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Monday’s Brief: Early Voting Underway, Understanding Ballot Questions, NEMPAC Music Theatre Workshop

Today is Monday, October 19 and early voting is currently underway in the state of Massachusetts. This past weekend, hundreds of Boston residents took to the polls at Fenway Park. If you didn’t get to Fenway, don’t worry! There are twenty-one early voting locations in the City and 17 ballot dropboxes, just some of the Read More…

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Weekend Brief: Walsh Warns Against House Parties During COVID Uptick, NEMPAC Open Mic Night, BPL Virtual Film Club

Today is Friday, October 16 and Mayor Marty Walsh warns against house parties during the current COVID-19 uptick saying, “We are gonna be cracking down,” read more on CBS Boston. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 6:00PM NEMPAC Open Mic Night – Halloween Theme! North End Music & Performing Arts Center (NEMPAC) Read More…

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Wednesday’s Brief: Baker Unveils $171M Plan as Eviction Ban Set to Expire, Another Regina’s Location Closes, Iconic Views

Today is Wednesday, October 14 and sources say another Pizzeria Regina location, this one in Kingston, has closed and is no longer listed on the company’s operating locations on their website. This is the second location to close in just a few months following their Allston closing in July, read more on NBCBoston.com. Here’s what Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Columbus Day, Restauranteur Frank DePasquale’s Passion for Italian Food and the North End as the “Best Neighborhood”

Today is Monday, October 12 – Columbus Day, a national holiday commemorating the anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ arrival in the Americas on October 12, 1492. Columbus was an Italian explorer and colonizer on behalf of Spain, who set sail across the Atlantic Ocean in search of a faster route to the Far East only to land at the New World. His first Read More…

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Weekend Brief: Boston Public Schools Delay Return of In Person Learning, Revere in Perspective, Climate Change & Community Planning

Today is Friday, October 9 and heading into Columbus Day weekend, the Italian American Alliance is ‘surprised’ over plans for the Christopher Columbus statue, read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 3:30PM Revere in Perspective: Artistry, Labor, and Luxury – Roundtable Discussion. The North End’s Paul Revere Memorial Association Read More…

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Wednesday’s Brief: Red & Orange Line Trains Delayed Until 2024, Celebrate What Unites Us, Old North Speaker Series

Today is Wednesday, October 7 and if you’re looking to explore New England’s dining scene this fall, be sure to start with these hidden gems, read more on Boston Magazine. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 10:00AM Celebrate What Unites Us: Native American Cuisine. Join Chef Sean Sherman, member of the Oglala Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Step 2 of Phase 3 Reopening Begins Today, Overnight Work on Cross Street, Reopening of Universities & Colleges Hearing, NEWNC Meeting

Today is Monday, October 5 and starting today through this Thursday, Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MassDOT) will be conducting overnight work to trench across the I-93 northbound off-ramp at exit 23 and across Cross St. between Fulton St. and North St. in Boston, continue reading. Here’s what else you need to know for the week Read More…

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Weekend Brief: Coffee Hour with Councilor Edwards, Nuestras Raíces, Salt Bae Reopens

Today is Friday, October 2 and social media sensation Salt Bae’s restaurant has reopened in the Back Bay following its shutdown earlier this week for COVID violations after another viral video surfaced on social media, read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… From the Community: St. Leonard’s Parish Thanks Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: Boston Students Return to In-Person Learning Despite Red Zone Classification, Harbor Garage Redevelopment Virtual Open House

Today is Thursday, October 1 and the City of Boston has moved into the red zone as increasing cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed, read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 6:00PM Harbor Garage Redevelopment Virtual Open House. The Proposed Project will include approximately 865,000 square feet of residential Read More…

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Wednesday’s Brief: Baker Resumes Part 2 of Phase 3 Reopening Plan for Lower-Risk Communities, Pru Developers File Plans for World-Class Observation Experience, Virtual Harbor Use Public Forum

Today is Wednesday, September 30 and developer Boston Properties, which owns the Prudential Building, filed plans yesterday to remake the top three floors of the iconic building into a “world-class observation experience,” read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 8:30AM Virtual Harbor Use Public Forum BWSC’s Projected Inundation Modeling. Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: Fall 2020 Restaurant Openings, Restaurant & Bar Support Hearing, Virtual Coffee with Senator Boncore, Panel Discussion

Today is Tuesday, September 29 and while many restaurants around the city have closed due to the ongoing hardships of the pandemic, there are several still planned to open this fall, read more on Eater Boston. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 3:00PM Hearing on planning to support our restaurants and bars. Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Massive Suffolk Downs Development Approved, Celtics Fall to Miami Heat in NBA Playoffs, Yom Kippur

Today is Monday, September 28 and the Celtics lost to the Miami Heat last night in game 6 of the NBA playoffs, consequently being eliminating from the NBA Bubble Postseason and losing their shot at the finals, read more on USA Today. Here’s what else you need to know for today… Yom Kippur. Yom Kippur Read More…