Time to celebrate the season!

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Published in the December 2, 2016 edition. WAKEFIELD — Tonight and over the weekend, the town will be transformed into a holiday wonderland. Frosty the Snowman comes to Wakefield tonight sometime after 6 p.m. as the Wakefield Center...

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The Christmas tree elf delivers during the holidays

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Published in the December 2, 2016 edition. By MARK SARDELLA WAKEFIELD — During the holiday season, what could be more fun and exciting for the whole family than getting a Christmas tree? How about having your Christmas tree delivered to...

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July 4th fundraising begins at Stroll

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Published in the December 2, 2016 edition. WAKEFIELD — The Wakefield Independence Day Committee will begin their fundraising efforts for the 2017 Fourth of July Parade with a Fourth of July in January Indoor BBQ. The date is Jan. 14, the...

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Holiday season lights up in town center

Posted by on Dec 1, 2016 in Local Headline News, North Reading News, North Reading Transcript | Comments Off

Published in the December 1, 2016 edition By BOB TUROSZ NORTH READING — North Reading Center came alive with trolley rides, bunnies and goats in the Historic District, Santa on the Common and more holiday lights and Christmas spirit than...

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Selectmen reject beer and wine license transfer

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Published in the December 1, 2016 edition By BOB TUROSZ NORTH READING – After taking the matter under consideration for a couple of weeks and reopening the public hearing last Monday night, the Selectmen voted 4 to 1 to deny the transfer...

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Some parents want more recess time for students

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By DAN TOMASELLO Published in the December 1, 2016 edition NORTH READING — Last week, a dozen parents met with the School Committee to discuss issues associated with recess for elementary students. Sandra Road resident Tracy Conlon, a...

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No one goes cold or hungry

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Published in the December 2, 2016 edition MELROSE — As the holiday season begins, Mayor Rob Dolan is once again making the annual appeal for donations to the Melrose Emergency Fund. “The holidays are a time for getting together with...

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Melrose Drama presents ‘The Laramie Cycle’

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Published in the December 2, 2016 edition MELROSE — Come join Melrose Drama as it presents the impactful and thought provoking production The Laramie Cycle at the Melrose Performing Arts Center, located at the Veterans Memorial Middle...

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Chamber’s annual holiday extravaganza Friday, Saturday

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Published in the December 2, 2016 edition MELROSE — Following is the schedule of events planned for the 2016 Home for the Holidays celebration. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 2 • Edward Jones, 502 Main St., 4:00pm – 5:45pm Santa is holding court at...

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Local taxes going up

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Published in the November 30, 2016 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — On Monday, the Board of Selectmen voted to set the residential and commercial tax rates despite the objections of several MarketStreet Lynnfield business owners in...

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Town to ring in the holidays Saturday

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Published in the November 30, 2016 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD — It’s the most wonderful time of year. The town will be ushering in the holiday season on Saturday, Dec. 3 when the highly anticipated Country Store, Tree Lighting...

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Navy veteran honored for his service

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Published in the November 30, 2016 edition By DAN TOMASELLO LYNNFIELD —Tom Tully has dedicated his life to giving back to his country as a U.S. Navy veteran and as a firefighter. The Association of the First Corps of Cadets, a private,...

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