Week of August 27th
We smell bacon! Fast food chain Wendy's will be handing out free lunch today, Monday, August 27th from 11am-4pm. Enjoy free Son of Baconator sandwiches - two beef patties topped with four strips of Applewood Smoked Bacon topped off with mayo, ketchup, and American cheese. Also on the giveaway list are t-shirts, Frosties, gift cards and more.
Hungry? Tasty Burger (69 L Street) opens its take-out window on Wednesday, September 5th. Part of the Franklin Cafe family, Tasty Burger boasts some amazingly delicious burgers including such creations at the Spicy Jalapeno, Kahuna Burger with pineapple and a special Burger of the Day. A burger will run you about $5 - not bad!
The hunt is on! Scavenger in Southie takes place on Saturday, September 1st. Local resident Victoria Montemayer and wife of a two-time veteran of the War in Afghanistan is organizing a an outdoor scavenger hunt and fundraiser for the Andrew Square VFW Post and South Boston Veterans. This fun-filled event will focus on clues on Southie military history, local landmarks, and businesses. There will be a variety of routes and hunts for teens, families and adults. To learn more about the hunt visit, scavengerinsouthie.wordpress.com.
Tick tock! Only a few more days left to cash in on being a Caught in Southie fan. Boston Deals is offering an exclusive to you through Friday, August 31st. When you enter the secret promo code Southie, you will receive 25% off your first purchase of a daily deal! Whoopee! Check it out! http://deals.boston.com/deal/15307/super-duck-tours-boston?gc_affiliateid=2
Is your sixth grader taking the ISEE/SSAT test this fall? Give 'em The Edge to help them prepare! Two local Southie gals are running this prep course to help your little student sharpen their math and verbal skills so they can ace that test!
Courtney Dahill Sheppeck and Julee O'Brien Burke are both sixth grade Boston Public School Teachers from South Boston and both graduates of Boston Latin School - go Wolfpack!
Combined they both have 20 years teaching grade six with expertise in preparing students for entrance exams. In other words, they are the best! The course begins September 13th. for more information visit: http://www.caughtinsouthie.com/feature/edge