Daily Briefs

Tuesday’s Brief: Lobster Shortage, Special Old North Tours, NEMPAC Selling Tickets to the Sound of Music

Things to know for Tuesday

Today is Tuesday, April 24 and if you love the Sound of Music, then you can’t miss NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe performance on May 17th at the Improv Asylum, continue reading

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

10:30AM Disney with Mr. Dan. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as toddlers and preschool age kids are invited to join Mr. Dan for a collection of Disney shorts every Tuesday. Large groups can register in advance by calling 617-227-8135.

7:00PM NEWRA ZLC Meeting. The April Zoning, Licensing and Construction (ZLC) Committee meeting will be held at the Mariners House. This month’s agenda includes legalizing 6 Hull Street as a 5-unit building, a basement level food prep area at 445 Hanover Street, and expansion of 97 Salem Street. See more details here.

Notable News:

Lobster Shortage Sends Prices Soaring

The price of Lobster has soared to as much as $15 per pound, up from $8 last year. The Boston Globe spoke with a chef at North Square Oyster who reported it’s costing the restaurant about $47 to make one lobster roll, even though they’re still only charing customers $29, read more on CBS Boston.

Praying to the Hockey Gods:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Wednesday, April 25

8:30AM Harbor Use Public Forums Monthly Meeting. Boston Harbor Now is hosting the HYM Investments for a presentation and discussion of their latest project: the redevelopment of Suffolk Downs. RSVP and find out more information here.

12:30PM Book Signing – Domenico Starnone. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for a book signing with one of Italy’s most prominent writers, Domenico Starnone.

From the Community:

Special Old North Tours – Celebrating Craftsmanship: Anglican Art & Architecture

Sharpen your observation skills and study the aesthetic components of the Old North Church while celebrating the craftsmanship involved in building and creating this national icon, continue reading.


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