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Wellesley Planning Board seeks resident, business rep for Rte. 9 study group

Dear Town Residents and Commercial/Business Owners: The Planning Board is seeking 1 resident representative and 1 representative of the commercial/business community to serve on the Route 9 Enhancement Study & Plan Stakeholder Group. The Route 9 Enhancement Study & Plan is a community-outreach-driven study for the Route 9 Corridor that will provide tailored strategies for […]

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Wellesley Theatre Project to present Oklahoma!

                        Wellesley Theatre Project will present 3 performances of the classic musical Oklahoma! on July 31 (7pm) and Aug. 1 (2 and 5pm). Performances are held at the Wellesley High School Katherine L. Babson, Jr, Auditorium, 50 Rice St. Tickets are priced $12 for adults […]

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Wellesley to become Purple Heart Community

From Wellesley Veterans’ Office: For many years the Military Order of the Purple Heart, MOPH, has been encouraging communities and states around the country to declare themselves to be Purple Heart Communities. To honor these brave men and women, those who were injured in the service and those who made the ultimate sacrifice and gave […]

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Free family activities on Tuesday mornings at Wellesley Town Hall Green

LINX’s Wellesley Tree House is hosting free interactive early childhood classes on the Wellesley Town Hall Green on Tuesdays through August 11th from 10am – 10:45am. The goal of each event is to provide some structured summer fun to local families while sampling the different types of classes offered at the enrichment center. The events include music, art, […]

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Wellesley Chamber of Commerce golf event to tee off next week

The Wellesley Chamber of Commerce is returning to the Wellesley Country Club on Monday, July 27 for its annual golf event.  Proceeds from the event’s Match Hole will benefit the Wellesley Food Pantry, which currently serves more than 230 registered Wellesley households. Golf event registration info here:

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Wellesley police investigating home burglaries

The Wellesley Police Department is investigating two home burglaries that took place on Friday, July 17  in the McLean Street and Ashmont Road neighborhood.  In both cases, residents left their homes for a few hours during the early evening hours on Friday night.  When the residents returned home, they discovered the burglaries. In at least one […]

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Composers descend upon Wellesley

The annual Composers Conference & Chamber Music Workshops is once again being hosted at Wellesley College, and as usual, the event (being held through Aug. 2) will include public access to free concerts (including Wednesday and Saturday at 8pm in the Chapel) and lectures. Big names at the event include David Sanford and Edward Jacobs. […]

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Globe includes Wellesley’s Morses Pond in swimming hole roundup

In among Walden Pond, Boston’s Frog Pond and Cape locations, there’s our very own Wellesley-based Morses Pond, in this Boston Globe summery slideshow dubbed “Cool off at these 12 places to go swimming in Massachusetts.”

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