Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: St. John School Open House, Bringing Big Business to Boston, Why We’re a Great Sports City

Things to know for Wednesday

It’s Wednesday, January 31 and as if you weren’t already excited enough for this weekend’s Super Bowl match up between our beloved Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles, the Boston Globe is here to remind us all exactly why Boston is such a great sports city. 

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Here’s what else you need to know for Wednesday…

9:30AM St. John School Open House. Stop by St. John School at 9 Moon Street for an open house to learn more about the school and their programs, see here for additional details.

Notable News:

Boston Wants To Bring In More Big Business. It Could Learn Lessons From San Francisco

Amazon or no Amazon, bringing in more big business is still a top priority for the city of Boston. With housing prices already up 70 percent over the past five years, residents as well as small businesses are feeling the pinch, continue reading on WBUR.

The Snow Continues:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, February 1:

6:00PM NE Public Safety Meeting at the Nazzaro Center. Join other North End/Waterfront residents along with the Boston Police Area A-1 for the North End public safety meeting at 30 N Bennet Street.

Friday, February 2:

Groundhog Day

11:00AM Little Groove Concert at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for its Little Groove Concert where children have the opportunity to interact with parachutes, puppets, instruments, and more as they learn and play in a fun musical environment.

12:00PM Super Bowl Pep Rally for the NE Patriots at Faneuil Hall. Join the Faneuil Hall Marketplace merchants and members of the Boston University Cheerleading team for the ultimate pep rally as the New England Patriots prepare to take on the Philadelphia Eagles for Super Bowl LII.

2:00PM North End Library Friday Film Series: “The Verdict”. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for the February Friday Film series featuring movies set in Boston. This Friday’s film will be “The Verdict”, see here for additional details.

From the Community:

Boston Community Collaborative Students Perform “Lost: The Origins of the Lost Children of Neverland”

Last Wednesday, the Boston Community Collaborative’s drama students at the Josiah Quincy School afterschool program performed an original play, “Lost, The Origins of the Lost Children of Neverland”, continue reading.

Learn to Spot the Differences Between Cold and Flu

The Massachusetts Department of Public Health has created a chart to help educate people on the difference between the common cold and the flu. During the winter months it’s best to know the signs of each in order to better help recovery, continue reading.

South Street Diner Mardi Gras

Join the South Street Diner as they host an all-day Mardi Gras celebration on February 13th in honor of “Fat Tuesday” – the last day of the Carnival season, continue reading.

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

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