Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: Street Sweeping Resumes, Short-Term Rentals Working Session, Fiber Arts, Public Safety Meeting

Things to know for Thursday

Today is Thursday, March 1 and the Boston Public Works Department has officially resumed regularly posted street sweeping in the North End, South End and Beacon Hill. Starting today, any violators who do not move their cars during street sweeping hours will be subject to a ticket and towing, see more information here

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

1:00PM City Council Short-Term Rentals Working Session. The City Council Committee will hold a working session on short-term residential rentals at 1 City Hall Square on the fifth floor. Learn more about recommendations made by Downtown Civic Groups here.

3:45PM Fiber Arts at the North End Library. Children ages 7 to 10 are invited to participate in a 7-week Fiber Arts class where students will participate in a variety of techniques to create projects while learning about the cultures and artists who use these methods, register in advance by calling 617-227-8135.

6:00PM NE Public Safety Meeting. North End / Waterfront residents are welcome to attend the North End public safety meeting at the Nazzaro Center at 30 N Bennet Street.

Notable News:

6 New Late-Night Menus to Try Around Boston

While Boston may not have the same late-night reputation as New York, the city has seen a slew of local restaurants extend their hours to satisfy their late-night customers. Among the newer late-night menus is Cunard Tavern. This East Boston newcomer is the latest restaurant from the father-son duo Filippo and Phil Frattaroli, the pair behind the North End’s Lucia Ristorante, Ducali Pizzeria and Filippo Ristorante. See more from Zagat.

The 8 Restaurants Making Seafood Exciting in Boston

Boston is known for it’s high standards when it comes to seafood, but restaurants like the North End’s Neptune Oyster Bar are setting the bar high when it comes to this makeover of traditional New England seafood. Other restaurants stepping up their game include North Square Oyster who transforms regional ingredients like Nantucket Bay scallops into beautiful dishes like a crudo dressed in angelica vinegar. See more on Robb Report.

Irish Meets Italian:

Irish meets Italian

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, March 2

10:30AM Dr. Seuss Birthday Party. Stop by the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street to celebrate Dr. Seuss’ birthday with stories and a concert that is fit for the Cat in the Hat himself!

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.

2:00PM Friday Film Series: Get Out. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday film series featuring the 2017 hit Get Outsee the full list of March movies here.

Saturday, March 3

10:30AM I Piccoli Lettori. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for their Italian reading group for children ages 0-4. Kids and their parents will have the opportunity to engage in multiple readings for a fun morning of Italian language learning. For more information, email info@iambooksboston.com or call 857-263-7665.

From the Community:

Climate Change Rally at the Aquarium T-Stop March 4th

Environmental activists and Boston Climate Action Network will come together at the Aquarium T-stop from 1pm to 2:30PM on Sunday March, 4th to raise awareness about the devastating impacts of rising sea levels in Boston, continue reading.

Presentation and Discussion: Protecting Against Scams, Financial Fraud, and ID Theft

Join the Beacon Hill Village to learn how to protect yourself and your family from financial fraud and identity theft. Join for a discussion on the steps to take to keep your computer and cell phone safe from scams, continue reading.

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

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