Things to know for Wednesday

Today is Wednesday, December 5th and with East Boston’s average asking price averaging $500-plus a sq. foot, the upper end of some of those listings are now comparable to average asking prices in the Waterfront, North End and South End, continue reading on Curbed Boston

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

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5:30PM Winter Wonderland at the Nazzaro Center. Join the Nazzaro Center at 30 North Bennet Street and and their partner NEMPAC while Virgil turns its beautiful courtyard into a winter wonderland, see additional details here.

Notable News:

This ‘Waze for Parking’ app just launched in Boston

Parking in the city can be a nightmare. SpotAngels, a crowdsourced parking app, is launching its serviced in Boston this week allowing users to compare meter and garages prices, meter times, street cleaning schedules and more, read more on Boston.com.

Harbor Lights:

 

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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, December 6

5:00PM North Street Grille Neighborhood Night. Join North Street Grille for their Neighborhood Night on the first Thursday of every night when 30% of all sales will go back to the neighborhood, see additional details here.

5:30PM Save the Harbor Pop-Up Museum Opening Night. Join Save the Harbor at 226 Causeway for a pop-up museum and interactive, educational exhibit about Save the Harbor’s efforts to clean the Harbor, see additional details here.

6:00PM Toys for Tots Fundraiser. Join The Gilardi Group, a division of Gibson Sotheby’s International Realty, and the Divine Design Center at 2 Battery Wharf for a Toys for Tots Party, see additional details here.

6:00PM NE Public Safety Meeting at the Nazzaro Center. Stop by 30 North Bennet Street for a public safety meeting with the Boston Police Area A-1.

6:30PM Revisit the West End’s Demolition. Join the West End Museum at 150 Staniford Street to hear a firsthand account of the demolition of the West End from Tom Hynes, an individual who spent his college summers working on the West End demolition team for Duane Wrecking, see additional details here.

Friday, December 7

Anniversary of Pearl Harbor Attack. The attack on Pearl Harbor by the Japanese was a surprise military strike against the United States naval base on the morning of December 7, 1941. The attack led to the United States’ entry into World War II. Over the next seven hours there were coordinated Japanese attacks on the U.S.-held Philippines, Guam and Wake Island and on the British Empire in Malaya, Singapore, and Hong Kong.

6:00PM Tintoretto and Vince. Exploring the Late Italian Renaissance. The 500th anniversary of the birth of Jacopo Tintoretto (1518-1594), one of the most formidable painters of Renaissance Italy, is the occasion of great celebrations in Europe and America. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for a conversation with Matteo Casini (Suffolk University) and Lorenzo Buonanno (University of Massachusetts, Boston).

 

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Weather Forecast:

Clear
Wednesday
Wed-12/12/18 0%
Clear
Mostly clear. Lows overnight in the low 20s.
High 37° / Low 21°
Overcast
Thursday
Thu-12/13/18 10%
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Cloudy skies. High 32F. Winds NNW at 5 to 10 mph.
High 32° / Low 28°
Partly Cloudy
Friday
Fri-12/14/18 20%
Partly Cloudy
Sunshine and clouds mixed. High 44F. Winds SW at 5 to 10 mph.
High 44° / Low 39°

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