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Wednesday 5/29/13 News & Views: Storm Front Photo and Events Featuring Cannoli, Redheads and Politics

Neighborhood View of the Day:

Yesterday’s photo showed the beautiful weather that came over Boston Harbor on Memorial Day. Going back a few days to Friday evening, the photo below displays the storm front as it was moving east over the Harbor Islands. A cruise ship is seen in the distance making its escape.

Storm’s a Brewin’ over Boston Harbor – May 2013 – Photo by Matt Conti

Did you take a cool photo? Have it featured by emailing it to info@northendwaterfront.com. Please include a title, date taken and a sentence or two describing the photo.

What’s Happening In The North End / Waterfront:

There are three events happening in the neighborhood at 6:00 pm on Wednesday evening:

  • North End Historical Society hosts the “History of the Cannoli” at the Nazzaro Community Center, 30 N. Bennet Street. See the flyer.
  • The North End Library hosts a viewing of “Red Headed Woman” as part of its Forbidden Film Series at 25 Parmenter Street.
  • Philip Frattaroli hosts the campaign kick-off for his bid to be City Councilor At-Large at Filippo’s Ristorante, 283 Causeway Street. See the event posting.

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

What’s new on the blog:

What people are talking about:

  • John Pregmon { I second that, Fran! Great job (as always), Matt, and excellent event to celebrate and remember those that served! } – May 28, 8:34 PM
  • Salem Street Guy { Maybe we can get Bova’s to hire someone to clean up within 100ft of Prince & Salem intersection on Saturday and Sunday mornings. } – May 28, 2:43 PM
  • pal { I saw two fellows accompanied by a friendly young lady, all in bright green t-shirts sweeping and cleaning Hanover Street this morning. What a great… } – May 28, 1:28 PM
  • Janet Gilardi { Good idea, Matt ! We already know what a crowed Hanover Street looks and feels like ! } – May 28, 12:08 PM
  • Fran { Your pictures are a wonderful display of a memorable event! } – May 28, 9:33 AM

Join the discussion. Your comments are highly encouraged!

Notable News Found Elsewhere:

  • Election results: For State Rep. in the 8th Suffolk District, Jay Livingstone tops Josh Dawson. For 1st Suffolk State Senator, Linda Dorcena Forry won over Joe Ureneck. Election results.
  • Wondering why Boston’s building boom is producing such random, stumpy development? Boston Magazine questions that and the overall role played by the Boston Redevelopment Authority. Read more.
  • Whale spotted in Boston Harbor. See WGBH.
  • Housewife Glamour visits the North End. See the vacationer’s blog post.
  • Peter Meade, BRA Director, has announced he will leave the office at the end of Mayor Menino’s term at year-end. See the BBJ.

Your additions and comments are welcome below.

4 Replies to “Wednesday 5/29/13 News & Views: Storm Front Photo and Events Featuring Cannoli, Redheads and Politics

    1. Matt is correct, they’re updating the concept and re-opening soon.
      They have a good facebook page (not sure if it’s a fan or friend page) where they post on a regular basis.
      It’s a good way to stay in touch with what they’re up to.

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