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5 Things You Should Know This Week – January 25th

The Ice Creamsmith is hiring!

For over 40 years, The Ice Creamsmith in Lower Mills has been churning out delicious made from scratch ice cream!  Making their ice cream in small batches on-site – (it goes from production to scoop in as little as 24 hours), the Ice Creamsmith has been delighting generations with their sweet treats!  It will open for its 45th season on March 1st. Applicants must be friendly, reliable, hardworking, flexible, ready to learn, able to work nights/weekends – and at least 16 years old. Head to their website to fill out an application!

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle

Have you seen the recycling dropboxes in the the neighborhood? For residents looking to drop off their household textiles, including clothes, shoes, sneakers, bags, stuffed animals, bedding and towels, those items must be dry and placed into a secured plastic bag. You can find Southie’s dropbox 450 West Broadway.  You can learn more here! 

#ProjectTakeout

Show our neighborhood restaurants some love! From pizza and dumplings, to tacos and steak dinners, Dorchester has some of the best restaurants around – plus it’s a great way to show your support!  Some restaurants offer cocktails, wine + beer to go too! Check out our roundup here! 

Tips for Being a Better Dog Owner

As a dog owner, we all like to think we are responsible but judging by the amount of poop bags left on the sidewalk, we are not.  So we thought we’d offer some tips to help us all become better dog owners. You can check them out here! 

Dorchester Winter Farmers Market

Fresh vegetables, fruits, meats, eggs & more. You can now get farm-fresh food delivered right to your door! Dorchester Winter Farmers Market has gone virtual. Visit their website to place your order!  You can also learn about food assistance & the City of Boston’s Coupon ProgramSNAP/HIP benefits accepted. #DWFM #DWFM2021 North of Boston Farm family farmers since 1683 – is providing home delivery for the Dorchester Winter Farmers Market!

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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.