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Week of November 24th

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Still need a turkey?  Foodie's (230 West Broadway) got plenty of fresh and dozen turkeys on hand as well as fresh produce for your sides.  Don't have time to make sides - Foodie's also has delicious side dishes at the ready in their prepared foods case.

Week of November 17th

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Be informed! Mayor Walsh's Civic Academy - an outlet for residents to collaborate with local government - is having its second class - this time with a focus on the environment and energy department in particular the city's Climate Action Plan.

Week of November 10th

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Win big at Sullivan's!  Stop by Sullivan's and mention Caught in Southie and you might be a winner.

Week of November 3rd

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Happy Birthday Boston Bagel Company!   Selling over 100,000 bagels this past year, Boston Bagel has proven to be a real crowd pleaser in Southie!  Stop by on Monday and wish them a happy birthday.  When you purchase a bagel or bagel sandwich on Monday, you'll get a free cup o' Joe on the house!

Week of October 27th

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Coat Drive! Jill Magner - a local professional organizer - will be running a coat drive to benefit Family Aid Boston & Friends of Boston's Homeless, both great organizations that help homeless men, woman and children throughout the city.

Week of October 20th

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Think Pink! Some South Boston businesses are joining forces in the fight against breast cancer.  On Thursday, October 23rd from 6pm-8:30pm sip, shop and dine your way around South Boston for an evening pink treats, pink cocktails and special discounts at participating businesses.

Week of October 13th

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Monday is Columbus Day! On Monday, banks, libraries, schools, and the post office will be closed.  The T is running on a Saturday schedule.  Liquor stores are open.  (Phew!)

Stretch and sculpt.  East Side Yoga and Fitness opens on Monday, October 13th.

Week of October 6th

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Kick ass!  For the month of October, Ultimate Self Defense (12 B Street) is offering free self defense classes every Tuesday in October from 6pm-7pm.  Learn some self defense moves and get a great work out too.

Week of September 29th

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Rejoice!  It's National Coffee Day!  To celebrate Dunkin Donuts is giving away a free medium dark roast all day on Monday, September 29th.  Here are 7 places to get coffee in Southie: http://www.caughtinsouthie.com/restaurants-bar/7-places-get-coffee

Wink!  Wink!  Welcome to Southie, Wink Eyecare!

Week of September 22nd

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Week of September 22nd

The Urban Art Bar has gone to the dogs! Mutts in the City - one of Southie's best dog walking services - along with The Urban Art Bar will be celebrating man's best friend with a special "yappy hour" for you and your pooch.

Week of September 15th

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Just add art! Fourth Presbyterian Church (340 Dorchester Street) is taking registrations for its winter session classes for the art and music program Soul Possibilities.

Week of September 8th

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Vote!  On Tuesday, September 9th don't forget to vote in the State Primary elections for Governor, Attorney General, Suffolk County Sheriff to name a few.  Polls are open from 7am-8pm.  For more information where to vote visit: http://www.cityofboston.gov/ELECTIONS/

Food fight! Bring your appetite

Week of September 1st

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Think you know Good Will Hunting?  Well, put your knowledge to the test on Saturday, October 11th.  Teams will be scouring the streets of South Boston for clues, answers, and mystery items.  The hunt will take you through bars, restaurants, landmarks and film locations.

Week of August 25th

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This week's forecast is filled with sunshine.  Get some beach time in before the season is over. After a hot day at the beach,  cool off with an ice cold beer.  The Seapoint Restaurant is offering an apres beach special.

Week of August 18th

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Movie Night! Mayor Marty Walsh and the City of Boston is hosting a family movie night on Monday, August 18th at 8pm.  The featured film of the night is one of our personal favorites - Rudy.  Popcorn will be provided by AMC Lowes Movie Theatre.

Tiki Week is back at Local 149! Celebrate the end of

Week of August 11th

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Books and the beach!  The South Boston Neighborhood House is inviting you to some good old fashioned fun on the beach!  On Tuesday, August 12th from 6pm-8pm stop by Carson Beach for an night of music, dancing, refreshments and books!  All kids will get a t-shirt and a book to take home.

Week of August 4th

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Health and Wellness Edition!

The November Project - Southie style!  The free fitness movement - The November Project will be meeting at Sullivan's at Caste Island on Monday, August 4th at 6:30am.  Just show up for a really fun workout and see what everyone is talking about!

Try a knockout workout!

Week of July 28th

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Sip and celebrate Urban Art Bar's new location!   On Monday, July 28th from 5pm - 8pm, stop by 709 East Broadway (formerly Calnan's) and check out their new space, have a cocktail and mix and mingle with friends!

Happy 100th Birthday - Armando Guarino!  Help him celebrate a century of life at his

Things You Should Know - Week of July 21st

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In the market for a car?  Mass Bay Credit Union (147 West Fourth Street) is hosting their annual Summer Used Car Sale featuring "gently used" cars from Enterprise.  This sale will take place on Wednesday, July 23rd from 10am-2pm  with a sneak peek on Tuesday, July 22nd from 2pm-4pm.

Week of July 14th

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Family fun on the beach! The South Boston Neighborhood House is inviting you to some good old fashioned fun on the beach!  On Tuesday, July 15th from 6pm-8pm stop by Carson Beach for an night of music, dancing, refreshments and books!  All kids will get a t-shirt and a book to take home.

Week of July 7th

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Where the heck is the train?  If you are tired of wondering where the Red Line is, this map is perfect for you.

Week of June 30th

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Give Blood!  American Red Cross is hosting a blood drive at the Curley Rec. Center on Wednesday, July 2nd from 2pm-7pm.  Donors of all blood types are encouraged to donate especially those with types O negative, B negative and A negative.  Stop by and due a good deed. 

Celebrate by creating art! The

Week of June 23rd

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Sip and shop.  Neatly Nested (373 West Broadway) is hosting a summer shopping night on Wednesday, June 25th from 5pm-8pm featuring Bash Studio and Miam Miam Macaronerie.  Enjoy 15% of everything in the in the store, summer cocktails, macrons, and special door prizes. 

Open hearts, open homes.  One

Week of June 16th

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Stop and smell and taste the rosé. On Monday, June 16th from 6:30pm-8pm join Social Wines (52 West Broadway) for their second annual Rosé Tasting with more than 25 wines to sample!  Summer is the perfect season for the refreshing pink wine!  It's the perfect wine for day-drinking too!

Try something

Week of June 9th

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Lunch at Lincoln!  Lincoln Tavern (425 West Broadway) - one of Southie's most popular spots - has announced lunch will be served!  Enjoy their brick oven pizzas, burgers, salads and more from 11am-5pm Monday-Friday.