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Watertown is a town in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States. It is part of the Greater Boston area. The population was 31,915 at the 2010 census. logo
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Having your home severely damaged by a storm can turn your world upside down. The damage could simply be cosmetic, or so extensive as to render your home uninhabitable.
THUMBS UP to the peace procession down South Main Street in Fall River on Monday. The procession began in 1975, when there was unrest in Portugal.

The Dover Board of Health will sponsor its annual flu Clinic for Dover residents and town employees on Tuesday, Oct. 25, from 1-3 p.m.
Sherborn's Lifetime Learning is presenting the topic of climate change in a three-session class beginning Nov. 3. Editor's Note: The following was submitted by Sherborn Lifetime Learning.

"All truths are easy to understand once we discover them," Italian astronomer galileo Galilei once said. "The point is to discover them.
Raising Your Child on the Autism Spectrum Series: 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. Oct. 19, Asperger/Autism Network, 51 Water St., Watertown. Parents learn practical strategies for raising children with Asperger Syndrome or similar autism spectrum profiles.
Gateway to history, Frederick Douglass Ave: a mural downtown illustrating historical figures and buildings in Brockton. Mural. 2. City Hall, school Street: the center of city government, opened in 1894, features paintings of the civil war and war ...
Registration is now open for the Bogastow Ski Team, which is open to all Skiers age 7 and over. Details and racer information can be found on www.
Watertown, MA - There are four level 3 sex offenders living, working, or both in Watertown, or are known to spend time in the city, according to the Massachusetts Sex Offender Registry Board.
HAUNTED FOREST HALLOWEEN MAZE - Mahoney's garden Center, 242 Cambridge St, Winchester. Free. From Oct. 7 to 30. children can wander though a Halloween Forest for a daytime adventure, while others can bring flashlights during extended ...
For people who have already made up their mind on the next president, the ballot questions and local representatives, there's no reason to wait until Nov 8 to cast a ballot.
The outcome of the presidential election on Nov. 8 will likely have an impact on the United States Supreme Court for decades. The death of Antonin Scalia leaves the court equally divided on ideological lines.
Dear James: We have some crushed and stained spots in our dining room carpeting. The rest of the carpeting is okay. What is the bet way to repair these damages spots without total replacement?
State Sen. Will Brownsberger is sponsoring a Senior CharlieCard Day from 1:30-3:30 p.m. Oct. 25, at the Beech Street Center, 266 Beech St., Belmont, as part of the Senior Center's Health Fair.

Hale Reservation, 80 Carby St., Westwood, is open to the public daily. Main office hours are weekdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Summer hours are 7:30 a.m.
Visit the Watertown Mall at 10 a.m. Oct. 14, near Carters, 550 Arsenal St., Watertown. A special Halloween event hosted by the Watertown Mall and the Watertown Family Network.
Ward's Berry farm allows customers to pick their own pumpkins at the farm's patch. On weekends, Wards has hayrides every 15 minutes from 10 a.m.
As the Swap Shop season winds down, the Sherborn recycling Committee would like to notify residents that furniture will be accepted until Oct. 15 in order to make sure it finds a home before the end of the season.
Watertown represented at a New Roads social justice Ministry forum titled "refugees and immigrants: Their rights - Our Responsibilities" on Oct. 2 at St. Joseph's Church in Belmont.
Editor's Note: From May-October, we will be running a weekly roundup of local farmstands. Shop local and discover the best produce, plants, etc.
The Red Sox' playoff run came to an end last night, but the team gave fans a lot to cheer for in Big Papi's final season. And with so much young talent batting for Boston, there's plenty to look forward to for years to come.
With the designs nearing competition, work is advancing on efforts to finally connect Watertown to the region's network off-road bike and pedestrian paths.
With election Day rapidly approaching, Watertown residents are split on whether the town should adopt the Community Preservation Act to fund open space protection, historic preservation, affordable housing and outdoor recreation.
For questions or to register for these events, please visit the website (individual event links included below), or contact Nicole at nnacamuli@thetrustees.
The Red Sox are back in the playoffs and ready to make some noise for Big Papi's final season. We know Boston fans will be backing them all the way.
The troop members had a lot of fun playing with the huge guns, sleeping in the same authentic bunks that the sailors slept in, while learning how the sailors lived.
Ward's Berry farm allows customers to pick their own pumpkins at the farm's patch. On weekends and Columbus Day, Wards has hayrides every 15 minutes from 10 a.m.
As an aspiring chef I find myself adventuring to local markets and stores of Watertown to pick up multiple ingredients for different meals, snacks or inventions.
The Dedham Public Library will host the following events. The main library is located at 43 Church St. For information on events at this location, call 781-751-9284.
Yet at a time in our culture when the folks we lionize seem so "unheroic," so tainted, so flawed, so vapid, so disposable, so weak of character, Ortiz will be missed (at least by this fan) for his essential goodness.
First up, Weymouth brewery Barrel House Z has opened its taproom at 95 Woodrock Road. Barrel House Z was founded by Russ Heissner, Harpoon Brewery's original brewer, and all of the beers will be aged in barrels, ranging from bourbon to wine to tequila ...
In Dover-Sherborn's schools, some of the MCAS scores have declined; third-grade results from Chickering Elementary show a 13 percent drop, while there's a 20 percent decline for the third-grade results from Pine Hill Elementary.
Have you ever had to deal with a tantrum while waiting on line at the supermarket or bank? Have you ever experienced those disapproving looks from others, or even critical comments when your child "misbehaves" in public?
Once upon a time, when I was a fraternity pledge, one of the brothers came up to a group of us and demanded to know the lyrics to the song "Louie, Louie.
For most high school graduates, the next logical step is college. For Watertown resident Kevin Vieira, high school led directly into the fashion world.
After almost a decade, the Watertown police Department is re-launching the citizens police Academy, a program aimed to educate residents about how police do their job and approach their role in the community.
The Watertown Senior Center is located at 31 Marshall St. For information, call 617-972-6490; or visit
Last fall, the Watertown (Mass.) field hockey team set the national record for consecutive games without a loss at 154. Watertown added another national record when it beat Wilmington, 2-0, for its 107th consecutive win.
During the early 2000s, Lorraine Lee set her sights on buying a Cape style home with a generous amount of green space for gardening.
State Sen. Richard Ross, R-Wrentham, was recently recognized by Beacon Hill Roll Call for his 100 percent voting attendance record in the Massachusetts Senate in 2016.
In addition to activating the window, the bank has installed an ATM next to the drive-through window as well as installing a night deposit box.
One museum in the city is forgoing the regular fee as part of Museum Day Live. By Alex Newman (Patch Staff) - September 23, 2016 11:40 am ET.
On Sunday, Sept. 25, at 3 p.m. at 112 North Main St., Sherborn, Dr. Rod Poling from the Holliston Animal hospital will be attending Ask the Vet, a Greyhound Friends-sponsored event.
The 60- to 75-minute classes are free, although donations are welcome, as they go to fund the church's youth Fund, a fund that teens use to finance service initiatives.
The deadline for a submission for Briefly is noon the Friday prior to it appearing in the paper, though earlier submission is encouraged.
Hale Reservation, 80 Carby St., Westwood, is open to the public daily. Main office hours are weekdays from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Summer hours are 7:30 a.m.
THE BIG E - Sept. 16-Oct. 2, 875 Memorial Ave., West Springfield. The Big E, the largest fair in the Northeast, is gearing up for its centennial celebration with Entertainment, an exhibit showcasing the rich history of Eastern States Exposition, fun ...






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