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    • Wednesday
      A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 67. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
    • Tuesday
      A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 64. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
    • Tuesday Night
      A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52. Chance of precipitation is 40%.
    • Monday
      Partly sunny, with a high near 62.
    • Monday Night
      A chance of showers. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 51. Chance of precipitation is 30%.
    • Sunday
      Mostly sunny, with a high near 60.
  • RSS This day in history

    • April 19, 1897: First Boston Marathon held
      On April 19, 1897, John J. McDermott of New York won the firstBoston Marathonwith a time of2:55:10. The Boston Marathon was the brainchild of Boston Athletic Association member and inaugural U.S. Olympic team manager John Graham, who was inspired by the marathon at the first modern Olympic Games in Athens in 1896. With the assistance […]
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What is a Hamfest?
It is a gathering of amateur radio enthusiasts that meet to share ideas, learn new concepts, buy and sell equipment and have a good time.

Why attend a hamfest?
It gives you the opportunity to meet new friends, see new equipment, sell excess equipment and learn about the hobby.

It is easier to buy equipment on the internet!
True but it does not give you a chance to put your hands on the equipment and see if it really meets your needs.