Fro-yo on a hot day -- we've been doing that a lot this summer. There'll be another place to indulge when a new Pinkberry opens its doors in Boston's North End. Before the official opening on Friday, you're invited to come on in Thursday for free swirls and toppings. Aug. 1, 4-7 p.m. Pinkberry, 285 Hanover St., Boston. 617-248-0110, www.pinkberry.com
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