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What the heck is Sustainability anyway Wellesley?

Wellesley residents attending high school in town or elsewhere are invited to create a video to explain what the environmentally friendly buzzword Sustainability means in such a way that 5th graders can understand it. The deadline is March 1, and winners will be announced at the Wellesley STEM Expo later in March.

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Wellesley couple gives Super Bowl tix to wounded soldiers

WHDH-TV has the story of a Wellesley couple that owns New England Patriots season tickets and that have donated their Super Bowl tickets to a pair of injured soldiers who are Pats fans. 7News Boston WHDH-TV   ALSO: Wellesley well represented in Patriots Hall of Fame

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Wellesley Rte. 9 West Dunkin’ Donuts back in action

The Rte. 9 West Dunkin’ Donuts in Wellesley closed for a dough-over in October, but has now re-opened. Wellesley has 5 DDs in town.

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Ring ring, buzz, buzz: Wellesley Public Schools re-open Thursday

I’ve officially had more calls and emails this week from Wellesley Public Schools superintendent David Lussier than from anyone in my family. Our cellphones and landlines just performed a beautiful robo-call ringtone symphony, so it must be official: School is on for Thursday. Dear WPS Community, After digging out from the two feet of snow we […]

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Wellesley snow total: 25 inches

Yes, everyone knows it’s been snowing in Wellesley, but we did get a few questions about what the total snowfall from the story in town was. This wasn’t as easy to find as we’d hoped, poking around the National Weather Service website and local TV weather news sites, which seemed to mention every town aside […]

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Drone view of snow-covered Wellesley

Wellesley’s Robert Plenge shared this drone-eye video of Wellesley snowed under. MORE: Scenes from the storm in Wellesley

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Scenes from the storm in Wellesley

[View the story “Winter storm Juno in Wellesley” on Storify]

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Wellesley stocks up on milk, water & everything else

Shoppers filled up the cash registers at local supermarkets on Monday in anticipation of winter storm Juno. Here’s a look at Roche Bros. in Linden Square at around 4pm. Thanks to reader Cherie Hoffman for sending along the photos. MORE Wellesley Storm action

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