Boston Pride Week events this Saturday will include a parade and festival. The parade will traverse South End, Back Bay, Beacon Hill, and City Hall Plaza and will last from noon to 4 p.m. The festival will run from noon to 6 p.m. at City Hall Plaza. For more events, visit

Free screenings of The Tale of Despereaux presented by LSC and sponsored by Finboard take place today and Saturday at 8 p.m. in 26-100.

Novartis has erected a two-story curtain in the parking lot where their new building will be built, just south of N42. Drilling tests are being performed behind the curtain to evaluate soil conditions. Construction has not started, nor has regulatory approval been granted.

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