Daily Briefs

Monday’s Brief: Winter Hat & Glove Drive, Tony & Elaine’s Set to Open, Copley Tree Lighting

Things to know for Monday

Today is Monday, November 26 and tomorrow is Giving Tuesday. NEMPAC is joining in on #GivingTuesday and encouraging the community to give back on this special day, continue reading.

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

5:00PM Copley Tree Lighting. Stop by the Annual Copley Square Tree Lighting for appearances by Mayor Walsh, NECN’s Jenny Johnson, Santa Clause and Rudolph along with many others, see additional details here.

Notable News:

Already-Acclaimed Meatballs Star at Forthcoming North End Restaurant

Nick Frattaroli, North End Restauranteur, will open his fourth restaurant next month. Tony & Elaine’s will open at 111 N. Washington Street with the goal of vaulting diners back to North End Italian dining from the 1960s and 1970s, read more on Eater Boston.

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Tuesday, November 27

5:30PM Boston Harbor Now Onboard Awards. Stop by the Wharf Room at the Boston Harbor Hotel the Boston Harbor Now Onboard Awards, see additional ticket information here.

6:00PM N. Washington Street Bridge Public Meeting. Come by the Nazzaro Center where MassDOT is holding a public meeting to answer questions and provide details about the N. Washington St. bridge renovation project, see additional details here.

7:30PM Blink! Tree Lighting. Join the Faneuil Hall Marketplace for the famous light and sound show to celebrate the holiday season, kicking off with the festive tree lighting, see additional details here.

Wednesday, November 28

6:00PM Northern Ave Bridge Meeting at District Hall in the Seaport. The City has convened a Mayoral Advisory Task Force to assist in designing and programming the new bridge. The City invites you to lend your voice and help build a bridge that meets the needs of Boston’s next century, see additional details here.

6:30PM North End Library Book Discussion Club: Commonwealth. Stop by 25 Parmenter Street for a wry and compassionate saga of two intertwined American families, see additional details here.

From the Community:

North End Friends of St. Francis House Winter Hat and Glove Drive

The North End Friends of St. Francis House will be having our annual winter hat and glove collection for the homeless beginning Monday, November 26 and running through Monday, December 10, continue reading.


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