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Thursday’s Brief: Public Safety Meeting, Pressure on Amazon HQ Decision, Freedom Trail Strolls

Things to know for Thursday

It’s Thursday, February 1 and the countdown to the weekend is on. Just in case you’re looking for something to do while you count down the hours, minutes and seconds to the Super Bowl… Metro Boston has listed out 12 fun things to do in the city this weekend. 

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

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.

Notable News:

If Boston Wins HQ2, GE’s Pain Will Be Amazon’s Gain

Many are counting down the days until Amazon announces it’s location for their second headquarters and to fulfill the promise of creating 50,000 jobs paying an average of $100,000. With Boston being a top contender, companies like GE are starting to feel the pressure of keeping their talented employees, Forbes has the inside scoop.

Freedom Trail Strolls:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

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.

Saturday, February 3:

9:30AM Kids Lego Club at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for a fun morning of building legos for all ages.

10:00AM Pirandello Society Italian Film: “ll Sole Dentro” (“The Sun Inside”). Join Anna Rocca, Associate Professor of French & Ialian at Salem State University, as she introduces the 2012 film Il Sole Dentro (“The Sun Inside”) at the annual Pirandello Society’s Italian Film screening at the North End Library, see additional details here.

From the Community:

il Molo To Dish Out Three Courses of Romance This Valentine’s Day

Award-winning Chef Pino Maffeo is serving up some serious romance this Valentine’s Day at il Molo. The three-course dinner will feature a combination of the chef’s favorite New England classics, continue reading.

Aqua Pazza Offers Swoon-Worthy Specials This Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is next week and stand-out seafood restaurant Aqua Pazza is offering delicious specials to celebrate. The menu will be available from 4PM to 10:30PM in addition to their regular menu, continue reading.

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

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