Daily Briefs

Thursday’s Brief: A Great Week for Italian Food Lovers, Clean Streets Meeting, Super Bowl Predictions

Today is Thursday, January 31 and the Super Bowl predictions are already coming in:

To commemorate Tom Brady becoming the oldest quarterback to start a Super Bowl, a commercial will unveil his new line of adult disposable diapers” – local comedy writer Ben Alper.

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

6:30PM North End Clean Streets Meeting. Stop by the Nazzaro Center to learn more about the Clean Streets Committee. The committee is part of District One City Councilor Lydia Edwards’ proposal to tackle the neighborhood’s persistent trash issues, see additional details here.

Notable News:

A great week in restaurant news for Italian Food fans

If you’re an Italian food lover – you’re in luck. There are a number of highly anticipated new restaurant openings throughout the greater Boston area this week including one of the North End’s latest from Nick Frattaroli – Tony & Elaine’s, read more from the Boston Globe.

Thank You Firefighters:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Friday, February 1

12:00PM Patriots Rally at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. Join Faneuil Hall Marketplace merchants and members of the Boston University Cheerleading team for the ultimate pep rally as the New England Patriots prepare to take on the Los Angeles Rams for Super Bowl LIII.

Saturday, February 2

Groundhog Day. Groundhog Day is a popular tradition celebrated in the United States and Canada on February 2. It derives from the Pennsylvania Dutch superstition that if a groundhog emerging from its burrow on this day sees a shadow due to clear weather, it will retreat to its den and winter will persist for six more weeks, and if it does not see its shadow because of cloudiness, spring will arrive early.

10:00AM SAT Prep at the North End Branch Library. These SAT® courses are designed for high school students applying to college who need an efficient preparatory class in a condensed amount of time. The course will focus on test topics that will impact your score the most. To reserve a spot, please contact the North End Branch at 617.227.8135.

2:00PM I Piccoli Lettori – book reading in Italian. Join I AM Books at 189 North Street for its Italian reading group for little ones! Children (0-4) and their parents will engage in multiple readings and games for a fun morning of Italian language and learning.

From the Community:

Boston Youth Pride’s Fifth Annual Valentine’s Dance

Boston Youth Pride presents the 5th Annual Valentine’s Dance in Quincy Market’s Upper Rotunda at Faneuil Hall Marketplace on Saturday, February 23 from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Music will be provided by DJ Lisa and Yolanda. Tickets are $10 at the door, continue reading.

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

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