Category Archives: Holidays

Holiday shoppers descend on Wellesley Marketplace

This year’s Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club’s annual Wellesley Marketplace event that took place Saturday at the Wellesley Middle School drew over 2,000 shoppers and 175+ exhibitors. I scooted in early to take a few pictures and left wishing I could have really dug in and shopped, it all looked that enticing. But duty called me […]

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5 Unique finds at Wellesley marketplace

The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club‘s Wellesley Marketplace takes place on Saturday, Nov. 21 at Wellesley Middle School, 50 Kingsbury St. Premium Admission starts at 9am for $20. General admission starts at 10am for $15 for adults and $5 for students and seniors. With its cut above the ordinary offerings, shopping at Marketplace is always […]

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What’s closed in Wellesley on Veterans Day

The following will be closed in Wellesley on Veterans Day: Schools Town Hall and all other town offices Libraries Post offices Banks Recycling and Disposal Facility Note that the MBTA will run on a regular weekday schedule, and the RIDE Service will operate on a Sunday schedule. See here for ways the town is honoring […]

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Wellesley Marketplace is ready to help you check off your shopping list

  The Wellesley Hills Junior Women’s Club will host the 39th Annual Wellesley Marketplace on Saturday, November 21st at the Wellesley Middle School, 50 Kingsbury St.  Open from 9am – 4pm, Marketplace is an annual retail favorite for those seeking unique holiday gifts for family and friends.  Shoppers will have access to over 200 vendors and […]

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Wellesley Veterans Day observances coming up

INFORMATION:    Stanley Spear,   781-489-7509

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Can you really trick-or-treat at Wellesley’s funeral homes? was kind enough to include Wellesley in a new slideshow about “10 trick-or-treating hot spots in the Boston area.” And the photo used to illustrate the sort of place kids might want to visit? Why, it’s the George F. Doherty & Sons Funeral Home on Rte. 16 in Wellesley. Do they know something we […]

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Wellesley Recreation Halloween House Decorating Contest Winners

Here are the winners for Wellesley Recreation’s 2015 Howling Haunted Halloween House Decorating Contest. Winners were chosen by Wellesley Rec’s Boo Crew and prizes, including The Local gift certificates, were delivered to the residents. Wellesley Rec’s Halloween Day parade kicks off at 11am for kids up to 8 years old. MORE: Wellesley Halloween Happenings 2015 […]

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Wellesley runners get a jump on Halloween

The Couch-to-5K crew, prepping for next month’s Wellesley Turkey Trot, could be seen running through town today in their Halloween finest. Look for the infamous Wellesley Wigglers to be scampering around town tomorrow morning as well in costumes… MORE: Wellesley Halloween Happenings

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