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3 Things and Photo Thursday: Moon Rise Over Harbor, New, Jazz Night with Sounds of Italy

Daily Neighborhood Photo:

It’s the perfect weather to watch the moon rise over the waterfront. Photo by Bob Somerville.

Three Things Today

1. On the Events Calendar for Thursday, July 21, 2016:

11:00am – More Than Words Popup Book Shop at Faneuil Hall Marketplace
“More Than Words is a nonprofit social enterprise that empowers youth who are in the foster care system, court involved, homeless, or out of school to take charge of their lives by taking charge of a business.” Located outside on the South Market.

2:00pm – Free Monkfish at Red’s Best (Boston Public Market)
Free Samples of Monkfish in Red’s Best’s stall; 2-5pm

3:30pm Fundable: Capital Raising Workshop at Frost Ice Loft
The Gallery at Frost Ice Loft (Faneuil Hall Marketplace) will play host to “Summer Startupalozza,” a unique pitching contest where entrepreneurs get a chance to present their businesses and business ideas to a group of VCs looking to cut checks and help fund the next BIG idea. To order tickets visit:

6:00pm Jazz Night with Sounds of Italy: Scanzonati
NEMPAC Summer Concert Series on the Waterfront at Christopher Columbus Park
6:00 – 6:30 p.m. Children’s Programming
6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Main-stage Concert
This series is free and open to the public.

6:00pm Restorative Yoga at Christopher Columbus Park
Free. Participants need to wear comfortable clothes and bring a yoga mat, blanket or towel and an open mind.

6:30pm ‘Get Lit After Work’ at Faneuil Hall Marketplace
Open-air readings by Boston’s finest writers. Howard Axelrod joins us this week.

2. Local news snippets:

Boston unwraps new city website – Boston unveiled its new city Web site today at Gone is the clutter of the old site. In fact, as you can see from the home-page, there’s a whole lot of nothing there, unless you like staring at a blue version of the lagoon in the Public Garden. Read more at Universal Hub.

PR executive George Regan sues over wet office – Regan has filed suit regarding water damage on a unit he acquired at Union Wharf in Boston’s North End. Read more at The Boston Globe.

3. Film Crew Gets View from Old North’s Spire

Keep up with what’s happening on the Events Calendar.

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