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.
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.
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:
Boston North End is Boston’s Little Italy. The oldest residential community in Massachusetts established in 1630. Great Italian food and desserts. When in doubt, leave the gun and take the cannolis #boston #northend #littleitaly #massachusetts #eat #drink #bemerry #travel #travelphotography #instagood #pictures #moodygrams #moodytones
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:
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.
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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Areas of patchy fog early. Partly cloudy skies. High 61F. Winds SW at 10 to 20 mph.
High 61° / Low 53°
Partly cloudy. Record high temperatures expected. High around 70F. Winds SW at 15 to 25 mph.
High 70° / Low 39°
Cloudy skies. Some mixed winter precipitation possible. High 41F. Winds N at 10 to 15 mph.
High 41° / Low 33°
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