Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Game 7 of the Playoffs, Harbor Use Public Forum, Book Signing, Airbnb Debate Escalates, Coming Soon to City Hall Plaza

Things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, April 25, but more importantly – it’s game 7 of the Bruins playoff series! The Bruins face the Toronto Maple Leafs tonight at 7:30PM in the deciding game for who makes it to the next round of playoffs and then onto the Stanley Cup.

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

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.

Notable News:

Coming Soon to City Hall Plaza: Beer, Ice Cream, Mini Golf, Puppies

This summer, “The Patios” will be coming to the southeast corner of city hall plaza where there will be all sorts of things to do including a beer yard, ice cream, mini golf, and puppies, read more on Boston Magazine.

The war over Airbnb regulations in Boston keeps escalating

Airbnb’s public attack against City Councilor Michelle Wu last week continues to escalate as many in the Boston politics community were surprised by the comments made by the out-of-town company. Mayor Marty Walsh and the Boston City Council continue to try to hammer out rules to govern the booming short-term rental industry, read more on the Boston Globe.

It Officially Feels Like Spring on the Greenway:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, April 27

11:00AM Meet the Musicians & Story time. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for a special series of story times with Ms Alyson & NEMPAC.

12:00PM Greenway Public Art Tour. There will be a free public tour of four current artworks on the Greenway at Essex Street and Surface Road, see here for more details.

2:00PM Friday Film Series: How Green Was My Valley. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday Film Series featuring How Green Way My Valley, see here for more details on the full series.

7:00PM Taste of the Noth End at Steriti Rink. Sample foods from the North End’s finest restaurants and support the local community at the Taste of the North End, see here for ticket information.

From the Community:

Celebrate Loft & Vine’s Anniversary!

Join Loft & Vine on April 29th from 1-4 PM for their 1 year anniversary party featuring tasty treats, raffle prizes and special discounts all day, continue reading.

St. Anthony Shrine Awarded $500,000 to Expand On-Site Women’s Health Clinic

St. Anthony Shrine has been awarded a $500,000 grant to allow the Shrine to grow its Women’s Health Clinic by 25% to better serve the complex health care need of Boston’s most vulnerable homeless population, continue reading.

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