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Things you should know for Thursday!

NEWRA holding the Community Calendar

Thursday, January 12

7:00pm NEWRA Monthly Meeting – Nazzaro Center, 30 N. Bennet St.  View the agenda, more information at,

North Bennet Street School hard at work: 

Notable news from other sources: 

Boston seniors and disabled residents could be exempted from snow shoveling

The Boston City Council will be looking into an ordinance that would exempt homeowners from having to shovel their sidewalks after a snowstorm if they are over the age of 60 and have a disability. UniversalHub has more on the proposed ordinance that several other Massachusetts communities have already passed.

Ben Affleck’s ‘Live by Night’ wilts by day

Despite part of the movie being filmed in the North End and the plot consisting of a North End mafia capo, “Live by Night” gets a scolding review for a, “screenplay that can’t decide which story to tell.” For more on the roaring ’20s gangster film directed by Ben Affleck, view The Boston Globe.

Latest on the Forum:

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

Weather Forecast:

Chance of Rain
Sun-04/30/17 50%
Chance of Rain
Chance of showers. Lows overnight in the mid 40s.
High 67° / Low 45°
Chance of Rain
Mon-05/01/17 50%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers early with overcast skies later in the day. High 54F. Winds E at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
High 54° / Low 50°
Partly Cloudy
Tue-05/02/17 20%
Partly Cloudy
Chance of a morning shower. Cloudy in the morning followed by partly cloudy skies and gusty winds during the afternoon. High 74F. Winds SW at 20 to 30 mph.
High 74° / Low 51°

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