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Tuesday’s Brief: Lobster Shortage, Special Old North Tours, NEMPAC Selling Tickets to the Sound of Music

Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, April 24 and if you love the Sound of Music, then you can’t miss NEMPAC’s Music Theatre Troupe performance on May 17th at the Improv Asylum, continue reading.  Here’s what else you need to know for Tuesday… 10:30AM Disney with Mr. Dan. Join the North End Library Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: Street Sweeping Resumes, Short-Term Rentals Working Session, Fiber Arts, Public Safety Meeting

Things to know for Thursday Today is Thursday, March 1 and the Boston Public Works Department has officially resumed regularly posted street sweeping in the North End, South End and Beacon Hill. Starting today, any violators who do not move their cars during street sweeping hours will be subject to a ticket and towing, see Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: Public Market Demonstrations, New Frattaroli Restaurant, Gentle Yoga & Free Movie Night

Things to know for Tuesday Today is Tuesday, February 20 – day 2 of school vacation week. If your vacation is actually a staycation and you’re looking for something fun and educational to do with the kids, be sure to visit the New England Aquarium and learn more about the powerful capabilities of Loggerhead Sea Read More…

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Thursday’s Brief: NEWRA Party, Mahjong, Sweater Weather

Things to know for Thursday Your daily round up for Thursday, November 9: 11:00AM Mahjong Games at North End Library. Enjoy the American-style variant of Mahjong, a tile-based game that originated in China and requires skill, strategy, and calculation, view the full event posting here. 6:00PM NEWRA Party at Pilot House, 2 Atlantic Ave. Join Read More…

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Tuesday’s Brief: NBSS Skills, Italian Tall Ship, Lobster Roll Preference?

It’s Tuesday, be sure to check out the following: Events for Tuesday, July 18th! Italian Tall Ship, Amerigo Vespucci, Arrives in Boston Harbor. Located at World Trade Centre Station, Italian Tall Ship, Amerigo Vespucci, the ‘Lady of the Sea’, is an Italian Navy training ship that will be docked in the Seaport from July 18th through Read More…

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Wednesday’s Brief: Actors Dine, Fourth Festivities, Bootcamp

View this post on Instagram Stayed close to the hood tonight instead of venturing all the way to the river for the #fireworks in #boston and I'm glad I did. I found them really lack luster this year and a super fast disappointing finale. #july4th #4thofjuly A post shared by Jeff Tamagini Tamagini Leather (@tamaginileather) Read More…

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Weekend Guide: Open Market, Street Hockey Tourney, Hidden Alleys, Lobster Rolls!

Your community weekend guide! Articles of interest: A walk with Julie and Joe in Boston’s North End Engagement season is kicking off in the neighborhood with photos on famous North End streets, even with the Cornhole Classic that day, Julie and Joe trekked through familiar places downtown, view the full story and photos at Christian Pleva Read More…

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Thursday’s Guide: Zipline Opens, Safety Meeting, Rent Priced by T Map, North Square Oyster Sign Up

Hello, June! Things to know for Thursday Events for Thursday, June 1st 10:30am Children’s Garden Reading Party at North End Library. Celebrate the joy of stories and reading at the 12th Annual Agrippina Fagone Scaduto Bender Garden Party, featuring storyteller Big Joe, who will entertain with his laugh-out-loud-funny, adventurous tales! Located at 25 Parmenter Street, more information. 10:30am Mahjong Read More…

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Wednesday’s Guide: Mayor’s Coffee Hour, ‘Skinny House’ Sold, Top Lobster Roll?

What you should know for Wednesday: Events for Wednesday, May 31st 9:30am Mayor’s Coffee Hour at Christopher Columbus Park. Mayor Martin J. Walsh and the Boston Parks and Recreation Department will host the 18th Annual Neighborhood Coffee Hour. The Neighborhood Coffee Hours give residents a unique opportunity to speak directly with Mayor Walsh about needs in the Read More…

Featured Food & Drink

North Square Oyster Opens in Boston’s Oldest Public Square

Nicholas Frattaroli is opening North Square Oyster this week at 5 North Square in Boston’s North End. This is the second local establishment for Frattaroli, following up on the success of Ward 8 Restaurant & Bar on N. Washington Street. NEO occupies the corner spot at little Prince Street along the Freedom Trail in North Square, the oldest public Read More…

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Monday’s Brief: Celtics Game 7, Raising Taxes, 2-Day Intinerary

Things to know for Monday Events for Monday, May 15th: 8:00 PM The Boston Celtics will play Game 7 of the NBA Conference Semifinals against Washington Wizards at the TD Garden (series is tied 3-3). 10:30am Story Time with the Boston Ballet at West End Library. Hear stories about a famous ballet or a dancer. Each story time is supplemented Read More…

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Weekend Guide: Cinco De Mayo, Aqua Pazza Opens, Park Celebrations, Jane’s Walk, North Square Oyster Coming Soon

Things to know for Friday & the Weekend! Events for Friday, May 5th: 6:00pm Jane Healey – Author event and signing. Boston-based author Jane Healey joins I AM Books to present her newly published novel “The Saturday Evening Girls Club.” I AM Books is located at 189 North Street, more information. Notable news found elsewhere: Get Ready to Read More…