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!
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/
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.
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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
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.
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.
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/
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.
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.
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
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.
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!
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
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.
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.