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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:

Partly Cloudy
Mon-10/23/17 10%
Partly Cloudy
Areas of dense morning fog. Cloudy skies this morning will become partly cloudy this afternoon. High 67F. Winds SSE at 10 to 15 mph.
High 67° / Low 63°
Partly Cloudy
Tue-10/24/17 20%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy and becoming windy. Slight chance of a rain shower. High 71F. Winds SSE at 20 to 30 mph.
High 71° / Low 66°
Chance of Rain
Wed-10/25/17 100%
Chance of Rain
Showers with a possible thunderstorm in the morning, then variable clouds during the afternoon with still a chance of showers. High 68F. Winds S at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Locally heavy rainfall possible.
High 68° / Low 54°

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