32 days to Nov. 5. Eleven days until the first televised debate between the two finalists.
THE DAY AHEAD: A list of happenings, as provided by the campaigns. Schedule entries are subject to change:
State Rep. Marty Walsh
8:15 a.m. Hispanic Heritage Breakfast (Revere Hotel , 200 Stuart St.)
11:45 a.m. Vertex Appreciation Luncheon (Vertex Corporate HQ, Seaport/Innovation District, 50 Northern Avenue)
12:45 p.m. BNN/Talk of the Neighborhoods taping (will air at a later date)
4:00 p.m. BPS Parents Meeting (9 Chestnut Sq., Jamaica Plain)
City Councillor At-Large John Connolly
El Mundo Hispanic Heritage Breakfast
Councilor Connolly will be speaking at 7:55 AM
Revere Hotel, 200 Stuart Street, Boston, MA
ODDS & ENDS: A supporter of former mayoral candidate Charlotte Golar Richie has been floating the idea of a write-in campaign. Golar Richie has said she plans to endorse one of the two finalists, and according to the Globe's Akilah Johnson, told  her volunteers at a Wednesday night "Thank You" event that she wasn't interested in waging a sticker campaign.....A poll of insiders  shows Rep. Walsh winning in November, according to Boston magazine's David Bernstein, who also obtains an internal  Connolly poll showing the councilor leading by a wide margin.....Walsh, on WCVB's "On the Record," claimed  an education reform group will be spending money -- $3 million -- on Connolly's behalf. Connolly, on the trail, says the number is being pulled out of "thin air ".....Connolly released yesterday a plan  focused on supporting women and minority-owned businesses.....The union that endorsed Felix Arroyo, SEIU 32BJ District 615, said yesterday it's endorsing Rep. Walsh.....A top gay rights activist endorsed Walsh, according to the Globe , while Connolly picked up the endorsement of the Rainbow Times .