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Week of March 2nd

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Week of March 2nd

Challenge yourself!  Radiant Yoga is featuring their 21 in 31Yoga Challenge where you'll complete 21 classes during the month of March.

Week of February 23rd

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Be informed.  Get involved.  Learn more about Boston 2024 and what it means for our neighborhood. There will be a South Boston community meeting on February 24th at 6:30pm at the Condon School - 200 D Street.  We have a feeling it's gonna be a doozy.

Single in Southie.  Laugh Boston is hosting a

Week of February 16th

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Work it out!  Cure your cabin fever with a trip to the gym! Lifted Fitness (803 Summer Street) is now open for business and offering classes this week - Monday at 5:30 pm and Tuesday through Friday with classes at 6 am, 12pm and 5:30pm and Saturday at 9:30 am.

Week of February 9th

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Another snowstorm is upon us dropping another 24 inches upon the 50-plus inches we already have.  Just a reminder to be a good neighbor.  Take the pledge - http://www.caughtinsouthie.com/feature/good-neighbor-pledge

Sweets for your sweetie!  Valentine's Day is this weekend and Phillips Candy House

Week of February 2nd

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Be nice! Looks like another foot of snow will be getting dumped on Boston on Monday.  This is a perfect opportunity to be a good neighbor.  From joining your civic association to checking in on your elderly neighbors, take our good neighbor pledge today! 

Week of January 26th - Blizzard 2015

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First things first - a blizzard of epic proportions is coming our way!  Let's take a moment to take the pledge to be a better neighbor! From shoveling a neighbors stoop, to picking up groceries for your elderly neighbor to not abusing space savers, it's nice to be nice.

Week of January 19th - Happy MLK Day

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Eat brunch!  Lincoln (425 West Broadway) is open for Brunch on Monday, January 19th beginning at 11am in celebration of MLK Day.  Enjoy breakfast pizza, steak&eggs benedict, burgers and more.  Wash it down with a Bloody Mary or a Bucket of Bubbles.

Support! We all know how important the South

Week of January 12th

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Be informed.  NSTAR  is hosting a community meeting about area upgrades on Monday, January 12th at 7pm at the Tynan School - 650 East Fourth Street.  There is also a meeting on Monday at 6pm for the project at 728 East Broadway which includes the possible expansion of the Boston Beer Garden.

Week of January 5th

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Give blood! The Curley Recreation Center (aka the L) is hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross on Monday, January 5th from 2pm-7pm.  To make an appointment, please call 1-800-733-2767 or visit www.redcrossblood.org.  Walk-ins are welcome too!

Week of December 22nd

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Tick tock!  Times a ticking! Still have shopping to do?  Here is our list of suggestions for some serious stocking stuffing and last minute gift ideas: http://www.caughtinsouthie.com/shop/last-minute-southie-gift-guide

Volunteer! Since Christmas is the season for giving, why not give the gift of

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Week of December 15th

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Who's hungry?  Sidewalk Cafe has a new chef and some new additions to their menu including comfort favorites like meatloaf  and New York style corned beef or pastrami sandwiches - just like mom used to make!  Give 'em a try this week!  Visit http://www.sidewalksouthboston.com/ for more information!

Week of December 8th

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Mangia! Are you entertaining this holiday season?  Cafe Porto Bello wants to make it a little easier for you.  Order up some of their legendary party platters and trays - like their delicious eggplant rollatini or lobster ravioli.  To see a full catering menu visit: http://www.cafeportobello.net/

Week of December 1st

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Get longer, leaner and stronger!  Simply Barre will open its door in South Boston on Monday, December 1st on West Broadway.  The Simply Barre technique is a total body workout combining ballet, yoga, Pilates, and fitness conditioning.

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.