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Things you should know for Monday, January 9, 2017!

Plan your events with the Community Calendar

Monday, January 9

7:00pm NEWNC Monthly MeetingLocated at the Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet Street, this monthly meeting is open to the public and will cover various neighborhood reports, a nursing home update, and information from climate ready Boston, view the agenda.

Tuesday, January 10

6:30pm FOCCP Meeting – Friends of Christopher Columbus Park. Located at the Mariner’s House, 11 North Square, visit for more information.

Wednesday, January 11

2:00pm Beacon Hill Village Presentation at One Beacon Street, 23rd Floor. “Home Modifications & Reorganizing for Accessibility” presentation, by Deborah Pierce, architect and author, hosted by Beacon Hill Village. The event is free. R.S.V.P by visiting to register online (registration is required).

6:30pm Friends of the NE Library Meeting. Located at the North End Library, 25 Parmenter Street, Boston, more information.

7:00pm NEMPAC Concert, Schubert & Beethoven Lieder. Through the all-encompassing journey of Beethoven and Schubert’s Chamber Music, the “NEMPAC Concert Series” January recital will highlight some of the greatest chamber works and lieder of these two composers, including Schubert’s Fantasia in f minor. Tickets and more info please visit, located at the Bijou de la Vida Art Gallery, 390 Commercial Street, Boston.

Three snowy photos from Instagram: 

North End covered in sn❄️w

A photo posted by Lane (@tillybrant) on

We look up at the stars and see such different things.

A photo posted by Clusk61 (@clusk61) on

A different view out of the window this morning…#winter is here! #icicles #snowday

A photo posted by Eddie Mc (@edmcc83) on

Keeping up with news around the neighborhood: 

What is it like to live in Boston’s North End?

Discussing the pros and cons of living in the North End, this profile takes you through the neighborhood from the hustle of Hanover Street to the many historic landmarks.  The Boston Globe has the full story through the eyes of local residents and taking your through the transitions of the North End dynamic over the decades. Do you agree with these pros and cons?

Key change as Boston rents head down

For the first time in six years, rents in Boston have fallen as housing supply starts to catch up to demand. In the fourth quarter of 2016, the average monthly rent for an apartment in Boston fell 1.7 percent, marking the first time rents have dropped since 2010. The Boston Herald has more on the new report that still has yet to ascertain whether the drop in prices is spread throughout the market or the most expensive apartments.

Latest on the Forum:

Keep up with what’s happening on the Events Calendar.

Weather Forecast:

Chance of Rain
Wed-03/29/17 30%
Chance of Rain
Cloudy with a few showers. High near 50F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 30%.
High 50° / Low 32°
Thu-03/30/17 0%
Sunny. High 47F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph.
High 47° / Low 34°
Fri-03/31/17 80%
Cloudy with snow developing during the afternoon. Temps nearly steady in the mid to upper 30s. Winds ENE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of snow 80%. Snow accumulations less than one inch.
High 39° / Low 34°

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