Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: NEMPAC Open House, Sumner Tunnel Demo, Mayor’s Mailbox

Things to know for Wednesday!

Events for Wednesday, September 6th

4:00pm NEMPAC Fall Open House! Save the Date! NEMPAC will be hosting an Open House for new and returning students, check out our brand new community room, meet our instructors, try out an instrument, and more! This event is free and open to the public! Located at the Paul Revere Mall (Prado), Boston.

6:30pm Sumner Tunnel Toll Demolition Meeting at East Boston High School. Representatives of MassDOT will host a Sumner Tunnel Entrance Reconstruction and Toll Plaza Demolition Project Update Meeting to provide information on the proposed design of the tunnel entrance and toll booth elimination which will begin at a later date. The meeting is scheduled to be held in the auditorium at East Boston High School – 86 White St, East Boston.

Notable news found elsewhere:

A Mailbox for the Mayor

Mayor Martin J. Walsh was in need of a new mailbox and turned to the skilled students of North Bennet Street School, who we’re tasked with building the new mailbox. Read the story of how one North Bennet Street School student build one sleek, handcrafted cherry box that features brass hinges and clasps.

August 2017 in Review, From So Much Pizza to ‘Grief Bacon’ and Chicken ‘Wangz’

Covering recent openings and closings in the restaurant news, Assaggio Restaurant, located at 29 Prince Street, was recently reopened in August with a new menu and a new look after changing ownership to DePasquale Ventures, read in full at, Eater Boston.

Morning & Night:



Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Thursday, September 7 – Boston Public Schools – First Day of School.

12:00pm NFL Kickoff Concert at Christopher Columbus Park. Football is back! Celebrate 2017 NFL Kickoff and the Patriots’ Super Bowl LI Championship with a special celebration in downtown Boston. It will feature appearances by Patriots’ Legends and a live performance by a surprise musical guest. View the full post.

5:30pm Boston Workplace Fitness. Cresa Boston would like to bring together employees in nearby offices to The Greenway to participate in a fitness program promoting wellness in the workplace. Located at Milk Street & Atlantic Avenue, more information.

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

Friday, September 8

6:00pm Michelle McPhee Book Talk and Signing on “Maximum Harm.” Emmy-nominated investigative reporter and award-winning journalist Michele McPhee examines the Boston Marathon bombers’ roots in Dagestan and Chechnya, their struggle to assimilate in America, and their growing hatred of the United States—a deepening antagonism that would prompt federal prosecutors to dub Dzhokhar Tsarnaev “America’s worst nightmare.” Located at I AM Books, 189 North Street, view the events post.

6:30pm Masterpiece at Faneuil Hall Marketplace West End: Bill & Ted’s Excellent Adventure. A free movie series – movies begin at dusk.

7:30pm Outdoor Movie: “Pirates of the Caribbean: Curse of the Black Pearl” at Rowes Wharf, Boston Harbor Hotel. Blacksmith Will Turner teams up with eccentric pirate “Captain” Jack Sparrow to save his love, the governor’s daughter, from Jack’s former pirate allies, who are now undead. Movie starts at dusk.

From the Community: 

September 6th is Cutoff to Register to Vote in the September 26th Primary

Wednesday, September 6, 2017 is the last day to register for the primary elections in Boston. The Boston Municipal Preliminary Election includes the ballot for candidates for Boston City Council and the mayoral race. The primary election will be held on Tuesday, September 26, 2017. View the post for more information on the upcoming election.

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