Festivale Italiano thrives on Silver Street
September 8, 2022
HURLEY - Festivale Italiano drew a hefty crowd on Saturday, packing Silver Street with people of all ages exchanging smiles, hugs and shout-outs.
The 70-ish temperatures were warm with just enough wind to feel a little crisp at times.
"Not too hot, not too cold - this is perfect," said Benjamin Romanowski of Hurley, who was there with his daughter, Breanna, 10.
Romanowski, who was wearing a "Hurley Pride" sweatshirt, said that, earlier in the day, his daughter had played in Wakefield's 3-on-3 Gus Macker Basketball Tournament and he had been shingling a roof.
"A little work, a little fun," h...