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Monday’s Brief: Reckless Bikers, Body Pulled from Harbor, A Man & his Cannoli

Things to know for Monday

It’s Monday, February 26th and if you just so happened to see a reckless crew of ATV and dirt bike riders making their way through the greenway on Saturday afternoon, rest assured they were eventually stopped. 

The group of about 25-35 off-roaders were stopped at a road block near Exit 18 on Interstate 93 where state troopers attempted to corral the pack as some tried to get away. The Boston Herald reports more than a dozen bikes being seized and one biker was even shot in the foot. 

Here’s what you need to know for the week ahead…

Notable News:

Body pulled from Boston Harbor in Charlestown

Boston fire officials have reported that divers have recovered a body from the Boston Harbor on Sunday morning. Boston Police are still actively investigating the incident. While further details are not available at this time, NBC Boston reports the death did not appear to be suspicious according to police.

A Man Enjoying His Cannoli:

Plan your events with the Community Calendar:

Tuesday, February 27

12:30PM Gentle Yoga for Adults. Join the North End Library at 25 Parmenter Street as certified yoga instructor Maura Almy leads the weekly yoga class for all levels, see additional details here.

5:00PM Wharf District Council Meeting. There will be a Wharf District Council Meeting in the Wharf Room at Boston Harbor Hotel at 70 Rowes Wharf. The proposed agenda includes updates from the Boston police, Boston Planning & Development Agency, supplemental information from BPDA, Mass Coastal Zone Management, the Greenway Conservancy and more.

7:00PM CANCELLED – ZLC Meeting. The zoning, licensing and construction meeting has been cancelled for this month as no new items have appeared for review. Please reach out to Victor Brogna at vbrogna@gmail.com with any questions.

Wednesday, February 28

8:30AM POSTPONED – The Harbor Use Forum: Suffolk Downs Redevelopment has been cancelled for this month. A new date for the next forum will be announced soon.

From the Community:

Charlotte Cushman (1816-1876): America’s First International Star

The North End Library will be hosting a talk on Wednesday, March 24th from 6:30 to 7:30PM at 25 Parmenter Street. The discussion will feature America’s first international star, Charlotte Cushman, continue reading.

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2 Replies to “Monday’s Brief: Reckless Bikers, Body Pulled from Harbor, A Man & his Cannoli

  1. Hi Katie,
    This month’s Harbor Use Public Forum has been postponed. We’re sorry for the confusion and should have a new date for the next forum soon. Could you update your listing to avoid any confusion? Thank you!

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