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Fundraising event for earthquake victims (Sept. 25)

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When: Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016 — 5 to 9 p.m. Where: Filippo Ristorante — 283 Causeway Street, Boston, MA 02109 For tickets and donations, click here. The fund raising event Serata Solidarieta’ will feature a traditional Central Italian menu with: Arrosticini, Pasta Amatriciana and Porchetta. Click on the flyer for more information:

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Methuen Sons of Italy holds bocce tournament for earthquake victims

Bocce night at the Club

When: Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016 — 9 a.m. Where: Methuen Sons of Italy — 459 Merrimack Street, Methuen, MA 01844 The Methuen Sons of Italy will be holding a bocce tournament on Oct. 15 to gather funds for the victims of the earthquake that struck central Italy in August. Event info: 4 Player Teams – $25.00 per person, includes Italian lunch, 12–1 p.m. TEAM NAME________________________ Player 1 (Captain) _____________________________ Player 2 _____________________________ Player 3 _____________________________ Player 4 _____________________________ All guests and members are welcome to join for the Italian Lunch between 12 and 2 p.m. for a cost of $15 per ...

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Earthquake strikes central Italy – Ways to help

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The 6.2 magnitude earthquake that hit central Italy at 3:36 a.m. on Aug. 24 has killed at least 247, left more than 2,500 without a home and razed entire towns. “Half of the town is gone,” said the mayor of Amatrice, Sergio Pirozzi. Other towns near the earthquake’s epicenter, including Accumoli and Arquata del Tronto, have seen most of their buildings turned into rubble. Every few years, the country is rattled to its core by a large earthquake. In 2009, L’Aquila was destroyed by a large earthquake, while the region of Emilia-Romagna was hit hard in 2012. Every time a ...

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