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Saturday 5/24/13 News & Views: Rainy Start to Holiday Weekend, Red-Nosed Photo and Things to Do

Neighborhood View of the Day:

It’s a rainy Saturday start to the Memorial Day weekend. To lift your spirits, here is a photo of a red-nosed bicyclist with a daffodil in his hat on the Greenway.

Red Nosed Daffodil Hat Guy on Bicycle – April 2013 – Photo by Matt Conti

Did you take a cool photo in the North End / Waterfront? Email it to info@northendwaterfront.com to have it featured here.

North End / Waterfront Events on the Calendar:

  • USS Constitution Memorial Day Family Weekend takes place Saturday through Monday at Charlestown Navy Yard, 9am-6pm. Learn about the life of a Marine and Sailor at sea by learning to march, using the tools of the seafarer’s trade, exploring everyday life on board USS Constitution, and making an Officer’s Hat. Young sailors can purchase a “Build a Ship” activity to take home or make at the Museum ($2). For more information, call (617) 426-1812 or visit www.ussconstitutionmuseum.org.
  • It’s Opening Day for Open Market on Greenway at Wharf District Greenway Parks on Sat, May 25, 11am – 5pm
  • Revolutionary War Medicine at Paul Revere House – Saturday, May 25; 1:00–4:00 Medical historian Ed Page takes on the role of regimental surgeon Elisha Skinner. Find out how he treated bullet wounds and disease on the battlefield during the war. North Square.

View the details on upcoming events and meetings in the Events Calendar.

New on the Blog:

People are Talking:

  • John Levensen { Never been to your establishment but now I’m going to have to give it a shot! } – May 24, 8:34 PM
  • Thomas Gioia { Thank you Flash for your comments. I have owned and managed the Four Winds for decades, I have paid out more than a million dollars… } – May 24, 6:43 PM
  • Domenic Piso { The issue of times and days that trash vs recyclable materials be picked up is vitally important to all residents of the North End. Several… } – May 24, 5:44 PM
  • Jennifer mcgivern { I like that this organization gets things done! Thank you, I look forward to seeing the difference on the streets. Matt, can you post an… } – May 24, 5:40 PM
  • David Marx { This is WONDERFUL news! Many thanks to the NEBC. } – May 24, 4:50 PM
  • Flash Gordon { The bar will remain open whether there is karaoke or not. Jukebox, JD or karaoke are all just as loud. Why should karaoke even need… } – May 24, 4:38 PM
  • Salem Street Guy { The permitting scheme in Boston is so anti-business, layered with cronyism, and graft, it is just absurd. } – May 24, 1:48 PM

Join the discussion. Your comments are highly encouraged!

Boston Weather:

Saturday May 25
Day – Rain showers in the morning becoming a steady light rain in the afternoon. High around 50F. Winds NNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%.
Night  – Steady light rain in the evening. Showers continuing late. Low around 40F. Winds WNW at 10 to 20 mph. Chance of rain 70%.


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