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Brace yourself, Southie! It's Move In Day!

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Southie Christmas

It's September 1st and you know what that means - it's Move In Day in Southie aka Southie Christmas!   This week is sure to promise lots of double parked cars and moving vans, "no parking" moving permits (which residents will ignore) and trash galore!  You know what they say,

Congrats to Kathy Lafferty from the SBNH

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New Executive Director of the "Ollie"

A letter from Kathy:

Dear Friends,

I am so excited to begin a new position here at the South Boston Neighborhood House as Executive Director.

3rd Annual Labor Day Fireworks

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Oooh!  Aaahh! 

Get ready to be dazzled by fireworks over Boston Harbor on Saturday, September 5th at 9pm!  For the first time in over 15 years, a “battle of the barges” fireworks show returns to Boston Harbor!

Seaport Entertainment Week

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Written by Heather Foley

You can imagine my excitement when I opened an email yesterday from Del Frisco’s about a Boston Seaport Entertainment Week special?  First of all, there’s steak from Del Frisco’s, so we’re off to a great start, then a whole week devoted to entertainment in one of my

Week of August 31st


Show us some love! Be on the lookout furniture company Lovesac on Tuesday, September 1st!  Lovesac will be traveling around the city in branded trucks surprising & delighting people with couch upgrades, moving help and other goodies. Just can use #MovingDayLove between now and Sept.

When did Southie become Allston?

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Written by Peter Gailunas

We’ve all heard of Allston Christmas, right?  You know when the new residents/students of the area are moving in/out and then abandon “gifts” like couches, dressers and bad artwork.  For the past few years, I’ve noticed that Southie also has its own Christmas.  

I once

Fight It Forward at The Club by George Foreman III

Health & Wellness

Free Box FIIT Class

What are you doing Thursday?  You’re working out with us!  This Thursday, September  at 7:30pm you’re all cordially invited to a free Box FIIT class at The Club by George Foreman III to kick off #FightItForward.  And what is #FightItForward?

Southie Help Wanted

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Get a job! 

Local favorite The Cranberry Cafe is looking for a full-time person for kitchen help including weekends.  This fast moving breakfast and lunch cafe would prefer someone with kitchen experience, professional and hardworking.  

Anyone interested should email Marissa at

Grand Bird Rum - From Grand Ten Distillery


Written by Emily Waterfield

Calling all mixologists—whether you like your cocktails shaken or stirred, we have the perfect new spirit to add to your liquor cabinet! Southie’s own Grand Ten Distilling has added a new rum to its arsenal of craft spirits. If you haven’t checked out Grand Ten

CIS Instagram Challenge

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Written by Heather Foley

Did you know we’re on Instagram?  It’s true, we are!  You can find us at caughtinsouthie, if you’re not following us yet get on it!  And if you’re not even on Instagram yet what the heck are you waiting for?  We love Instagram!  We love posting pics of our favorite Southie

Weekend Picks - August 21st

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August 28th

Worden Hall is officially open for business!  This shiny new spot in the Southie restaurant scene is opening on Thursday, August 27th!  Get the scoop:

Last call for Apres Beach at Stephi’s in Southie - 130

Friday Night Family Movie

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Everything is awesome!

Friday night is family movie night at the BCYC Curley Community Center M Street Family Beach.  Enjoy a free showing of THE LEGO MOVIE, popcorn, soda and water!  The free movie night is being sponsored by Hub Church in South Boston, in partnership with the City of Boston.