Event Notices

Thursday, August 8, 2013 News & Views: Jamboree, Al Natale’s Big Band Concert, NEWRA Meeting and CHROMA Jazz

Neighborhood View of the Day:

This young lady was at the Saint Joseph Feast this year when it rained on opening night. Fortunately, she had this colorful umbrella (and a smile). I was also inspired to post this today after reviewing Jeff Tamagini’s Umbrella Project and well, it’s going to rain.

Lady with the Colorful Umbrella – July 2013 – Photo by Matt Conti

North End / Waterfront Events on the Calendar:

Thursday, August 8
  • 11:00am – Rocks Talk – Children’s Program – NE Library
  • 2:00pm – North End Jamboree at Polcari Playground
  • 6:00pm – Greenway Zoning Overview Meeting for Town Cove – City Hall, Rm 900
  • 6:00pm – Seniors Concert & Party with Al Natale’s Big Band Orchestra at Nazzaro Center
  • 7:00pm – NEWRA Monthly Meeting – 1 Michelangelo St. ABCD Center (note location change) (See agenda)
  • 7:00pm – CHROMA: Berklee Modern Jazz Ensemble @ The Fairmont Battery Wharf Hotel

Keep up to date with events for North End Family Pride Week.

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

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People are Talking in the Comments:

  • dynex { Call it profiling.. I plead guilty as charged. But 3 black kids from Dorchester walking around this neighborhood with a gun and bolt cutters nearby… } – Aug 07, 9:59 PM
  • Resident { Look, I get it – folks who don’t live in the North End congregating near where a gun and bolt cutters are found admitting to… } – Aug 07, 6:49 PM
  • Joyce S { Maybe when a new contract with the trash hauler is signed but until then…they can start picking trash up at 7AM. I forget the reason… } – Aug 07, 6:06 PM
  • Joyce S { I am fairly certain that by contract they can pick up trash starting at 7AM but not before. } – Aug 07, 6:01 PM
  • Anthony { The bolt cutters where found hidden under a car in a private drive way, the fire arm was found under a van on hanover street… } – Aug 07, 5:50 PM
  • truth { also four black youths. two were arrested – both from dorchester. i witnessed the whole thing and called the police. http://northendwaterfront.com/2012/09/residential-breaking-entering-incidents-on-north-end-police-blotter/ } – Aug 07, 5:34 PM
  • Susan { I think your response needs a minor clarification – because it can be illegal to have bolt cutters in your possession, but if (and only… } – Aug 07, 5:32 PM

Join the discussion. Your comments are highly encouraged!

Boston Weather:

  • Rain showers in the morning with scattered thunderstorms arriving in the afternoon. High 79F. Winds S at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 50%.
  • 10-Day Forecast

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