Things to know for Monday

It’s Monday, January 22nd and we’re back to reality after this warmer than usual weekend. And just in case you thought you were dreaming, let me be the first to confirm your reality…the Patriots are AFC Champions and are headed to Minneapolis to compete against the Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl LII!!!!! 

Per usual, Tom Brady and the team made a remarkable comeback in the fourth quarter of yesterday’s game, beating the Jaguars, 24-20 and winning the AFC Championship for the eighth time since 2001. Check out the Boston Herald for a full recap of yesterday’s game.  

Advertisement

As you may already know, NorthEndWaterfront.com is here to keep you informed and involved in our historic neighborhood, and to share your thoughts and insider knowledge as residents and community members. If you have something to share, all you need do is say and we’ll do our best to make sure the community is aware.

Here’s what else you need to know to get your week started…

3:00PM Comic Book Creation. Stop by the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for some after school comic book creation. All ages are welcome and the library will provide the tools needed to make a basic book.

Notable News:

Walsh aims to rein in short-term rental market

In an attempt to combat Boston’s housing shortage and after more than two years of research and discussions among City Hall, housing advocates and rental companies, Mayor Martin J. Walsh is looking to rein in Airbnb and other short-term online rental services of people’s homes, apartments and condos. If Walsh’s legislation is approved by the City Council, the act could potentially free up as many as 2,000 units for long-term renters, Boston Globe has the full story.

Channeling Her Best Bill Belichick:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Tuesday, January 23:

6:00PM Oceans Frontiers III Film Screening & Panel at the New England Aquarium IMAX Theater. Join Boston Harbor Now, Fire Productions and the New England Aquarium for a free screening of the award winning film series Ocean Frontiers III. Click here for more information and to register.

7:00PM NEWRA ZLC Committee Meeting at Mariner’s House. Join the North End Waterfront Residents Association for a zoning, licensing and construction meeting at 11 North Square, 2nd floor.

Wednesday, January 24: 

5:30PM “We Are Boston’s Waterfront” Petition Drive. Meet with locals at the Golden Goose Cafe to join in on knocking on doors for the “We are the Waterfront” petition drive, click here for additional details.

6:00PM Charlestown YMCA Annual Kick Off Event. Stop by the Blackmoor Bar and Kitchen at 1 Chelsea Street in Charlestown for the Charlestown YMCA’s annual kick off event to learn more about the programs they have to offer, see the full posting here.

6:00PM Teen Gaming at the North End Library. Teens are invited to stop by the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for an evening of playing video games with friends. This event is ideal for teens grades 6-12.

6:30PM The People’s Law Firm at the North End Library. Stop by the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as Yarlennys Villaman, Outreach Coordinator, will outline the services and resources of the Attorney Generals office. Feel free to join to learn more about your rights and protections.

From the Community:

Pirandello Society Italian Film: “Il Sole Dentro” (“The Sun Inside”)

Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street on Saturday, February 3rd as Anna Rocca, Associate Professor of French & Italian at Salem State University, will introduct the 2012 film Il Sole Dentro (“The Sun Inside”) at this year’s annual Pirandello Society’s Italian film screening, continue reading.

Need to submit a post? Great, start here!

Keep up with what’s happening on the Events Calendar.

Weather Forecast:

Chance of a Thunderstorm
Friday
Fri-08/17/18 50%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Partly cloudy with afternoon showers or thunderstorms. High 79F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
High 79° / Low 73°
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Saturday
Sat-08/18/18 80%
Chance of a Thunderstorm
Cloudy skies during the morning hours followed by thunderstorms in the afternoon. High near 85F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
High 85° / Low 66°
Chance of Rain
Sunday
Sun-08/19/18 40%
Chance of Rain
Considerable cloudiness with occasional rain showers. High 69F. Winds NE at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 40%.
High 69° / Low 66°

Did we miss something? Add it to the comments below. Follow @northend.waterfront on Instagram and tag #northend or #bostonwaterfront to have your photo featured!


While you’re here …we have a small favor to ask. More people than ever are reading NorthEndWaterfront.com but we need your help making ends meet. Advertising doesn’t bring in enough to pay for reporting or editorial work. Keeping this website going takes a lot of time, money and hard work. But we do it because we believe community news is important – and we think you do too. If everyone who reads this site, who likes it, puts in a bit to pay for it, then our future would be much more secure. Checks can be made out to North End Boston LLC, 343 Commercial St. #508, Boston 02109 or contribute online using the following links:

*Make a One-Time Contribution* or *Become a Patron*