Daily Briefs

New Year’s Day Brief: The New Decade, Harbor Fireworks, No Name Closed After 102 Years

Today is Wednesday, January 1, 2020 – Happy New Year! Here’s what else you need to know to kick off the new decade…

Notable News:

Boston’s No Name Restaurant closes after a century in business

The landmark location No Name Restaurant, one of the last old-guard holdovers of Boston’s fishing industry running over 102 years, abruptly closed its doors for good this past Monday due to financial difficulties, read more on the Boston Herald.

Harbor Fireworks:


Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Thursday, January 2

11:00AM Mah Jongg Club at the North End Library. All are invited to come and play the American-style variant of this tile-based game that originated in China and requires skill, strategy, and calculation. Beginners are welcome. No sign up is required.

6:00PM North End Public Safety Meeting. Stop by 30 North Bennet Street (Nazzaro Center) for the North End Public Safety Meeting with the Boston Police.

Friday, January 3

1:00PM Friday Films: Cunning Computers & Rogue Robots. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street for movies every Friday at 1pm in January! This week’s movie is Her.

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