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Wednesday’s Brief: Engagement Burgers, Traffic Congestion, Disney on Ice, Chinese New Year Celebration

Things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, February 7th and if you love burgers just as much as you love your significant other, then boy do I have news for you! North End Sandwich Shop, Pauli’s, is offering a Valentine’s Day special – a Big Boy Burger with fries, topped with onion rings, American cheese, bacon, BBQ sauce…oh and a 7/8 carat Neil Lane diamond engagement ring.

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

Notable News:

In 2017, Greater Boston Drivers Spent An Average Of 60 Hours In Traffic During Peak Times

In 2017, Boston area drivers spent an average of 60 hours on congested roadways and stuck in traffic during peak periods. That makes Boston the seventh-most congested urban area in the country behind cities like Los Angeles and New York City. WBUR has the top ten list from across the entire country.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, February 8:

12:30PM Let me tell you a story at West End Library. Join the West End Library at 151 Cambridge Street for adult story time on the second Thursday of each month. Brig your lunch and come enjoy a story or two.

7:00PM NEWRA Monthly Meeting. Join the North End Waterfront Residents Association for their monthly meeting on the 2nd Thursday of each month, see additional details here.

7:00PM Lecture on Social Justice. Join Fr. Thomas Stegman, SJ, Dean of the School of Theology and Ministry at Boston College as he gives a presentation at the Paulist Center at 5 Park Street, see additional details here.

Friday, February 8:

2:00PM North End Library Film Series: ‘Next Stop Wonderland’. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their February Friday film series featuring movies set in Boston. This week’s film is ‘Next Stop Wonderland’, see additional details here.

From the Community:

Disney On Ice Presents Dare to Dream Coming to TD Garden

Disney’s Moana will make it’s way to the ice for the first time as Disney On Ice presents Dare To Dream, produced by Feld Entertainment. The show will take place during school vacation week: February 16 – February 25, continue reading.

Chinese New Year at South Street Diner

South Street Diner is hosting a Chinese New Year celebration during the Lion Dance festivities on Sunday, February 25th. Join the party at the iconic diner and get up close and person with troops of colorful lion dancers, continue reading.

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

Weather Forecast:

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