Honors Beloved Artist, FPAC Founder & Arts Advocate Paola Savarino. Gallery at 249 A Street is set to premier Bejeweled, a new exhibit of works by Paola Savarino, to honor her memory and legacy not only as a creative force, but also as an accomplished advocate for affordable live/work space for artists in the City of Boston. The exhibit and reception are FREE, view the post for full details.

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