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Karaoke, Bigfoot In The Library Tomorrow

[youtube]iBU-MxydbWQ[/youtube] Today was long and my brain is currently jiggling like a bowlful of jelly and/or Santa’s belly, so forgive me if I’m not my usual witty self and I just copy and paste the press release I wrote about what’s happening at the nine neighborhood libraries tomorrow (tomorrow being Wednesday.)  David already mentioned it, …

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Hope For Endangered Library Branches?

I don’t normally use this site as a political platform–unless it’s to promote the politics of dancing and/or feeling good–but there’s been some crazy library developments lately.  And by crazy I mean stupid. Two weeks ago, the library board voted to close four branches in the city–Fox Point, Olneyville, Smith Hill and Wanskuck–and to abandon …

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United BBQ Opens On Ives Street

The Ives St renaissance continues with the opening United BBQ — 3 years in the making, and I don’t think proprietor Claude Goldstein will take offense at the admission that some of us weren’t sure this day would ever come. Best BBQ seitan I’ve ever had, among the many vegetarian options. (Properly filing us veggies …

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Tomorrow: Fox Point Garden fundraiser

Fox Point Community Garden Harvest Party & Fundraiser: Thursday, November 13, 6-9pm At the Portuguese Social Club (2nd Fl) 32 Sheldon Street (at Traverse St) Plenty of parking on the street or in the Holy Rosary Church parking lots behind Adler’s. Music by the K.C. Moaners (It’s National Jug Band Month!) Delicious Food and Cash …

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Tuesday — Fox Point Bath House opening

 This project has taken a lot of toil to make happen, and was the focus of much of my efforts on the city council. Please join us as we reclaim this historic building (once on the Preservation Society’s “10 Most Endangered Buildings” list) for Fox Point. It’s at Ives and Wickenden Streets. Historic Fox Point …

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Tomorrow — Fox Point Garden fundraiser

The Fox Point Community Garden will be holding its first fundraiser on Monday from 7-10 PM at the Portuguese Sporting Club at 92 Gano St. The garden just finished up its second season, with 120 plots tended by hundreds of people. And thousands of butterflies.There’ll be music and food and auctions and such. Suggested donation …

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Two-weeks’ notice: Fox Point garden fundraiser

The Fox Point Community Garden will be holding its first fundraiser on December 3rd from 7-10 PM at the Portuguese Sporting Club at 92 Gano St. The garden just finished up its second season, with 120 plots tended by hundreds of people. And thousands of butterflies. There’ll be music and food and auctions and such. …

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