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Attention water users: Wellesley to flush hydrants

HYDRANT FLUSHING Monday, October 20 – Friday, October 24 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. The Water & Sewer Division of the Department of Public Works will be flushing water mains throughout the Town beginning Monday, October 20 through Friday, October 24. Hydrant flushing is performed between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. The […]

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Celtics Coach Stevens to field questions at Wellesley Rotary event

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Wellesley North 40 guided walk (Oct. 18), Kids’ Trails Day (Oct. 19)

Enjoy the outdoors this weekend in Wellesley with two events organized by the Wellesley Trails Committee. On Saturday, Oct. 18, from 9-10am, explore the much discussed North 40 property near Morses Pond.  This easy and enjoyable walk will take trails adjacent to the Crosstown Trail along the Cochituate Aqueduct, through woodlands and a pine forest, […]

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Wellesley North 40 purchase plans: Hold everything!

The Town of Wellesley and Wellesley College have issued a joint statement regarding discussions by the school to sell the North 40 property and efforts by the town to be considered as a buyer. Concerns have been raised by the town and Save the North 40 backers that Wellesley College’s timetable of getting a deal […]

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Wellesley Public Schools superintendent needs your help

From Wellesley Public Schools/Wellesley Education Foundation: Wellesley Public Schools (WPS) and the Wellesley Education Foundation (WEF) are partnering to form four Superintendent’s Advisory Committees (SACs) that will advise and support the implementation of key areas of the school district’s strategic plan. WEF and WPS are seeking qualified, passionate candidates from varied backgrounds and experiences, including private […]

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Wellesley flu clinic set for Oct. 30

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Grenade found in Wellesley home a dud

The Wellesley Police and Fire Departments responded to a home on Marshall Road — in a neighborhood near Morses Pond where many streets are named after military generals — this morning for a report of a grenade that had been found.  Construction crews working inside a single-family home found a military hand grenade while removing a wall. […]

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Wellesley volunteer fair at library Oct. 19

Organizations currently scheduled to participate in the Fair include: Wellesley Friendly Aid, Neighbor Brigade, Wellesley Free Library, Wellesley Council on Aging, Wellesley Media Corporation, Independent Transportation Network, Elizabeth Seton Residence, SOAR 55, and Wellesley ESL. There are still a few slots open for Metrowest-based non-profit or municipal organizations. Interested organizations should contact Megan Burns at […]

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Wake up: Tickets on sale for “The Drowsy Chaperone” at Wellesley High

Wellesley High School’s 2014 fall musical will be the Tony award winning show The Drowsy Chaperone, which tells the story of a theater fan,whose favorite 1920’s musical comes to life on stage while he plays the original Broadway cast recording for the audience.  At the wedding weekend of a former show girl, a cast of characters engage […]

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Wellesley Symphony Orchestra season opener Oct. 19

Wellesley Symphony Orchestra kicks off its 66th season with a concert on Sunday, Oct. 19 featuring Patriotic Overtures, Haydn & Hohvaness featuring Joseph Foley, shown here. The pre-concert talk is at 2:15pm and the main event starts at 3pm at MassBay Community College on Oakland Street. The lineup: – Hohvaness Prayer of St. Gregory  – Haydn Trumpet […]

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