Daily Briefs

Wednesday’s Brief: Mafia Trial Continues, Harbor for all Summit, Greenway Public Art Tour, Plastic Bag Ordinance

Things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, May 30 and if you’re looking for a part-time job, North End Boutique is looking for help! Reach out to design@cataldointeriors.com for more information. 

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

8:30AM Harbor For All Summit at BSA Space. Join Boston Harbor Now at 209 Congress Street as they collaborate with other nonprofits committed to the Harbor for what they hope to be many conversations, see additional details here.

12:00PM Greenway Public Art Tour. Learn more about the inspiration and creation of The Greenway’s public art program between Pearl and Congress Streets on Atlantic Ave, see additional details here.

3:00PM City Ordinance on Plastic Bag Reduction. An ordinance regarding the reduction of plastic bags in Boston will held at City Hall. Members of the public are invited to attend, see additional details here.

Notable News:

Mafia murder trial in federal court a flashback to a bygone era

As 84 year old “Cadallic Frank” continues on with his murder trial, the city is reminded of a time when the mob boss ran the streets of Boston. The Mafia still has a presence in the North End, but the neighborhood is more populated with young professionals and college students these days, read more on Boston Globe.

Fun Tweet Featuring Boston Community Collaborative Kids:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, May 31

5:30PM Bow & Arrow 4th Anniversary Celebration. Join Bow & Aarow at 215 Hanover street in Suite 201-202 as they celebrate 4 years in business and recent expansions.

Friday, June 1

10:00AM Coffee Hour with Councilor Edwards. Join City Councilor Lydia Edwards at The Thinking Cup at 236 Hanover Street as she hosts her North End coffee hour, see additional details here.

10:00AM City Council Hearing on Parking Fines. The City Council Committee on Government Operations will hold a hearing regarding the scheduling of new, increased parking fines. Members of the public are invited to attend and testify, see additional details here.

11:00AM Little Groove Concert at the North End Library. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as children are invited to interact with parachutes, puppets and instruments while they learn and play in a fun musical environment.

1:00PM Friday Film: The Paranoid Style. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for their Friday film series featuring The Paranoid Style, see additional details here.

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

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