Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: NEWRA Meeting, Adult Story Time, Mike’s Pastry Fire

Things to know for Thursday

Your daily roundup for Thursday, January 11:

12:30PM Let Me Tell You A Story at West End Library. Join the West End Library at 151 Cambridge Street for the rare pleasure of being read to. Take a break from your work day to enjoy a short story or two every second Thursday of the month.

7:00PM NEWRA Monthly Meeting. Join the North End Waterfront Residents Association at the Nazzaro Center for their monthly meeting, see here for additional details.

Notable News:

Mike’s Pastry closes temporarily following small electrical fire

Famous North End pastry shop, Mike’s, was forced to temporarily close yesterday after a minor electrical fire burned in its basement. After signs of smoke started coming from the basement, a nearby manhole cover popped out as the result of pressure build-up, MassLive has the full story.

North End, Waterfront prices converging as both enclaves grow pricier  

Pricing comparisons from the North End/Watrfront and surrounding neighborhoods are starting to pull closer together. According to the real estate research site NeighborhoodX, the average price for market-rate homes in Boston’s Waterfront is $1,031 a square foot, with the average print of a home just north of the neighborhood is around $961 a square foot, continue reading on Curbed Boston.

North Street Views:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, January 12:

12:30PM Little Groove Concert. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for an afternoon interacting with parachutes, puppets and instruments. Get ready to shake, wiggle and move in this fun musical environment.

7:00PM “100 Years after the war” – Bijou de la Vida Concert. Join NEMPAC to reflect on the contemplation of the roots of humanity during the second recital in the Bijou de la Vida Concert series at 390 Commercial Street, see additional details and purchase tickets here.

From the Community:

The GooseMobile Takes To The Street

Popular grocer, The Golden Goose, just introduced “Goose To Go”, a new way for customers to order their groceries, household supplies and liquor from their computers or phone. The GooseMobile has been making it’s way around the North End, making deliveries on behalf of the shop, continue reading.

Mozart + Haydn

The Handel and Hayden Society continues it’s season with Mozart and Haydn, a program conducted by Harry Christophers. The performance will take place on Friday, January 26 at 7:30PM, continue reading.

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

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