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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…

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Weekend Brief: Red Sox Donate 60,000 Masks to Boston Public Schools, Councilor Campbell Joins Race for Mayor, Engine 1, Yom Kippur

Today is Friday, September 25 and Gov. Baker has activated the MA National Guard in anticipation of protests surrounding the verdict of the Breonna Taylor case; read more on the Boston Herald. Here’s what else you need to know for today… Notable News: Red Sox will donate 60,000 reusable face masks to Boston Public School Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: Boston Close to Red Category for Coronavirus Transmission, Abutters Meeting for Daily Catch Restaurant Expansion

Today is Thursday, September 24 and protestors gathered around the city yesterday in response to an indictment in the Breonna Taylor case, read more on NBC10 Boston. Here’s what else you need to know for today… Thursday, September 24 6:00PM Abutters Meeting for Daily Catch Restaurant Expansion. An abutters meeting for the Daily Catch Restaurant Read More…

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Wednesday’s Brief: Rise in Rat Reports, Celebrate What Unites Us, EquilibriOM Fitness

Today is Wednesday, September 23, 2020 and a number of Boston businesses are selling RBG bracelets to support women’s rights and honor Ginsburg after her passing this last Saturday, read more on WHDH.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 10:00AM Celebrate What Unites Us: Breads! Join the Armenian Heritage Park for a Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: First Day of School Starts Entirely Remote, NEWRA/NEWNC Elected Officials Meeting, Frozen Over: Boston’s 19th Century Ice Age

Today is Tuesday, September 22 and Boston Public Schools held their first day of classes with all students learning remotely yesterday with the hope of returning to an in-person classroom as the academic year progresses. Students at the North End’s Eliot School picked up learning kits last week that included schedules and supplies for their Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Expanded Outdoor Dining Capabilities, First Day for Boston Public Schools, Emergency Informational Meeting on Temporary Heaters & Outdoor Dining

Today is Monday, September 21 and some North End restaurants want expanded outdoor dining capabilities as the city continues to navigate functioning during the pandemic, but others say rules are being ignored, read more on NBC 10 Boston. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 3:00PM Emergency Informational Meetings on Temporary Heaters & Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: Mandatory North End Licensing Board Hearing, Informational Meeting on Temporary Heaters for Outdoor Dining, Harbor Garage Virtual Impact Advisory Group Meeting

Today is Thursday, September 17 and here’s what you need to know for today… 11:00AM Emergency Informational Meetings on Temporary Heaters & Outdoor Dining. The City’s Licensing Board, in partnership with an interdepartmental team including, but not limited to, the Boston Fire Department, the Inspectional Services Department, the Boston Transportation Department, the Public Improvement Commission, the Read More…

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Wednesday’s Brief: Wu Will Run for Mayor, Boston Public Market Reopens, Downtown Bike Network To Become Permanent, Boston Common Master Plan Virtual Open House

Today is Wednesday, September 16 and the Boston Public Market is reopening starting today with new rules to follow COVID-19 guidelines and a new outdoor plaza, read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 6:00PM Boston Common Master Plan Virtual Open House. The Boston Parks and Recreation Department has announced Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: Police Dept. Task Force Suggests New Office, Wharf District Council Meeting, Designing for Equity & Engaging Diverse Communities, Global Warming & Cooling in Early Boston, Boston’s Streets Before 1701

Today is Tuesday, September 15 and the task force that was charged with recommending how Boston can tackle police department reform has suggested the city create the Office of Policing Accountability and Transparency to review and resolve civilian complaints against police, read more on Boston.com. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 5:00PM Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Neighborhood Council Meeting, More Restaurants Could Close, Three States Removed From Quarantine Exemption, Patriots Win

Today is Monday, September 14 and with outdoor dining season soon coming to an end, Boston could continue to see more restaurant closures as the pandemic continues, read more on The Boston Globe. Here’s what else you need to know for today… 7:00PM NEWNC Meeting. The North End/Waterfront Neighborhood Council (NEWNC) will hold its September Read More…