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Bleak week for Wellesley Patch and its sister news websites

The implosion of the Patch online news websites across the country continued this week, with hundreds of layoffs reportedly executed by Hale Global, the turnaround specialist that recently bought the news outfits from AOL. Things don’t look good at Wellesley Patch, which started in 2010¬†and got off to a decent start, busily posting news items […]

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Wellesleyites: 1 in every 41 of you is a Millionaire!

According to a Boston Business Journal report based on Massachusetts Department of Revenue data, Wellesley has more millionaires than every town or city in the state other than Boston and Newton. Perhaps not surprising considering that the median home price in Wellesley is up over $1.1M — who’d you think could afford these houses? (Note […]

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Surprise! Wellesley schools open

The Wellesley public school superintendent has announced schools are open at the usual time on Wednesday.

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Power line fire in Wellesley

Scary sight in Wellesley on Saturday on Shadow Lane, which is near Morses Pond. Both the Wellesley Fire Department and Municipal Light Plant got the situation under control. Thanks to reader JSG for sending.

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Straight from the horse’s mouth: Wellesley mom blogs about life at the barn

          Wellesley mom Kristie Callahan Gill is the town’s newest member of the blogosphere. Gill started her blog,, as a way to share what she’s learned about the joys and trials of providing her young daughter with an equestrian education. It’s an insider’s look at the horsey life, with posts […]

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Happy New Year, Wellesley

Thanks for all the great tips, feedback, ideas and kind words throughout the year. We’ll give it another go in 2013 — our 8th year. How you can help in the year ahead? *Think of us first if you have a tip or idea. We’ve set the bar low and we’re discreet. *For those of […]

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Wellesley 2013: Year in Pictures

Please use the Previous/Next arrows on the photos to zip through more than 4 dozen images capturing a sense of Wellesley 2013.

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