Things to know for Monday
Events for Monday, November 6:
On This Day: “Honey Fitz” Fitzgerald Elected to Congress. On November 6, 1895 an Irishman from the North End was elected to the U.S. Congress. Ten years later, John Francis Fitzgerald won the Boston mayoral election, rattling the Yankee establishment with his work on behalf of the poor, immigrants, and workers. After withdrawing from the 1914 mayoral campaign, he turned his attention to grooming his grandsons for their political careers. Three of them served in the U.S. Senate. His namesake, John Fitzgerald Kennedy, would be the 35th President of the United States, continue reading.
6:30PM Rev. Stephen Ayres 20th Anniversary at Battery Wharf Harborview Ballroom. There will be a 20th anniversary celebration of Rev. Stephen Ayres Ministry at Old North Church.
Massachusetts made the rankings at #4 for most bicycle-friendly states in a new report by bicycle advocacy group, the League of American Bicyclists. In the state’s report card, it noted the city’s plan to expand bike lines in the North End, more from MassLive.
Israeli-based insider threat management firm, ObserveIT, recently moved its headquarters from New York to Boston’s John Hancock Building in 2014. Today, the 40-employee start up has settled into a unique new space at 200 Claredon Street where the open layout of the new office features dedicated conference rooms and spaces to some of Boston’s most prominent neighborhoods like the North End, BostInno has the full story.
Old Mr. Boston:
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Plan your events with the Community Calendar:
Tuesday, November 7:
Wednesday, November 8:
6:30PM Friends of NE Library Meeting. There will be a meeting at 25 Parmenter St. for the friends of the North End Library.
From the Community:
Boston Harbor Now will recognize responsible development along Boston Harbor at their Annual OnBoard Awards and Networking Celebration. Their 2017 Honorees are Clippership Wharf, a Lendlease property; and Atlantic Wharf of Boston Properties, continue reading.
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Partly cloudy skies this morning will give way to cloudy skies and rain during the afternoon. High 41F. Winds ESE at 10 to 15 mph. Chance of rain 80%.
High 41° / Low 37°
Partly cloudy skies during the morning hours will become overcast in the afternoon. High near 55F. Winds NW at 10 to 15 mph.
High 55° / Low 37°
Periods of rain. High 41F. Winds ESE at 15 to 25 mph. Chance of rain 100%. Rainfall near a half an inch.
High 41° / Low 37°
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