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5 Things You Should Know This Week – December 21st

Support + Love for Dorchester Community Fridge

The motto of the Community Fridge is, “Take what you need, leave what you can;” and residents are welcome to grab whatever food they need or donate the food they have, without judgement. Well, the fridge could use a little love via donations.  To volunteer to bring items to fill the fridge – fill out this form here! 

Festive Food + Drink

Christmas is coming and here’s some festive food + drink to order and enjoy at home for the holidays! Check out our roundup here! 

Unique Gifts from DAP

The Dorchester Art Project has lots of great gift ideas. Stop by M-W 12pm-8pm. (Closed Christmas)  DAP is located at 1486 Dorchester Ave.

Cocktails for a Cause at The Industry

Help support neighborhood firefighter Dan Ranahan, Ladder 4, who was diagnosed with Hodgkins Lymphoma.  $2 from every Ladder 4 cocktail at The Industry made with Pomegranate infused peach vodka, fresh lemon, orange and housemade bitters will go to Dan’s fundraiser!

Support our Small Businesses

Shop our Small Business Holiday Gift Guide! The neighborhood is full of of amazing small businesses, makers and entrepreneurs offering unique goods and services. Caught in Southie wants to make it simple to shop local this holiday season. Our guide is filled with gift ideas including everything from home goods and jewelry to beauty products and gift cards! Speaking of supporting small businesses, the City of Boston is offering free meter parking on Saturdays for you to shop locally! 

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Maureen Dahill

Maureen Dahill is the editor of Caught in Southie and Caught in Dot and a lifelong resident of South Boston sometimes mistaken for a yuppie. Hockey mom, yoga enthusiast, lover of red wine and binge watching TV series. Mrs. Peter G. Follow her @MaureenCaught.