Daily Briefs

Monday’s Brief: Dining Guide, North End Resident Saves Toddler’s Life, NEWNC Meeting

Things to know for Monday

Today is Monday, April 9 and by the very slim chance you didn’t already know…the North End is one of Boston’s most iconic dining districts. Boston.com recently pulled together an essential guide to dining in the North End featuring where to find the best pizza, pasta, cannolis and more. 

Here’s what else you need to know for the week ahead…

7:00PM NEWNC Monthly Meeting. Join the North End / Waterfront Neighborhood Council at the Nazzaro Center located at 30 North Bennet Street for their monthly meeting.

Notable News:

North End Resident Saves Toddler’s Life with Bone Marrow Donation

North End Resident Laura Pacheco, a former Gift of Life bone marrow donor, is helping to raise awareness of the upcoming April 29th Gift of Life Steps for Life 5k Run & Walk. Laura was paired with 3-year-old Mario Lopez who was suffering from a blood disorder and in need of a marrow transplant when she was able to make her donation and save his life, see additional details about the upcoming 5K here.

Take Your Best Swing:

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Tuesday, April 10

5:30PM Reception for Senator Joe Boncore. Stop by Il Molo at 326 Commercial Street for a fundraiser reception to support senator Joe Boncore, see additional details and RSVP here.

6:00PM Bike Share Expansion Open House. The Boston transportation Department will host eleven open houses this spring to finalize plans for more than 70 new bike share stations in the city, see additional details here.

6:30PM FOCCP Monthly Meeting at Mariner’s House. Join the Friends of Christopher Columbus Park for their monthly meeting on the 2nd floor at 11 North Square, see additional details here.

Wednesday, April 11

6:00PM Author Event: Karen McManus. Join the North End Teen Book Club at 25 Parmenter Street as author Karen McManus discusses her New York Times bestseller “One of Us is Lying”.

6:30PM Friends of the North End Library Meeting. There will be a meeting for the Friends of the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street.

From the Community:

Golden Goose Cafe Opens for Dinner

The Golden Goose Cafe, which has been open for breakfast and lunch since this past Fall, has announced that they are officially open for dinner until 8PM Wednesday – Friday and until 9PM on Saturdays, continue reading.

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

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