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Watch documentary and talk trash in Wellesley

A  family friendly get-together to watch a short documentary about Wellesley’s Recycling and Disposal Facility (RDF), talk about trash and eat pizza will be held on a Friday, Sept. 26 from 6:30 – 8:30 pm at the Unitarian Universalist Society of Wellesley Hills, 309 Washington St. The UU Learning Community and UU Green Sanctuary Ministry Team […]

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Wellesley dump find of the week

  Every Wellesley resident knows about the Recycling and Disposal Facility’s Give and Take area.  If there’s a house in town that doesn’t have something somewhere in it from that every day, free yard sale, then that’s the house where most of that stuff comes from in the first place. What is a better-kept secret […]

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Record turnout expected for Wellesley Art in the Park event on May 17

The Wellesley Women Artisans invite the public to take part in a unique community art event on May 17 during Wellesley’s Wonderful Weekend: Vinyl LP records reclaimed from the Wellesley Recycling & Disposal Facility will be painted and displayed in a “beautiful and dramatic exhibition” at Simons Park next to the Wellesley Free Library. You […]

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Wellesley RDF closed Monday for MLK Jr. Day

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Sunday dump days coming to Wellesley this fall

RELATED: Why Wellesley RDF is closed most Sundays

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Why Wellesley RDF is closed most Sundays

A Wellesley resident who moved into town a few years ago asked us recently why the Wellesley Recycling & Disposal Facility isn’t open most Sundays (“I can’t tell you the amount of head-scratching and consternation this single issue causes for all new residents. This is so hard for households with two working parents,”). Our recall […]

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Wellesley RDF to take your household hazardous products May 5

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The sequel: $20K Wellesley dump book mystery still unsolved

The Townsman provides an update on the Marlborough man who last year found a hollowed out book at the Wellesley Recycling & Disposal Facility. The man, who wanted to return the money to its rightful owner, said he has been inundated with emails from would-be swindlers as well as by the media and well wishers. […]

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Wellesley Give and Take area re-opens April 11


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Heads up on Wellesley RDF holiday schedule

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