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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 28: Grand Opening at K9strolls Shop and Play

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is a cloudy day with a chance of rain in the morning. Temperatures will hover around 47 degrees. 

2. K9strolls Shop and Play Opening: Check out the new space for your four-legged companions at K9strolls Shop and Play (83 Pembroke St.) Daniel and Jim Avila-Batty, the owners, had run their business out of their South End home for several years, and recently opened up on Pembroke Street. Tonight they are holding a grand opening celebration from 6-8 p.m. See here for more information.

3. Live Music at Darryl’s: Elevation Theory, who got their start at Berklee College of Music, will be playing will tonight at 7 p.m. at Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen (604 Columbus Ave.) Their style is described as “definitive tones and sweet, pocketed grooves.” See here for more information

4. For Middle Schoolers: An “Art Journaling for Fifth-graders and Up” workshop will be held today  at the South End branch library between 4 and 5 p.m. It’s free and materials will be provided. See here for more information.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 28, 2013 at 1:47 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 27: Live Music at Darryl’s

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a pretty gross day. It will start out with rain and snow and turn into all rain after 8 a.m. High temperatures will be around 39 degrees. 

2. Bass Guitarist at Darryl’s: Bass guitarist Chris Faison, of Soul Fuzion, will perform tonight at 7 p.m. at Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen (604 Columbus Ave.) Faison will be playing different blends of music ranging from Top 40 to Old School. See here for more information

3. For Middle Schoolers: An “Art Journaling for Fifth-graders and Up” workshop will be held Thursday, February 28 at the South End branch library between 4 and 5 p.m. It’s free and materials will be provided. See here for more information. 

4.  International Women’s Day: Boston area women are invited to attend the city’s International Women’s Day Celebration on Friday, March 8 at Simmons College (300 The Fenway). A suggested donation of $ 6 per person includes a light continental breakfast and an informative discussion on the issue of women and hunger. RSVP by Monday, March 4 at http://iwd2013.eventbrite.com.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 27, 2013 at 10:33 am

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 26: Community Meeting on Albany Street Project Tonight

The 275 Albany St. project includes up to 220 residential units in the building on the north end of the site at 275 Albany St., identified as the “Traveler Structure.” The second building, located on the south end of the site and called the “East Berkeley Structure,” would feature up to 180 residential units in the second building. The total number of units would not exceed 380.

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a partly sunny day with a high of 42 degrees. 

2. Community Meeting on 275 Albany Street: If you’d like to have a say about the recently changed hotel-to-apartment-complex project designed for 275 Albany Street, stop by a South End community meeting tonight at 6:30 p.m. at Project Place 1145 Washington St. The developer of the Albany Street site was first approved in 2010 to build two hotels and a parking lot at 275 Albany Street. That plan changed the first time in the summer of 2012 to become half hotel, half residential, and the developer is now seeking to change the project to two new residential buildings. See here for more information

3. “Townie” Author at South End Library: Tonight, the South End Library and Friends of the South End Library will host acclaimed author, Andre Dubus III who will read from his compelling memoir, Townie. It describes his early life growing up amid violence and chaos on the poor side of  local towns –including Haverill –after his father, the eminent writer Andre Dubus, left the family and visited only on Sundays. The talk starts at 6:30 p.m. See here for more information.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 26, 2013 at 1:31 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 25: Foodie’s Expands to South Boston

Foodie's Urban Market

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a partly sunny day with a high of 42 degrees. 

2. Foodie’s Expansion: Foodie’s Market, which has served the South End community for 14 years from its location at 1421 Washington St., opened a $ 3 million new market at 240 West Broadway in South Boston. The owners were recipients of a $ 1.4 million small business loan made possible by federal stimulus funds.  

3. Exhibition Extended: Adelson Gallery (520 Harrison Ave.) has extended the stay of its Winfred Rembert exhibition, Caint to Caint. The title of the show is based on Winfred Rembert’s painting, “Caint to Caint (Can’t see when you go to work, can’t see when you get back),” referring to working in the cotton fields before sunrise until after sunset during his days in Cuthbert, Georgia in the 1950s and 60s. Rembert himself will be at the gallery on Friday, March 1st from 6-8 p.m. See here for more information.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 25, 2013 at 2:51 pm

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South End Open Houses: Add Your Listings for Feb. 23-24

South End. 485 Harrison Ave., Unit 403. Saturday, Feb. 23, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 24, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Mid-rise, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,801 sq. ft. $  929,000. Lexi Crivon, Coldwell Banker Residential Brokerage-Brookline, 617-731-2447.

Realtors, this is your space. Upload photos of the houses you’re showing this weekend and enter the property’s details in the caption.

Selling your Back Bay, Beacon Hill, Charlestown, North End, or South End place without a Realtor? Consider yourself invited to add your photos and details into the mix.

Please upload one photo per open house listing and include the following information in the captions of all photos:

Address

Date and time of the open house

Type of housing (condo, single family etc.)

No. of beds/baths

Square footage

Price

Agent’s name (if applicable)

Click on the big green “Upload Photos & Videos” button to get started. If you have any trouble getting the message out, send an email to southend@patch.com.

About this column: “House Hunt” is a weekly column featuring real estate open houses in the East neighborhoods of Boston.

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 22, 2013 at 12:55 am

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 21: Democratic Caucus Tonight

Charlestown Democrats will hold a caucus to select delegates for the 2013 Massachusetts Democratic Party’s Platform Convention today at 6:30 p.m. at the Charlestown Community Center.

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting today will be mostly sunny with a high near 33 degrees and wind gusts up to 26 mph. 

2. Calling all Democrats: The Boston Ward 8 Democratic Committee will be holding its caucus this Thursday February 21, at 6 pm at the South End Branch of the Boston Public Library (685 Tremont Street). More info here. 

3.  Creative Writing at Library: Love to write? Join Writing in the World: A Creative Writing Workshop for Adults offered at the South End Branch Library (685 Tremont St.) each Thursday. The seminar is aimed at beginning writers who want to experiment with poetry and short fiction. Limited to those over 55. See here for more information.

4. Jeff Jones at Darryl’s: Performing tonight until 11 p.m. at Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen (604 Columbus Ave.) is Self taught musician Jeff Jones, who will play guitar, alto saxophone and piano. See here for more information.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 21, 2013 at 2:57 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 20: Crash Course in Tango

TANGO

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting increasing clouds, with a high near 38 degrees and wind gusts up to 30 mph. 

2. Learn to Tango: Step into the new MOVIMIENTO (450 Harrison Ave.) for a crash course on authentic Argentine Tango tonight at either 6:30 p.m. or 8 p.m. No dance experience is required. You’ll learn the basic elements, practice drills, and work on movement quality as well as partner connection. The musical structures of Argentine Tango will be introduced. The cost is $ 55 and you can sign up at the door. See here for more information

3. Saxophonist at Darryl’s: Head to Darryl’s Corner Bar & Kitchen (604 Columbus Ave.) tonight at 7 p.m. to hear critically acclaimed saxophonist Nat Simpkins. Simpkins has performed all over the world at major venues and continues to be active as a saxophonist on the international music scene. See here for more information.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 20, 2013 at 2:09 pm

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 15: Temps to Hit 50 Degrees Today

EARLY 6AM  MORNING SUNRISE OVER SALVATION ARMY COMPLEX

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a mostly sunny day with a high of 50 degrees. It’s too early to be spring, but after last weekend, we’ll take it. 

2. Special Dinner at Estragon: Codorniu will host an exclusive vintner dinner at Estragon Tapas Bar (700 Harrison Ave.) tonight at 7:30 p.m. Guests will be provided the opportunity to taste creative pairings of food and wine as they learn about each. To purchase tickets call 617-266-0443. See here for more information.

3. Happy Valentine’s Day: Just because Valentine’s Day is over doesn’t mean you can’t celebrate with your loved one all weekend. If you didn’t go out on Thursday night, you can still bring him/her to out for a romantic dinner tonight to these South End restaurants that are offering Valentine’s Day specials through the weekend. 

4. Learn Decoupage: Decoupage is the art of collage. South End Artist Jennifer Sherr hosts this one-day workshop focusing on the basic technique of decoupage and faux painting. You will recreate a item on a home or wearable item. All supplies are included. Takes place on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at 59 Wareham Street. See here for more details. read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 15, 2013 at 1:52 pm

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South End Open Houses: Add Your Listings for Feb. 16-17

South End. 35 Fay St., #104. Sunday, Feb. 17, 12-1 p.m. Condominium, 2 bedrooms, 2 baths, 1,468 sq. ft. $  895,000. Brian Perry, Gibson Sotheby's International Realty.

Realtors, this is your space. Upload photos of the houses you’re showing this weekend and enter the property’s details in the caption.

Selling your Charlestown, North End, Beacon Hill, Back Bay or South End place without a Realtor? Consider yourself invited to add your photos and details into the mix.

Please upload one photo per open house listing and include the following information in the captions of all photos:

Address

Date and time of the open house

Type of housing (condo, single family etc.)

No. of beds/baths

Square footage

Price

Agent’s name (if applicable)

Click on the big green “Upload Photos & Videos” button to get started. If you have any trouble getting the message out, send an email to southend@patch.com.

About this column: “House Hunt” is a weekly column featuring real estate open houses in the East neighborhoods of Boston.

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 15, 2013 at 10:40 am

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Things to Know in the South End Today, Feb. 14: Free Parking at all Boston Meters

Parking meters

1. Weather: The National Weather Service is predicting a mostly sunny day with a high of 43 degrees.

2. Free Parking: All parking meters in Boston will be free today, thanks to an unexpected move from Mayor Menino. So when you’re taking your sweetie out today, you’ll have several more quarters to spend! See here for more information. 

3. Happy Valentine’s Day: Still haven’t decided what to do? Take your partner out for a romantic dinner tonight to these South End restaurants that are offering Valentine’s Day specials. 

4.  Creative Writing at Library: Love to write? Join Writing in the World: A Creative Writing Workshop for Adults offered at the South End Branch Library (685 Tremont St.) each Thursday. The seminar is aimed at beginning writers who want to experiment with poetry and short fiction. Limited to those over 55. See here for more information. 

5. Upcoming Event at Salty Pig:  Join General Manager Jillian Rocco and in-house Cheese Guru Anthony Liberti at The Salty Pig (130 Dartmouth St.), as they teach and treat you to a variety of wine and cheese pairings for their new educational and edible series, Board Games. It’s happening this Sunday, Feb. 17th from 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $ 30 and you can buy them in advance. See here for more information.  read more

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Posted by Massachusetts Legal Resources - February 14, 2013 at 10:36 am

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