New Coffee Shop Alert
Koko Cafe Boston is now open! The new coffee shop will serve breakfast, lunch, and of course, coffee! If you stop by this week, be aware that not everything on their menu is available yet but should be soon! Koko Cafe started off as a mobile espresso and coffee bar but its new location will be its first brick-and-mortar shop! The menu features everything from espresso to iced coffee plus items like Açaí pitaya bowl, cornbread french toast, baked eggs + chorizo for breakfast. The lunch menu features BALT, Chicken Pita, Chicken Club plus pierogis for lunch/dinner! They will be open 7 days a week!
Get a job!
Pure Oasis is looking for a full-time Retail General Manager for their new Downtown Location opening in March! The Retail General Manager is responsible for managing all day-to-day operations of the Dispensary in accordance with the State of Massachusetts and standards set by the company. The Retail General Manager provides support to all Cashiers, Dispensary Agents and Inventory Associates which includes: scheduling, training, providing policy and procedure updates, keeping updated with industry news and product information. You can learn more here!
Snacks on the Couch
These local Southie spots have curated the perfect Super Bowl-watching (or even TV-binging) snacks for you to enjoy while sitting on your couch! Check out the roundup here.
Southie Sports Signups!
Let’s go! Keep those kids busy and moving! Here’s a roundup of Southie sports signups! You can learn more here!
Save the Date – South Boston Transportation Action Plan (SBTAP)
The SBTAP team and SPARK Boston invite you to join us for Pint with a Planner in South Boston at Publico located at 11 Dorchester Street on Tuesday, February 7 from 6:00 PM–8:00 PM!
There will be appetizers provided at no cost as well as a cash bar. This will be an opportunity to gather with planners, project managers, and community engagement staff from the BPDA and Boston Transportation Department (BTD) to ask questions about the planning process, and share feedback, experiences, and your goals and visions for the future transportation network in South Boston.
Your input, in addition to the data findings in the newly released Existing Conditions report, will help guide a comprehensive evaluation process for our recommendations. We hope you will come and provide valuable feedback in a laid-back environment and have some fun with SPARK Boston!