1.9 min readBy Published On: November 2nd, 2014Categories: Tips0 Comments on Week of November 3rd

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!

See Clearly! Wink Eyecare (647 East Broadway) is offering their grand opening 30% off a complete pair of eye glasses through the end of November.  This chic new eyewear boutique offers stylish frames from cat’s eye to traditional and everything thing in between.  With an optometrist and an optician on staff, Wink is the perfect spot to get your eyes checked and some cool new frames to see with.  If you have flex spending, no might be a good time to purchase a second pair of glasses before the end of the year.  If you don’t use it, you lose it!  

Vote!  It’s an election day on Tuesday, November 4th!   Polls are open from 7am to 8pm.  For information about polling locations and ballot information visit: www.wheredoIvotema.com or call 617-727-2828  Don’t forget, you’ll be voting on four questions too.  To get the scoop visit: https://caughtinsouthie.com/news-politics/questions-ballot

Hot diggity dog!   For the month of November, enjoy half priced hot dogs for just 80 cents at Sullivan’s!  We’ll take ours all around!

Just desserts! Top chefs from area restaurants, bakeries and culinary schools will put their dessert skills to the test as they compete in the 21st Annual Gingerbread House Competition.  This battle of gingerbread and icing will go down on Friday, November 7th from 10am to 12noon to benefit Housing Families, Inc. – a non-profit organization dedicated to ending family homelessness in Massachusetts.  The sweet and tasty creations will be judged by a celebrity panel including Caught in Southie’s own Maureen Dahill and her two sons Peter Gailunas (11 years old) and Henry Gailunas (10 years old).  Sweet!  You can view the gingerbread creations at the Boston Christmas Festival this weekend a the Seaport World Trade Center. Tickets are $10.  For more information visit www.bostonChristmasFestival.com