Groundhog Punxsutawney Phil saw his shadow but who cares, let’s get ready for the Big Weekend:

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Photo courtesy of Bob Somerville.

Plan with the Community Calendar

Friday, February 3

12:00pm Super Bowl Pep Rally at Faneuil Hall Marketplace.  Join Faneuil Hall Marketplace merchants and members of the Boston University Cheerleading team to rally for the home team as the New England Patriots prepare to take on the Atlanta Falcons for Super Bowl LI. We will be in the West End outside of Quincy Market (near The Salty Dog) from 12 pm – 2 pm.

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The Today Show will be also broadcasting live from Faneuil Hall Marketplace, near Cheers, from around 6:30am through the morning.

Saturday, February 4

9:00am-3:00pm Life of a Swiss Guard Exhibit Opens!  A new photographic exhibition which was unveiled at the Vatican Museum and is now on an international tour is coming to Faneuil Hall in Boston.  ‘Life of a Swiss Guard’, reveals the most photographed military corps in the world in a new light, away from the uniforms and flags.  Admission to the general public is free, runs February 4th through March 26th, 9am-3pm daily on the 4th Floor of Faneuil Hall, Armory, Ancient and Honorable Artillery Company Museum.

Super Bowl Sunday, February 5
NEW ENGLAND PATRIOTS – ATLANTA FALCONS
6:30 p.m. kickoff at NRG Stadium in Houston, TX
FOX TV, Halftime Show: Lady Gaga, Luke Bryan & Renee Elise Goldsberry
NFL.com Preview Site

North End, or Italy? 

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An entrepreneur with Down syndrome starts her own cookie company and finds sweet success

Collette Divitto, the 26-year-old entrepreneur and owner of Collettey’s Cookies has seen a massive increase in business since her story was featured on CBS Boston. Born with Down syndrome, Divitto started her company in the North End and has now seen her orders skyrocket to 60,000, continue reading at, The Boston Globe.

Marketplace Movie Nights

Gearing up for February school vacation, Faneuil hall is planning on hosting movie nights in Quincy Market. These features will be free with discounted snacks, Faneuil Hall Marketplace has more on the movies and showtimes.

Should City Hall Get Tough on Parking Space Savers?

Parking savers are a famous Boston pastime throughout the snow season that has become a tradition in some neighborhoods. All the downtown neighborhood associations are petitioning the Mayor’s Office to join the South End in banning space savers throughout the entire downtown area. BostInno has more on the movement to ban parking savers.

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

Weather Forecast:

Partly Cloudy
Saturday
Sat-10/20/18 10%
Partly Cloudy
Cloudy early with peeks of sunshine expected late. High 63F. Winds WSW at 10 to 20 mph.
High 63° / Low 45°
Chance of Rain
Sunday
Sun-10/21/18 70%
Chance of Rain
Rain showers in the morning, then partly cloudy and windy in the afternoon. High 48F. Winds NW at 20 to 30 mph. Chance of rain 70%. Higher wind gusts possible.
High 48° / Low 34°
Clear
Monday
Mon-10/22/18 0%
Clear
Except for a few afternoon clouds, mainly sunny. High 52F. Winds W at 10 to 15 mph.
High 52° / Low 42°

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