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Thursday’s News & Views: Big Bellies, Tree Pits, Easy Cannoli, Tasty Donations


What’s Going On Thursday, September 20, 2012:

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What’s new on the blog:

We posted photos of community leaders coming together through Taste of the North End to help neighborhood organizations. See the gallery.

So far, you like the new Big Bellies. If you haven’t voted yet, go here.

What people are talking about:

It’s under the radar, but many have noticed the efforts of the North End Beautification Committee. Their latest achievement is cleaning up the tree pits. See the photos.

Notable News Found Elsewhere:

Remember the cannoli thief from last week? How could you forget, I know. He got off easy and no charges were pressed. In the pun-heavy words of the Herald:

A pastry plunderer’s just desserts won’t be too hard to swallow, thanks to a North End bakery’s owners, who decided against exacting sweet revenge.

Just For Fun:

Excitement is building for the North End unveiling of a statue in honor of boxing champion, Tony DeMarco, on October 20th. We highlight another boxing statue unveiling this weekend for Rocky Marciano. See the post.

Neighborhood Photo of the Day:

It was a night for charity and celebration at Lucia Ristorante on Tuesday where donations from the annual Taste of the North End were presented to many neighborhood and community organizations. More photos.

Taste of the North End Co-Chairs, Donato Frattaroli and Jim Luisi with Eliot School Principal Traci Walker Griffith – September 2012 – Photo by Matt Conti

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Your comments are welcome below. Then, go out and enjoy the day!