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Angst growing in Wellesley over schools, recreation, government

The public school vacation that begins in a week might be coming at just the right time in Wellesley as angst is simmering over several issues in town. *First, parents and students who support the performing arts within the Wellesley Public School system expressed their concerns at the School Committee¬†this past week about possible big […]

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Wellesley snow day, in pictures

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Wellesley Free Library book sale, Feb. 4 – 7

We were lucky enough to get a sneak preview of the goods, precisely organized and tended by the Friends of the Wellesley Free Libraries volunteers. All money raised fund adult and children’s library programs, the annual Arnold Lecture, museum passes, maintenance of the fish tank, and support library staff enrichment. Members’ preview night: Thursday, Feb. […]

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Seeking to reunite student with identity in Wellesley

On my way out of the Wellesley Bakery & Cafe at 542 Washington St.,¬†where I had just polished off a very nice heart-shaped shortbread cookie with a lovely jam center, I looked down and saw this student I.D. It will be at campus security by mid-afternoon, Ms. L.B. That’s the kind of service you get […]

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The Swellesley Report: Like us on Facebook, dammit

Staff members of The Swellesley Report, written by local bloggers who tirelessly report on more than you really need to know about Wellesley, Mass., recently convened at a major editorial meeting to rationally discuss the most pressing issue facing the 10-year old online publication — how to achieve the much-coveted milestone of 3,000 Facebook likes. […]

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Massachusetts Presidential Primary set for March 1; Wellesley voting/polling info

March 1 is the voting date for the Presidential Primary. Ballots are now on hand in Town Clerk Kathleen Nagle’s office, Town Hall (525 Washington St.). Voters who are eligible to vote absentee are welcome to come in to vote, or to apply by mail for absentee ballots. Voters must be out of town or […]

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Annual Wellesley Town Election set for March 15

Nomination papers for town-wide office may be obtained until Friday, January 22 at 5 pm. Nomination papers for Town Meeting member may be obtained until Friday, February 15 at 5 pm. Absentee requests for this election may be filed at any time. Ballots will be available approximately February 20. Polls will be open 7 am […]

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Apt tutoring to seek apt Wellesley pupils in need of test prep, college counseling

Apt Tutoring, Test Prep & College Counseling is just about set to sign a lease for a Wellesley location, as it branches out beyond its main Hingham office. The 8-year-old business, owned by Lisa Gelman who has impressive academic chops of her own (B.A. from Smith College and a M.A. and Ph.D. in political science […]

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